M.R.RAJAGOPALMr. M.R. Rajagopal


Mr. M.R. Rajagopal, BE (Mech.), and has professional experience for the last 49 years since 1964 in the field of Coal Washeries, Coal Preparation and Handling Plants, Coke Oven Plants, Coke Screening and Handling Plants, Power Plants, Water Projects, Chemical Plant Piping & Material Handling & Material Handling Plants.

He also has done engineering models for various projects. He had carried out and involved right from the Process Technology stage upto commissioning of Coke Oven Plants & others & involved in Project Management, PERT/CPM scheduling, Progress & Exception reports, Basic & Detailed Engineering, Procurement, Tender Evaluation, placing orders, supervision of construction and erection, inspection activities, testing & commissioning activities.

  • From 1964 to 1990 had worked in Metallurgical Engineering & Consultants (I) Ltd (at H.O. Ranchi & site offices at Durgapur, Rourkela, Bhilai & Bangalore).
  • Had involved in Durgapur Steel Plant expansions of coke ovens, Rourkela & involved in 7M tall coke ovens and CDQ Plants etc at Bhilai & Vizag & had undertaken 1 year training in GIROKOKS Design Institute, KHARKOV Ukraine SSR in the field of coal washeries, coal handling and Coke Oven Plants.
  • He was involved in Implementation of TiO2 Pigment Plant in Kerala through MECON.
  • He also worked as a World Bank Consultant for implementation of Coke Plant for Foundry Coke in Bangladesh & prepared DPR cum TEFR.
  • He has carried out preparation of DPR cum TEFR for various Coke Oven Projects in India.
  • Was involved with DMT Institute, RAG & Thyssen Encoke Germany Companies for Coke Oven Projects & visited Germany many times.
  • He had refresher course in the Material Handling Systems in the University of Roorkee, U.P.



Mr. S.K.Nath , B.E( Metallurgical ) from the prestigious Banaras Hindu University( IIT (BHU)-Varanasi) in the year 1968 & have over 47 years of dedicated, rich & comprehensive practical knowledge in Designing, Erection, Commissioning & Operation of Non Recovery Coke ovens with Waste heat recovery Power plant.

He is an expert in the field of selection of Coal and Coal products related industries. He has undergone a Course in Coal Carbonization organized by Institute Of Fuels, London at Central Fuel Research Institute, Dhanbad. He started career in 1969 as an Entrepreneur & founded Economic Industries in, Tinsukia, Assam.

Economic Industries was initially a Briquetting plant based on his own design for producing fuel for domestic use from coal and coke breeze. Subsequently in 1974, Economic Industries was transformed and installed Non Recovery Coke-Ovens indigenously for producing coke from high volatile, highly caking Assam coal.

With immense operational experience and R&D works in the field of coke oven, Mr. Nath has developed advanced design & technology for Non Recovery Coke oven indigenously. He has also developed cost effective design for Coal cake charging car with integrated pusher system and Mobile Stamping System.