Construction Manager


Last Updated: 20th August 2018 (over 4 years ago)

Address
South Africa

E-mail
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Phone Number
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Gender
Male

Age Range
35 to 44

Qualification Level
Other Post Graduate

Languages
Afrikaan, English

Summary

Experienced in Construction Management with high degree of knowledge managing Greenfield & Brownfield project; Accustomed to the global arena with an established reputation of being honest, loyal and a specialist within the construction and mining industry. Maintaining high standards and generating effective solutions facilitating the successful completion of large and complex project within strict time and budgetary constraints. Holder of a National Diploma in Engineering Studies and Business Management. Various other career and industry related short courses completed.

Education

Sedibeng TVET College
N3 - Civil Engineering

   Apr 2018
— Jul 2018

Waste Water Treatment Practice
Building and Civil Technology
Building Science

Sedibeng TVET College
N6 - Engineering Studies

   Jan 2017
— Apr 2017

Fluid Mechanics
Mechano-Technics
Engineering Physics
Mathematics

Sedibeng TVET College
N5 - Engineering Studies

   Aug 2015
— Oct 2015

Fluid Mechanics
Mechano-Technics
Engineering Physics
Mathematics

Sedibeng TVET College
N4 - Engineering Studies

   May 2015
— Jul 2015

Mechanical Draughting
Mechano-technics
Engineering Science
Mathematics

Sedibeng TVET College
N3 - Engineering Studies

   Feb 2015
— Apr 2015

Plating and Structural Steel Drawings
Mechano-Technology
Engineering Science
Mathematics

Proffesional Colleges of Southern Africa (PCOSA)
Business Management

   Aug 2008
— Aug 2010

3 Years

Quality Council for Trade & Occupations (QCTO)
Plater Boilermaker

   Jun 1998
— Jun 2000

Boilermaker Trade Qualification

Experience

Eurasian Resources Group Africa - Democratic Republic Congo
Area Construction Manager

   Apr 2017
— Feb 2018

Construction and build of 77ktpa footprint of the Metakol Raw Tailings Reclaim (Copper Mine). • Overall responsibility for managing and leading 5 Head of Departments (Instrumentation, Civil, Electrical, Piping and Mechanical), as well as the NFC (Chinese) EPC contractor. • Worker closely with Nerin (Chinese) design team solving site orientated issues technical queries. • Facilitated weekly construction alignment meetings with NFC (total workforce of EPC & Owners Team 1500 people). Background on Project: Reagent Plant Services - Construction of: - Flocculant Plant, Coagilent Plant, Reagent Storage, SMBS plant and Lime slurry plant. CU Leech - Construction and Installations of: - Belt Filters, SO2 Absorption plant, Installations of Pinned Bed Clarifiers and installation of all mechanical equipment. Construction of plant buildings - Administrative buildings, Laboratory, Control Rooms, Security Building, Substations, Clinic, Training rooms and Change houses. Outer Battery Limits: Construction of: - Tailings reclaim pump stations, residue storage dams, residue disposal pipelines construction. - Earthworks and Civils - Belt filters, Coagilent plant, Pinned Bed Clarifiers, Iron Precipitation Plant, SMBS Plant, Flash Drier and Acid storage plant. Air Services - Construction and installation of: - Plant air, instrumentation air and compressor buildings
Piping - Construction and Installation of: - Construction of pipe rack structures, installation of HDPE Pipes, Stainless steel pipes and Carbon Steel pipes. Copper Solvent Extraction Plant - Crud Organic treatment plant, Copper SX diluent plant, Copper SX extraction, mixers, settlers, tanks and pipe installations. Copper Electro Winning - Construction and Installations of: - Installation of Dual Media Filters, Tank house, Electrolyte Storage, Washing and Stripping plant, building of Strong Electrolyte pond and Spent Electrolyte pond. - Main access roads and bulk transport handling facilities. Electrical - Construction and Installations of: - Main substations. Installation of High & Medium voltage cables, control cables and motor plantwide. Instrumentation - Installations of: - Fiber optical cable installations, instrumentation equipment. Key Achievements Promoted twice in duration of 4 months for effort, dedications and critical skills. Managed to achieve 50 000 LTI free shifts.

