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Nemer Abuhajar

Candidate ID: 600091

Career Summary

Engineering Graduates with 26 years experience in Construction

Skill Set

MEP Project Manager

Professional Information

Total Experience : 26

Nationality : Jordan

Qualification Level : Engineering Graduates/PG

Job Function : Installation / Maintenance / Repair

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

Detailed Profile

Curriculum Vitae

NAME : Nemer Abuhajar - BSc. EE
MOBILE NO. : +974 55864772
Registered Electrcial Engineer (Catogery A) with Ministry of Municpality & Urben Planing (UPDA – Qatar)


1. GEC Contracting Services & Trading, Qatar
Dec 2016 to Present
Project Manager


• Leading and supervising team of Mechanical, Electrical, and ICA Engineers for the preparation of design works, technical submittals & shop drawings.

• Design Inputs and checking all submissions including shop drawings, material approval, Method statement, RFIs and Technical submissions with respect to main contract specification, design drawings, regulations and latest information available from consultant.

• Responsible for organizing Materials, equipment’s & personnel for carrying out Mechanical, Electrical & Instrumentation construction works on schedule.

• Responsible for Mechanical, Electrical & Instrumentation construction schedule implementation.

• Coordination with sub-contractors & main equipment suppliers to ensure contractual obligations are fulfilled.

• Final Review & approval for MEICA technical submittals for major equipment’s such as Pumps, Valves, screens, Cranes, Generators, Switchgears, pipe works, surge vessels…etc

2. Al Jaber Engineering LLC, Qatar
2007 –2016
Designation: Project Manager

• Leading a team of employees with the responsibility of ensuring satisfactory completion of the project within approved schedule / cost & with good quality/safety performance, driving a focused execution strategy to achieve the project goals.
• Developing of Macro Planning model for the project, managing overall planning, coordination, and control of project from beginning to completion.
• Responsible for the Logistic Planning , System Package Allocation, procurement strategy formulation, finalization of contracts and acquiring goods or services to accomplish the goals of the company to maintain the quality and value of the company's objectives.
• Analyzing the drawings and determining the details of materials required to accomplish the project and preparing the material take off (MTO) and with the aid of the material takeoff, creating bill of materials (BOM).
• Formulating BOQ and submitting the same to the Contractor to quote the rates for each item in the BOQ.
• Coordinating with commercial department to initiate action to float tender enquiries, Bid analysis, short listing of tenders after techno-commercial meetings and final selection of vendors and sub-contractors for the Mechanical, Electrical, Instrumentation & Controls systems of the projects.
• Reviewing & Approving Technical Submittal’s and coordinating with procurement team for vendor finalization.
• Monitoring and reviewing sub-contractors’ activities and scope creeping to identify potential issues and proactively identifying solutions to redress them.
• Checking and approving variation orders or change orders to alter the scope of works through addition, substitution or omission from the original scope of works claims for the payment
• Coordinating with site team for timely completion of projects , closely monitoring the cost and time schedules and ensuring that the original planning is still viable with an eye on cost optimization and savings on budgeted cost and expediting the project ahead of schedule.
• Forecasting manpower requirements to HR department and assisting them in experience sourcing and recruitment process. Also coordinating with HR to provide professional development for leadership positions.
• Regularly monitoring construction operations to confirm, they are being carried out in accordance with operations strategy, quality standards, policies, procedures and best practices.
• Conducting site visits, site meetings with site team to understand and ensure work progress as per schedule and resolving any issues which may hamper the progress of the project
• Coordinating with facility management for initiating protocol for the testing, and commissioning of systems, and liaising with clients PMO to witness the testing and evaluation of the project and ensuring optimal client satisfaction and a good working environment to attain all set objectives.
• Managing testing and commissioning team to facilitate the testing, pre- commissioning, commissioning, startup and handing over of all electrical and mechanical equipment and HVAC.
• Performing project hand over and contract closure activities after ensuring the project has addressed all the terms/ conditions and fully met the exit criteria

