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B.E.
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GULBERGA UNIVERSITY
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20 years

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DEVAKANTHA REDDY
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PAGIDI

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Name of Assignment: Rehabilitation of Korogwe-Mkumbara_Same Road; Lot 2: Mkumbara-Same Section (96 Km)
Year: Oct 2014 to Sept 2016
Location: Tanzania
Client: Tanroad, Tanzania
Main Project Features: Total Length: 96kms; Lane: 2; Funded by: World Bank; Project Cost: USD 68 Million
Position Held: Contractor's Representative
Activities Performed:
As an Contractor's Respresetative overall responsibility of work, Coordination with Client, Consultant & Sub-Contractors, Act as Interface among all stakeholders and ensure smooth and timely communication between them, Chair weekly progress review meetings, Ensure Proper Coordination with external agencies as well as internal (like field works, survey team, lab team and Electro Mechanical services,) as required.
Identify Risk and suggest Mitigation plan in consultation with Project Lead, Ensure closure of Quality observations and generate compliance report to Consultant, Ensure smooth Techno-Commercial Close out.
Responsible for material used at site as per specifications with good quality of work.
Ensure good and quality for all the works with proper documentation.
Maintain progress schedule & compare with the set baseline time to time.
Also update to corporate team for the same if there is any change in schedule.
Coordinate with different agencies for smooth running of project & complete within the set target deadline.
Coordinate with different teams and implementation of final design on site.
Frequent site visits for coordination of work and resolving on site problems.
Executing Meeting with subordinates to complete the project in time.
The Incumbent will be responsible for completion of the project as per set dead-lines.
Provide information with regards to preparation of Budget/Cost estimates of the building construction & verify the bill as per site execution.
Approval of extra item used at site & make analysis of rates for the same.
Also assure that cost of project not exceed with the budget.
Manage customer expectations for each project and ensure the best practices are implemented.

Name of Assignment: Consultancy Services for FLOOD PROTECTION AND EMERGENCY RECONSTRUCTION PROJECT- ABDULLA GHARIB SECTION OF RAYYAN-BIN AIFAN ROAD

Year: Nov 2013 to May 2014
Location: Yemen
Client: Ministry of Public Works & Highways, Republic of Yemen
Main Project Features: Total Length: 7 kms and 2 Major Bridges; Lane: 2; Funded by: World Bank; Project Cost: USD 18 Million

Position Held:
Resident Engineer cum Bridge Engineer

Activities Performed: As a Resident Engineer/Bridge Engineer’s representative, responsible the consultant in all day to day issues relating the provision of construction supervision services, co-ordinate and direct the supervision staff for the contract for contract..
Review of location of survey stations traverse beacons, study and review of available data, report and contract drawings, prepare the reports, review design, technical specification, drawings & contract and recommend necessary modification thereof, approve/suggest modification of contractors work program, review the contractors, resources (plants, equipments and road carriers), review contractors construction method statement with respect to sound environmental standards and approve contactor’s working drawings. ensure that the construction process is well controlled as per established specification/manual and certify the quality and completion of works. Inspect and approve the sources of materials will assistance of soil/material engineer, issue orders as required for conducting the special tests of material. Assist the Employer in handing over site to the contractor and issue orders to commence the works and achieving the milestones, prepare and check interim payment certificates/ R.A. Bills, certify completion of parts or the totality of the works

Name of Assignment: Consultancy Services for Improvement and Widening of Road Konanur to Kushalnagar, section of Konanur-Makutta Road (SH-91) Karnataka
Year: Dec 2011 to Nov 2013
Location: Karnataka, India
Client: Karnataka Road Development Corporation Ltd., Govt. of Karnataka
Main Project Features: Total Length: 25 kms; Lane: 2; Funded by: Govt. of Karnataka; Project Cost: USD 22 Million

Position Held: Team Leader
Activities Performed: As a Team Leader/Engineer’s representative, responsible the consultant in all day to day issues relating the provision of construction supervision services, co-ordinate and direct the supervision staff for the contract for contract. Liaise regularly with KRDCL officials, startup meeting and setting up site office and controlling mobilization of site personal. Review of location of survey stations traverse beacons, study and review of available data, report and contract drawings, prepare the reports, review design, technical specification, drawings & contract and recommend necessary modification thereof, approve/suggest modification of contractors work programme, review the contractors, resources (plants, equipments and road carriers), review contractors construction method statement with respect to sound environmental standards and approve contactor’s working drawings. Supervision of construction works, monitor the progress and ensure timely completion of project; ensure that the construction process is well controlled as per established specification/manual and certify the quality and completion of works. Inspect and approve the sources of materials will assistance of soil/material engineer, issue orders as required for conducting the special tests of material. Assist the Employer in handing over site to the contractor and issue orders to commence the works and achieving the milestones, prepare and check interim payment certificates/ R.A. Bills, certify completion of parts or the totality of the works

