Direct from ACREX 2016, Sameer Pradhan, Director ControlTrends India, interviews the venerated Pankaj Dharkar, founder of Pankaj Dharkar & Associates, and ex-President of Indian Society Of Heating, Refrigerating & Air-conditioning Engineers (ISHRAE).
Pankaj Dharkar, a legend in HVAC and Building engineering, a smart city visionary and front leader for Fire & Security Association of India (FSAI), in an exclusive interview with Sameer Pradhan, talked about his active role in forming and nurturing several societies aimed towards Safety, Security and Building services.
As a leading MEP consulting firm with 5 offices in India, with over 3500 projects to their credit, they are currently associated with 300 projects pan India, including GIFT (Gujarat International Finance Tec-City), one of the most ambitious projects ever undertaken in Indian Infrastructure history, a dream project of Indian Prime Minister, Shri. Narendra Modi. Also included are the newly announced Smart Cities of Indore and Jabalpur.
Pankaj Dharkar, a supporter of open, cyber secured and inter-operable BMS systems, applauded the initiative taken by ControlTrends in the area of skills development in Building automation. He urged ControlTrends India to align itself with FSAI and ISHRAE to make ACREX one of the top 3 shows in the world, with an immediate objective of having 50,000 visitors to ACREX 2017, New Delhi.