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Project Manager

Doha, Qatar
March 24, 2018

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Over Sixteen Years Of Strong Experience in the field of Engineering, Project Management, Construction, Maintenance & Planning in Oil & Gas Production and Petrochemical plant at Offshore and Onshore sectors.

Arockia Raja


Mobile No:- +974-********


Well experienced in Project Management Function for Executing EPC Projects in the field of Petro Chemical and Oil & Gas sectors.

Strong team leader with the proven managerial experience/skills to lead Plant Turn-Around and System shutdown works

Good strategy experience with best safety Knowledge for construction works in Brown field plant and Green Field plant works.

Good exposure in building/ Structure and infrastructure works.

Strong commitment in HSE Regulation with Modern construction techniques.

Ability to manage internal & external shake holders.

HAZOP studies, Project Risk reviews, Execution strategy

Good Negotiation skill and control & Monitor Contractor / Supplier.

Knowledge in Interface issue and resolving skill.

Professional Experience

Oct’16 to present

Presently leading a role of Project Manager with Future Engineering Company for QAPCO projects at Mesiaeed, Doha Qatar since October’16. The value of Project is Qrs MN 50,000,000.00,and project scope inclusive of Civil, Piping, Mechanical and Electrical & Instrumentation discipline.

Previous Employment

Dec’14 to Jul’16

Functioned as Sr. Project Engineer with ORYX GTL Limited for Plant Sustainability Growth Projects at Doha-Qatar since December’14. ORYX GTL Limited is a Joint Venture between Qatar Petroleum and Sasol of South Africa, operates a second-generation gas-to-liquids (GTL), the facility is producing 34,000 barrels per day of liquids (24,000 barrels of GTL diesel, 9,000 barrels of naphtha and 1,000 barrels of liquefied petroleum gas).

Position: - Sr.Project Engineer

Project: - Debottlenecking Projects


Handled 2 major projects, valued to 30 MN USD.

Review of Engineering Documents to identify and compliance of Project Objectives Isometric drawings, Layout drawings, Structural drawings, BOM, Material specifications,P&ID,ITP’s, Equipment data sheet)

Monitoring project risks and scope creep to identify potential problems and proactively identifying solutions to address them in advance.

Producing Project monthly, stage plans, risks and action logs to distribute the project information to Stake holder and initiate to mitigate the risks.

Verify and approve the contractor invoice/ claims against the work done and approve as per compliance with contractual obligation.

Assess the contractor claim for time and cost variation with provided Scope of work and Frame work agreement.

Review of Construction plans, Job Safety Analysis, Manpower/Equipment resource loading charts, Lifting studies and Method statements.

Involvement to Pre-Commissioning assistance and post commissioning

Manage to complete and handover the final dossier in accordance standard.

Worked with Punj Lloyd Limited in various projects since 2008 to 2014, Punj Llyod is a leading EPC Contractor for Oil & Gas, Petrochemicals and Infrastructure projects based in India.

March’14 to Nov’14

Worked as Sr.Manager - Execution with M/s. Punj Lloyd Pte Ltd for Integrated Plant Construction Project in BLNG Plant at Brunei Darussalam. The scope covers fast track execution works for improving existing facilities. Project completed within time frame.

Position: Sr.Manager- Execution

Client:- M/s. Brunei LNG Sendirian Berhad

June’11 to Feb’14

Worked as Deputy Project Manager with M/s. Punj Lloyd Oil & Gas and successful completion of New Compressor station Construction as part of Sabah Sarawak Gas Pipeline Project at East Malaysia.

Position: Deputy Project Manager

Client :- M/s. Petronas Carigali Sdn Bhd

Scope Involved:

Engineering, Procurement, Construction & Commissioning of Compressor booster plant and the Metering stations with all disciplinary such as Civil, Structure, Equipment, Piping, Electrical & Instrument works with the following Main packages

Civil: - Buildings(9 nos), infrastructure works such as Retaining wall, Helipad, Roads, Drain, Foundation and pipe rack

Equipment: Gas Turbine Compressor(4 Nos), Fin Fan Cooler(4 Nos), EOT crane(5 nos),Filter Separator(4 nos), Tanks & pumps, water Treatment Unit, Utility Compressor, Metering Skid, scrapper launcher, Scrapper Receiver and Auxiliary power unit.

Piping:- Plant associated piping works of 80000 Inch dia of Underground and aboveground facilities with Carbon steel, Stainless steel & GRE materials.

Electrical : LV switch gear, UPS/Batteries, HVAC, power supply to building & equipment, street lighting, lightening, grid earthing and associated cable works.

