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General Department of Public Works

The Directorate of Public Works is in charge of the orientation, advice, follow up and control of the construction, repairing and maintenance of the road, bridge infrastructure. The Directorate of Public Works is lead by a Director General who is assisted by Deputy – Director General.

There are five departments in the Directorate of Public Works :

  • Department of Roads

  • Heavy Equipment Center

  • Technical Research Center

  • Department of Waterways

  • Department of Sub-National Public Infrastructure and Engineering

DEPARTMENT OF Roads

The Department of Roads is in charge :

Realize, maintain, manage and fix the exploitation regulations on road infrastructure as roads, paths, bridges or tunnels, ferry, barges and municipal roads.

For this mission, the Department of Road has two functions :

a.  Elaborate the maintenance program and manage the roads and bridges :

  • Collect the data and use the essential data to understand the road network.

  • Manage the technical documents of road use and bridges or tunnels, and all the information concerning the road network.

  • Elaborate the budget, share the means, do the follow up and control all the maintenance works.

  • Manage the public properties, roads, waterways and railways.

b. Manage the site construction of roads and bridges :

  • Study, manage and elaborate the maintenance program of roads and bridges.

  • Elaborate the budget, share the means, do the follow up and control.

  • Evaluate the realized site construction.

  • Manage the ferry, barges.

HEAVY EQUIPMENT CENTER

The Heavy Equipment Center is in charge :

  • Study, research, elaborate the project and realize the new constructions.

  • Manage and control the equipments and mechanical vehicles under the Heavy Equipment Center.

  • Study and organize training on mechanical vehicles for the personnel.

PUBLIC WORK RESEARCH CENTER

The Public Works Research Center is in charge :

  • Elaborate the technical standards and the preparation for the execution.

  • Study, research, and prepare the project of public constructions.

  • Value the construction, quality of material, and new technology for the execution of the Ministry works.

DEPARTMENT OF Waterways

The Department of Waterways is in charge :

  • Study and execute the works concerning the waterways, the navigation on the natural waterways.

  • Make the plane, the map of the rivers, ways and channels.

  • Realize the signs and buoys for the navigation in the river

  • Take all measures against which bothers the navigation and water movement.

  • Circulate the news to the sailors concerning the obstacles, which newly appear.

  • Prepare the acceptable location for the rafts, floating houses.

  • Examine the construction requests in the rivers, under the rivers, in the air crossing the river.

  • Study, research on the works and protect the bank subsidence.

  • Propose measures and dredge the river to have a good depth to serve the transport.

  • Build the local ports by co-operating with the local authority.

  • Manage the land of the river hold.

  • Examine the requests to pump the water from the river and to flow the water in the river that can destroy the water depth.

  • Create the duty and the regulation on the transport vehicles which use the navigation ways.

  • Register the water level of all the rivers in the country for the water navigation.

DEPARTMENT OF Sub-National Public Infrastructure and Engineering

The Department of Sub-National Public Infrastructure and Engineering has the following roles and tasks:

        A- Sub-National Public Infrastructure

  • Supervise the sub-national public infrastructure, including underground public infrastructure, on-ground public infrastructure, roads, road facilities, drainage facilities, infrastructure construction, for-road reserved land, public services on for-road reserved land, roads for pedestrians, vehicle stopping and parking places, parking premises, gardens and plantations in capitals, provinces, cities and towns.
  • Study, prepare and propose the underground public infrastructure development and construction projects, including tunnels, drainage facilities, networked canals, water reservoirs, drainage piping systems, and infrastructure related to the waste water treatment systems, waste water treatment stations and waste water pumping stations.
  • Study, prepare and propose the on-ground public infrastructure development and construction projects, including roads, road facilities, infrastructure construction, intersected roads, cross-over roads (aerial roads), divided roads, roads for pedestrians, roads for bicycles, public spaces, in order to reduce traffic jams and facilitate the food protection system in capitals, provinces, cities and towns.
  • Study, prepare and propose the development and construction projects for vehicle stopping and parking spaces, parking premises, roads for pedestrians, gardens and plantations along the public streets in capitals, provinces, cities and towns.
  • Publish to educate people in participating in the maintenance and protection of the underground and on-ground public infrastructure, roads, road facilities, drainage facilities, infrastructure construction, vehicle stopping and parking places, parking premises, roads for pedestrians, gardens and plantations along the public streets in capitals, provinces, cities and towns.
  • Monitor and evaluate the environmental impact, and give advice on the engineering and sub-national public infrastructure construction technical works.
  • Prepare the registration and classification of all engineering and sub-national public infrastructure constructions.

      B- Engineering work collaboration between the ministry and other engineering entities

  • Study, prepare and propose the cost estimation and technical control of the road and bridge construction, repair and maintenance works of different engineering entities.
  • Study the data and information about economic and social affairs, and then provide them to the ministry’s partners in road and bridge construction, repair and maintenance projects owned by the ministry.
  • Collaborate with partners, enhancing the road and bridge construction development according to the modern technology, and guarantee the quality and safety.

        C-Managerial work

  • Monitor the daily tasks, and make monthly, quarterly, biannual, 9-month, annual activity reports and other departments’ activity reports.
  • Write and compile laws and technical standards useful for the engineering and sub-national public infrastructure construction, repair, maintenance and protection works.
  • Coordinate the road works with the road-supervising ministries, institutions and entities, and update the road data.
  • Collaborate with relevant ministries, institutions and development partners to outsource budges for studying, constructing and technically controlling all underground and on-ground sub-national public infrastructure constructions, vehicle stopping and parking places, gardens and plantations along public streets, and all road and bridge constructions, implemented by engineering entities.
  • Undertake other tasks assigned by the General Department of Public Works and the Ministry.