Job Title : Discipline Manager (Electrical) / Project Lead / Project Co-ordinator

Last Updated: 23rd May 2017 (over 5 years ago)



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Age Range
45 to 54

Qualification Level

English, Hindi


Profession : Engineering & Design Management, FEED/PMC/EPC Services, Project, Procurement & Proposals

Specialisation : LNG Terminal, Petro-chemical, Process & Refinery plants, pipeline onshore, Gas, Oil, Steam & coal based Power Plants and EHV/HV Substations, T & D,

Extensive international experience includes onshore engineering with multi-disciplines, power generation/EHV/HV/MV/LV Networks, proposals, project interfaces, co-ordination, integration & engineering management, assist project manager for overall project management activities of a complete project life cycle in the oil/gas/LNG terminal/power industries and performing over 25 years (India and Overseas) of comprehensive expertise in the various phases of projects of Energy sector (oil & gas) for 10 years & Power sector for 15 years.

Through conception to as-built, design & detail engineering including liasoning, engaging stakeholders, tendering, tender evaluation, contract negotiations & award, procurement & subcontracting, analysis of the impacts of technical changes, estimates & schedules, site inspection, testing & commissioning of turnkey power/utility, EHV/HV transmission, substation, distribution and LNG terminal, petrochemical & refinery projects for engineering & design consultancy, Feed/PMC/EPC services.

Over 5 years with active involvement as a ‘Discipline Manager (Electrical)’ and extensive responsibility for managing large scale projects on time & within budget, developing and motivating teams, leading amongst departments with interpersonal skills to achieve the required performance level of annual departmental objectives.

Over 5 years with active involvement as a ‘Project Lead / Project Co-ordinator’ in addition to the above responsibilities.

Over 10 years with active involvement as a ‘Discipline Expert – Electric’, managing overall engineering & design consultancy, Feed/PMC/EPC, supporting project management, control, administration, risk, safety, quality, contract & business case. Well experienced in responding effectively to the demands of the client.

COMPUTER LITERACY : Windows-XP (MS Word, Excel, Power Point etc.), Electrical Softwares

DECLARATION : I hereby declare that all statements made in the above are true, complete and correct to the best of my knowledge and belief. In the event of any information being found false, or, incorrect, my candidature may be cancelled without any notice. Thanking you, Yours faithfully, Abhijit Rudra 20.05.2017


Indian Institute of Technology (Indian School of Mines), Dhanbad
Regular M. Tech (power system engg)

   Jul 2015
— Current


B. E. (Electrical) from Jalpaiguri Govt. Engineering College under University of North Bengal, India in 1987 with 1st Class, 70% of Marks (4 yrs full time taught in English).

Pursuing regular M. Tech (power system engg) in Indian Institute of Technology (Indian School of Mines), Dhanbad, since 2015 July and 2nd year completed on 2017 May with CGPA 9.12.

One year (Part-time) executive programme in general management during Aug, 2015 - Aug, 2016 at Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Lucknow.

Chartered Engineer & Fellow of the Institution of Engineers (India), NEBOSH-IGC (UK), IOSH (MS-UK), OGSM (Rig Tech-India) on HSE & Risk Management, PMP / PMI course completed & appearing Exam.


Technip France Abu Dhabi – For PMC in Emirates LNG, UAE / Paris
PMC Lead - Project & Electric

   Oct 2013
— Apr 2015

Duration : 1 Yr 6 M (in Energy - LNG Terminal, 132kV interconnection)
(2013 October to 2015 April)

