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Engineer Project

Ras al-Khaimah, Ras al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
August 15, 2019

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Key Skills

Quality Assurance & Control

Client Relationship Management

Vendor Management

Inspection &Construction Functions

Strategic Planning

Field Management

Painting & Insulation

Training & Development

Team Building & Leadership

Senior Quality Assurance & Control Professional:

Multi-faceted professional, possess team-based management style coupled with zeal to drive visions into reality and achieve the same through effective mentoring, training & career planning

Targeting assignments in QA/QC

Location Preference: UAE; Industry Preference: Oil & Gas / Refinery

Profile Summary

A result-orientedQA/QC& NACE Certified professional with 16+ years of experience in QA/QC Functions / Inspection, Welding, NDT,Painting, Insulation& Project Management in Oil & gas / Refineries

Expert in conducting necessary audits in contractors QA/QC departments to verify their inspection reports practices, method of report makings and availability of inspection reports without backlogs

Skilled in the field of Welding, NDT, Hydro Testing Painting, Insulation and Fireproofing related to Pipelines, Equipment, Tanks and Structures

Attended coating seminars conducted by Jotun, Hempel & International

Proficient in working with clients like MRL (CPCL), KNPC, KOC, KLOC, ENOC, ADMA, OOT, ORPC, PDO, SABIC, OXY Oman, SEC, TAKREER also contractors like Technimont, Technip, SKEC, Kharafi, Foster Wheeler, CCC, JGC, Petrofac, TR, TOTAL, Samsung, Toyo, Saipem, NPCC, Technip, KNM, Mitsuibishi, Hyundai etc.

Capability to support & sustain a positive work environment that fosters team performance with strong communication, analytical and relationship management skills

Career Timeline



Bachelor of Engineering from Kamaraj University, Madurai in 2002

CSWIP 3.1 Certified Welding Engineer

AWS Certified Welding Inspector

NACE Level II Certified NDT Inspector

Lead Auditor ISO 9001 : 2008

ASNT Level II in RT, MPT, DPT and UT

Work Experience

Petronash FZE UAE as Team Lead - QA/QC

SEKO Middle East FZC, Sharjah, UAE as Team Lead - QA/QC

NOCL Refinery,Cuddalore, Indiaas Senior QA / QC Engineer

Larsen & Toubro (L & T)

Growth Path:

Jun’08 to Feb’10 Senior QA /QC Engineer – Dubai, UAE

Mar’10 to Mar’11 Senior QA / QC Engineer – Sohar,Oman

SKS Group Company W.L.L., Kuwait as QA /QC Engineer

Key Roles, Duties and Responsibilities :

Inspection of fabrication, welding, NDT activities, hydro testing, painting inspection of pipelines, tanks, structures, F.A.T., punch list clearance, packing inspection and final MRB dossiers

Developing method statements for the activity including risk assessment and job safety environmental analysis & inspection test plan, fabrication procedures, blasting and coating procedure based on project specifications

Conducting inspection & checking quality related procedures in the site

Ensuring that the activities at site are as per approved method statement and inspection test plan

Working in coordination with the consultant’s representative and Site In-charge for inspection and meeting about quality problems including closure of Non-Compliance Report

Approval of project QA/QC documents, certificates review, calibration, test results, inspection requests, non-compliance reports & site observations, other QA/QC documents, closure of non-conformance, NCR

Managing continuous quality training, assessment and human factors of the staff

Coordinating with work groups for conducting process audits also reviewing the approval quality plans, detailing on quality requirements and finalizing the quality plan


Ensured that NONCR received / recorded in the projects (by Clients)

Planned execution and inspection &clearance thereby reducing project cost

Played a key role in clearing all pipeline, equipment & structural packs related to painting and insulation

Successfully won ten times Performance Linked Rewardfor overall performance in QA/QC functions

Completed quality projects within time by taking several initiatives

Reduced the rejection rate by less than 5%and incidence of defects by less than 2%

