Lead / Senior Planning Engineer

Last Updated: 18th March 2018 (over 4 years ago)

United Arab Emirates


Phone Number


Age Range
45 to 54

Qualification Level

English, Hindi


25 Years experience in Project Management especially in Oil and Gas, LNG, Refinery and Petrochemical Projects as briefed below.

 Project Control: Planning / Scheduling, Progress evaluation, Monitoring and Reporting from Project early start to completion including Pre- commissioning /Commissioning /Start-up especially in Oil & Gas / Petrochemical Projects

 Experienced in Execution of new projects in Oil and Gas sector -LNG, Oil Terminal, Gas & Oil Separation plants, Grease Plant

 Planning and Schedule Control for Construction of Refineries and different Gas stations to ascertain timely completion

 Experienced and trained for use of Planning Tools like Primavera Project Planner and other Progress Monitoring Systems

 Preparation of Target, Scheduled and Recovery/ Contingency plans as per project requirements

 Project Criticality and Risk Analysis using Primavera -Pertmaster


MIT, Manipal, India
Civil Engineering (B.E)

   Jun 1985
— Dec 1989


BP-Statoil JV (In Salah Gas)
Lead Planning Engineer

   Aug 2011
— Current

 Lead Planning Engineer for Project Planning, Scheduling, Progress Monitoring and Risk Analysis for the Entire Project consists of Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Pre-Commissioning / Commissioning/Start-up phases from Owners side.
 EPC Schedule Analysis and progress follow ups. Also detailed reporting to JV management of its status and trends related to critical Milestone targets.
 Review, Analyze and reporting of L4 schedule (Baseline/Forecast) prepared in Primavera and detailed Progress measurement system (PMS- prepared as L5) submitted by EPC contractor. Detailed Level 4 schedule developed with agreed Net work logic, Weight points, Man-hours and estimated Quantities for close monitoring. The schedule updated fortnightly.
 Critical path / Delay analysis and reporting to Site (inter disciplines) and JV Management for its contingency plan to overcome the back logs. Also preparation of Look-ahead schedules for Project team.
 Analysis of Weekly reports including various S curves (progress/commodity) submitted by EPC Contractor.
 Follow up with project team to identify Interfaces and tie-ins, which will be incorporated in L4 schedule for easy follow ups.
 Analysis on Resource and its productivity.
 Project Risk Analysis using PERTMASTER based on available forecast data in agreement with EPC Contractor.
 Weekly meeting with EPC Contractor to Review the Project Schedule (Plan vs. Actual) and other related Issues including 3weeks look ahead schedule/ resource availability/Variance reports / mitigation Plans etc.
 Assistance to Cost controller(Preparation of Work pack plans for cash flow forecast)
 Lead Engineer for Contractor claim settlement team.

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