Sinha - Metro Railway Experts - Bangalore, KA, India

Kumod Sinha

Bangalore, KA, India


Metro Railway Experts


Dear Sir/Madam,

I am a Civil Engineer with 20 years of rich experience in major railway & Metro railway construction projects in UAE & India.

Working in capacities with contractor, consultant and client organizations, I have extensive experience of supervising diverse jobs - foundations including various kinds of piles, pile caps, well foundation,Neumatic Cassions ,construction of elevated viaducts, underground tunnels using TBM and cut & cover methods, structural & finishing works for station buildings and depots. My strong communication & liaising skills enables coordination for traffic management & diversion and utilities protection & diversion in different environments in concert with multiple agencies.

My track record establishes my credentials of completing all assignments on time, within budgets and adhering to quality & safety requirements.

Currently I am working with Saipem-Dodsal-Technimont JV (SDTJV) in the Etihad Rail project in Abu Dhabi UAE. I have worked with RITES on Bangalore Metro and with DMRCL on Delhi Metro and KRCL on Konkan Railway projects in India.

Confident of achieving all predefined targets & milestones, I enclose my resume. I look forward to a meeting to discuss how I can add value to your organization.

Thanking you,
Yours sincerely,

Kumod Kumar Sinha

Work History

Etihad Rail Program Management Consultant


From September 2012

Abu Dhabi UAE
Project: Etihad Rail: Civil & Track Works for Stage 1 - Habshan to Ruwais Client: Etihad Rail Program Management Consultant: Parsons AECOM JV

Construction Manager, Sep 2012 to date
Report to: Construction Director Team: 51 Role: Contractor's Representative
• Supervise all construction works for the Etihad Rail depot at Mirfa ensuring adherence to schedules & specifications and safety rules.
• Monitor track works executed by the subcontractor, SALCEF and utilization of ballast rolling stock.
• Coordinate with various agencies for diversion & protection of utilities at site.
• Interface with the client & PMC to resolve all construction, quality & safety issues.
• Managed construction activities on a 30 km section including earthworks, utility crossing structures, road over bridges (ROB) and road under bridges (RUB).
• Coordinated with utility agencies GASCO, ADCO, Takreer & Transco for undertaking construction along the corridor ensuring protection & safety of existing crude oil, gas and water pipelines. Liaised and obtained required permits to work (PTW) and ensured adherence to strict safety requirements.
• Supervised all major & minor construction jobs including review & approval of shop drawings and bar bending schedules (BBS).
• Coordinated all activities for successfully resolving all issues related to obstructions & hindrances in the planned construction alignment of 262 km.

Consultant's Representative


September 2008 - September 2012

Bangalore India
Project: Bangalore Metro Rail Project: Station buildings in Reach R2, 4.8 km Viaduct & Underground sections Client: BMRCL

General Manager, Sep 2008 to Sep 2012
Reported to: Project Director Team: 21 Role: Consultant's Representative
• Coordinated with client & contractors and monitored various construction jobs. Ensured progress & quality as per the baseline program specified in the contract.
• Liaised with external agencies for traffic diversion and utilities protection & diversion assuring smooth progress of planned jobs.
• Coordinated with client, contractor and other agencies for resolving issues related to construction, extra items, quality & billing.
• Construction of a 4.8 km viaduct - Supervised installation of about 1200 piles (friction & end bearing) of 1.2 m diameter at depths of 30 m to 37 m including rock anchoring using Casagrande and Bauer BG 25 & BG 15 high capacity piling rigs; pile caps, piers (normal, eccentric & portal) & pier caps and launching of precast segments using launching girders, stressing & grouting. Monitored changes in alignments and large curves and recommended required portals. Supervised construction of 27 portals to accommodate main track & siding towards the depot.
• Construction of elevated station buildings - Coordinated survey work for a 6.5 km viaduct & stations. Was in-charge of works related to foundations & substructure - boring & rock anchoring of 1.2 m dia piles using mud circulation method, concreting of pile caps, casting of monolithic piers in single pour without construction joints and pier caps. Supervised casting & erection of pre-stressed girders at concourse & platform levels and finishing works of station buildings using aluminium composite panels (ACP), stainless steel & granite cladding.
• Construction of underground section - Monitored construction of tunnels using cut & cover and tunnel boring machine (TBM) methods, concrete lining & associated works. Supervised structural...

