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Core senior Planner, undefined, & Oil & Gas Projects 2) Buildings 3) Infrastructure

START Date: 
June, 1980
END Date: 
January, 2013


Has participated in the completion and profitable turnover of projects both large and medium scale in various locations of Saudi Arabia, Libya, Singapore, Philippines, and now at UAE. The projects I have involved with encompass site developments, high rise buildings, roads/ highways, mechanical infrastructure, airbase facilities, major pumping stations for crude oil export, housing, reclamation / landfill, precast buildings, and medium size hospital.. All duties were executed at the front-line project sites in the function of planning (17 yrs), and project engineering (3-1/2 yrs), quantity surveyor & QA (2 yrs) for a summary of  22 years.



Employment and Experience

Al Geemi & Partners Cont. Co. (UAE)                                       Planning Engineer

February 2013 – To present

                                    Head Office, Abu Dhabi, UAE                    

Duties and Responsibilities

Prepare tender programs and planning for various clients ie; DOT, ADAC, ADCO, Musanada, Abu Dhabi Municipal Affairs, Al Ain Municipality, GASCO, Ports Authority, SCADIA, LIWA.

March 2011 – February 2013

Project 232 : Al Ain Various Roads and Utilities

Client : Al Ain Municipality, UAE

Value : AED 84 – M

Duties and Responsibilities

Designated Planning Engineer (R/E and AAM approved) Produced baseline program in collaboration with R/E (Diwi Consult) and AAM Planning department. Participates in progress meetings and Data Show presentation of current project undertakings. Participate in in-house strategic construction approach how to beat tight time frames to execute subsurface works adjacent  existing institution e.g. school, and existing active main roads.

Sept 2008 – March 2011

Project 220 : Shams Abu Dhabi Al Reem Island

Client : Sorouh Real Estate, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Value : AED 451 – M

Duties and Responsibilities

Designated Planner (PMC accepted), able to attain code-B approval of logic baseline program. Co-participated with other planner in assigning resource loading as per 2nd phase of planning provisions.

·         Perform tender planning services intended for head office submissions ie; ADNOC Old housing rehab at Ruwais, Aldar, Esnaad, Abu Dhabi government projects, Musanada, and Masdar.

·         Short Interim planning assignment to Ruwais project Nov-2008 to Jan-2009.

United Maintenance and Contracting Co. (KSA)                   Planning Controller

Sep 2004 – Sep 2008      ·         Project : Ar Rayn / Muzahimiyah Hiway

Client : Ministry of Communications, KSA

Value : SAR 75 – M

·         Project: AL Kharj Airbase Runway & Riyadh Airbase Expansion

Client : Ministry of Defense and Aviation, KSA

Value : SAR 72 – M

·         Project: West Riyadh, phase 1 & 2

                                    Client : Balidiyah (Riyadh Municipality), KSA  Value : SAR 68 – M

·         Project: Varous roads, maintenance Contracts, & Riyadh city

development projects.

                                    Client : Various private establishments & Riyadh Dev. Authority

Value : SAR 120 – M

Duties and Responsibilities

·         Directly reports to deputy general manager

·         Perform project control overview plans as pre-requisite for producing micro schedules and weekly schedules as well as fast track work program.

·         Prepare logistical estimation for front-end forecast expenses related to plans.

·         Physical assessment of gathered site and plant data and prepare summary of each project progress on a daily basis.  Supervise calculations of physical progress, and relates to construction schedules and budget program.

·         Prepare a detailed manpower loading program and equipment allocation schedule as called for in the master program

·         Joins progress meeting with frontline staff for assessment/evaluation of equipment and material usage against Pay-item quantity progress.

·         Prepare monthly Turn-around Revenue summary of executed works illustrated with graphs.


Samama Precast and Construction Company (KSA)          Planning Engineer

Aug 2000 – Sep 2004:

·         Project : Medical Services Directorate Building Complex

Client : Ministry of Defense & Aviation, KSA

Value : SAR 125 – M


·         Project: Southern Schools Contract

Client : Ministry of Education, KSA

Value : SAR 78 – M


·         Project: Bank building branches

Client : Al-Bank Al-Saudi Al-Fransi, KSA

Value : SAR 38 – M


Duties and Responsibilities

·         Perform master schedule and detailed execution program for building constructions incorporating various disciplines : structural erections, civil, electro-mechanical, HVAC, architectural, and landscape.  Software used, Primavera v-3 and customized Excel charts.

