A dynamic career with 19 year of Power Plant experience in I&C and Project Management domain

Last Updated: 13th September 2017 (over 5 years ago)



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35 to 44

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English, Hindi


Skilled in Instrumentation design engineering, instrument erection, testing & commissioning, I&C project execution, operation and maintenance, cross-functional coordination, team supervision.
Skilled in project management, project planning & scheduling, monitoring & consulting of I&C activities. Ensure effective supervision of EPC Control and Instrumentation execution works at site.
Skilled in identifying and handling the critical areas in Control & Instrumentation system.


B Tech - Electronics & Telecommunication Engg

   Jan 1992
— Jan 1997


Fichtner with Saudi Electricity Company
Commissioning Engineer

   Feb 2014
— Current

 Acting as Owners Engineer for the project and responsible for engineering and design review of DCS architecture, I/O assignment, JB schedule, establishing third party communication and integration with DCS. Diligently managed engineering of several package instrumentation system including commissioning.
 Discussion/correspondence with EPC contractor and consultant regarding site issues with a view to highlight the discrepancies with respect to contract document, technical specification and codes/standards and ensure proper implementation in accordance with approved design.
 Organized discipline and commissioning meeting to identify and discuss the ongoing issues at site with a view to find generic solution.
 Witnessing Factory Acceptance Tests (FAT) of major I&C equipment’s at Vendors works.
 Co-ordinating inspection of Instrumentation erection and commissioning activates, witness testing on SAT (Site Acceptance Test) of DCS & PLC, loop test, functional test, interlock test.
 Raise NCR and punch lists for any design, operational and contractual discrepancies, suggest modifications as required and finalize client’s requirements.
 Close co-ordination with different I&C vendors during installation and commissioning at site.
 Supervise activities during plant start-up / testing & commissioning / finalization of “Performance Testing Procedures” and unit hand over.

AREVA Solar India Pvt Ltd
I&C Package In-charge

   Jan 2014
— Feb 2014

Heading I&C department for successful erection and commissioning field I&C system of 125 MW Solar Steam Generator, at Rajasthan includes interface with various engineering disciplines, development of different instrumentation system to assure to get the quality job with technical and commercial viability to ensure timely erection, testing and commissioning of the project.

Abhijeet Group
AGM – Engineering

   Jun 2012
— Jan 2014

 Manage engineering design, testing, installation and commissioning activities 50 MW Solar thermal power project. Review and approval of Instrumentation package vendor’s offer.
 Resolve conflicts related to Design & Engineering, follow-up discussions of Engineering Coordination Meetings & Project Review Meetings for the project.
 I&C Design review, establishing third party communication and integration with Emerson Ovation DCS with Local Controllers (LOC) of Parabolic Trough system Rockwell PLC
 Review of Technical evaluation & approval of Instrumentation package vendor’s offer. Ensure successful I&C erection and commissioning at site.
 Carrying FEED, Pre-bid Engineering, preparation of Purchase Requisitions, follow-up material request.
 Plan, prepare agenda for meeting & discussion, receive input data, resolve conflicts and concern related to Design & Engineering, record’s MOM, track adherence to discussions of Engineering Coordination Meetings & Project Review Meetings for the project.
 Preparation of Material Requisition and Technical Bid Evaluation for DCS and E&I package Finalisation different I&C package vendor as per technical specification

Essar Group
Senior Manager

   Oct 2004
— Jun 2012

 Heading I&C team, execute the engineering design coordination, erection & commissioning of plant instrumentation systems and verification of the existing drawings at 2 x 600 MW Mahan Thermal project.
 Estimating cost analysis on manpower, resources and C&I erection and commissioning activities in line with project milestones.
 Supervise erection and commissioning of DCS system, field instruments, package instrumentation system and other critical items, with safety standards within acceptable limits.
 Co-ordination with testing/commissioning team for resolution of the issues related with any modification in logics/schemes at the time of commissioning.
 Co-ordinate with power block design engineering department for the technical support, drawings and documents required for the project.
 Preparation of weekly working progress to the planning department for overall budget evaluation results to the project Controller to assure integration of the results into the Business plan

DLF Power Limited
Engineer – O&M

   Oct 1997
— Sep 2004

 32 MW Combined Cycle Power Project
 Responsible for overall I&C maintenance of 32 MW combined cycle power plant. Associated with project team and involved in erection & commissioning of Banskandi Power project
 Highly skilled and experienced in performing preventive/corrective maintenance and operation of power plant and associated support equipment. Develop I&C maintenance procedure.
 Hands on experience in the functional tests, loop tests, instruments calibration and maintenance of the different field instruments, actuators, analysers, interfaces with PLC, switchgear interlocks, controller tuning.