• Competent Technocrat with over 40 years
of experience in top executive positions in manufacturing
industry with specialization in design, engineering,
execution and management of large-scale petrochemical
and other industrial sector projects (notably Methanol,
Ammonia, Urea and Formaldehyde/derivatives plants,
steel rolling mills, panel boards/laminates/flooring
materials, MDF/HDF manufacturing facility etc.)
• Zealous promoter of Indian Technological
expertise, manufacturing capabilities and human
resource skills in the Middle East over the last
First-class Graduate in CHEMICAL ENGINEERING from
Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University,
India with specialization in Petroleum Refinery
Engineering and Design of Primary Reformer Furnaces.
Meritorious (throughout First-Class) educational
• Exceptional managerial skills as evidenced
by a proven track record of brilliant accomplishments
spread across a time span of over 3 decades.
• Acknowledged expertise in design, engineering,
installation, commissioning and successful sustained
productive operations of complex petrochemical
• Team Leader known for developing a popular
following built-on total confidence, staunch loyalty
and inspired motivation among subordinate personnel.
• Zealous capability to unfailingly deliver
results, achieving set goals and profitability
targets regardless of odds and daunting challenges.
Owner proprietor and Chairman/Managing Director
M/S KANIKA MULTISCOPE PVT.LTD.(KMPL)
A Young Production House foraying into producing
Motion Pictures/Television Serials in Bollywood.
M/S ANSHULA TECHNOLOGICAL ENGINEERING CONSULTANTS
A multi-dimensional enterprise created to provide
chemical process industry/steel making industry/wood
products manufacturing industry related technological,
design/engineering, project management, inspection/expediting,
procurement, technical auditing and commissioning
MANSO Group of Companies,
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Functioned as the Chief Operating Officers/Group
President of the MANSO Group of Companies, Kingdom
of Saudi Arabia (Reporting to the Owner/Chairman
& Managing Director), including:
• Saudi Formaldehyde
Chemical Company Ltd. (presently renamed as Chemanol), Al Jubail, Saudi
(300,000 MTPY Formaldehyde/Derivative products’
United Gulf Steel Mill Co. Ltd (UGS), Al Jubail,
(450,000 MTPY Long Products’ Steel Rolling
Modern Décor & Wood Products Mfg. Co.
(5 Million sheets/year HPL/CPL/MFC Decorative
Laminates Production Plant)
• M/S Saudi Designers
Engineering Consultants (SDEC), Al Jubail/Dammam,
(Premier civil/structural, electro-mechanical
and architectural design/engineering outfit)
•M/S United Gulf Group
Co. Ltd (UGG)
(Transportation, logistics management, erection/construction
• M/S Industrial Development
& Promotion Company (IDPC), Dammam, Saudi
(Multi-dimensional project promotion and feasibility
evaluation group – the “Think tank”
of the organization).
• M/S Polytech Services
Ltd, Al Jubail, Saudi Arabia
(Industrial Maintenance Services based on advanced
• M/S Noor Dareen
Trading Co, Dubai, U.A.E.
(Industrial trading arm of the Group)
group has a cumulative annual turnover of Saudi
Arabian Riyals 2 Billion, among the companies
FORMALDEHYDE CHEMICAL COMPANY LTD.
(presently renamed as Chemanol)
Al – Jubail, Saudi Arabia
Deputy Managing Director.
in 1989, Saudi Formaldehyde Chemical Co Ltd, is
a private sector manufacturer of 300,000 MTPY
Formaldehyde / Derivative products including Aqueous
Formaldehyde, Urea Formaldehyde, Hexamine, Paraformaldehyde,
UF/MF Liquid and Powder Resins and SNF/SMF Superplasticizers.
The Company has set up around 18 plants in over
a decade of it’s existence and is considered
to be one of the most progressive petrochemical
manufacturers in the region, employing “state-of-
the-art” technologies from M/s Haldor Topsoe
A/S (Denmark), M/s Libra A.p.l. (India), M/s Tech-kno
Thermosets (U.K.) and M/s APV Nordic Anhydro (Denmark).
