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Civil Engineering Project

Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
September 18, 2018

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Kumarappan Kamaraj

I’m a well-rounded Professional Senior Quantity Surveyor / with 8 years of rich experience (above 5 years in Gulf countries) in construction field of all sectors. Currently looking for an opportunity to join a dynamic, ambitious, growing company to forge my career as expert in my field.

I’m a Result-oriented professional, targeting assignment in the areas of Cost Management in Construction of projects like Airport, High Rise Building and Infrastructure projects.


+91-860******* ; +91-894*******

Current Location: India

Profile Summary

Having insight knowledge of managing Quantity Surveying in Both Pre Contract / Post Contract in International Airport Project, Infrastructure, Commercial Buildings and Roads & Highways Project adhering to the standards, pertaining to processes with key skills in applying technological measures to achieve quality & time saving parameters.

Proficient in administering operations in quantifying calculation on Work Item, labor management, equipment/material handling and control over overhead costs to ensure minimum estimate for the civil engineering projects.

Gained exposure in different projects on Saudi Arabia, Qatar and India.

Having Merit of monitoring various critical and challenging projects in my scope of work from design stage to implementation stage and ensuring that the projects gets implemented as per client’s specification in stipulated time with quality.

Hands-on experience in managing cash flow control in construction projects including planning of fund utilization, monitoring of budget implementation and reviewing cash flow.

Excellent relationship management, analytical and negotiation skills with expertise in swiftly ramping projects in coordination with authorities, clients, architects, consultants & contractors.

Key Roles & Responsibilities:

Having wide-range of experience in quantity surveying with focus on cost and quantity estimates, preparation of payment certificates, final accounts and finalization of claims and variations work.

In Pre Contract

Preliminary Cost planning & Cost Estimation and procurement.

Cost plan management and commercial report preparations.

Preparation of documentation and carrying out tendering procedures.

Reviewing tender/bid documents, specifications & drawings, and implicate necessary design constraints or corrections, advising on value engineering etc.

Preparing the cost comparison statement report.

Preparation of bills of quantities for various Civil & MEP packages.

Preparing reports for the pre-qualification of vendors on financial as well as technical grounds.

Preparation of various reports like Vendor recommendation report, Vendor Pre-Qualification report, Tender reports etc.

Initial negotiation with vendors.

Preparing rate analysis with the floating enquiries to receive quotations for the materials & services.

Working closely with the line managers and Assistant cost managers in achieving the key deliverables on time.

Implementing the FIDIC conditions of Contract.

In Post Contract

Prepare quantity take- offs (from IFC and shop drawings) and Verify As-built measurements.

Assessment of the subcontractor’s progress quantity.

Subcontractors invoicing for various work packages. Prepare Subcontractor monthly Invoice/ Payment certificates / follow-up for approval to be finalized.

Prepare Client monthly Invoice/Payment certificates / follow-up consultants approval.

Prepare BOQ for additional and incidental works.


Prepare monthly progress reports. Sort out the effect of design changes on the project budget.

Assist in the compilation, calculation and issue of both monthly and periodic cost and value reconciliation and cash-flow reports, both actual and theoretical.

Assist the Project Manager in writing claims based on terms of references of contract conditions, scope of work, specifications and clauses.

Report directly to the Project Manager & Senior Contract Administrator and manage the overall contractual and commercial aspects of project.

In Claims / Variations

Investigating and gathering information to determine the commercial exposure to the claims and variations.

Submit Variation and Claim Notice and coordinate consultant’s review and approval process.

Conducts study shop & design drawings pertaining to change and claim of contract

Coordinate with the design team particularly in unknown design change issues.

Preparing claims through well-developed action plans and documenting necessary information in the claims system.

Liaising & following up with Engineer to resolve & finalize claim in appropriate and timely resolution.


Skilled at analyzing and interpreting information. Good communication, planning and organizational skills.

Highly developed numeracy and computer literacy skills. Having a natural drive with a loyal, strong, and proactive work ethic. Capable of defining and leading assignments.

