Shri A.J. Lokhande has taken over asChief Manager, Port Planning and Development, Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust on18th August, 2012. He has B.E. (First Class with Distinction) fromShivaji University, Kolhapur and Post Graduate Diploma in Port Planning andCoastal Engineering from International Institute of Hydraulic Engineering Delft(The Netherlands).
Prior to this assignment, he wasChief Engineer, Mormugao Port Trust, Goa from 27th January, 2006 to 16thAugust, 2012. He worked in variouscapacities in Mumbai Port Trust over 25 years and was Head of Planning and Development Wing for 6 years and Incharge Offshore ContainerTerminal of Mumbai Port Trust. Shri Lokhande has wide experience in PortPlanning as well as Project Management of Major Infrastructure Port Projects.