R.C.MANCHANDA

QUALIFICATIONS

  • National Diploma in Architecture conducted by All India Council for Technical Studies, Govt. of India. (Delhi Polytechnic, Delhi.) 1955
  • Masters of Architecture (Community Planning) McGill University, Montreal, Canada. 1970

    MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESSIONAL BODIES

  • Associate member of Indian Institute of Architects.
  • Registered member - Council of Architecture, Govt. of India.

    POSITIONS HELD

  • Senior Architect, CPWD (Central Public Works Department, Govt. of India) 1972-78
  • Senior Architect, Dte. General of Properties, Sultanate of Oman, Muscat. (Foreign Assignment) 1978-83
  • Senior Architect, CPWD. 1983-84
  • Chief Architect, Design Cell, Ministry of Urban Development, Govt. of India, New Delhi. 1984-89

    ADDITIONAL DETAILS

  • President CPWD Architect’s Association.
  • President All India Federation of Government Architects and Planners.
  • Advisor UPSC for selection of architects/Planners for Govt. Service.
  • Represented CPWD/Govt. on - Technical Committee DDA - Layout Scrutiny Committee Meeting MCD - Building Plan Committee of NDMC - Various committees of Indian Standard Institution
  • Member of Technical Committee for Review of CPWD Specifications.
  • Member Secretary Central Vista Committee.

    PROJECTS HANDLED DURING GOVT. SERVICE

    Group Housings

  • Residential Quarters at Wazirpur and Model Town Delhi, Poona and Nasik for various Govt. Departments.
  • General Pool Housing at Tollyganj, Calcutta.
  • Industrial Tenements, Lawrence Road, Delhi.
  • Multi-storeyed Hostel Buildings, Minto Road, New Delhi.
  • Detailed development Plans for Staff Quarters for Income Tax Department, Kanpur.
  • Redevelopment Plans for General Pool Housing (Type I) in D.I.Z. Area, New Delhi.
  • Development Plans for General Pool Housing (Type III, IV and Hostel Accommodation) in Minto Road Area, New Delhi.
  • Detailed Development Plans for General Pool Housing (Phase I) at Mehrauli - Badarpur Road Area, New Delhi.

    Institutional and Office Buildings:

  • Dy. Accountant General Office Building, Alipur Road, Delhi.
  • General Post Office Building, Kathmandu, Nepal.
  • Post Office at Dholpur, Rajasthan.
  • Bihar State Guest House at Chanakya Puri, New Delhi.
  • Office Building for Afro-Asian Rural Reconstruction Organisation at Chanakya Puri, New Delhi.
  • Auditorium for National School of Drama, Bhagalpur House, New Delhi.

    Technical Buildings

  • Telephone Exchanges at Delhi, Amritsar, Ambala Cantt., Allahabad, Shahdara, Ranchi, Vijyawada etc.
  • Telecommunication Building at Jodhpur, Rajasthan.

    Master Plans

  • Indian Revenue Service Staff College Campus, Nagpur.
  • Indian Veterinary Research Institute at Izatnagar (U.P.)
  • Forest Research Institute, Dehra Dun (U.P.)
  • General Pool Housing at - Salt Lake Area, Calcutta. - Masjid Moth Area, New Delhi. - Minto Road Area, New Delhi. - D.I.Z. Area, New Delhi.
  • General Pool Housing in 820 acre land in Mehrauli -Badarpur Road Area, New Delhi.
  • National Institute for the Blind, Dehra Dun.
  • Central Reserve Police Force Complexes at Bhilai & Poona.
  • Kudermukh Iron Ore Project Township at Manglore.
  • Kerala Newsprint Project Township at Cochin.

    Urban Design Projects

    Headed a multi-disciplinary Design Team, constituted by Govt. of India for preparation of Urban Design Framework relating to Re-development of Zones D-11 & D-12 of New Delhi (Lutyen's Delhi). Reports Prepared and submitted to Govt. of India:

  • Background Analysis and Work Programme Apr. 85.
  • Strategies and Approach for Comprehensive Planning Aug. 86.
  • Recommended Architectural Controls Dec. 87.
  • Interim Report on Redensification / Redevelopment May. 88.
  • Suggestive framework for Street Furniture and Elements Apr. 89.

     

    SHAMIT MANCHANDA

    QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor of Architecture School of Planning & Architecture, New Delhi. 1989

    MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESSIONAL BODIES

  • Registered member - Council of Architecture, Govt. of India.
  • Fellow of Indian Institute of Architects.
  • Life Member, Indian Confederation for Healthcare Accreditation

    ADDITIONAL DETAILS

  • Member, Governing Council, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 School of Planning & Architecture, New Delhi
  • Member, CED-13, Bureau of Indian Standards, New Delhi
  • Co-organiser, HEALTHARCHCON 2006 – International Conference on Planning & Design of Healthcare Facilities
  • Vice Chairman of the Northern Chapter, Indian Institute of Architects 2010-2012, 2012-2014.
  • Jt. Secretary of the Northern Chapter, Indian Institute of Architects 2006-2008, 2008-2010.
  • Executive Member School of Planning & Architecture Alumni Association
  • Organising Secretary, International Conference on Medical Architecture, 2005
  • Co-Convener, Medical Architecture Workshop 2002, organised by the Indian Institute of Architects, Northern Chapter.
  • Secretary, Organising Committee, Young Architects Festival 2001, organised by the Indian Institute of Architects, Northern Chapter.
  • Joint Secretary, Cyber Community of India.
  • Completed Training course in AutoCad-2D in 1993, AutoCad 3D, Autolisp and 3D Studio in 1996 from CAD Studio, New Delhi.

    PREVIOUS PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

    Raj Rewal & Associates 1987-88

  • Central Institute of Educational Technology, New Delhi. State Trading Corporation, New Delh

    Surendra Sharma & Associates 1989-93

  • Extension to Australian High Commission, New Delhi.
  • Visa Building for Royal Netherlands Embassy, New Delhi.
  • Sports Complex Delhi Public School R.K.Puram, New Delhi.
  • Sports Complex, American Embassy School, New Delhi.
  • Canadian High Commissioner’s residence- renovation and interiors
  • Low Cost Housing at Kundali, Haryana.

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