Shri R C Agrawal, General Manager, North Western Railway
Shri R C Agrawal graduated in Electronics & Communication Engineering in 1975 from University of Roorkee (now IIT Roorkee). Shri R.C.Agrawal in an officer of Indian Railways Service of Signal Engineering (IRSSE) of 1975 batch. In his distinguished career with the Railways he has extensive technical, project and administrative experience in Railways having worked in several challenging assignments such as Additional Member ( Telecommunication) Railway Board, Chief Signal and Telecommunication Engineer Central Railway and North Western Railway, Divisional Railway Manager- Samastipur of East Central Railway. During his career he has been instrumental in implementing Microprocessor based Auxiliary Warning System in Suburban Trains, implementation of Computerised Train Management System (TMS) in Control office and station display boards and PC based centralized Announcements in Mumbai Suburban Stations. He is also credited with commissioning of various signaling work such as electronic interlocking at stations, automatic signaling and modern telecommunication systems. He has also been associated with research activities while working in Research & Design Standard Organisation (RDSO).He has been to various countries like Germany, United Kingdom, Denmark, Belgium and France for study of safety in train Operations and use of modern technologies.