Neeraj Jain has been working in Power/Automation/Telecom Sector for more than 22 years . He has experience ranging from O&M and Restoration of Transmission Lines to Setting-up industrial units for manufacturing Large Hydro/Turbo Generators , Traction/Industrial Drives, Fiber-Optic Cables . He is a mechanical engineering graduate from National Institute of Technology , Bhopal, India and also a Certified Energy Auditor from Bureau of Energy Efficiency , Ministry of Power, Govt. of India .
Currently Neeraj is responsible for O&M of all the transmission lines of Sterlite Power Transmission Limited which owns and operates more than 4000 km of 400/765kV transmission lines spread across India . He is leading the new-tech initiatives viz. Aerial Surveillance of Transmission Assets, Digitization of Patrolling Report , Mapping of Transmission Assets in SAP , Analytics for Predictive Maintenance.
Earlier he worked as Head-Projects & Operations at Crompton Greaves Limited (CGL) , India where he executed green-field project for setting up manufacturing unit for Traction/Industrial Drives . Before joining CGL he worked for Andritz Hydro which executes large-hydro, compact-hydro and thermal power generation projects . There he led the plant maintenance function and also successfully executed project for a major capacity expansion .
Prior to Andritz Hydro , he worked in the field of manufacturing of optical fiber and fiber-optic cables at MEFC , Saudi Arabia and Uniflex Cables Ltd., India .