Emirates LNG (CAPEX is about $1.6 billion), owned by Mubadala Petroleum and International Petroleum Investment Company (IPIC) – the capacity up to 15MMTPA LNG Terminal in Fujairah, 5 nos 200,000 cu. mt. full containment storage tanks, compression & regasification, metering & send out, N2 generation plant, 3KM pipeline, marine facilities, flare stack, terminal main/lng tank/N2 gen/Jetty substations :
• Substantial experience on onshore Feed & PMC services, PFD/P&IDs, estimates, schedules & ensured that all technical & engineering requirements are met within constraints
• Direct & manage work on project scope docs & drwgs such as key SLD, SS layouts (for equipment, floor cut-out, tray-trench), main cable raceway, SOW & equipment data sheets/specifications, E_Load list, ETAP study for terminal fault/harmonics contribution to system 132kV grid
• 132kV power supply for Terminal - subcontracting & review for 400/132kV SS works & underground cables
• Review & support to control & instrument, SCADA RTU system
• Feed punch list, Energy management & cost analysis for OPEX
• Involve in stakeholders register, plan integration & interface
• Manpower mobilization request, organization chart & staffing plan, responsibility assessment matrix, review of project execution plan & engineering execution plan, QA/QC, HSE
• Project scope statement, WBS & different work & planning packages, define activities, sequence activities by precedence diagramming methods/leads & lags, bottom-up estimating activity resources, qualitatively based durations & reserve time, assist / review on developing schedule by critical path method/near critical
• Attend all technical & project meeting, preparing weekly & monthly progress report
• Performance progress status, variation order request for additional, review invoicing & estimate, weekly & monthly report
• Review of ITT alongwith Exhibits for SOW, performance guarantees & acceptance criteria
• Coordination amongst engineering multidisciplines/external engg consultants/contractors/third party inspection & Project managers
• Company’s plotplan workshop, PHSER, HAZID/HAZOP/QRA workshops- identify critical issues/area of concern, contingency reserve
• Procurement strategy, approved vendor list, milestone breakdown weightage %
• EPC tendering evaluation based on scoring attribute & weighting %, pre-post bulletins
• Representing technical clarification & un-priced commercial meetings with international tenderers like Samsung C&T-Korea, Techint & Sener-Italy, Saipem & Afcon-France, IHI-Japan, CB&I, call for price & award
• Relevant codes & standards, EN1473
Associated with the above roles & responsibilities involving electrical engineering, as well as, liaising between discipline experts and the project manager for the following major capital project:
• Emirates LNG Terminal_Feed/Tendering/Evaluation/Award, 15MMTPA capacity at Fujairah

Sirte Oil Company- Brega, Libya
Discipline Head - Electrical

   Dec 2012
— Aug 2013

Duration : 9 M (in Energy - Oil & Gas) (2012, December to 2013 August)
• Sirte Oil Company (NOC) – provide leadership & management of electrical engineering team to include resource allocation, technical oversight and engineering tool (design, analysis, reporting for onshore engineering, EHV substation/transmission engineering works-13.8/138kV, 50/60 Hz. & technical support services, preventive & corrective maintenance etc.) management
• SOC & NOC Standards/Specs, relevant electrical regulations API, IEC, IEEE, NEC, NEMA & UL, ETAP Study, site inspection, testing & commissioning.
Associated with the above roles & responsibilities for the following major/minor capital projects:
• Replace of existing 11kV substatn at Solar Compression Station in Gas Transmission & Supply Area
• Additional Pump set for De-min. water to Boilers under Petro Chemical Power Station
• New Gas Turbine Package including Auto-Synch. in Power Station

Indian Oil Tanking Infrastructure & Energy Services Co. Ltd., NCR
Deputy Manager – Project & Electrical

