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Krishnaraj Govindarajulu

Candidate ID: 1641329

Career Summary

Engineering Graduates/PG with 10 years experience in Oil / Gas / Petroleum functional area

Skill Set

Project Management

Professional Information

Total Experience : 10

Nationality : India

Qualification Level : Engineering Graduates/PG

Job Function : Oil / Gas / Petroleum

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

Detailed Profile


30, Keelapalayam Street, Tenkasi, Tirunelveli District, Tamil Nadu, India-627811
Mobile: +968-9408 2303. E-Mail:

Career Objective
Combining innovative skills and quality services focused on delivering consistent competitive solutions that align with the organization goals.

Career Profile

10+ years of experience in electrical and instrumentation field both OFFSHORE and ONSHORE.
Fielded in activities like Support and tray work, cable pulling, glanding and termination, instrument Airline, Hydraulic tubing, field instruments installation, DCS/ESD/F&G panel erection, pre-commissioning and commissioning activities.
Efficient at handling people of various nationalities with different teams of sizes up to 300 people manpower.
Handed over a project of 20 million USD for shut down considering project constraints in mind.
Knowledge of control rooms, flow stations, production wells, and multiplies, oil storage tanks, pumping system, Air compressor system, offshore and onshore facilities.
Knowledge of conceptual, basic, detail and front-end engineering, construction, pre-commissioning, hand over and manage the ongoing definition of the project scope of work through its different engineering phases.
Field visits to suppliers, manufacturers, and shop fabricators for surveillance of I&C work, witness of assembly, testing, transportation requirements, SAT and etc.
Supervise and coordinate the activities of different groups and contractors assigned to the project.
Participate in risk assessment, HIRA and HAZOP.
Motivating, developing, and directing people as they work, identifying the best people for the job.
Ample knowledge using Excel analytical skills in creating project reports, presentations & projections based on plan & status data.
Articulate communicator skilled in managing client and team interactions
Adequate skills at project, process and user manual documentation
Bringing others together and trying to reconcile the differences

Professional Experience

Company: Special Technical services L.L.C, Muscat, Oman
Project: LIWA Plastic industries complex, EPC – 2
Designation: Project Engineer – E & I (From Feb 2018 to Till now)

Assist the Project Manager in providing commercial and technical input for the contracts department at the estimation stage.
Review Engineering drawings, documents and deliverables relating to area of functional responsibility to assess constructability and consistency with contract requirements. Prepare and issue purchase requests for materials and consumables.
Coordinate all project related activities with other departments and sections to ensure effective integration of tasks and minimize potential delays.
Prepare Purchase Requisitions for the procurement of equipment and materials. Ensure materials are obtained within scheduled timeframes and budgeted costs.
Meet with vendor representatives, inspect vendor works and workshops when required, provide dispatch clearance and test certificates. Participate in Material Take Off (MTO) activities, identify irregularities and shortfalls, take corrective action when required.
Manage the project schedule by ensuring all parties know what activities they should be working on and in what timescale.
Prompt invoicing to clients and attempting to ensure timely payment in accordance with the contract.
Optimizing the profitability of the project by maximizing payment by the client and minimizing payment to vendors or others. Opportunities for increasing profitability shall be positively sought.
Full involvement and contribution at a discipline level in the micromanagement of multidiscipline engineering teams.

Company: AL Hassan engineering co. Abu Dhabi L.L.C
Project: SARB – Field Development Project Package #4,
Designation: Site Engineer - Instrument (From April 2016 to Jan 2018)

In charge for the artificial islands and directing construction activities like Support and tray work, cable pulling, glanding and termination, instrument Airline, Hydraulic tubing, field instruments installation, DCS/ESD/F&G panel erection and
Working with a view to ensuring timely accomplishments of targets with project constraints in mind.
Resource planning as per the planning within the scope of work and base line schedule.
Coordinating the minutes of meeting and following up on the agreed action items with a contractor.
Display strong communication and interpersonal skills and have the ability to work in a fast-faced team environment with multiple deadlines.

