LinkedIn URL: Linkedin.com/in /ashok-anbalagan-941585145
10th Mar 1979 India Indian Male Married
Languages: English, Tamil, Hindi, Kannada, Telugu, and Malayalam
Senior Quantity Surveyor
Accomplished and performance driven professional with extensive experience in quantity surveying and commercial contract management. Solid history of accomplishments in harmonising performance among colleagues to achieve operational goals without compromising quality and safety management regulations and cost/productivity targets. Repeated success in managing all forms of contract FIDIC conditions and reviewing EOT/prolongation and other contractual and non-contractual claims. Adept at leading projects from inception to completion, preparing and implementing consistent and realistic plans/control structures for project, and ensuring completion within time and under budget.
Areas of Expertise
Team Training & Leadership
Contractor & Subcontractor Management
Supply Chain Management
Negotiation & Presentation
Health & Safety Compliance
Reporting & Documentation
Cost Control & Reduction
M/S. KERNEL ENGINEERING CONSULTANCY WLL, Doha, Qatar (Egypt based Consultant) 2015 – Present
Senior Quantity Surveyor
Interim Payment Evaluation, conduct Contract review, BOQ, and drawings/specification reviews to ensure value engineering ratification compliance with original contract. Arrange and manage weekly progress, commercial, client, and contractor meetings, monitoring work progress and issue notice for improvement of progress rate. Deliver contractual and commercial guidance to engineers, including supervision consultants to identify and meet their requirements. Generate and present comprehensive status reports to update senior management on business progress, while preparing contractual letters as well as contractual and non-contractual claims reply to main contractor/Sub Contractors.
Abraj Quartier Tower
Budget: QR2Billion Team Size: 3 Form of Contract: FIDIC Conditions of Contract Application
Spearheaded overall project from start to end, ensuring completion within timey and budgetary constraints.
Enhanced overall operational performance by analysing and addressing potential issues.
M/S.OBAYASHI QATAR LLC- Msheireb Doha Down Town- Phase-3 (Japan Based Main Contractor) 2015
Senior Quantity Surveyor
Ensured safe, secure and efficient delivery of subcontract works by defining subcontract scope and providing contractual information to construction team. Managed and successfully completed project as per works scope, while preparing contractor instruction for subcontractors, final account payment certificate, and subcontractor liability statement in each payment certificate. Organised cost flow projection and three-month look ahead cost data for all subcontracts by collaborating with design and accounts teams.
Budget: QR2.45Billion Team Size: 6 QS and 1 Senior QS Form of Contract: FIDIC Conditions of Contract Application
Identified subcontract variation from tender to IFC drawings, generating variation orders for subcontractors.
Managed and ensured successful completion of several subcontracts, including
oHBK carpentry (QR110M) AGME landscape and Irrigation (QR10M)
oFino Stone Works (QR80M) Samji Stone Works (QR80M)
oGulf GRC (QR20M) United Precast (QR10M)
oHBK Steel Fabrication (QR20M) Various Small Petty Subcontracts
M/S. GULF CONTRACTING CO.WLL, Doha, Qatar (UK based Main Contractor) 2005 - 2015
Quantity Surveyor: Produced quantities bill in accordance with IFC drawings by establishing and implementing measurement methods. Created and presented additional work cost proposal to client with all backups and breakdowns for approval and payment based on Japan Gas Corporation (JGC) standards. Estimated cost to assure contract completion within contract value limit, including all item wise work cost comprising of material and manpower, overhead and profit, prelims, administration expenses, safety requirement, plant, as well as tools and machineries usage cost. Established and maintained long-term professional relationships with customers for repeat business
Construction of Substations for Siemens, ABB, Marubeni, Arriva, Villa at Pearl, Residential Tower at Pearl, Car Show Room for Nissan, All type of Interior Works and Prefabricated Offices, Staff & Labour Accommodation, camps, Mess Hall
Budget: 500 Million Team Size: 5 Qs and 1 Sr.QS Form of Contract: Construction
Delivered strategic leadership to team of 5 Qs’s and encouraged them to achieve set goals, while monitoring material consumption and plant/tools usages as per planed task completion cost.
Improved accuracy value, overhead, and profit estimation by analysing and addressing earlier estimation error in previous projects, while executing current status of construction systems, cost, and related data.
Reduced cost by avoiding rework and non-scope of work to execution team through definition and notification of contractual scope and clear contractual doubts.
Civil Engineer at M/s. Mfar Constructions (p) Ltd. India
Quality Controller at M/S. PVP construction, Tamil Nadu, India.
Quantity Surveyor at M/S. Mass Residency, Tamil Nadu, India.
Site Supervisor at M/S. Femina Hatcheries, Tamil Nadu, India.
Site Supervisor at M/S. Build well construction, Tamil Nadu, India.
Education & Certifications
BTECH Civil Engineering (IC) Indira Gandhi National Open University, New Delhi, India
Diploma in Civil Engineering Valivalam Desiker Polytechnic, Tamil Nadu, India
Certificates: Certified Commercial Contracts Manager- Chicago Training Centre, Doha, Qatar Contract Management in FIDIC- Skills international, Doha, Qatar Certified Cost Professional- Gulf Green International- Doha, Qatar Claim Preparation and Dispute Resolution- Collage of Contract Management, UK Project Management Professional- Skills international, Doha, Qatar
Membership: MQSi (Member of the Quantity Surveyors International, UK), since Jan 2016
Technical Proficiencies: MS Windows, AutoCAD 2000, Archi CAD, MS Office Suite