Mr. K.R.T Achar is a post-graduate civil engineer from IIT, Kanpur, India, with specialization in Hydraulics and Water Resources. He has over 24 years of experience in engineering consultancy services, mainly with Tata Consulting Engineers (TCE), Mumbai and Bangalore in India. The projects ranged from Hydro Power, Thermal Power, Water Supply, Sanitation and Urban Infrastructure.
Mr. Achar’s interests include water resources management and planning. His special skills include water hammer studies. Mr. Achar has undertaken analysis and design of water hammer protective schemes for water conductors in water supply, raw water pipelines and CW systems of thermal power plants. He has overseas experience of working in Indonesia for an ADB funded Flood Control Project.
Mr. Achar has over 20 publications in National and International Journals / Seminars and Conferences. He is currently General Manager (Civil Engineering) with LANCO Infratech Limited, Gurgaon, Haryana, India.