Bajpai joined the company at it’s inception
as Projects/Operations Manager in-charge of setting
up the company, envisioning various projects,
executing the same and ensuring their successful
completion and sustained profitable operations.
The company is currently valued at US$360 Million.
included full responsibility of operation, maintenance
and products marketing, administration and financial
control of the company, apart from efficient timely
execution of numerous projects based on reputed
international technologies. Setting up of SFCCL
including its fast track growth and phenomenal
development is a career milestone of T. Bajpai.
GULF STEEL MILL CO LTD (UGS)
Al Jubail, Saudi Arabia
Senior Vice President
in 1997, UGS operates a 450,000 MTPY Steel Rolling
Mill producing long products based on state-of-the-art
technology from M/s SIMAC/SMS SCHLOEMANN SIEMAG
(Italy/Germany). Along side the owner of the MANSO
Group (Shaikh Mazen K. Allahiq), T. Bajpai was
involved in the conception, formulation of implementation
strategy, execution and subsequent productive
operations of this prestigious US$100 Million
project. The Mill produces sectional steel products
in the range of 40mm to 220 mm including angles,
channels beams, square bars, etc. The Company
has an annual turnover of US$290 Million.
MODERN DÉCOR & WOOD PRODUCTS MFG CO
Al Jubail, Saudi Arabia
Senior Vice President
in 1998, this company manufactures 5.4 Million
Decorative Laminate Sheets per year of High Pressure/Compact
Laminates, Continuous Pressed Laminates, Melamine
Faced Chipboard Laminates and Decorative Laminated
Panels based on Continuous Press Technology availed
from M/s Hymmen and M/s VITS (Germany).
T. Bajpai was responsible for techno -economic
feasibility evaluation, conception and implementation
of the project & oversaw the successful commissioning
and commercial operations of this 50 Million U.S.
Dollar modern facility, with an annual turnover
of US$60 Million.
COMPANIES OF THE GROUP:
Chief Operating Officer
Bajpai has been Chief Operating Officer of these
Support Companies of the Group, which include
a premier design engineering organization (SDEC),
Transportation, Logistics Management Erection/Construction
Company (UGG); Multi-dimensional project promotion
and feasibility evaluation group (IDPC), Industrial
services Company based on advanced cutting edge
technologies (Polytech) and Industrial trading
arm of the group (Noor Dareen). Was involved in
setting up and subsequent commercial operation
of these Companies from the initial stage itself.
Dec 1974-Oct 1990
RASHTRIYA CHEMICALS & FERTILZERS LTD.
Mumbai / Thal (Maharashtra, India).
Process Engineer / Plant Manager / Project Manager
/ Operations Manager.
operational and managerial responsibility of Methanol
(120 MTPD) and Ammonia (900 MTPD) Plants based
on the technology of M/s Haldor Topsoe A/S, including
process control, plant management and execution
of debottlenecking /revamp schemes.
also In-charge of “Gas Conversion Project”
to convert the Methanol/Ammonia Plants to “Bombay
High Natural Gas” replacing Naphtha.
2 x 1350 MTPD Ammonia Plants of RCF (Thal Unit)
Super Fertilizer Complex.
as Project Manager and subsequently as Operations
Manager for RCF’s US$400 Million Mega Thal
Fertilizer Project. – the first Super Fertilizer
Complex based on Bombay High Gas/HBJ Pipeline.
included overall supervision of the project for
completion of basic design/engineering, detailed
engineering, procurement, financial tie-ups with
international agencies, erection/construction,
precommissioning, and commissioning activities
leading to timely completion of RCF’s 2
x 1350 MTPD capacity prestigious Super Ammonia
Plants based on technology from M/s Haldor Topsoe
deputed to M/s Haldor Topsoe A/S, Denmark during
the entire basic engineering work and was actively
involved as owner’s representative in design/engineering
of all process reactors, furnaces, vessels, heat
exchangers, pumps, compressors, drive turbines
and utility units and approval thereof.
