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 Shri S.Yagneswaran memorial Lectures

Born in 1922, Mr. S. YEGNESWARAN graduated in 1944 from Banaras Hindu University.  Joined Railways Coal Department in 1944.  Secured Ist Class Mine Manager's Certificate in 1951.  Served in Railways and then Coal Department Corporation till 1970 in various capacities.

 

Joined NMDC  as Director in 1970.

 

Joined NLC as Chairman and Managing Director in 1972 December.  He served NLC in the very crucial period between 1972 to March '80.  He practically reviewed the Mine, six salvaging the machines out of the flooded Mines.  Only with his Herculean inputs, the Corporation started earning profit from 1976 onwards. His greatest achievement was the commissioning of the specialized Mining equipment worth Rs. 120 Crores, under Mine Expansion Scheme.  He was mainly responsible for getting sanction of Govt. Of India for Mine II and Thermal Station II Projects the inauguration of which was done by the then President in July 1979.  He was responsible for the financial restructuring of NLC for its betterment.  The Fertilizer Plant was changed over to oil gasification in July 1979 and the production of urea and coke improved in lot. In short he metamorphosed the entire structure of NLC.

 

After a glorious period of serving NLC for 8 years, he retired from the services in March 1980.

 

From 1980 to 1986 served as Consultant for several big engineering organizations.

 

From 1980 to 1987 served as Consultant for erection of Atomic Power Plant and Oil Refineries.

 

From 1898, he was Consultant to Coal India on the problem of Surplus Labour in Coal Washeries.

 

Shri S.YEGNESWARAN

Sl-No Date Lecture
1

24-04-2010

EMPOWERING INDIA THROUGH SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

 

Dr. BADRI SESHADRI

Managing Director, New Horizon media pvt ltd, chennai

 

2

17-04-2006

 

TECHNICAL EDUCATION IN CROSS ROADS - CAUSES AND CURE

 

Er. E. BALAGURUSAMY

Chairman, EBG Foundation, Coimbatore.

Former Vice Chancellor, Anna University.  

 

3

08-04-2005

PRINCIPLES, PROCEDURES AND PITFALLS OF PROJECT CONTRACTS

 

SHRI. K.V. KUPPUSAMY

(Former G.M. / Contracts, NLC Ltd.)

4

07-02-2004

 

TIME MANAGEMENT

 

Padmabhushan Shri G.L. TANDON

(Former Chairman NLC AND COAL INDIA LTD.)

 

 

 

 

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