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Saudi Arabia
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November 06, 2019

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AMR ABDELMEGID KARAM, BEng, PMP®

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Professional experience has been involved with Design, Construction, Supervision and Project Management. Member of Professional Engineering Society. Have rich and dynamic experience in Electromechanical work include Installation, distribution and Testing

& Commissioning in various project types ranging from (Mixed-use, Car park, Monorail, Infrastructure, subterranean roads, Tunnels, Utilities, Urban planning projects and Mega Township). Additional experience includes budgeting and procurement oversight and construction contract, coordination/planning/designing/technical review/carryout/installation/testing & commissioning and Quality. Have managed projects with various project delivery methods including Design and Build, EPC, PM/CM and have strong technical background for all types of MEP system. Worked Senior MEP engineer and Acting Project Manager in all phases of project building and infrastructure, PMO and site work with regional and international consulting firms and construction companies for various projects in MENA / Gulf Region.

Manage projects from concept to completion. Worked on projects in various disciplines for the past years with experience in generators, power plants, ATS, UPS, MDB, MCC, Lighting Fixtures, HVAC, Plumbing, Firefighting, Elevators, Escalator, BMS, ELV, Traffic Signals, Small Powers, Fire Alarm, Public Address system, telephone and Network. Project management & construction services, Design useful Excel base Electrical Programs as per NEC, IEC, IEEE, NFPA, ASHRE Standard, SBC Code, SEC, STC, MOMRA, CDA Regulation.

Professional Summary:

• During Pre-construction responsible for activities such as advise to client on tender preparation and award of O&M contracts, Change order management, Minutes of meetings, Contracts management, Schedule management, logistics, contractor submittals, H&S, QA/QC

• Supervision during construction to cover review/approve of contractor’s test/start up plan, HSE, QA/QC, contractor management, schedule management

• Services during closeout and additional services to assist the client

• Familiar with codes, regulation and International Standards

• Good knowledge of Engineering Program & Electrical power systems and Mechanical software (AutoCAD, DIALUX, MEP Revit)

• Provide guidance, technical, quality leadership to the team, subject matter expertise to project and technical presentation to Clients to achieve time, cost, and quality and safety objectives.

• Good Knowledge of design integrity of Scope, Performance of assigned staff, on-schedule delivery of the work within budget

• Able to manage big part of MEP quality on many locations and Coordinate with QC Manager, QC Engineers establishing Quality Control Plan in daily practice and control Work IR. Documentation

• Serve as technical resource on all matters relating to MEP and Able to apply Engineering principles to the work process

• Expert understanding of design and construction practices

• Provide the essential administrative and technical knowledge, the MEP MANAGER

CERTIFICATE:

PMP®

CERTIFICATES ON THE WAY

LEED GA

PMI-RMP

EDUCATION:

Bachelor of Engineering

Asyut University 1997 – 2002

GEOGRAPHICAL EXPERIENCE:

Saudi Arabia

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP:

- PMI Project Management Institute

(No. 4367901)

- CMAA Construction Management

Association of America (No. 225140)

- Saudi Council of Engineers

(No.115331)

- Egyptian Engineering Syndicate

(No.45/7948)

Office Based:

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Cell:

+966*********

+966*********

Email:

adarso@r.postjobfree.com

adarso@r.postjobfree.com

Skype:

amrmoon2002

LinkedIn:

https://www.linkedin.com/in/am

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objectives of ensuring company competitiveness within the global marketplace by delivering quality services

• Have good knowledge in MEP system calculations

• Experience in Estimation, Procurements, Proposal and Cost Control.

• Ability to prepare written specifications and contract documents.

• Have experience as a project lead on complex, multi-discipline engineering projects. Design, DB, EPC and PMCM

• Manage several project teams, many projects at the same time.

• Responsible for direction, coordination, implementation, execution, and completion of MEP work

• Supervise the inspections, tests and commissioning of the executed works in accordance with approved ITP and Perform audits of completed records to confirm they are complete, accurate and authorized by the relevant authorities.

• Monitor ongoing work activities, ensure the works is completed

• Report on the status of the works regarding the QC activities.

• Report Non-Conformances identified within the works.

