Shri Atul Jain
Nominee Director – THDCIL
Shri Atul Jain has been nominated as Nominee Director from THDC India Limited on the Board of TUSCO Limited w.e.f. 09th September 2023. Shri Jain is currently holding the post of ED (Technical), THDCIL.
Shri Jain has vast experience of more than 33 years in various areas of Civil Engineering. Shri Jain did his Bachelor’s Degree in the year 1984 and further attained his M.E. with Honours in Earthquake Engineering (with specialization in Structural Dynamics) in 1988 from IIT-Roorkee. Currently, managing effective functioning of Research and Development field including Operation & Maintenance of Tehri, Koteshwar Hydro Power Plants and other operational plants of THDCIL.
Shri Jain has also effectively led a team of design engineers for maiden in-house design of 24 MW Dhukwan SHP in Jhansi.
Shri Atul Jain did his Bachelor’s Degree in the year 1984 from Regional Engineering College Warangal (A.P.). He attained his M.E. with Honours in Earthquake Engineering (with specialization in Structural Dynamics) in 1988 from University of Roorkee (IIT-Roorkee). He joined THDC on 27th July 1989 as an Assistant Engineer. He possesses 34 years of rich experience in hydro sector and is one of the eminent experts in Planning, Designing and Engineering of Dams and Underground structures in India. Presently, Mr. Atul Jain is working as Executive Director (Technical) of THDCIL.
During his journey in THDCIL he contributed in designs of Tehri HPP and Koteshwar HEP and provided many in-house design solutions for their effective commissioning. He also effectively led a team of design engineers for maiden in-house design of 24 MW Dhukwan SHP in Jhansi, which has been constructed without any cost overrun. He was also instrumental in finalizing the first EPC tender of THDCIL i.e. 1000 MW Tehri PSP and subsequently leading and mentoring team of young engineers in timely and proactively finalizing the Civil and HM designs of the Tehri PSP. His contribution in 444 MW VPHEP are particularly noteworthy, wherein he guided his team in resolving the complex design and site issues on restoration of Machine Hall, providing cost effective and innovative in-house solutions for recovering the Tunnel Boring Machine and also providing innovative solutions for tunneling and slope stabilization measures for the challenging TRT Outlet.
He also motivated his team in embracing maiden challenges on the technical consultancy front which is at present generating handsome revenue by providing consultancy in the areas of land slide mitigation across India from North-East to North-West along with consultancy in hydro power sector. He has been managing effective functioning of Research and Development field including Operation & Maintenance of Tehri, Koteshwar Hydro Power Plants and other operational plants. Mr. Jain loves to take challenges head on and providing out of box solutions for the benefit of Company. Mr. Jain is also credited with grooming a next generation of planners & designers in THDCIL for taking up future challenges.
He is also a recipient of ‘Gaurav Award - 2023’ of THDCIL for his noteworthy contributions in THDCIL.