Kalpen Vachharajani is an Instrumentation & Control Specialist with over 18 years of extensive experience in engineering, installation and commissioning of process control and instrumentation systems for total plant automation & control. Well versed with Instrumentation, Controls and Data Communications & Networking Technologies, he has successfully executed number of projects from Concept to Commissioning, in refining, petrochemical, oil & gas, chemical, power, food, brewing, pharmaceutical and automotive industries. At present, he is the President of Provincial Controls, Sarnia, Ontario based products & solutions provider for Instrumentation & Controls, Valves and Data Communications.
Kalpen is a Senior Member of ISA and served on various committees on section, division & district levels over the years. Presently he is the Vice President for ISA District 13 and in past, served as the Director of Construction & Design Division and President of the Sarnia Section. He is also an ISA Instructor teaching Data Communications courses. He has presented numerous technical papers at various conferences, wrote many technical articles and developed training courses. Kalpen has a Bachelor Degree in Instrumentation & Controls from University of Poona in India and has working experience in Canada, USA and India.