Our Team
MANPOWER CAPABILITY
SMPS has been able to provide comprehensive planning, architectural and engineering services to diversified industries ranging from Agricultural, Ceramics and Chemicals to Paints, Machine Tools and Textiles, spread over the states of Delhi, Gujarat, Haryana, Himachal, Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Rajasthan and abroad. To provide such diversified services, SMPS has developed a core of 65 well-qualified, experienced multi-disciplinary technocrats.
SMPS PERSONNEL

Sukumar M. Parikh
M.S. (Civil), Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Mass, U.S.A.
B.E. (Civil), Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, India

Founder member of SMPS, with a wide exposure to planning, design, engineering and implementation for a varied spectrum of industries and organizations. Provides overall direction to different activities of SMPS. Fellow and member of several important professional organizations of India and U.S.A.


Professional experience since 1959.


Gautam H. Oza
M.S. (Structures), University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, Illinois, U.S.A.
B.Tech. (Civil), Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai

A senior member of SMPS, with experience of planning, designing, engineering and implementation of a wide range of industries and projects. Involved in project planning, inter-disciplinary co-ordination, structural analysis and designs, preparation of design aids etc. Also involved in the Harbour Engineering and Water Transportation projects. Fellow and member of several important professional organizations of India.


Professional experience since 1970.


Sidharth Kathju
Diploma in Woollen and Worsted Cloth Manufacture, Bradford Technical College, Yorkshire, England

An expert Consultant to SMPS, with extensive range of experience in textile technology. Involved in technical consultancy on turn-key offers for textile units, having special studies in worsted spinning. Engaged in overall planning, designing, machinery specifications, procurement and installation for textile projects.

 

Professional experience since 1950.


Hafez Rustom Dalal
F.C.A. Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India
Ph.D. (Finance) Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, India

A member of SMPS, with a wide range of experience at the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad and involvement in Investment and Financial Consultancy, Project Management, Techno-Economic Feasibility Studies and Project Reports, procedures and requirements of Financing, Licensing and also the requirements of other relevant Government Agencies.


Professional experience since 1978.


Vidhin B. Mehta
Diploma in Architecture (Equivalent to B.Arch.)School of Architecture, Ahmedabad

As a senior Project Architect, involved in variety of projects including different types of industries, high rise buildings, housings & townships etc. Vast experience in architectural designing and detailing of interior designs, environmental designs and aesthetics. Provides guidance to and supervises the works of, other architects and assistants.


Professional experience since 1975.


Mahendra G. Modi
Diploma in Civil Engineering, Government Polytechnic, Ahmedabad

As senior member of SMPS, involved in project management, quantity survey, specifications writing, bill checking, preparation of documents, contract administration and interdisciplinary co-ordination. Also working on valuation of lands and buildings and supervising other engineers within the office and at various sites.


Professional experience since 1968.


Kavita H. Parikh
B. Arch., M.S. University of Baroda, Baroda

As a senior Project Architect, engaged in conceptual design, master planning, architectural details and interior designs for architectural and industrial projects and also supervising architectural assistants. Proficient in use of software packages such as AUTOCAD for evolving designs and drawings.


Professional experience since 1988.


Rohit R. Shah
Diploma in Electrical Engineering, Government Polytechnic, Ahmedabad

As a senior Member of SMPS, involved in preparation of plant and machinery layouts, electrical designs for power distribution systems, lighting installations etc. Considerable experience in design, contract administration and execution of large size projects with diverse and complex requirements such as clean environment, sophisticated pneumatic, electronic and building automation system controls. Also has considerable experience of machinery erection, energy audits, electrical surveys etc. Looking after the functioning of electrical department and inter-disciplinary co-ordination within the office.


Professional experience since 1966.


Rupal B. Shah
M.E. (Structures), Gujarat University, Ahmedabad
B.E. (Civil), M.S. University of Baroda, Baroda

As a senior member of SMPS, involved in project planning, inter disciplinary coordination, structural analysis and designs. Engaged in development of Design Aids and Software Packages for in-house use. Conversant with use of specialized software packages such as STAAD.


