Expert Talk with Mr. M.K. Srivastava is Executive Director in Information Technology Division of NTPC Ltd.
Mr. Srivastava has more than 30 years’ experience in power plant engineering during which he was involved in the engineering of many coal based thermal power plants, gas based combined cycle power plants and hydro power plants.
Mr. Srivastava has spearheaded the development of many guidelines, policies & procedures in Engineering and is credited with the success of new bidding processes in NTPC. He has also been associated in the commissioning of several Control systems at site. He has contributed in development of intelligent cable engineering and ICS software for which copy right have been obtained by NTPC. Under his tutelage and direction, many new initiatives like Digitalization in Power Plants, adoption of new digital technologies has been undertaken. He is spearheading the digital transformation journey in NTPC.
He has authored papers, for national & international conferences including the International Society of Automation (ISA) POWID division.
Mr. Srivastava has done B.E in Control & Instrumentation from N.I.T., Surat.