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Mechanical Engineer Design

Beirut, Beirut Governorate, Lebanon
May 28, 2020

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[ NOAMAN, Mohamad Waleed] Check for updated CV, downloadable in PDF at: PERSONAL




Phone No.: +961-**-***-***

Skype ID: MWNoaman

Nationality: Lebanese

Date of Birth: 12th May 1986




Lebanon Response Team Beirut, Lebanon

Position Title: Design Lead

Achievement: development of controllable device that repurposes a Bag-Valve-Mask for volume-control ventilation, via a unique design that is compact, minimalistic, and scalable with local industrial resources. Outcome: prototype is produced and concept validated, featuring a sheet-metal laser-cut structure with a steel cables system driven by a single motored pulley, Arduino-controlled. Max volumetry values achieved. Further Works: Bench testing, optimizing controls, finalizing user-interface and enclosure. YouTube Reference URL:

Jan 2018 – Nov 2019

Project: ASCEND – A Novel Ground Mobility Platform for Service Robotics Applications Beirut, Lebanon Position Title: Product Development Mechanical Engineer Achievement: As global business demand grows for autonomous ground mobility solutions, this project presents a novel device for mobility / payload movement in non-planar spaces, featuring smooth, continuous and stable climbing motion, that can integrate as a versatile and low-cost alternative to existing solutions. Main Target Applications: 1) Personal Mobility (Stairclimbing Wheelchairs) 2) Last-Mile Logistics Robots 3) Autonomous Remote Operation in Industrial Sites 4) R&D / Misc. Industrial Applications Outcome: prototype is successfully built and tested, and proposed concept is proven, after multiple iterations of product design, CAD modeling, manufacturing, assembly and controls. Device Capabilities: Travel in slalom with varying turning radius, tilted, inclined paths and uneven terrains. Up/downward climbing over narrow/wide bumps, pavements, straight and curved stairs at various rises/runs. Oct 2015 – Nov 2017

RapidManufactory - MIMAJ s.a.r.l. Bldg 45, Road 702A, Mkalles Industrial City, Beirut, Lebanon Industrial Domain: Additive Manufacturing (AM), Product Design Services Position Title: Mechanical Engineer

Main Project Achievements / Contributions:

• Mechanical development and prototyping of a mobile app-controlled smart door lock, SMARKE

• Development of the Big-Voxel, an inhouse-developed large-scale FDM 3D-Printer

• Collaborated with business clients and delivered design solutions for prospected product ideas Main Operation Responsibilities:

• Operation, scheduling and servicing of SLS machine EOS P100 Formiga, FDM and SLA 3D printers

• Preparation and execution of 3D print job orders, CAD & STL files reparation and enhancement

• Research and testing of proprietary polymer powder for low-cost SLS 3D printing applications

• Client correspondence and management, quotations, and follow up on orders and deliverables Additional Assignments: delivered seminars on AM fundamentals to universities and business incubators Applied Software: SolidWorks, Materialise Magics, NetFabb, Slic3r, Makerbot, Excel VBA BFG International w.l.l. Mina Salman Industrial Area, P.O. Box 26197, Manama, Bahrain Industrial Domain: FRP Composites Manufacturing – Railway Integrated Sanitary Cabins and Interiors Aug 2011 – Aug 2013

Position Title: Production Development Engineer

Team Leader for the Assembly Industrialization Development: delivered improvements into assembly processes across 10+ projects of railway cabins, interiors, driver desk and front-ends, including:

• Increased visibility and traceability of assembly process steps via time studies and performance indicators, laying the grounds for introducing advanced assembly-assisting equipment

• Improved reflection of design configuration changes to the production floor via BOM auditing, amendment and restructuring for production. Minimized item-shortage issues and dispatch delays

• Maintained assembly quality and timeliness: produced jigs and fixtures for bracket bonding, FRP drilling and trimming, pneumatic gripping frame for front-end windshield handling MOHAMAD WALEED NOAMAN

M.Des, B.Eng, IPMA, CSWP

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• Facilitated material transportation and assembly line ergonomics via specialized kitting trolleys

• Produced detailed instruction manuals for complete assembly processes of cabin projects

• Testing Apparatuses: door life-cycle pneumatic apparatus, fixture frame for nose-cone lifting mechanism Position Title: Design and Development Engineer

• 3D modeling of railway cabin and interior parts and assemblies, revising and releasing of 2D drawings

