~ PROJECT PLANNING & COORDINATION ~ ELECTRICAL SERVICES INSTALLATION ~ MEP COORDINATION
“Qualified Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, with 20 years ( UAE 13+ years ) of rich experience in the Electrical industry, with specialisation in installation of Electrical Services for Residential, Commercial, Industrial and Institutional Projects in UAE, Qatar and India”
Targeting assignments in Electrical Engineering with an organisation of repute in Engineering Consulting Industry or as MEP Coordinator.
Proficient in design of Electrical systems involving ascertaining specifications for new designs, understanding client’s needs &customizing existing designs, fully conversant with engineering standards, specifications and international codes.
Skilled in design & installation of electrical systems, preparation of electrical load schedules, schematic diagrams, single line diagram, and voltage drop calculation and in calculation of maximum demand & load summary.
Rich experience in completion of multi-million dollars projects with responsibility of maintaining communication and facilitating project documentation between suppliers & general contractors.
Result-orientated professional with strong planning, communication, analytical & negotiation skills.
Project Progress Monitoring MEP Commissioning People Management
Site Management QA / QC, Testing & Inspection
Planning, controlling and monitoring actual execution of all electrical related works of the project; monitoring and executing projects with respect to budgeted cost, demand forecasts & time over-runs; tracking project activities with particular emphasis on quality & safety and in conformity to approved drawings, contract documents, specifications.
Maintaining electronic and hard copies of project files including RFIs and submittals in the office and on job sites; maintaining communication with general contractors and suppliers; maintaining RFI and submittal logs as well as closeout documentation and must be proactive in keeping all up to date as well as regularly updating project managers with statuses; assisting with scheduling start- up and training at project closeout .
Evaluating complexity of the electrical design and estimating both the construction costs and maintenance; ensuring constructability of the design and compatibility with local building codes.
Serving as a technical resource in meetings with clients and architects; discussing electrical systems within the building in technical terms, explaining fully any anticipated difficulties with the plans.
Attending weekly meetings with clients, architects, and subcontractors; outlining work to be performed by the mechanical and electrical subcontractors, phasing of work, problems encountered in scheduling, quality of work, etc.
Ensuring that the subcontractors submit all electrical shop drawings in a timely manner; examining all shop drawings for completeness; responsible for on-time delivery of equipment.
QA / QC Inspection
Checking shop drawings for rough-ins in slabs, main switchgear layout, riser diagrams, placement of emergency generator equipment, etc.; performing detailed inspections of work in progress to ensure quality of installation, timely installation of rough-ins and compliance of the system.
Reviewing all shop drawings and ensuring their adequacy & completeness to meet local codes; inspecting all work in progress for quality and completeness; inspecting & coordinating installation of all life safety systems, smoke evacuation systems, pressurized portions of the building, fire control centers, building and elevator distress communication systems.
Undertaking daily QA/QC inspections with consultant related with Low Current Systems and internal inspections.
Reviewing proposed changes to confirm they are accurate for cost and schedule impact; resolving any technical problems encountered with the architect; reviewing all pay requests from subcontractors and ensuring that they are proper & timely; resolving any problems encountered in payments to subcontractors.
Spe’14 – Oct’18 working with AE Seven Morse Architecture & Engineering Consultants (AE7), Dubai, U.A.E. as Electrical Engineer
Project Under Execution:
Luxury Mansions & Villas at Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum City District 1 – Meydan, Dubai.
Client: Meydan Group
2200 Semi Detached Villas and Landscape at Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum City District 11 - Meydan Heights.
Client: Meydan Group
Review of contractor's submittals including shop drawings, material submittals, RFIs and other technical quires.
Carrying out QA/QC inspections related to final service installations.
Carrying out materials inspection as per approved materials submittals with complying with approved shop drawings and schedule.
Issuing Field (Site) instructions to contractor for any non-conformity with regards to project specification and industry standards.
Assisting the Resident / Senior engineer in reviewing the shop drawings and other contractor's submittals.
Reviewing variation and claims.
Attending meetings with the management to discuss site progress, Liaising the site walks with higher management and highlighting the area of concern.
