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NATIONAL SURVEY DAY – 2016
Brief note on the Technical Talk on
ROLE OF SURVEYING IN PLANNING AND CONSTRUCTION OF AMARAVATHI
Prof. Kodali Srinivas *
The Vijayawada Local Center of the Institution of Engineers (India) organized National Survey Day – 2016 at its premises on Monday, the 11th April, 2016 at 18.30 hrs. Er. V Gopal, FIE invited the dignitaries on to the dais while Er. Butta Rajasekhar, MIE introduced the speaker to the audience.
Dr. M Kamaraju, FIE, Chairman of the center presided over the meeting. The speaker Prof. Kodali Srinivas, Professor of Civil Engineering Department, Kallam Harinatha Reddy Institute of Engineering & Technology, Guntur while delivering on the caption ROLE OF SURVEYING IN PLANNING AND CONSTRUCTION OF AMARAVATHI with Power Point Presentation said that the planning and design of all Civil Engineering projects such as construction of Towns, cites, highways, Water ways, bridges, tunnels, dams etc are based upon surveying measurements.
Moreover, during execution, project of any magnitude is constructed along the lines and points established by surveying. Thus, surveying is a basic requirement for all Civil Engineering projects.
Here we have a life time opportunity to participate in planning and construction of Amaravati, the People's capital of Andhra Pradesh. It is envisioned to be a city of world-class standards with a vision of increasing Andhra Pradesh’s prominence in the world. It will be developed as smart, Blue-Green and sustainable city. The Capital has to provide cutting-edge infrastructure, comfortable livelihood and immense prosperity for the People of Amaravati.
· Professor of Civil Engineering Department, Kallam Haranatha Reddy Institute of Engineering & Technology, Chowdavaram, Guntur.