Er Narendra Singh has a degree in Civil Engineering from MNNIT Allahabad and Post Graduation in Irrigation & Hydro from University of Roorkee. Er Narendra Singh served Govt. of Uttar Pradesh & Uttarakhand Irrigation Department with distinction and has vast experience in project implementation ranging from small and medium scale hydro projects and major hydraulic structures such as cross regulator & composite falls on Madhya Ganga Canal Project.
Er Narendra Singh was instrumental in successful rehabilitation of rural and urban families affected by the construction of Tehri Dam Project (1000 MW). His considerable efforts during his tenure with THDC India Limited have won accolades specially for his deft handling of this sensitive issue in the laid down timeframe. Based on his experience he has authored a popular book titled “Rehabilitation and Resettlement : Tehri Dam and other Major Hydro Power Project in India – An Approach for Future”.
Er Narendra Singh has rendered exceptional service to The Institution of Engineers (India) in various capacities. He is the founder Chairman of Uttarakhand State Centre and is credited with the construction of a modern building for the Centre in cooperation with the Govt. of Uttarakhand and PSUs. Er Narendra Singh has contributed significantly and added value while serving on many important Committees and the Council of the Institution. He has been a major contributor in various initiatives undertaken in enhancing the role, relevance and image of the Institution. Er Narendra Singh displayed exceptional ability in organizing five Council Meetings of the Institution at various venues. Er Narendra Singh has been Vice President of the Institution for the period 2012-13.
Er Narendra Singh is also credited with focused efforts in promoting regional languages by first time publishing “Abhiyantu Bandhu”- a multi lingual yearly Journal of engineering papers as well as a life sketch of Bharat Ratna Sir M Visvesvaraya in Hindi.
Er Narendra Singh has been recognized, through various awards, for his contribution to the engineering profession as well as for his involvement in social causes and community development. He has travelled widely on work and leisure. He is actively involved in various professional bodies and had been Executive Member of All India Engineers Federation and Member of National Institute of Hydrology (India) as Life Member. He is active in the education sector and interests include horticulture focused on creating a green environment.
He has been unanimously elected as the President of The Institution of Engineers (India) for the session 2019-2020 by the Council of the Institution which is a testimony and recognition of his sterling and long standing contribution to the Institution and the engineering profession.
Er Narendra Singh
The Institution of Engineers(India)