Since March’17

Jan’13 ~ Feb’ 17

Apr’11 to Dec’12

Jun’08 to Mar’11

Nov’05 to May’08

May’02 to Nov’05

Current Project(s)

Projects Completed

At Petronash FZE, Dubai, UAE

Project(s) : Fabrication& FAT ofChemical Injection Packages

Project Desc Construction / fabrication of Tanks, Structurals, Piping with

associated instrumentation

Client(s) : Saudi Aramco, KOC, ADMA, McDermott, Saipem

At SEKO Middle East, Sharjah, UAE

Project(s): Commissioning & FAT of 250+ Chemical Injection Packages

Project Desc Construction / fabrication of Tanks, Structurals, Piping with

associated instrumentation

Client(s) : ADMA, KOC, Saipem, CCC, JGC, Petrofac, Gazprom, SABIC,

OXY Oman, Samsung, TAKREER, Technip, TR, TOTAL, Toyo,

NPCC, Technip, KNM, Mitsuibishi, Hyundai etc.

At Nagarjuna Oil Company Limited (NOCL), Cuddalore, India

Project: Construction of 6 MMTA Capacity Refinery

Scope : Commissioning of 12 No’s of crude oil storage tanks

(20m height, 60m dia.)

At Larsen & Toubro, Oman

Project: Tanking Project (Phase IV & V)

Client: Oman Odfjell Terminals L.L.C.

Project: Expansion of Sohar Refinery

Client: ORPC-Oman Refineries & Petrochemicals Company L.L.C.

Commissioning of 7No’s of crude oil storage tanks (21m height, 60m dia.)

At Larsen & Toubro - Dubai

Project: ENOC Refinery Expansion (Phase II), Jebel Ali, UAE

Client: ENOC – Emirates National Oil Company L.L.C.

PMC: Foster Wheeler

Scope : Painting, Insulation& Equipment FireproofingIn charge for 7 plants

At SKS Group Company W.L.L. - Kuwait

Project (s) : KNPC – Shuaiba Shutdown, KNPC – Mina Ahmadi –

Pump House Project, KNPC – Mina Abdullah Shutdown, KPPC Project,

Equate Olefins - Mina Shuaiba, GC – 22 Shutdown, KOC,

KOC – FUP Project for GC’s 01, 02, 08, 10 & 20

Scope : Fabrication and Erection of crude oil storage tanks.

Piping and Structural inspection. Painting and insulation QC.

At Evergreen Contractors, Chennai

Project location : Chennai Refinery Expansion Project (Phase III)

MadrasRefineries Limited (MRL), Manali.

Client: CPCL

Inspection of 10No’s of crude oil storage tanks and its associated piping

Painting and Insulation incharge

Personal Details

Date of Birth: 25th April 1981

Languages Known: English, Tamil, Hindi and Malayalam

Address:# 6, T.L.R. Street, Chromepet, Chennai, Tamil Nadu

Marital Status: Married

Nationality: Indian

Visa Status: Employment VISA, UAE

Passport Details:S 2095687 valid upto Jan’ 2028

No. of Dependents:3


Senior Engineer - QA/QC,

+971-**-****-***, +971-**-***-****

NOCL Refinery, Tamilnadu, India.

Seko Middle East FZC, Sharjah

Apr 2011- Dec2012

Nov 2005-May2008

Larsen & Toubro – Dubai & Oman

Jan 2013-Feb 2017 Mar’ 2017

June 2008-Mar2011

Petronash, Jebel Ali, Dubai, UAE


Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited, Chennai

SKS Group Co. W.L.L., Kuwait

CSWIP 3.1 Certified Welding Engineer

AWS Certified Welding Inspector

NACE Level II Certified Coating Inspector

Lead Auditor ISO 9001 : 2008

ASNT Level II in RT, MPT, DPT and UT


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