Profile - Shri Om Prakash Singh ,Director(Technical/Operation)


  Shri Om Prakash Singh has taken over the charge of Director (Technical), Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL), a leading subsidiary of Coal India Limited, on 1st September, 2016.


  • Shri Singh is Bachelor of Engineering (Mining) from Ravishankar University, Raipur and holder of First Class Mine Manager's Certificate of Competency under the Mines Act from Directorate General of Mines Safety, Dhanbad. Shri Singh has also acquired Master degree in Business Administration (Marketing Management) and Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Applications. He comes with a rich work experience spanning 32 years in the fields of mine planning, production, management, supervision, direction and control of underground as well as open cast coal mines. He has worked with SECL/CMPDIL, for 32 years.

  • After joining Coal India Limited in August 1984, he rose rapidly and has handled various senior positions like General Manager of different Areas at SECL and heading different departments at Corporate Office i.e. Environment, Production and Planning.

  • He has also undergone training programme on project management and other general management courses.
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