Basic Info

Karim Issa

11 years

Cairo, Egypt

Bachelor's Degree

Experienced

Work Experience

Section Head at Mansoura Petroleum Company (JV with Petroceltic)

Experience Details

Section Head

Project/Program Management

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Seconded for Six years to Petroceltic International PLC (Melrose Resources PLC before merging).
o Major role in executing six main projects for the development of four new fields.
o Developed cost estimate data base for budgetary purposes.
o Responsible for issuing tender documents SOW and preforming technical & commercial evaluation activities for process packages, line pipes & fittings.
o Follow up construction work & evaluate it to ensure they are suitably incorporated and initiate corrective actions in case of project cost overrun or behind schedule.
o Provided support in construction & commissioning phases.
o Review and endorse contract payment and variations and forward to higher authority for approvals.
o Assist in creating the project hand over plan.
o Benchmark mechanical design and identify areas of improvement and develop related lessons learned after the completion of each project.


Company Details

Mansoura Petroleum Company (JV with Petroceltic)

Cairo, Egypt

501-1000 employees

Oil and Gas

http://petroceltic.com/

Feb 2009 to present (7 years 10 months)
Project Engineer at Mansoura Petroleum Company (JV with Petroceltic

Experience Details

Project Engineer

Project/Program Management

Experienced (Non-Manager)

o Mechanical engineering duties related to drawings review & material specifications to ensure statutory requirements, laws, rules, regulations and other contractual requirements. With due regards to safety, operability and maintainability.
o Co-Operate with Operations in developing their plans for facilities/pipelines integration management in addition to ensuring readiness for commissioning and handover.
o Ensure that alternate designs or changes are economical, operable and meet safety, maintenance and schedule requirements.
o Participate in HAZOP & key design reviews in addition follow up on engineering-related actions related to risk response plan.
o Responsible for preparing detailed descriptions & specifications of line pipes & fittings all its related accessories.
o Attend HP vessels ASME certifications and Workshop FAT tests to witness the quality and to review schedule performance against contract timescale.


Company Details

Mansoura Petroleum Company (JV with Petroceltic

Cairo, Egypt

501-1000 employees

Oil and Gas

http://petroceltic.com/

Sep 2007 to Feb 2009 (1 year 5 months)
Site Project Engineer at Mansoura Petroleum Company (JV with Petroceltic

Experience Details

Site Project Engineer

Project/Program Management

Entry Level

o Participated in the Construction, Installation and Commissioning of floating & fixed roof tanks, plant piping and pipeline.
o Responsible for the Inspection of the ordered material upon receipt to ensure their compliance with international quality standards.
o Investigate technical solutions for construction phase problems.
o Prepare progress relevant reports.


Company Details

Mansoura Petroleum Company (JV with Petroceltic

Mansoura, Egypt

501-1000 employees

Oil and Gas

http://petroceltic.com/

Sep 2005 to Sep 2007 (2 years)

Achievements


o Key role in more than 200 Million dollars field development projects for Oil treatment, Gas separation, LPG, Refrigeration, Gas compression, Gas Re-Injection, Gas Lift and Plants rehabilitation. o Supervised Construction work for total of 270 KM combined onshore pipelines and their related wellhead piping connections. o Managed manufacturing of 12 packages for Refrigeration project (Vessels, Exchangers & Molecular sieves & Filters) within tight schedule & budget.

Education

B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering

Education Details

B.Sc.

Mechanical Engineering

Ain Shams University, Egypt

C / Good / 65 - 75%

N/A

N/A

Ain Shams University
2000 - 2005

Certifications

Certificate details

Project Management Professional

Jun 2014

N/A

N/A

PMP® Certification # 1723350

Project Management Institute

N/A

Certificate details

API-570; certified Piping Inspector

Apr 2016

N/A

N/A

API-570; certified Piping Inspector (Certification # 64623)

American Petroleum Institute: Individual Certification Programs

N/A

Training and Courses

Training/Course Details

Preparation for Certified Risk Management Professional (PMI-RMP)

Jan 2015

Oil & Gas Skills (OGS)

N/A

Training/Course Details

Preparation for Certified Cost Professional (CCP)

May 2014

AUC

N/A

Training/Course Details

Professional Program in Project Management (PRMG)

May 2011

AUC

Project Feasibility Studies, Project Bids and Contracts, Project Planning & Control Techniques, Management of Project Resources, Project Budgeting & Financial Control, Cost Management for engineering projects.

Training/Course Details

Specialization Certificate in Pressure Vessels and Piping (ASME)

May 2012

AUC

ASME Section XI Welding & Brazing Qualifications, ASME B31.3 Process piping, ASME B 31.8 Gas transmission and distribution Piping Systems, ASME Section VIII Div.#1 Design and fabrication for Pressure Vessels.

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Self-assesed Skills

Languages

Arabic

Arabic

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

English

English

: Fluent

: Advanced

: Fluent

: Intermediate

Tools and Technologies

Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office

: Advanced

: High

:

More than 7 years

AutoCAD 2D

AutoCAD 2D

: Advanced

: High

:

5-7 years

Primavera

Primavera

: Beginner

: Medium

:

1-3 years

Fields of Expertise

Preparing tender documents

Preparing tender documents

: Advanced

: High

:

3-5 years

Reviewing of engineering documents

Reviewing of engineering documents

: Advanced

: High

:

3-5 years

Setting Budget estimates

Setting Budget estimates

: Advanced

: High

:

3-5 years

Key Skills

Hard worker, Negotiator, Initiative, Problem Solver, Flexible / Adaptive

Online Presence

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