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Oil&Gas Facilities Engineering Advisor (Lead/Senior Civil Engineer)

Dhahran, Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia
USD 175k per year
April 29, 2018

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Dr Yasser Fahmy, PE

Lead/Senior Civil & Environmental Engineer

+966 (56) 431-1290 KSA Cell/Mobile

+966 (13) 668-5919 KSA Office (Saudi Aramco) (Work); (Personal) Professional summary

• Lead/Senior Civil & Environmental Engineer with extensive expertise in Project Management, including Environmental, Geotechnical and Water Resources Engineering

• Diverse specialty experience: worked for global corporations (Chevron, CH2M, AMEC), US mid-size firms (TRC, American Geotechnical) and local consulting business

• Currently employed on a 12-month SMP contract as Facilities/Civil Engineering Advisor with Saudi Aramco Project Management Team (SAPMT) for Clean Fuels Project in Ras Tanura Refinery; accountabilities include responding to contractor submittals for one-span Heavy Haul (HH) Steel Bridge, two-span HH Steel Bridge & HH Pre-Stressed Concrete Bridge (IFC drawings, technical queries, method statements, material requisitions, supplier shop-drawings, and s/c pre-qualifications), and supporting SAPMT additional assignments (HH Gate 23, HH Gate 45, New Rahima ID Office, MSE Wall and 69kv Power Relocation)

• Key strengths include Project Management for Oil & Gas industry MCPs (Major Capital Projects), Efficient Communication (technical writing, public speaking, management briefing), and Mentoring/Coaching Skills (polyglot, global exposure to diverse cultures) Education

1999: PhD in Civil/Geoenvironmental Engineering, Ecole Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada. 1993: MScA (Master’s) in Civil/Geotechnical Engineering, Ecole Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada. 1988: DGS (Diploma of Graduate Studies) in Civil/Geotechnical Engineering, Cairo University, Egypt. 1985: BSCE (Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering), Alexandria University, Egypt. Registrations

Professional Engineer (PE) / Registered Civil Engineer, California. Registered Brownfield Professional (RBP), USA.

Certified Advanced Metrication Specialist (CAMS), USA. Certified Inspector of Driven Piles, California.

Registered Professional Civil Engineer, Canada (Eng) & Egypt (CE). Affiliations

American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE).

Institute of Brownfield Professionals (IBP).

U.S. Metric Association (USMA).

National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE). Canadian Geotechnical Society (CGS).


English, French and Arabic (native).

Dr Yasser Fahmy, PE

Resume Page 2 of 4 DrYasserFahmy CivilEnv 2017November Summary of core skills

Project Management for the Oil & Gas Industry: (see “Related training” in Page 4 for acronyms) Chevron CSOC/CPDEP Process, Tools and Applications. Chevron OEMS Project Controls for Budget, Schedule and Performance Metrics. Chevron OE Management of Change (MOC) and Contractor HES Management (CHESM). Chevron HES Operational Excellence Property Transfer (OEPT) Process. Environmental Management:

Site Assessment, Remedial Investigations / Feasibility Studies (RI/FS). Remedial Design, Construction and Management (Contaminated Soils and Groundwater). Operations, Maintenance and Monitoring (OM&M).

Environmental Impact Reports/Statements (EIR/EIS). RCRA and CERCLA/Superfund Site Remediation Projects. Geoenvironmental Engineering:

Design of Engineered Covers for Final Closure and Reclamation. Numerical Modeling of Unsaturated Flow and Water Balance. Numerical Simulation of Contaminant Transport Phenomena. Construction Quality Assurance:

Earthwork and Geosynthetic Liners and Covers.

Concrete Foundations and Asphalt Concrete Pavement. Driven Piles for High-Rise Buildings, Bridges and Waterfront Structures. Civil/Environmental Engineering for the Mining Industry: Mine Development, Closure and Reclamation.

Mine Waste Management for Gold/Silver Mining.

Conceptual Design of Mine Waste Facilities and Structures, and Water Dams and Reservoirs. Final Cover and Closure of Heap Leach Pads.

Geotechnical Engineering:

Settlement Evaluation and Subsidence Assessment.

Slope Stability Studies by Limit Equilibrium Methods (LEMs). Numerical Simulation of Seepage Problems.

Foundation and Earthquake Engineering:

Shallow and Deep Foundations.

Axial and Lateral Capacity of Piles.

Retaining Walls and Sheet Pile Walls.

Liquefaction Analysis and Seismic Retrofit.

Soil-Structure Interaction under Dynamic Loading.

Marine and Costal Engineering:

Steel Sheet Piling for Quay Walls and Cofferdams.

Relief Platforms and Caissons for Wharfs and Berths. Dry Docks and Breakwaters.

Revetment for Shoreline Protection.

Dr Yasser Fahmy, PE

Resume Page 3 of 4 DrYasserFahmy CivilEnv 2017November Employment history

2007-2015: Lead Civil & Environmental Engineer Chevron Upstream, Wafra JO, PZ Kuwait and California, USA.

• Controlled the budget and schedule for Chevron MCPs (Major Capital Projects) with spend of USD 50+M.

• Implemented Chevron Project Management tools for project planning and execution.

• Managed USA-based and global engineering consultants and contractors.

• Managed the environmental liability of Global Upstream oilfields (including Wafra Joint Operations in PZ Kuwait) through remediation of TPH-impacted soils and groundwater.

