Material Engineer Louis Berger
Last Updated: 21st September 2017 (over 5 years ago)
I have extensive experience of About 23 years in the construction supervision of Roads, Bridges and Sewage Treatment Plant Projects in Pakistan, Saudi Arabia and Oman. During the entire period I worked on various positions like Material Engineer, Pavement Design Engineer and Civil Engineer.
I remained involved in all the activities being done on site and in office like Asphalt mix design using Super pave and Marshall methods, Concrete mix designs, quality control and testing of construction materials used on road and sewage treatment plant projects and ensure their compliance with technical specifications laid down in the contract, checking of concrete batching plants, hot mix asphalt plants and wet mix units, performing of standard penetration tests, unconfined compressive strength tests, direct shear tests, tri-axial tests and other related tests for soil investigation and reporting, and Pavement design of roads using AASHTO method as well as Road Note 31 and Asphalt Institute methods.
More over I also remained involved in review of geometric design, monitoring of survey and setting out activities, identification and re-confirmation of horizontal and vertical control points, interpretation of specifications, drawings, construction methods and procedures, scrutinizing the contractor’s detailed work program, checking of all the shop drawings and bar bending schedules for structures and approving them for construction, monitoring of progress for the satisfactory completion of the project, attending all meetings with client and contractor to solve the project problems, Controlling the quality and safety of the work to the satisfaction of the client, Maintaining detailed records and programs for coordination of site activities, Liaison with client and contractors and management of all relevant documentation and paperwork and re-location of utilities. Supervising of bridge activities like pile boring, pile concreting and concreting of pre-stressed pre-cast girders etc.
I am fully versed with the latest construction techniques and quality control standards. I see myself as an active contributor to a team of dedicated and ambitious people.
— Jul 1994
As per attached CV
— Sep 2017