vEngineering Department is primarily responsible for Inspection and maintenance of track and all other civil engineering structures in satisfactory and safe condition.
vBeing a track maintenance of unit it is responsible to co-ordinate with various technical wings within Railways such as Electrical, Mechanical, Signal and Telecommunications, Operating Departments.
vEngineering Department is responsible for initiating Planning and renewal of over aged assets in time.
vEngineering department while responsible for entire track maintenance, department shoulders heavy responsibility of safe and timely passage of all trains.
vEngineering Department is also responsible Planning and development of amenities for passengers and staff.
v Transfer of Land or Buildings from Railways to another Department of. Government.