Professional experience since 1988.


Manilal C. Solankee
Diploma in Civil Engineering, Government Polytechnic, Ahmedabad

As a senior Member of SMPS, involved in project management, quantity survey, specifications writing, bill checking, contract administration including evolving and updating of execution schedules. Considerable experience in contract administration and execution of large size projects with diverse and complex requirements such as clean environment, sophisticated and complex requirements as in electronic and pharmaceutical industries. Also has considerable experience of complicated constructions and erection works. Looking after the functioning of civil department and inter-disciplinary co-ordination within the office.


Professional experience since 1964.


Atul Upadhyay
B.Sc, LL.B, M.B.A.

As a senior member of SMPS, involved in Marketing, Business Development and Client Co-Ordination.


Professional experience since 1984.


Amit P. Sanghavi
B.E. (Electrical), Sardar Patel University, Vallabh Vidyanagar

BEE Approved Energy Auditor


As an Electrical Engineer, engaged in design, supervision and preparation of estimates and tender documents, bill checking for power and lighting installations of various industrial projects.


Professional experience since 2000.


Anil B. Desai
B.E.(Civil), Gujarat University, Ahmedabad
Diploma in Management, AIMA, New Delhi

As a senior Project Manager, involved in project management, quantity survey, specifications writing, bill checking, contract administration, interdisciplinary co-ordination and supervising other Engineers. Also engaged in evolving and updating of project implementation schedules.


Professional experience since 1959.


Gaurang P. Patel
M.E. (Cryogenic ), L.D.College of Engineering, Ahmedabad
B.E. (Mechanical), B.V.M.Engineering College, Vallabh Vidyanagar

As a Mechanical Engineer involved in designing of air-conditioning, refrigeration, ventilation, humidification systems, technical and commercial evaluation of tender documents and bids using computer facilities.


Professional experience since 2005.


Hiren M. Patel
B.E. (Electrical), Gujarat University, Ahmedabad

As an Electrical Engineer, engaged in design, supervision and preparation of estimates and tender documents, bill checking for power and lighting installations of various industrial projects.


Professional experience since 1998.


Ramesh H. Makwana
B.E. (Civil), S.P. University, Vallabh Vidyanagar

As a senior Construction Engineer on industrial projects, engaged in construction supervision, bill checking, construction management and interdisciplinary site co-ordination.


Professional experience since 1989.


Ronak V. Shah
M.E.(Structures), B.V.M. Engineering College, Vallabh Vidyanagar

B.E.(Civil), L.D.College of Engineering, Ahmedabad

As a structural Engineer, involved in structural analysis and designs of different types of residential and industrial structures. Also engaged in computer aided structural analysis and designs using software packages developed by SMPS and also packages such as STAAD.


Professional experience since 2001.


Samir J. Acharya
B. E. (Civil), M. S. University of Baroda, Baroda

As a Project Engineer on industrial projects, engaged in construction supervision, bill checking, construction management and interdisciplinary site co-ordination.


Professional experience since 1999.


Sejal F. Patel
B. E. (Mechanical), Gujarat University, Ahmedabad

As a Mechanical Engineer, involved in design, supervision, technical and commercial evaluation of tender documents and bids for HVAC and piping works.


Professional experience since 1995.


Shakuntala B. Pandey
B. E. (Civil), Gujarat University, Ahmedabad

Engaged in quantity surveys, preparation of tender documents, bill checking etc., using computer facilities.


Professional experience since 2003.


Sudhish Nair
B. Arch., Institute of Environmental Design, V. V. Nagar

As an Architect, engaged in design devlopment of various projects.


Professional experience since 2004.


Tushar V. Patel
M. Tech. (Structures), Nirma University, Ahmedabad
B. E. (Civil), North Gujarat University, Patan

As a Structural Engineer, involved in structural analysis and designs of different types of residential and industrial structures. Also engaged in computer aided structural analysis and designs using software packages developed by SMPS and also packages such as STAAD.


