Senior Project Planner, Hatch Africa, Iron Ore Rail Line & Port Expansion Project

START Date: 
September, 2007
END Date: 
April, 2012
  • This Major Rail Project includes various Civil, Drainage, Concrete Works, Formation Repairs, Vegetation, Overhead Lines / OHTE Electrification, Signalling, Track work, Set Automation, Roads, Bridges, various Workshop Buildings, High Mast Lighting, Road/Rail Shunt Mobiles, Lifting Jacks, Overhead Electrical Travelling Cranes, Fencing, Sewer System, Conveyors, RO Plant, Loco Sanding Plant, Power Upgrade, 50Kv Switching Station, etc.
  • Contracting strategies within the New Engineering Contract (NEC).
  • Establish, Maintain & Update Level 3, 4 & 5 Contractual Programs as per Project Scope.
  • Developing Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) per Project.
  • Develop; Control & Update detailed Construction Programs for Sub-Contractor.
  • Assign Resources & Cost to Project Programs.
  • Tender Evaluations.
  • Reviewing Contractors Programmes and Compensation Event Assessment.
  • Integrating Contractors Programmes into Master Programme.
  • Participate with EPCM Planning and measurement of Earned Value and Control.
  • Monitor & Report on Sub-Contractors Progress & Performance.
  • Inform Management of any deviations from the Baseline Program & advice mitigation measures to correct.
  • Develop; Control & Update detailed Commissioning / Shutdown Programs.
  • Preparation of weekly & monthly Project Progress Reports with S-Curves & Histograms.
  • Produce quality reports in accordance with the Planning Guidelines and Procedures.
  • Training & Development of Junior Planners and Contractors on all aspects of Planning.
  • Primavera P3, P6, MS Project & CCS software used.
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