A S Shankar | Executive Director, Operations And Maintenance
Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Ltd | India

A S Shankar, Executive Director, Operations And Maintenance, Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Ltd

With nearly 35 years of work experience in Railway/Metro field, I have worked in Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Ltd (BMRCL) since 2008 and at present holding the post of Executive Director (Operations & Maintenance), responsibile for the Metro train operations over a route length of 43 kms and maintenance of all stations and systems. Earlier, I was incharge for the implementation of Signalling, Telecommunication and Automatic Fare Collection systems of Bangalore Metro and has been responsible for setting up the Metro Railway organization, including recruitment of staff and formulating procedures for working of metro trains, that has lead to the commencement of Metro train operations in Bangalore city in the year 2011.

Prior year 2008, I worked in Indian Railways for 23 years in various managerial positions and handled several projects viz. Quadrupling & Automatic signalling works in Mumbai, other Signalling and Interlocking / Telecommunications works for Indian Railways at several cities.


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