The Beginning

IGS
Mumbai Chapter

In 1975, Prof. R. K. Katti of the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay, was requested to commence activities in Bombay as a local chapter. 

Operations

The society was run from the premises of Institution of Engineers (India), Maharashtra Centre at Haji Ali. The initial finances of the Chapter came from the surplus balance of the IGS Conference held in Bombay in 1970 at the IIT. Membership was open to all interested in and associated with Geotechnical activities.

Activities

Ever since, the Bombay Chapter has been renamed “Mumbai Chapter” after the identityof the metropolis of Bombay was changed to Mumbai. The Chapter has promoted Geotechnical Engineering all through by organisation of lectures and seminars by prominent authorities

Award

The Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS) of the Mumbai Chapter is well structured and team spirit has been its hall mark. By virtue of concerted efforts of the Executive Committee, the Mumbai Chapter was awarded the “Best Chapter Award” in 1997

Current Scenario

Presently the Chapter boasts of a membership of 360 Looking forward, the Chapter resolves to better its past performance in the promotion of Geotechnical Engineering.Besides 1970, the Chapter has hosted the Indian Geotechnical Conferences of 1980, 1990 and 2000

Executive Committe

Dr Anand Katti

Chairman

Managing Director, NYSS Airoli and Professor Datta Meghe College of Engineering, Mrudgandha, D 63, Sector 4, Airoli,
Navi Mumbai 400 708

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Dr.Dasaka Murthy

Hon'ble Secretary

Professor
Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay,
Powai, Mumbai 400 076

Dr. V.B.Deshmukh

Treasurer

Associate Professor,
Structure Engineering Department, VJTI, H. R. Mahajani Marg,
Matunga, Mumbai 400 019

Mr.Rahul Ravindra Vaidya

Members

Sr. Engg. Manager Design, Larsen and Toubro, Transportation and infrastructure, 401 Anant Akash CHS, Opp. Dagadi School, Charai, Thane (West), 400 601

Dr. Ashish Juneja

Members

Professor,
Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay,
Powai, Mumbai 400 076

Dr.Yadav Kamble

Member

Assistant Professor,
Structure Engineering Department, VJTI, H. R. Mahajani Marg,
Matunga, Mumbai 400 019

Dr.Uday Kulkarni

Member

Partner
M/s Noble Geo-Structs, 103, Ganesh Bhuwan, M.P. Road,
Mulund (E) Mumbai 400 081

Dr. Deepankar Choudary

Members

Professor
Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay,
Powai, Mumbai 400 076

Dr.Renu Uday Kulkarni

Members

Partner
M/s Noble Geo-Structs, 103, Ganesh Bhuwan, M.P. Road,
Mulund (E) Mumbai 400 081

Mr.Gaurav S Parab

Member

Partner
M/s Global Geotechnics, A/202 Swati Manor CHS, N C Kelkar Marg,
Dadar (West) Mumbai 400 028

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