Brief information or biography about Dr. Rakesh Chaturvedi
He is a science Graduate, Master of Business Administration in Disaster Management, Charter Engineer from Association of Building Engineers (UK),MI FIRE Engineering (India & UK), Advance Diploma in Industrial Safety (MSBTE), Grade-I (IFE, India), Diploma in Industrial Safety, Station Fire officer Course(C.I.S.F Ministry of Home Affairs, India), Gold Medalist in Chemical Disaster Management course (National Civil Defence College , Nagpur, Maharashtra). He is having 24 years of working experience (Essar Steel India Ltd, Reliance refinery division, Jamnagar, Oil and Natural Gas Corporation limited, Surat, Bharat Heavy Electrical Limited, Bhopal ( MP) and Hindustan Zinc limited, Udaipur
Achievements & Recognition: He has got appreciation certificate for Corona Warriors to fight against Covd-19 from The American University of global Peace U.S.A 2020 for proactive approach for Sanitation activity Adaniports and Special economic zone, Mundra and nearby 10 Villages. He has received Life Time Achievement Awards for contribution in emergency response and innovation in capabilities building & Leveraging technologies. He was Honor by Gujarat State Environment Minister on the occasion of Republic Day police parade ground Surat for Bravery and Commendable firefighting operation and initiative to established incident command and control system with the help of Surat district collector in 5 JAN 2013 IOCL terminal, Hazira Major Fire and certificate from Gujarat State Disaster Management Authority as well as Directorate of Industry Safety and Health & Appreciation letter from Indian Oil corporation Executive Director.
Guest speaker in 15Th & 10 Th International Conference, FIRE INDIA organized by Intuition of Fire engineers, New Delhi at Hrdrabad and New Delhi and presented Technical paper on Risk and occupational Hazards to Firefighters and Challenges in rescue and fire management in High-rise building & Performance based design safety. Appreciation Letter from American Society Of Safety engineers for injury free healthy work environment for No lost time Fire incident 84% reduction in fire incidents in 2010 to 2015 by innovation in Fire prevention Awareness & training.
He has published more than 40 number of Technical paper published and learning from real emergency attended by him in various National and International journals. He is working as Deputy General Manager Fire Services at Adaniports & Special economic Zone, Mundra, Kutch, Gujarat. He has in-house design and developed 10 number Simulators based on international standards USA & Canadian fire services Complete Physical Ability Test as well as 07 number simulators for live firefighting training based on associate’s fire risk of ports.
His Unique Fire Safety Initiatives for fire prevention awareness, Emergency Preparedness and Hazard communication got place in LIMCA BOOK OF RECORDS 2016 Business category. My unique idea team efforts and Essar steel India Limited management support for empowerment of working women in the field of Fire and Safety. Essar steel India limited, Hazira 14 working team is the first corporate women’s Fire rescue team become the first Indian industry likely to get place “LIMCA BOOK OF RECORDS” National Record 2013.
He has transformed ASPSEZ fire services at international level by sharing best fire safety practices & unique observance of National Fire Services Week 2011 to 2020. He was the member of organizing committee of Fire Indian Fire Service Games held at Feb 2017 at Nagpur and manager of 34 member team of Mutual Aid Response Group of 06 industries at Kutch, Gujarat.
Under his leadership and dynamic team support Adaniports & SEZ has become Consecutive three year winner of Finest India Skills & Talent awards for best service sector company of India (2019,2018, 2017). His contribution in women empowerment in Fire safety, 100% training to associates and employees in emergency preparedness response and community awareness in Fire Safety and 40% reduction of Fire incidents in the year of 2012 was recognized as Essar Steel India Ltd become First Indian Industry to WINNER the Fire Safety award by Association Building Engineers ABE award 2013 at United kingdom.