Dimitrios V. Batsos
Ph.D. Eng., M.ENV. MGNT. M.ARCH., B. ARCH., B.T.ARCH.SC.
Summary of Qualifications:
Over 30 years experience in Environmental and Construction project management in Architecture and Civil Engineering works
Performed Quality Assurance-Quality Control as well as Environmental Impact Assessment Studies
Was involved in construction operations such as subway systems, tunnelling engineering and airport structures as well as industrial, commercial and residential buildings.
Skilled at developing high performance teams while fostering an environment of empowerment and continuous improvement.
In possession of computer programs knowledge that are used in office such as Office Word, excel, etc
Extreme detail oriented and strong work ethics in performing duties such as managing projects, etc
Perform well and work efficient under pressure and manage projects with due dates
Lead major changes and over saw projects involved with the Athens subway and metro system
Appointed Responsible for the smooth and effective operation of the Department, reporting to the General Manager and Administrative Authorities.
Monitored and Assessment of the section Managers of the Department
Over saw the preparation of bid documents, construction face and commissioning.
Planed the preliminary design and supervision of the Athens Subway project,
Co-ordinated the design criteria, contractual documents, environmental studies
Performed Quality assurance and quality control QA-QC.
Environmental Impact Assessment studies
Over saw environmental studies and preliminary studies for the New Athens Airport (Eleftherios Venizelos) and the New Sub Way System, as well.
Planed the safety policy, which was aiming at maximizing safety of A.M. employees and contractors employees at the worksites.
Implemented and oversaw the final results from the preliminary studies before every project
Architectural / Planning
Drafted the design and planning of the Master projects for eight municipalities.
Consulted with the Governor of Eastern Attica, Greece regarding various town-planning projects
Team designs for residential, commercial and industrial projects with major developers and consultants in the States, Canada and Europe.
PRESENT: Independent Consultant / Architectural-Engineering Constructions Consultant & Environmental Management.
ATTIKO METRO S.A., (Planning & Construction of Athens Subway System) 1994-Dec.2011
Environmental Consultant (2009-2010)
Deputy Director: Quality, Safety and Environment Management (2000-2009)
Chief of Quality Assurance and Quality Control: Quality, Safety and Environment Department (1996-2000)
Chief of Environmental Studies (1994-1996).
MINISTRY OF THE ENVIRONMENT and PUBLIC WORKS, Greece 1983-1994
Senior Architect (Key member of the Group for the preliminary planning and design
of the Athens new Subway System, such as Stations’ design and specifications writing.)
MUNICIPALITY OF ATTICA Greece 1983-1985
ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES CORPORATION Athens, Greece 1980-1981
NORTH AMERICA CONSTRUCTIONS CO., Toronto, Ontario, Canada 1978-1979
Site Manager. Institutional Projects.
W.B.SULLIVAN CONSTRUCTION CO., Don-Mills, Ontario, Canada. 1975-1978
Architect/Planner. Residential and Commercial Development.
FAB-REC-STEEL CO., and STELCO - STEEL COMPANY OF CANADA,
Sarnia, Ontario & Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. 1972-1974
Design and cost estimator for the fabrication and erection of steel structures
FRANKFURT-SHORT-EMERY- McKinley, ARCHITECTS / ENGINEERS, New York, USA.
POSITION: Design and cost estimator for the American Airlines 747 aircrafts’ hangars, 1970-1971
L.J. SILVER and S. DEVORE, Architects, Toronto Ontario Canada. 1967-1970
Drafting and Design
National Technical University of Athens, School of Civil Engineering, Gr. 2006 - July 18, 2011.
Ph.D. in Civil Engineering, Department of Graduate Studies, Dissertation Topic: “Contribution to the Research of Comfort and Safety Parameters in Metro Station Environments”.
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Inter-University program E.U. (EAEME)
Brussels, Belgium 1995
Masters degree in Environmental Management, Thesis: “The management of the environmental impacts that influence the transformation of the urban environment from the construction of a Metro system (The Athens Metro case)”.
McGill University, School of Architecture, Montreal, QC 1979
Masters Degree in Architecture (Post-Professional). Thesis: “New concepts of urban Housing”, with special references to Toronto.
