M A N Z A R Z A H O O R
Project Manager/Consultant with a 33-year record of success overseeing all
phases of multimillion dollar infrastructure, construction and environmental
projects for government and private-sector clients. Well experience of heading
multidisciplinary team of surveyors, town planners, architects, structural and
environmental engineers, advertisers and marketing people for land
development, construction of multistory buildings
(residential-cum-commercial), bridges and resettlement projects. Backed by
strong credentials and a proven history of on-time, on-budget and high-quality
project completions. Recipient of Governor Sindh Outstanding Performance Award
1994-95 on one of the bridge project. Have a good knowledge of Reinforced
Cement Concrete (RCC) Structures, PC Applications of MS (Word, Excel & Power
Point), MS (Project) & Autocad (basic understanding) and capable of
handling survey instruments like Theodolite & Level. Seeking any suitable job
of the discipline.
LOUGHBOROUGH UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, UNITED KINGDOM - MSC (URBAN
NED UNIVERSITY OF ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY, PAKISTAN - BE (Civil), 1980
CONDUCT SURVEY & DEMARCATION.
Develop project planning and scheduling
Participate in obtaining local municipality, town planning and architectural
approvals of housing schemes and building projects.
Generate scope of work and identify long lead time items.
Manage construction of
& Bridge Projects
- Monitor & review Site Safety &
Mitigation measure compliance
Traffic Management during
- QA/QC/Field Engineering
- Change Order Management
- Budgeting & Cost Controls
- Subcontractor/Crew Supervision
- Complete and resolve punch list items and execute the project closeout.
01/2006-02/2014 LYARI DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY CHIEF ENGINEER
01/2003-12/2005 Maxim Group of Companies Consultant
04/1980-12/2002 Karachi Development Authority Assist.
INFRASTRUCTURE, PUBLIC HOUSING & TRAFFIC ENGINEERING PROJECTS
BUDGETS: $1 M TO $3 M
Lyari Development Authority
Hawksbay Scheme-42, a self finance scheme planned over 11,450-acres.
Halkani Town, Scheme-43, a self finance scheme planned over 44,000-acres.
Lyari Expressway Resettlement Project, jointly funded by City District
Government Karachi, Government of Sindh and Pakistan planned over about
Prepared Revised Master Plan, Design/Drawings of Infrastructure (roads, water
supply, sewage disposal and storm water drains). Request for Proposals for
consultancy services and development works, Project Cost Estimates/Feasibility
Reports, Contract Documents based on standard bidding documents of Pakistan
Engineering Council & Sindh Public Procurement Authority (SPPRA). Consultancy
services of Counter Surveys and Preparation of Road Zonal/Master Plans, Survey
& Demarcation, Design of infrastructure, Cost Estimates, Contract
Administration & Construction Supervision of Roads, Water Supply, Sewerage
Disposal and Storm Water Drainage systems (uPVC, Asbestos Cement &
Pre-stressed pipes (12" to 24" dia.), Sewerage System (RCC-pipes), while
services also includes preparation of town plans, project cost estimates,
construction of roads, water distribution system, sewerage disposal system,
storm water drainage, schools, skill development centers, parks and play
grounds etc (a social engineering project for shifting of about 30,000
families from Lyari river bed, who were affected due to construction of Lyari
Expressway on its bank.
World Bank funded projects covered under KSDP & SSDP
Contract Management & Construction Supervision of :-
Storm Water Drainage Scheme-Outfalls (RCC Retaining Walls)*.
Bridge over Tracks & Sharea Faisal on Shaheed-e-Millat Road.*
University Road Overhead Bridge.
Extension of Bridge Over Lyari River on Rashid Minhas Road.
Traffic lane marking, Installation of traffic, guide and warning signs etc on
all main roads.
Installation, Commissioning & Testing of Urban Traffic Control System
(microprocessor based controllers).
(* Executed since inception till completion, where bridge structures mostly
comprised of Earth Fill/RCC Retaining Ramps, RCC Isolated /Combined Footings &
Pile Foundations, Pre-stressed Girders & RCC/ Pre-stressed slabs).
Shah Latif Town, Scheme-25A, Karachi (2700-acres)
Survey, Demarcation, Design of infrastructure, Preparation of Cost Estimates,
Contract Administration & Construction Supervision of Roads, Water Supply
System (uPVC, Asbestos Cement & Pre-stressed-pipes (12" to 24" dia.), Sewerage
System (RCC-pipes) and Storm Water Drainage (RCC Structure & pipes).
Management/Construction/Supervision of Close Abutment Single Span Bridges
(03-Nos.) & Multi-span Bridge over Sukkan Nallah (RCC Approach Slabs, Pile
Foundations, Pre-stressed Girders & RCC Slab).
Private Sector Infrastructure & Building Projects (2003 to 2005)
( Budgets: $0.5 M to $ 2 M
MAXIM GROUP OF COMPANIES
Multistoried Building Projects namely "Shangrilla Tower, Shangrilla Garden,
Shahdab Pride, Shahkar Avenue & Shahkar Height of Flats/Shops (RCC
Raft/Isolated Foundations & Beam-Slab construction) on about 01-acres plot
each (Ground + 04 to 06-Storeys).
Affordable Housing Scheme, Taiser Town, Scheme-43.
Public Housing Scheme, Gulshan-e-Shahbaz, Sehwan.
Garden City, Taiser Town, Scheme-45 (land development housing scheme)
Project Management & Design Consultant heading multidisciplinary team of
surveyors, town planners, architects, structural and environmental engineers,
advertisers and marketing people for multistory (residential-cum-commercial)
building, affordable and public housing projects beside Design & Management
Consultant of land development housing scheme for preparation of town plans,
project cost estimates, construction of roads, water distribution system,
sewerage disposal system & storm water drainage) planned over 390-acres having
more than 4800 residential plots of 80 to 400 sqyds beside commercial and
amenity plots applicable building and town planning regulations.
Other Construction & Demolition Projects (1998 to 1999)
( Budgets: $ 1 M
Completed diverse construction/demolition project of Gopal Das Building
damaged due to bomb blast by retaining its external fa ade in Saddar, Karachi
(RCC shear wall construction).
affiliations, workshops & tranings
Professional Engineer/Member of Pakistan Engineering Council, Institute of
Engineers & Chartered Institute of Transport, Pakistan and had attended
Pakistan Engineering Council-Standard Bidding/Contract Documents (15th to 16th
Pakistan Planning & Management Institute, P & D Division, Government of
Pakistan-Project Directors (Railways, Finance & Interior) (4th to 5th June
Institution of Engineers Pakistan (IEP) & American Concrete Institute (ACI)
(16th to 17th July 2001) on "Bridge Design".
M/s Solution Unlimited, Karachi-Pakistan-Aldus PageMaker/Freehand, Microsoft
Word & Excel of 20-hours/13-sessions.
Pakistani (Social Security & Green Card Holder)
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