Senior Quantity Surveyor

Last Updated: 3rd May 2018 (over 4 years ago)



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Age Range
45 to 54

Qualification Level
Other Post Graduate

English, Hindi, Urdu


Possess over 25 years of work experience in different roles of Project Controls, in various phases of projects, in different gulf countries integrated in multicultural environments.
Responsibility includes Quantity Surveying, Cost Estimation, Budgeting, Valuation, Variation, Claims, Final account settlement in Petrochemical, Refinery, Pipeline, Industrial, Buildings and Infrastructure projects.
Key competencies include strong analytical skill, multi-cultural team work and strong process management.


University of Reading, United Kingdom
Post Graduate Diploma (PGDip) in Quantity Surveying

   Sep 2009
— Apr 2011

Shivaji University, India
Bachelor in Civil Engineering

   Aug 1988
— Apr 1992


ASTAD Project Management, Doha, Qatar
Cost Control Manager

   Jan 2013
— Current

• Construction of Al Shaqab Academy (Equine breeding / training center) – US$ 407 million
• Construction of Underground Car Park – US$ 154 million
• Construction of Central Plant 7 (District cooling) – US$ 73 million
• Construction of The Learning Center (School Building) – US$ 73 million
• Construction of Western Green Spine (Infrastructure) – US$ 37 million
• Energy Management System (Solar Micro Grid) – US$ 18 million

As a member of Project Management team, supervised various Building / Infrastructure project at Design and Construction stages.

The responsibility involves review and supervision of Cost management work performed by reputed consultants namely KEO, Parsons, and D.G. Jones.

It is mostly post contract cost control related to Variations, Change orders and Claims wherein estimate is prepared for the variations for client approval, Review of price submitted by the contractor including quantity & unit rates.

In addition participated in preparation of budgetary estimate for new projects (Design and Construction Contracts), participate in review & preparation of Tender documents. Commercial evaluation of Design and Construction tender(s) and preparation of tender report.

Qatar Petroleum, Doha, Qatar
Senior Cost Estimating Engineer

   Oct 2005
— Dec 2012

• EPC of new Ethane Recovery Plant
• Upgrade of Acid Recovery Unit
• North Field Gas Plant Upgrade
• Laying of cross-country Pipeline
• Construction of Propane Storage tank.

Member of Client’s team, overseeing 5 – 6 nos. of Oil & Gas projects at design and construction stages ranging from US$ 45 million to US$ 350 million.

Responsibilities includes participate in preparation of Tender documents, Commercial evaluation of Bids and preparation of tender report, review of Variation & claims leading to contract variation. Processing of interim and final payments and issuance of substantial and final completion certificate. Forecasting monthly value of work done. Preparation of yearly CAPEX & OPEX budget and AFE. Asset Capitalization.

Parsons Brinckerhoff (M.E.) Ltd, Dubai, U.A.E.
Quantity Surveyor

   Oct 2004
— Sep 2005

• Infrastructure projects for Palm Jumeirah island, Dubai, U.A.E

Worked with project management consultant representing the client (Nakheel). Responsibility includes cost management of 5 to 6 Civil Infrastructure projects suchas Bridges, Service & Vehicular Tunnels, Ramps, etc. ranging from US$10 million to US$ 125 million. Verification of payments recommended by the supervising consultant and forwarding to Client for payment. Follow up with the supervising consultant for issuance of Variation Orders, Settlement of Claims, reply of correspondence, attending commercial meeting, preparation of monthly progress report. Liaison with own field supervision staff for any clarification in changes or progress of work. Preparation of Valuation of appointed Design & Supervision Consultant.

Shanfari & Partners Company, Salalah, Oman
Senior Quantity Surveyor

   Oct 2001
— Jul 2004

• Construction of Roads, Parking and reinstatement of dismantled roads.

Worked for a construction contractor, the responsibility includes cost management of multi-million dollar projects for construction of Highways, Roads, and Parking. Work includes Quantity take off. Cost estimation, Preparation of Tender Packages, Negotiation with Clients, Signing of Contract Agreement, Joint Site Measurement, Preparation of Interim & Final Payments, Obtaining claims for additional work & preparation of Variation Orders for cost and/or time.

Qatar National Hotels Company, Doha, Qatar
Cost Engineer

   Jun 1999
— Aug 2001

• Construction & refurbishment of hotels and resorts owned & managed by company

The company owes Star Hotel & Recreation facility in Qatar suchas as Sheraton, Marriott, and Ritz Carlton, for which construction & maintenance department was established. Reporting to Project & Construction Director, I was entrusted with the responsibility of preparation of Tender Documents, Tender Reports, Contract Agreements, Valuations, Variations, Final Account Statement, Practical & Final Completion Certificates, etc.

Petro Infrastructure Engineering Consultant, Al-Khobar, Saudi Arabia
Contracts Engineer

   Jul 1995
— May 1999

• Expansion, Alteration & maintenance of Procter & Gamble manufacturing industry.

The project was extension and maintenance of a manufacturing industry of Procter & Gamble group. Work includes compilation of Scope of Work, Bill of Quantity, Specification & Drawings and issue it for Tendering. Regular monitoring of Projects with respect to Contract Duration, Addition & Omission of Items of Works and other Contract related matters. Monthly Interim Payments for the Contractor & Consultant were processed. Most of the works were related to Construction of Steel Structures such as Warehouses, Pipe Bridge supports, Overhead loading Platform, Motor Control Cabin, Cable Tray, Working Platform and Concrete Structures were Tank Foundation, Pump Foundation, Pedestals for Steel Columns, Interior Service Roads, Floor Slabs, Fire Walls, etc.

Barauni Oil Refinery, Barauni, India
Cost Engineer

   Jun 1992
— Apr 1995

• Laying of cross-country pipeline
• Capacity expansion of the refinery.

Assisting in Budgetary Evaluation, Cost Estimation, Preparation of Bill of Quantity, Site Measurement, Running Bills & Final Bill Payments, Review of Claims from Contractors, keeping records of the projects related to contractual matters & payments, etc. Most of the job entrusted to me was mainly Civil related with other discipline involved. The major projects were Laying of Pipe Line from Haldia Port to Barauni and Capacity Expansion of the Refinery

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