SYED MOHAMMAD ABID
Sr. Mechanical Engineer, Project Design/Construction
Supervision (incl. QS and QA/QC)
Contact: Makkah, Mobile: +966-*********
Name of Firm: Al Arif Contracting Company L.L.C
Profession: Sr. Mechanical Engineer
Date of Birth: 15th Nov. 1959
Member of “Pakistan Engineering Council-PEC Mech./4957” &“Pakistan Institute of Engineers”
Member of “Saudi Council of Engineers-SCE 198263” registered up to 2020 Objective: To Utilize Professional Experience on Project Design, Management and Construction Supervision on MEP Installation, Revamp and Maintenance work with well Planned & Cost Effective. Key Qualification
Total Experience 33 years, about 23 years of engineering experience in Saudi Arab, 12 Year with Saudi Aramco Projects, has performed Project Management and Engineering Design, Estimation, QS, QA/QC & Supervision on numerous Projects in Oil & Gas field, Power Plant, Bulk Plant, Hotels, Commercial & Residential Building that includes Wastewater Treatment Plant and Petroleum Refining Industries. Also has an extensive experience in Procurement, Planning & Construction Schedule and Cost Control. Very strong computer skills on Engineering & CAD Software, Microsoft Office and Customize solutions. Education
Degree: B.E. in Mechanical Engineering. Year of Graduation: 1985 University: N.E.D University of Engineering &Technology Karachi, Pakistan Additional Training / Courses:
Certification course of COST ENGINEERING (CCE) by AACEI in Sky Center, Jeddah, 27thOctober 2011 to 13th January 2012. Includes Project Management, Cost Estimation, Engineering, Planning &Scheduling, Cost Control and Economic Analysis.
Certificate Course on BEST PRACTICES FOR PROJECT MANAGEMENT (PMT-320) at Dammam Office building, Saudi Aramco.
Certificate Course on ISO 9001:2000 Internal Auditor training at ZFP Head Office.
Certificate course on Effective Budgeting& Cost Control at SBG Head Quarter, includes planning and Activity Based Costing techniques.
Certificate course on Computer Aided Design and Drafting, Structural Analysis by Finite Element Method on ANSYS and STAAD Pro, Drafting on AutoCAD, CADKEY and Microstation. Area of Strength (Skills)
Complete Working knowledge & Experience of Project Design, Supervision& Cost Estimation of Oil
& Gas Plant Piping, Static & Rotating Equipments. Firefighting, Plumbing and HVAC System for Commercial & Residential Building, High Rise Hotel and Industrial Projects..This includes Quantity Surveying, Material Procurement, Planning & Scheduling and Installation Progress Reports for all Delivered Materials and Mechanical Installation Works, Claim Investigation &Payment Certificates. Computer Skills:
AutoCAD 2016, (2D, 3D and AutoLISP)
Microstation 95 and Microstation J
HAP (Carrier s HVAC System Design), CHVAC
Trane Pipe Designer
Elite Software (HVAC, Fire Fighting and Plumbing)
IDDEAL (For Plant s Equipment and Piping Analysis for Corrosion)
Primavera Ver:3 and 6, MS Project
ANSYS and STAAD Pro.
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Al Arif Contracting Co. L.L.C
Since October 2018-Present
Tahalof Engg. Consultant Co.
April 2016-April 2017
Project: Jabal Omar Development Project-Phase II (High Rise Hotel Project) Position: Mechanical Engineer (Technical)
Duties: Sr. Mechanical QA/QC and Technical Office
Design Shop Drawing & BOQ Reviews of HVAC, Fire Fighting and Plumbing System, provided comments in comply with ASHRAE, NFPA & UPC Codes & Standard.
Shop drawing s Submittals rectification/ modification as per consultant s technical comments.
All ITP & MST for complete mechanical works prepared & submit to Consultant with Safety Requirements for approval.
MAR-Material Approval Request submission to Consultant, complying with Project Specs & approved manufacturer.
MIR-Material Inspection Request submission once arrived on site.
