Urban water supply maps
Our experiences of building a visual map of water supply to Chennai from available data sets on water quality and water related infrastructure by NEERI are noted in this article. NishaT posted 7 years 9 months ago

Cleaning, analysis and contextualizing the available data

Chennai water supply map (summer)
Mapping Bangalore's water supply
The experience of building a visual water supply map of Bangalore city from available data sets by NEERI is noted in this article. NishaT posted 7 years 9 months ago

The construction of a visual map of water supply to Bangalore city from available data sets on water quality and water related infrastructure by NEERI as a part of the data project started by India Water Portal, Arghyam was a challenging task.

The visualisation process

Bangalore water supply base map
Mapping Mumbai's water supply
Our experience in building a visual water supply map of mumbai city from available data sets by NEERI is noted in this articles. NishaT posted 7 years 9 months ago

The construction of a visual map of water supply to Mumbai city from available data sets on water quality and water related infrastructure by NEERI as a part of the data project started by India Water Portal, Arghyam was a challenging task.

The visualisation process

Mumbai water supply base map
Chennai's water quality mapped
What does the mapping of the water quality data onto the existing water supply map of Chennai tell us? NishaT posted 7 years 9 months ago

Objective

To  visualize the water quality of Chennai over its existing water supply infrastructure map.

Roadblocks

Chennai city base map
Call for proposals ' Reinvent the Toilet Challenge – India', Ministry of Science and Technology
A challenge that seeks to support the development of innovative, new sanitation technologies, products, and services. sabitakaushal posted 8 years 2 months ago

For more information on the opportunity, please click here.

To read a blog on the Grand Challenges grant opportunity, click here.

Invite to an innovation challenge on water irrigation ' A Watershed Moment in India', Greenpeace India, September 3 - November 15, 2013
An open platform to design an innovative renewable energy pump kit which meets the need of millions of small farmers, cuts down irrigation costs & encourages uptake of micro-irrigation methods. sabitakaushal posted 8 years 3 months ago

Organisers

Greenpeace

Background 

Contingency Plan for Water Crisis
Contingency plan for tackling water crisis in ten districts of Bihar iwpsuperadmin posted 8 years 10 months ago

Contingency plan for tackling water crisis in ten districts of Bihar, document contains details of schemes for rehabilitation/special repair of non-functional tubewells in rural areas of Bihar, construction of sustainable handpumps, mini pie water supply schemes with electric pump in drought affected districts

Toilets in the making: Delhi Urban Art Commission (DUAC) designs eco friendly and low cost public toilets for Delhi
To improve the sanitation and hygiene in the capital, Delhi Urban Art Commission (DUAC) organised a design competition for public toilets and dustbins sabitakaushal posted 8 years 10 months ago

 

DUAC

Handbook for flood protection, anti-erosion and river training works by Central Water Commission (2012)
This Handbook provides necessary guidance to the field engineers to deal primarily with structural measures of flood management like flood protection works, anti erosion measures and river training works. Sumathi Sivam posted 8 years 11 months ago

This handbook by Central Water Commission aims to provide necessary guidance to the field engineers in the state and central for design, appraisal, construction and monitoring of the flood management works covering all the relevant BIS codes, design manuals, guidelines, technical specifications for construction materials and practices etc. to meet new challenges in the flood management in India.

Guidelines for decentralized wastewater management by Ministry of Urban Development (2012)
A guideline for better management of wastewater and improvement of hygiene and sanitation conditions in the country. Sumathi Sivam posted 8 years 11 months ago

This guideline is prepared by the Centre of Excellence in the area of Decentralized Wastewater Management, in the Department of Civil Engineering at Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, which comes under Ministry of Urban Development

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