Mr. Dante Reyes
Profile I am currently working as a Laboratory Manager in Fugro Qatar. I have 15 years’ experience in Construction Materials Testing, Quality Assurance, Laboratory Management, and Project Management.
Areas of Expertise:
Soil / Concrete / Asphalt Testing
Asphalt Mix Design (Marshal, SuperPave)
Pavement Non-Destructive Testing (FWD, LWD, GPR, IRI)
Preparation of Technical Report
Education 1980 – 1985 – FEATI University, Philippines Qualifications BSc (Hons) in Civil Engineering
Training/skills Team Player – I enjoy sharing knowledge and encouraging development of others to achieve specific team goals.
Problem solving – I resolves in-depth queries in a methodical manner independently to find appropriate resolutions, efficiencies and high level of quality.
Planning and organizing – Refined planning and organizational skills that balance work, team support and ad-hoc responsibilities in a timely and professional manner.
Communication – Deals with customers at all levels via telephone and email, to ensure successful communication for the enquiries or questions from clients.
Systems knowledge – Microsoft Office. Experience in preparing and analysing reporting data for management accurately and to timescales.
Health and Safety awareness – Managing all the technicians on site and he briefs them before any site activities to make sure that technicians are aware of hazards on site so they will take necessary preventive actions. Languages
2018 – Present: Oversee the operations in the project on a daily basis to ensure that the testing activities are carried out in accordance with the standards and to ensure that project gets completed safely and within the budget constraints. Coordinating with supervisors and management to plan activities for higher productivity on production site. Provides a daily progress report for management to be aware of the current progress of the project. Review testing services to ensure tests are performed in accordance with prescribed standard and procedures. Verify client needs and concerns are met within contractual constraints.
2013 - 2018 Fugro Qatar – Project Manager / Site Manager
Creates time lines for projects and evaluates project plans at designated intervals to make any revisions or modification. Monitoring the quality of work produced by the contractor and prepared the daily progress reports to the client. Oversee employees and to ensure work duties are being completed with the overall best interest of the organization. Perform quality check and ensure the quality assurance standards meet in the best way possible in accordance with QCS 2010. Evaluate the final test reports in accordance to the project requirements specified in the contract. 2012 - 2013 Fugro Mozambique – Site Manager
Manages the daily laboratory operation, develop a quality assessment plan that encompasses all phases of material testing and complies with the client’s project requirements. Do the analysis of the final tests results, prepare the daily and monthly progress reports of the laboratory activities. 2009 - 2012 Fugro Qatar – Laboratory Manager
Maintains first-level quality assurance to confirm that all of the material testing such as soils, concrete, asphalt, aggregates, in-situ test and non- destructive test is in accordance with the specifications and standards. Ensure that tests and inspections are performed and documented in accordance with approved procedures. Reviews, interprets laboratory and site test results to ensure the correct technical execution of the work. Prepare proposal for the client’s inquiry for the lab / site material testing. Manage 47 nos. of laboratory/field staffs. Perform difficult and complex field engineering assignments involving the development execution, supervision, and coordination of all technical aspects of a construction project. 2006 - 2009 Fugro Qatar – Site Manager
Overseeing three laboratories involved in Soil, Concrete, Aggregate and Asphalt testing including the full operations in the field testing of the Earthworks backfilling, concrete and asphalt pavement. Review the mixed design of the Hot Mixed Asphalt and Portland cement concrete to be used Resume
for the construction of runway, drainage and tunnels Manage 87 nos. of laboratory and field staffs.
2004 - 2006 Fugro Qatar – Quality Assurance Engineer Plan and implement laboratory operations for the purpose of material quality that meet cost, specification, and performance standards on projects. Analysed failure of laboratory test results in or order to determine causes of problems and develop solutions. Provide technical advice about the suitability of materials. Overseeing operational quality control process, evaluation of asphalt mixed design, advising about planning and organising inspections, maintenance and repairs as per project requirements. Implementing the quality in the works of the contractors and review of project documentation. Perform internal audit to assess compliance to Standards and to the internal Quality System including investigation, presentation of observations and findings, and reporting. Additional Information
Review Review Start Review End Date Manager Rating PPD Year End Review 2018 01/01/2018 31/12/2018 Meets Expectations PPD Year End Review 2017 01/01/2017 31/12/2017 Exceeds Expectations PPD Year End Review 2015 01/01/2015 31/12/2015 Meets Expectations References
1. Ceri Copping
Country Director Fugro Saudi
2. Dr. Pejman Dehdezi
Fugro Qatar – Service Line Manger - Testing
3. Eng. Simon McBeath
Fugro Qatar – Senior Engineer