Sanjay Kumar | Chief Engineer – Signalling & Telecommunications
Kolkata Metro Rail Corporation

Sanjay Kumar, Chief Engineer – Signalling & Telecommunications, Kolkata Metro Rail Corporation

Mr Sanjay Kumar is an officer of Indian Railway Services of Signal Engineers (IRSSE) and presently working as CHIEF ENGINEER (SIGNAL & TELECOM) in Kolkata Metro Rail Corporation Ltd. (KMRCL) Kolkata, India  He is responsible for planning , International Competitive Bidding tendering , site execution , testing & commissioning including all mandatory approvals  for  the Kolkata East West Metro Rail (KMRCL) Project for the Signal & Telecom system, Automatic Fare Collection system , Platform Screen Door System  & ISA work packages. Mr. Kumar is having over 24 years of experience in multi-functional range of Railway Engineering  skills which includes planning, tendering, design, execution testing & commissioning and maintenance  of Railway signal & Telecom systems in India and abroad .He has been leader for the complete execution of S&T enabling works of SGDET Malaysia project. He has acquired licenses such as Signaling designer & Verifier from IRSE London & construction license from CIDB, Malaysia . He has been instrumental in commissioning of India’s first Wi-Fi internet in running train (Howrah- Delhi Rajdhani express). He has also been instrumental in introducing 1st computer based Train Control charting system, real time train enquiry in Nagpur. Mr. Kumar is member of IRSE London, fellow member of IRSTE/India and Chartered Engineer from Institute of Engineers (India).  


Rail live Day 2 @ 15:05

Increasing Capacity in Urban Areas

  • Choosing ERTMS over CBTC – what are the benefits of ERTMS over this technology?
  • Making sure our investments are effective and ensure that Italian Rail operators are drastically improved
  • Developing our telecommunication networks and sharing our key learnings

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