Piyush Sogra Mobile:+91-9752590442
Experience of successfully coordinating the activities of various departments concerned with the production, safety,
planning, and manpower utilization. Having proven people management skills, with the ability to manage
performance and motivate staff on an individual and team level. Comfortable working with people of all levels. Now
looking for a new and challenging managerial or consultancy position, one which will make best use of my existing
skills and experience and also further my personal and professional development.
Due Diligence Project planning Manpower Engagement
Corporate Communication Safety Management System MiningOperations
Environment Management System Brownfield project Statutory Compliances
March 2016- Present: Assistant Manager (Safety and Environment)
Tata Steel Limited (Raw Material Division):- Gomardih Dolomite Quarry
Description: - Feeding valuable inputs to maintain a good safety culture
Identify theunderlyinghazards to makeoperationpersons aware about it.
Impart the StatutorytrainingandSOP trainingtothe employees
Identify andeliminate the fatality risk potential fromthe operational areas.
Risk assessment of activities tomake these morereliable towards safety
Monitor safe andunsafeacts onsite
Make plan andstrategy to implement safetystandards of TSL
Communicate with DGMSand ensure thecompliance at ourMines
Ensure the environment compliance andsend monthlycompliance report tostate pollutioncontrol board
Handlingthe contracts relatedtoEnvironment andSafety to ensure the contractor fulfills the complianceof TSL timely.
April 2015 – Feb 2016: Assistant Manager (Coal Business)
Bharat Aluminium Company Limited (Vedanta Resource Plc.) - Chotia Coal Mine
Description: - Acquired knowledge of and familiarity with mining statutes,regulations and procedures in order to
develop a mine.
Member of Core team ofCoal Mine Development project for wholeVedanta Group
Workedfortechnical andcommercial evaluations forselection ofMDOS(Mine Developer & operator )
Involvedin gettingstatutoryclearances andapprovals
Involvedin Manpower Engagement,Manager responsibilities andCorporate Communication tostrengthenthe relationship between
my organization andlocalities
Supervise andcoordinate the workof technicians, technologists, surveypersonnel, engineers, scientists andotherminepersonnel.
Inspect technical reports tobe used by mining, engineering, andmanagement personnel.
Examine maps, deposits, drilling locations, or mines to determine the location, size,accessibility, contents,value, andpotential
Progressivelylearnedbasic geologic fieldtechniques, relational databases, GISsoftware, orother types ofsoftware applications to
performtasks such as manipulatinggeologic map data andpreparingdigital maps.
March 2014 –March 2015: Mining Engineer
Bharat Aluminium Company Limited (Vedanta Resource Plc.) - Bodai Daldali Bauxite Mine
Description: Working as in charge of one of the ten sites of Bodai Daldali mines.
Supervisingthe properface development andmachineryallocation
To supervise the propersize andquality ofore
To ensure the safetyof thelabors andoperators in mysite
To provide technical support in drillingand blastingoperation
Additional charge ofensuringsafetyofmachineryoperators andlabors in Bodai daldali bauxite mine anda member of pit safety
October 2013 – February 2014:Safety Officer
Bharat Aluminium Company Limited (Vedanta Resource Plc.)
Description: Responsible for ensuring that managers, supervisors and employees are carrying out their roles in
compliance with the company’s health and safety policies and procedures.
Ensuringcompliancewith all current legislation, codes of practice andrelevant standards. Investigateaccidents anddangerous
Servingas the first responder toandinvestigatorof safetyincidents andmishaps.
Ensuringthat equipment is installedcorrectlyandsafely.
Makingregular site inspections.
Performingroot cause analysis for incident/accident investigations.
SUMMER INTERNSHIPS AND ACADEMIC PROJECTS:
ORGANISATION/DURATION PROJECT OUTLINE/ACHIEVEMENTS
South Eastern Coal Field
First-handexperience invarious aspects of Mining including Drilling, Blasting,
Support Design, Ventilation & Lighting
Oversaw different techniquesadopted for extraction& transportation of minerals
Tata Iron andSteel Company
Detailingthe various timeline studies(roof bolting , drilling)andcalculatingthe
overall equipment efficiencyandprocess of sandstowing
Applicationof Robotics in
Designed a Manual robot which can work under different types of geological
conditions for inspectionpurpose
Coal Liquefaction (July2012 –
Checking the feasibilityof different coal samples for coal liquefactionprocess
Eligible for Mine manager (2nd Class)Certificate of Competencyfrom Director General ofMine Safety(DGMS)
Training certificate onSafe and Efficient blastingbyORICA
EXTRA CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES:
CaptaininVolleyballtournament organized onNational Sports DaybyTSL
Organized safetyawareness programs in nearbyvillages
Wise Captainof Inter Hall HockeyTeam, Inter Hall Event(2011-2012)
Won 2nd Prize inGEOBOTICSevent at Great Step2010
Won 3rd Prize inIndustrial DesignProblemevent at Great Step2010
Won 1st Prize inIndustrial DesignProblem event at Great Step2012
Secretary, Maintenance Committee, MeghnadSaha Hallof residence
Education / Qualifications
QUALIFICATION YEAR INSTITUTE/SCHOOL PERCENTAGE/CGPA
Dual Degree (B.Tech+ M.Tech) Mining
Engineering + SafetyEngineering & Disaster
2013 IndianInstitute of Technology-
All IndiaSenior School Certificate Examination 2006 Kendriya Vidhyalya Sawai Madhopur 72.4
Senior Secondary 2004 Kendriya Vidhyalya Sawai Madhopur 69.4