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Structural engineer

Rustom Jal Dadabhoy, Indian structural engineer. Achievements include the design and building of 100 meter prestressed concrete bow string girder bridge for South Carolina Railways, design of Lavasa Lake Town, India. Scholar J.N. Tata Trust, 1971, R.D. Sethna Trust, 1971, D.N.E. Dinshaw Trst, 1971. Fellow Indian Institution Bridge Engineers; member American Society of Civil Engineers, Indian Geotechnical Society, Indian Concrete Institute.

Background

Dadabhoy, Rustom Jal was born on November 26, 1948 in Mumbai, India. Son of Jal Nariman and Khorshed Jal (Peston-Jamasp) Dadabhoy.

Education

Bachelor of Civil Engineering, Bombay University, 1971. Master of Science in Civil Engineering, Polytechnic Institute Brooklyn, 1972. Diploma in systems management, Jamnalal Bajaj Institute, Bombay, 1978.

Career

Environmental engineer Civil Engineering Maguire Inc., Providence, 1972-1973. Senior civil engineer Tata Consultant Engineers, Mumbai, 1974-1986. General manager BBR (India) Ltd., Bombay, 1986-1994.

Vice president engineering Tata Housing Development Company Ltd., India, 1984—2003. Chief Executive Officer Hincon Technoconsult Ltd., Mumbai, 2003—2006. Consultant The World Bank, Mumbai, 1982.

Achievements

  • Achievements include the design and building of 100 meter prestressed concrete bow string girder bridge for South Carolina Railways, design of Lavasa Lake Town, India.

Membership

Fellow Indian Institution Bridge Engineers. Member American Society of Civil Engineers, Indian Geotechnical Society, Indian Concrete Institute.

Connections

Son of Jal Nariman and Khorshed Jal (Peston-Jamasp) D. M. Meher Mevawala, January 15, 1976. Children: Jamshed, Cyrus.

father:
Jal Nariman Dadabhoy

mother:
Khorshed Jal (Peston-Jamasp) Dadabhoy

spouse:
Meher Mevawala

child:
Cyrus Dadabhoy

child:
Jamshed Dadabhoy