Instrument : PAGA, Fire & Gas, PIDS, Telecommunication, Control room panel, field instrument and associated cabling works.

July’08 to June’11

Position :- Sr. Manager- Projects

Project :- Singapore Parallel Train Project- SAR(Revamp)

Client :- M/s. Exxon Mobile (Singapore)

Scope Involved:

New Facilities Scope

Installation of benzene product plant with major equipment erection of Column(56 Mtrs), Condenser, receiver, steam re boilers, condensate pot, Ejector condensate drum, Ejector Condenser, Product pumps, Fabrication & installation of 1110 Ton Steel structures, 54000 inch Dia Piping and civil works.

Critical works:

I leaded execution of critical works during this project are:

i.Major( Yearly )Plant Shutdown Works: 2 Nos

ii. Minor/Individual System Shutdown Works: 17 Nos

iii.Hot Tapping Works : 18 Nos

iv.Underground fire water line S/D works – 8 nos

Worked as Sr.Project Engineer in ADYARD Abu Dhabi L.L.C for Offshore project at Abu Dhabi, UAE. ADYARD is an ISO 9001 certified major contracting company for oil & gas projects, Ship building /repair works and an ASME authorized ‘U’ stamp pressure vessels manufacturer in Abu Dhabi.

November’06 to June’08

Position: -Sr.Project Engineer – Offshore Projects

Lists of projects:

I. Minor(Budgeted) projects.

A) Client : M/s. Zakum development Compay( ZADCO)

1.Project P-8284: New laydown platform @UAD Offshore,

2.Project P-8165 : New Life Boat Davit installation & Deck extension @ ACET-2 Offshore platform.

3.Project P-7208 Well Head Hoop up Piping: 11 nos of Well head platform hoop up piping fabrication.

4.Project P-7316, New Deck Extension at UAD platform

5.Manpower supply to ZADCO Platform works.

B) Client : M/s. BUNDUQ

1.Contract No MT-07-K-011: WIP Crane boom replacement Project @ Bunduq platform.

2.Contract No MTM-07-M-029. Minor Shut Down: Manpower & Equipment Supply.

II. Major(Budgeted) Project & Shutdown Project

1.Project 8218, 30” Statellite Gas manifold Replacement at Upper Zakum for M/s.ZADCO.

2.Contract No MTM-07-M-034. Major Shut Down work and Manpower & Equipment Supply for M/s Bundoq.

3. GIP Re-medical works at Bunduq Offshore for M/s.Larsen & Toubro Company

4.Contract:61523, Fabrication and installation works for system based integrity management(SBIM) Project.

Worked as Project Engineer in Doha Petroleum Construction Co. Ltd. (DOPET) for Onshore and Offshore projects at Doha-Qatar. DOPET is an ISO 9001 certified major contracting company for oil and gas projects and also an ASME authorized ‘U’ stamp pressure vessels manufacturer in the state of Qatar.

August 2001 to Nov’06

List of projects include

1.CA-1583, Provision of Offshore Hooks Up and fabrication services for OXY at Qatar .

Year –June-2005 to Till date.

This multi discipline offshore construction project. Scope includes on shore fabrication of carbon steel, stainless steel, CuNi and GRE piping and installation at PS1. Carry out hot tap works for all piping tie-ins. Fabrication and installation of structural works for skids, manifolds and risers for PS1R and PS1K platforms. Installation of HV, LV & instrument cables and hook-up. Modifications for switch room extension, navigation aids control panel, fire & gas, telecom and navigation aids relocation. Demolition of Crude metering skids and transformer. Commissioning assistance for PS1R facilities and coordination of mob demob of all marine vessels. Preparing monthly progress reports, attending 6 week look ahead meeting with clients. following-up monthly invoices and negotiating commercial clarifications with client.

CLIENT :- Occidental Petroleum Of Qatar LTD.

Contractor : -Doha Petroleum construction. Co.Ltd (DOPET)

2.Project GTC-218/EF/02: PS-2 &3 LQ and Power upgrade project at PS-2 &PS-3 Offshore, Qatar, Year –Augest-2004 to Till date

It involved prefabrication of all hook up and Tie-in piping spools and new extensions structures works including partial shutdowns for Tie-in and Hook-up. Electrical and Instrumentations hook ups for new LQs and switchgear module.

CLIENT :- Qatar Petroleum QP.

EPIC Contractor : - Larsen & Toubro Ltd. (L&T)

Offshore Contractor : -Doha Petroleum construction. Co. Ltd (DOPET)

(Mechanical& Electrical)

3.Project ABC104: - AB,BA,CA & DA Dropped Object Protection for Maserk Oil Qatar Offshore platforms.

