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Civil Engineer

Toronto, ON, Canada
April 27, 2020

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PEO Engineer in Training

Professional Engineers Ontario, Canada (In process).

Member of Society of Engineers, UAE.

Member of Pakistan Engineering Council.


Design Management

Manage overall infrastructure design works together with production of drawings and specification for approvals.

Liaising with other engineers/disciplines within the company and external stakeholders.

Overseeing the work of junior staff and mentoring.

Manage staff and deliverables with respect to project requirements and to meet deadlines.

Ensuring the good quality of design product and implementation of company’s quality procedures.

Engineering Design

Design of water supply and wastewater management systems, fire hydrant networks and utilities corridors within the context of roads/urban development projects.

Hydraulic modeling of water and wastewater pipelines.

Assessment of impact on existing utilities, utilities protection and relocation works.

Design Coordination

Data acquisition and follow up with local agencies/utility operators.

Meetings with client/municipalities/utilities agencies/design reviewers to determine the project requirements with the ultimate goal of obtaining design approvals.

Coordinate with overseas design offices globally and external consultants on various design aspects.


Senior Design Engineer (Jan 2016 – Present), Dorsch Holding GmbH, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Senior Utilities Engineer (June 2015 – Jan 2016), Arcadis Middle East, Doha, Qatar

Senior Utilities Engineer (Feb 2007 – June 2015), Atkins Middle East, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Junior Engineer (Jan 2006 – Feb 2007), AKD Capital Ltd, Pakistan

Junior Manager Technical (Sept 2005 – Dec 2005), Dadex Eternit Ltd, Pakistan

Trainee Engineer (Sept 2002 – June 2003), Pakistan State Oil Company Ltd, Pakistan



Design Management

Critical Thinking

Results Oriented




Strong Work Ethic

3135 Boxford Cres. Unit 6

Mississauga, ON. L5M 0X1

Mixed-Use Developments – Residential, Hotel and Resort:

Design of utilities networks, utility corridors and design coordination from utilities department side. The projects include:

Ghantoot Hotel and Resort, 912 villas and hotel facility in Abu Dhabi, UAE.

Hayat Island, residential-cum-resort facility of around 3,500 units in RAK, UAE.

Prince Sultan Cultural Centre (approx. 240 ha), Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Al Habtoor Polo Ground, Dubai, UAE.

Abu Dhabi Marina City Plot C2 (63 high-end residential villas), Abu Dhabi, UAE.

Grand Hills Development (172 ha.), Dubai, UAE.

Master of Applied Science / Civil Engineering

University of Toronto, Canada

2003 - 2005

Bachelor of Engineering – Civil

NED University of Engineering and Technology, Pakistan

1998 - 2002


Utilities Design Engineer and Coordinator with 18+ years of work experience. Possess a Master of Applied Science degree in Civil Engineering and expertise in infrastructure design management. Seeking an opportunity to apply my knowledge and experience into a role at senior level.






AutoCAD and Civil 3D

Bentley WaterCAD

Bentley StormCAD

Bentley SewerCAD

Strong in Ms Word, Excel, and Power Point

Working knowledge of Ms Project and Primavera

Schema for Interoperable Representation of Environmental and Social Costs in Highway Construction, Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, Vol. 135, Issue 4, pp.254-266 (April 2009).




University of Toronto, Canada

2003 - 2005

Scholarship from University of Toronto, Toronto for graduate studies.

Merit scholarships from NED University of Engineering and Technology, Karachi for good academic performance during under-grad studies.

Gold medal for good academic performance in school.

Mega Developments:

Development of North Al Wathba Infrastructure, Abu Dhabi, UAE (18,290 residential units, approx. area 40 sq. km): Design of water distribution network including demand estimates, hydraulic sectorization and network structuring, water service reservations, house connections strategy, fire hydrants layout. Also worked on design of utilities corridors planning in relation to utility networks and road layouts.

Re-assessment and Evaluation of Infrastructure for around 2,500 additional (infill) plots in South Shamkha Development (of around 12,750 existing villa plots)

Al Khrair Area, Al Ain, UAE (approx. 804 ha): Master planning and concept design of water distribution and fire fighting network for a residential development.

Al Gharbia 2030 Long Range Plan, Abu Dhabi Western Region, UAE: Analysis of existing water consumption and 2030 Water demand forecast for the 7 key settlement of the western region of Abu Dhabi. The region comprises of 59% of Abu Dhabi Emirate.

