Road & Building Design Section


Key functions of Design Unit include:

  • Preparation of Plan, Design, Bill of Quantities of different infrastructures;
  • Reviewing, examining and approving the architectural and structural designs prepared by the consultants under different projects of LGED;
  • Provide Design Support to different Local Government Institutions like Zilla Parishad, Upazila Parishad, Pourashova etc.;
  • Development of Manuals, Guidelines, Design Catalogue, Technical Specifications, Construction Methodology etc.;
  • Support to Field Engineers on Design & related Planning Issues;
  • Providing training on design, drawing & construction to the field engineers of LGED;
  • Organizing training, workshop and seminar on professional skill development of the engineers working in the Design Unit;
  • Updating Schedule of Rates for bridge works & Analysis of Rates for Bridge works;
  • Carry out innovative research activity for finding cost effective & sustainable options for different infrastructure under prevailing situations in different regions of the country;
  • Carry out field visit & other related activities for trouble shooting to adopt appropriate alternative design options and construction methodology when works can not be proceeded with standard design because of prevailing particular site conditions;
  • Organizing and storing design data/parameters/assumptions/drawings, reports etc.

Local Government Engineering Department (LGED)
Level-4, RDEC Bhaban, Agargoan, Sher-e-Bangla Nagar, Dhaka-1207. +880 2 58154440, +880 2 59123980