·         Prepare construction diagram to generate men and machine usage through the entire duration of the projects.

·         Perform quantity take-off and estimating for : precast components and mensurations, prepare production and delivery schedule of precast members.

·         Overall coordinator for the phasing of work packages involving subcontract trades for: builders work, electrical, mechanical (water system, fire protection, HVAC, sewerage), external works. 

·         Attend weekly progress and planning meeting along with the General manager to pinpoint some schedule priorities specific for electro-mechanical concerns and architectural finishes related to Handing-Over phase schedules.



FGCC / J.Pajara Construction Joint.Venture                          Project Engineer

Jan 1999 – Aug 2000:                    

·         Project: La Union Provincial Hospital, Philippines

Client : Department of Health, Philippines

Value : Euro 8 – M ( European  Union grant project)


Duties and Responsibilities

·         Supervise staffs for trade supervisors in structural steel erection, architectural finishings, civil works, builder’s works, land development, landscaping, and sorrounding roadworks.

·         Assist the Project Manager in coordinating with the Euro project consultant in constructing the hospital buildings and facilities comprising 9-isolated and sprawled micro-buildings interconnected with covered pathways. Perform some architectural design features to modify original euro designs to adapt with the local (provincial) environmental requirements.

·         Supervise a team of civil and architectural Cad operators to produce shop drawings, evaluate the drawings and submit all docs via digital transmissions to Trachtebel Consulting based at Brussels Belgium.

·         Supervised setting-up a “mock-up” partial completed building (show-case) furnished internally and externally top-down for review and comment.


Hyundai Engineering & Construction Pte Ltd.          Planning Engineer

March 1997 – Aug 1998

·         Project : Glendale Condominiums, Singapore

Client : Glendale Estate development, Singapore

Value : SGD 132 – M


Duties and Responsibilities

·         Post award planning and control from groundbreaking stage to completion of 11 cluster of 12-storey buildings. Work packages include: basement carpark, reinforce-concrete structurals, builders/masonry work. 

·         Prepare Master programme required to complete the condominium project encompassing all the disciplines eg; structural shell (framework) construction from basement parking areas to superstructures (flexural members), architectural features and finishes, electrical fittings and mechanical facilities (sub-contracted), external works inclusive of sewerage systems,  and landscaping.

·         Coordinate with the subcontractors and issuing weekly target schedules of specific trades and particular areas of priority.



TOA Corporation                                        Project Engineer cum Quantity Surveyor

Sept 1995 – March 1997   

·         Project : Reclamation / Sanitary Landfill Project Pulau Semakau, Singapore

Client : National Environment Agency (NEA), Singapore

Value : $ 400 – M


Duties and Responsibilities

·         Reporting to the Commercial Manager.

·         Estimating, progress reporting, and reconciling of progress data with the Client project quantity surveyor’s team.

·         Review and charting of divers data for actual underwater level measurement of installed rock armors along shorewall.


LSK-O’Donnel Griffins-Kentz Joint Venture               Planning Engineer (for Kentz)

August 1993 – Sept 1994

·         Project : Suntec City, Singapore:  convention and exhibition halls, 4-tower office buildings 45 storey level, an 18 storey building and 4 storey podium.

Client : Suntec City Development Pte Ltd, Singapore

Value : US$ 1 – Billion


Duties and Responsibilities

·         Prepare phase-schedules for airconditioning systems and mechanical ventilation work packages: central mechanical room, ducting works and air-testing, chilled water piping system, air-handling units, grilles/ diffusers/ registers.

·         Prepare fabrication measurement tables for grilles / diffusers/registers for ordering and subcontractor / supplier production reference.



