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Electrical Engineer Power Plant

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May 23, 2020

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RACEL MANZANA CRUZ

ELECTRICAL ENGINEER

PROFESSIONAL OBJECTIVE

WORK EXPERIENCE SUMMARY:

Graduate of Electrical Engineering with 25 years overall Experience (13 years Owner/Consulting Engineer and 12 years Main Contractor).

Projects: Common Sulfur, Power Plants (Combine Cycle (Gas & Steam), Coker, Coal/Pet & Thermal), Refineries, Transmission & Distribution, Infrastructure(Airport, Embassy, Rail Transit, Factory & Farm), Oil & Gas (Onshore /Offshore),LNG, Substation, Fit Out (Malls & Restaurant), High-rise Building, Hotel, Towers, Villas, Condominium, Renovation Works.

International & Local Locations (Philippines, Malaysia, Aruba, Saudi Arabia, Ghana, Qatar, Jordan and Fiji)

BRIEF LISTING OF AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

- Electrical Engineering

- FEED and Detailed Design

- Consultancy / Owner Engineer

- Construction/Supervision/Implementation

- Pre-commissioning & Commissioning

- Greenfield & Brownfield Project

- PMC & EPCC Services

REGISTRATION/AFFILIATIONS:

-Institute of Integrated Electrical Engineer (IIEE)\

-Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Associate

-Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

-Construction Industry Development Board Malaysia

-Meralco Foundation Technical Institute

SKILLS:

Consulting, Supervision and Inspection for Project Management Construction/Consulting (PMC) and Engineering Procurement Construction & Commissioning (EPCC) Works.

Knowledgeable in Designing, Detail Design, Interior Design, Material & Cost Take off, Tendering, Documentation and implementation.

Has experience in electrical schedule, coordinating and monitoring activities. Knowledge of Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Commissioning management acquired through specialized instruction and practical experience.

Proficiency in using PC for basic software applications such as Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Project, Outlook and Power Point). Knowledgeable in using multiple specific applications such as PDF, Autocad

WORK EXPERIENCE

Time

January 2018 to January 2020

Employer

Arkel International LLC

Location

Suva, Fiji Island

Position

Senior Electrical Engineer

Major Project Undertaken

U.S. Embassy Suva Fiji Look-back Warehouse & Site Upgrades Project

Duties & Responsibilities

Assign as Electrical Superintendent/Engineer for the Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Commissioning Work (EPCC). The project consists of Warehouse, Recration, Transfer, SCAC WWTP & Fire Pump Area.

Responsible for the overall implement and supervision of construction and erection activities for Electrical System (Lighting & Power System, 11KVSubstation, Power Transformer, 11KV MV Switchgear, Generator, Earthing, MV/LV Panel & Distribution Board, Lightning Protection, Telecommunication, Fire Alarm System and TSS (Video Surveillance, WLAN/LAN,, Access Control System & CCTV)) of the Project.

Conducting feasibility studies to estimate materials, time and labor costs.

Coordinate to Client OBO prior for approval of shop drawings, Materials, specification, Testing & Commissioning.

Time

January 2016 to October 2017

Employer

Black & Veatch International

Location

Amman, Jordan

Position

Senior Electrical Field Engineer

Major Project Undertaken

- 1x30MW net Coal/Pet Coke, Power Plant

Manaseer Modern Cement and Mining Co. Ltd Jordan

Duties & Responsibilities

Assigned as Owner Engineer/ Project Management Construction/Consultant (PMC) for Electrical Works of Power Plant for Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Commissioning work (EPCC). The Plant consist of Turbine Generator, Water Treatment Plant, Boiler, Fuel Handling System, Air Cooled Condenser, Fin Fan Cooler, Diesel Generator, Crusher/Stocker Reclaimer/Conveyor Yard, Bed/Fly ASH Silo, Power House Bldg. Power Transformer, Auxiliary & Converter Transformer, Fin Fan Cooler, Air Compressor Bldg. Admin and Workshop Bldg.

My scope to develop the Engineering Management Responsible for PMC Project including Project Execution Plan, Develop Engineering Schedule, Coordinate of EPCC Contractor activities

Responsible for the overall Supervision & Inspection of EPCC Contractor for various electrical installation such as MV Power Transformer, Auxiliary & Converter transformer, Dry Type Transformer, Busduct, Neutral Ground Resistor, MV & LV Switchgears, MCC, RTCC, DC Battery Charger, Diesel Generator, UPS, Lighting Panel, Telecommunication System, ELV Sysem, Fire Alarm & Detection System, Lighting System, Cable Pulling, MV Cable Splicing and Termination, Electric VFD Motors and LCS, Grounding System, Lightning Protection System, Building Lightings and Street Lightings..

Monitor and review scope changes of EPCC Contractor to PMC to minimize potential claims.

