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Expert in Textile Project Consulting

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Expert obtained his textile degree with specialisation in spinning technology and also obtained a post graduate degree in composite textile subjects. He is a consultant with over 25 years of experience in the diverse fields of the textile industry. He has set up new textile projects for spinning polyester blended worsted yarns for suiting, woolen yarns for knitting, acrylic yarns for knitting, and cotton yarn manufacturing on cotton system and open-end spinning system especially for making yarns for hosiery and denim weaving. Additionally, he handled integrated knitting and knitted garments project, denim fabric weaving and jeans manufacturing project.


Expert prepared complete plant layouts for a spinning mill from raw material processing to final yarn stage for 6000 spindle unit of worsted spinning, 1200 spindles for woolen spinning and 25,000 spindels for a cotton unit. Besides he also prepared layouts for integerated knitting and knitted garment unit involving 12 circular knitting machines, fabric dyeing unit, and continuous fabric finishing plant with hydro-extractors, dryers and compactors. For a denim fabric and jeans manufacturing unit he preapared layouts starting from rotor spinning with 800 rotors, 36 projectile looms, warp yarn rope dyeing, and denim fabric unit with shrinking range. These projects were actually executed by him as a consultant.

plant layout

For spinning, knitting and denim fabric projects executed by Expert, he worked out all machine balancing for number of machines requirement at each sequential process, with optimum process parameters for quality production and for optimum production level for a given product mix.

process planning

As a consultant, Expert prepared complete techno-feasibility reports for spinning, integerated knitting and denim fabric units. These reports were prepared to obtain term loans from financial institutions and banks after getting a complete appraisal done by banking experts. Project costs were worked out for each unit. Various components of the project costs included land & building costs,production machinery and accessories costs, utility machinery costs, miscellaneous equipment costs, working capital requirement and project starting up costs.

project cost management

The techno-economic feasibility reports for various projects handled by Expert included detailed working on production costs for respective products. Based upon these costs the project profitability and various financial ratios were also worked out to see the commercial viability of the projects.

production cost

As a consultant Expert handled various assignments mentioned above from conception to erection and commissioning and trial production. In all cases, except one project, the execution of the projects were handled by him as a project leader with the assistance of a team of experts including civil engineers, electrical engineers, and textile engineers beside other administrative staff.

project management

Expert has long experience in the textile industry and have obtained insight knowelege of the working of various fields in the textile industry. He has also written various articles on the status of textile industry, done market surveys on textile products. He is a member of various organisations related to textile industry and connected with textile institutions where he delivers lectures on various aspects of textile industry.

textile industry


textile project

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Year   Degree   Subject   Institution   Honors
1974   M.Tech (Textiles)   Textile Technology   The Technological Institute of Textiles and Sciences (Bhiwani), India   Ist Division
1968   B.Textiles   Textile Technology   The Technological Institute of Textiles and Sciences (Bhiwani), India   Ist Division

Work History:
Years   Employer   Department   Title   Responsibilities

1998 to




Textile Project Consultancy


Consulting Technologist


He is responsible for preparing techno-economic feasibility reports on textile projects, presentations to the financial institutions for loans, execution of the project-layouts engineerings, commissioning and trial production.

1994 to 1997


B.S.M. Knitfab India Ltd.




Chief Executive Officer


He was responsible in preparing the project report, present it to the financial institutions for obtaining loans, and execution of the project.

1992 to 1994


Peral Global Ltd., N.Delhi




Sr. Vice President


He was responsible for executing a knitwear manufacturing project and execution of export orders of sweaters.

1990 to 1992


Veekay Fibres Ltd., Ludhiana


Worsted Spinning


General Manager (projects)


He was responsible for preparing techno-economic feasibility report and execution of the project

1981 to 1992


Punjab State Hosiery and Knitwear Development Corporation Ltd., Ludhiana




Technical Coordinator cum General Manager


He was reponsible for all function of the project including project consultancy, training and technical assistance

1976 to 1991


Unitex Corporation, Bombay


Project Consultancy


Sr. Executive


He was responsible for the sales of textile machinery and coordinating with the project engineers and consultants for the execution of projects of the clients.