   Jan 2011
— Sep 2012

Duration : 1 Yr 9 M (in Energy - Crude & Refinery) (Since Jan’2011 to Sep’ 2012)
Design & engineering, procurement, construction of crude and product tank farm (33 tanks), LPG and propelene bullets for 15 MT Paradip refinery, LPG, PROPELENE, SULPHER Truck loading, metering, pumping, piping and infrastructure facility :
• Provide leadership and management in project & engineering, provide technical guidance to department
• Lead a team of 20 electric engineers/designers & monitor progress based on deliverable list and schedule
• Interface & integration project management, engineering disciplines, procurement, site co-ordination
• Participate in internal audits (whenever required) and participate certification & rectification audits
• Prepare annual departmental objective in line with company objectives and strive to achieve same
• Analysis departmental performance on regular basis, prepare report for higher management take necessary advice and implement organization policies
• Manpower & scheduling within constraints, organization chart & staffing plan
• To ensure all deliverables comply with necessary project specifications, international codes & standards OSHA & NFPA 70E regulatory, following Foster Wheeler procedures & requirements
• Support to construction & pre-commissioning team, follow-up schedule & change control request
• Interact with client for change management, approval of new suggestions, regular reporting of progress
• Appraise management regularly on the engineering progress
• Review of ETAP power system studies including protection, AC harmonic filters & transients using facts (svc, statcom & upfc), plant management & substation automation systems using IEC 61850 ethernet protocol, cabling
• procurement meeting & vendor selection
• FAT & SAT inspection, drgs (2D/3D) approval , maintenance schedule, 3M solutions, E_SPIRs
• Attend conferences, seminars, knows the Company HSE policy, procedures, regulations and objectives, HAZOP/QRA report, cause & effect analysis
• Training Deptt. employees, recruitment, OJT programe

Associated with the above roles & responsibilities managing electrical engineering, as well as, liaising between discipline managers and the project manager for the following LSTK contracting services for :
• Installation, Operation and Maintenance of Crude & Finished Products tankages Facility at Paradip Refinery Project, India on Build-Own-Operate-Transfer (BOOT) Basis

JGC Gulf International Co. Ltd., Saudi Arabia
Feed & PMC Lead - Project & Electrical

   Jan 2010
— Dec 2010

Duration : 1 Yr (in Energy - Petrochemical ) (2010)
Project management services for expansion of petrochemical/process plant for Saudi ARAMCO & SUMITOMO CHEMICAL Co. Ltd. (JV) in Saudi Arabia to the required levels of study for FEED and cost estimation of utility, offsite & common (UOC) facilities:
• Carry out feasibility study, site survey report, due diligence, guide to conceptual design, system study, ETAP, load list, prepare complete FEED document, cost estimates, MR, bid quotation,
• Review project execution plan, department execution plan, project master schedule, resource histogram & progress ‘S’ curve, QMS, JGC internal audit,
• Supervise work for variance order / change order
• Attend business course conducted by JGC
Associated with the above roles & responsibilities involving electrical engineering, as well as, liaising between discipline leads and the project manager for the following major capital Project :
• Project Management Services for Rabigh Ph. II Petrochemical Project (Brown Field Expansion)

Lahmeyer International (India) Pvt. deployed in AlGhanim International Kuwait
General Manager - Electrical

   Oct 2008
— Dec 2009

Duration : 1 Yr 3 M (in Energy - GTG power plant) (2008 Oct to 2009)
EPC contracting services turnkey oil/gas based power plant project for clients (KJO) in Saudi Arabia & *MEW in Kuwait to the required levels of bid proposal including performance bank guarantee, responding pre/post bid inquiries, contract awarding, technical, operational and financial performance and responsible for project execution & planning with project manager (*MEW- Ministry of Electricity & Water, Kuwait) :
• Checking of engineering & design documents, ensuring the quality of work performed, complies with technical and quality requirements. Technical responsibility for interfacing with other internal project disciplines, associated sub-contractors & vendors, interface EPC contractors, project management consultants
• Provide leadership, team building, motivation, communication, influencing, decision making, trust building, resolve conflict, technical guidance to department, training & recruitment
• Support project engg team for all project management & control activities, risk register & analysis, workshops, HAZID & HSE, weekly & monthly progress review meeting with client
• Pre-engineering site survey report including interface, FEED review & verification report, techno-commercial offers
• Procurement support - RFQ & procurement for long lead items
• Review of ETAP Study, cost estimation, bid preparation for Turbo generators, construction supervision and design for gas/diesel oil based combustion GTG (GE Energy/Siemens/Alstom) engineering & associated EHV/HV S/S works,
• Review/supervision of GE Energy & ALSTOM systems/equipment engineering & associated EHV/HV S/S works, progress monitoring till as-built
• Project closure report, documented lessons learned & archieved project documents, prepare data bank of cost and quotations for future use
• Study of relevant ARAMCO Standards/SMSS, API RP Standards
• Make annual performance assessment for annual increments and promotions
• Prepare cohesive team for the benefit of the organization through regular interaction with the team members. Ensure office disciplines
• Maintain and improve the ISO procedures within discipline
• Supervise work for variance order / change order
Associated with the above roles & responsibilities for the following project:
• Installation of 4TH Combustion Gas Turbine Generator (40 MW, Open Cycle, GE Frame 6B) at Power Plant, Al-Khafji, Saudi Arabia (Brown Field Expansion)

