Trinath Sahoo is a mechanical engineer with good academic and profession standing. He currently holds the post of Senior Manager, IOCL (Indian Oil Corporation Limited) with 20 years of experience in technical and management fields. His key expertise areas are innumerable. A few of them are project engineering design, project implementation, process plant maintenance, troubleshooting and analysis of rotating equipments , etc. He has worked as the Plant Turnaround Engineer for various projects and companies. He has published papers in various international magazines and conferences. He has thorough knowledge on pumps operation and maintenance , compressor operation and maintenance , shutdown management ,maintenance and reliability, project management ,asset management ,advanced maintenance strategies etc. he has published several papers in international journals like Hydrocarbon Processing , Chemical engineering, Chemical engineering progress etc. He has published a book on Process plant – Shutdown and Turnaround management thru Taylor and Francis ,USA. A leader in workshops, and a public speaker in various nationwide / international conferences held at Egypt , London ,Canada, Germany , South Africa etc .He is a very motivating and enchanting personality