The company came into existence in October 2001. Founder director Dr Sanjay Rana had vast experience of geophysical Industry, and was determined to concentrate on innovation and quality.
From the beginning, PARSAN contributed towards the development of high profile infrastructure projects in India and abroad, such as the hydroelectric projects at Lower Subansiri, Alaknanda, Chango etc.; Nuclear power plants at Kudankulam, Kalpakkam and Tarapur; Thermal power plants at Yamuna Nagar, Corba; Metro projects at Mumbai & Delhi; Dam Safety investigations at Mullaperiyar; Mineral exploration for Atomic Minerals; and Reliance 4G project most recently. Over the years, PARASN has performed hundreds of significant projects around the world, including in tough terrains of Afghanistan (2002 to 2008).
The professionals at PARSAN have made a constant effort to improve on existing geophysical methods and to innovate in order to provide clients and partners with a geophysical know-how among the most advanced in the world.
At PARSAN, innovation is the key word. Geophysical investigations across flowing rivers, non-destructive investigations of Dams using integrated approach, launch of Passive Seismic Tomography for oil exploration, large scale launch of SUE (subsurface utility engineering) in India, are just a few examples of innovative use of geophysics to solve subsurface puzzles.
Since the very beginning PARSAN is committed to offer comprehensive services in applied geophysics and promote the use of geophysics to accelerate and reduce the cost of engineering projects. The founding director Dr. Sanjay Rana has made an important contribution to the development of geophysics in India by demonstrating its success in various engineering, mining, environmental and water resources projects. Company continues to invest heavily in spreading awareness on importance of geophysical investigations to reduce costs of various projects.
PARSAN took up its first assignment for deep aquifer mapping in tough and hostile terrain of Afghanistan in 2002, just after the war got over there. PARSAN has work experience in India, Singapore, Oman, Afghanistan, Bahrain, Kuwait, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Bhutan, Bangladesh and Nepal.
Company has its office at Bahrain and Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to cater to Middle East market. Agent offices are located in Egypt and Sudan.