Monitor and provide comment for clearance of hazop actions and design review changes

Implement project procedures to ensure an effective and efficient system for safety, quality, cost and schedule.

Review of engineering submittals i.e. Project Drawings, Vendor Drawings, Material and Design/Detail Design.

Pre –commissioning and Commissioning of Power distribution Facilities, Relay and Control panels, MCC, 11KV Switchgears SF6 (Vacuum and Air Circuit Breakers), Auxiliary & Converter transformer, Dry Type Transformers, VFD Motors, Solo Run Test, Hi-Pot test of MV Power Cables and Supervision of Commissioning works – Start-up Period (Pre-Commissioning), Commissioning and Taking over.

Time

November 2009 to November 2015

Employer

Alonso, Hernandez & Asociados S.L. (ah)

Location

Doha, Qatar

Position

Senior Electrical Engineer

Major Project Undertaken

- TJ Pearl Mansion

- Sheraton Hotel Renovation

- Fit out works for Eatopia Restaurant, Leila Shop & Blink - Gate Mall

- New Doha International Airport (NDIA) Airline Operation Facilities - CP-65

- New Villa Umm Salal, Villa A & B + Majlis + Mosque + Service Bdg. + Substation

- 26th Storey Viva Bharya 18 Building Project in Pearl Qatar

- Umm Birka Super S/S – 400/220/132/11 KV Super Substation Supply

Duties & Responsibilities

Assigned for Project Management Construction/Consultant (PMC) of Power Distribution/Transmission/Utilities, High Rise Building, Interior Design, Fit Out and Infrastructure (Substation) of Engineering Engineering-Procurement-Construction and Commissioning works (EPCC) of Electrical System

My scope to develop the Engineering Management Responsible for PMC Project including Project Execution Plan, Quantity Surveyor, Develop Engineering Schedule, Coordinate of EPCC Contractor activities.

Manage the costs on a construction project. Helping to ensure that the construction project is completed within its projected budget. ... price/forecast the cost of the different materials needed for the project. Prepare tender documents, contracts, budgets, bills of quantities and other documentation.

Responsible for the overall Supervision & Inspection of various electrical installation such as HV & MV Power Transformer, Dry Type Transformer, Busduct, Neutral Ground Resistor, MV & LV Switchgears, MCC, RTCC, Load Shedding, Line Protection System, Annunciator, Interposing Relay, DC Battery Charger, UPS, Lighting Panel, Lighting System, Cable Pulling, MV Cable Splicing and Termination, Electric Motors and LCS, Grounding System, Lightning Protection System, Building Lightings, Street Lightings and Extra Low Voltage System (Public Address, Telecommunication, Video Surveillance, WLAN/LAN, Fire Alarm & Detection System, Access Control System, Home Automation, BMS & CCTV).

Participate in EPCC Contractors Project specific reviews, Technical Integrity Review, Commissioning Plan Review, Safety and Risk Review and Inspection and Testing..

Pre –commissioning and Commissioning of Power distribution Facilities, Relay and Control panels, MCC, 11KV Switchgears SF6 (Vacuum and Air Circuit Breakers), Auxiliary & Converter transformer, Dry Type Transformers, VFD Motors, Solo Run Test, Hi-Pot test of MV Power Cables

Time

June 2007 to October 2009

Employer

Washington Group & Al Jaber Energy Consortium

Location

Ras Laffan, Qatar

Position

Senior Electrical Engineer

Major Project Undertaken

Qatar Gas - Common Sulfur Project(Qatar Liquefied Gas Company Limited) – Ras Laffan

Duties & Responsibilities

Assigned for Project Management Construction/Consultant (PMC) of Power Distribution/Transmission/Utilities, High Rise Building, Interior Design, Fit Out and Infrastructure (Substation) of Engineering Engineering-Procurement-Construction and Commissioning works (EPCC) of Electrical System

Provider of engineering submittals i.e. Project Drawings, Vendor Drawings, Material and Design/Detail Design.

Supervision, Inspection & Implementation works for various Electrical Installation such as MV Power Transformer, Dry Type Transformer, Busduct, Neutral Ground Resistor, MV & LV Switchgears, MCC, RTCC, Load Shedding, Line Protection System, Annunciator, Interposing Relay, DC Battery Charger, UPS, Lighting Panel, Fire Alarm & Detection System, Lighting System, Cable Pulling, MV Cable Splicing and Termination, Electric Motors and LCS, Grounding System, Lightning Protection System, Building Lightings and Street Lightings.

Coordinate to client for managing the costs on a construction project. Helping to ensure that the construction project is completed within its projected budget. ... price/forecast the cost of the different materials needed for the project.

Attend the project meetings including - Monthly design and coordination meetings.

