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Electrical Manager

Location:
Doha, Qatar
Posted:
September 11, 2019

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MAHARAJAN KRISHNAN

Doha, Qatar, +974-********, adabmo@r.postjobfree.com

Professional Summary

Senior Electrical Engineer/Manager with total experience of 28 years in the field of Power Generation, EHV Transmission, Distribution and Infrastructure Power Distribution Network Systems with reputed Power Utilities and Consultancies in India, UAE and Qatar.

Grade A – Electrical Engineer certified by MME, Qatar.

Skills

Design Review, Project Management, Supervision of Construction, Testing & Commissioning, Operation & Maintenance.

Strong knowledge of Electrical Power System Equipments.

Familiar with applicable norms, Best industry practices, codes and International standards such as IEEE, IEC etc.

Work Experience

Resident Engineer Electrical (Feb 2017 onwards)

Dorsch Gruppe, Doha, Qatar.

Project: Lusail City Infrastructure Development – HV and EHV Substations, Pumping Stations and Utility Tunnels.

Review and approval of Technical submittals, detailed engineering As Built and Handing over documentations of

HV and EHV Substation Equipments viz., Protection systems, GIS, 11 kV Switchgears, Transformers, SCADA,

Telecom, Battery systems etc.

Storm water Pumping Stations, Irrigation Reservoir Pumping Stations and Potable Water Pumping Station

equipments viz., LV Switchgears, Capacitor Banks, UPS etc.

Utility Tunnel Services such as Ventilation System, Central Battery System,Lighting System, CCTV & Access

Control System, Fire Alarm System etc.

Review and approval of FAT & SAT procedures, Test reports, Shop drawings, Installation method statements etc.

Controlling of works according to the Project specification and Kahramaa standards through Field Observation

Reports, NCRs etc.

Coordination for site inspection and testing of all the Electrical Systems in Primary Substations and Distribution

Substations associated with Utility Tunnels and Pumping Stations.

Reporting on progress and review of programmes with Stakeholders.

Interface with various Departments of Kahramaa for Electrical Building Permits, Scheme approvals,

Commissioning of Substations and Handover of Spares and Final Documentation related to transfer of Electrical

Assets to Authorities/ Client.

Resident Engineer Electrical (Oct 2009 to Dec 2016)

Halcrow CH2M, Doha, Qatar.

Project: Lusail City Infrastructure Development-HV and EHV Substations, Pumping Stations and Utility Tunnels.

Review and approval of contractor’s submittals and detailed engineering documents on HV and EHV Substation Equipments such as Protection systems, GIS, 11 kV Switchgears, Transformers, SCADA, Telecom, Battery systems etc.

Review and approval of FAT & SAT procedures, Test reports, Shop drawings, Installation method statements etc.

Controlling of works according to the Project specification and Kahramaa standards through Field Observation Reports, NCRs etc.

Coordination for site inspection and testing of all the Substation equipments such as GIS, Protection, Telecom, SCADA System etc.

Reporting on progress and review of programmes.

Interface with other related Engineering disciplines.

Supervision of site tests for Primary Substations and Distribution Substations associated with Pumping Stations and Utility Tunnels.

Coordination with Kahramaa for Scheme design approvals, Inspections, Commissioning, Energization and Integration of Lusail Power Network with Kahramaa System.

Electrical Engineer Substation (Apr 2008 to Sep 2009)

Fichtner GmbH, Doha, Qatar.

Project: Qatar Power Transmission System Expansion - Kahramaa Phase VII).

Review of Schematic drawings, SAT formats, Relay Setting Calculation documents etc.

Inspection of installed equipments to ensure compliance of design and quality standards.

Coordination and witnessing of day to day site testing of Protection Relay s, SCADA, GIS, Transformers, etc., at various substations .

Verification of SAT reports, marked up drawings, site modifications, snag identification etc.

Coordination for Relay Final Setting verifications, stability tests, energization, handover etc.

Commissioning Engineer Transmission (Jul 2005 to Apr 2008)

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority, Dubai, UAE.

Project: Construction of EHV Substations up to 400 kV

Review and approval of SAT formats verification of Factory test reports and design drawings etc.

