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Asokan Ramamoorthy

Candidate ID: 1732676

Career Summary

A Civil Engineering Graduate Having Extensive Experience Of over 13 years in Project Planning and Project controls. Has versatile experience in the construction of power generation and distribution, Desalination plants ,Oil and Gas and commercial Buildings. Certified with PMP,PMI-SP,PMI-RMP,CCP

Skill Set

Planning,Project Controls,Primavera,Scheduling,Cost Control,PMP,PMI-SP,Team Management,

Professional Information

Total Experience : 13

Nationality : India

Qualification Level : Engineering Graduates/PG

Job Function : Engineering

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

Detailed Profile

? Rich experience of over 13 years working on prestigious projects of large magnitude & high value within strict time schedule
? PMP/ PMI-RMP/ PMI-SP/CCP Certified Professional with specialization in planning ,executing and monitoring projects of EHV Sub Stattions, Transmission Networks , oil and gas ,water Desalination plant, Industrial and Commercial Buildings Projects.
? Experience of managing international Renewable Energy Projects in Egypt, India and Spain
? Implemented and reported on various Project Control KPI’s and dashboards at Project, Program and Portfolio Levels.
? Hands on experience in preparation of level 1 to level 5 time schedules, EOT Claims, Delay Analysis Reports, Project and Corporate Resource usage analysis
? Bagged impressive success in end-to-end project execution from stage of inception till launch, involving planning, execution, monitoring, control, value engineering, cost control & safety.
? Certified PMP, PMISP, PMI-RMP, PRINCE2,CCP and MSP from the recognized institutions like PMI and AXELOS and AACEI.
? Excellent track record of effective monitoring and controlling projects and guide the project teams to cpmplete them within schedule and budget by identifying bottlenecks,oppertunities,issues at the right time.
? Expertise in providing advice on resolution of critical site issues; skilled to delegate and manage multiple operations effectively
? Sound understanding of design-build project delivery methodology and theory, principles & practices of engineering
? Adhered to quality standards and maintaining all related documents. Adept in project planning, scheduling & performing cost-benefit analysis
Bachelor of Engineering – Civil Engineering at Erode Sengunthar Engineering College under Anna University, Chennai with 75%
Prince2® Practitioner/ MSP® Practitioner from Axelos
CCP® from AACE
Primavera 18.8, MS Project 2013, AutoCAD, MS Office, Power BI, SAP ERP- PS- MMM SOFT SKILLS


Project Planning, Scheduling, Monitoring & Control
Construction Management
Estimation, Site Management
Cost Control
Budgeting & Forecasting
Resource Management
Stakeholder Management
People Management


• Apr’20-Sep’20 Shandong Tiejun Electric Power Engineering Co Ltd, Rabigh, KSA as Planning Manager
• Mar-13-Mar-20 Alfanar Co, Riyadh
Growth Path

• Aug-12 -Feb-13 Banyan Constech, Madurai, India as Planning Engineer
• Mar-11-Jun-12 ITC Contracting LLC, Dubai, UAE as Project Engineer
• Dec-09-Feb-11 Sri Aishwarya Constructions, Madurai, India as Senior Engineer Civil
• Sep-07-Nov-09 Indian Trading & Contracting Co WLL, Qatar as Site Engineer
• May-07-Aug-07 RPP Selvam Infrastructure Pvt. Ltd., Chennai, India as Trainee Engineer

Key Result Areas:
• Directing and controlling projects assuring on time completion with highest standards by coordinating with architects, consultants, contractors and site execution teams for smooth & flawless project progress
• Establishing strategic direction of the organization involving formulation of policies, procedures, SOPs, goals and objectives
• Streamlining the day to day operations of planning & cost control team functionally in the matrix organization
• Preparing & Assessing the time schedules, critical paths, s-curves and preparing the executive reports on the status of the projects under different portfolios like investment, EPC & information technology
• Formulating:
o Progress reports & Forecast of the Projects periodically & reporting the variances to the Program Management team (PMO) and suggesting for corrective actions
o Micro level budget/actual analysis on monthly basis and identifying, reporting the cost over runs as well as early warnings on expected risks & cost over runs. Preparing Budget Change requests, Change Orders and Claims
o Dashboards by integrating Primavera & SAP outputs correlating the cost and timeline of the projects
• Presenting inputs for development & investment projects on direct and indirect cost estimations during financial closure & financial model preparations
• Assessing organization resource plans, job allocations & calendars for effective utilization of resources
• Using advanced skills in SAP-ERP helped lot to accomplish the reports stated previously
• Analyzing the planning & cost control processes for the new programs introduced in the company portfolio by setting up KPI’s for project performances
• Developing the schedule management plans, project schedules in line with the contractual scope, terms & conditions, look ahead plans, critical paths, s-curves what if -scenario analysis
• Monitoring the variances against plans vs forecast & preparing recovery plans. analyzing the project risks & creating early warnings on the project status
• Building the monthly/fortnightly project statement report, cash flow report/curves, resource leveled rolling plans for submission of local authorities/Internal top management/client/consultant
• Review the operational practices, identify the areas of hindrances in achieving quality and advise on system and process changes for qualitative improvement
• Monitored project milestone payments by raising a milestone completion certificate, invoice as per the contract; managed and maintained project planning and reporting systems in accordance with the requirements of the contract, and for Project sponsors and stakeholders
• Prepared and presented project monthly cost and status report, Project Financial Reports,MIS (Project Revenue, Planned & Actual, Forecast, and Margin)

