Brief Profile of Shri Binay Dayal, Director

Shri Binay Dayal

Shri Binay Dayal has assumed the charge of Director (Technical), Coal India Limited from 11th Oct’17. Shri Dayal is Board member of CMPDIL, BCCL, HURL and TFL.

Shri Dayal graduated in Mining Engineering in 1983 from Indian School of Mines (ISM), Dhanbad. He is holder of 1st Class Mine Manager’s Certificate of Competency from DGMS, Dhanbad. He obtained MBA from BIT, Mesra.

He joined as Junior Executive (Trainee) in Coal India and was posted at Central Saunda Colliery, Barkakana Area of Central Coalfields Limited in the year 1983. He worked in various capacities such as Head of Technical Services and Public Relations in CMPDI (HQ), Regional Director, CMPDI, RI – V, Bilaspur, General Manager (Projects & Planning Services) in South Eastern Coalfields Limited (SECL). He took over the charge of Director Technical (Engineering Services), CMPDI on 1.12.2015.

Shri Dayal has vast experience spanning over three and half decades in Indian Coal Industry. He has to his credit the Planning, Approval and Implementation of Mega Projects of South Eastern Coalfields Limited and enhancement of productivity of hi-tech drills deployed for detailed exploration in Korba and Mand Raigarh coalfields. As General Manager (Project & Planning), SECL, he prepared the road map for coal production in respect of South Eastern Coalfields Limited as a part of 1 Billion Tonne coal production exercise, carried out by Coal India Limited.

He was nominated as Nodal Officer on behalf of South Eastern Coalfields Limited for Rail Corridors for evacuation of coal from Mand Raigarh and Korba Coalfields and represented SECL in the Board of Joint Venture Cos. viz. Chattisgarh East Railway Limited (CERL) and Chattisgarh East-West Railway Limited (CEWRL).

Shri Dayal attended and participated in various international events as part of Indian Delegation representing Coal India Limited. Shri Dayal visited Australia (2007), China (2010), Istanbul- Turkey (2011), Toronto-Canada (2018) and Astana- Kazakhstan (2018). He was Administrative Head on behalf of CMPDI for EU Research Project on Green House Gas Recovery from mines of abandoned coal seam to conversion to energy (GHG2E) in 2011 & 2012. He visited Russia (2019) for exploring Coking Coal acquisition at Far East region of Russia as part of delegation led by Minister of Commerce and Industry, GoI. He has presented numerous technical papers related to coal industry. He is Life Member of MGMI & Computer Society of India (CSI).

Indian Mines Manager Association (IMMA) has conferred Shri Dayal with ‘IMMA Excellence Award’ in January 2020 for his exemplary contribution to coal industry.