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V S N VARMA Buddharaju

Candidate ID: 1554187

Career Summary

- Bachelor in Civil Engineering (2006) - Graduate Diploma in Quantity Surveying – NICMAR (2007) - Overall 12 plus years of work experience in Quantity Surveying practice at various levels. - Handled both Pre & Post Contract Administration in various segments in Infrastructure Projects

Skill Set

Contract Administrator, Quantity Surveying, Costing and Estimation, Sub Contractor and Client Billing

Professional Information

Total Experience : 12

Nationality : India

Qualification Level : Engineering Graduates/PG

Job Function : Engineering

Work Location Preference : Bahrain, Oman, Qatar, UAE

Detailed Profile

Quantity Surveyor
B.Tech Civil Engineering, GDQS - NICMAR
Experience: 12+ Years
Mob: +91-9177755554
Mail ID:

- Bachelor in Civil Engineering (2006)
- Graduate Diploma in Quantity Surveying – NICMAR (2007)
- Presently heading the Quantity Surveying and Cost Control Department for Bangalore Metro Rail Project, Under Ground Metro, RT-03 Package (185 Million USD) which comprises the Quantity Surveying, Cost Control, Client Billing and Subcontractor Billing.
- Overall 12 plus years of work experience in Quantity Surveying practice at various levels.
- Handled successfully 3.9 Billion QAR Civil Works Client Billing as Sr. Quantity Surveyor for ALYSJ JV, Gold Line Metro Rail Project.
- Handled both Pre & Post Contract Administration in various segments such as Underground Metro, Elevated Metro, Cable Stayed Bridge and Industrial Substations.

Personal information
- Profile : Male, 34, Married, Indian
- Current Location : Bangalore, India
- Current Position : Manager – QS and Cost Control
- Preferred Locations : Ready to locate
- Availability : Minimum 1 Month Notice period
- Driving License : Qatar / UAE

Work Experience

Larsen & Toubro Limited
Heavy Civil Infra IC
Feb 2011 – Present
Larsen & Toubro Limited (L&T) is one of the largest multi-national firms in India, headquartered in Mumbai, Maharashtra, with a turnover of US$20 Billion.
Bangalore Metro Rail Project, Bangalore, India. May 2019 to Till Date
Scope of Project:
1) Design & Build – Phase 2 Underground Metro Project
2) 2.884 Kms Twin Tunnel Boring with Slurry TBM
3) 2 Under Ground Stations, 3 Cross Passages, 475m NATM.
Project Cost: INR 1299 Crores (Around USD 185 Million )
Client: BMRCL, India.
Key Roles: Manager - Quantity Surveyor and Cost Control

ALYSJ JV – Gold Line Underground Metro Project, Qatar. Oct 2014 to May 2019
( Aktor - L&T Construction – Yapi Merkezi - STFA - Al Jaber JV)
Scope of Project:
1) Design & Build – Gold Line Underground Metro Project
2) 11 Kms Twin Tunnel Boring with TBM
3) 10 Under Ground Stations, 25 Cross Passages, 1 Emergency Exit
Project Cost: QAR 12.00 Billion (Around USD 3.2 Billion)
Client : Qatar Rail, Qatar
Key Roles: Senior QS & Contracts Management.

Hyderabad Elevated Metro Rail Project, Hyderabad, India Feb 2011 to Oct 2014
Scope of Project:
1) Construction of 72 km Elevated Metro Rail
2) 72kms Elevated Metro Viaduct Works
3) 8 Rail Over Bridges
4) 28000 Precast Segments Casting and Erection using Over Head LGs
Project Cost: INR 3800 Crores (Around USD 600 Million)
Client : Hyderabad Metro Rail Limited, Govt of Telangana, India
Key Roles: Quantity Surveying, Resource Manager, Technical Assistant to Vice President and Project Director

Gammon India Limited
Gammon India Limited is one of the largest civil engineering construction company in India. Headquartered in Mumbai.
Cabled Stayed Main Bridge, Delhi (Signature Bridge) May 2010 – Feb 2011
(Joint Venture Gammon-Cidade-Tensacciai)
Scope of Project:
1) Total length of bridge: 675 mtr; 251 mtr Main Span for Cable Stayed
2) Steel Structure Pylon : 165 mtr above ground; Deck surface : 25,000 m2
Project Cost: INR 1500 Crores (Around USD 215 Million)
Client : DTTDC, Delhi, India
Key Roles: Quantity Survey, Subcontract Administration