Coordinate to Client Qatar Gas, Kharamaa, Qtel & Civil Defense prior for approval of shop drawings, Materials, specification, Testing & Commissioning.

Time

May 2005 to May 2007

Employer

B.L. Harbert International, L.L.C

Location

Accra, Ghana, West Africa

Position

Electrical Field Superintendent

Major Project Undertaken

- United State of America Embassy (New Embassy Compound Project)

Duties & Responsibilities

The company is Main Contractor and assign as Electrical Field Superintendent for the Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Commissioning Work (EPCC). The project consists of NOB, SCAC, MCAC, MSGQ, Street Light and Playground.

Responsible for the overall implement and supervision of construction and erection activities for Electrical System (Lighting & Power System, 11KVSubstation, Power Transformer, 11KV MV Switchgear, Generator, Earthing, MV/LV Panel & Distribution Board) Lightning Protection and Extra Low Voltage System (Public Address, Telecommunication, Video Surveillance, WLAN/LAN, Fire Alarm System, Access Control System, Home Automation, BMS & CCTV) of the Project for New Embassy Project.

Responsible for the overall implement and supervision of construction and erection activities.

Coordinate to Client OBO prior for approval of shop drawings, Materials, specification, Testing & Commissioning.

Time

April 2004 to April 2005

Employer

Hyundai Doz (M) Sdn Bhd

Location

Taman Danau Desa, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Position

Planning & Control Engineer

Major Project Undertaken

- 3x700MW Coal Fired Power Plant, Tanjung Bin, Johor

- Tanjung Bin & Bukit Batu 500/275KV Substation

Duties & Responsibilities

The company is Main Contractor and assign as Planning & Control Engineer, Quality Control and Quantity Surveyor for the whole project.

Coordinate for Client (Toshiba), Sub-con (Civil / Electrical) & Supplier about Engineering, Procurement, Construction & Commissioning works (EPCC) of Electrical System (Lighting & Power System, Substation, Power Transmission/Distribution, 500/275KV Power Transformer, Gas Insulated Switchgear, MV/LV Switchgear, Underground Cables, Generator, Earthing, MV Panel & Distribution Board), Lightning Protection and ELV System.

Manage the costs on a construction project.

Seek to minimize the costs of the project and enhance value for money I ensuring that the project meets all legal and quality assurance requirements and regulations. Prepare tender documents, contracts, budgets, bills of quantities and other documentation.

Time

November 2000 to July 2002

Employer

Al Toukhi for Industry & Trading

Location

Al Riyadh of Saudi Arabia

Position

Electrical Engineer

Major Project Undertaken

- Hafar Al-Batin 115/13.8KV Super Substation – Hafar Al-Batin

- New 132KV/33KV Super Substation #8021 - Sulemania, Riyadh

- New 132KV/13.8KV Super Substation #8102 - Al Murabha, Riyadh

- Al-Manakha 69KV/1.8KV Substation - Dammam

Duties & Responsibilities

Assign as Electrical Engineer for PMC & EPCC for Electrical Works.

Coordinate for Client (Saudi Electric (SEC), Sub-con Civil / Electrical & Supplier about Project Management Construction/Consultant (PMC), Engineering, Procurement, Construction & Commissioning works (EPCC) of Electrical System (Lighting & Power System, Substation, Power Transmission/Distribution, 500/275KV Power Transformer, Gas Insulated Switchgear, MV/LV Switchgear, Underground Cables, Generator, Earthing, MV Panel & Distribution Board), Lightning Protection and ELV System.

Coordinate to Contractor & Supplier prior for approval of shop drawings, Materials, specification, Testing & Commissioning.

Time

March 1999 to February 2000

Employer

ABB Lummus & J.A. Jones Construction

Location

San Nicholas, Aruba, Dutch Caribbean

Position

Electrical & Instrumentation Assistant Superintendent

Major Project Undertaken

- Coastal Aruba Coker Refining Company- Aruba Capacity Expansion Project

Duties & Responsibilities

The company is Main Contractor and assign as Electrical & Instrumentation Assistant Superintendent for Inspection and installation of electrical & instrumentation works.

Supervision of various electrical installation such as HV & MV Power Transformer, Dry Type Transformer, Busduct, Neutral Ground Resistor, MV & LV Switchgears, MCC, RTCC, Load Shedding, Line Protection System, Annunciator, Interposing Relay, DC Battery Charger, UPS, Lighting Panel, Fire Alarm & Detection System, Lighting System, Cable Pulling, MV Cable Splicing and Termination, Electric Motors and LCS, Grounding System, Lightning Protection System, Building Lightings and Street Lightings.

Responsible for any modification and rectification on site electrical and Instrumentation related job and making general inspection of the equipment wiring, connection labels and so on.

Coordinate to Client & Consultant prior for approval of Electrical Works.