Mannesmann Anlagenbau Pte Ltd. (KSA)                               Planning Engineer

Feb 1992 – April 1993        

·         Project : Increase Yanbu Crude Export Capacity Project (comprise 11- super pumping stations across East-West pipeline)

Client : Saudi Aramco, KSA

Value : US$ 2+  Billion


Duties and Responsibilities

·         Coordinator  and Scheduler for the construction of  Oil Pumping station works systems: Super Pump (Combustion Gas Turbine by Rolls-Royce), Oil Heater package (by Broach), NGL facility (natural gas line), Hot Tapping works (tapping of new by-pass pipelines to existing live-pipelines), Electrical and air-conditioning works (by ISCOSA), power control building  field control rooms (for instrumentations), SCADA (station automation system), Power sub-station, UPS (un-interrupted power systems.).

·         Coordinate and synchronize all details of schedules with AG&P subcontractor for Pipeline works.

·         Prepare a monthly billing progress and supported with technical documents affirming Contractor’s compliance eg; test certificates, Inspector’s acceptance/ approval.


Dong Ah Consortium, (Libya)                                                     Q/A Supervisor

September 1990 – Oct 1991              

·         Project : Great Man-Made River Project, Libya

Client : GMRA, Libya

Value : (undisclosed)


Duties and Responsibilities

·         Checking of quality requirements for the Final-Finishing works of 3-meter diameter x 7-meter long concrete coated steel pipe for water. Checking list includes: steel dents tolerance, honeycomb patching inside pipe, spigot roundness tolerance, external scratches fixing, and sandblasting finish

·         Supervised QC assistants to “preliminary quality” checking of all finished pipes prior to next day actual checking and acceptance. By Brown & Root Consultant.

·         Assist the Quality Manager during regular- daily inspections and acceptance of serialized pipes.


CEPALCO  (Philippines)                                                  Superintendent

May 1988 – June 1990           

·         Project : Clark Air Base various facilIty projects, Philippines

Client : U.S. Pacific Command

Value : $ 4 - M


Duties and Responsibilities

·         Supervised setting up of “Portomod” project comprising warehouse built with structural steel frames and equipped with auto fire alarm systems, sprinklers, with remotely connected sensors to the fire station.

·         Supervised setting up of “Engine Dispatch Facility” project comprising of reinforced concrete foundations and masonry walls ; erection of imported prefabricated roofing systems; outfitting with explosion proof external electrical and mechanical fixings as specified; setting up of centralised airconditioning systems and compressed air systems. Finishing of external building surfaces and  outdoor landscaping.

·         Supervised construction of “Stradley Igloo” ammunition dump.


DeMauro-Shuwayer Co.  (KSA)                                     Scheduler

July 1981 – Aug 1986            

·         Project : Site Development Projects, Jubail Industrial City

Client : Royal Commission, KSA

Value : SAR 116-M  ,  SAR 97-M,  SAR 34-M, SAR 32-M,

SAR 69-M


Duties and Responsibilities

·         Prepare programs: tender, executive and operational purpose for the following Projects:

1.      Haii Al Deffi Site Development Contract 702-CO3

2.      Haii Al Fanateer Site Development Contract 709-C02

3.      Wavewall Protection, Jubail Ports Contract

4.      Sewage Treatment Plant, Rahima

5.      Aramco Dhahran Housing


Al Gosaibi – Bison Ltd  (KSA)                                         Planning Engineer

June 1980 – June 1981

·         Project : Housing Project, Jubail Industrial City, KSA

Client :Royal Commission, KSA


Duties and Responsibilities

·         Assist the planning manager in progress monitor of  precast element erections, plumbing, electricals, internal & external finishes for detached and attached housing structures (118 units) and 3-level apartment types.(10 units).








October 1978:                       ML Quezon University, Philippines

BS degree, Civil Engineering



Career Level


Career Level:                        Senior supervisor




Skill                                                                Skill Level      Experience    Last Used


Primavera p3, p6  software                         good               5 years           current

MS Project                                                     good               3 years           recent


Excel database handling, customized     good               10 years+       current

Chart bars, s-curve, and marking up


Quantity surveying, estimating,                 good               8 years           current

Cashflow generating for budgets


Civil Construction site supervision,          good               10 years+       year 2000






Language                                                      Skill Level      Experience    Last Used


English                                                          good               10 years+       current