MAHESHKUMAR M. NIRMAL –M.D. - B.E. (MECH.), M.B.A.
Is a Techno-crate with Masters in Management & Graduation in Engineering with more than 28 years of experience in the design of static equipment, complex piping systems, Stress analysis, Storage equipment and FEM etc.
He has designed and developed large dia Petroleum Storage Tanks (Cone Roof and Floating Roof ), Pressure Vessels, Heat Exchangers, Columns, Chimneys, Gas Holder, Silos, Bunkers, Hoppers, Piping Systems, also did Stress Analysis, Structural Analysis etc.
He has executed LPG & Sulphur Recover Piping project right from conceptual design, equipment location, piping layout to Bill of Material for Piping & equipment viz. Pumps, Heat Exchangers, Columns, Compressors, Cooling Towers, Radiators, Reaction Vessels. It involved designing of equipment, routing of piping, stress analysis, Bill of Material. There were about 900 Lines.
Similarly he had done designing & detailing of Sulphuric Acid Plant based on Lurgi Technology.
He has also designed double wall Ammonia storage tank for SPIC Tuticerin, Gujarat Narmada Valley Fertilizer and Fact Engineering Works for their Ammonia system. He has also designed Ethylene, propylene, Butadiene and VSL double wall tanks.
Has designed, routed a Complex Piping Plan with Space constrain. Have done 100 Power Plant Piping from P & ID to BOM Stage which includes Equipment Location, Pipe rack location Equipment mounting civil detail, pipe rack mounting Civil detail, Structural Member sizing for pipe rack, monorail requirement its mounting detail, study piping, routing, piping G.A. Isometric with proper support Marking, Exhaust / Charge Air Ducting with Pressure drop calculations, Cooling Tower Piping, Compressed Air High Pressure Piping, Chimney Location its design for Self Supported / External Supported including Dynamic Analysis, Preparation of Sheet wise BOM for various Pipe, Pipe Fitting, Instruments with its Specifications etc.
In Past he had worked for M/s. Vijay Tanks and Vessels Ltd., Mumbai for around 2 ½ years.
Has Started “ P-mech “ in November 1988 to provide Design and Detailed engineering services for various Industries namely :
- Oil and Gas Companies
- Petrochemical company
- Power Plants
- Offshore Platforms
- Chemical Industries
Currently P-mech is employing 75 odd Technical staff in their Mumbai office. P-Mech has various well established departments i.e. Process, Mechanical, Piping, Civil, Electrical & Instrumentation.
P-mech has done engineering for at-least 100 odd power plants of M/S Wartsila for its Indian and Abroad projects.
Has also done Power plant with Turbo Mach where Steam turbine, Gas turbine were involved. Their Swiss Office gave the basic engineering to p-mech.
P-Mech has been providing Designing and Detail engineering services to various international clients, since 1996, across the globe viz USA, Canada, UK, Swiss, Australia, Finland, Oman, Kuwait, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and many other countries.
B. Chatterjee – GENERAL MANAGAER
A Mechanical engineering Graduate with 35 years experience in design and construction of various plants. Worked for Refinery, Petrochemical, Cement, Chemical, Power plants covering various scope of work including design , Construction, Pre-commissioning and commissioning of plants in area of Civil and Structural, Mechanical, Piping, Electrical and Instrumentation.
Worked with various public limited and PSUs in past
Parthasarathy Srinivasa Raghavan – General Manager – Project Design and HOD – Civil, B.E in Civil Engg
A civil engineering graduate with 31 years notable experience covering the following fields:
Civil/Structural Design/Design Supervision ,Coordination with Architects, Structural designers & MEP Services, Structural Safety & Quality Management, Schedule Implementation, Cost &Budgetary Control, Man Hour Estimation & Control Site Engineering, Turnkey EPC Proposals Estimating, Engineering Coordination and Project Engineering.
His field of expertise are:
Multi storied buildings, Apartments, Shopping complexes & Malls, Building Infrastructure projects , On/Off Shore Petrochemical Facilities, Oil & Gas, Energy, Power, Chemical , Fertilizers, Pharmaceuticals, Heavy Industrial Engineering Facilities, Space Research Utilities ,Towers & Communication Masts.
He has also a vast structural engineering design experience as given below:
Analysis & Design of Steel & R.CC Structures of Multi storied structures for apartments, shopping malls, Heavy Industrial Structures, Work shop Buildings, Bulk drug plants , Pharmaceuticals structures and Infrastructural, Pipe Racks ,Technological Structures ,Refinery Heaters, Air Pre Heaters, Hydrogen Reformers, Transfer Line Supports, Heavy Industrial Structures, Vikas Rocket Engine Test Pads, Air Fin Cooler Supporting System, Stacks, Chimneys & Wind Shields, Flare Stacks, Electrical Sub Stations, Satellite Control Rooms , Blast Proof Structure Architecture/Structural design as per OISD Norms.
