Senior Mechanical Engineer


Last Updated: 14th July 2019 (over 3 years ago)

Address
Egypt

E-mail
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Phone Number
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Gender
Male

Age Range
55 to 64

Qualification Level
Degree

Languages
English

Summary

35 years international experience with demonstrated history of working in the MEP building services construction industry. Strong engineering professional with an Engineer's Degree focused in Mechanical Engineering from London South Bank University.

Extensive experience in MEP project management, detailed design, specification, site installation supervision, testing and commissioning of mechanical building services systems and equipment for prestigious high-rise hotels, office & residential towers, shopping mall / retail developments, convention centre, museums, hospitals, TV & sound recording studios, palaces, kitchens & restaurants, district cooling plants, telephone data centres, computer rooms, CCTV / security control rooms hospitals and industrial manufacturing facilities.
Expertise with HVAC systems, VRV DX AC, VAV & CAV, smoke extract & stair pressurization, heat & smoke CFD modelling, energy recovery systems, district cooling, chilled & heating water piping, centrifugal & reciprocating chillers, cooling towers, boiler plant, vertical transportation, BMS & lift management systems, domestic H&C water services, soil, waste, & storm water piping, natural gas, water features, water purification & sterilization, wet sprinkler, pre-action, gas, foam & mist fire protection/alarm systems, switchgear, MCCs, diesel generators & UPS, testing and commissioning.

Management and guidance to MEP contractor throughout design development and site installation progress in coordination with multi-discipline technical, contract and commercial departments, review of contractor shop drawings, material submittals, technical reports, calculations, method statements, ITPs, construction & commissioning programs, evaluation of cost variation claims, management of site inspections, testing & commissioning documentation, O&M manuals and implementation of QA/QC procedures. Representing the Mechanical Department during Client meetings, discipline head meetings, contractor MEP progress meetings, workshop coordination meetings, BIM technical meetings, commissioning meetings, procurement & program meetings.

Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, & Project, PMWeb, ACONEX, HEVACOMP, DW-143/4, SMACNA, CIBSE and ASHRAE design guides, FIDIC Conditions of Contract, International Codes & Standards and NFPA Regulations. Conversant with BIM and ACAD.

Education

South Bank University, London, United Kingdom
BSc Environmental Engineering (Mechanical Building Services)

   Sep 1978
— Jun 1982

Experience

Hill International
Senior Mechanical Engineer

   Apr 2012
— Jan 2019

Mechanical Design Department Head reporting to the Resident Project Director for the new 420,000 m2 Grand Egyptian Museum and Conference Centre (GEM) construction project which is currently the largest museum development project in the world having a total contract value of US$880 million, MEP services contract value US$260 million. Responsible for management of all mechanical services technical documentation including schematic design & design development drawings, shop drawings, material submittals, RFIs, method statements, ITPs, technical reports and calculation submittals. Representing the Mechanical Department during Client meetings, discipline head weekly meetings, MEP progress meetings, workshop coordination meetings, BIM technical meetings, commissioning meetings, procurement & program meetings. Chairing and preparing minutes of MEP progress, fire strategy, vertical transportation and commissioning meetings, preparation of Mechanical Department monthly progress reports, providing technical assistance to Commercial Department on Main Contractor's variation cost proposals. Preparation of all Mechanical Department correspondence with Client, Main Contractor and Design Team. Management of all documentation workflow processes on PMWeb.

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