Year – May-2004 to June-2004

This was Offshore Project, it involved 150 ton fabrication of Structural works and installation at offshore platforms to protect the falling objects on valves & pipelines.

4.Project STC-05/590; Critical Repairs to the shell of Separators at PS-2 for Qatar Petroleum Offshore Platform.

It was critical repair works on the separators at offshore platform (PS-2) during plant Shutdown period. The works was tight scheduled and completed and handover to client ahead the completion date.

Client :- Qatar Petroleum

Shut Down(Partial) Contractor: Doha Petroleum Construction Co. Ltd

5.Project GTC-169/ED/02: - Engineering, Procurement, Installation & Commissioning of Fahahil North Field Compressor Injection Station (FNFCIS) Flare Upgrade Project, Qatar

It was a Onshore Project and involved Design Engineering, procurement, installation and commissioning works of Mechanical, Civil, Electrical & Instrument works for new Flare facility at FNFCIS station.

CLIENT :- Qatar Petroleum (QP)

EPIC Contractor: - Doha Petroleum construction .Co.Ltd(DOPET)

Sub Contractor for Design:- Doha Design Service (DDS)

Sub contractor for Civil :- Gulf Housing (GH)

6.Project CA-1482: Produced Water Handling Project at Halul-Island, Qatar,

Year – November-01-2002 to August -03.

It was Fast track-Offshore Project and involved prefabrication of Piping(carbon steel & Super Duplex SS) & Flare stack at Workshop (Onshore) and erection and insulation at site Halul Island (Offshore). In this project, we introduced Super Duplex Stainless Steel piping material welding as well as fabrication of 20” & 16” pipe lines and insulation of 1000 Mtrs.

CLIENT: - Qatar Petroleum (QP) / OXY.

EPIC Contractor: - Chicago Bridge Iron co. (CBI)

Piping/Mech Contractor: -Doha Petroleum construction. Co.Ltd (DOPET)

7.GTC-118/2000: Engineering, Procurement, Installation & Commissioning of “DUKHAN FLARE UPGRADE PROJECT ”

Year 2000-2002 For Qatar Petroleum (QP), Qatar.

This project scope was plant Up-gradation in seven production station for Qatar petroleum at Dukhan fields, it involved Major piping, Pressure vessel(Knock Out drums) (6 nos), civil, and structural like Flare stacks (10 nos)Burn pits, Pipe racks and Blower shades.

CLIENT: - Qatar Petroleum (QP)

EPIC Contractor: - DBC CONSORTIUM (DOPET & Black Cat const. Co.)

Position: - Site / Commissioning Engineer


Supervision of shop Fabrications and site erection of piping, 6 no of Knockout Drums (Vessel), Flare stacks (10 nos) and Rotary Equipments Air Blowers & Pumps.

Preparation of Submittals (Materials and others), Technical Proposals and as-built drawings.

Control of Quality through QA plan, method statements, work procedures and work instructions.

Monitoring of progress of work against approved schedules and provides necessary feed back to clients thorough progress reports.

July 2000 to August 2001

Worked as Training / Site Engineer in M/s.Regmet Engineers. Vizak-India.

Work Involved

Fabrications and erections of piping on the Pipe racks at the height of 15 Mtrs & 5Km length.

Monitoring of progress of work to reach target and provide necessary feed back to clients through progress reports.


Graduation B. Engg. (Mechanical Engineering)

Madurai Kamaraj University

Madurai, Tamil Nadu. April 2000.

Project Management Professional (PMI) Under training


Computer Skills Undergone Certificate Courses in Computer la nguages: VISUALBASIC (Ver-5&6), Dbase, ORACLE (Ver-8), and has good working Knowledge in MS-EXCEL, PRIMAVERA PROJECT PLANNER, AUTOCAD-14 &2000.

Codes, Standard & Specifications: Familiar with ASTM, ASME, AWS, API etc.

Safety Training H2S awareness and escape, HSE Induction.

First Aid Responder/CPR.

Incident / Accident Investigation & reporting, Sea Survival &,

Helicopter Crush Training,

Exxon-Safety Orientation course- Manger Training


Personal Date of Birth 11h July 1979

Languages Known Tamil, Malayalam, English, Hindi

Marital Status Married

Passport Details: Passport No.: F3496082

Place of Issue: Singapore

Date of Expiry: 22/11/2020

Address in India: 118/1,Divine Home, Co-Optex Colony, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India. Ph: 045********,+919********

Additional Information: High energy levels, proactive approach, “Can do” attitude, self motivated, a team player with superior communication and Personality.

Driving license: Holding Valid India, Qatar, UAE, Singapore & Malaysia country’s LMV licence.

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