Construction & Maintenance Planning Engineer with 9 years & 4 months Exp in Oil & Gas, Refinery & Petrochemicals

Last Updated: 29th September 2019 (over 3 years ago)

Saudi Arabia


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Age Range
25 to 34

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Arabic, English, Hindi, Urdu


Planning Engineer (Mechanical) with 9 years & 4 months of experience in Project Planning & Scheduling up to L4 & L5 Levels using Primavera P6 & MS Project, Project Management, Estimation and Quantity Survey in EPC; Piping Engineering, Pipeline Integrity, Equipment Maintenance (Static & Rotating) and Shutdown activities in Offshore/Deep Water & Onshore EPC projects in Oil and Gas, Refinery and Petrochemical Industries.


SRKR Engineering College (Andhra University)
Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering

   Sep 2009
— Apr 2013

Course Title: Bachelor of Engineering
Specialization: Mechanical Engineering
Grade Secured: First Class with Distinction
Percentage: 88.4%

Sri Gowtami Junior College
Intermediate Education (10+2)

   May 2007
— Apr 2009

Main Subjects: Mathematics, Physics & Chemistry
Grade Secured: A
Percentage: 97.2%

Parishad High School, Tundurru
SSC (Class X)

   Jun 2006
— May 2007

Subjects: General Studies (with Mathematics, General science & Social studies)
Grade Secured: A
Percentage: 88.16%


Saudi Aramco, Jizan, Saudi Arabia- Client; SNC Lavalin (SA Kentz)- Contarctor
Planning & Scheduling Engineer

   Dec 2018
— Current

Project: Development of Standard Job Plans (SJP) for Rotating Equipment at Jizan Refinery & IGCC Complex.
Scope of Project:
Create Standard Job plans (SJP)/Maintenance Plans for various Rotating Equipment such as,
 Pumps: Types- BB, OH, VS, Seal-less/Canned Motor & Reciprocating etc.
 Compressors: Types- Centrifugal Dry Gas Seal, Oil free Screw/Oil Flooded Screw, Reciprocating, etc.
 Steam Turbines: Siemens Make Steam Turbine Generators.
 Gas Turbines: Siemens Make Combined Cycle Combustion Gas turbines.
 Fin-Fans/ID Fans: Overhead Condenser Fin-Fans, Exchanger Fin-fans/Furnace ID Fans etc.
 Mixture: Oxygen-Steam Mixtures, N2-Syngas Mixtures, Static Inline Mixture etc.
Job Responsibilities:
 Establish Project Work Break-Down Structure (WBS), Project Control Strategy, and Master Schedule-L5 using Primavera P6 and Action Plan for Deliverables issuance.
 Prepare & Issue Project Planning Package.
 Track the Risk Register to ensure the efficient and timely achievement of project milestones/key dates.
 Forecast resource requirements for the look-ahead activities and ensure availability.
 Prepare legible Planning Dash-Boards to for making progress reports.
 Prepare Resource histogram, Cost profile, and S-Curve for baseline schedule to plan for project execution activities like conducting procurement.
 Monitor the work in progress with respect to the approved schedules/milestones and prepare weekly/ monthly progress reports.
 Communicate performance variances and proposed corrective actions.
 Analyze Critical Path and Near Critical Activities for the schedule compliance.
 Prepare Recovery plans for lagging activities to catch up the delay.
 Evaluate schedule and cost performance (Earned Value Analysis) against the baseline to report any variances and their impacts on project constraints.
 Periodic update of planning package, progress reports & monitoring package in co-ordination and communication with the client.
 Coordinate & participate Project review meetings.
 Prepare Billing documents against the milestones achieved.
 Maintain weekly Progress reports, Communications & Minutes of Meeting (MOM) for future reference & Audit requirements.

Saudi Aramco Total Refining & Petrochemical Company (SATORP), Jubail, KSA- Client; Al Amata International- Contractor
Planning Engineer & Scheduler

   Oct 2016
— Nov 2018

Project Undertaken: Coke Handling Upgrading Project (CHUP)-27 KM Conveyor (Refinery- KFIP Port)
Scope of Project:
 Replacement of Conveyor parts like Transfer Chute, Receiver chute, Spoon, Diverters, Idler supports, Guide supports, Primary cleaners, Secondary cleaners, Dust hoppers& Hood covers inside the Transfer Towers.
 Provision of Additional Enclosures.
 Alignment of Conveyor Shaft and motor shafts.
 Installation of Static equipment like Water storage Tank, Pump skid& Main skid Tower wise.
 Modification of Dirt conveyors.
 Modification of Counter weight towers.
 Modifications of De-Dusting, Moistening Piping system
 Provision of Firewater Piping System
Job Responsibilities:
 Develop schedule component of project management plan that focuses on contractual requirements in terms of cost and duration.
 Prepare Work Break-Down Structure (WBS) that includes all activities detailed within the scope of work incorporating critical path methodology and the contractual milestones using Primavera P6.
 Establish activity durations for each assigned discipline through coordination with subject matter experts.
 Allocate resources with focus on critical activities to secure the timely completion of projects.
 Determine Resource histogram, Cost profile, and S-Curve for baselined schedule to plan for project execution activities like conducting procurement.
 Plan to collect activity status at pre-defined intervals during project execution in the form of reports, meetings, inquiry to review the project progress.
 Ensure utilization of resources according to the set plan, and report any variance and their impact on cost and schedule.
 Document changes to schedule baseline plan according to configuration management plan after being approved through change control board.
 Evaluate schedule and cost performance (Earned Value Analysis) against the baseline to report any variances and their impacts on project constraints.
 Provide the status updates, suggest workarounds, corrective/preventive actions to ensure that the project adhere to the original timeline and cost commitments.

Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), Kakinada, India- Client; Prayaga Engineering Constructors- Contractor
Planning Engineer

   Sep 2014
— Sep 2016

Projects: Exploration and production, Onshore & Offshore, KGD6 Deep Water Project (D1D3 & MA Fields).
Job Responsibilities:
 Developed EPC Project Plans and Schedules with Resource Cost through Primavera P6 & MS Project.
 Prepared System wise Schedules for Construction, Shutdown Plans & Micro Schedules.
 Periodically update the Control Schedule & Cost through Primavera P6 & Microsoft Project.
 Prepare 2 week and 2 month look ahead plan & schedules, Progress S-Curves
 Prepared Daily, Weekly, Monthly Status Reports and customized planning reports (MIS) as required.
 Communicated performance variances and proposed corrective actions.
 Analyzed Critical Path and Near Critical Activities, prepared recovery plans to catch up the delay.
 Identified Manpower and Equipment requirements and created Mobilization Plans and Histograms.
 Allocate & monitor resources in coordination with execution team with efficient utilization.
 Prepared Forecast Plan for Manpower and Equipment’s as per current status of project.
 Managed interface between Engineering, Procurement, Construction & Commissioning activities.
 Monitor Engineering Design Deliverables Register & facilitate expediting documents pending with client.
 Coordinated with procurement for delivery of project materials as per schedule.
 Review P&ID, GAD and Isometrics, Structural and Civil foundation drawings.
 Piping and Structure quantity assessment, Issuing of fabrication and erection drawings and lead the crew.
 Preparation of BOQ/MTO from drawings and specifications.

Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), Kakinada, India
Project Engineer (Static, Rotating Eqp; Offshore & Onshore Pipeline)

   Sep 2013
— Aug 2014

Project: Exploration and production, Onshore & Offshore, KGD6 Deep Water Project (D1D3 & MA Fields)
Job Responsibilities:
 Assisted Planning Engineer in the Preparation of Planning program for the construction activities.
 Assisted Project Manger in preparing the Equipment schedule and Man power schedule based on the planning schedule.
 Assisted Planning Engineer in monitoring the work against planned schedule by collecting daily progress report from the contractor.
 Reported deviation, change or scope or delay that occurred in the site to the Project Manager and to be analyzed and if required reschedule to meet the target.
 Prepare monthly progress report as per project requirement and submit it to the Project Manager for review.
 Schedule the material movement with respect to the construction programme.
 Study P&ID, GAD and Isometrics, Structural and Civil foundation drawings.
 Piping and Structure quantity assessment, Issuing of fabrication and erection drawings.
 Prepared BOQ/MTO from design drawings and specifications.
 Monitor all Mechanical and Piping MOC activities including piping erection and pipe support installation in accordance with schedule, procedures, Specification, Priorities and Availability of Construction Drawings.
 Working as field engineer to witness modification on site and get approved by engineering department.
 Reviewed field piping system test packages, including system limit on P&ID and piping Isometrics.
 Reviewed contractor job specifications for piping fabrication, inspection and testing.
 Reviewed technical queries for any technical issues and discussing with the Project Manager and Engineering department to sort out the technical problems.
 Coordinate the project with internal team and contractor with regard to time schedule, material specification and quality.
 Coordinate between design, procurement, contracts, estimation and site installation
 Implement safety precautions on site and develop healthy atmosphere.
 Follow-up with deliverables of labour and report the activities in a regular basis to Project manager.
 Control and follow-up with projects logistics and materials site installation.
 Support the Site Supervision Consultant and able to show a can do approach to work, deal with conflicts, supporting as required the submittal process.

Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd. (HPCL), Visakhapatnam, India- Client; NDTCTC- Contractor
Piping Supervisor & NDT Technician

   May 2010
— Aug 2013

 Assisted with NDT (Ultrasonic Thickness Survey) of 18” and above process pipelines.
 Responsible for carrying out all NDT activities.
 Performed calibration of UDF and UTG machines.
 Performed weld scanning and identified the profile of the defects using analytical methods.
 Carried out in PT & MPT both visible and fluorescent. In MPI, I have worked in both continues and residual method, have used Yoke type, Prod type and Central conductor for detecting hollow components.
 Coordinated with third party inspectors for carrying out inspections.
 Assisted QC Inspector/QC Engineer in completing inspections.
 Responsible for welding, insulation, painting and refractory inspections.
 Assisted with Cathodic potential (CP) Survey of onshore pipelines.
 Carried out NDT on pipes and vessels, and calculated the remaining life of the facility.
 MPT Inspection and Visual Inspection of Structural welding during onshore Rig Erecting.
 Carried out Penetrate Inspection on weld joints equipments, components such as valve joint etc.
 Carried out Ultrasonic thickness measurement of pipelines and equipments, corrosion check on pressure vessels, tank, exchanger, column etc.
 Prepared Daily Inspection reports.

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