Team Safe

Together Everyone Achieves More

The whole idea of forming a team is to bring people with passion and creativity together in order to enjoy the work. We believe in forming team and achieve success and success has a meaning of Soul, positivity and ethics for us in our profession.

SAFE Consultants is having a team of enthusiastic, energetic, and imaginative people having diversified knowledge and experience to deliver for same goal and vision i.e. to achieve Excellence.

Er. Jigar Rana

Founder, Team Leader & Senior Structural Engineer

Jigar Rana evolved all through his professional career of 10+ years, to become a profound engineering professional with a great intuition and vision for the engineering he deals with.

During his journey as an Engineering Professional, he has worked for various projects and has got immense appreciation for his contribution and value engineering from the project team, especially Clients. His dynamic and proactive approach makes him the important part of Project team. His versatility is justified by his profile which showcases projects in areas like power plant sector, water supply sector, Oil and Gas Sector, Water treatment and Effluent treatment sectors, Industrial structures – Plant and Non-plant facilities, refurbishment assignments, BIM and Sustainability areas, and research & development works. Adopting and implementing BIM, introducing Sustainability aspect in Structural Engineering design and at Project level, use of latest Technology and software framework, achieving professional excellence through knowledge sharing and research management are the key aspects of his vision which makes him an exciting team and project leader.

He is also actively involved in knowledge sharing activities with various institutional and professional trainings. Knowledge Sharing and Research Management (KS & RM) forms the most important part of his strategy in driving the vision for SAFE. He is actively involved in guiding group of students from various institutes for their project works and external guide to research work of post graduate students. He has published and presented national and international papers.

As a Master's student he was a key member of Department of Applied Mechanics in preparation of Earthquake Engineering Laboratory and involved in design, fabrication and preparation of a Uni-axial Shake table. His intellectual asset was further utilised by the Institute to appoint him as Research Assistant for Gujarat State Disaster Management Association funded program for design of two Uni-axial Shake table with digitized simulation and 18 different steel models which can be used for educating students in various institutes. The work was well appreciated by Dr. C.V.R Murthy and Dr. D. C. Rai who were representative from IIT Kanpur to certify the project.

Er. Gaurang Shah

Associate Director, Senior Structural Engineer & Bridge Expert

Gaurang Shah is key person of the team with loads of experience spanning 11+ years. He is specialized in Bridge assessment, detailed design of bridges and its feasibility studies. He provides versatility with his knowledge and experience for steel structures and water retaining structures with background knowledge of International codes like British and American codes along with Indian codes. His analytical strength and ability to handle big projects smoothly and with discipline makes him the most important part and support system of SAFE Team.

Formerly, he was associated with Jacobs Engineering India Pvt. Ltd. India wherein he was majorly involved in Bridge feasibility study, detailed Design, reporting of Bridges. He has successfully completed bridge assessment projects and strengthening projects. Currently he is associated with Sheladia Associate INC, USA as a Consultant along with acting as Team Leader and Project Director for key projects at SAFE.