Shri Sudhir D. Panadare has taken over the Director (Technical) of Rashtriya Chemicals and Fertilizers Limited on 18th December, 2017.
Shri Panadare is Chemical Engineer from University Department of Chemical Technology, Mumbai (now known as Institute of Chemical Technology). He is also a certified Energy Auditor by Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE). He joined the Company in year 1981 as Management Trainee and rose to the post of Director (Technical). In his long career spanning more than 36 years, he has worked in various capacities in Technical Services, Ammonia plants, Urea Plant & Chemical Plants etc. and in development of the projects of the Company.
Shri Panadare headed the Corporate Department for pre project work of Thal expansion project and other projects and has visited various countries like Denmark, Egypt, USA, Ghana, Vietnam and Turkmenistan for business opportunities. Shri Panadare was leader of RCF team for re-commissioning of revamped Namrup III Unit of Brahmaputra Valley Fertilizer Corporation Limited.
Prior to elevation to the present post, he was Executive Director (Planning and Project Development) In-charge.
He is an avid reader and has published technical papers in various journals.