Date of Birth: 10 May 1986

Address: 310/31-A,Metro City, Dharapuram, Tirupur District, Tamil Nadu-638657
Please refer to annexure for details on Projects:

As Planning Manager
Last Project: EPC of Rabigh 3 Independent Water Plant-600,000 m3/Day Capacity Reverse Osmosis (RO) Sea water Desalination Plant in Rabigh for ACWA Power owned Rabigh 3 Water Company
Previous Experience
• EPC of EHV/MV Substations, UG Cables, Transmission lines, Smart grid/meter, Oil and gas Projects in Saudi Arabia, Bahrain & UAE with gross worth
of USD 4 Billion
• EPC of Information Technology Infrastructure & Networking Projects with gross worth of 150 Million SAR
• Development and EPC of Renewable Energy Projects in Egypt, India and Spain
• 50 MW Solar Power Plant in Aswan, Egypt worth 52 Million USD
• 700 MW Wind Generation Project in Madrid, Spain
• 600 MW Wind Generation Project in Bhuj, Gujarat worth 530 Million USD

At Planning Engineer and Lead Level
In Kingdom of Saudi Arabia -EHV Sub Stations, Transmission Networks & Industrial Commercial Buildings Projects
Project: Construction of 380 KV/132 KV sub-stations for SWCC at Yanbu
Client: SWCC/Saudi Electricity Company
Project Value: 650 Million SAR
Scope: EPC of two 380 KV and one 132 KV GIS & Buildings, Power and auxiliary Transformers, Control Buildings, Gantry Tower, SCADA & Communication works, Cable tunnels, Road Works.

Project: Construction of Accommodation for Staffs in Alfanar Industrial City (Capacity 2600 Rooms)
Client: Alfanar Properties
Project Value: 260 Million SAR
Scope: EPC of precast Accommodation for Staffs working in Alfanar Factories which includes Restaurant, Utility Buildings and 50 accommodation units with different room specifications.

Project:Civil works at Khurais Gas oil Seperation Plant Expansion Project
Client: Saipem/ARAMCO
Project Value: 230 Million SAR
Scope: Complete Civil Works of Brown Field & Green Field in Khurais Gas oil Separation Plant Expansion Project

Project: Construction of Industrial Buildings for Combined Cycle Power Plant #13
Client: Saudi Electricity Company
Project Value: 220 Million SAR
Scope: EPC of Civil and MEP works in Industrial buildings for Power Plant such as Control Buildings, Ware Houses, Heat Recovery steam generator Buildings

In India-Water Desalination Plant (Pilot Project)
Project: 10000 lit/day MED desalination plant erection, vacuum testing and commissioning
Client: Bhaba Atomic research Centre, Trombay
Project Value: 1.5 Million USD
Scope: Installation Of pilot project of multi-effect distillation-thermal vapor compression (MED-TVC) with the capacity of 240 CUM/Day
Site Engineer/Project Execution level
• Construction of ENOC Fujairah Distribution & Trading Terminal (CIVIL works) consists Earthen Foundations, Soil Replacement, Tank
farms, Pump House and Control Building.
• Construction of Office Building and Workshops with the facilities for Pipe and Sheets Bending for Storage tanks with sand Blasting
yards for Audex Fujairah LL FZE in Fujairah Free zone 2.
In Qatar
• Civil Works For 5 no’s of Local Control Buildings, Pipe Sleepers and Anchors for Common Cooling water system for Ras Laffan Industrial City Phase2 for Dodsal & Qatar Petroleum.
• Civil Works for Construction of Common Volatile Organic Compound (VOC) Combustion plant consisting Loading Arms at Jetty in brown field, Combustion Chimneys, Control Buildings, Pipe Racks and Foundations Project for Qatar Gas in Ras Laffan Industrial City.
In India
• Construction of Scientific Landfills and Compost Yards for Madurai Municipal Corporation
• Construction of Police housing at Vandalur Chennai.