ETA Ascon Group of Companies; Power Projects Division,
Abu Dhabi, UAE.
Power Generation & Transmission Companies, Companies & Businesses
132kV GIS Industrial Substations at Various locations June 2007 – May 2010
(Delma Island, E41, E40 and Raha Beach, Al Ain & Head Office in Civil Dept.)
Scope of Project:
1) Civil Works including Piling, Raft, RC walls, Trenches and Internal Roads
2) Architectural Finishes
Project Cost: AED 250 million each substation (Around USD 68 Million each SS)
Client : Transco , ADWEA
Key Roles: Quantity Surveyor

Core Competencies
Contracts Management / Quantity Surveying
- Preparation of Interim Valuations, Certification of Subcontractor Payments
- Preparation of Variation Orders including back up documents like Rate Breakdown
- Administer the Contracts, issuing Notices in line with the Contract conditions.
- Anticipated final Cost at completion preparation against Good for Construction drawings.
- Preparation of Work Done, Cost to Complete and other Commercial Reports as and when required for the Employer
- Preparing Cost Value Reconciliation statement on monthly basis to evaluate the performance of the project.
- To Closeout Subcontracts by following the set protocols, which includes Reconciliation of the Works, confirmation regarding performance, and drafting the Final account Agreement.
- Ensuring we follow proper Record keeping / delay analysis and Contractual correspondence.
- Coordinating for kick off meeting with the Subcontractors to ensure a smooth transition for the Site team.
- Other duties and responsibilities as assigned by the Employer

Pre Contracts / Tendering
- Preparing tenders, including but not limited to Pre qualifications of tenderers. Take offs, pre-tender estimates.
- Administered standard tender process protocols, like pre bid meeting, post tender clarifications, and assisted in technical and commercial evaluation of the tenders.
- Preparing Tender Evaluation report / final award recommendation report to close out the procurement process.
- Worked in Metros Tendering Department in Head Quarters
- Review the tender document & raise the Pre Bid Quarries
- Preparation of Technical and Price Bidding for Tender Submission of Metro and Elevated Corridors.
Planning & Monitoring
- Preparing Micro schedules in Excel & Monitoring
- Technical Assistant to Vice President & Head Task Force Office – Hyderabad Metro Rail Project
- Arranged and attended Board Meetings and Core Group Meetings with top management.
- Progress Reporting & Primavera progress

Other Related Works
- Design & Drawing Coordination & interfacing with Design Team
- Supported HQ team in implementing ERP package in cable stayed bridge project
- Supporting HQ tender team by giving inputs and updates of current project.

Professional Certifications
- Trainee Membership of RICS (Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyor), London, Enrolled in Graduate Route to Membership and Working towards Chartered Membership (MRICS).
- Trainee Membership of AIQS (Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors), Enrolled in Graduate Route to Membership and Working towards Membership in AIQS.
- Completed Harvard Manage Mentor Certification course (9 Months online) in L&T as part Academic Training Program.
- Project Management Program Certification course completed at L&T IPM, Chennai, India.
- Executive Development Program at Chennai, certified through IMFR, Chennai, India.
- Worked in Supply Chain Management Modules in Oracle ERP, SAP and EIP (L&T In-house)
- Primavera Project Planner from Engineers CADD Center (P) Limited.
- Autocad@2006 trained at CADD Info Solutions Pvt Ltd.
- Awarded Certificate for Safety First Aid and Basic Fire Training Course

Software Skills
- For Drawing & Estimating - AutoCAD
- For Planning - MS Project & Primavera (no hands on experience)
- Microsoft Office

Education Qualification
June 2006 – June 2007
Graduate Diploma in Quantity Surveying (GDQS)
National Institute of Construction Management and Research (NICMAR), India

July 2002 – May 2006
B.Tech in Civil Engineering (B.Tech Civil)
GVP College of Engineering & Technology, JNTU, Kakinada, India

- English Fluent (Reading and Contractual Writing)
- Telugu Fluent
- Hindi Fluent