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Engineer/ Manager/ Co-ordinator

Lephalale, LP, South Africa
April 24, 2018

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Name: Krisztian Kovacs

Date of Birth: 03 Nov. 1982

Gender: Male

Marital Status: Married

Nationality: Hungarian


Mobile Phone: +27-732-***-***


I’ve been working in the construction industry since 2005. I am an energetic, apt and ambitious man. With my qualities of adaptability and resoluteness I am ready to suit your expectations and requirements. I have experience in building oil and gas pipelines, several storied underground garages, civil works, Subway stations, working in a Refinery, and currently I’ve been working at Medupi Power Station (4800 MW), which will be the largest dry-cooled coal fired Power Station in the World. PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Currently working as a Quality Planner before that as a Project Engineer March 2012 - Present Location: Lephalale, South Africa

Company name: Working for Mitsubishi Hitachi Power System through Shanahan Engineering Project: Medupi Power Station - 4800 MW

(It will be the largest dry-cooled, coal fired Power Station in the World, Project cost ca. 11.2 Billion EUR)

Designation: Previously Project Engineer, currently Quality Planner (since August 2013) Work Carried: Monitoring and expediting Punch List completion

First line inspection on the Boiler (Structural Steel)

Engineering assistance for the Construction Department (Structural Steel, Piping, Pressure Parts)

Material expediting

Preparing NOBs (Notice of Back charge)

Monitoring Construction and Data Book completion progress

Cause analysis in case of delayed progress

Take necessary actions to keep Milestones

Monitoring and expediting NCR, CDN and CAPAR closure progress

Communication & Coordination with Engineering, Construction and QC/QA Department to solve technical issues

Quality planning (making sure all required Data Books are signed off for the Project Milestones and all planned AFI dates are met)

Developing an ITP/ Data Book Tracking Sheet and keeping it up to date

Preparing progress reports for the Executive Management and for the Client (Eskom) Reporting To: Construction Manager / QC/QA Manager / Project Director Page 2 of 4

Worked as a Construction Supervisor / Project Engineer June 2010 – February 2012 Location: Saudi Arabia (Khurais/ Ras Tanura)

Company name: Nacap B.V. / Suedrohrbau Saudi Arabia LTD Projects: SHY-1, Phase II pipeline (585 km long, 30” NGL)

DR-2 pipeline (396 km long, 30” Diesel / Kerosene) from Dhahran to Riyadh

RTDB-2 pipeline (106 km long, 30” Diesel / Kerosene) from Ras Tanura Refinery to Dhahran BP)

Designation: Construction Supervisor / Project Engineer Reporting To: Construction Manager

Work Carried: coordinating Supervisors

conciliating with the Client (SAUDI ARAMCO)

conciliating with subcontractors

follow up with punch list items and organize construction works

organize civil works inside Plant (Pump Station #2)

Engineering works

Supervision of mechanical and structural construction works at Ras Tanura Refinery Worked as a Project Control Assistant June 2009 - June 2010 Location: Tarvisio, Italy

Company Name: Nacap ITALY

Project: Tarvisio – Malborghetto: replacing 36” Gas Pipeline with 48” Pipeline (20 km) Designation: Project Control Assistant

Reporting To: Project Manager

Work Carried: conciliating with the client (Snam Rete Gas)

preparing insurance claims (ca. 900,000 EUR)

project cost monitoring

Worked as a Site Construction Manager March 2009 - June 2009 Company Name: FRANKO GEP-M LTD. (Hungary)

Project: Extension of the Medicinal Spa of Bük

Designation: Construction Manager

Reporting To: Project Director at the Head Office

Work Carried: calculating quantities and ordering materials

leading construction works (foundations, alignment, earthworks, water insulation works, civil and dewatering works, etc.)

liaising with subcontractors

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Worked as a Foreman later Supervisor, then Site Manager November 2005 - May 2008 Company Name: STRABAG PLC. (Hungary)

Projects: Diaphragm (or cut-off) walling- and foundation works of the two- storeyed underground garage of the owner-occupied block at the corner of Tüzér and Lőportár Street

Diaphragm (or cut-off) walling works of the three- storeyed underground garage of the office building at Budafoki Street

Diaphragm walling (11.000. m2 slurry wall) works of the four- storeyed underground garage of the office building at Corvin Sétány

Construction works of the Subway Station at Móricz Zsigmond circus

Diaphragm walling works of the three-storeyed underground garage of the office- building at the corner of Lehel and Dévai Streets

Diaphragm walling works of the Subway Station at Móricz Zsigmond circus

Diaphragm walling and construction works of the Subway Station at Etele Square (as a general foreman)

Designation: Foreman, later Supervisor, and then Site Manager Reporting To: Construction Supervisor / Site Manager / Project Director at Head Office Work Carried: calculating quantities and ordering materials (concrete, armature etc.)

leading construction works (diaphragm walling, pile foundation, diaphragm walling, structure building, earthworks, water insulation works, concreting etc.)

liaising with subcontractors


2005: graduated as a Civil Engineer

2001-2005: University of Pecs, Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Civil Engineering SKILLS

- Drivers licence, Category B (1999)

- Languages: English (fluent), German (elementary)

- Users knowledge of Microsoft Office


- Sense of responsibility

- Problem solving skill

- Skill for managing conflicts

- Managing / planning skills

- Highly motivated

- Hard working and very enthusiastic

- Skilled team member with ability to lead and motivate teams to maximize productivity

- Dedicated and highly ambitious to achieve personal and organizational goals

- Adroit at learning new concepts quickly, working well under pressure and communicating ideas clearly and effectively

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- Maintaining safety and quality aspects

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