Specialist – Engineering and Planning
navamani at iihs dot ac dot in
Master in Town & Country Planning, School of Architecture and Planning, Anna University, Chennai;
Post Graduate Diploma in RS and GIS with specialization in Human Settlement Analysis Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, Dehradun;
Bachelors in Applied Geography, Government Arts & Science College, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore;
Navamani Ramasamy is an urban planner and GIS specialist with five and half years of professional career in urban planning, traffic & transportation planning and RS & GIS. He has experience in optimizing the public bus routes, schedules and fare stages, planning and analysing trunk & feeder services, gave training on GPS and various ground surveys, IT solution in planning and scheduling the bus & crew for easy traffic operation management. Also he has experience GIS application in city planning, regional planning, environmental planning, urban utility and infrastructure planning. He is expert in maintaining engineering precision in Georeferencing, digital image processing, Geospatial database creation, QA /QC for Geo-data, numerous Geospatial analysis like environmental proximity study, Water intake pipe line alignment study, Coal transportation study (OLC and MGR Alignment), Area Grading for plot plan (Cut / Fill Analysis), Network analysis, Asset management, Hydrology studies – Flood risk zone mapping, Watershed identification and check dam mapping, underground water table mapping and Site suitability analysis and 2D profile generation & 3D modeling. Also he has experience in capacity building and conducting extensive public consultation and stakeholder participation meetings in Chennai.
At IIHS, Navamani is working as specialist – Engineering and Planning for TNUSSP. His expertise lies in Geospatial Information System.