3. Industrial Construction Co. Ltd, Jordan
Project Manager, 2001 -2007
Project Engineer, 1995-2000

• Reviewed the shop drawings related to the Structural, Mechanical, Electrical, Instrumentation & Controls systems disciplines and ensured its compliance with design and contract requirement.
• Accountable for leading a large team of executives, engineers and workers dealing with project management functions.
• Provided leadership, guidance and support to the project team by developing, integrating and implementing strategies that maximized the efficiency of the project.
• Executed complete project activities with overall responsibilities of coordination with clients, administration offices, government & non-government agencies, sub-contractors and suppliers.
• Efficiently managed the contract management functions of the company by leading a team of quantity surveyors and estimation specialists and other related administrative staff, for new and existing projects.
• Studied in detail the scope of work, specifications, equipment schedule and prepared the project BOQ.
• Coordinated with procurement department to float tender enquiries, short listing of tenders after techno-commercial meetings and final selection of sub-contractors.
• Reviewed technical specifications, contract drawings, detailed scope of works, Bill of Quantities and floated the same in installation modifications and operating project.
• Monitored the project activities against the Bill of quantities (BOQ) and ensured the financial administration of the contract.
• Ensured strict compliance of company’s QA policies and performed periodical internal / external QC audits.
• Ensured that the daily, weekly records of the progress of the works are maintained by concerned staff and evaluated the progress on monthly basis against the planned program and budget.
• Scrutinized claim documents put up by the contractors and issued provisional acceptance certificate (PAC) or final acceptance certificate (FAC), depending on the merit.

Projects involved

Project Design and Build of Doha South Terminal pump Station and Regional Odour Control System
Client Ashgal
Scope Mechanical, Electrical, Instrumentation & Controls work for the store motor pump station
Role Project Manager
Responsibilities Mechanical, Electrical, Instrumentation & Controls, Testing, Pre-Commissioning, and commissioning of pump station Project

Project ERC 0638/D2 Dukhan Highway Project
Client Ashgal
Scope Mechanical, Electrical, Instrumentation & Controls work for the store motor pump station
Role MEP Plant Manager
Responsibilities Mechanical, Electrical, Instrumentation & Controls, Testing, Pre-Commissioning, and commissioning of pump station Project

Project EPIC for Wet Utilities
Client Qatar Petroleum
Scope Distr. Network for Supp. Serv. Area Ph. I & II and Main Net. For Ongoing Dev. at West End Ras Laffan. 31 no. pumping stations, Pipelines, and MEP.
Role Commissioning Manager
Responsibilities Management of Mechanical, Electrical, Instrumentation & Controls, Testing, commissioning and startup of total Project

Project Reconstruction of Roads and Infrastructure in Mesaieed Community Area
Client Qatar Petroleum
Scope HV and LV cabling, Street lighting
Role Project Manager

Project Qatalum Project
Client SNC Lavalin
Scope Installation of above ground metal piping, equipment installation, MEP
Role Project Manager
Responsibilities Mechanical, Electrical, Instrumentation & Controls, Testing, Pre-Commissioning, and commissioning of total Project.

Project Epic for upgrading of existing Gabbro Berth Crane Facilities at Mesaieed Port
Client Qatar Petroleum
Role Project Manager
Responsibilities Mechanical, Electrical, Instrumentation & Controls, Testing, Pre-Commissioning, and commissioning of total Project

Project Rehabilitation and upgrading of the Ore beneficiation and material handling plants including operation & maintenance for two years.
Duration 2004 - 2007
Owner Jordan Phosphate Mines Co.
Contractor Consortium koch/ Sofremines.
Scope • Construction of “Structural Steel, Mechanical Equipment, Electrical, Instrumentation &Controls”.
• Operation and Maintenance of “Material Handling Equipment and Process Plant

Project Aqaba KOH Storage and Shipping Facilities (Contract No. 23).
Duration Within 2004.
Owner Jordan Bromine Company (JBC).
Contractor Industrial Construction Company.
Role Project Manager
Type of Project • Mechanical, Electrical, Instrumentation & Controls.
Responsibilities • Design and Build of two metal tanks (2133m3 each) for the storage of potassium hydroxide (50% KOH), associated mechanical, electrical and instrumentation works.
• Supply and installation of above ground stainless steel pipeline (6km) from pump station to the export jetty.

