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Civil Engineer

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
January 17, 2017

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JAVED Alamgir, BE. ME. PE.

Edmonton, AB. Canada.

Call: 001-780-***-****


Skype ID: javedalamgir1


A challenging engineering construction and management capacity with high degree of responsibility and professional accreditation to provide technical support to the company’s business and its development by executing multidisciplinary oil and gas projects specifically civil / structural works in the area of planning, engineering, construction and / or management where professional education and experience will have valuable applications and it also provide opportunity to conduce and persist professional growth and achievements.


Current Position: Sr. Civil/Structural Engineer (Major Projects) Current Location: Alberta, Canada.

Current Company: AECOM Canada (Oil and Gas Division) Profession: Civil Engineer with 18+ Years of professional experience Nationality: Pakistani, Canadian.

Countries of Work: Pakistan, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Canada.


18+ years of experience at multi-discipline design, construction and maintenance projects particularly in oil and gas sector with a focus on civil engineering working with the operators of oil refineries, pipelines and EPCM companies including AECOM Canada, City of Edmonton, AB. Canada, Pak Arab Refinery Limited (Coordination & Engineering Services) including start-up of upcoming Khalifa Coastal Refinery

(KCR) and previously at Indus Refinery Project / SNC-Lavalin Inc. Ericsson Pakistan, UBC / Pakistan State Oil Company and LG Construction Arabia Limited at ARAMCO, Ab-Qiaq Refinery Project, KSA involving design, engineering, construction, supervision, technical analysis and review of PRE-FEED, basic design document prepared by engineering consultants and its finalization for various multi- disciplinary projects, preparation and evaluation of bids, coordination and project management activities throughout the project life cycle to achieve on-time, within budget, up to standards and safe completion.


Proficient in Engineering, Architecture, Structures, Design including FEED, Codes / standards, QA/QC, Construction, Maintenance, Contracts, Proposals, Tender / bids, Project and Construction Management, Scheduling, Cost Control / Estimation, Data Analysis, Professional communication, technical report writing and ability to integrate contractors planning into master project plan including pre-qualification with hands on experience of MS Office Suite, MS Project, Primavera P6 and Enterprise Software.


Sept, 2010 – June, 2013: Master of Construction Engineering & Management University of Alberta, AB. Canada.

Jan, 2010 – Aug, 2010: Engineers and Technologists Integration Program Northern Alberta Institute of Technology, AB. Canada. Nov, 1990 – Sept, 1995: Bachelor of Civil Engineering NED University of Engineering & Technology, Karachi, Pakistan. 2


Member of Pakistan Engineering Council as Professional Engineer.

Association of Science and Engineering Technology Professionals of Alberta, Canada.

Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta, Canada.


Engineered and supervised oil and gas based multi-discipline projects including design, construction and maintenance at oil refineries, pipelines and related facilities and infrastructure, coordinated multiple contractors, inspected sites to monitor progress and ensured conformance to design, specification, codes / standards, contracts, quality and companywide safety processes.

Experienced in heavy civil / structural projects and shut-down works including field engineering, site

& construction management, contract administration, resource and manpower planning including PRE-FEED, start-up stages, land and environment, work / change orders and implementation of contractual obligations and deliverables.

Experienced in engineering planning with a focus on preparation of scope of work for tenders, cost estimates, schedules and performed pre / post bid evaluation and risk assessments.

Experienced in coordination with multi-discipline engineers and design contractors during concept optimization studies, FEED and implemented best practices, systems, processes and standards.

Delivered structural designs, technical specification, tender documentation, BOQs, invitation to bid documentation and contracts in accordance with codes / standards and specific project needs.

Performed structural analysis, design calculations, environmental studies and economic evaluations, constructability reviews and optimized the choices of construction material, equipment and methods.

Analyzed and interpreted technical specification, drawings, standards (ASTM, ACI, CSA and ASME), survey reports and topographical, hydrological or geological data to plan and construct the projects.

Provided quantity take-offs, cost estimates including contingency plans, construction schedules and project control cost and progress reports using the right tools and techniques. IT & TECHNICAL SKILLS

MS office suite, MS Project, Primavera P6, Estimating and enterprise resource planning software’s.

Experienced in international codes, standards, construction law and contract administration.

Experienced in concrete technology, mix designs and QA/QC practices.

Trained in Occupational Health & Safety practices, WHMIS and First Aid.

Proficient in English with good negotiation, analytical and problem solving skills.


Company: AECOM Canada

Position: Sr. Civil/ Structural Engineer Jan, 2011 – Present

Deliver structural designs of various oil facilities including infrastructures, equipment foundations: footings and grade beams, tank rings, transformer oil containment pads and area paving.

Perform engineering activities such as formwork designs, crew optimization for heavy earthworks and calculations for welded or bolted connection designs / allowances for steel structures to comprehend missing technical contents of the proposal.

Supervise and visit projects sites to understand project scope and evaluate site progress / conditions and assist the clients in designing various facilities and related structures.

Assist and confer with clients, engineers, contractors and subcontractors in selecting appropriate material properties, parameters for design / construction of earth construction systems, foundations, slabs, oil containments, steel modules, and infrastructure works including drainage / sewage.