supervised detailed engineering work at the offices
of Projects Development India Limited, Baroda
(India) apart from management of all procurement
and shipping activities.
training at the DCS facility of M/s Taylor Instrumentation
(Stevenage, U.K.) in Distributed Digital Control
of financial negotiations with several international
credit agencies and financial institutions.
implementation of the Super Fertilizer Project
of RCF at Thal on schedule and within allocated
budget (INR 880 Crores) is one of the major career
accomplishments of T. Bajpai.
Sept 1972 – Dec 1974
SHRI RAM CHEMICAL INDUSTRIES.
Kota, Rajasthan – India.
as Process Engineer in the 600 MTPD Ammonia Plant.
Duties included process control and operation
of Steam Naphtha Reforming based Ammonia Plant
using Haldor Topsoe Process and Built by M/S CHIYODA
CORPORATION (JAPAN), along with regular monitoring
of plant data with a view to effect improvements
towards more streamlined and efficient operation
of the plant. A number of process modifications
and improvements were carried out to achieve greater
operational ease and functional economics. Erection
and commissioning experience was also gained during
the expansion of the plant from 450 to 600 MTPD
A W A R D S:
PLAQUE OF HONOR (2008)- RECEIVED FROM SHRI ARJUN
SINGH, H.R.D. MINISTER.
N.R.I. EXTRAORDINAIRE (2007)- RECEIVED FROM SHRI
K.C.PANT/ SHRI SAIFUDDIN SOZ.
LIFE TIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD (2006) – NRI
WELFARE SOCIETY –
RECEIVED FROM SHRI ARJUN SINGH, UNION MINISTER
APPOINTMENT AS THE BRAND AMBASSADOR OF NRIs (2005)
BY SHRI BALRAM JAKHAR, GOVERNOR OF RAJASTHAN.
DISTINGUISHED ALUMNUS AWARD (2005) FROM INSTITUTE
OF TECHNOLOGY, BANARAS HUNDU UNIVERSITY, VARANASI,
SWORD OF HONOUR AWARD (2004) – RECEIVED
FROM FORMER PRIME MINISTER OF INDIA SHRI I.K.
GUJRAL AT THE 23RD INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF NRIs
HELD IN NEW DELHI DURING 24-28 JANUARY 2004.
SPECIAL ORDER OF MERIT MEDAL – RECEIVED
FROM SHRI K.C. PANT, FORMER UNION MINISTER AT
THE 23RD INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF NRIs HELD IN
NEW DELHI DURING 24-28 JANUARY 2004.
PRIDE OF INDIA GOLD MEDAL (2004) – A RARE
& SPECIAL HONOUR RECEIVED AT THE NRI AWARDS
BANQUET HELD IN LONDON ON 9TH JUNE 2004, AT THE
HANDS OF MR. TONY McNULTY, M.P. (MINISTER TRANSPORT).
HIND RATTAN OF THE YEAR 2003 AWARD RECEIVED FROM
FORMER PRESIDENT OF INDIA, SHRI K.R. NARAYANAN
AT THE 22ND INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF NRI’s
HELD IN NEW DELHI DURING 24-28 JAN 2003.
N.R.I. OF THE YEAR 2002 (2003) - RECEIVED FROM
DR. BHISHMA NARAYAN SINGH, FORMER GOVERNOR AND
UNION MINISTER OF INDIA.
NRI MEDAL OF EXCELLENCE (2003) – RECEIVED
FROM SHRI K.C. PANT, FORMER UNION MINISTER AND
CURRENT DY. CHAIRMAN PLANNING COMMISSION, REPUBLIC
NRI OF THE MILLENIUM AWARD (2003) – RECEIVED
FROM SHRI JAYANT PATIL, MINISTER OF FINANCE, GOVERNMENT
OF MAHARASHTRA, REPUBLIC OF INDIA.
