Mr. C. Muralidhar (CM) has joined Accuspeed Engineering Services India Limited as Chief Operating Officer.
CM has 28 years of varied experience in the Hydrocarbon Process Industry covering Project Management, Process Engineering, Project Engineering, commissioning, start-up & Operations of Petroleum refineries, Petrochemicals, LNG, Pipeline transfer stations and Fertilizer units. CM is a Chemical Engineering Graduate from REC, Trichy and has a Masters in Management having specialized in Marketing Research & Foreign Trade.
CM was most recently with Nagarjuna Oil Corporation Ltd as GM (Projects) in their Cuddalore refinery project with primary responsibility for PMC & EPCM co-ordination, Project Management of ISBL refinery process units and BOOTs. Earlier he has served as Deputy Chief Engineer (Commissioning) in Saipem India Project Services and has been instrumental in commissioning China's first LNG terminal at Guangdong, China. He has been the Process Commissioning head of Petrofac International Ltd. UAE, for the commissioning of crude oil pumping station at Georgia. CM was also involved in the Project Management & commissioning of the world's largest diesel and VGO hydrotreaters of Reliance Petroleum Limited at Jamnagar. Further, he has served in various managerial levels and was responsible for dismantling of MOBIL refinery at Germany, Process Engineering of Hydroprocessing units & Project Management of integrated Cuddalore refinery at Nagarjuna Oil, Plant Operations and Project Management of PO/PG & Polyol plants, utilities and Offsites at Manali Petrochemicals Ltd., and Operation of Ammonia plant and CPP at SPIC, Tuticorin.
At Accuspeed, CM is responsible for all operations of the Company, reporting to the Board of Directors.