CWIR-Construction Work Inspection Request Submission for Installation, Hydro-Test & Insulation with coordination with Civil & MEP works.
RFI-Request for Information Submission for Technical Clarification
Take-Off Material Quantities from shop drawing for project cost estimation
& purchase order.
Project: Residential, Commercial and Industrial Projects Position: Sr. Mechanical Engineer
Design & BOQ Reviews of HVAC, Fire Fighting and Plumbing System King Abdullah Economic City Projects, Cold Storage, Pharmacy Industry, NAFFCO, Emad Bakery, Water Treatment Plant& GNP Hospital Renovation Project.
Prepared Fire & Safety Inspection report on Chemical Warehouse-KAUST for civil defense license renewal.
Construction Supervision& QA/QC of Mechanical work s of BERAIN FACTORY(Global Beverages Company), SEPCO Projects, MASIC Readymade Factories Project.
Mechanical RFI and Contractor Comments Clarification. Material Submittals Approval and Site Installation Quantity verifications.
Design Calculations for HVAC System, Includes Duct Sizing, Chilled Water Pipe Sizing, Pressure Loss Calculations and Pump Sizing.
Hydraulic Calculation for Fire Fighting System and Pump Sizing
Drainage System, Storm Water &Water Supply Design Calculations
Preparation & Review of Shop Drawings and design Submittals. Project: Jabal Omar Development Project-Phase III (High Rise Hotel Project) Position: Sr. Mechanical Engineer / QS-MEP/ Claim Investigation Duties:
Review of IFC, Tender &Shop Drawings, IRs, MIRs and Project Specification for HVAC, Fire Fighting and Plumbing Works. HVAC incl. Chillers, AHU, CRAH, FCU Units and Chilled Water Pumps & Piping.
Review of Design for additional work, for Quantity verifications.
Review submitted shop drawings and material submittals against the IFC drawings and specifications.
Review of Water Supply, Waste Water, HVAC and ETS Room s detailed shop drawing and material Take-Offs (Tie-Inn with district cooling works) and Pump Rooms
Site Installation s Progress Verifications for Progress Payment Certificates.
Positive & Negative Claim Investigation for MEP Works Page 2 of 5
Reviews Vendor Quotations for delivered mechanical equipment. Dar Al Arabia Architectural &
Construction Co. (DAAC)
April 2014- March 2016
Issam Kabbani Group-EMCC
February 2012-March 2014
Zuhair Fayez Partnership
Consultant, Industrial Div.
July 2000- January 2012
Location: Jeddah/ Al Khobar
Project: Jabal Omar Development Project-Phase II (High Rise Hotel Project) Position: Sr. Mechanical Engineer
Coordinate With Consultant & approval of mechanical work s QA/QC procedures, regarding MIR(Material Inspection Reports), IR(Installation Inspection Reports-Hydro test) as per ITP Schedules.
Construction Supervision of mechanical related services including construction of building works, infrastructure (Tie-Inn with building Services) and Pump Rooms
Daily, Weekly & Monthly progress reports & Material Procurement Reports
Review of Water, Waste water, HVAC and ETS Room s detailed shop drawing and material Take-Offs(Tie-Inn with district cooling)
Provide technical experience to resolve engineering issues and RFI s.
Design Review, Method of Statement preparation and approval for Installation & Test Plan of HVAC, Fire Fighting &Plumbing System.
Attend technical and progress meetings with the contractor/ Consultant/ PMC and client's representative.
Project: Kabbani Villa, KFUPM Building 57&75, Al Waseel Hill, Al Mansouri Towar, SIBCO, Jeddah Western Bakery (Almarai), Halawani Industrial Complex, Phase-II Jeddah, Fulaz Steel Plant Position: Sr. Mechanical Technical Engineer/ MEP Estimation Duties:
Design Review, Raised RFI, & Cost Estimation for Budget & BID Packages, for HVAC, Fire Fighting & Plumbing System.
RFQ, Vendor correspondence and Evaluate vendor quotation.