Professional experience since 2005.


Snehal C. Chavda
Diploma in Civil Engineering, Government Polytechnic, Dahod

Engaged in quantity surveys, preparation of tender documents, bill checking etc., using computer facilities.


Professional experience since 2006.


Alok S. Dave
Diploma in Civil Engineering, Government Polytechnic, Dahod

As a Construction Engineer engaged in site supervision, project administration, bill checking and site co-ordination.


Professional experience since 2004.


Dipali J. Modi
Diploma in Civil Engineering, Government Polytechnic, Ahmedabad

Engaged in quantity surveys, preparation of tender documents, bill checking etc., using computer facilities.


Professional experience since 2006.


Bhupendra A. Pandya
Civil Draftsman - Industrial Training Institute (ITI) Ahmedabad

Building & Highway Inspector - School of Building Construction, Ahmedabad
As a senior Architectural Assistant, engaged in preparation of architectural working drawings, detailed layouts and presentation drawings for residential buildings, housing colonies, textile mills, ceramic projects, chemical plants, guest houses, hospitals, office buildings, cattle feed plants, powder plant etc. Also supervising and guiding architectural assistants.


Professional experience since 1973.


Nitin R. Parikh
Diploma in Civil Engineering, Government Polytechnic, Ahmedabad

As a senior Project Engineer engaged in site supervision, project administration, quality controls, bills checking and interdisciplinary co-ordination at site and also within the office.


Professional experience since 1983.


Kalpesh T. Parmar
B. E. (Civil), Gujarat University, Ahmedabad

As a Project Engineer engaged in site supervision, bill checking, project administration and interdisciplinary co-ordination.


Professional experience since 1998.


Jagdish N. Patel
Diploma in Civil Engineering, K.D. Polytechnic, Patan, (Gujarat)

As senior Construction Engineer on industrial projects, engaged in construction supervision, bill checking, construction management and interdisciplinary site co-ordination.


Professional experience since 1976.


Khushbu D. Patel
Diploma in Civil Engineering, Government Polytechnic, Ahmedabad

Engaged in quantity surveys, preparation of tender documents, bill checking etc., using computer facilities.


Professional experience since 2006.


Virendra R. Patel
Diploma in Civil Engineering, Government Polytechnic, Himatnagar


As a Project Engineer engaged in site supervision, bill checking and project administration and interdisciplinary co-ordination.


Professional experience since 1999.


Shekhar S. Patil
Diploma in Construction Technology, Mumbai Technical Board, Mumbai


As a senior Construction Engineer on industrial projects, engaged in construction supervision, bill checking, construction management and interdisciplinary site co-ordination.


Professional experience since 1988.


Harshad M. Shah
Diploma in Civil Engineering, Government Polytechnic, Ahmedabad


As a senior Construction Engineer, engaged in site supervision, project administration, quality control, bill checking and interdisciplinary co-ordination at site and also within the office.


Professional experience since 1978.


Jayesh A. Shah
D.M.E. (Mech) Government Polytechnic Ahmedabad.

As a piping engineer involved in P & ID, GAD, Layout, Isometric Drawings, As built drawing on PDS.


Professional experience since 1990.


Pradeep N. Shah
Diploma in Electrical/Mechanical Engineering, Government Polytechnic, Ahmedabad


As a Mechanical Engineer, involved in designing of air conditioning, refrigeration, ventilation, humidification systems, designing of pressure vessels and heat exchangers, piping for utilities etc., technical and commercial evaluation of tender documents and bids using computer facilities.


Professional experience since 1982.


Vidyut J. Shah
Diploma in Civil Engineering, K. D. Polytechnic, Patan.

As senior member of SMPS, involved in project management, quantity survey, specifications writing, bill checking, preparation of documents, contract administration and interdisciplinary co-ordination. Professional experience in industrial / commercial buildings as project incharge.