Attending/prepare the snag, De-snag & TOC inspections including the final handing over process.
Oct’13 – Aug’14 worked with Johnson Controls International, Doha, Qatar as Project Engineer (ELV Systems)
Msheireb Downtown Doha Project – Phase 2 including Hotel (G+18), Apartments (G+11&G+7), Retail Spaces (G+3,G+4), Offices (G+11,G+7,G+4), Cinema (G+3), Basement Common Car park (5B+1BM) and Landscape;
Client: Msheireb Properties
Nov’10 – Sep’13 worked with Evan LIM – Penta Construction Co. LLC, Dubai, U.A.E. as MEP Coordinator – Electrical Engineer
Sofitel Resort Project – Palm Jumeirah including Hotel Building (B+G+5), 3 Apartments (B+G+7), 3 Villas, Ancillary buildings and Landscape;
Client: MIRK General Trading LLC
Nov’07 – Oct’10 worked with Cassia & Partners / Pierre Dammous & Partners (Electrical and Mechanical Consultants), Dubai, U.A.E. as Electrical Engineer
Downtown Jebel Ali MX Building Project including 2 Residential (G+27), 2 Commercial (G+29), 1 Parking (G+7) Buildings and Landscape area;
Client: Limitless / Dubai World
Sep’07 – Oct’07 worked with Al Shafar General Contracting LLC, Dubai, U.A.E. as Electrical Engineer
Business Bay Project – Bay Square;
Client: Dubai Properties
Dec’05 – Aug’07 worked with Vineyard Emirates LLC, Dubai, U.A.E. as Electrical Engineer
International City Project (England) Package – 08;
Mar’03 – Oct’05 worked with Apollo Tyres Ltd., Kerala, India as Electrical Engineer – Project
Expansion Project of Plant & Office
PREVIOUS WORK EXERIENCE
Dec’00 – Jun’02 worked with Kerala State Electricity Board, as Junior Electrical Engineer – Maintenance
Executed erection & commissioning of newly erected 11KV (GEC) Vacuum Circuit Breaker; undertook preventive & breakdown maintenance of Transformers, Breakers, (SF6, ABCB, VCB) Bus Bars, Power Cables and Control Panels.
Jun’97 – Oct’99 worked with Powertech Equipments & Services, Kerala, India as Junior Electrical Engineer
Undertake testing & commissioning of MV Panels, SMDB, DB, MCC, ATS Panel, Power and Control System, Power Transformer and Diesel Generator.
Managed Electrical Contract works of Kerala State Electricity Board
Undertake gallery electrification of Sholayar Dam, Dam Top & Operating Chamber Electrification of Poringalkuttu Dam.
Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from West Coast University, Republic of Panama (Distance Education).
Diploma in Electrical Engineering from State Government of Kerala, India.
Advance Diploma in Software & System for Process Automation from CEDTI (Center for Electronics Design and Technology of India).
Oct’99 – Oct’00 worked with Apollo Tyres Ltd., Kerala, India as Apprentice Trainee
Preventive Maintenance of HT / LT Motors, Transformers, Industrial Lighting, Diesel Generators (2 MW / 11KV), UPS & Battery Banks.
Motor Rewinding & Reconditioning, 66 KV Substations (Outdoor) & its Auxiliaries
Acquired knowledge of Control Wiring, Relays, Motor Starters, Speed Controllers, PLC and so on.
Continuous Discharge Certificate (C.D.C. MUM 130488)
STCW 95 Courses from Directorate General of Shipping, Govt. of India
AutoCAD, Process Control Software, Allen-Bradley, Omron & Siemens PLC
MS Office and Windows
Date of Birth: 30th May 1978
Marital Status: Married
No. of Dependants: 2
Passport Number: T 8894828; Valid Till: 22nd September 2029
Driving License: UAE Driving License
Languages Known: English, Hindi and Malayalam
I hereby declare that all the particulars mentioned above are true and correct to the best of my knowledge and belief.
( Varghese K. Davis )
VARGHESE KANNOOKADAN DAVIS
Mobile: +971 – 502136890, +971 – 558996890
Current Address: P.B. No. 54115, Dubai, UAE