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Area Planning Manager

Area Planning Manager, Aurecon, Number of Projects in Africa

START Date: 
September, 2012

Planning Manager, accountable for Planning & Scheduling for Prefeasibility / Feasibility / Detail Design / Construction

Area Planning Manager, Murray & Roberts (Middle East), Burj Al Arab

START Date: 
June, 1997
END Date: 
February, 2000
  • Employed as Planning Manager for Murray & Roberts Contractors (Middle East) LLC performing both Head Office & on site planning roles.  Based in Dubai, UAE.
  • Burj Al Arab – World’s tallest hotel.  Joint managed both the tender & pre-contract negotiation & cash flow analysis, controlling a staff of five.    Contract value $1b.
  • Airport Arrivals Terminal Dubai – 800m long portal frame building.   Responsible for planning at tender & pre-award negotiation stages following through wi

Area Planning Manager, Nichols Group, Crossrail

START Date: 
April, 2009

Client Area Planner for Crossrail Eastern Directorate. Responsible for the team of planners working on the Crossrail programme south eastern leg from Victoria Dock portal through to Plumstead portal. The capital works budget is in the region of £1Bn. This section of the works includes two stations and two sections of tunnel.


START Date: 
July, 1994
END Date: 
March, 1995

Senior Planner Manager with experience in singular buildings scheduling, roads, railways and metros. Multiproject analysis and economic management. Team management experience. Risk analysis skills and multicriteria decision analysis.

Area Planning Manager, Bam Nuttall Limited, BAM Rail Souith Business Unit

START Date: 
September, 1971

After working for consultant civil engineering companies for eighteen years as a civil design and / or resident engineer, both in England and abroad (Kenya, Kuwait, and Hong Kong), I decided on his return to England in early 1989 on a change of direction in his engineering career.


I became Chief Engineer for Sir Robert McAlpine Ltd on a large management contract in central London, where over 100 contractors were employed to build a complex office block on anti-vibration bearings over the South end of Victoria Station.

Area Planning Manager, Southeastern Railways, Southeastern Olympics Project

START Date: 
October, 2010

Reporting to the Project Sponsor, I have responsibility as the Planning Manager/Consultant to produce and manage the readiness/delivery programme for a major London train operating company (TOC) for the London 2012 Olympics.


This involves producing a detailed Primavera programme with key workstreams and deliverables from all the internal stakeholders, production and management of a risk matrix and escalating key issues to senior management, production of a dashboard report, EV reporting, liaison with key external stakeholders, managing client expectations, expediting

Area Planning Manager, Archirodon Construction Overseas, Buildings, Container terminals and ports., Infrastructure Projects, Power plants

START Date: 
June, 2007
  1. Provide planning, schedulling and project controls for heavy construction projects.
  2. Progress follow up & evaluation of KPI's
  3. Attain progress reports and schedule updates
  4. Change management, Time & Cost Claims management.

Area Planning Manager, Vinci Construction UK Limited, Various Building & Civil Engineering Projects throughout the UK

START Date: 
August, 2009
END Date: 
September, 2012

All PQQ, Tender, Construction Programmes for the South West Region

Area Planning Manager, Network Rail, West Coast Modernization Route

START Date: 
July, 2004
END Date: 
June, 2005

Develop and monitor in weekly basis the North West integrated Schedule for the West Coast Railway Modernization Project  (2,5 billion £).

Area Planning Manager, Al Jaber, Bridges, Port, Road, Tunnel

START Date: 
October, 2010

Primavera P6 R8.4, Planning, Infrastructure , Airport, Seaport, Railway, Highways, Bridges and Heavey Civil Works. 

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