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Planning Engineer (Lead), Harough/Petro Canada Oil Operations, Tripoli, Libya, Develops and produces petroleum from Oil Fields (Infrastructures, Oil well drilling, Pipelines, crude tanks, surge tank closed drain tank, ring foundations and Power Plants).

START Date: 
April, 1980


  • I have more than 31 years professional experience (21 years in overseas and 10 years in India) in the following areas 9 years in field. 6 years Design and 16 years in Project Management/Project Controls with Owners, Consultants and Contractors on Multidisciplinary International Projects with different sectors. I have worked as Project Manager, Construction Manager, Project Controls Manager (acting), Senior Planning/Scheduling Engineer and Principal Scheduler (Team Leader).


  • I have been involved in various Building and Infrastructure Projects and Oil & Gas Projects – Structural Buildings, Hospitals, Process Plants, Steam Power Plant, Desalination Plant and Water Resources.  The projects ranged from US$12m to US$2bn.


  • I have extensive experience in project management software’s like PRIMAVERA P3, P3e/c (both versions 5.0 & 6.0), MS Word, Excel, Power point. I have knowledge of Risk Analysis Management.


  • I have prepared integrated Engineering, Procurement, Construction (EPC) Master Programme with resource and cost schedule from the initial concept.  I have had 6 Planners/Schedulers working under my supervision.  I have been responsible for setting up Work Breakdown Structure (WBS), Coding Structure and Layout of Projects.  I have been responsible for co-ordinating with team members, preparing Monthly and Quarterly Progress Reports, presentation to the higher management, and attending Project Management Meeting with the client and ministry. 


  • Analyze schedule slippage, variances & critical path for Project Manager’s action plan. Formulates and recommends to Project Management corrective action measures such as catch up schedule, manpower adjustments & cost analysis. Assist Contracts Manager for the preparation of schedule and other documentations to support and substantiate change orders and delay claims. I have extensive experience in claim/dispute resolution, especially in resolution of extension of time (EOT) claims and time impact analysis.