Wows to make PPT no 1
Former Deputy chairman of VPT, Mr. P.L. Haranadh recently took over as the new Chairman of Paradip Port Trust (PPT).
Taking charge Mr. Haranadh emphasized on making PPT the No.1 major port in the country during his tenure.
He stressed on prioritising completion of various upcoming projects at PPT, including the much ambitious Western Dock project at the earliest.
Before joining PPT, he was working as Chief Freight Transportation Manager of East Coast Railway. He has rich experience in rail transportation, especially in freight operations, business development and traffic planning.
In recognition of many meritorious works, he received National Award for outstanding management in 2002 and in 2005 from Ministry of Railways.
During his stint at VPT he was instrumental in developing innovative marketing solutions like total logistics solutions to customers to attract cargoes like coal, containers etc. During his tenure, he contributed to overall growth of Visakhapatnam Port and the Port scaled up to 3rd position among major Ports. Mr. Harnadh is an IRTS officer of 1994 batch.