Hon. Gen. Secretary
The Textile Association (India)
B-401, NirmanVihar,
RajmataJijabai Road,
Pump House, Andheri (E),
Mumbai – 400 093
M.: +91-9820601479
Tel.: 022-28261632,
E-mail: klvidur@yahoo.co.in,
klvidur@gmail.com

Mr. K. L. Vidurashwatha(Vidur) is M.Tech, A Fellow of Institution of Engineers (India) & Chartered Engineer, Fellow of Textile Association (India). Hon.FTA-2012.He has 48 years of experience in various capacities of Plant Management, Project Management and Marketing Management in the field of Man Made Fibre/Textiles Industry in India as well as in South East Asia. He served with reputed companies like Century Enka, Modipon, Nirlon, Texmaco Jaya Group, Singapore/Indonesia, Himson Group,Rossari Biotech,Technopak Advisors & Suvin Advisors Etc.

He visited and trained in many Man Made Fibre Plants in Europe, USA, Japan, Korea etc.He has published several papers in the journals of India and abroad.He has convened 6 national and 2 international seminars on Man Made Fibres in India. A book on “Dictionary of Words & Definitions in the Man Made Fibre Industry is under publication. He has a patent on Filament Yarn Intermingler in 1979.

Mr. Viduris a member of the Editorial Board of various publications, such as: Chemical Fibres International (Germany), & Man Made Textiles in India-SASMIRA, Co-Chairman, the Journal of Textile Association.

He is a member of Research Advisory Committee of SASMIRA (since 1997) and BTRA.Vice-Chairman (1991-93) & Chairman –The Textile Association (India), Mumbai Unit (1993-97).

Mr. Vidur was Hon. Jt.Secretary(2008-10) and Managing Committee Member-Textile Engineering Division of the Institution of Engineers-India, Maharashtra State Centre (2008-10 & 2012-14).Member of Governing Council of the Textile Association (India) and Governing Body, Indian Fibre Society (IFS).

Mr. Vidur served as a Member of various Committees of BIS, Delhi, as well as Industry BodiesInvitee Speaker in the Regional Conference, Asia, Africa& Mid East on Polyester, Feb 2001 conducted by the Singapore Technology Management Centre in Dubai.

He is invitee Member Press in the Man Made Fibre Congress – 2013 held in Dornbirn September 2013 the Austrian Institute of Man Made Fibres, Vienna and also visiting Faculty as an industry expert to the Textile Education Institutions.

Presently, Mr. Viduris a Technical Director, Clinch Silicones Pvt. Ltd. and a Principal Consultant with Gherzi Consulting Engineers Pvt. Ltd., Mumbai. He is an active professional, widely travelled all over the world and visited prestigious companies and institutions in the field of Man Made Fibres for training as well as business.