1970 to 1976


The Technological Institute of Textiles & Sciences, Bhiwani


Textile Spinning and Testing




He was responsible for delivering lecturers to the undergraduates and post graduates students

1968 to 1970


Modi Yarns Mills






He was responsible for the supervision of working of the shift

Career Accomplishments:

Expert Life Member of Textile Association of India, He is also a member of the All India Management Association and Consultancy Development Centre, N.Delhi, Expert is Chairman (Publications) of Chandigarh Managment Association, Technical Advisor to the Hosiery and Textile Journal, Adviser, Knitwear Club, Ludhiana. and Adivisor and Guest Faculty to the National Institute of Fashion Designing, Chandigarh. Development Centre, N.Delhi


He is a certified Chartered Engineer (Certified by Institute of Engineers (India)).

Professional Appointments

He is Project Consultant for State Bank of India for their Project Uptech Programmes for Modernisation of Textile & Hosiery Industry. He is also Retainer Consultant for North India Technical Consultancy Organisation for Textile Projects. He is also approved Valuer of Textile Project for Punjab State Industrial Development Corporation


He is a Fellow of the Institute of Engineers (India).

Publications and Patents Summary

He has 108 publications of articles on research and general nature in the field of textiles and a recent book entitled 'Evolution of Modern Textiles'.

Selected Publications and Publishers  
 - Originals, N.Delhi  
 - Express Textiles, Mumbai  
 - Express Textiles  
 - The Tribune  

Government Experience:
Years   Agency   Role   Description
1981 to 1990   Government of Punjab   Technical Coordinator   Technical coordination between UNDP and Knitwear Facility, a government undertaking.

Consulting Services:
Selected Consulting Examples:
  • Expert implemented a knitwear facility, a UNDP-aided project of Government of Punjab (India). The project encompassed the latest technology for worsted yarn spinning and knitwear manufacturing and quality testing.
  • He implemented a worsted yarn and dyeing project for Veekay Fibres Ltd., Ludhiana from conception to production including designing machine layouts, engineering drawings for utilities, balancing the project needs and selection of machinery.
  • Expert implemented a project on knitwear manufacturing for Pearl Global Ltd. from conception to production, and exported products from the project.
  • He implemented an integerated knitting project for BSM Knitfab India Ltd., Chandigarh.
  • Expert prepared a project report for the production of denim fabric and jeans on behalf of SJS Denim India Ltd., New Delhi.
Recent Client Requests:
  • Expert needed for consulting on constuction of Fibre plant.
  • Expert in the Manufacturing of Alpaca and Blending Alpaca for high-end garments.
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Expert Witness:
Click the green button above to contact Expert for a free initial screening call regarding expert testimony, litigation consulting and support, forensic services, or any related expert witness services.  A few litigation needs include product liability, personal injury, economic loss, intellectual property (patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright), and insurance matters.  Remember, your initial screening call to speak with Expert is free.

Language Skills:
Foreign Language   Description
English   Expert is fluent in English.

Market Research:
Expert organized the marketing of worsted yarns and export marketing of knitwear.

Click the green button above to contact Expert for a free initial screening call regarding your marketing research, industry research, and company research needs.  For research needs involving multiple experts or secondary research, a Research Director can be assigned to coordinate the work into a custom report for you as a potentially quicker and more cost effective alternative to doing this work yourself or hiring a boutique consultancy.  Remember, your initial screening call to speak with Expert is free.

Additional Skills and Services:

Expert devised and conducted training programmes on quality yarn spinning, knitwear manufacturing, and garment merchandising. He delivered lectures in 22 seminars, including one in the UK.

Supplier and Vendor Location and Selection

He selected machinery and vendors for respective projects handled by him and visited the vendors primeses in the UK, Holland, Belgium, France, Germany, Switzerland, and Italy for evaluating machine performance and negotiating prices along with the managing directors.

Other Skills and Services

He went to Australia to understand the marketing and procuring of wool and made arrangements with leading suppliers of wool for a worsted spinning project handled by him.


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