• Assist with the determination of suitable correction, corrective/ preventive action to address identified Non-Conformances

• Responsible for all aspects of the project relating to infrastructure and building services includes the management of the MEP team to ensure that the day to day duties are performed professionally

• Continually review and approve discipline work plans, MEP systems studies and man-hour estimates and delivery schedule with regards to MEP and power distribution

• Review and prepare contract documents, test procedures and reports for defined scope

• Perform complex engineering tasks efficiently and accurately

• Prepare engineering computations, material quantity takeoffs, estimates, surveys, and designs

• Interface with other engineering disciplines, construction project managers, departments and clients

• Provide support for other engineering activities as required

• Supervise the installation and Apply knowledge of Power System, lighting, HVAC & Fire protection systems and Plumbing, Low and Medium Voltage MEP distribution systems, Lightning Protection and Grounding. Surge protection, Standby power generation. Uninterruptible power supplies.

• Have knowledge of practices and technical requirements for preparation of Scope of Work, Conceptual Drawings and Tender Documents and perform technical bid analyses

• Review supplier drawing, material submittals, MS, ITS respond to RFI

• Familiar with construction practices and safe work procedures

Personal Summary:

• Pro-active, Adaptable, High Motivated. Have a good work ethic.

• Forward thinker, planner, coordinator and team Player.

• Ability to follow up, track and analyze detailed information

• Strong communications, Accuracy and problem solving.

• Demonstrated commitment to continued learning

• Excellent knowledge of computer application, information system

• Ability to work under pressure.

• Lead and Mentoring others in project management, design practices r-abdelmegid-810a9353/

Language:

English / Arabic

Computer skill:

Excellent

Authorities Approval

KSA:

MOI, MOWE, MOH, SEPA, MOD, RIC,

Amana, Modon

Egypt:

MOD, Investment, Ports, Commerce

and Industrial

Coursework

- Business Analysis

- PACE

- CMAA (Construction Management

Association of America)

- SSGB (6 Sigma green belt)

- PMC Project Management

- SH&E Training Procedures

- BIM

- ISO 14001 Overview &

Implementation Strategy

- PMP® (project management

professional)

- CAPM® (Certified Associate in

Project Management)

- PMI-ACP® (PMI Agile Certified -

Practitioner)

- PRINCE2® Practitioner, PRINCE2®

Foundation (Projects In Controlled

Environments)

Committee

- Team Structure & Function

management Principle

- Treat, Costs and Laws of Data

Breaches & ID Theft

- Change Orders

- FOM Employee Connection &

Communication

- Device Security Basics

- Avoiding Inadvertent Disclosures

- Construction Supervision, Contract

Administration, Records and Reports

- Fall Protection for Construction

- Physical & Technical Safeguards/

Walking, Working Surfaces

- Protected Maintenance for

Electrical Equipment

- Control in Scientific and Laboratory Apparatus

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Work Experience and Responsibilities:

• Supporting the design team from PMO regards the overall infrastructure and building & development services (networks of Electrical network (MV & LV), street lighting, storm water drainage, lift stations, potable water, irrigation and power substation)

• Controlling and evaluation of project progress and report to project manager (time and quality)

• Coordinate all activities of suppliers, Contractor and subcontractors

• Perform quality check/inspection to ensure assembly work is completed according to requirements.

• Coordinating technical support with internal and external interface partners

• Manage, Supervise, planning and coordination the MEP Work

• Ensure corrective/preventive actions are taken

• Organizing, compiling, submitting and controlling of technical documents

• Supporting with authority liaison & project approvals

• SEC, MUMRA, MOWE, Telecom Authority, Civil Defense) Undertaking electrical and mechanical redesign of the following System:

• MEP work include building and utilities

• Installation of the plumbing Works (water supplying, derange, sanitary fixtures and domestic water pumps with the underground water tank)

• Power Systems (MV/LV/ELV)

• Indoor and outdoor lighting and Traffic Signal

• Earthling and lightning protection systems

• Emergency and Safety lighting systems

• Fire detection and Fire Alarm Systems

• Telecommunication and Low Current System

• Supervision all HVAC works

• Undertaking Review and Approval of Contractor technical submissions, shop drawings, MS and ITP

• Undertaking witness testing/commission of MEP systems and site inspection

• Provide technical support in Electromechanical, Power and low current with Designers, site supervision consultant’s and site contractors.

• Provide recommendations to management personnel on engineering related matters

• Monitor the construction activities works

• Attend end Technical & Progress Meetings with the Professional Team, General Contractor and Client meetings to facilitate any complicated situation and issues.

• Solve technical problems related to the construction activities

• Review and valuation of site instructions in accordance with the contract conditions and specifications.

• Monitor quality control procedures, deficiencies noted, and corrective actions implemented.

• Interact with all engineering disciplines, construction project managers, and clients.

• Support the PM and PD in the engineering and management functions required to successfully complete the project.