Name of Assignment: Consultancy Services for Supervision of Rehabilitation of Nyanguge-Musoma Road, Lot-2: Mwanza/Mara Border-Musoma section in Tanzania

Year: May 2011 to Nov 2011
Location: Tanzania
Client: Tanzania National Road Agency (TANROADS) Govt. of Tanzania
Main Project Features: Total Length: 85.5 kms; Lane: 2; Funded by: Govt. of Tanzania (FIDIC conditions of contract); Project Cost: USD 55 Million
Position Held: Resident Engineer
Activities Performed: As Resident Engineer, responsible for establishing supervision guidelines, coordinating and managing all the activities of the project; planning and monitoring the progress; value engineering studies to determine the most efficient and cost effective designs; review /modifications in design and working drawings; laboratory works for flexible & rigid pavement (job mix formula also); Project management procedures and implementation of project contract to meet the deadlines; variation orders, instructions, notices and correspondences; on the job training and technology transfer to client staff in project management, quality control/ quality assurance, construction supervision aspects and use of modern construction technology. Responsible for overall project control, escalation and claims, project reporting and co-ordination with the Client; promote awareness on road safety issues and assist in properly addressing them during construction including coordinating the implementation of road safety audits; preparation and submission of Environmental Impact Assessment report to client; review the detailed project report & planning & design of way-side amenities; review the design and working drawings submitted by the Contractor prepared for the construction of various component of the Highway, Bridges/Structure; checking quantity, analysis of rates, estimate report and other deliverables; ensure that the construction works is accomplished in accordance with the technical specification; identify construction delays and recommended to client the remedial measures to expedite the progress; design review of geometric design, rigid and flexible pavement design & overlay design based on BBD test; checking contractor’s traffic management and safety plans and ensure that he complies with them; checking of applicable permit, methodology of construction, mix design of asphalt and concrete; certification of contractor bill for payment submitted by contractor; preparation of change of scope with technical justification and submit to client; monitoring quality of works and progress; issue of take over certificate to the contract. The project was implemented based on FIDIC conditions of contract & other relevant standard, involving Environmental Management Plan (EMP) related to Highway Projects

Name of Assignment: Rehabilitation of Lewa-Isiolo Road (A2) in Kenya
Year: July 2009 to April 2011
Location: Kenya
Client: Ministry of Roads, Govt. of Kenya
Main Project Features: Total Length: 30 kms; Lane: 2; Funded by: Govt. of Kenya; Project Cost: USD 28 Million
Position Held: Site Agent (Project In-charge)
Activities Performed: As Site Agent (Project In-charge) Responsible for planning and scheduling of works, monitoring of progress, testing of road and bridge construction materials as per the stipulations in contract. Responsibilities included preparation of mix designs of WMM, asphaltic concrete; ensuring the proper execution of the project strictly as per the contract drawings and specifications & adhering to all safety & environmental requirements; checking of batching plant, hot mix plant, paver, establishment of site laboratory including calibration of lab equipment to satisfy contract requirements, effective supervision of bituminous/ non-bituminous works to achieve specified quality of works as per contract specifications, preparation of weekly and monthly programs & progress reports covering physical and financial progress, computation of quantities and framing of estimates, statement of variation in quantities. Preparing monthly progress reports, arranging site meetings and maintaining records of meetings, to record measurements, preparation of variation orders, to enforce matters regarding safety and care of works processes, submission of interim certificates for payments & maintaining proper liaison with the client and other departments.

Name of Assignment: Rehabilitation and Upgrading of Rajanandagaon (0.000) to Mohla (72.400) and Mohal (72.400) to Maharastra Border (110.250) Road Projects Package 1&2 in the state of Chhattisgarh
Year: Oct 2006 to July 2009
Location: Chhattisgarh
Client: Public Works Department, Govt. of Chhattisgarh
Main Project Features: Total Length: 110.25 kms; Lane: 2; Funded by: ADB (FIDIC conditions of contract); Project Cost: USD 33 Million
Position Held: Dy. General Manager (Equivalent to Resident Engineer)
Activities Performed: Responsible for reviewing contractor’s work program, method statements, material sources reviewing; Environmental Management Plan; approving materials and sources of materials, reviewing all asphalt mix designs and concrete mix designs proposed by the contractor, monitoring and checking the day to day quality control and quantity measurements of the works carried out under the Contract, maintaining all measurement records; directing the Contractor in all matters concerning construction safety ; assisting the employer in respect of contract implementation, claims etc. including arbitration, litigation if so required; preparing a Construction Supervision Manual and a Maintenance Manual in consultation with the Employer. Verifying the quantities of all items in the BOQ and suggesting modifications for the approval of the employer; assisting the Employer in proper progress monitoring through CAD based project management technique and Management Information System (MIS); imparting training and technology transfer in various aspects of construction. All civil works including bridges, culverts, etc have been constructed in accordance with IRC & MORT&H Specifications. The project was implemented based on FIDIC conditions of contract & other relevant standard, involving Environmental Management Plan (EMP) related to Highway Projects.

