The DAE Township at Kalpakkam is a well planned and maintained township, spread over 456 acres. The backwater bridge divides the township as Sadras and Pudupattinam. There are about 4639 residential quarters, in addition to public buildings such as Guest House,
four schools, five hostels, CISF (Central Industrial Security Force) Barracks, Hospital, Multipurpose Hall, two shopping centres,
swimming pool and 70 mini shops.
The alternate Township at Anupuram is having a land area of about 383 acres with capacity to accommodate about 5000 residential quarters including around 23 tower blocks in addition to public buildings such as Guest House, Convention Centre, Dispensary, Creche home, Main shopping complex and other small shops spread over the township. At present about 980 quarters are available in the Anupuram Township. Civil Engineering Division is one of the main constituents of ESG, GSO which is responsible for the following activities:
Architectural Section : To develop architectural and conceptual layout for various buildings and infrastructural works of GSO.
Structural Design Section : Structural analysis and design of buildings and infrastructural works of GSO.
Estimate & Contract Section : Preparing estimate, processing the tender and award of contract.
Civil Construction Section : Execution of Major Works and Minor Construction Works at Kalpakkam & Anupuram Township.
Civil Maintenance Section : Maintaining infrastructure and various buildings in township.General maintenance work consists of masonry works, carpentry works, plumbing works, water supply, lawn maintenance, sewage treatment, road maintenance etc.,