Superintending Engineer, Data Analysis Circle, Nashik

Superintending Engineer, Data Analysis Circle, Nashik

Working Profile of Superintending Engineer, Data Analysis Circle, Nashik

Introduction

Superintending Engineer, Data Analysis Circle Nashik is working under Chief Engineer, Planning & Hydrology, Nashik. Final Validation and digitization of Collected Hydrometeorological Data and Water Quality Data using 'HYMOS & SWDES Computer Programs', Storage and dissemination of Validated Data at State Data Storage Centre, Nashik, Study of Upper Godavari Basin using 'River Basin Simulation Modelling Study Computer Program', Flood Study and Revised Flood Study for Major and Medium Project in Maharashtra is carried out, Dam Model Study, Dam backwater Study, Canal Discharge Measurement, Checking of Project proposals having estimated cost more than Rs. 25 Cr received at State Level Advisory Committee-SLTAC for getting administrative and revised administrative approvals under Water Resources, Department, Maharashtra (till date 340 numbers of proposals were checked), Examine the hydrological studies of the proposals received by the SLTAC for the Administrative Approval and Revised administrative Approval and Check the Hydrological Study of the proposal received under the Special Investigation Team on Irrigation, Checking of chapter No. 6 and consolidation of chapter 6,8 and 10 in Integrated State Water Plan, Website of Chief Engineer, Hydrology Project, Nashik has been developed in Hydrology Project Phase-I and presently Upgradation and maintenance of this website is carried out, etc is carried out under Superintending Engineer, Data Analysis Circle, Nashik.

Total Four Divisions are working under this Data Analysis Circle.

  • Executive Engineer, Hydrometeorological Data Processing Division, Nashik
  • Executive Engineer, Water Planning Division (Yield), Nashik
  • Executive Engineer, Water Planning Division (Flood), Nashik
  • Research Officer, Hydro-dynamic Research Division No.1, Nashik

Brief Work Description under each division is as follows;

  1. Executive Engineer, Hydrometeorological Data Processing Division, Nashik

Final Validation of Rainfall Data, Max Temperature, Minimum Temperature, Dry and Wet bulb Temperature, etc Hydrometeorological Data Collected at Superintending Engineer, Data Collection Planning and Hydrology Circle, Nashik is carried out with the help of HYMOS (Hydrological Modeling System) and finally validated data is submitted to Indian Meteorological Department and Central Water Commission for Inter-Agency validation purpose. Afterwards, this data is sent to state Data Storage Centre (SDSCSDSC), Nashik for storage and dissemination. SDSC is working under this division.
Mainly following works are carried out under this division;

  • Final Validation of Hydrometeorological Data of Upper Godavari Basin, Lower Godavari Basin, Tapi Basin, Konkan Basin and Krishna-Bhima Basin. This validated data is sent to State Data Storage Centre, Nashik for Dissemination purpose to HDUG Members.
  • Submission of finally validated data to Indian Meteorological Department and Central Water Commission for Inter-Agency validation purpose.
  • Collection and consolidation of Water Quality Data of all basin in Maharashtra State.
  • To Prepare Integrated State Water Plan.
  • Dissemination of Validated Hydrological Data by using WISDOM Program to HDUG Users.
  • To prepare Annual Water Year Book.
  • Works related to National Hydrology Project.
  • Providing Training to Field Officers for Hydrology, SWDES and HYMOS.
  • Website of Chief Engineer, Planning & Hydrology, Nashik is maintained and timely updated by this Division. As per Maharashtra Government Letter dated on 30/07/2019, the work of making new website replacing this website is carried out in this division. Moreover, this website is also being developed and updated for Real Time Data Acquisition Provision for National Hydrology Project.
  • HDUG Membership registration and renewation is also carried out in this division.
  • Dissemination of Hydrometeorological and Water Quality Data to HDUG Members as per their request from State Data Storage Centre-SDSC, Nashik. Revenue is generated from Data Disseminated to Government, Semi-Government, Private, Educational Institutes and NGO Offices. Moreover, revenue also generated from HDUG Membership Registration and Renewal.

  1. Executive Engineer, Water Planning Division (Yield), Nashik

The Government has mandated water availability certificate before approving the new irrigation projects by, circular dated 24/12/2003. The Government has given the authority to Chief Engineer, Planning and Hydrology Nashik to give Water Availability Certificates to the dams of Large, Medium, Small Irrigation projects, KT Weir, Rural Development and Water conservation Department. Accordingly, proposals of water availability for the new proposed projects in prescribed performa received from the Regional Chief Engineers .As per the instructions dated 23rd March, 2000, Hydrology Projects office issues the Water Availability Certificate of proposed projects in 1) Godavari 2) Krishna and Bhima 3) West Flowing Rivers 4) Tapi 5) Narmada and 6) Mahanadi basins in Maharashtra. However, the government gives the authority to issue water availability certificates to Chief Engineer, Water Resources Department, Nagpur in 5 districts of Godavari basin.

  • Yield study at Project site.
  • Water availability study and Hydrological study for proposed projects in different basins of Maharashtra.
  • Checking of Hydrological study of Sub basin wise Integrated State Water Plans.
  • SLTAC-Hydrological checking of Administrative Approval/ Revised Administrative Approval Proposals
  • Technical Checking of Proposals received to Division.
  • Cheking of water avaibility for water transfer projects from West Flowing Rivers basin to Godavari basin
  • Cheking of water avaibility for water transfer projects from West Flowing Rivers basin to Tapi basin.
  • Consultancy / vetting work

  1. Executive Engineer, Water Planning Division (Flood), Nashik
  • Flood study of all Major and Medium projects in Maharashtra.
  • Simulation Study of projects.
  • To impart training on Flood Line Marking to all field officers organized at Maharashtra Engineering Training Academy, Nashik.
  • SLTAC-Flood Study of Administrative Approval/ Revised Administrative Approval Proposals

  1. Research Officer, Hydro-dynamic Research Division No.1, Nashik

This Division was previously under to Maharashtra Engineering Research Institure –MERI, Nashik. Afterwards, it got attached to Superintending Data Analysis Circle, Nashik as per Government Resolution dated on 14/01/2015. This Division has following duties..

  • 2D Model study of different dams in Maharashtra.
  • Measurement of Canal Discharge and Calibration of Standing Wave Flume (SWF).
  • Back Water Study of different projects with HEC-RAS Software.


Last Modified on : 06 Jan, 2021