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Expert in Quantity Surveyor

United Arab Emirates
17000 AED
February 24, 2018

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Pathum Fernando (Mr.)

Address PO Box ****, Abu Dhabi, Mussafha, UAE

Mobile +971564408292


LinkedIn Pathum Akalanka Fernando

Professional Summary

Senior Quantity Surveyor with more than 7 Years & 2 Months’ experience in Civil Constructions in Sri Lanka & UAE Familiar with form of Contracts, FIDIC, ICTAD & Standard Method Measurements, CESMM3, POMI, NRM.

Academic Qualifications

BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying & Construction Management - Sheffield Hallam University Higher Diploma in Quantity Surveying (Based on NVQ level 06) - Advanced Construction Training Academy, Battaramulla, Sri Lanka

Diploma in Quantity Surveying (Based on NVQ level 05) - Advanced Construction Training Academy, Battaramulla, Sri Lanka

Employment History

AL JABER BUILDING LLC – Leading Construction Company established in Abu Dhabi experienced in civil construction.

Senior Quantity Surveyor, Sept 2014 to Present

Co-ordinate with commercial manager, consultant & client in order to solve contractual issues in post contract stage with related to interim claims & variations.

Coordination with planning department on various progress related correspondence and claiming purposes.

Preparation and final review of Main Contractor’s progress payment application and its’ evaluation with consultant/client as per the Conditions of Contract and client’s particular requirements.

Identify variations and notify to client/consultant. Preparation of Main Contractor’s variations to the consultant/client and their justifications. Variations include necessary new build-up rates and relevant measurements.

Preparation of weekly and monthly project monitoring reports for Main-Contractor’s internal records.

Analysing unit price of each item and prepare subcontractor’s agreements.

Review & certification of Sub-Contractor’s progress payments and variations.

Certification of sub-contract payment in company software “ORACLE JD Edwards EnterpriseOne”

Prepare various Quantity Surveying documents including budgetary estimates from sketch drawings, Bill of Quantities for all disciplines and Costs Estimates.

Take off measurements using CAD Measure for various purposes related to QS and procurement.

Drafting contractual letters related to commercial issues and records.

Co-ordinate with all concern departments such as HSE, Quality control, Architectural, Structural and procurement departments in various related contractual issues.

Co-ordinate with planning department in order to prepare Cash Flow and work programme.

Preparation of sub-contractor’s critical payment list. 2

Major Projects Involved

6 stories – 40 no’s Accommodation Buildings, 11 no’s service stations, 4 no’s mosques & all related infrastructure work for (M/s ADNOC) – 2.5 Billon, AED

465 no’s Villas project – Hidd Al Sadiyath Villas Development Project. BUILDING AND ENGINEERING SERVICES (PVT) LTD. – Construction Company established in Sri Lanka experienced in civil CONSTRUCTION & MEP WORKS.

Senior Quantity Surveyor, Sept 2010 to Sept 2014

Preparation of bill of quantities.

Preparation of unit rates using BSR and updated market material prices.

Analysis of rates according to changes of market prices

Pricing of tender documents.

Preparing query sheets at tender stage.

Submission of tender documents for new jobs.

Preparation of monthly Progress Interim Claims project wise.

Preparation Variation, extra work and day work claims and relevant Documents for variation work.

Certification of sub-contractors claims and maintaining relevant documents.

Participating for meetings with consultant/client.

Preparing cash flow and project programmes.

Co-ordinate with accounts department and preparing critical payment lists for sub- contractors.

Participating to professional development programmes conducted by government sector.

Take-off quantities using both CAD software and physical measurement at site.

Preparation of special measurements for steel structures.

Monitoring underground works related to fuel filling stations. (Placing UG tanks with related civil and MEP works.

Major Projects Involved

Construction of Proposed Activity Centre For Old Boys Association of Maris Stella College, Negombo, Sri Lanka.

Construction of Proposed Branch School for Maris Stella College, Negombo, Sri Lanka.

Construction of Proposed Commercial Bank Building For Rural Development Bank Branch Office at Wariyapola, Sri Lanka.

Pre-Qualified rectification at Bandaranayeke Internation Airport, Katunayeke, Colombo, Sri Lanka. (Annual Contracts)

Pre-Qualified maintenance work for Indian Oil Company (IOC), Island wide, Sri Lanka.

Construction of Proposed Oral Rehydration Salt Building For State Pharmacia Corporation of Sri Lanka.

Design and Construction of Proposed Ware House For Lubricant (Ceylon Petroleum Corporation) at Muthurajawela, Sri Lanka.

Construction of Proposed Restaurant Building for M/s Dinemore at Waththala, Sri Lanka.

Construction of Filling Station and Service Building for Indian Oil Company at Galewela, Sri Lanka.

Construction of Filling Station and Service Building for Indian Oil Company at Chilaw, Sri Lanka.

Construction of Filling Station and Service Building for Ceylon Petroleum Corporation at Katuneriya, Sri Lanka.


Technical Skills

Method of Measurements:

Principles of Measurement (International) - POMI - RICS

Sri Lankan Standard Method of Measurement (SLS 573)

Civil Engineering Standard Method of Measurement (CESMM3)

New Rules of Measurements (NRM)

Technical Documentations:

Condition of Contract – FIDIC

Building Schedule of Rates (BSR)

ICTAD Conditions of Contract (SBD/ 02,03,01 & 04), Sri Lanka Software:

Microsoft office Packages (Word, Excel, Power Point, etc.)

AutoCAD 2010/2014

Microsoft Project 2013

Memberships & Affiliations

Student Member - Royal Institute for Chartered Surveyor (RICS) Student Member - Institute of Quantity Surveyors (IQSSL), Sri Lanka Member - Sri Lankan Quantity Surveyors in UAE. (SLQS) Activities and Interests

Member of Under 16 Football Team in St. Joseph Vas College, Wennappuwa, Sri Lanka.

Member of Mathematic & Science Society in Joseph Vas College, Wennappuwa, Sri Lanka.

Prefect (2003 -2005) of Dhamma School at Maharagama, Sri Lanka. Non-Related Referees

Mr.Edward Jayathunga


Commercial Manager

Al Jaber Building LLC

Abu Dhabi

Tel: +971 561993208 / +971 504544208

Mr. Peter Bourne

B.Sc. (Hons.) MRICS, Commercial Manager

No.2175,Al Jaber Building LLC,

Mussafah, Abu-Dhabi.

Tel: +971 524842864


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