LUCKNOW (Metro Rail News): Shri Chandra Pal Singh has joined as Director (Works and Infrastructure), Uttar Pradesh Metro Rail Corporation Limited. Shri C.P. Singh was working as the Executive Director in DMRC before joining UPMRC. He has successfully handled significant civil responsibilities in Delhi Metro (DMRC) for the last 17 years. During his tenure, the Noida-Greater Noida Metro created the record of launching 200 U-girders in 1 month twice and was recognised by the LIMCA Book of Records for its fast construction on this 30-kilometre-long section.
Shri CP Singh joined Delhi Metro in 2005 as Deputy Chief Engineer, and in his tenure of 17 years, he has played an essential role in the construction of 42 upstream metro stations built on a total of 60 kilometres.
Under his direct supervision, the construction of the tunnels and 1 metro station of the 2-kilometre-long stretch were executed successfully. In his vast expertise in metro construction, he also made exceptional contributions to the construction work of 2 depots – Greater Noida – NGN Line and Badli – Line – 2.
A civil engineer by profession, he has a vast experience of 30 years in the construction of underground and elevated metro projects, along with other civil structures. Before Delhi Metro, Shri Singh has worked for other Public Sectors under the Ministry of Heavy Industry and Misntry of Health, completing many large civil engineering projects.
Managing Director, UPMRC Shri Sushil Kumar, congratulated Shri CP Singh on taking over as Director (Works & Infrastructure), UPMRC. He said that with his expertise and experience, he will be an asset to UPMRC.