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Raju Prasad

Candidate ID: 1447802

Career Summary

Graduate with 33 years experience in Site Engineering / Projects functional area

Skill Set

Project Manager / Project Control Manager - Project Mechanical Construction Works

Professional Information

Total Experience : 33

Nationality : India

Qualification Level : Graduate

Job Function : Site Engineering / Projects

Work Location Preference : Kuwait, Bahrain, Oman, Qatar, UAE

Detailed Profile

Current Location: Al-Khobar, Saudi Arabia
Contact: +966 50 7194339 / +966 59 4977444; E-mail: /


33 years’ extensive experience in construction of plants & equipment of petrochemical, refinery, gas, steel, power, cement, fertilizer, etc. industries. Over 20 years’ experience in the Gulf (KSA & KUWAIT). Proficient in post contract project management through all the stages from planning, costing, execution through commissioning. Working with National Contracting Company Limited – KSA, for last 16+ years, currently as Site Manager / Project Control Manager since February 2017.

Core competencies include……………

? Project Management
? Planning & Scheduling
? Resources Management
? Project Cost Estimation
? Mechanical Construction
? Contracts Management
? Project Coordination
? Monitoring & Controls
? Safety/Quality Mgmt.
? Conflicts Resolution
? Change Management
? Technical Leadership


• Expertise in industrial plant construction including large structures, heavy rotary & static equipment, and pipelines.
• Experienced in finalizing scope and estimates of subcontract works and providing techno-commercial guidance in the contracting process till signing of Agreements.
• Leadership experience in project planning and activity scheduling for different packages including organization of resources, logistics and equipment for site mobilization.
• Demonstrated ability to wrap up projects within cost, quality and timeline targets, with overall administration and management of resources & construction activities in close coordination with construction team, client, consultant, vendors and subcontractors.
• Decisive leader and strong team player with excellent liaison and networking skills capable of managing functional relationship with stakeholders towards bringing out respective deliverables, and meeting client’s requirements.


• Prepare and finalize construction plan with client & other members of core project management team.
• Prepare procurement and construction schedule and follow up finalization of finalization of subcontracts ahead of construction kick off and brief subcontractors on the deliverable and schedule.
• Coordinate, distribute and control Equipment & Tools, Manpower and Plant Materials with all department head for smooth and efficient running of the project.
• Coordinate, monitor and supervise day to day site activities and progress.
• Review construction progress and address snags in coordination with respective site in-charges.
• Conduct daily/weekly meeting with construction team and chalk out corrective plans to catch up with schedule.
• Interface with client regarding technical and commercial matters.
• Support preparation of Subcontract Agreement, prepare estimates for change order for additional work, and manage contractor claims.
• Provide guidelines & assistance for preparation of different types of statistical data for comparison of projection /planned vs. actual in terms of cost and schedule.
• Generate MIS reports for monthly performance results to corporate management.



Site Manager / Project Control Manager (since February 2017)

Ongoing Project

• Mechanical, Piping and Steel Structure Works of Khurais Area Facilities Expansion & Satellite GOSP Project for Green Field & Brown Field areas at Khurais (ARAMCO)
Total Contract Value of Project: SAR 513 Million.

Project Manager (November 2014 – January 2017)

Project Handled

• Mechanical, Piping and Steel Structure Works of Jeddah South Thermal Power Plant Project of 4 x 723 MW Boiler at Jeddah. Total Contract Value of Project: USD 84 Million.

Site Manager (July 2011 – October 2014)

Project Handled

• Mechanical, Piping and Steel Structure Works of Yanbu Aramco Sinopec Refinery Project, EPC-2, Crude Unit at Yanbu
Total Contract Value of Project: USD 55 Million.

Site Manager (Dec 2008 – Jun 2011)

Project Handled
• National Chevron Philips-Daelim, South Plot Petrochemical Facilities, Saudi Arabia.
Scope: Installation, Testing & Commissioning of Mechanical Works of Equipment, Structure and Piping for Poly Propane & Poly Styrene Plant Total Contract Value of Project: SR 186 Million.

