Project Manager, 01/2009
to 01/2014 Naval Facilities Engineering Center – Maryland
Accountable for the development and fulfillment of contract requirements, managing and Coordinating contractor's activities and supervise the construction project valued at over 400 million dollar related to large scale of design and construction U.S.
Navy facilities Hospitals and office complex from the conceptual development stage through final construction on a timely and economical basis in accordance with safety standards including quality assurance program (QA) and the delivery of the project.
Provided flexible and professional training direction and support to management in alignment with business objectives and ensuring both legislative and operational requirements are met.
Project management lead of EPC, tendering projects, develop totally integrated EPC Cost program, negotiations with EPC contractors, PNP negotiations and power project development in general and ensuring timely review/comment/approval as appropriate on all contractor's technical documentation, engineering queries, and procedures and support systems engineering/ technical business development efforts.
Perform Audits of invoices and evaluate field change orders and validate contractors estimate and pricing.
Responsible for development and support of contracting strategy for capital projects.
Responsible for providing Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) and Project Coding Structures for control and integrity of work to be performed as defined by the contract.
Responsible for providing monthly financial and technical updates of any known issues/risks.
Responsible for scoping, planning projects, scheduling, contracting, costing, estimating, overseeing/coordinating/managing, and reporting on the project scope to demonstrate budget and schedule adherence.
Responsible for structuring and developing an effective organization to manage the operational tasks successfully and maintaining and completing project key performance indicators.
Writing detailed and summarized project progress reports and tracking activities against the detailed project plans.
Responsible for ensuring best value is obtained for the project including supplier base, use of internal and external resources and identifying, costing and processing any contract variations.
Monitoring actual expenditure figures against project budgets.
Organizing and facilitating Project Steering / Operating Committees meetings.
Develop and implement in line with Contractor's guidelines and policies and effective and trouble free service with consideration of safety regulations, environmental standards and rules for the prevention of accidents and guidelines of the quality system, implementing and taking responsibility for all necessary training for staff in the facility.
Project Manager, 01/2007
to 01/2009 National Drilling Company. UAE / Middle East
Responsible of Programmed Management services to support NDC to achieve its objectives of reaching optimum capacity in its oilfields and enhancing its facilities by the most efficient and economical means available.
Provided project management, co-ordination, planning, design, engineering, construction management, contracting, procurement, project controls and other services for construction of new oil field facilities, up-grading of existing facilities.
Provided professional training direction and support to management in alignment with business objectives and ensuring both legislative and operational requirements are met.
Manage assigned projects in the provision of a Project Service to the clients Operations.
Planning, managing and directing activities associated with the implementation of all phases of assigned projects from Define (FEED) to Execute (EPC), including commissioning and hand-over to the respective Site Operations.
Providing technical definition and estimates in liaison with engineering disciplines and Planning & Cost Team in support of budgeting exercises.
Developing the Project Implementation Strategy.
Plans and prepares the project Program covering all phases of each assigned project.
Supply proper materials to system as and when required, monitor material systems for fault-free operations, receive materials from the dock, provide replenishment materials to the manufacturing plant, review packing slips for necessary data, secure lifting attachments to material to convey to destination and update records in the database.
Responsible of management of services for Oil & Gas production activities including start-up and initial operations assistance as well as operational personnel and systems as required by the Client.
Managed and coordinated multidiscipline engineering activities to ensure projects such as (FEED) front end engineering design studies and preparation, invitation to bid (ITB) check Estimate preparation, lump sum turnkey (LSTK) tender package preparation are executed in a safe, efficient, cost effective and timely manner.
Responsible for ensuring that the project conforms to the client approved Basis of Design and all applicable regulatory and code requirements.
Maintained HSE focus within the team to ensure OHSE requirements included in design and procurement.
Responsible for monitoring cost aspects of the project within direct control to forecast final costs, identifies trends and takes action to avoid cost overruns.
Accountable for project management of new build & refurbishment / upgrade rig projects for delivery.