He also has foundation Analysis & Design (Shallow & Deep) of Multi storied towers , Apartment buildings, Shopping Malls, Towers , Columns, Heaters, Absorbers, Tanks, Reactors, Fractionators, Exchangers, Compressor Houses, Utility Stations and Industrial structures.
He knows foundation dynamic analysis & design of pumps, compressors and turbines.
Rahul Laxmikant Deshpande – General Manager – Process, B.E. (Petroleum and Petrochemicals), Diploma in Chemical Engineering
He has 19 years of in depth hands on process engineering work experience in FEED, Detailed Engineering, Pre-commissioning and Commissioning assistance from Refinery, Polymer, Petrochemical, Fertilizer (Ammonia Plant), LNG, Offsite and Utilities projects. He has received two times appreciation award from the Clients in terms of performance bonus and appreciation letter for delivering the process engineering work documents within the stipulated time. He is a member of American Institution of Chemical Engineers – Chicago section and Institution of Chemical Engineers – United Kingdom. In past he has worked for Toyo Engineering India Ltd., Petro Infrastructure Engineering Consultancy, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Mott MacDonald, Sultanate of Oman for Oman LNG Plant, Foster Wheeler India Pvt. Ltd, Technip India Ltd. And Uhde India Pvt. Ltd.
Devendra Solanki - B.E. (Electrical) – Sr. Manager Projects & Design
A Bachelor of Engineering Degree in Electrical Discipline with I-Distinction Class from Prime Indian Institute with more than 13 years of experience in Project Management & Electrical Engineering Design in Engineering Procurement & Construction Management. Initial one year worked with the Electrical Testing Department of a major Motor & Generator Manufacturing Company.
He has been in the field of EPCM Consultancy where a team varying of 3-116 members with various qualifications was lead. The role included acquiring of business, manpower planning, project execution, reporting & presentations at various levels. He has working as Senior Manager (Projects & Design) in an Engineering Procurement & Construction Management (EPCM) firm in Oil & Gas Sector.
He is specialized in ETAP 7.5.0(Software for Power System Studies), SHAW CABLE MANAGER ( Software for Cable & Raceway Management), CHALMLITE (Software for Plant Lighting design) & SMART PLANT REVIEW (For Review & Analysis of 3D Modeling)
Sanup Kolya - Engineer ( Mechanical ) - CHIEF ENGINEER
A Mechanical Engineer from Prime Indian Institute with 7 years of Industrial Experience in design and detailing of Vessels, Tanks, Exchanger, Silos, Bunkers etc.. for Petrochemical Plant, Oil and Gas, Refinery, Fertilizer, Steel, Power and all related industries.
He is specialised in PV Elite software for Design and AutoCAD for detailing.
SUBHAS PATEL : Engineer ( Mechanical ) – DETAILING MANAGER
Mechanical Engineer with over 18 years of experience in Structural detailing with specialization in detailing of complicated heavy Structures.
Debabrata Singha - B.E. ( CIVIL ) - CHIEF ENGINEER
A Civil and Structural Engineer from Prime Indian Institute with 7 years of Industrial Experience in design and detailing of Petrochemical Plant, Technological Structure, pipe racks, Residential, Commercial, School Building, Oil and Gas, Refinery, Fertiliser, Steel, Power and all related industries.
He is specialised in Steel Structure Design and detailing. Has Extensively Worked on Staad Pro software APART FROM Xsteel and AutoCAD.
D. H. WAGHMARE - STEEL DETAILING MANAGER
He has 21 years of sound experience in steel detailing & checking. Extensive experience in Industrial structure, Technological Structure, Pipe Rack, Offshore structure ( platform, well head, Helideck etc..), ware house, sheds, commercial, Miscellaneous, Stair, Ladder and like Structural Detailing / Checking. Hands on experience on Xsteel for all kind of
He has sound experience especially for U.S. method of detailing of steel structure
Vinit Khandelwal - Engineer ( Mechanical ) - CHIEF ENGINEER
A Mechanical Engineer from Prime Indian Institute with 9 years of Industrial Experience in design and detailing of piping. Extensively worked on Stress analysis using Caesar II software. Max temperature handled is 550 deg C. Have in depth knowledge of hanger selections, support dwgs etc. for Petrochemical Plant, Gas, Refinery, Fertilizer, Steel, Power and all related industries.
He is specialized in Caesar II software for piping flexibility analysis.
SUKUMAR SHETTY : Engineer ( Piping Layout ) - CHIEF ENGINEER
Mechanical Engineer with over 18 years experience in designing and detailing in process piping and plant piping. He has worked on refinery and power plant piping. He has developed complete study and then detailed layout for LPG sulphur recovery of Refinery. He has similarly done the piping for complex ethanol plant. Has in-hand experience of many power plant piping from concept to ISO and BOM.
He is a post graduate diploma in piping engineering
RAJESH SHAH – Instrumentation MANAGER
He has 22 years of sound hands on experience in design and detailed engineering & Selection of Instrumentations. Complete knowledge of SCADA, DIC etc.. Worked for UHDE, Power Gas for many years.