Time

September 1996 to July 1998

Employer

Azdaman Engineering Sdn Bhd

Location

Petaling Jaya, Malaysia

Position

Electrical Engineer

Major Company & Project Undertaken

- HENZ Construction –Harbert-Esprit-Namfat-Zaq (Joint Venture)

- SUMATEC Corporation Sdn. Bhd. Contract Department (Head office)

Major Project Undertaken

- Kuala Lumpur City Center (PETRONAS Tower) Car Park & Retail Podium

- Kuala Lumpur International Airport Co-Generation Plant

Duties & Responsibilities

The company is Main Contractor and assign as Construction Engineer, Quality Control & Inspector for distribution, Planning and Manpower Management Coordinator, Planning/Scheduling Engineer, coordinator, Inspection & Supervision of various electrical installation such as HV & MV Power Transformer, Dry Type Transformer, Busduct, Neutral Ground Resistor, MV & LV Switchgears, MCC, RTCC, Load Shedding, Line Protection System, Annunciator, Interposing Relay, DC Battery Charger, UPS, Lighting Panel, Fire Alarm & Detection System, Lighting System, Cable Pulling, MV Cable Splicing and Termination, Electric Motors and LCS, Grounding System, Lightning Protection System, Building Lightings and Street Lightings.

Responsible for managing all aspects of the contractual and financial side of construction projects. Manage the costs & Tendering on a construction project. Attend bidding to the client.

Coordinate to Client, Consultant, Material Management, AG&P Civil, Mechanical Division, other Sub-contractor and supervise for implementation works and approval of shop drawings, Materials, specification, Testing & Commissioning.

Time

January 1992 to October 1995

Employer

Atlantic Gulf & Pacific

Location

Makati City, Philippines

Position

Electrical Engineer

Major Project Undertaken

-Manila Metro Rail Transit System Line 3 (MRT 3)

-1x300MW Batangas Coal Fired Thermal Power Plant II Project

-2x300MW Bataan Combined Cycle Power Plant (BCCPP)

-24th Storey Makati Commercial Center Building Project (MCC)

Duties & Responsibilities

The company is Main Contractor and assign as Construction Engineer, Quality Control & Inspector for distribution, Planning and Manpower Management Coordinator, Planning/Scheduling Engineer, coordinator, Inspection & Supervision of various electrical installation such as HV & MV Power Transformer, Dry Type Transformer, Busduct, Neutral Ground Resistor, MV & LV Switchgears, MCC, RTCC, Load Shedding, Line Protection System, Annunciator, Interposing Relay, DC Battery Charger, UPS, Lighting Panel, Fire Alarm & Detection System, Lighting System, Cable Pulling, MV Cable Splicing and Termination, Electric Motors and LCS, Grounding System, Lightning Protection System, Building Lightings and Street Lightings.

Coordinate to client for managing the costs on a construction project. Helping to ensure that the construction project is completed within its projected budget.

Manage the costs & Tendering on a construction project. Attend bidding to the client.

Make progress for all scope of electrical.

Pre –commissioning and Commissioning of Power distribution Facilities, Relay and Control panels, Switchgear (GIS & Air Insulated), MCC, 11KV Switchgears SF6 (Vacuum and Air Circuit Breakers), Oil filled transformer, Dry Type Transformers, LV and HV Motors, Solo Run Test, Hi-Pot test of HV & MV Power Cables.

Coordinate to Client, Consultant, Material Management, AG&P Civil, Mechanical Division, other Sub-contractor and supervise for implementation works and approval of shop drawings, Materials, specification, Testing & Commissioning.

SEMINARS:

oCable Splicing Seminar & Protective Relaying Seminar (IIEE) 1989

3M Philippines-Jacinto Building EDSA, Makati City, Philippines

oOccupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) 1999

oPermit Required Confined Space (OSHA) 1999

J.A. Jones Construction San Nicolas, Aruba Dutch Caribbean

oHigh Voltage Cable Splicing Seminar (J.A. Jones) 1999

J.A. Jones Construction San Nicolas, Aruba Dutch Caribbean

oBuilding Wiring & Maintenance 2000

oElectrical Control Wiring Installation & Troubleshooting 2000

Meralco Foundation Technical Institute, Ortigas, Pasig City Philippines

oQMS 9001 : 2002 Foundation Training 2002

SGS International Services - Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

oConstruction Industry Development Board 2004

Lembaga Pembangunan Industri Pembinaan Malaysia

oLEED Green Associate Seminar 2013

Green Engineer Training Center – Doha, Qatar

o2nd Post Arrival Orientation and Health and Safety Seminar 2015

SBQ – Qatar

o ProjNet Training 2019

US Department of State (Bureu of Overseas Buildings Operations)– Fiji



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