Pratt Institute, School of Architecture, New York 1977
Bachelors Degree in Architecture (Professional)
Ryerson University, Department of Architectural Science, Toronto, On 1975
Bachelor of Technology in Architectural Science, Thesis: “Planning, Design & Organiz’n of Hotels
Registered Architect (R.A.), Greek/E.U. Professional License since 1982
Environmental Management Systems Auditor, EN ISO 14001:2004- TUV Austria,
● Quality Management Systems Auditor, EN ISO 9001:2004-TUV Austria, Vienna/Athens, 28.06.2006
Manufacturers Experience Register (MEK), certified by the General Secretariat
of Public Works of Greece : level “C” for both Construction and Environmental Studies
STAFF EVALUATION, organized by the INTERNATIONAL FORUM TRAINING and CONSULTING, in Athens. March 2007
PROJECT MANAGEMENT, organized by the PROJECT MANAGNT. CONGRESS, in Athens. Nov. 2006
CONTENT CONTROL AND APPROVAL OF DESIGN QUALITY PLAN, organized by the Ministry of Public Works, General Department of Quality of Public Works, in Athens. Nov. 2003
COST and PRICE ANALYSIS, Management and Analysis of the Project Time Schedule, organized by BECHTEL International, in Athens. Oct. 1996
CURRENT MARKETING MANAGEMENT, organized by the HELLENIC OPERATIONAL RESEARCH SOCIETY in Athens. Oct. 1986
APPLIED FORECASTING METHODS TO PLANNING, organised by the HELLENIC OPERATIONAL RESEARCH SOCIETY, in Athens. May 1996
Eligible to work in Canada: Canadian Citizen
Fluent in English and Greek
Residence: 66 Miramar Cr, M1J 1R6 Toronto ONTARIO, CA. 416-***-****)
Or: 95 Pendelis Ave. 15234 Halandri-Athens, Greece
66 Miramar Cr.
M1J1R6 Scarborough, ON
To Whom It May Concern:
Please accept the present cover letter for the position of Transport Specialist, contract.
I am a dynamic senior leader with vast experience in Project Management works in Engineering and Architecture . My abilities include administrative Metro Stations Design and Tunnel Construction Project Management duties, QA/QC, Health & Safety, Environmental Planning and Transportation Engineering. Through my experience, I was involved with various industrial, commercial and residential projects, in the public and private sector (PPP), where I managed projects with tight deadlines in an under pressure environment. Superior analytical and problem solving skills with ability to expediently gather and analyse data. Knowledge of rail tunnelling engineering and construction principles, including Deep Foundations, SEM tunnelling and rail stations construction experience.
Adaptable to work in a fast paced changing and dynamic environment. Proven ability to be a strong people manager with excellent leadership skill. Proficiency in all Microsoft Office applications.
During my leadership-driven career, I have proven my ability to deliver efficient and reliable results playing a major leadership role in my previous posts. I am creative in bringing innovation to contribute to the company’s development. In addition, i really enjoy working in a team and getting involved with various projects.
One of my major projects that i have successfully achieved was the Athens subway project that i followed throughout the development and planning of the system, subway-stations’ design, construction and commissioning (from inception, planning, design, procurement and construction, supervising and coordinating the activities of project team members with other client Departments involved in the design, review, tender, award and construction processes). Overall, I am confident that my background and experience would enable me to quickly adapt and be involved in any project.
Specific Skills: Plan, organize, direct and control daily operations, Prepare and submit construction project budget estimates, Plan and prepare construction schedules and milestones and monitor progress, Prepare contracts and negotiate revisions, changes and additions to contractual agreements, Establish and implement policies and procedures for quality control, Select trade subcontractors and co-ordinate their activities, Oversee analysis of data and information, Plan and manage budgets, develop and implement project control. Prepare reports.
I am skilled in developing high performance teams, while fostering an environment of empowerment and continuous improvement. My strong people management skills, combined with a talent for employing proactive approaches in identifying needs and resolving issues have consistently led to increased efficiency and development for the projects and the Organization, as a result.
I look forward to an opportunity for a personal interview to discuss further. Should you require any additional information, you may contact me at +302**-******* or +30-698*******), or e-mail at email@example.com. Or Skype: dimitrios.batsos1. I am Canadian Citizen, too / References upon your request.
Thank you for your time and consideration.
Dimitrios V. Batsos