East Hidd Housing Development, Kingdom of Bahrain (approx. 230 ha): Detailed design of water distribution and fire fighting network. The design included network structuring into mains and sector lines, hydraulic modelling of the network, design report and detailed design drawings.

Residential Communities with Public Facilities and Infrastructure, UAE:

Design of water supply, fire-fighting and drainage networks, design of utility corridors and general design coordination from utilities team perspective from master planning to detailed design stages for various residential community projects in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain suburbs totaling hundreds of residential units in each. The projects include:

306 Residential Villas and Community Facilities in Al Saad.

204 Residential Villas and Community Facilities in Sweihan.

250 Residential Villas and Community Facilities in Al Samha.

Infrastructure Facilities for 168 Residential Plots in Mirfa.

Infrastructure Facilities for 86 Residential Plots in Baynonah, Madinat Zayed.

Ras Ghurab Island (approx. 600 ha), residential/leisure facility in north-east of Abu Dhabi island.

Design and Built of (300 Villas with 30 Plots) Housing Project in Al Hayer with Infrastructure facilities.

Roads and Infrastructure for Commercial Plots in Al Jimi, Al Ain – 600 Residential Units and Commercial Spaces.

Merzab Community – 491 Residential Units and Commercial Spaces, Al Samha, Abu Dhabi.

Sector W52-2 (148 Residential Plots), Abu Dhabi.

Residential Plot in Al Shuaibah (Approx. 80 ha.), Al Ain.

Shiebat Al Watah (Approx. 550 ha.), Al Ain.

Zayed Sports City (Approx. 110 ha.), Abu Dhabi.

Shiab Al Ashkar (Approx. 410 ha.), Al Ain.

Building Projects:

IPIC New Head Quarters Building, Abu Dhabi, UAE (Building Project): Design of storm sewer system and authority approval.

Hilton Capital Grand in Abu Dhabi: Design of sanitary sewer and storm sewer systems and their connections to municipal networks.



Date of Birth: March 04, 1979

Marital Status: Married

Driver’s License: Canada (ON), UAE, and Qatar





Industrial Areas:

Design of water supply and fire-fighting networks for the industrial demand and fire-fighting needs. The projects include:

Aseer Second Industrial City, Aseer, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia covering around 1,800 hectare.

Manateq Leased Areas in Mesaieed Industrial City, Qatar. Spread over 1,275 hectare from light to medium industries.

Rehabilitation of sea water fire-fighting network in Shuaiba Industrial Area, Kuwait. Rehabilitation and upgrade to cater to latest fire-fighting demand.

Khalifa Port Industrial Zone - KPIZ, Secondary Infrastructure Roads and Utilities, Abu Dhabi, UAE: Potable water and process water network detailed design of various phases in KPIZ.

Hydraulic Modelling of Water Networks:

Prepared hydraulic models from network layouts and run the analysis. Projects include:

Jubail Industrial City, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia: Hydraulic model analysis for existing and proposed potable water system for the entire industrial city.

Madinat Zayed, UAE: Analysis of existing water distribution network and assessment of future requirements, hydraulic modelling and master plan framework report.

Transportation – Roads:

New Orbital Highway Doha – Contract 2: Design of utilities corridors with respect to existing utilities, protection of existing utilities and design of treated sewerage effluent (TSE) and water pipelines with in the project scope.

Upgrading Eastern Road in Hili Khalif Area, Al Ain, UAE: Design of storm sewer system, services corridors, relocation of existing utilities etc.

Transportation – Airports:

King Abdul Aziz International Airport, Jeddah, KSA: Storm water drainage design and detailing of landside main access roads and other facilities. The sewer system included conduits, box sections, open channels, culverts, tunnel drainage, siphon crossing using AutoCAD Civil 3D.

Al Ain International Airport, MRO Facility, UAE: Preliminary design of storm sewer system including open channels and culverts, technical coordination with various disciplines for services corridors planning.

Sweihan Airbase, Abu Dhabi, UAE: Design of water distribution, fire fighting and irrigation networks, hydraulic modelling and design drawings.

Design Reviews:

Review of Water Supply and Fire Fighting Networks design:

Qatar Special Economic Zone 1, 150 ha. of industrial area

Qatar Special Economic Zone 3, 30 km2 of industrial zone

Al Wakra Logistic City, Qatar, 606 ha. of industrial area

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