• Coordinate with the FM and Operators, Project Scheduler, Cost

Parsons Corporation

June 2018 – Present

Senior MEP Engineer

Client: MODON

Project:

-CMZ Project

Development 6 million square meter

of construction building

including MV and LV power,

substation, telecom and fiber hub

cabinet, fire hydrant and firefighting

include infrastructure, Utilities and

building development and all MEP

work fitting out.

346 million SAR

May 2017 – May 2018

Senior MEP Engineer

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Client:

PIF (Public Investment Fund)

Project:

King Abdullah Financial District

SAR 28 Billion

1.6 million square meters

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Engineer and Construction Manager regarding MEP works procurement, installation, testing, commissioning and any specific impact these works might have on project schedule, project cost plan, quality standards, required durability, specified performance as well as operation and maintenance. Recommend remedial measures to address identified problems and risks during construction.

• Oversee and coordinate the preparation of the snag lists related to MEP systems and follow-up for timely action to complete the same.

• Lead the coordination and management of testing, commissioning and handing over activities for the MEP systems. Ensure that the relevant as-built drawings, O&M manuals, warrantees, spares and necessary training of the Client’s maintenance team are carried out properly and in a timely manner

• Support and oversee the MEP services associated with any fit-out works in tenant areas undertaken by others

• Participate in the preparation of the monthly and other periodic reports.

• Coordinate testing and inspection of MEP works, review test reports and make recommendations as necessary.

• Carry out daily site walks to verify progress, monitor quality and report on findings, perform other duties as assigned by the supervisor as needed.

• Review the Design Consultant’s response to RFI’s and submission of revised drawings for completeness and additional cost implications.

• Providing leadership and subject matter expertise to the project to achieve time, cost, quality and safety objectives.

• Monitor and report on the production of information with respect to the discipline-related services submittal progress.

• Review submitted shop drawings and material submittals against the drawings and specifications, local codes and statutory requirements and international best practice.

• Check and ensure co-ordination between discipline-related services works and all other disciplines.

• Provide technical input and experience to resolve discipline-related engineering issues on the project.

• Monitor the Engineers and Inspectors performance to ensure that they are fulfilling their roles and responsibilities.

• Maintain open communication with the client and contractor's discipline engineers on project related issues.

• Coordinate the works to ensure successful project hand-over.

• Maintain a daily project related diary.

• Prepare project reports on progress of works, quality and technical conformance of the works, safety and other matters.

• Attend technical and progress meetings with the contractor/client's representative.

• Supporting with authority liaison & project approvals

• SEC, MUMRA, MOWE, Telecom Authority, Civil Defense) Undertaking electrical and mechanical redesign of MEP work include building and utilities

• Installation of the plumbing Works (water supplying, derange, sanitary fixtures and domestic water pumps with the underground water tank)

• Power Systems (MV/LV/ELV)

“KAFD” project include:

Hotel, Resort, High rise office, Luxury

residential, retail, aquarium-

Conference-Center, Museum, Earth's

Climate Center, Science Museum,

Relaxation Health Club, Interactive

Children's Museum, Grand mosque

Wadi, walkways, Monorail, Car Park,

subterranean roads, tunnels, sky

walk & Sky bridge

Infrastructure work, 4 power plants

132/13.8 KV, R.O, irrigation, storm,

sewer and 2 districts cooling 100,000

Parsons Corporation

March 2014 – March 2017

Senior MEP Engineer

Client: MOH (Ministry of Housing)

Program, PMO + 17 Projects

Services Provided,

Project and Program Management,

Design, construction supervision,

Engineering, Technical services, Data

collection and Master planning.

-Dammam project

10-million square meters

1.8 billion SAR

- Development of the Work include

Residential, Governmental and

Commercial building.

- Infrastructure works

-Qateef Albadrani Project

560-thousand square meters

130 million SAR

– Infrastructure works and building

development include Residential,

Governmental and Commercial.

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• Responsible for the technical office work (design, estimation, procurement) and visit projects locations to finalize site activities

• In-depth Review tender drawings, specification and provide technical clearance to subordinates

• Working with design organizations, both internal and external, to deliver an approved project design

• Follow up with end user material/subcontractor’s submittal & approval in coordination with Client

• Managing Engineers/subcontractors & coordinate with PM with coverage of complete MEP System

• Governance and oversight of all project activities and assigned work responsibilities

• Responsible for overall plan, design/engineering/coordination and implementation/execution of respective services including control and monitoring of progress, schedule

• carry out the design and drawing ensuring its optimization and full compliance with the contract including local regulations, practices, laws