Coordinate sites and attend progress meetings, perform periodic surveys in order to check the stability of structures and plant facilities including rectification in case of any disturbance. 3

Analyze and review design packages, project drawings, geotechnical data and survey reports to interpret specifications, guidelines and standards pertaining to concrete, earth and steel structural works including technical insights for optimizing choices for construction equipment and methods.

Incorporate the Owner and Professional Engineer’s requirements to provide various cost effective options considering various construction methods and selecting appropriate materials.

Prepare of bill of quantities, tender documents, scope of work, technical specifications and drawings and perform basic engineering detailing tasks for various construction and maintenance works.

Evaluate submittals / tender documents / bids received, develop technical evaluation criteria and obtain clarifications from the clients, vendors and material suppliers as required.

Assemble and solicit requests for quotation from sub-contractors and/or material suppliers.

Prepare complete bid proposals consisting quantity take-offs, cost estimates and schedules.

Company: PAK-ARAB Refinery Limited (PARCO)

Position: Engineer-1 Nov, 2007 – Jan, 2009

Joined C & ES (Pipeline Division): in addition to other general engineering administration related duties mainly worked on the following projects:

- Khalifa Coastal Refinery (KCR) Project

Participated in concept development, definition of project scope for preliminary infrastructure including design and construction work, detailed land surveys and geo-technical investigations including risk assessment with the help of design contractors.

Participated in reviewing / preparing BOQ, tender and contract documentation including technical specification and drawings for procurement and construction bid packages for boundary wall and approach road, leveling / grading, satellite imagery, hydrology study, 3-D models of plot including all topographical and geophysical (seismic investigation) studies of land to evaluate dynamic / elastic properties of soil and subsurface conditions to be utilized in front end engineering design (FEED).

Participated in delivering preliminary layout of proposed refinery covering various aspects including process units, utilities, off-sites, relevant facility buildings and infrastructure including economic and technical assessments of the project for evaluation of alternative configurations to maximize outputs.

Participated in delivering preliminary estimates leading to funds appropriation and approvals.

- Design and Face Lifting of Corporate Building I

- Design and Construction of Corporate Building II

- Storm Water Drainage PS-1

- Parco’s CSR Program

Performed concept planning, liaised with design consultants in delivering drawings, technical specification, BOQ / bid documentation including term of reference and instructions to bidders.

Participated in pre-qualification process of diversified contractors, prepared contracting plans, selected and strategized work allocation including solicitation, evaluation and award of contracts for detail engineering and construction works.

Reviewed design calculations from design vendors, risk assessments and documentation by technical and companywide safety policies and procedures perspective.

Performed periodic surveys in order to check stability of structures, buildings, foundations, plant facilities and related infrastructure including purposing rectification in case of any discrepancies.

Performed technical evaluation for tender documents / bids received, developed technical evaluation criteria and obtained pre / post bid clarifications and analyzed tender results as required.

Performed budgetary control, technical evaluation, project modeling, value engineering with proven track record of setting and attaining project to predefined standards and objectives.

Supervised projects directly at job sites including diverse construction and maintenance activities in conformance with designs, drawings, specifications, standards, codes and QA/QC.

Supervised testing of soils and materials to determine the adequacy and strength of foundations, concrete, asphalt, or steel, monitored construction work in conformance with QA/QC standards including material sampling and testing for soils, aggregates, asphalt and concrete works and interpreted results and inspected material for defects or non-conformance per contract document. 4

Supported project managers in preparing the capital expenditure business plan, developed resource loaded schedules based on work breakdown structure (WBS), identified cost and schedule variance, reviewed and evaluated trends and impact on projects, diagnosed causes, determined corrective actions and revised cost and schedules for solutions and alternative course of actions.

Delivered and coordinated design and construction activities and resolved issues among proponents, contractors and other parties to allow engineering activities to progress according to the plan.

Delivered estimates for construction, performed budgetary and schedule controls using the right tools including attending functional meetings for insight with regards to issues and work progress.

Delivered schedule / bar charts, quantity and resource loaded plans, program reports and frequent progress reports to the higher management for review and updates.

Participated in surveying, layout installations, establishing reference points, grades and elevations to guide the construction and implementation of companywide HSE policy including safety SOPs and audits.

Company: Indus Refinery Limited / SNC-Lavalin Inc. Position: Civil / Structural Engineer / Area Superintendent Jan. 2006 – Oct. 2007

Indus Refinery Project entailed the reconstitution and construction of the Indus Refinery on property located along the National Highway some 50 kilometers East of Karachi in Pakistan. Indus Refinery Limited (IRL) had procured the assets of the former Petro-Canada Oakville, Ontario, Canada oil refinery and had dismantled the purchased units and had been shipping them to Karachi for refurbishment and reconstitution. Other refinery units had also been procured from other locations for inclusion in the new refinery configuration with intent to enhance the new refinery’s capacity and / or slate of products to be produced.

Reviewed structural systems for both static and dynamic loading in designs of concrete, steel and composite structures, foundations and anchor systems including analysis for impacts.