Supervision of installation and site testing of 400KV & 132KV GIS, Transformers, Reactors, Protection Relays, and Capacitor banks, SCADA and Auxiliaries.

Inspection of equipments to ensure quality and specification standards

Review with consultants and contractors on testing and commissioning activities

Trouble shooting and maintenance during warranty period and handover to Maintenance dept.

Coordination for outage works and snag rectification etc.

Manager HVDC (Apr 2002 to Jul 2005)

Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd, Sasaram, India.

Project: Construction of 500 MW HVDC Station and 400/220 kV Substation).

Installation, Testing & Commissioning, Operation and Maintenance of 500 MW HVDC back to back station equipments such as Thyristor banks, Converter Transformers, Harmonic Filters, Protection Relays, SCADA and associated 400KV Switchyard equipments and auxiliaries.

Condition monitoring and technical guidance to the O&M Staff.

Procurement of Spares and special test equipments, Inventory Management and Budget proposals etc

Contract Management, invoice certification, contract closing etc.

Deputy Manager Substation (Apr 1998 to Mar 2002)

Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd, Udumalpet,TN, India.

Operation, Maintenance and Expansion of 400/230 kV Substation).

Maintenance of Switchyard equipments, Auxiliaries, Protection relay testing etc

Tripping analysis and failure investigations and ensure corrective actions

Monitoring of spares consumption, procurement and inventory control

Installation, testing and commissioning activities for the new bay additions.

Implementation of safety procedures and policies.

Senior Engineer Substation (Apr 1994 to Mar 1998)

Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd, Udumalpet, TN, India.

Operation, Maintenance and Expansion of 400/230 kV Substation

Monitoring of System Operation and provide technical assistance to the Operation Engineers.

Maintenance and Trouble shooting of Switchyard equipments, Protection systems and Auxiliaries.

Assist in Tripping analysis and investigations and recommend remedial actions.

Supervision of Installation, Testing & Commissioning of 220KV GIS Substation.

Installation, testing & commissioning of 1000KVA Transformer and 33KV Switchgear.

Implementation of Energy conservation measures in the Substation premises.

Engineer – Technical Services (Dec 1992 to Mar 1994)

Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd, Nagpur, India.

O&M of Regional Grid, Construction of 400 kV Substations and Transmission Lines

Planning & Monitoring of Regional Grid O&M and Construction projects.

Standardization of O&M procedures, Inventory norms etc., for Substation and Lines

Progress monitoring and coordination for review meetings.

Preparation and circulation of monthly reports for O&M and Construction

Coordination with external agencies and authorities for statutory clearances.

Assistant Executive Engineer – Electrical (Dec 1990 to Nov 1992)

Neyveli Lignite Corporation Ltd, Neyveli, India.

Project: Construction and O&M of 7x210MW Thermal Power Station

Operation & Maintenance of 210 MW Thermal power station equipments and Auxiliaries

Trouble shooting and Maintenance of Generator Control system, Cooling system, Field Excitation system etc

Installation, Testing & Commissioning of Generators, Transformers, Switchgears, Protection Relays etc in Stage II expansion project.

Graduate Engineer Electrical –Trainee (Nov 1989 to Nov 1990)

Neyveli Lignite Corporation Ltd, Neyveli, India.

Project: Construction and O&M of 7x210MW Thermal Power Station.

Operation & Maintenance of 210 MW Generators, Turbines, Boilers and Switchyard Equipments.

Installation, Testing & Commissioning of Generators, Transformers, Circuit Breakers, CTs, VTs etc.

O&M of Auxiliary systems such as Hydrogen cooling system, Excitation system, LV Switchgears, Thyristor Control System, Battery and Charger Systems, Diesel Generators etc.

Education

Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical & Electronics) – Year 1989

Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai, TN, India.

Professional Memberships

IEEE (Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers, US)

IET (The Institution of Engineering & Technology, UK)

Other Trainings

Advanced Project Management, Doha, Qatar, 2012

Project Management, Dubai, 2008

ICDL, Dubai, 2007

Languages

English, Hindi, Tamil, Malayalam



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