• Participate in Estimation and take off quantities for the MEP items

• Records in detail preliminary MEP survey studies, tender documents, technical specification

• Prepare presentation, writes reports related to MEP engineering of projects and attend meeting

• Supports the needs of other discipline leads for input to their efforts

• Implementing site QA programs, Observe Construction Procedures & evaluate results from QC

• Ensuring staff are kept informed of important and relevant service/design decisions and that the objectives of the client are achieved, the construction work is in keeping with current legislation, and Standards and Codes of Practice

• Participate in bedding and produce P.O and approved submittals according to requirements

• Prepares technical specifications and scope of work descriptions and product document

• Provides technical advice and guidance in all discipline aspects, technical support during pre-bid phase, technical proposal evaluation phase, and post-award

• Prepares Request for Proposal (RFP), RFQ, PO documents and conceptual design concepts

• Provides Coordinate with Engineering and the end-user in the development of conceptual design

• Participates in technical evaluation of potential bidders for contracts on assigned projects, in recommending shortlists of qualified contractors. Coordinates technical analysis & evaluation of bids proposed

• Prepares man-hour estimates and material takeoffs.

• Manage and direct Electrical and mechanical works

• review design and documentation of all projects

• Supervise MEP work include but not limited to (main and emergency power, Elevators, ATS, UPS, HVAC, firefighting, lighting, sockets, low current, plumbing and grounding)

SNS

Saudi Naval Support Co. Ltd

August 2012 - February 2014

Senior Technical Engineer

(Technical Office Work and

Site Management)

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Project:

- Construction of Marine Monitor

Tower.

Client

SEPA (Sea Port Authority)

Project:

- Facility Management Project for

American Complex Building

Client

Ministry of Defense

Projects:

- Supervise many projects include

The project of developing and

implementation the Utilities and

Facility in Abha, Khamis Mushait and

Al-Baha region

Client

MOWE

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• Responsible for various MEP works, develop and maintain electrical systems Reviewing and approving shop drawings and engineering material submissions

• Planning and monitoring work schedules for Engineers and Inspectors

• Responding to contractor technical queries and provide technical support

• Ensure projects comply with relevant standards while focusing on safety, reliability and quality

• Develops and builds client relations

• Provide Regular Progress Reports for Stakeholders & Attending Site Meeting

• Monitors technical progress of contractor. Coordinate the review of design drawings, specifications, manuals, shop drawings, vendor data, calculations and other technical information submitted by contractor during all phases of contract execution.

• Coordinates the interface between Engineering and other disciplines on the project including Process Engineering, Project Controls, Project Management, Procurement and Contracts, Construction

• Serve as a project lead in MEP and EI&C for multiple project

• Review Standard for materials and equipment to ensure they are in accordance with specifications

• Provide best practice engineering advice and services to project personnel

• Review Tender documentation/provide technical assistance in the preparation of the tender submissions

• Supervision of Installation, testing and commissioning of MEP and instrumentation

• Acting in a final acceptance capacity on all technical matters related to the design of the system to ensure contractual and maintenance compliance requirements

• Renovation and improvement projects/contracts

• Provide complete O&M management services including construction

& maintenance management

• Providing supervision and technical Services for all projects and contracts

• Implementing quality assurance programs for MEP work

• Continually ensuring that practices, policies, strategy and services represent the client’s best interests and that the construction work is in keeping with current legislation, and Standards and Codes of Practice

• Working on construction site, assists Resident Engineer with implementing electrical engineering practices and related standards

• Responsible for coordinating the individual Engineering Discipline Leads

• Ensures that the engineering work on the project is completed on schedule, meets MOD quality standards including review meetings and checking procedures, performance is within the baseline man hour and material budgets, required deliverables are produced, change management is executed in a timely manner

• Participates in people development through mentoring, development of training material, and conducting/training seminars Projects.

July 2010 - July 2012

Project Engineer

Technical Support and Site

Management

Projects:

Provide Technical Support and

Consultancy Service.

Client: MOWE

Egyptian Financial & Industrial Co.

May 2007 - July 2010

Project Engineer

Project:

Manage and control MEP work of

projects include (Infrastructure,

Power Plant, Cooling Tower, Water

Treatment, Industrial Process and

Utilities)

(Residential, office building, and

entertainment facilities)

Egypt

MEFM Company

November 2004 – May 2007

Project Engineer

Project:

Facility and Utility Management

Client:

Ministry of Investment

Egypt

Ministry of Defense "MOD"

October 2002 - October 2004

Project:

Rehabilitation-of-Civilization

Radiation Center



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