INSTITUTE OF ROAD ENGINEERING
AGENCY FOR RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT
MINISTRY OF PUBLIC WORKS

History

 
UNDER COLONIAL ERA







1942







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1925

1928

1929
1932
1945

IRE established by Centraal Proefstation En Studie Bureau Op Wegen Gebied in Bandung under private organization of Nederlands Indische Wegen Vereniging.
The first trial-track for road construction was build in 1928 at Technische Hoogeschool
(THS) now known as Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB)
Voor Wegen Constructie Laboratory was created
Voor Grondmechanica Laboratory was created
Names substitution from Dutch to Japanese
 
UNDER THE DIRECTORATE GENERAL OF HIGHWAYS DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS
1945
1951
1953
1965
1973
1975
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1951
1953
1965
1973
1975
1984
Institute for Soil and Hydraulic Investigation
Station for Engineering Investigation
Institute for Soil and Road Investigation
Institute for Soil and Road Investigation
Institute for Road Issues
Directorate of Soil and Road Investigation
 
UNDER THE AGENCY OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS
1984
1999
2001
2005
2005
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1999
2001
2004
2010
Now
Institute of Road Engineering
Institute of Infrastructure Technology
Research and Development Center for Road Infrastructure
Research and Development Center for Road and Bridges
Institute of Road Engineering(IRE)