Hydraulic Calculations for Fire Fighting System, Includes Pump Sizing, Fire Fighting Sprinklers & Equipment.
Design/ Hydraulic Calculations for Piping and Pumps Sizing.
Load Calculation for HVAC Equipment selection, Duct, Fans &Chilled Water Pipe Sizing, System Layout Design and IFC & Shop Drawings.
Conducting & verifying Heat load Calculations by carrier E-20.
Assisting and providing information to drafting team in order to produce detailed design and Shop Drawings.
Well versed with ASHRAE, NFPA (13, 14, 16, 20, and 30), UPC, Leeds, ASME,ANSI, ASTM, AISC, BS& SASO Codes.
Project: KAUST Campus, Infrastructure and Residence Town Center
(King Abdullah Univ. of Science &Technology)
Position: Mechanical Engineer-SAPMT for MEP works
Design Reviews (Plumbing, Firefighting and HVAC System)/ Construction Supervision and Progress Monitoring to meet the Planning Schedule targets and Coordination with contractors for Mechanical and Electrical works for Saudi Aramco. This includes
Verification with IFC Drawings & Specifications of installation of all MEP Special Equipment for Auditorium and other buildings.
Estimation for verification of Electrical and Mechanical quantities.
Exception Item list (Snag List). Follow up with Contractor & Proponent to get it closed.
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Saudi German Aluminum
Product Co. - SGAPCO
Location: Jeddah/ Riyadh
Mechanical Completion Report Submitted prior to Hand Over.
Prepare and Deliver Presentation on Electro Mechanical Works on Auditorium to Client KAUST and Saudi Aramco Managements.
IFC drawing s site verification and QA/QC of Mechanical Systems of each building s mechanical room( FF Pumps, CHW Pumps, WS Booster and Re-circulating Pumps), Complete with HVAC Ducting, Chilled Water, Fire Protection, Water Supply and Drainage & Vent Systems) in KAUST Town Center. Includes HVAC Load calculation, HVAC equipment and Pump sizing.
Deficiencies Scoping Proposal with Estimation & Quantification of materials for additional work in KAUST Campus.
Supervision of Testing & Commissioning of Mechanical Equipment, Air Handling & Fresh Air Units, Pumps, Water Heater, Air Compressor, Sprinkler Systems and Hydro test of CHW, Firewater and Utility Piping system.
Project: BI-10-03564 Rabigh Community Upgrade Sanitary Waste water Treatment Facility
Position: Mechanical Engineer / MEP Estimation
Complete Study &Cost Optimization of MBR System for Wastewater Treatment Plant at Rabigh Refinery Saudi Aramco.
Design Review & modification and Project Cost Estimation of MBR System Layout. Flow Diagram, P&ID and IFC drawings with coordination of System Supplier (SEIMENS) as per the required Capacity &SOW.
Value Engineering &Hypothetical Cost Estimates
ER Estimate Verified on SAP with Saudi Aramco Project s department. Project: BI-10-3453 Khurais Residential & Industrial Complex Position: Mechanical / MEP Procurement and Estimation Duties:
Prepared Material Procurement, ER Cost Estimate package with Vendor Quotations and Material takeoff of all disciplines,which was part of Conceptual & Detail design package submittals, 30%, 60%, 90% and IFC on Residential and Industrial Complex Khurais Project, includes Infrastructural work for Saudi Aramco.
Project Cost Estimate (ER Estimates) and 56D form. Complete with Scope of work, basis and Unit rates.
Direct Charge Purchase Requisition (DCPR) documents preparation for Saudi Aramco Purchase department.
Performed multidiscipline bulk material Take-off covering Saudi Aramco Material System Specifications with SAP and SAMS stock numbers.
Well versed with Saudi Aramco Material System Specifications (SAMSS) and Engineering Std. (SAE).
