Career Highlights

  • Expert in utilizing, arranging, planning, erection, installation & commissioning of PSA, VSA & TSA Captive / Merchant Tonnage Cryogenic ASP for Steel and Petrochemical, GTL & Carbon Capture projects on turnkey basis and operation and maintenance.
  • Installation, operation, and maintenance of PSA,VSA & Membrane Plants
  • Cryogenic vessel, for oxygen, nitrogen, and argon for onsite storage related piping & Installation of gas analyzers and purifiers.    
  • LPG/LNG/CNG bulk storage & installations and distribution system with safety regulations.
  • Operation and maintenance of Small size Industrial Oxygen& Nitrogen plants with bottling facility with cylinder test shop.
  • Planning, Erection and installation of Diesel Power plants of size up to 5.5MW and their operation and maintenance.
  • Arranging various licenses for oxygen plant operation under Gas Cylinder Rules & SMPV (U) Rules -1981 from CCOE Nagpur.
  • Conversion of Cryogenic transportation tank into statutory tanks and their approvals from CCOE.
  • Inerting first shipment of DRI (sponge Iron) cargo at JNPT, Mumbai to Mexico using vaporized Liquid Nitrogen.

Skill sets:

  • ­ Strong ability to convey concepts and ideas to all levels within the organization.
  •  Ability to lead, motivate and inspire staff.
  •  Multi-focus, with the ability to disseminate problems into executable tasks.
  •  Create workable budgets invoking lateral thinking to achieve objectives, continually reducing budgets without compromising quality.
  •  Strategic, Project management and construction management of large s/development/infrastructure projects.
  •  Timely and cost effective delivery of projects.
  •  Maintaining a “can-do” attitude.
  •  Delivering projects well within time restraints, thus enhancing profitability.
  •  Strong PM/FM and engineering backgrounds facilitates for problem-solving to an array of multi-discipline areas resulting in practical solutions.
  •  Consistent involvement with all facets of Master Planning, Preliminary Design, Detailed Design, Tendering and analysis, contractual engagement of contractors,  build execution and supervision.
  • Involvement in many of the major prestigious Power projects developments in India,Vietnam, Iran and India.
  •  Handling of several large projects.

Education:

  • Diploma in Mechanical Engineering - Lucknow Polytechnic, Lucknow, India - 1964
  • Intermediate Science - B.N.S.D. College, Kanpur, India, - 1959
  • High School - Hindu Inter College, Nagina, Bijnor (U.P), India – 1957.
 
  • 2013- Kolhapur Oxygen & Acetylene Co (P) Ltd, Kolhapur, Maharashtra- Jan 2013- Assisted in commissioning 44 TPD Suzhou Xinglu, Chinese ASP and upgrading suction strainer for Integrally Geared compressor(Atlas Copco)
  • 2012- Vedanta Group-(Hindustan Zinc Ltd, Rajpura Dariba Complex, P.O.Dariba-188TPD Hengyang Hangzhou (China)-Attanding 1800M3/Hr N2 Compressor Breakdown
  • 2012- Arab Iron & Steel Co, Aden,Yemen- 30 TPD –Sichuan Air Separation Plant Group, China, Completed left overwork by chinese and provided assistance in pre commissioning activities
  • 2010~2011Delta Steel Co, Plc, Warri, Nigeria 2010 -2011, installation of  F S Elliot Turbo machine and complete ASU column degreased with Perchlorethylene
  •  2009 -Yazd Rolling Mill, Yazd , Iran – 120 TPD , Fortune China ASP-Provided assistance to them during their project work and ASU erection.
  • Ispat Industries Ltd, Dolvi, Pen, Dolvi , Raigad (May 2008 to Oct 2008) Assignment- Consultant for cryogenic plant dismantling and erection 50 & 100TPD Dismantling & relocation to Nigeria.

  •  (Dec 2006 to Oct 2008)- Worked as full time supervising consultant for 50 /100 TPD used tonnage oxygen plant dismantling, refurbishing & relocation and prepare them for re-erection at another location. Job includes dismantling of rotating equipment from foundation, overhauling and preparing import substitute parts locally and re-erects the oxygen plant and commissions the same with entire civil work, finalizing foundation layout of capital goods, cryogenic tanks and other auxiliaries-electrical & instrumentation& start up & commissioning. Fully conversant  with P&I D’s, PFD’s,  piping drawings, cleaning procedures for Oxygen
 
  • Shell-N-Tube (P) Ltd, Pune, Marketing Executive- Jan 2006 to Dec 2006- For marketing of Chart , China Cryogenic storage tanks and liquid cylinders and spare parts. Customers after sales service and gas related visit for installation Cryogenic tanks &oxygen, nitrogen & Argon gases pipeline manifolds etc. Installation of Chart Ferox, Trifecta HP N2 system for 28 Bar W.P for SS Laser cutting application.

  • Ispat Industries Ltd, Dolvi, Pen, Raigad- Dolvi Assignment- as Advisor (Oxygen Plants)-Feb 2004 to Dec 2005. Worked in many prestigious project to meet the Oxygen demand to produce steel 5.0million tons/alum Projects accomplished 300TPD, 260 TPD & 1260 TPD oxygen plants and storage system for cryogenic liquid and gaseous storage. Cryogenic transportation tankers repairs. LPG system handling and storage. Leakage monitoring system, CCOE approvals, Cross Country Pipelines, instrumentation, pressure reducing station and flow metering system for gases.

  • Goyal MG Gases (P) Ltd, New Delhi- Dolvi, Raigad Assignment-April2003 to Dec, 2003-Dolvi Assignment as a Site Manager.
 
  • Finolex Industries Ltd (Optic Fiber Division)-May 2001 to October 2002 - ADVISOR-(Gases) For Optical fiber & cable manufacturing plant, procurement & stage-wise Inspection of 20KL- LOX, LIN & 5KL- LAR Cryogenic Storage Vessels and Vaporizers from INOX India Ltd, Vadodara, installation.

  • Ispat Industries Ltd, Dolvi, Raigad, Maharashtra December 1999 to May 2001.- Advisor (50- TPD Project) Dismantled, reinstalled and commissioned  the 50 TPD Hitachi, Oxygen Plant of Elephanta Gases Ltd, Pune (Ispat Profiles India Ltd, Pune) which was installed in year 1990 and shifted and commissioned from Pune in a record time of 4-months. Operated and maintained the plant for six months and training given to shift personnel during that period.

  • Elephanta Gases Ltd - Pune, Subsidiary of Ispat Profiles India Ltd., as a Senior Manager, May 1987 to December 1999. Installed Hitachi, Japanese make Oxygen plant (1500 Nm3/Hr or 50TPD) for Captive consumption purpose in the year July 1990 for 60 Ton arc Furnace at Ispat Profiles India Ltd. ASU was microprocessor controlled with simultaneous production of 60 NM3/Hr of L-O2 and 150 NM3/Hr of G-N2.