Electrical Engineer offering 10+ years of experience in Project Management of large EPC Power Projects


Last Updated: 19th September 2017 (over 5 years ago)

Address
Oman

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Gender
Male

Age Range
25 to 34

Qualification Level
Degree

Languages
English, Hindi

Summary

• Graduate electrical engineer having more than 10 years of experience in the area of Project Execution, Project planning & control and Construction Management of EPC Power Projects
• Currently spearheading efforts as part of PMO team at Head Office of M/s Bahwan Engineering Company LLC, Muscat (Oman)
• Earlier worked with Larsen & Toubro Ltd. as Assistant Manager (Electrical) on prestigious 1980MW super critical coal fired power plant project
• Joined ABB Ltd (world leader in Power & Automation) in year 2007 and started professional career as Project Engineer managing Transmission Substation projects on EPC basis
• Dexterous in all the phases of Project & possess in depth knowledge of electrical systems with significant project site experience
• Hands-on experience with Primavera Project Planner and other similar software
• Above average ability in the use of spread sheet, database and presentation software
• High ability to work with multi-disciplinary project engineering & construction teams
• Ensure adherence to global project management practices and Safety standards and drive initiatives to improve the adoption of PMO best practices
• Conversant with Financials, Commercial terms and General conditions of contract

Education

Faculty of Engineering & Technology, JMI Central University, New Delhi
Electrical Engineering

   Jun 2003
— Jul 2007

Experience

Bahwan Engineering Company LLC
Sr. Project Engineer

   Oct 2015
— Current

Currently representing centralized Project management cell responsible for Planning & Project control of EPC projects under execution, Implementation of project management methodologies, tools & procedures of the organization, provide continual support throughout the project lifecycle

Key Responsibilities

• Responsible for leading the project planning & scheduling activities starting from NTP (Notice to Proceed) to TOC (Taking Over Certificate) ensuring on time completion
• Develop and own Overall Project execution plan using Primavera P6 considering contract requirement, scope, constraint & resources. Ensure plan approval from Client
• Liaise with local authorities for approvals and licenses. Ensure compliance to all statutory and regulatory requirements with respect to projects
• Establish, implement and maintain standardized internal and external reporting procedures
• Support tendering team to prepare & review Tender Time Schedule as per scope of work
• Monitor day to day work progress, update activities status and periodic schedule program. Generate look ahead schedule, critical path and target Milestones based on plan
• Monitor procurement schedule and ensure timely delivery of material as per the project plan
• Identify potential delays from the Baseline and takes the necessary actions together with respective project team members for recovery plan
• Prepare & circulate Weekly, Monthly Project report and highlights critical areas for the attention of Project Manager & Client to keep the project on schedule
• Coordinate and follow up on project related matters and identification of risks. Facilitate the resolution of issues with internal and external relevant parties
• Attend periodic site visits to ensure progress of the work as per plan & report the same to Senior Management & take corrective action to avoid any adverse impact on project performance
• Attend project review meetings with sub contractors/clients at site to review and discuss work progress, document & highlight areas of concern in order to resolve related issues
• Timely submission of invoices to client, monitor & control project cash flow as per set target
• Collect, review and distribute project cost reports to project manager
• Responsible for timely notification of scope deviation, cost & time implication to client
• Preparation of cost variation claim and extension of time (EOT) claim for client approval
• Ensure high levels of operational efficiency, quality and cost effective utilization of company's plant & equipment
• Developing or enhancing project management skills and knowledge through imparting training & mentoring project teams

Larsen & Toubro Ltd.
Assistant Manager - Electrical

   Feb 2010
— Oct 2015

• Handled Project execution of electrical packages Power Transformer, MV/LV Switchgear, IPBD, Battery Charger, Battery system, Distribution Boards, Cable Tray, Cable & Earthing system
• Manage complex project (consortium environment) to support the Project Director in all project related matters during execution phase
• Completed procurement, manufacturing, testing and timely dispatch of all packages to site
• Ensure req. input detail are communicated to the engineering team, co-ordinate with Joint Venture companies and Vendors for submission of documents & early resolution of issues
• Ensure coordination between all project stakeholders; organize, conduct and document internal and external coordination meetings and progress review meetings
• Assist SCM in vendor selection, negotiation, technical clarification and finalization
• Conduct meetings with other disciplines and vendors for review of project progress and Inputs/Interface requirement in line with advancement of construction activities.
• Identifying risk & opportunity that may impact the timely completion of the Project. Draws attention of the Project Director for immediate necessary actions on such issues
• Monitor and Control project activities, report project progress to Project Director/Management
• In case of any change in project scope by customer/vendor review and approve the technical deviations and price implications in consultation with engineering
• Encourage openness, respect, build trust, confidence & loyalty with customers and partners
(II) Construction Management of Electrical system Nov 2013 – Oct 2015

• Undertake responsibility to lead and manage electrical construction activities at power plant site
• Responsible for coordinate, supervise and installation of Electrical system for 3X660 MW Super critical thermal power plant reporting to Head Electrical (Site)
• Managing electrical sub contractors, providing timely work fronts, resolve interface issues and validate their work progress
• Responsible to complete electrical systems for the plant, which mainly includes
• Installation, oil filling & filtration of all Power transformers (31 Nos.) up to 400 kV
• Installation of cable tray network for the complete power plant, Cable raceways, Cable vaults and underground trenches. 200 KM tray & 1200 MT of Steel supports
• Installation of 220V & 24V Battery charger, 3060 AH Battery Banks, DCDBs, 150KVA UPS
• Installation of Control Relay Protection Panel, PMCC, MCC and AC Distribution Boards
• Installation of Generator Auxiliaries and IPBD up to Generator Transformer
• Regular interactions with customer for day to day erection checks and clearing work protocols
• Responsible for Client inspection of material received at site, Application of material receipt certificate with all supporting documents
• Installation work certificate signing from customer and raise invoice to client
• Review & clear contractor bills. Provide support to finance deptt in claiming bills to client.
• Co-ordination and follow up with suppliers and design office for drawing, engineering issues, short supplies and forecasted material as per front availability.
• Actively strive to optimize resource, innovative methods, design changes to smooth execution in consultation with engineering/customer

ABB Ltd.
Sr. Project Engineer

   Jul 2007
— Feb 2010

Responsible for execution of Turnkey Transmission Substation projects right from initiation till handling over to client
Key Responsibilities

• Responsible to understand the scope and complexities of project and prepare project execution plan using Microsoft Project planning tool
• Ensure timely release of engineering deliverable and submission to client & approval
• Frequent visit to supplier works to take note on actual status, discuss & resolve constraints
• Follow up with vendors for inspection & delivery of equipment and processing Invoices
• Assist PM in managing issues related to design, commercial and technical aspects of the project
• Continuous update, monitor and track project schedule, prepare & circulate Monthly Project reports and highlights bottlenecks to the attention of Project Manager and Client.
• Regular visit to site, understand status of site progress and support site team during execution
• Coordinate & ensure Quality and HSE requirement are under compliance at each stage of project
• Monitor & verify subcontractor progress and authorize payment
• Properly document all project related communication as per ISO and global guidelines

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