Professional experience since 1969.

Jagdish D. Shukla
Diploma in Civil Engineering, Government Polytechnic, Ahmedabad


As a senior Construction Engineer, engaged in site supervision, project administration, bill checking and site co-ordination.


Professional experience since 1963.


Joyce A. Navalia
B.E. Civil Engineering, Gujrat University

As a member of SMPS, involved in quantity survey, preparation of tender documents, Bill checking and PMC.


Professional experience since 1997.


Yagnesh K. Thakker
Diploma in Electrical Engineering, Government Polytechnic, Bhavnagar


As a senior Electrical Engineer, engaged in design, supervision and preparation of estimates and tender documents, bill checking for power and lighting installations of various industrial projects.


Professional experience since 1988.


Chandubhai S. Viramgami
Diploma in Civil Engineering, Government Polytechnic, Surendranagar


As a senior Construction Engineer engaged in site supervision, project administration, bill checking and site co-ordination.


Professional experience since 1989.


Rasikbhai R.Patel

Diploma in Civil Engineering, Government Polytechnic, Probandar


As a senior Construction Engineer engaged in site supervision, project administration, bill checking and site co-ordination.


Professional experience since 1990.

ASSOCIATES

Gautam V. Desai
M.S. (Mechanical), University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, Illinois, U.S.A.
B.E. (Mechanical), Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, India
B.E. (Electrical), Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, India


Vast exposure to different industries, especially Chemical Industries. Has extensive 'handson' experience in all aspects of implementing a project, right from project identification to detailed engineering and project construction phases. Specially knowledgeable in organic chemicals and petrochemical industry technology.


Professional experience since 1957.


Pranav S. Desai
B. Tech. (Chemical Engineering), Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai


Associated as a Consultant Technologist for process and mechanical aspects of equipments, designing of piping systems for process and utility services, plant designing covering equipment layout, material selection, utility systems, fire protection, exhaust system.


Professional experience since 1974.


Balkrishna M. Parulkar
B.Sc. (Honors),

B.Sc.(Tech.)(Pharmaceuticals and Fine Chemicals),

University Department of Chemical Technology, Bombay University, Mumbai


Associated as a Consulting Technologist for designing manufacturing facilities for pharmaceutical formulations and bulk-drugs, allied products such as ayurvedic formulations, cosmetics & toiletries, selective product development and process investigation assignments.


Professional experience since 1958.


Dhiren C. Patel
B.E. (Chemical) (Honors - First Class First) M. S. University of Baroda, Baroda


Associated as a Consultant Technologist and involved in process development, designing process and mechanical aspects of equipments, designing of piping systems for process and utility services, plant designing covering equipment layout, material selection, utility systems, fire protection, exhaust system. Development of softwares for design and drawing of mechanical and piping systems.


Professional experience since 1972.


Rajendra C. Patel
M.S.(Mechanical), University of Michigan, Ann Arbor,Michigan, USA
B.E.(Mechanical), Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, India


Associated as a Specialist Consultant for HVAC. Involved in design and execution of heating, ventilation, air-conditioning and refrigeration projects for diversed process, engineering and electronic industries and also high rise complexes. Considerable experience in design, contract administration and execution of large size HVAC & R projects requiring clean environment, sophisticated pneumatic, electronic and building automation system controls.


Professional experience since 1971.


Altesh J. Shah
B.E. (Chemical), D.D.Institute of Technology, Nadiad (Gujarat University)


Associated as a Chemical Consultant and involved in process design, project coordination, plant layout, selection of machineries, utility designs, materials management, M.I.S. Also erection and commissioning of equipments.
Professional experience since 1977.


Rakesh C. Shah
M.S. (Chemical), University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, U.S.A.
B. Tech. (Chemical) (Honors), Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India.


Associated as a Consulting Technologist for design of wastewater treatment facilities and air pollution control systems, supervision during construction and commissioning of the same, preparation of project reports, correspondence and liasion with clients and Government authorities.


Professional experience since 1977.