Executive Engineer


November 1998 - September 2008

(DMRC), New Delhi India
Project: Delhi Metro: Yamuna Bridge, 7.34 km Viaduct, Underground sections & stations and Metro Bhawan HO Building.

Executive Engineer, Nov 1998 to Sep 2008
Reported to: Chief Engineer Team: 11 Role: Client's Representative
• Coordinated with contractors and supervised execution of diverse construction works assuring achievement of predefined milestones.
• Monitored all works at site for achieving targeted progress, quality and adherence to safety rules.
• Certified measurements and processed contractor's bills for payment.
• Coordinated with utility companies & government agencies for diversion of various services like water, sewage, electricity & telephones.
• Managed interfaces with other departments/disciplines of achieving all planned outcomes through resolution of issues & conflicts.
• Construction of a 652.6 m bridge on River Yamuna Contractor: L&T - Supervised sinking of WELLS using water jet, air jet & jack-down methods; construction of well foundations; casting of box girders, incremental launching of girders, installation of port & neoprene bearings, alignment of spans, stressing & grouting of cable ducts.
• Construction of a 7.34 km elevated viaduct on Line 3 of DMRC Contractor: IJM-NBCC-VRM JV - Was in-charge of the section and supervised all activities including substructure, piles & pile caps, open foundation, installation of spans using segmental method, ramps & 3 station buildings on the alignment. Established record of completing 52 spans per month. Monitored the construction of the highest spans in the Rajendra Nagar section.
• Construction of Metro Bhawan, DMRC Head Office building - G+11 building with a dome structure in the centre Contractor: Nagarjuna Construction Company - Supervised all construction including building structure, installation of heavy dome, hi-tech finishing works including granite, stainless steel & toughened glass, wood works and lighting management system (LMS) for 4000 fixtures.



November 1994 - November 1998

Goa India
Project: Konkan Railway - Major bridges across River Zuari, embankments & minor bridges, production of railway sleepers.

Engineer, Nov 1994 to Nov 1998
Report to: Deputy Chief Engineer Team: 5 Role: Client's Representative
• Supervised construction of assigned jobs ensuring adherence to schedules & specifications, quality & safety requirements as stipulated in contracts.
• Coordinated with various major contractors - Larsen & Toubro, AFCONS, Gammon India & Simplex - achieving all predefined milestones & deadlines.
• Supervised manufacturing & testing of sleepers at the ISCO Track Sleepers plant.
• Monitored construction of minor bridges and earthworks for railway embankments.
• Supervised various marine structural works in adverse climatic conditions and completed jobs on time. The works included 6 major bridges over River Zuari with a maximum span of 124 m and length of 1.43 km; cast-in-situ onshore & offshore piles of 1 m, 1.5 m & 2 m diameter
• Participated in construction of pneumatic caissons of 9 m & 11 m diameters including casting of the pressure chamber, floating out using a submersible dock barge, controlled sinking & grounding and operations including compressed air supply, excavation & removal of slurry using Toyo pumps, safety measures including operation of medical air lock.
• Worked on launching of PSC box girders in deep sea locations - pre-cast post-tensioned 53.5 m T-girder with 22.8 m superstructure, reinforcement detailing and anti-corrosive treatment.
• Successfully completed construction of 6 Railway Stations.
• Supervised 700 m tunnelling in soft soil at Old Goa using heading & benching method.


Monitored the sleepers plants & embankment works

Up to October 1994

It includes prestess system of sleepers, concreting, lisioning with client regarding safety issues, quality & technical specification.( Agency- ISCO TRACK, KUDAL, MHARASTRA)
• Monitored the embankment works & minor structural works of konkanrailway considering all safety & quality aspects as per contract & technical specifications

Qualifications & Certifications

Civil Engineering

Bangalore University

Construction Management


Skillpages has been acquired by! is pioneering the way people find local services. Skillpages is the world’s premier directory of service providers.

Find out more

Supported Countries
Choose your country