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Profiles of Er Ramalingam K S ,DFM Consultant

Profiles of Er Ramalingam K S ,DFM  & Innovation Consultant


• B E Mechanical from GCT, Coimbatore –1968
• PGDBA from Annamalai University- 1986
• B Sc from St. Xavier’s College. Tirunelveli – 1965

PROFESSIONAL Associations :

• Life Fellow – Indian Institution of Plant Engineers.
• Founder Chairman – Centre for Engineering Solutions –IIPE
• Fellow – Institution of Valuers – India-Approved Valuer
• Corporate Member / Chartered Engineer – Institution of Engineers –India.
• Member – Madras Management Association.
• Mentor – Bharatiya Yuva Sakthi Trust c/o CII.
• Member Consultant- TANSTIA FNF Service Centre.
• Associate Member – Engineers Without Borders [EWB] Canada.                                             Council Member – LNS Research -USA


• For DFM with Dr David M. Anderson of USA
• For 3 Wheelers with Will Austin of USA

Industrial Base : Engineering :
Automotive Components ,Two /Three Wheelers , Engineering Components /Equipments, Material Handling & Agricultural Equipments / Trailers

Industrial Base : Non-Engineering :
Spinning Units,Pharma Industries ,B to B & Knowledge Development

DFM –Design For Manufacturability :

Consultant –Manufacturability – Triad India P Ltd /

DFM Jury for Inter- University Design Competition – USA

Mentoring For Engineers on TDFM for Institutions like Amirta University IISC-Bangalore , REC ,SSN ,RMKCE , Professional Bodies like COINDIA ,CES ,IIPE & I E India ..

Applying Concurrent Engineering during Design & Productionizing of Rotary Tablet Press for Pacific Tools P LT d

Original Concepts on ‘Tao of Design For Manufacturability –TDFM’ & Content Development, a Knowledge sharing initiative on DFM .

Design of Jigs & Fixtures for Product Development using Direct & Reverse Engineering Principles for Automotive and Non-Automotive Products Industries ,Rotary Tablet Press for Pharma Industries /Pacific Tools P Ltd .LD 3 Wheeler for Subras 3D / Power Feeder for Pacific Tools/Trailers for Tractors & Power Tillers for Arasan & SKV Engineering/Tipper Bodies on Leyland Chassis for Madras Cements .

Product Development including Process Planning & Estimating:
Engineering Parts by Reverse Engineering for Textile Machineries & Chemical Industries/ Trailers for Tractors & Trailers / Prototype Trailer for TAFE – Massey Ferguson Design/Tipper Bodies for Leyland Tipper Chassis /Axles for Trailers /Valve Guides & Tappet Guides for Bullet Engines/Rocker Levers for OEMs in India / Rocker Shafts /Brackets for OEMs/Critical parts for Engines & Chassis /Valve Seat Inserts & Shifter Shafts for OEMs/Rotary Tablet Presses for Pharma Industries /Hydraulic based Material Handling Equipments /L D Three Wheeler /under Development –an EV.

Tractor Trailers ,Tipper Bodies ,Trailer Axles ,Engineering Products for Textile ,Chemical Industries –cast & machined parts ,Critical Parts for Engines & Vehicles for Two Wheelers, Rocker Levers, Rocker Shafts & other Critical Parts for I C Engines of Auto OEMs ,Hydraulic based material handling Equipments ,Rotary Tablet Presses for Pharma and similar items .

Maintenance :
Agricultural Machineries ,Welding & fabrication Equipments ,Press Brakes ,Shearing Machines .Foundry Equipments .

Maintenance Audit / Development :
Spinning Mills & Air Compressors ,Chemical Plant ,Tipper Body Units & Trailer Units.

Market Making :
B to B marketing for Used Plant & Equipments

Journalism /Training Manuals :
• Editor –Plant Engineering Journal-PEJ of IIPE- both online and Hard Copies .
• Member Media Development Committee for Teaching Guides @ National Instructional Media Institute – NIMI .
• Member for Indian Standards for Tractor Trailers under BIS .
• My Opinions on Economic/Political Affairs can be seen mostly in Economic Times & Times of India –on-line editions
• ‘ Certificate of Achievement’ from ‘The Economist ‘ for forming opinions, voicing them & connected web initiatives on –line during 2006.

Mentoring/Training :
On TDFM for CAD Engineers & Engineering Students , Training of Technicians for Bearing Maintenance ,Compressed Air Equipments for Spinning Mills .

Content Development:
Scope International for

Positions :
Assistant Engineer /T N Agricultural Engineering Services
Works Engineer/Arasan & Co
Machine Shop Engineer/Enfield India Ltd
Production Manager /Hi Mu Group
Director / December Tools P Ltd
Engineering /Management Consultant from 1995.

Employers :
Tamil Nadu Agricultural Engineering Services ,Arasan Group , Enfield India Ltd,Hi Mu Group , December Tools P Ltd .

Clients :
SKV Engineering , Sundaram Textile Ltd of TVS Group ,Susira Group,Royal Enfield Motors Ltd ,Vanjax Group, Dynacan Group ,Intec Group, Pacific Tools L P Ltd, EOS GMBH, , Pioneer Group Cuddallore, ACCL Divisions of Leyland Group .

Countries visited : US  during 2008 & 2012

Family : Wife .Mrs .R Gandhimathi -Mehandhi Artist-Chennai

Only Son : Mr R Subramaniam – Master of Computer Applications – Business Lead in a US  Health Insurance  Company in  Philadelphia, USA .

Daughter -in-law : Amanda Subbu –  American Jewish  Master of Architecture – Architectural Consultant – Philadelphia USA

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Er Ramalingam K S     DOB :  27th December 1946



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