Thank You for Being A Part of International Seminar on Hydro Power & Sustainable Development

Odisha Hydro Power Corporation (OHPC Ltd.) is a gold rated ISO 9001:2000:14000:18000 company of Govt. of Odisha and operating 6 nos. multi located hydro power stations at Hirakud, Chiplima, Rengali, Upper Kolab, Upper Indravati, & Balimela and one Joint hydro Power Project with APGENCO at Macchkund. The Total installed capacity is 2062 MW. OHPC is now in the process of  diversifying into the fields of solar, thermal etc.

The Central Board of Irrigation and Power (CBIP), since its inception in 1927, is engaged in the dissemination of information regarding recent technological advancements in the disciplines of water resources, dam engineering, tunnels and underground works, rock mechanics, geosynthetics, power and renewable energy. Besides, it provides a forum for exchange of experiences, facilitating flow of technology through the organisation of symposia, seminars, workshops, training courses, both at national as well international levels, in liaison with international organisations.

The CBIP acts as Secretariat of the Indian Chapter as well as Indian National Group of many international organisations like International Society for Rock Mechanics (ISRM), International Water Resources Association (IWRA), International Commission on Large Dams (ICOLD), International Geosynthetics Society (IGS), International Tunnelling and Underground Space Association (ITA), World Water Council, etc.

Department of Water Resources Development & Management, Indian Institute Technology, Roorkee, was established in 1955 as an Asian African Centre to honour India's commitment at the Asian African Conference held in Bandung. The department offers application based Postgraduate Degree programmes in Water Resources Development and Irrigation Water Management primarly for imparting training to in-service Engineers (Civil, Electrical and Mechanical) and Agricultural Scientists. Sponsorship from the organisation is essential for obtaining admission to various programmes in the department. A balanced blend of academicans and field engineers in the faculty with long experience in planning, design, construction, operation, and maintenance of water resources and hydropower projects help in implementation of application oriented academic programmes. The department is actively involved in research, development and extension activities in the areas of water resources, hydropower and irrigation management. The department has so far trained over 2543 in service engineers and agricultural scientists from 50 countries including India.