|1909||Received the insignia of C I E||1910||Presided over an Economic Conference at Allahabad||1911||Became the Sheriff of Calcutta in which capacity he was invited to the Coronation Durbar at Delhi where he was made a KCIE||1916|| A Member of the Industrial Commission for survey of India's potential wealth|
A Member of the Committee to study the feasibility of Technical Education in Bengal.
|1921||A Member of the Transport & Railway Committee|
President of the Eighth Session of the Indian Science Congress
Inaugural President of the Institute of Engineers
Chairman of the governing body of the Bengal Engineering College ,Shibpur.
|1922|| Chairman of the Engineering Committee for the proposed construction of a fixed
cantiliver Bridge over the Hoogly. |
Received the Honour of KCVO for his firm Martin & Co's role in the construction of the Victoria Memorial Hall
|1923||President of the Bengal Retrenchment Committee||1924|| A Member of the All India Retrenchment Committee |
Elected President of the Royal Asiatic Society of Bengal
A Fellow of the Senate of Calcutta University for over twenty years
Dean of the Faculty of Engineering ,Calcutta University
Governor of the Imperial Bank of India
|1924-25||A distinguished member of the Indian Coal Committee||1925-26||A Member of the Royal Commission of Indian Currency and Finance||1931||The Doctorate of Science (Engineering ) by Calcutta University |
Honorary life member of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers of England
|1934||Civic Reception by the Corporation of Calcutta on his 80th birthday.
A Patron of Calcutta Orphanage, of The Society for the Improvement of Backward Classes of India, of the Boy Scout Movement in Bengal
The Founding President of the Bengal Olympic Assosiciation , Calcutta Club.