GLORY OF INDIA AWARD (2003) – RECEIVED FROM
Dr. BHISHMA NARAYAN SINGH, FORMER UNION MINISTER.
BHARAT JYOTI AWARD (2003) – RECEIVED FROM
THE INDIA INTERNATIONAL FRIENDSHIP SOCIETY.
NRI MEDAL OF EXCELLENCE (2003) - RECEIVED FROM
FORMER PRIME MINISTER OF INDIA SHRI I.K. GUJRAL
AT THE NRI DAY FUNCTION HELD IN NEW DELHI ON JANUARY
* U.P. RATAN AWARD (2003) – RECEIVED FROM
SHRI VISHNUKANT SHASTRI, GOVERNOR (UTTAR PRADESH),
REPUBLIC OF INDIA.
UTTAR PRADESH MEDAL OF EXCELLENCE AWARD (2003)
FROM SHRI T.N. CHATURVEDI, GOVERNOR (KARNATKA),
REPUBLIC OF INDIA.
POISA (Professionals of India in Saudi Arabia)
AWARD FOR PROMOTION OF INDIAN TECHNOLOGICAL /
MANUFACTURING / ENTREPRENEURAL CAPABILITIES IN
THE MIDDLE EAST AT THE INDIA 2000 EXPOSITION IN
SAUDI ARABIA IN THE YEAR 1996.
“BEST EXPORTING COMPANY IN KINGDOM OF SAUDI
ARABIA” AWARD (YEAR 2000) – FROM GOVERNOR
OF EASTERN PROVINCE, KINGDOM OF SAUDI ARABIA.
“BEST MAINTAINED PETROCHEMICAL COMPLEX”
AWARD FOR SFCCL ON THE BASIS OF NIL LOST TIME
ACCIDENTS OVER 12 YEARS OF OPERATION FROM THE
ROYAL COMMISSION FOR JUBAIL & YANBU, KINGDOM
OF SAUDI ARABIA.
“BEST ENVIRONMENTAL FRIENDLY COMPANY”
AWARD FOR SFCCL FROM THE ROYAL COMMISSION FOR
JUBAIL & YANBU, KINGDOM OF SAUDI ARABIA.
AWARDED “INTERNATIONAL WHO’S WHO OF
PROFESSIONALS” MEMBERSHIP – 1997.
RECIPIENT OF NUMEROUS CERTIFICATES OF MERIT AND
COMMENDATIONS FOR OPERATIONAL/MANAGERIAL ACHIEVEMENTS
IN RCF, INDIA.
Bajpai considers successful promotion of Indian
technological expertise and manufacturing capabilities
in the Middle East as one of his most significant
achievements. Virtually all the petrochemical
plants installed in Saudi Arabia under his responsibility,
have equipment/machinery/materials supplied by
reputed Indian companies and are manned and managed
by a chosen team of Indian professionals/experts.
traveled having visited countries all over the
world, including USA, UK, Canada, Denmark, Norway,
Sweden, Germany, France, Netherlands, Belgium,
Italy, Spain, Switzerland, Austria, Ukraine, Australia,
Japan, Hong Kong, China, Taiwan, Indonesia, Singapore,
Bangladesh, Iran, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, U.A.E.,
Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Oman, Turkey, Syria, Jordan,
Have been accredited with the development of the
following process innovations and technical breakthroughs
in Ammonia and Formaldehyde/derivatives Technologies:
STAGNANT HEATING PROCEDURE FOR PRIMARY REFORMER
START UP, ENTAILING MAJOR ENERGY SAVING.
HYDROGEN RECYCLE HEATING PROCEDURE FOR M.T. SHIFT
HYDROGEN RECYCLE HEATING PROCEDURE FOR L.T. SHIFT
CO CONVERTER, CONSIDERABLY REDUCING START-UP CYCLE.
