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CBRI to undertake safety study of Parliament building

15 July 2012

NEW DELHI:  Questions over safety of the 85-year-old Parliament building in the event of a quake have prompted the Lok Sabha Secretariat to ask a premier research institute to undertake a study of the structure.

Roorkie-based Central Building Research Institute (CBRI) has been asked to undertake the study on finding whether the Parliament building will be able to withstand a major quake.

The CBRI has been vested with the responsibility of generating, cultivating and promoting building science and technology in the service of the country……..

Read more: http://www.business-standard.com/generalnews/news/cbri-to-undertake-safety-studyparliament-building/32391/

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Written by csirindia

July 17, 2012 at 5:18 am

Posted in CBRI

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