Project MEREN Silica Sand Project. Plant Construction Package (3A).
Duration 2003 -2004.
Owner The Middle East Regional Development Enterprise (MEREN).
Contractor CODE JV Industrial Construction Company.
Value US$ 611582 (Electro -Mechanical).
Type of project Structural Steel, Mechanical, Electrical, Instrumentation & Controls.
Role Project Manager

Project Deir Alla - Zai - Amman Water Expansion Project -128/2000
Duration 2000 - 2003.
Owner Water Authority of Jordan (WAJ).
Contractor The Arab Contractors (Outhman Ahmad Outhman).
Type / Scope Mechanical
Installation of 22 Km of 48” & 7Km of 60" welded steel pipeline from Zai up to Dabouq reservoir including HS testing, calibration pigging, and Cathodic protection
Role Project Manager

Project Dams’ Bottom Outlets.
Duration Within 2000.
Owner Ministry of Water & Irrigation.
Contractor Giovanola Freres S.A.
Type / Scope • Mechanical
• Erection, sand blasting and painting of steel bottom outlets including hydraulically actuated gates, motorized valves and piping at: Mujib, Wala, and Tannur Irrigation Dams.
Role Construction Manager

Project Salt Pans Dredging Works - Dead Sea.
Duration Within 1999.
Owner Arab Potash Co.
Contractor HAM Dredging and Marine.
Scope Mechanical
Fabrication and welding of submerged Steel pipe lines 700 mm in diameter
Role Construction Manager

Project Fine Separation Plant Contract No. 155 F / 97.
Duration Within 1997.
Owner Jordan Phosphate Mines Co.
Contractor Industrial Construction Company.
Type/Scope • Structural Steel, Mechanical, Electrical, Instrumentation & Controls
• Turn Key erection of the steel structures, mechanical and electrical equipment as follows: Centrifugal Separator, cyclones, draught fan, de-dusting bag filter, steel duct work, belt and screw conveyors.
Role Construction Manager

Project DAP Fertilizer Warehouse Reconstruction Tripper Conveyor.
Duration Within 1996.
Owner Jordan Phosphate Mines Co. - Fertilizer Complex.
Contractor Koch Transporttechnick
Type’Scope • Structural Steel, Mechanical, Electrical, Instrumentation & Controls.
• The turnkey erection of the structural steel, elevated conveyors, traveling tripper cars, chutes and gates.
Role Project Engineer

Project 59/95 F 9 E - Rehab Power Station.
Duration Within 1997.
Owner Jordan Electrical Authority.
Contractor Marubeni Corporation.
Type/Scope • Structural Steel, Mechanical, Electrical, Instrumentation & Controls.
• Erection of One 100 Mega Watt simple cycle gas turbine power station, Fuel oil unloading and forwarding, cooling tower, 15 kV isolated phase bus , 15 kV- 132 kV, 150 MW step up transformer, 132 kV underground cables and 132 kV substation.
Role Project Engineer

Project 32 F / 95 - Drying Plant
Duration 1995 - 1996
Owner Jordan Phosphate Mines Co.
Contractor Industrial Construction Company.
Scope • Structural Steel, Mechanical, Electrical, Instrumentation & Controls.
• Erection of Two drying kilns, belt conveyors, receiving bunkers, 4000 M3 heavy fuel steel tank of with heaters, pump house and insulated hot fuel delivery steel pipe line.
Role Project Engineer


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