Performed multidiscipline bulk material Take-off covering Saudi Aramco Material System Specifications with SAP and SAMS stock numbers. Project: Faisalliah Tower Riyadh and Saudi Aramco Core Area Annex Position: Mechanical Engineer / Structural Design Engineer Duties:
Estimation and Calculation for Structural Steel Support. Design and Aluminum profile selection for Curtain Walls, Skylights and Louvers. Page 4 of 5
Performed Structural Analysis & Thermal analysis of glass (as per HVAC, ASHRAE standard procedure).
3D Drawings and Generate special 3D geometry for hotel area ceilings And preparation of cutting list for Aluminum Column profiles.
Generate 2D actual Views from 3D drawing for Shop drawings Saudi BEMCO Binladin Group-
Location: Jeddah/ Riyadh
Trans Mobile Limited
June 1993-August 1996
Pakistan Steel Mill
October 1985-June 1993
Project: Power Plant – PP9 at Riyadh/ Makkah Hotel (Dar-ul-Tawheed) Position: Mechanical Engineer / Planning &Cost Control Duties:
Responsibilities for Site Installations include Calculation for weight and location of Mechanical equipment for structural Support Work, HVAC
Duct sizing. Budget Monitoring, Cash flow & Cost control reports, Construction schedules & Man hour reports preparation. Position: Mechanical Design Engineer/ CAD Manager
Responsibilities include Design, Structural Analysis by FEM and Development of Power Steering System& Suspension for Trucks & Buses. Complete coordination with TRW (steering system manufacture), MICHELIN Tires and assembling unit at prototype stage. Department: Central Design Bureau
Position: Executive Engineer
Responsibilities include Design and Prepare shop drawings of pressure vessel, storage tanks and piping, Used Reverse Engineering techniques to develop mechanical spare parts shop drawings of Valves, Gears, Pumps, Compressors, Fan, Pulley, Couplings, Pipes and Fittings. Machineries broken part s Structural Analysis by Finite Element Method. LPG Storage Tanks with Saddle support Designed by ASME Code section VIII and Structural Analysis of Head Joint and Saddle Supports by FEM at Karachi Shipyard, Design office.
LIST OF SOME OTHER SAUDI ARAMCO PROJECTS COMPLETED 1. OSIPIPING ISOMETRIC DRAWINGS FOR 2” and BELOW PIPES AT JEDDAH REFINERY. 2. YG&T CENTERAL CONTROL BUILDING PRESSURIZATION SYSTEM-CONCEPTUAL & DETAILED DESIGN. 3. EWO#06W402 POWER PLANT & MARINE AREA PROJECT@ RBR 4. OSI PIPING ISOMETRIC DRAWINGS FOR MARINE PIPELINES PHASE-V @JEDDAH REFINERY MARINE AREA. 5. MODIFY YANBU REFINERY FIREWATER SYSTEM- CONCEPTUAL & DETAILED ENGINEERING. 6. REPLACEMENT OF CAST IRON SEWER PIPELINE-CONCEPTUAL & DETAILED ENGINEERING. 7. FCCU AIR BLOWER AT JEDDAH REFINERY.
8. OSIPIPING ISOMETRIC DRAWINGS FOR 2” and BELOW PIPES AT JEDDAH REFINERY. 9. INSTALLATION OF FLOW METER AT KING KHALID AIR BASE, KHAMIS MUSHAYET. 10. J04-01500 REPLACEMENT OF CHILLERS & AIR HANDLING UNIT FOR BUILDING # 13, AT NGL 11. EWO# 07W906 RENOVATION OF MARINE BLDG -JEDDAH REFINERY 12. EWO# 07W233 CHEMICAL INJECTION PUMP AT JEDDAH REFINERY 13. EWO# 07W907 HEAVY EQUIPMENT WORKSHOP AT YANBU REFINERY 14. UPGRADE TRUCK LOADING STATION AT KAIA-DETAILED ENGINEERINGAT JEDDAH AIRPORT. 15. AS-BUILT DRAWINGS AND TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION S VERIFICATION OF REFUELLING SYSTEMAT KAIA JEDDAH AIRPORT. INCLUDES STORAGE TANK, PUMPS, VALVES, PIIPING AND FITTINGS.