SPX DB Thermal
Construction Manager

   Jan 2016
— Mar 2017

Kusile Power Station Project Mpumalanga - Witbank Project:
ACC & PJFF Project • As OEM Vendor for General Electric (GE) I managed the installation of 6 Air Cooling condensers & 6 Dust Collectors. • Liason with GE construction manager on progress, updating all mechanical equipment & structural installations. • Worked closely with 7 Superintendents and 15 Site Supervisors as my subordinates on a day to day basis, discussing technical site constraints and daily progress. • Compiled Rigging studies on complicated lifting activities for GE rigging managers approval. Attended weekly meeting with GE on installation progress on the project. • Drafting tracking dashboards on all installation activities to ensuring project milestones and deliverables are met. • Managed

S.A.M.E. Water
Site Manger

   Feb 2015
— Dec 2015

• Directs and coordinates water/wastewater Projects, medium sized projects and a combination of smaller projects.
Managed 5 Site installation Superintendents on all waste water projects from installation up until commissioning. • Installed Thickeners, Screens, Screw feeders, Clarifiers and Pump Stations mechanical equipment. • Applied conventional and advanced treatment technologies to solve complex water quality challenges for clients. • Attended construction alignment meetings with waste water treatment clients. • Drafted weekly project reports on project status. • Managing Budgets allocated to various project running in parallel

Deogold Engineering
Construction Manager

   Feb 2014
— Dec 2014

• Oversee all aspects of project with full responsibility completing constructions activities on time while maintain quality and safety standards. • Mechanical subcontractor for Dickenson & Anmar Africa on Furnace rebuilds. • Coordinate and direct construction site teams and subcontractors to meet project deliverables. • Interphase with 4 structural and mechanical site crews on daily high-risk activities ensuring safe site compliance.

Various Projects; Mortimer/WVS Smelter Furnace Rebuilds: - Fabricated & Installed, Outer Shell plates, Hold Down Beams, Mono Rails, Loading Chutes, Beams and Furnace Hearth. - Total workforce 92 skilled artisans working day and night shifts Evraz Plant Upgrade: - Extension of Main Stag, Conveyor Belt Structures replacement & Various Chute installations. Sasol Secunda: - Installation of Dust Collectors Omnia Fertilization Plant: - Transfer Conveyors & Chute Installation. Lichtenburg PPC Plant: - Fabrication & Installation of Kiln Hood Mopani Smelter Furnace Rebuild (Zambia): - Remove and Installed Furnace coolers & Shell Plates

Anglo Platinum PLC
Construction Manager

   Jan 2009
— Oct 2013

Coordinating and control Capital Projects (Mortimer/Polokwane/Waterval Smelter). • Managed Kickoff meetings with appointed vendors. • Day to day management of construction site, resources loading, interfacing with operations teams. • Drafted and updated, daily Project report for Project Manager on all site installation activities. • Supervised and managed all site teams including Sub-contractors ensuring targets are met as per Base line Schedule. • Create and maintained good relationships with (OEM Tenova, GH design teams and other stake holders). • Maintained comprehensive and accurate records of data packs related to project. • Approved all site modification, Redlined Drawings and all handover documents from installation up until commissioning. Various Projects Mortimer Smelter Furnace & Plant Expansion - Extended furnace end wall extra 15Meters & Side Wall 6 Meters. - Installed extra Baghouse, Stainless steel Stag & Emergency Damper. Waterval Smelter Projects - Furnace 1&2 Rebuilds, Water Granulation Pump and Pipe replacement, Pipe Rack replacement, Conveyor Structure replacement, Granulation Tank replacement, Furnace Aisle walkway Installation 90 Meter. - Larox Filter Wet Feed Concentrate Conveyor replacement, Runaway Path underneath Furnaces (Civil works), Extended Reverts offloading bay Civils and structural work, Emergency Fire Water plant upgrade. Polokwane Smelter • Bucket Elevator replacement, Furnace Rebuild, Classifier Replacement.

Anglo Platinum PLC
Boilermaker Foreman / Engineering Overseer

   Jan 2006
— Dec 2008

Managed Boilermakers & Riggers maintaining Acid Plant, Furnaces, Water Granulation, Flash Drier plants. • Managed capacity and forward planning on all subordinates ensuring plant availability is met on a day to day basis. • Fabricated Pipes, Hoper, Structures, Squire to Rounds for site installation. Key Achievements Principle contractor could not assist on a break down at Slag Cleaning Furnace whereby the matt protruded through the copper coolers causing a run away. My team and I replaced and welded the section within 22 Hours. Was congratulated by Plant Manager on achievement, as this was never done by any maintenance crew ever.

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