INSTALLATION OF METHANATOR OUTLET TO METHANATOR
OUTLET CROSS OVER CONNECTION BETWEEN THE TWO AMMONIA
PLANTS, AFFORDING INTEGRATED OPTIMISATION OF TWO
INSTALLATION OF PROCESS AIR COMPRESSOR DISCHARGE
TO PROCESS AIR COMPRESSOR DISCHARGE CROSS OVER
CONNECTION BETWEEN THE TWO AMMONIA PLANTS, IMPROVING
ENERGY CONSUMPTION LEVELS AND OPERATIONAL FLEXIBILITY.
RUNNING OF THE FRONT END OF ONE AMMONIA PLANT
HOOKED UP TO THE SYNTHESIS UNIT OF THE SECOND
AMMONIA PLANT WITH THE FRONT END OF SECOND AMMONIA
PLANT UNDER SHUT DOWN.
REDUCTION IN RAW MATERIAL/UTILITY CONSUMPTION
LEVELS IN FORMALDEHYDE PLANTS BY INCORPORATING
SEVERAL DESIGN AND ENGINEERING MODIFICATIONS.
DEVELOPMENT OF NEW TECHNOLOGIES FOR MANUFACTURE
OF PARAFORMALDEHYDE, HEXA METHYLENE TETRA AMINE,
CONCRETE ADDITIVES AND PENTA ERYTHRITOL.
R&D BASED DEVELOPMENT AND PRODUCTION OF HIGH
PERFORMANCE SULPHONATED SUPERPLASTICIZER.
numerous international papers , publications and
* A REVIEW OF THE NAPHTHA REFORMERS FOR GENERATION
OF AMMONIA SYNTHESIS GAS – Chemical Age
of India/November 1977.
PROJECT EXECUTION AND OPERATIONAL EXPERIENCE –
2 x 1350 MTPD AMMONIA PLANTS OF RCF, THAL –
International Fertilizer Conference – Copenhagen
MANAGEMENT TECHNIQUES AND METHODS ADOPTED BY RASHTRIYA
CHEMICALS & FERTILIZERS LTD., THAL MANAGEMENT
chemical Week/December 1987.
* THE FEATURES OF A HUGE MODERN AMMONIA PLANT
AS EXPERIENCED IN SETTING UP, STARTING & OPERATING
THE RASHTRIYA CHEMICALS AND FERTILIZERS LTD’s
THAL AMMONIA PLANTS – NITROGEN 88. CONFERENCE,GENEVA,
SALIENT FEATURES AND OPERATIONAL EXPERIENCE OF
PRIMARY REFORMERS AT THAL - Fertilizer News/June
FORMALDEHYDE & DERIVATIVE PRODUCTS –
THEIR APPLICATION AS
CONDITIONING/ANTICAKING AGENTS FOR UREA FERTILIZER
– Fertilizer Focus (FMB Publications) –
CONDITIONING CUM ANTICAKING TREATMENT OF UREA
FERTILIZER – THE SFCCL EXPERIENCE - Fertilizer
Focus (FMB Publications) – December 2002
* DILIP KUMAR-PERENNIAL DELIGHT INSPIRING GENERATIONS- JUNE 2003
* SHASTRIYA SANGEET EK ADHYAYAN – MAY 2004
DEV: ETERNAL ANAND – MARCH 2006
THOSE MAGNIFICIENT MUSIC MAKERS - 2012 Feb 2012
ASSOCIATIONS / MEMBERSHIPS:
INTERNATIONAL WHO’S WHO OF PROFESSIONALS.
* ARAB FERTILIZER ASSOCIATION.
* PROFESSIONALS OF INDIA ORGANIZATION, SAUDI ARABIA.
* AMERICAN WELDING SOCIETY.
* TOASTMASTERS’ CLUB, SAUDI ARABIA –
CTM LEVEL – CLUB NO. 076
* CHEMICAL ENGINEERING SOCIETY, BANARAS HINDU