Shri Jaipal Singh
Principal Chief Electrical Engineer,
South Western Railway
Shri Jaipal Singh joined the 1987 batch Indian Railway Service of Electrical Engineers after graduating in Electrical Engineering from Institution of Engineers and is also having Master’s Degree in Business Administration. Prior to joining Indian Railways, he served as scientific officer in Bhabha Atomic Research center, Dept. of Atomic Energy, Mumbai and gained experience in Power Supply systems and Air Conditioning.
Shri Jaipal Singh has vast experience in Locomotive Maintenance and Operations, Coaching Maintenance, Power supply systems and Construction projects and has worked in various capacities in Central Railway, South Central Railway, West Central Railway & Western Railway.
During his tenure in Western Railway, WR won the First Prize in Transport category as well as in Building-Govt Offices category for DRM Office Bhavnagar during National Energy Conservation Award (NECA-2019), won Second Prize in Hospital sector Building Category during NECA 2021 and also received National Energy Efficiency Innovation Award.
Shri Jaipal Singh as PCEE/SWR will have crucial role to Fast track, the Electrification works over SWR Territory, the Infrastructure works for Homing of Electric Locomotives in Diesel Sheds and training of Staff to make competent to work in Electric Locomotive Maintenance and Operation, Traction Distribution and Traction Installation. And also committed to take steps towards Energy Conservation & adopting Energy Efficient Technologies in both Traction and Non-Traction areas.
Shri Jaipal Singh has undergone Technical Training on Inverters in GEC Alstom, Belgium and Advanced Management Program at INSEAD, Singapore and ICLIF Malaysia.
Shri Jaipal Singh practices Meditation regularly and has attended many Meditation Courses.