Name of Assignment: Upgrading Road Project of Kafu-Masindi (0.00 km to 43.35 km) in Uganda
Year: Dec 2004 to Sept 2006
Location: Uganda
Client: Ministry of Works, Housing and Communications Uganda
Main Project Features: Total Length: 43.35 kms; Lane: 2; Funded by: African Development Bank (FIDIC conditions of contract); Project Cost: USD 27 Million
Position Held: Project Manager
Activities Performed: As Project Manager, responsible for studying & verifying the drawings issued by DPR Consultants and prepare good for construction drawings and as built drawings along with Design Engineers. Planning and programming of the project along with planning engineers and scheduling of all the items of the works. Preparing the methodologies of all the major activities. Preparation of traffic management plan, safety plan and environment management plan & implementation. Identification of source of materials such as borrow areas, quarry sites etc. Liaison and co-ordinate with public and Govt. bodies to procure the material as per specifications. Setting out of all plants, monitoring day-to-day production of concrete batching plants, hot mix plants, aggregate crusher plant etc. Instructing all the field staff regarding survey works, supervision, execution and organization of all site activities i.e. construction techniques, checking and taking measurements. Preparation of bills, calculation of quantities, quality assurance and quality control procedures and certifying sub contractor bills. Supervise all the site activities i.e. embankment in construction, excavation, sub grade, granular sub-base (Lime Stabilisation), wet mix macadam, and Surface Dressing and construction supervision of structures i.e. slab culverts, box culverts and pipe culverts, service roads, median drains, kerb and longitudinal drains related to the project. Preparation of quality assurance manual and quality control procedures, and supervise all the activities are carrying out as per specifications stipulated in contract documents. Discuss with Sr. Quantity Surveyor or Contracts Manager regarding variation orders, Interim payment statements, and contractual matters and finalize. Site visits along with Consultants and client conducting internal meetings with staff members to discuss and sort out problems en-counted if any while execution. Fixing of targets, monthly quantity wise, prepare physical progress and financial progress of the month. Liason and co-ordinate with client, and consultants regarding all the issues related to the project. Prepare Hindrance list, carryout hindrance survey Liason and Co-ordinate with public and relevant authorities to clearing all the obstructions and encumbrances subject to the project. Participating in progress review meetings along with client & consultants. The project was implemented based on FIDIC conditions of contract & other relevant standard, involving Environmental Management Plan (EMP) related to Highway Projects.

Name of Assignment: Construction of 4/6-laning of Rajahmundry – Dharmavaram Road from Ch. 200.000 to Ch. 253.000 of NH-5 AP-11 Package
Year: June 2003 to Dec 2004
Location: Andhra Pradesh
Client: National Highways Authority of India
Main Project Features: Total Length: 53 kms; Lane: 4/6; Funded by: BOT basis (FIDIC conditions of contract); Project Cost: USD 33.4 Million
Position Held: Project Manager
Activities Performed: Responsible for reviewing contractor’s work program, method statements, material sources reviewing; Environmental Management Plan; approving materials and sources of materials, reviewing all asphalt mix designs and concrete mix designs proposed by the contractor, monitoring and checking the day to day quality control and quantity measurements of the works carried out under the Contract, maintaining all measurement records; directing the Contractor in all matters concerning construction safety ; assisting the employer in respect of contract implementation, claims etc. including arbitration, litigation if so required; preparing a Construction Supervision Manual and a Maintenance Manual in consultation with the Employer. Verifying the quantities of all items in the BOQ and suggesting modifications for the approval of the employer; assisting the Employer in proper progress monitoring through CAD based project management technique and Management Information System (MIS); imparting training and technology transfer in various aspects of construction. All civil works including bridges, culverts, etc have been constructed in accordance with IRC & MORT&H Specifications.

