Mr. Narendra Thatte is a qualified Piping Engineer with varied experience of 17 years in the field and design office with engineering organizations of international repute. His experience includes Construction, Erection, Testing and commissioning of chemical plants with customer like SAFCO, IOCL, IPCL, DNL, S M Dye-chem, Graphite India Ltd., Ballarpur Industries, Century Papers and Pulps. He has extensive knowledge of Piping Engineering having worked for over twelve with engineering organizations of international repute such as Krup-UHDE, and UHDE India Limited, with job responsibilities that include Preparation of Layouts, Selection of Material of Construction, Preparation of Technical Specifications of Valves and Other Piping Items and Piping Flexibility Analysis.
While he plays the role of ‘Technical Adviser’ currently for a Piping Engineering Group, he continues to be a regular visiting faculty for Post-graduation Diploma course in Piping Engineering in Vishwakarma Institute of Technology, Pune. He has conducted in-house Training Programs in India and overseas on ASME Codes (ASME Sec IX, B31.1/31.3/31.4), Selection of Materials, Piping Specifications, Layout Engineering, Piping Design, Corrosion Prevention & control and Piping Flexibility analysis (Piping Stress Analysis).He has also undergone the Preparatory Training Program on API 570 for in-service piping Inspection Certification.