Ankur Arora

Ankur Arora

9 Years 10 Months Overall Experience
A seasoned professional with cross-functional experience across domains ranging from Operations Management to General Management. Managed Plant and Machinery, Digital Transformation, Operations, Contracts, People, and Vendors in various Infrastructure Projects (Underground Metro Projects, Special Bridges, and Elevated Metro Projects). Expertise in Mechanical and Electrical works such as Power Distribution; Substation Design, Planning, and Execution; Tunnel Boring Machine Setup; Resource Allocation; Liaising with Government Electricity boards; Installation, Testing & Commissioning; Troubleshooting and Maintenance; Material Planning and Procurement; Electrical Safety; Audits and Compliance.

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Education

Dehradun Institute of Technology, Uttarakhand
B.Tech - Electrical Engineering

Accomplishment

Rated as a Top Performer (Consecutive 5 years )
For Lucknow Metro, Ishwar Gupta Setu, and Bangalore Metro Projects

2017-2021

Performance Award for construction of the Fastest Elevated Metro Project
Lucknow

2019

Certification

Certified Scrum Product Owner

2022

First Level Leadership Programme - Cohort-5 (2019-20)
Under the guidance of CEO & MD of Larsen and Toubro Mr. SN Subrahmanyan

2019-20

Certified Member and Chartered Engineer (India)
Institution of Engineers India (IEI)

2021

Executive Development Programme
L&T and Symbiosis

2018

Experience

Bangalore Metro Project, Underground Metros, L&T

2 years 10 months

Manager

Jul’19 – Apr’22

  • Led a multicultural and diverse team of 100 including Assistant Managers, Engineers, Supervisors, Technicians, and Operators in a 2000-crore metro project.
  • Planned, procured, established delivery schedules, forecasted, and managed inventory for machinery spares, electrical fittings, and cables. Hands-on experience of ERP in Supply Chain Management and Asset Management module.
  • Handled digital transformation at project sites through implementing the Internet of Things in all the machinery for GPS tracking, diesel usage, diesel theft monitoring, monitoring engine, and dashboard parameters.
  • Proficient in Project management & Stakeholder management jobs such as writing contractual correspondences, devising execution strategies, conducting client meetings, preparing cost-benefit analysis, and scheduling & forecasting resources.
  • Formulated standard operating procedures (SOPs), safe work methods, hazard identification, and risk assessment documents. Conducted several technical and safety training for the development of the team. 
Iswar Gupta Setu Project, L&T, Kolkata

11 months

Assistant Manager

Aug’18 – Jun’19

  • Handled and coordinated operations for cable-stayed bridge, viaduct, and 22 km road works.
  • Deployed machinery, staff, and manpower as per project schedule.
  • Managed end-to-end communication between top management and the workforce.
  • Provided cost-effective power solutions for viaducts, casting yards, and camps.
Lucknow Metro Project, L&T, Lucknow

3 years 9 months

Assistant Manager

Nov’14 – Jul’18

  • Erected and Commissioned 7 gantry cranes, and 2 batching plants in less than 2 months for U-girder and I-girder casting yards, thus generating huge savings.
  • Strategized and managed the technical team involved in 177m long fastest balanced cantilever construction over Gomti River with form traveler in a record time of 8 months.
  • Executed and led the technical team and auto launched a 60m span steel bridge weighing 500 tons over BR Ambedkar circle with the use of the electric winch.
  • Handled heavy lifts such as U-girder and I-girder with heavy-duty hydraulic cranes.
Delhi Metro Project, L&T, New Delhi

2 years 4 Months

Senior Engineer

Jul’12 – Oct’14

  • Successfully executed Elevated Metro Project worth 500 crores including 3 stations and a 7 km viaduct on Pink Line of DMRC Phase 3.
  • Organized, managed, maintained, and allocated plant and machinery for maximum productivity and optimum utilization and thus maximized mean time between failures (MTBF) and minimized mean time to repair (MTTR).