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 Expert  725080

Expert in Steel Tube Technology Management, QMS, EMS, OHSAS, TQM, Stretch Target Process/ Product Development

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West Bengal
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Summary of Expertise:

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General: Proficiency in the primary areas A post graduate in Metallurgy ( univ gold Medalist) and an MBA with 37 years of primary expertise in the following major areas:

1. Quality Management, Quality Assurance 2. Product and process development 3. New product development management 4. IS0 9001, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001 system design, implementation, maintenance and improvement 4. TQM implementation 5. Auditing/ Assessment of Management systems 6. National standards formulation 7. In house and collaborative R&D 8. Manufacturing 9. Designing and Monitoring stretch target improvement plans.

Proficiency in the primary areas: 1. Quality Management, Quality Assurance, Quality control, Quality design, auditing and evaluation. 2. Product and process development and design, commercialisation. 3. New product development management. 4. IS0 9001, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001 system design, implementation, maintenance and improvement. 5. TQM implementation. 6. Auditing/ Assessment of Management systems. 7. National standards formulation. 8. In house and collaborative R&D. 9. Manufacturing - Iron, steel, Metal working. 10. Designing and Monitoring stretch target continuous improvement plans.


acceptable quality level




ISO 9000 series quality system standard


ISO 9001


ISO 9003


ISO 9004


ISO 9660


metal-related quality control




new product development


new product development management


process design


product development cycle time


QS-9000 quality system requirements


quality auditing


quality control


quality evaluation


quality standard


rapid product development


total quality control


vendor quality auditing


welding quality control




continuous quality improvement


design process


steel tube technology




new product market survey


new technology business value measurement


quality function deployment


research and development


research and development productivity


technology commercialization


technology management




capability study


design for environment


ISO 9000-3

Show Secondary and Basic Areas of Expertise

Year   Degree   Subject   Institution   Honors
1970   B.Tech   Metallurgical Engineering   Banaras Hindu University, Banaras, India   1st class
1976   M.Tech   Metallurgical Engineering ( Extractive Metallurgy and Foundry)   National Institute of Technology, Durgapur, India   Ist Class 1st - University Gold Medalist
1980   Post Grad. Diploma in Bus. Mgmt   Business Management.   Xavier Labour Relations Institute, India ( One of the top 5 leading Bus School in India)   Ist class Honors

Work History:
Years   Employer   Department   Title   Responsibilities

2008 to 2010


Indian Register of Shipping, SGS India Ltd , Tata Projects Ltd (Epanelled Consultant)


Management System Assessment


Lead Auditor/ Lead Assessor


He is a Lead Assessor for Management System Assessment for ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001. He also functions as Technical Exoert in the Assessmenrt Team for Metalluirgical/ Metal processing Industries

1976 to 2008


Tata Seel Limited


Technology and System Management, Tubes Division


Head of Technology and Managemenmt Representative/ Appointer for Management Sytems.


He functioned as Processs Owners of the following key management areas: Technology Management, Manufacturing Management, Process and Product Development, Market development, Quality Management, Project management, Environmental and Organisational Health and Safety Management.

1971 to 1975


Stele Authority of India Ltd,


Process Control, Process and Product Development. Research, Durgapur Steel Plant




Blast Furnace Process Control - Iron making Steel Melting Process Control - Steel Making

Career Accomplishments:

Life member National Asspciatio of Quality and Reliability. -Represented International Tube Association as co, memeber


Certified Lead Auditor Qualified TQM Business Excelence Assessor

Professional Appointments

- Editor ' Tube Tech, an internal technical periodical at steel


- Has been awarded several top management level awards by Tata Steel for significant contributions to Quality Management, continuous improvement processes and and Business excellence support, involvement, initiatives and results.

Medical/Professional Internships

Not Applicable

Publications and Patents Summary

Applied for 3 Indian patents (joint) on behalf of Tata Steel on lnovations of steel Tubes

Government Experience:
Years   Agency   Role   Description
1996 to 2008   Bureau of Indian Standards, Ministry of Commerce,Govt of India   Chairman, Committee on Steel Tubes and Fittings   Helead the national standardisation initiatives for formulation of Indian national standards on all categories of Steel Tubes and Fittings for 12 years.
1998 to 2008   India Boilers Board, Ministry of Technical development,Govt of India   Member ( Alternative)   Key role - Formulation of Boilter Regulations. - As member of the board,lead the board and finalised and updated the Regulations pertaining to Welded Boiler Tubes taking into account international practices/ codes.

Consulting Services:
Selected Consulting Examples:
  • Consultation and implementation of Integrated management System (QMS,EMS and OHSAS) in Assam Cpmpany , Kolkata
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Expert Witness:
Expert Witness Experience Summary:
Apprising of co lawyears on technical aspects of process, methods fo addressing/handling legal issues pertaining to product and their processing
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Language Skills:
Foreign Language   Description
English   He is proficient in English language
Bengali   Bengali being Mother Tonge, Me is very pfoficirnt in the language.
Hindi   Very proficient

Market Research:
Worked for 37 years in steel industry, majority being in steel tube industry. Recognised as an expert in tube technology in the country. Served as (i) Lead the initiative for developing national standards for Steel tubular products as Chairman of Steel Tube standardisation apex body MTD 19 of Bureau of. Indian Standards (BIS) Govt of India for 12 years ( BIS is primary member of ISO). Now serve as memeber in personal capacity as expert in the field. - Served as member of National Acreditation Bureau on dimentional measurement acreditation. - Served in Indian Boilers Board, Govt of India for 8 years as co. representative. Developed/ Updated the code for Welded Boiler Tubes in Indian Boiler Regulations.

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Additional Skills and Services:

-Presented 30 technical papers in national / international seminars. - Designed training modules and imparted training on (i) Managemnt Sytems awareness,their internal audiiting and upgradation - for Sr, medium and Jr. officers, supervisors and workmen ( both internal and external) -Designed training modules and imparted training on olrientation programme for Graduate Engineer Trainees on Steel Tube Technology and manufacturing processes. - Organised a very successful international seminar on ' Development of Welded steel tube technogy for Automobile Industry, in 2005, attended by international speakers.

Supplier and Vendor Location and Selection

Established manufacturing and QA system at outsourced franchise manufacturing facilities and their ISO 9001 certification through training and implementation of systems.

Other Skills and Services

A qualified lead assessor for ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001, Empanelled as external auditor with IRQS, India, accredited by RVA, Netherlands, SGS India and Tata Projects, Has done extensive management system auditing and assessment. -A qualified Business Excellence (BE) Assessor on Malcolm Baldrige model and has extensive BE (TQM) assessment experience as leader as well as team member of major Tata Group of Companies

- Edited a very popular monthly internal technical publication - 'Tube Tech' at Tata Steel. - 'Expert' practitioner of Knowledge management of Tata Steel


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