Dr CR Parthasarathy( Ph.D, IISc, Bangalore)
Founder, Chairman and Managing Director
Elected National Executive Member of Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS) for 2016-18
Dr CR Parthasarathy is an industry veteran in the field of geotechnical engineering. He holds B.E. and M.E. degrees in Civil/Geotechnical Engineering from Bangalore University. He earned PhD (Geotechnical) from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India in 2002. He started his career as a Geotechnical Engineer in 1993. He was involved in numerous site investigation/engineering studies at various levels for multistoried complexes, industrial buildings, embankments, bridges, water-retaining structures, subways, pavements, offshore platforms, pipelines, mobile drilling units etc.
Dr CR Parthasarathy has undertaken pile drivability studies, jack-up rig foundation investigations and design. He was involved in the pile installation, monitoring of several offshore platforms, involved in several Jackup rig moves and in addition has served as QA/QC Engineer for several Geotechnical Investigations on dedicated survey vessels, viz., M/V Mariner, M/V Logos Searcher, GTV Samudra Sarvekshak, M/V Bavenit (deep water vessel), Drilling barge Sungei Muthiara, M/V. Diabaz. He has also worked in few projects as QA/QC Engineer for Benthic Geosciences Australia for site investigations utilizing PROD (Portable Remote Operated Drill) in deep waters. His sphere of activities has extended beyond from India to Singapore, Australia, Tunisia, Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam, Thailand, Brunei etc.
Dr CR Parthasarathy is the founder director of Sarathy Geotech & Engineering Services Pvt ltd. The company with its registered office at Bangalore, India, was established in 2008 to provide both offshore and on land integrated geotechnical engineering services in India and abroad.
Since 2008, several consulting assignments were undertaken in field of ground improvement, pile foundation, marine and onland geotechnical investigation, offshore foundation assessment including Jackup rigs and platforms. Apart from offshore pile monitoring, Dr CR Parthasarathy is instrumental in promoting quality testing of deep foundations in India.Member of Professional bodies
- Member of Deep Foundations Institute [DFI] [USA]
- Member of Deep Foundations Institute [DFI] [INDIA]
- Member of Indian Geotechnical Society [MIGS]
- Member of International Society for Rock Mechanics [ISRM]
- Member of Indian Society for Rock Mechanics and Tunnelling Technology [ISRMTT]
- Member of Indian Concrete Institute [ICI]
- Member of The Institute of Engineers [IEI]
- Member of Society for Underwater Technology - UK [SUT]
Co-Founder and Director
Anupama Parthasarathy is an engineer from Bangalore university. She founded SGES with Dr.Parthasarathy. Being a member of the initial founding team, she has shaped the culture of the organisation, overseeing all the growth with its related changes. She has contributed to all the key strategies that have positioned SGES among the leading service providers. She has been instrumental in financial decisions. She champions inclusion at SGES and also heads the women’s redressal committee.