Company: Al Hassan engineering co. Abu Dhabi L.L.C
Project: ESD Valve Replacement (EPC)
Designation: Instrument Engineer (From July 2015 to April 2016)
Assign, Monitor and Inspect Instrumentation works for replacement of Emergency Shut Down Valves of 23 numbers, Actuator of 40 numbers and adding pressure switches of 32 numbers for existing buffer vessels
Primary & secondary cable pulling – direct buried / above ground / indoor cables
Field instrument, control valves & Junction box installations
Instrument calibrations and inspections
Glanding & termination of cables
Instrument tubing, airline tubing & leak testing
Cable tray and cable ladder installations
Panel & Console installation for new cables
Implementing stroke check of valves
Raised & Managed all work permits (PTW) for all instrument construction activities
Monitored Loop check & Loop folders for the newly valves installed
Coordination with other disciplines like piping, mechanical and insulation for smooth workflow execution
Documentation and red markup and as-built drawings at the final handover
Developed agenda, scheduled tasks & organized groups for 12-day shutdown
Sequenced activities for a day to day tasks based on the risk assessment of the tasks.
Planned efficiently with 6 teams to execute the valves replacement handling the resources efficiently

Company: Al Hassan engineering co. Abu Dhabi L.L.C
Project: SARB Island North & South (Package 3 & 6)
Designation: E & I Engineer (From May 2014 to June 2015)
Drilling Utility (Package 3):
Directed and supervised the installation of Low Voltage DB, PLC, Electrical Motors for pumps, cathodic protection for pipelines, Exothermic weld for Earth grid, small power and sockets, Flood lights, Normal and Emergency Lighting System, etc.
Ensure that the work is executed in accordance with the contract drawing and specification, agreed procedures and method statements.
Ensure that the Health & Safety rules and regulations are communicated to the work force and are fully enforced.
Supervised the site mobilization & demobilization for each & every activity under his control.
Administer sub-contract work and ensure purchase order and/or the sub-contract agreement requirement are followed.
Conduct daily internal site meetings with site engineers and foreman to maintain past, present, and assess' future performance requirement.
Complete all necessary Q.A / Q.C documentation related to the work under his direct control and co-ordinate daily site inspection, if required.
Accommodation module (Package 6):
The activity profile was Construction, pre-commissioning, punch list clearance and commissioning of accommodation module for electrical and instrument equipment.
Including installation and managing of 2 Nos. Main diesel generators (Caterpillar manufactured 2.725 MVA), PAGA, Fire alarm, CCTV, cathodic protection for diesel pipelines, Exothermic weld for Earth grid, street lights, etc.
Keep the strong relationship with the client and the contractors.

Company: Al Hassan engineering co. Abu Dhabi L.L.C
Project: Inter Refineries Pipelines (IRP-II), Abu Dhabi, UAE
Designation: Instrument Engineer (From December 2013 to April 2014)
Ensure the instrumentation drawing is accordance with all relevant codes, standard, client project specifications, and project systems and procedures. Provide marked-up/redline if applicable/necessary.
Supervised the correct selection of materials & equipment, its quantity and monitor the progress of procurement and initiate material receiving inspection and issuance through all stages of the projects.
Directed, supervised and guided the construction supervisors and foremen for their daily installation, completion, and punch list rectification.
Prepare the site instructions for the above activities and maintain the drawings according to with the situation from the field.
Where ever Necessary raise a site query (SQ) to seek client approval, and if applicable raise the corresponding revision order (RO) then take note and submit if necessary a lesson learned (LL).
Company: Kharafi National LLC, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Designation: Instrument Supervisor (From October 2010 to November 2013)

Company: ION EXCHANGE Ltd., Chennai, India
Project: Chennai petroleum corporation Ltd., Chennai, India
Designation: Instrument Supervisor (From June 2009 to September 2010)

Academic Qualifications

Bachelor of Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering. Year of passing: 2009
Diploma in Electronics and Communication Engineering. Year of passing: 2006
Software Proficiency
Familiar with 3D view Autodesk Navis work freedom 2013 and DWG true view 2014.
ERP (Creating & Closing Work Request, Making Work orders, etc.,)

Diploma in Electrical CAD (2D Drafting & Electrical CAD - AUTOCAD)
Certificate in Project planning and Management.
ADMA Permit to work system: Performing authority – HSE 339 & HSE 340
GASCO Permit to work System: ORIGINATOR– NGL Plant Division – BU HASA
GASCO Permit to work System: ORIGINATOR– Pipeline Division
HSE Training
Basic H2S training- OPITO APPROVED
Firefighting - Valid Till: 21st October 2018
Basic first aid - Valid Till: 21st October 2018
Confined Space and breathing apparatus
SCADA operation and control training
On-site Sodium hypochlorite generation and dosing system training.
Odor control system operation and maintenance training.
CCTV, Fire alarm operation, and control training.