Mott MacDonald Ltd., Abu Dhabi Headquarters in UAE
Lead Engineer - Electrical

   Dec 2007
— Sep 2008

Duration : 10 M (in Power - EHV/HV Substation, T&D) (2007 Dec to 2008 Sep )
General management of consultancy services on overall business for electrical transmission and distribution projects (11 kV to 400kV) for clients (TRANSCO/ADDC/DEWA) in Abu Dhabi:
• Lead the design & engineering team, support to project management & control team, liasoning with contractor and client, project site visits
• Assign, direct and evaluate team’s work, timely approval of documents from client, ensure all engineering activities are carried out within budgeted man hours and review on estimated MTO
• Involved in design of variety of substation/transmission engineering works such as EHV outdoor & indoor substation design (22/132//400kV, 50 Hz.), project scope of work/technical specification including drawings, protection & FMS, SOE & TFR, SCMS, LDC integration of the station etc
• Ensure quality of work, safety, participate internal audit
• Tender evaluation, technical & commercial negotiations and review of detail design submittal of successful Contractor
• Progress monitoring till as-built, project report
• Study of ADEWA/TRANSCO/ADDC/DEWA Standards, relevant electrical regulations.
Associated with the above roles & responsibilities for the following *TRANSCO/ADDC project:
• New 400/132/22kV Grid S/S & Associated Cabling Works in Saadiyat Island

Saudi Electricity Company, Dammam Headquarters, KSA
Senior Project Engineer – Transmission

   May 2002
— Jul 2007

Duration : 5 Yr 2 M (in Power - EHV/HV transmission, substation, planning & execution) (2002 May to 2007 July.)
Saudi Electricity Company – leading power sector for Generation, Transmission & Distribution:
• Lead & manage engineering & design team, perform integrated change control
• Smooth Co-ordination with various teams for project, system planning, quality control, contract, protection, instrumentation, SCADA & automation, power despatch, loss prevention, operation & site personnels.
• Involve in design & cost control of variety of substation/transmission engineering works, EHV outdoor & indoor substation design (69/115/230/380kV, 60 Hz.) & technical support services,
• Preparation of project feasibility report & project scope of technical specification including drawings, protection & FMS, SOE & TFR, SCMS, LDC integration of the station, 380 kV Transmission lines with associated fiber optic tele-protection equipment such as NSD 70D, FOX20, FOX515, etc. (i.e. conceptual design)
• Project schedule, bidding for turnkey projects, job-x meeting with various bidders, tender evaluation, technical & commercial negotiations, final award of the contract, procurement, review of base & detail design submittal of successful LSTK Contractor
• Working with foreign Companies like Japan AE Power System Corporation Ltd., Mitsubishi Corporations, Siemens, Areva (Co-Gelex), Alstom (France), L & T, Hyundai, PB Power (UK), Mottmac Donald (UAE & UK) etc.
• Report to project & engineering management with regards to engineering progress and performance, highlight concerns and make recommendations and seek guidance for resolution
• Prepare weekly & monthly progress report, identify shortfall if any, suggest recovery plan and augment the team with the advice and support of management
• Progress monitoring till as-built, timely remedial measures to achieve targeted schedules, study of SCECO Standards/SMSS, relevant electrical regulations IEC, IEEE & NEC, review of ETAP report.
• Arrangement of resources implementation of Design standards / Procedures and Training Programmes.
Associated with the above roles & responsibilities for the following major capital projects:
• Power Grid Interconnection Project 400kV, 50Hz., Phase I within six GCC Countries under Gulf Cooperation Council Interconnection Authority (Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Qatar, UAE, Muscat)
• Reinforcement of 115/13.8kV Urayirah S/S
• Expansion of 380kV GIS & Install. of Shunt Reactor at Fadhili S/S
• 230kV power supply (U/G cable) to the Customer from SEC S/S
• Upgrade of protection relay & signalling equipment between Ghazlan P/P-Saudi ARAMCO NGL plant 230kV lines A & B
• Modification of ABTS in 9 existing 34.5kV S/Ss
• Installation of 3-Ph UPS & associated system for SCADA emergency load at Dammam P/P

