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170 (Infrastructure Support) Engineer Group

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170 (Infra Sp) Engr Gp has been formed by combining the Regular Military Works Force with the TA Military Works Force (Volunteers). Regulars and TA work and train together and cover the full spectrum of military and civilian infrastructure support from expeditionary camps to railways, ports, fuel, water, power generation and distribution and other public utilities.

The Engineer Group consists of a headquarters and five Works Groups. Each Works Group, in addition to providing a works and military infrastructure capability, specialises in a particular area:

Water utilities, water development and well drilling

Electrical power generation and distribution

Fuels, fuel production and distribution

Civilian infrastructure, railway and ports infrastructure

Air Support and geotechnical engineering