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Eng.H.S Roopra-Bsc. (Eng)
Associate-in-charge of Electrical services

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION:

1964 - 1968: G. N. Engineering College - Ludhiana, India (Punjab University - Chandigarh, India)

1968: Obtained B.Sc(Eng.) Hons. Gold Medallist (Punjab University - Chandigarh, India)

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:

1. Member of Institution of Engineers, India Chartered Engineer (I)

2. Electrical License Class ‘A’ No. 982 'A’-Ministry of Energy, Government of Kenya

TRAINING & EXPERIENCE:

1967 : In course trainee at 30 MW Thermal Power Station Faridabad, India

1969 - 1971 : Assistant Production Engineer and then Production Engineer with Delton Cable Industries  Ltd - Faridabad, India.

Manufacturer of Power & Telephone cables.  Responsible for  production development production planning

and supervision.

1971 - 1975 : Assistant Electrical Engineer with Nairobi City Council. Responsible for the design and    maintenance of electrical

services associated with public lighting installations, water supply   and sewerage pumping stations, generating plant at

Sasumua Dam, Ngethu Water Treatment Works. Individually designed and supervised electrical services in Council

Dispensaries, Vehicle Maintenance Depot, Market & Council Hospital.

1975 - 1985 : Senior Electrical Engineer - Gordon Melvin & Partners, Consulting Engineers, Nairobi. Responsible individually for engineering,

planning and design, preparation of tender   documents and Bill of Quantities, valuation of bids, contract administration and

supervision of works on the sites in Kenya, Tanzania and Malawi.  Major projects comprised Leyland  Kenya Ltd., Vehicle Assembly

Plant - Thika, Kenya in association with Leyland - U.K., State   Motor Corporation, Wazo Hills, Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania in

collaboration with Vozila Goricia -  Yugoslavia, Berger Paints (K) Ltd., Nairobi, Kenya in association with Johnson Nicholson

Berger U.K. Chester House, Nairobi for UNGA group of companies, Blantyre Polytechnic   Library and Science

Block - University of Malawi, Computer Centre for National Cereals and  Produce Board, Air Hangar for Desert Locust control

Organization, Oil Refinery for Optimum Lubricants - Kikuyu, Kenya.

1986 : Electrical Engineer with M. J. Vekaria Electric Ltd.  Responsible for design and supervision of electrical services in Industrial

Buildings, Multi-storey commercial buildings, Hospitals, process plants and public water works.  Additionally responsible for,Turnkey Projects which  included project design, specification of work, costing, negotiation, management and    execution of work.

MAJOR PROJECTS UNDERTAKEN:

Whitesands Hotel, Mombasa for Sarova Hotels.  AllPack Industries Ltd for I.P.S Group, Kenya Times printing Press, Sian Roses - Rose Farm,

Soin Arcade - Highrise Office Block.Intercontinental Hotel (now Plantation Club), Seychelles.  Supervision of electrical works at

Nyeri Sewerage Treatment works, Rosslyn Ridge Housing, Kampala Serena Hotel, Nairobi Serena Hotel, Norfolk Hotel.

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