Chandigarh, March 17:- Following the orders of Sh. K.K. Yadav, IAS, Commissioner, Municipal Corporation Chandigarh a team of engineers of B&R circle of MCC conducted inspection of recarpeting work of road at sector 9/4 here today under chairmanship of Sh. Shailendra Singh, Chief Engineer accompanied by Sh. Sanjay Arora, Superintending Engineer, B&R and concerned Executive Engineer, Sub Divisional Engineer and contractor.
During the inspection it was found that the approved job mix formula and allotment letter was not available at site moreover, the percentage of bitumen in tack coat cannot be established since the plate to test the same was not available at site. Bitumen extraction, it was conducted and it was found that bitumen is as per job mix formula. The density on non nuclear density gauge was conducted and found 2202.5 kg/cum at 92.2% and compaction temperature of the material was found 39.2’C.
In view of the inspection, the Executive Engineer Road division No.3 was directed to examine the facts and ensure that the work is being executed strictly as per DNIT and MORTH specifications. The report in this regard shall be submitted with recommendations before making any payment to the contractual agency.