• Negotiated the remedial strategy with regulatory agencies (USA Federal & State and international host governments).

• Managed contractor HES program (including safety & risk management).

• Supervised and mentored Company and Business Partner/Contractor professional staff (including diverse workforce and host–government nationals).

Select Chevron projects from 2007 to 2015 include –

• 2007 – 2009 Cat Canyon Oil Field Restoration and Beneficial Land Use (Santa Maria, Santa Barbara County, California) & West Coyote Hills Oil Filed Redevelopment and Site Mitigation (Fullerton, Orange County, California); Annual Averaged Controlled Budget $500K o Directed Environmental Site Assessment of 5,000 acres for 22 different leases o Maintained environmental regulatory compliance requirements (no NOV [Notice-of-Violation]) o Prepared & implemented Stakeholder Engagement Plans for Chevron stakeholders and community & regulatory stakeholders

• 2010 – 2011 ECOP Remediation and Reclamation (Santan Terminal, Indonesia); Annual Averaged Controlled Budget $200K

o SME for Environmental Remediation in challenging regulatory environment o Enhanced Stakeholder Engagement Plan with host government regulators o Revised Project Execution Plan for closing gaps in remedial construction

• 2009 – 2015 Evaporation Pits Remediation, Reclamation and Restoration (Wafra Oil Fields, PZ/Kuwait) ; Annual Controlled Budget $750K-$1M

o Responsible Engineer for remedial design of 450 hectares of evaporation pits o Lead Engineer for Project Execution Plan of remedial construction o Introduced innovative FTK (Field Test Kit) tools for remedial construction QA/QC 2003-2007: Senior Civil & Environmental Engineer TRC Solutions, Irvine, California, USA.

• Performed project management for remediation of Chevron superfund sites.

• Directed and mentored professional and support staff, CAD designers and GIS specialists.

• Interacted with clients and subconsultants, and responded to Federal and State regulatory agencies.

• Prepared engineering technical memoranda and remedial action (RA) plans & reports for superfund sites.

• Oversaw an innovative jet grouting remediation technology for a DNAPL superfund site.

• Developed the Environmental Impact Reports (EIR) for a gold/silver mine in South America.

• Managed remedial construction CQA and inspection for superfund sites.

• Conducted specialized civil engineering analyses for the mining industry. Select TRC projects include –

• Waste Disposal Inc (WDI) Superfund Site Brownfield Redevelopment (Santa Fee Springs, California); Controlled Budget $2.3M (Remediation) and $700+K (OM&M)

• Esquel Gold/Silver Mine Development (Esquel, Patagonia, Argentina); Controlled Budget $750+K

• Cabot Carbon/Koppers Superfund Site Remediation (Gainesville, Florida); Controlled Budget $450+K

• Beartrack Gold Mine Closure and Reclamation (Salmon, Idaho); Controlled Budget $450+K Dr Yasser Fahmy, PE

Resume Page 4 of 4 DrYasserFahmy CivilEnv 2017November 2002-2003: Senior Project Engineer AES, Irvine, California, USA.

• Prepared engineering recommendations and design for transportation projects (State Route SR-22 HOV

[High Occupancy Vehicle] and Improvement in Orange & West Minister, California).

• Managed construction CQA and inspection for landfill projects (Badlands Solid Waste Landfill Expansion in Moreno Valley, California).

• Provided geotechnical recommendations for earth retaining structures and excavation shoring. 2001-2002: Associate Engineer CH2M HILL, Santa Ana, California, USA.

• Interpretation of geotechnical engineering parameters from field investigations and laboratory test results, and evaluation of settlement.

• Design of shallow and deep foundations, earth retaining structures, and shoring systems for bridges, transportation and Light Rail Transit projects.

2000-2001: Senior Staff Engineer AMEC Earth & Environmental (formerly: AGRA), Anaheim, California, USA.

1999-2000: Civil/Geotechnical Engineer American Geotechnical, California and Nevada, USA. 1990-1999: Teaching/Research Assistant Ecole Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada. 1. Performed engineering research leading to Master’s and PhD in Civil Engineering. 2. Instructed graduate and undergraduate Civil Engineering curriculum. 3. Prepared technical reports and memoranda for consulting projects. 4. Managed field exploration and laboratory testing programs for consulting projects. 1987-1990: Civil Engineer-Diving Team Leader Timsah Co and Canal Harbors Co, Suez Canal Authority, Egypt.

Related training

Chevron Operational Excellence Management System (OEMS) Certification, California, USA. Chevron Capital Stewardship Organizational Capability (CSOC) / Capital Project Development & Execution Process (CPDEP) Supreme Certification, California, USA. Chevron CSOC/CPDEP training for Project Management (PM101), and training for Small Projects System Tools (PM400SP), California, USA.

Chevron Global Upstream Environmental, Social and Health Impact Assessment (ESHIA) training for ESHIA Qualified Facilitator, Texas, USA.

Chevron Contractor Safety Root Cause Analysis (RCA) for Project Manager/Facilitator, California, USA. American Water Works Association (AWWA) suite of courses for Water Treatment, Distribution and Environmental Compliance, AWWA Online Institute, Colorado, USA. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) 40-hour training on Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response - HAZWOPER (with annual refresher), Environmental Safety Training Center, California, USA.

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