Participated in delivering operational buildings, concrete, earth and structural structures.

Supervised construction in accordance with scope, schedule and budget to ensure compliance.

Analyzed geotechnical recommendations for temporary and permanent structures.

Reviewed geotechnical recommendations including quality testing for soils and concretes.

Reviewed mix designs for asphalt and cement concretes such as temporary and permanent roads, plant foundations and multi-purpose operation buildings.

Inspected field facilities, material quarries, stockpiles, batching plants and material processing units.

Measured and supervised daily activities, productivity and performance of the contractors.

Delivered quality and cost effective service plans, developed resource loaded EPCM schedules, work break down structures, work packages, cost accounts and frequent progress reports.

Administered health, safety and security of project personnel and participated in safety reviews including safety statistics and incident reporting.

Company: Ericsson Pakistan (Region South) / Warid GSM Project Position: Civil Works Coordinator / Civil Engineer Nov, 2004 – Dec, 2005

Supervised the overall project; site built including coordinating civil & site acquisition and environmental sub-contractors.

Supervised sub-Contractors to strictly comply with the terms, conditions of the contract and time lines including updating progress with data base, forwarding project specification and drawings, verification running bill / invoices and attending cyclic progress meetings.

Performed general control over engineering activities, including exchange of plans, drawings and other information with customer & approval of equipment layouts.

Participated in award activities, identified implementation requirement from service agreements, plan resources and budgets and provided solution for customer implementation demands and undertook procurement managements when necessary including generation of MRF.

Initialized surveys of pre-located sites for construction purposes including site mobilization in co- ordination with site acquisition.

Coordinated PAT / ATP & Final Acceptance of BTS Sites with the Client including reforming back up in the areas of as-built drawing, documentation, procedures and fixing of site snags. 5

Company: UBC, a Consultant to Pakistan State Oil Company Position: Construction Coordinator Aug, 2001 – Oct, 2004

UBC started its corporate business as consultant & constructors mainly involved in design and construction of retail outlets, control rooms / buildings, terminal Construction, storage facilities, Pipe racks, tank foundations, flexible / rigid pavements, roads and culverts at Pakistan state oil’s facilities.

Oversaw construction activities from its inception to finalization of job including site supervision.

Prepared project proposals with budgeting, clear dead lines and implementation processes.

Ensured monitoring and reporting of all new & existing infrastructure appraisals and selection processes of the projects including overall management and supervision in the areas of construction scheduling, planning, costing and estimating.

Facilitated of company management in identifying infrastructural needs including management of ongoing contracts and agreements.

Reviewed construction plans and project schedules including researching, preparing and presenting technical presentation and reports.

Managed projects to have an understanding of a range of specialisms.

Worked out initial cost estimates of proposed projects using historical data and market rates.

Performed management of anticipated cost with visual progress of the project(s).

Position: Civil Engineer Jun, 1998 to July, 2001

Managed overall works direct at project sites in areas of planning and execution.

Coordinated among the client(s), consultant and the company.

Delivered project scheduling, cost estimation and statistical analysis.

Lead on-site process and managing sub-contractors, visited sites and prepared BOQ's / quotes for potential clients and improved existing processes.

Reviewed final cost estimates from consultants, checked contractors’ invoices by physical verification of work in placed and standardized nomenclatures for BOQ’s.

Company: LG Construction Arabia Ltd. / ARAMCO Project Position: Civil Engineer / Up gradation of Ab-Qaiq Refinery Jan, 1997 – May, 1998

LG up graded an existing petrochemical plant of ARAMCO to facilitate, store & stabilize the crude oil in AB-QAIQ, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in addition to the construction of new NGL, reverse osmoses water treatment plant, 13.8 kv sub station, process interface building costing above 800 M US$. Foundations for unit to 500 tons vessels, columns, boilers, heat exchangers, 40 MBBL capacity Spheroid tanks, 500 to 7000 GPM capacity pumps, 100 to 24000 HP motors and turbines, circular tanks, filters, multimedia, ion skids pipe supports/racks, 350 cum sum pits, 1600 cum basin for air coolers, sleepers for 60’’ dia pipe, 900 meter retaining wall, 4000 cum concrete paving, road crossing culverts, asphalt roads and duct banks, construction of spill way, extensive epoxy non shrink grouting and fire proofing, high capacity process interface building 23 Nos are the major Civil Works done :

Participated in supervising over all project including site technical clarification for civil structural works and completed works of Water Treatment Plant in the capacity of a Team Lead.

Prepared change design, work plans for temporary and permanent civil works & coordinated for approvals / procedures from the Owner / representatives.

Prepared of bar bending schedules, formwork designs and concrete pouring plans including participating in heavy lifts, erections, fabrications, instrument and electrical Installations.

Organized inspection and meetings for QA/QC and in administering corporate wide HSE policy, recognized and implanted controls for environment aspects including work permits and safety drills. OTHER PERSONAL DETAILS

Local Mailing Address: E-191, LCHS, Korangi Crossing, Karachi. Additional Email Address:

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