Name of Assignment: Widening and Strengthening of Giddalur to Nandyal Road Andhra Pradesh State Highways Project (Phase-III)
Year: Aug 2000 to June 2003
Location: Andhra Pradesh
Client: Road & Buildings, Andhra Pradesh
Main Project Features: Total Length: 48 kms; Lane: 2; Funded by: World Bank (FIDIC conditions of contract); Project Cost: USD 29 Million
Position Held: Dy. Project Manager (Project In-charge)
Activities Performed: Responsible for management of the project & site offices, all the key & technical personnel mobilized at site, on-site materials laboratory along with administration & supervision of contract work and general oversight of the day labor forces. Review of detailed engineering designs including good for construction drawings of the project, developing project progress management and QA&QC Systems including construction quality surveillance systems, carrying out road safety audit for designs and traffic management during construction. Also responsible for review for geometric design, road signage schemes. Preparation of revised planning of project, cash flow, machinery and material requirement for the project; contract management as per FIDIC conditions and implementation of work schedules; finalization of Quality Assurance Plan, design mixes of high strength concrete work; material procurement for structural work; planning, supervision and quality assurance of open, pile & well foundations, substructures, superstructures etc. & management, planning and supervision of work and quality assurance. All civil works including bridges, culverts, etc have been constructed in accordance with IRC & MORT&H Specifications.
Name of Assignment: • Rural Water Supply Scheme for 38 Villages in Yeola Taluk, Nasik Dist. Maharashtra
• Construction of KT Wiers-2 nos. Across the River Bhima Near Gurusal & Patt Kuroli Pandarpur Taluk, Solapur (Dist), Maharashtra
Year: Aug 1999 to Aug 2000
Location: Maharashtra
Client: Maharashtra Krishna Valli Development Corporation; Govt. of Maharashtra.
Main Project Features: Construction of Storage tank, 38 ESR’s 4-GSR,s, Laying of Pipeline of Different dia; Construction of Weirs across River Bhima
Position Held: Dy. Project Manager
Activities Performed: Involved in execution of earthwork, cut-off trench, storage tank, pipe laying & jointing of different diameters and different types of pipes and fixtures. Construction elevated storage reservoirs and ground storage reservoirs of different capacities; alignment fixing and level checking of pipe line laying at various stages; locating & fixing of pressure release devices; preparation of L-section. Construction of KT weirs across river Bhima river, open foundation with stone mansonery raft, deck slab, preparation of R.A. bill, preparation of construction program and cash flow statements. Co-ordination with various agencies like structural designers (ESRs & GSRs), sub contractors, suppliers and subordinate staff for early completion of the project. Preparation of monthly management information reports.
Name of Assignment: Construction of Widening & Strengthening of Kurnool-Bellary, Kodumur – Yemmiganoor and Kurnool - Guntur Road in the state of Andhra Pradesh
Year: June 1995 to May 1999
Location: Andhra Pradesh
Client: Road & Buildings, Govt. of Andhra Pradesh
Main Project Features: Total Length: 59 kms; Lane: 2; Funded by: Client; Project Cost: USD 30 Million
Position Held: Construction Manager
Activities Performed: Responsible for management of the project & site offices, all the key & technical personnel mobilized at site, on-site materials along with administration & supervision of contract work and general oversight of the day labor forces. Review of detailed engineering designs including good for construction drawings of the project, and traffic management during construction. Also responsible for review for geometric design, road signage schemes. Preparation of revised planning of project, cash flow, machinery and material requirement for the project; contract management and implementation of work schedules; finalization of Quality Assurance Plan, design mixes of high strength concrete work; material procurement for structural work; planning, supervision and quality assurance of open foundations, substructures, superstructures etc. & management, planning and supervision of work and quality assurance.

Name of Assignment: • Construction of Bridge across Tungabhadra River of Yemmiganur to Gadwal road
• Construction of Bridge over K C canal in km 12 of Kurnool-Sunkasula and km 39 of Kurnool–Guntur road
• Providing resurfacing of Kurnool – Bellary Road from km 4.00 to km 28.00
Year: April 1990 to May 1995
Location: Andhra Pradesh
Client: Panchaythi Raj Dept., Govt. of Andhra Pradesh
Main Project Features: Construction, Widening and Strengthening
Position Held: Site Engineer
Activities Performed: Major work involves reconstruction, widening and strengthening of NH, State Highways and Major District Roads in R & B Kurnool (Circle), & PR Dept, preparation of estimations for various work components like Earthwork, WBM, and Bituminous works. Actively involved in execution of works like Maintenance of Road, reconstruction, widening and strengthening of road works, (State Highways and Major District Roads) and Bridges in R & B Dept. & P.R. Dept in Kurnool and Nandyal Divisions

Name of Assignment: Construction of LIG, MIG, HIG Type 2100 Houses in Kallurpally Housing Board Colony Nellore, Andhra Pradesh
Year: April 1987 to Dec 1989
Location: Andhra Pradesh
Client: Govt. of Andhra Pradesh
Main Project Features: Construction of Housing Board Colony
Position Held: Work Inspector
Activities Performed: Involved in Survey work fixing of layout of internal roads, marking of buildings, preparation of contractor bills and rate analysis for various item for new proposed works; lying of internal roads, pipe line, sewerage line works in colony. Involved in execution of Electrification, Water supply & Drainage systems of housing colony

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