Last Updated: 14th June 2017 (over 5 years ago)
Widely experienced in leading and motivating multi-disciplined workforce with diverse national, lingual and cultural backgrounds on a wide range of projects.
Flexible, open minded, a natural team leader and player with excellent communication skills at all levels, with a proven ability to work under extreme pressure in any situation. Experienced in working in difficult locations and managing remote operations.
Chartered Electrical Engineer
— Dec 1990
BSc (Hons) Electronic and Electrical Engineering
— Jul 1981
— Jul 2016
Engneering Group Supervisor
— Jul 2012
Senior Project Engineer
— Dec 2011
— Jan 2009
Senior Project Engineer
— Nov 2008
— Mar 2007
— Jul 2006
Project Manager for $20 million Engineering Procurement and Construction Contract for new 100km 110kV overhead line for Kyzylikia and Aryskum Oil Fields. Management and review of FEED documentation; preparation and issue of ITB for Detailed Design, Procurement, Construction and Commissioning of Tie-ins, Substations and overhead lines.
Further responsibilities included the management of detailed electrical study of Kumkol Oil Field and development of options for upgrade of substations and overhead lines.
— Sep 2005
Project Engineer for Kashagan Development Project (AgipKCO): Developed Technical Project Documentation for regulatory approval. Responsible for Mechanical, Electrical, Control Systems, Telecoms, HSE, Metallurgy, coordination of Procurement and Regulatory Affairs for Onshore Processing Facility.
Tie-in Coordinator for Tengizchevroil (TCO) Asset Development Project: Prepared Workpacks for electrical overhead line tie-ins. Electrical design audit for Sakhalin II Project, Eastern Russia. Checked electrical design for conformance to project standards.
— Feb 2004
Selected new office facilities for Parsons, developed sole agency agreement for recruitment, carried out design license negotiations, upgraded existing office facilities, deputised for General Manager.
— Jan 2003
Responsible for the recruitment and training of 12 Electrical Engineers and Designers for new Project Office in Atyrau Kazakhstan, in addition to developing the Kazakh Goods and Services action plan. Surveyed more than 20 Kazakh Design Institutes and Suppliers for inclusion on bid lists for TCO Asset Development Projects
Lead Electrical Engineer
— Mar 2001
— Sep 2000
Coordinated activities of 5 x Kazakh Design Institutes in Uralsk, Aktobe and Almaty. Managed issue of more than 2000 approved construction drawings. Completed the design and regulatory approval for 30km railway spur