Binay Kumar Samanata, s/o late Amiya Madhab Samanta, is presently Director, Project & Environment Consultants, registered in Kolkata in2002 and residing in Dhanbad. Born on 13-06-41, he did his I.Sc from St. Xaviers, Kolkata and B.Tech (Hons) from Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur. Apart from working in nationalized coal industry, and competing in Second and First Class Managers Certificate from DGMS, Shri Samanta has considerable research experience for M.Tech and PhD at ISM, Dhanbad and now completing his DSc. He retired as General Manager, ECL in 2001and also helped starting Asansol Engineering College. Now, he is helping to start Annapurna institute of Technology, a degree engineering college at Dhanbad, as Hony.Secretary, AEWT. He is professionally active as Life MMGI, FIE, MCSI, MIMMA, MNIPM. He won National prize in productivity in Underground Mines- 3rd in '82. Awards of 'Bharat Gaurav', ‘Best Citizens of India’, ‘Great Achiever of India’, ‘Bharat Jyoti’, ‘Millennium Medal Achiever’ conferred by various organizations of New Delhi. All these for my contribution in world record making rescue and his 86 technical papers in national and international seminars on mining, computerized project and environment management. He worked as Consultant to TISCO Collieries, Electrosteel Casting Ltd, DVC, CIL, SKAhuja Associates, BCCL, etc. He has been presented with Alumni Achiever Award by IIT, Kharagpur from ME Department in 2015. Mr.Samanta has competed as EMS Consultant of Quality Council of India in 2015.