Other Details


Bachelor of Tech in Civil Engineering

From Sastra University in 2010, India

Diploma in Civil Engineering

From MD.INST, of Education and Technology in 2007, India

Date of Birth: 15th September 1987

Languages Known: English, Hindi and Tamil

Address: Tamilnadu, India

Passport Details: Z3281296

Nationality: Indian

Marital Status: Married

No. of Dependents: 2

Work Experience Details

Work Experience (i)

June 2017 – Present (In India)

SK Construction Private Limited, as Cost Engineer.

Project: In all Type of Projects like, (i) Residential Buildings (ii) Commercial Buildings and (iii) Government projects.

Total Value: (i) INR 100 Million,

Client: (i) Local Client in Person, Private and Government Sector.

Work Experience (ii)

February 2017 – May 2017 (In Qatar)

Dimension Engineering Consultant, as Quantity Surveyor (Pre Contract).

Project: In all Type of Project like, (i) Commercial Building (ii) High Rise Building and (iii) Factory project

Value: (i) QR 750 Million, (ii) QR 1.78 Billion and (iii) QR 870 Million

Client: (i) Al Seef Service in Al Wakra, Doha

(ii) Mr. Mohamed Saeed Al Khayrien, Doha

(iii) Jassim Denar F A Al-Ansari in New Industrial Area Qatar, Doha

Work Experience (iii)

October 2013 – October 2016 (In Saudi Arabia)

Faithful + Gould (Atkins Group), as Quantity Surveyor (Post Contract).

Project: Airport Project – New King Abdul-Aziz International Airport Development Project – Phase (1) Designation: Quantity Surveyor (Post Contract)

Value: SR 27 Billion

My Facilities Values: SR 820 Million

Client: The General Authority of Civil Aviation, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

PM&C: Dar Al-Handasah Consultants, International Limited

Main Contractor: Saudi Binladin Group

Work Experience (iv)

May 2013 – July 2013 (In Qatar)

Man Enterprise W.L.L, as Quantity Surveyor (Pre Contract).

Project: Infrastructure Priority Package Project – Education City

Designation: Quantity Surveyor (Pre Contract)

Value: QAR 890 Million

Client: Qatar Foundation, Qatar petroleum

PM&C: KEO International consultants

Main Contractor: Man Enterprise W.L.L

Work Experience (v)

May 2011 – April 2013 (In Qatar)

Man Enterprise W.L.L, as Quantity Surveyor (Post & Pre Contract).

Project: Commercial Building – The Pearl Qatar Viva Bahriya Plots 22 & 23

Designation: Quantity Surveyor (Post Contract)

Value: QAR 780 Million

Client: UDC United Development Company, Qatar Coral for Real Estate Development L.L.C

PM&CM: KEO International Consultants

Main Contractor: Man Enterprise W.L.L

Work Experience (vi)

May 2010 – April 2011 (In India)

East Coast Constructions & Industries Limited (ETA Group of Companies), as Quantity Surveyor (Post & Pre Contract).

Project: National Highway Project – Post Tensioned Bridge, Double Carriage way

Designation: Planning and Billing Engineer (Post & Pre Contract)

Value: INR 549 Million

Client: Punj Lloyd Ltd, Gurgaon, India.

Consultant: Rites Ltd, Gurgaon, India.

Main Contractor: East Coast Constructions & Industries Limited (ETA Group of Companies)


I hereby declare that the information furnished are true and correct to the best of my knowledge.

Core Competencies

oContract & Finance Administration.

oCost Estimate, Cost Planning and Cost Value Finalization.

oQuantities Take-off, Work Valuations (Per Item).

oMonthly Cost Report and Financial Report.

oAnalyzation and Preparation Claims and Variations.

oLiaison & Coordination.

IT Skills

Professional knowledge in:



oPrimavera 6

oMS Project

oAutoCAD 2D & 3D

o3D Max





oMicrosoft Office

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