Responsible and accountable for the management, execution and delivery of the assigned construction project and for all project related construction activities, the development of the Project Construction plan with the Project Planner and then execution within project budget, schedule & contract specifications.
Responsible for overall construction progress, provide direction, leadership and guidance to the assigned construction team in respect of health, safety and environment, quality, methods and procedures, productivity, cost and schedule and resource utilization.
Responsible for enacting proper construction techniques as well as working with the project planner and production engineers to develop detailed production schedules and then executing the construction operations to meet the detailed schedules and overall project plan.
Provide on-site knowledge of project specific Brownfield requirements, ensure that procedures and processes are understood and followed by all personnel.
Coordinate offshore site interfaces between Contractors and subcontractors with other Project entities and Production Operations.
Interface with Production Operations with regard to Brownfield activities and required permitting.
Manage change process at offshore site, soliciting input from offshore execution personnel and onshore Company Brownfield Engineers and Project Management personnel.
Oversee the execution of Brownfield construction, hookup, and mechanical completion and responsible for company offshore site personnel during execution of the Brownfield work scope including safety and quality of the Brownfield execution work on the installation vessel and the production facilities.
Meet with the operations director, yard general superintendent and other managers as required to orchestrate the progress and completion of the project to the plan including review monthly plans to ensure they are realistic & meet project needs, follow all construction activities to keep them within schedule, review all production progress and productivity reports and monitor construction methods and build strategies and highlight possible improvements.
Sr. Project Engineer / Project Manager, 01/1986
to 01/2007 DRS Technical Services, Inc – Virginia
Onshore/offshore on-site representative and the primary interface with Contractor construction management for the execution of the Brownfield work scope.
Responsible for projects execution of onshore System design, specification for procurement, design, manufacturing, material handling, equipments and preparation for completion and Commissioning for major oil companies.
Related to 3 Million Texaco - Brownfield project in the Santa Barbara channel Habitat platform and Participated in the overall management and coordinated of the $3M -Gas Plant Brownfield work, added new facilities and equipment on an operating, platform that is in production.
Scope includes Modification work, removal of H2S (Hydrogen Sulfide) and applying site HSE policies and standards.
Provide operational training and competence support to the business, as contractually, legally or operationally appropriate.
Responsible for review the project schedule from a construction sequencing perspective, including interfacing with the Module Planner and EP (Engineering Procurement) planning teams and cooperate with discipline engineers in other parts of the project.
Provide engineering and project management support to the operation to upgrade existing facilities and establish new facilities to the existing oil production operation.
Responsible for technical review and quality control and review bids for production facility equipment from vendors, review the purchase of the equipment and review associated technical drawings for these facilities.
Responsible for scoping, planning, scheduling, contracting, overseeing/coordinating/managing, and reporting on the project scope to demonstrate budget and schedule adherence.
Participated in preparing drilling program and organized materials for drilling operation for onshore/offshore drilling.
Also, interact with consultant engineer and administrative personnel.
Develop and finalizing the project's statement of work and contract terms with the customer, including both technical and commercial elements, lead contact for customer for balance of project order.
Develop a project schedule, risk management plan, and communication plan to ensure expectations are being met internally and externally and direct engagement with the internal manufacturing facilities and third party vendors.
Confirm project plan elements with the customer and internal stakeholders.
Lead the execution of the customer's project order, verifying execution of the project through kick-off meetings, communication to all parties and exchange of technical requirements and project plan information.
Monitor and control the performance of the customer's project through its lifecycle.
Key activities include: task completion verification, project team monitoring, managing project updates across team members.
Nationality: American (USA) Foreign Language: Proficiency in Arabic Language (Spoken and Written) Swedish Language (working knowledge).
BS: Mechanical Engineering,
Illinois Institute of Technology - Mechanical Engineering
BS : Mechanical Engineering , AS : Engineering Management , Certificate of Project Management for Engineers and Technical Professionals : Certificate of Design for Manufacturability. Clemson University.Certificate of Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). :
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