• Contributed to MRP BOM determination for project bidding – FRP molding processes

• Generated product packing / unpacking configurations for land / sea container shipments

• Railway wiring harness estimation for cost control, sample standardization, and customer references

• Took part in 1st article inspections and 1st draft assemblies of newly initiated projects Applied Software: CATIA V5, Excel VBA, Excel PIVOT, AutoCAD, MS Project, MS Office applications EDUCATION

Oct 2013 –Jun 2015

Cranfield University School of Applied Sciences, Cranfield, United Kingdom Masters of Design (M.Des) in Innovation and Creativity in Industry Individual Thesis: ‘Materials Selection to Enhance Technological Competitiveness’ Group Project: ‘Developing the Data Flow to Support Asset Availability at Intelligent Energy’ Modules: Technology and Prototyping, Consumer Trends, Whole System Design, Smart Materials, Entrepreneurship, Branding Management, Innovation Management, and Project Management. Sep 2004 – Jun 2010

American University of Beirut - AUB Faculty of Engineering and Architecture, Beirut, Lebanon Bachelor of Engineering (B.Eng) in Mechanical Engineering Graduation Project: ‘Outdoor Stair Climbing Wheelchair’ Nominated for AUB Creative Project of the Year, and received the Dean’s Honors Main Technical Courses: Mechanical and Machine Design, Manufacturing Processes and Quality Control, Thermo-fluids, Instrumentation, Controls, Mechatronics, and Engineering Economy Extra-Curricular Activities: ASME, Toastmasters Intl, Red Cross, AUB Choir, and Campus Yearbook CERTIFICATIONS

APMP: The APM Project Management Qualification (IPMA Level-D®, SCQF Level 7) – May 2015 Certified SolidWorks® Professional: in the areas of Mechanical Design, Drawing Tools, Sheet Metal Design, Molding Tools, Surfacing and Weldments. Proficient in other SolidWorks applications including Motion and Simulation, Routing, and API application – Aug 2015 – Nov 2015 Certified Lean Management (ASQ Aligned and BKO Accredited Course) Instructed by: Six Sigma Academy Amsterdam, via Udemy © - Oct 2017

Deloitte Workshop “Making the Business Case for Additive Manufacturing” participation during visit to RAPID 2016 Exhibition for Additive Manufacturing Technologies, in Orlando, Florida, USA – May 2016 Goethe Institute Certificates in German Language: A1, A2, B1 and B2 – Oct 2015 - Apr 2017 Toastmasters International: Competent Communicator (CC) – Jun 2012 COMPUTER SKILLS


Proficient User: SolidWorks, CATIA V5, MS Excel / Excel Visual Basic & Pivot, MS Office Applications Very Good User: PTC Creo (Pro-Engineer), Arduino IDE, Materialise Magics, NetFabb, Slic3r, Makerbot Good User: Python, AutoCAD, CAMWorks, MS Project, and Adobe Products Fundamental Knowledge in: SAP ERP 6.0, MS Access



Toastmasters International: Competent Communicator (CC), had several designations as Master of Ceremonies, Contest Chair, competed in several speech, Table-Topics and Evaluation contests, mentorship of newly-enrolled members. Exec-Com. Treasurer at Manama Toastmasters Club for two terms. SPORTS, HOBBIES


Voice-Over Recording, Tennis, Clarinet, and Vocal Singing (Tenor). DRIVING LICENSES

Type-B Passenger Car Driving Licenses from: United Kingdom, Bahrain and Lebanon LANGUAGES

Arabic: Mother Tongue, English: Fluent User, German: Vantage User (Goethe Zertifikat B2) Beirut, 12th May 2020

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Profile Summary:

Holder of Master degree in Design for Innovation and Creativity in Industry, and Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering. Recently completed a product innovation project – ASCEND: a novel ground mobility device for Service Robotics applications, and the proposed concept is proven. In response to COVID-19 pandemic, also completed a prototype of a cost- effective BVM-based ventilator for local manufacturing and utilization. Experienced in product design, innovation management, additive manufacturing applications, and rail cabin assembly industrialization. APMP certified in Project Management, Certified SolidWorks Professional, and a Toastmasters Competent Communicator. Fluency in Arabic and English, and conversational German.

Currently seeking engineering work positions in mechanical design, project engineering, or production processes, preferably in the field of product development, special machines, innovation research, or in other relevant industrial fields.

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Mobile No.: +961 (70) 904 200

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