A Construction Engineer with high degree of skill in Contract Management of EPC & PPP projects under various modes such as FIDIC contract agreements, Indian Contract agreements.Well versed in practically all aspects of Highways Development from pre- feasibility stage to completion including settlement of claims through DRB, Arbitration etc. Similarly well versed in all aspects of Building Construction from inception to completion including settlement of claims through arbitration.Worked as Head of Quality Control for entire state of Punjab in PUDA for two years where the activities included Mass Housing construction, construction of Urban Estates infrastructure comprising of roads, sewerage system, water supply system including OHSR, Street Lighting & other amenities.Also worked as Head of Quality control of PWD B&R for Punjab state as a whole for one year, where activities included roads & buildings construction. Besides this headed Traffic Control Cell of Punjab State in PWD B&R for two years. Worked as Planning Engineer both in PUDA as well as PWD B&R for three and two years respectively. In the remaining period undertook Construction Supervision at various levels.
The hallmark of the entire journey has been to remain Ethical in contract management; even at personal costs.
Civil Engineer With 43 Years Experience
Construction Engineer with more than 43 years of experience in all aspects of Highways Development and Buildings construction. Hallmark of this journey has been non compromising attitude to non professional / unethical practices in construction.
M/s Artefact Project Ltd
January 2013 - July 2013
VI) Senior PPC
January 2013 - July 2013
OMT of Kota- Baran Project;
DFBOT of Amravati to Jalgaon Proj;
DFBOT of Jalgaon to Mah/ Guj Border;
OMT of TN-1 & TN-7
August 2008 - March 2010
on HSRDC projects for preparation of DPRs and Team Leader on a Heavy Stressed Road in mining area in Yamuna-nagar District; and
V) Senior Highway Engineer / Team Leader
August 2008 - March 2010
with M/s CEA Consultants
Preparation of DPRs of HSRDC DPR prepared of BKD Project
Team Leader Project supervision of BKD Project.
Senior Project Manager
August 2007 - July 2008
with M/s MBL to overcome problem of Marshy land due to which the project of four laning of Guwahati Bypass had been delayed for more than two years;
V) Sr Project Manager
August 2007 - July 2008
Source of Problem identified which had
Liaison with NH Technical Member, CGM not been comprehended earlier during
& DRB for Completion of Guwahati By Pass DPR formulation and even construction;
based on which NH authorities agreed to Change of Scope & const. completed.
Extension Centre at Abulkhurana
August 2006 - July 2007
( Civil ) with M/S Purefom Aug 2006 to July 2007 & Architects June 2010 to Dec 2012
Structural Planning, Estimation Development of Integrated Dairy
& Project Management Extension Centre at Abulkhurana,
Gill & Verka in Punjab.
Regional Office of Markfed at LDH.
Seed Farm at Dhariwal
Dairy Extension Centre at Dhariwal
IV) Chief Engineer
Ludhiana- Moga Ch 7.30 to 49.00;
Imp / up-gradation of more than 500 Km SHs, 400 Km MDRs, 500 Km ODRs & 2000 Km VRs.
ROB at Bathinda on BTI -FZR Rly Section
Project Monitoring and
All building works/ road works in
Quality assurance/ control the state of Punjab; notable being
Four Laning of NH-1 Ch 212.00 to 248.00
Besides the above specially assigned the duty to Review & Recast the DPR of 4 laning of Jallandhar - Amritsar road amounting to Rs 434.00 Crores and also Specially assigned the duty to handle long delayed arbitration cases of World Bank funded project of 4 laning of NH-1 section Jallandhar- Sirhind ; even though these works were under the jurisdiction of other SEs.
Also handled more than 50 arbitration cases in Ex-officio capacity.
IV) Chief Engineer (Additional Charge ) July 2005 onwards
Consequent to selection by DPC in May 2005, I was entrusted with the Additional
Charge of Chief Engineer in July 2005.
During this period performed following duties:- • Headed Rural Roads Expansion and Up-gradation Scheme in the state.
• Headed Rural Connectivity Programme of PMGSY Scheme.
• Responsible for all aspects of Roads Construction / Improvement /Maintenance in Amritsar, Jallandhar, Kapurthala, Nawanshehar, Ludhiana & Sangrur Districts.
Post Retirement I have taken up following assignments
III) Superintending Engineer
All Building works
Up to May 2006
In Ludhiana, Bathinda and Jallandhar
Districts; Notable being -
nine storey lawyers' chambers at Ludhiana;
Const of HPCL Refinery road in Bathinda;
Improvement of NH-71 Section Jallandhar to
Kanwan Pattan Ch 5.00 to 48.00;
II) Executive Engineer Pb PWD (B&R)
A - All Urban Estates in Punjab State
(including Finalization of Specifications), sector each at Bathinda and Ludhiana.
Scrutiny of Tenders, negotiations & final
Acceptance at HQs.
Monitoring of works & reporting to CE.
Co-ordination with allied departments &
Interaction with other departments at State
B- Road Works- All Strategic roads in Punjab State
Scrutiny of Plans, Designs of Road Strategic roads - ( NH Standard )
works, Estimates and submission to Patiala to Bathinda 150 Km;
MORT&H; Hoshiarpur Garhshankar Balachaur-70 Km
Amritsar - Ajnala 24 km
Roads in Kassowal Enclave
By-pass at Gurdaspur, Patiala & Balachaur
Patiala- Sirhind 35 Km
Scrutiny of Tenders, negotiation & Do
final acceptance at HQs
C- ROBs- in the entire state of Punjab
Scrutiny of Plans, Design of approach ROB at Amritsar- Sharifpura
Roads and Estimates and inter-action with ROB at Sirhind
Railways for finalization of GAD;
Scrutiny of Tenders, negotiation & final Do
Acceptance at HQs
Project Execution / Supervision Activity
A- Building Works ( Important )
Preparation of Estimates & DNITs, Receipts Construction of Civil Hospital, Sangrur. of Tender offers, processing and arranging Construction of Bus Stand, Sangrur.
Approval of competent authority, Super- Construction of 25 bedded hospital at vision of Construction, testing, acceptance Andana.
& billing/ payments. Maintenance of stock Housing complexes of PUDA at & inventory control. Patiala, Mohali and Bathinda.
B- Road Works ( Important )
Preparation Preparation of Estimates & DNITs, Improvement of NH-15 sections-
Receipts of Tender offers, processing including i) Pathankot - Batala - Ch. 5.00 to 10.00
negotiation & arranging approval of competent
Ch. 29.00 to 36.00
authority, Supervision of Construction, testing,
Ch 42.00 to 77.00
I) Sub Divisional Engineer
Important Building Works
Residential complex in police lines at Faridkot.
Kissan Bhavan at Faridkot.
Important Road works undertaken were-
Stretch of 19 Kms of NH-15 between Faridkot and Bajakhana was improved.
Strategic road from Faridkot to Ferozepur was also developed at par with NH
60 m Steel Truss Bridge damaged during Indo-Pak war was replaced on emerg- ency basis for strategic needs.
Helipads constructed for Armed Forces in forward area during Indo-Pak war.
700 kms Village roads constructed along with bridges/ culverts.
with Pureforms Architects, Interior Designers & Civil Engineering Consultants from Aug. 2006 to July 2007 and June 2010 to Dec 2012;
Qualifications & Certifications
B. E ( Civil ) from TIET Patiala
B.E.( Civil )
Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology
Sainik School Kapurthala
Buildings / Roads Infrastructure conducted
Center for Science & Environment