The institution is administered by the
Council. The Secretarial Office is
headed by the
Executive Director of the Institution with necessary
infrastructure under his charge. This
office is in Rail
Bhawan in New Delhi.
The activities of Institution
are spread over Indian Railways. There are 16 centres
with their jurisdiction over the respective Zonal Railways.
In addition, there are also Centres at the RDSO, Lucknow
and Indian Railway Institute of Civil Engineering, Pune
with Jurisdiction over these respective organisations. Each zonal centre is subdivided into sub-centres, located at the
Divisional Headquarters of all the Zonal Railways. The Principal Chief Engineer of
each Zonal Railway is Ex Officio Chairman
of the Zonal Centre.
The Chief Administrative
Officer (Construction) of each zonal railway is the
Ex-Officio Co-Chairman of the zonal centre.