Project Control Manager (Jul 2006 – Nov 2008)

Project Handled
• Nov’06 – Nov’08: Daelim, Al- PDH-PP Waha Project, Saudi Arabia.
Scope: Installation, Testing & Commissioning of Mechanical Works of Equipment, Structure and Piping for Propane De-Hydrogenation (PDH) Plant.
• Jul’06 – Sep’06: Saudi Arabia Fertilizer Co. (SAFCO) Project, Saudi Arabia.
Scope: Dismantling and installation of Reformer Catalyst Tubes, Outlet Pigtails, Sub-Collectors, Convection Coils & related piping, etc.

Sr. Superintendent - Planning & Coordination (Apr 2002 – Jun 2006)

Projects Handled
• Jun’04 – Jun’06: 8 x 60 MW GTG, Jeddah PP3 Expansion Project, KSA.
Scope: Installation, Testing & Commissioning of Turbine, Genera Accessory Compartment, Aux. Equipment, Inlet Filter House, Exhaust Stack, Transformer & Switch Gear, Cabling, etc. for GTG.
• Sept’05 - June’06- Worked as Site Manager for Contract Closure activities, closing of punch list points, Commissioning, handing over of units, etc.
• Sep’03 – May’04: 8 x 500 MW Boiler at Ghazlan Power Plant of Saudi Electricity Co., Saudi Arabia.
Scope: Annual Maintenance - Test and Inspection of Boiler & Auxiliaries
• Sep’02 – Nov’02: Saudi Iron & Steel Company, Hadeed, Jubail, KSA.
Scope: Replacement of Crane Runway Beams & Installation of EOT Cranes.
• Apr’02 – Aug’03: 5 Nos. ESP Project –SWCC, Shoaiba, Saudi Arabia.
Scope: Supply, Installation, Testing & Commissioning of Structural Steel, Ducts, Internal Steel, Piping, Tank, Electrical Equipment, etc. for ESP and Ash Handling System.

Jul 1985 – March 2002 UB ENGINEERING LIMITED – Pune, India.

Asstt. Manager – Technical (Sep’00 – Mar’02)

Project Handled

• Kuwait Cement Company, Shuaiba, Kuwait.
Scope: Fabrication, Erection, Testing & commissioning of 1.8 MTPY Kiln Project’s Structural & Equipments Works.

• Delhi Vidyut Board, New Delhi, India.
Scope: Erection, Testing and Commissioning of 2 x 112.5MW Gas Turbine and 1 X 130MW Steam Turbine’s Structure, Piping, Auxiliary Equipment, Chimney & Duct Works.

Project Coordinator (Jun’97 – Jul’00)

Project Handled
• Sabiya Power Station Project, Kuwait.
Scope: Erection, Testing and Commissioning of 8 x 300MW Boiler’s Structure, Pressure Parts, Piping, Auxiliary Equipment, Ducting and Roof Works.

Senior Superintendent (Jul’96 – May’97)

Project Handled
• Vindhyachal Super Thermal Power Project, Vindhyanagar (MP), India.
Scope: Erection, Testing and commissioning of 2 x 500MW Boiler’s Structure, Pressure Parts, Piping, Auxiliary Equipment & Duct Works.

Superintendent (Nov’93 – Jun’96)

Project Handled
• Oswal Chemicals & Fertilizer Ltd., Shahjahanpur (UP), India.
Scope: Erection, Testing and Commissioning of Ammonia & Urea Piping and related Equipment.

Supervisor (Jul’85 – Oct’93)

Projects Handled
• Nov’92 – Oct’93: Synthetics and Chemicals Limited, Bareilly (UP), India.
Scope: Erection, Testing and Commissioning of Static & Rotary Equipments, Piping and Electrical Instruments.
• Jul’85 – Oct’92: Rihand Super Thermal Power Project, Bijpur (UP), India.
Scope; Erection, Testing and Commissioning of 2 x 500MW Turbine Structure, 2 x 125 T EOT Crane, 2 x 30T EOT Crane, Electrostatic Precipitator & Ash Handling System, Transformer and Switchgear.


• Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.).


• Languages Known: English & Hindi.
• Computer Proficiency: MS Office, Primavera P5.
• Nationality: Indian.
• Marital Status: Married.
• Permanent Address: Qtr. No. J-44, PO: Sindri, Dist – Dhanbad, Jharkhand-828122, India.
• India Contact No: (M) +91 9939128003 / +91 86511 774