DEEPAK GUPTA EXECUTIVE CAREER PROFILE
A competent and dynamic professional, Deepak distinguishes himself above others by his “unrelenting focus on quality and efficiency combined with a genuine concern and commitment for all with whom he works”. These attributes have been hallmarks of his career.
A mechanical engineer, equipped with an e-MBA from IIT, Mumbai, Deepak brings with 23 years of rich experience in spearheading Project Engineering, Plant Maintenance, Utility Operations & Maintenance and Energy Saving functions / initiatives. Working with prestigious organizations like Coramandel International, Godrej Industries, CEAT Ltd, Oil Field Services Pvt Ltd, MTZ Polyfilms Ltd to name a few has provided a well rounded exposure to driving seamless engineering operations, accomplishing the project goals by creating synergies and achieving operational excellence. Rich exposure to working across sectors including chemicals, rubber, polymers, automotive, power plants etc in a DCS enables and fully automated set up complying with GMP and ISO guidelines. Certifications in Energy Management and a Boiler Proficiency have enabled him institutionalize initiatives aimed at process improvement, business reengineering, manpower rationalization, capacity and cost optimization thereby providing organizations a distinct competitive advantage. Currently he is designated as Deputy Manager – Engineering Services (Plant maintenance and Utility) with Coromandel International Ltd.
Across his career, he has significantly contributed in enhancing machine availability, efficiency and reliability thereby positively impacting operational efficiency while minimizing costs. Steered efforts in installation, commissioning, testing and inspection of static and rotary equipment. He has deftly handled operations & maintenance (preventive, predictive, breakdown maintenance and annual shutdown activities) of plant and utilities to ensure uninterrupted production and achieve zero MTTR & MTBF. He periodically inspects and tests all machine / equipment to proactively identify potential problems and resolve them to minimize safety risks. Sound technical competence enables him to execute condition monitoring of critical equipment to predict and mitigate bottlenecks. Excellent planning and execution skills enable him to create sound action plans that reduce wastage, rework and recycling. Played a key role in ensuring timely availability of consumables, spare parts and resources to reduce repair time. Deepak has also promoted the adoption of latest methodologies and industry best practices in Project Management, Plant Maintenance, Energy Saving and Quality Management to improve reliability while minimizing time and cost.
Another feather in his cap is his ability to seamlessly execute erection, commissioning, operation and maintenance projects within defined cost, quality and timelines. Steered operation and maintenance of utility equipment and its systems including air compressors systems, chilling systems, air handling systems, cooling towers, water & effluent treatment plants, RO Plants and MEE. Hands on experience in working with various centrifugal and reciprocating pumps, gear pumps, agitator, blower, heat exchanger, reactor and furnace to name a few. Well versed with erection and commissioning of briquette boiler and operations of oil, gas and coal fire boilers, heat recover boilers, H2 reciprocating compressors, power plants etc. Served as Database Administrator for SAP R/3 implementation.
Deepak has also championed an energy efficient and quality conscious culture across plants. His initiatives in promoting energy conservation and executing energy audits have been highly appreciated. He was a Member of Energy Cell in Godrej and essayed a key role in promoting “GO Green” Initiatives. Pivotal in promoting accident awareness and control within the department.
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