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TL line parameters, route, Sag & tension calculation,PLS Softwares

Grandville, Michigan, United States
December 04, 2018

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Phone: 208-***-****, Email: 5733 Bayberry Farms dr saw, Wyoming 49418,MI Academic Background

MS in Mechanical Engineering

University of Idaho, Moscow, ID

BS in Mechanical Engineering

Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Bangladesh Aug 2017– Continues

Jan 2006 - Feb 2011

GPA 3.42(4.0)

Highly skilled professional with more than 5 years of experience in design of overhead transmission lines up to 400kV and underground transmission lines up to 230kV. Adept at determination of basic line parameters, selection of route, Sag & tension calculation, tower spotting and stringing chart, tower outline drawing, clearance diagram, loading calculation, loading tree and rigging chart analysis. Experienced in Biding document preparation, including specification, evaluation of bids, review of contractor’s design/drawings, preparation of design/drawings and provide the design/drawings to the implementation unit for construction. Currently seeking a position which will utilize all skills, abilities and areas of expertise. Professional Experience

Graduate Research Assistant, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID Aug2017– Continues Research synopsis:

Thermal performance analysis of next generation insulation material, Aerogel

Investigated thermal performance of same Aerogel using Finite Difference Method

Experimental set up and data analysis. Verified FVM & FDM results, comparing with experimental result

Used Factor of safety, CS, GCI method for verification and validation purpose Simulation tool: ANSYS FLUENT & CFX, Point Wise, MATLAB, Tech plot Transmission Line Design Engineer, Power grid Company of Bangladesh ltd, Bangladesh May2012- Aug 2017

Prepared Biding documents along with technical specifications, Bill of Materials, attended pre-bid meetings and prepared technical and financial evaluation reports along with evaluation. Effort led to successful selection of highly skilled bidder for the following projects:

164.46 MUSD JICA funded Hathazari- Sikalbaha 230kV Transmission Line and Hathazari-Rampur 230kV Transmission Line project.

World Bank funded design, supply and installation of 132kV & 230kV rural transmission lines project.

PGCB own funded design, supply, erection, testing and commissioning of Ishurdi-Rooppur 132kV double circuit transmission line on turnkey basis.

Replacement of existing double circuit 132 kV, 500 mm2 Cu XLPE underground cable by 800 mm2Cu XLPE underground cable near Uttara grid substation of DESCO on Turnkey Basis.

Checked tower loading calculation with spread sheet and loading trees, tower design, plan & profile, line routing, sag-tension calculation and stringing charts, rigging chart etc. of the above-mentioned projects and Ashuganj-Bhulta 400 kV Double Circuit Transmission Line project.

Checked specifications & drawings of conductor, earthwire, OPGW, optical fiber cable, insulator, XLPE power cable, cable joint and fittings etc. as per different technical standard like IEC, BS, Indian Standard, Chinese Standard, IEEE, ASCE, ASTM etc.

Communicated and worked with different financial Institute such as World Bank, ADB, JICA, KfW, IDB for bid document preparation and tender evaluation process to accomplish the procurement work according to their guideline.

Interacted with international turnkey Contractors and Consultants.

Maintained maintenance strategy, was involved in CEP, KPI. Have knowledge of APQP, PPAP and ISO 9001. Professional Development Courses and Training:

Basic course on Project Management under Capacity Building and Implementation Support for Power Sector Agencies (CBISP) of Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh

Design and optimization of overhead transmission lines using PLS-CADD and TOWER, POLE software by Mr. Sasha Dimov

Design of transmission line towers and foundations arranged by cobra

Tender document preparation aspects for private sector infrastructure projects

Tower design software (PLS CADD & TOWER) by Mr. Elias Ghannoum Tests Witnessed:

Proto Assembly Test (PAT) of 230kV towers (2QL,2Q15,2Q30,2DT6) at manufacturer’s (HGPT) test station

Factory Acceptance Test (FAT) of 400kV towers(4QL,4Q15,4Q30,4QT6) at manufacturer’s (ZTT China) test station

132kV,230kV and 400kV insulator test at manufacturer’s (ZTT China) test station

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