Material Testing Lab
CIDCO Ltd. of Maharashtra is a public undertaking building cities for the last 35 years and its most prestigious ongoing project is development of Navi Mumbai City. Since from the beginning, CIDCO has developed land and provided physical infrastructures such as roads, bridges, drainage, water supply & Sewerage Systems, Street Lights, Horticultural works etc. and constructed houses supported with social infrastructures like Community Centers, Markets, Parks, Educational Institutes, Playground etc.
As a quality control measure, CIDCO had established its own Material Testing Laboratory in year 1974-75 for conducting various tests in Civil Engineering works and since then has contributed lot in the development of Navi Mumbai as well as New Towns. In 2001, the Laboratory has been shifted from Turbhe Store and has started functioning in new place at Sanpada Railway Station Premises.
The laboratory is located on local train network and having access from Sion Panvel Expressway and Palm beach marg.The laboratory is well equipped & maintained and having experienced technical staff. All the testing apparatus/equipments/machineries are regularly calibrated & maintained with periodic servicing. The various tests that are required for CIDCO works are being performed in this laboratory and in addition to this, outside testing works are also being taken from Government/Semi Govt.offices and private agencies/institutions.
a. Building Works : Cement, Coarse /fine aggregates, Steel Reinforcement Bars (up to 20 mm dia.), bricks/, Solid Concrete block, GI pipes, M.M.tiles, and water.
b. Road Works : soil, murum, Over/Size Metals, asphalt bitumen.
Compaction of earthwork by Field density test.
Concrete Mix Design with computerised programming, Concrete cubes, NDT/USPV test and Permeability test of Concrete.
The details regarding tests conducted and respective rates are enclosed as separate schedule. The test reports are exclusively in the form of computerised statement duly signed by laboratory authorities.
The various contractors from the Government/Semi Govt, offices viz.NMMC, PWD, MIDC & MSWC and private builders/institutions are our esteemed clients.
In the Navi Mumbai Region, this laboratory has made its reputation by endeavoring to meet requirements in the field of Civil Engineering and committed excellence in the field of testing and specific jobs like Concrete Mix Design.
CIDCO Material testing Laboratory
Ground Floor, D-001 to D-003, Sanpada Railway Station Complex,
Highway side, Navi Mumbai 400 705
Phone No- 022-27752027
List of A2 work
List of GIA work
MIS Project Monitoring CIDCO
Reserve Prices of Land
Land Pricing& Mechanism
Land was the key asset in the development process of Navi Mumbai, Land being the prime resource for financing the multi-faceted development activities in Navi Mumbai, pricing of land becomes a critical aspect to ensure full cost recovery. The break-even cost known as Reserve Price (RP) is annually worked out for each nodes.
Basic Rate of Materials