Development Consultants Private Limited, India, (Ultimate Parent Comp of the Kuljian Corporation - USA)
Senior Engineer – Project & Engineering

   Aug 1988
— Apr 2002

Duration : 14 Yr 4 M (1988 to 2002 April)
(10 Yr in Power - Generation/IWPP, Infrastructure) +
(4 Yr 4 M in Energy - Petrochemical, GTG/STG power plant)
Development Consultants is a transnational engineering conglomerate in energy & power sectors :
• Involve in detail design & procurement of a variety of types of power engineering works, system design - preparation of one line diagram including protection & metering scheme, electrical load list (system wise & board wise both), electrical design calculations (including short ckt., fault level, relay setting, bus voltage regulation, bus-bar & battery sizing, HV/LV cable sizing, etc.), electrical layouts, specifications (both technical & commercial) & selections of electrical equipment (viz. power transformer, circuit breaker, motor, switchgear/panel, bus-duct, lightning arrester, current transformer, capacitive voltage transformer, disconnector switch, bus post insulator, shunt reactor, neutral grounding resistor, battery, charger & UPS etc.), fire alarm system and services, preparation of cable routing, control schematics, cable schedule and inter-connection diagram, illumination, lightning and grounding design, bill of quantities and cost estimate
• Issued project charter & project scope docs on behalf of client, attending FAT/SAT of long lead items, engineering execution, project execution, progress monitoring
• Tendering & bid analysis, review & approve of vendors’ document
• 400/220/33 KV, 50 Hz. Switchyard detail design, S/S, T/L & 250MW power plant protection
• Study & knowledge of relevant electrical regulations & IS, ANSI-IEEE, IEC, BS, Catalogues, CBIP, CEA reports & other codes & practices etc.,
• Project & design co-ordination with client, contractor and site
• Site/construction experience includes power/gas project commissioning, testing & inspection of electrical equipment, classification of hazardous areas & selection of electrical equipment installed.
Associated with the above roles & responsibilities for the following projects:
• As a Project Engineer, associated with the above design and engineering, co-ordination, inspection, testing of electrical systems /equipment of the following coal-fired PP projects :
o 2 x 500 MW Chandrapur TPS of Maharashtra SEB
o 2 x 210 MW Sanjay Gandhi TPS for Madhya Pradesh SEB
o 2 x 210 MW Neyveli Project, South India, on behalf of the EPC contractor ANSALDO of Italy.
Engineering with KSLD, specs like MR, TQ, TBA, PR, MTO & data sheets, cost estimates, hazardous area classification drawings, review/approval of vendor drawings/docs. of all electrical equipment, calculation of lighting, earthing, cable sizing, voltage drops, equipment sizing, studies related to short ckts,, preparation & checking of layout drawings, preparation of DCR, construction standards, load list, co-ordination between engineering & project manager:
• Reliance Petrochemicals Limited, Hazira, Gujarat, PH-I.
• 230 MW combined cycle power project with associated 15.75/236KV, 11/236KV, 220/6.6KV/415V system for BSES ANDHRA POWER LTD. (BAPL) at Samalkot, India.

• Deputed to 2 x 250 MW Suratgarh TPS site as Resident Engineer in-charge of supervision of erection, testing and commissioning of electrical equipment for (Unit 1 & 2) of Rajasthan SEB.