Willson - Construction Manager - Batam, Riau Islands, Indonesia

Kenneth Willson

Batam, Riau Islands, Indonesia

Summary

Summary of my experience in review and input into a wide range of electrical systems for Mining Energy,Oil &Gas systems.
I have knowledge of relevant codes,standards and applicable regulations.
Proven technical background with an excellent attitude and interpersonal skills in coaching,leader ship,and problem solving.
Excellent lateral thinking and the ability to interface with people at all levels,both internal and third parties from a wide range of cultural back grounds.

My back ground in the industry is as follows.

MINING; Iron ore,Bauxite, Coal,gold

ENERGY; Coal fired,Diesel,Combined cycle,Hydro Electric.
Commissioning.

OIL & GAS; Oil production platform,Gas production fixed platform.
LNG train,Module fabrication,Top side integration F.P.S.O . C.S.R representative.
Hook up & commissioning.

Services

Construction Manager

Summary:

Electrical and Instrument coordinator,construction manager in the following areas.
Energy, CCGT,coal fired,diesel generation,Hydro electric.
Oil&Gas;module fabrication,oil and gas fixed platform,
Mining;Iron ore,gold,coal.

Work History

Electrical Coordinator.MEP

Melco Crown Philippines

From May 2014

Casino, and Hotel.

Technical Advisor Leighton's Contractors Indonesia

MEP Electrical

May 2013 - May 2014

based in Irian Jaya at Freeport Mc Moran Indonesia
Projects include the construction of;

One ridge camp barracks to accommodate 1500 men.
One building complete with a control room for the remote operation of an underground mining operation.
One Warehouse
Mess facilities.
One complex for bachelor quarters.

E/I Specialist

OPCC Tutupan Project

June 2012 - April 2013

Employed by P.T Wijaya Kariya
OPCC Tutupan Project, Kalimantan.
Over land conveyor's and moile crushing and mobile stacking plant.
My current position is to supervise all E/I work covered by P.T Wika's sub-contractor consisting of national trades people up ward of 200 people.
I also full fill obligations on behalf of the client P.T Adaro as a technical advisor and liaise between PT Adaro's sub-contractors P.T W.E.N who are building two high voltage sub stations.
On technical issues I work closely with the designer, contractor P.T F L Smidth Indonesia to resolve any outstanding grey areas of construction and material control.
Provide technical assistance and support to Construction Contractor on technical issues that may arise
- Participate in onsite inspections and in the punch list clearance process
- Participate in the handover process from Mechanical Completion to Commissioning
- Monitor progress and assess progress reports issued by Suppliers/Vendors related to construction related issues

E/I Specialist

J Resources Gold

October 2011 - May 2012

Employed by, Ausenco Australia
J Resources Gold mine
I hold the position of superintendent on a new build Gold mine in Sumatra Indonesia.
Review subcontractor's documentation to ensure accurate records are kept and retrievable.
Troubleshoot engineering design and resolve issues with engineering and/or fabricator.
I supervised the E/Icontractor on site who peaked at around 300 people on site.

Electrical Specialist

JDA P.T Newmont

September 2010 - September 2011

Employed by, JDA P.T Newmont
Client representative on a first ever brown field project where the stator segments and poles were changed in situ on 2 Sag mills.. I supervised the E/I contractor and the main contractor's electrical engineers from ABB Switzerland on site.
I supervised two national sub contractors on structural and E/I works with the national crews peaking at 300 people.
Troubleshoot, engineering design, resolve issues with engineering and fabricator.

Self-employed

From March 2010

-September
Self-employed.
I set up an exploration team to obtain mineral samples for testing by a Jakarta based laboratory.

Site Manager

Kalimantan

August 2009 - February 2010

I rrefurbished mess and accommodation and bridge and road construction.

Upgrade electrical communication and water systems with a small crew of aroud 50 people.

Construction Manager

Expansion of Gold Mine Nusa Halmahera Minerals

August 2008 - June 2009

Employed by Ausenco Perth West Australia
Supervised sub-contractors on civil, structural fabrication and concrete foundations
Install one Vertical grinding mill.
Install two new power stations and associated switch gear
Assisted sub-contractor to achieve electrical system installation on winder drives.
I was directly responsible for over seas vendors on site as well as a national crew of around 150 people.

Electric/Instrument manager

Global Process Systems

February 2007 - July 2008

Employed by Global Process Systems on the;
Coogee FPSO
Mari FPSO
I supervised the electrical installation on 23 modules.
Involved in pre commissioning through to top side integration in Singapore and closed out punch list items in New Zealand.

Provide supervision on all aspects of E&I related activities, from close follow up with vendors/suppliers during the fabrication stages, FAT's, receiving inspections, installation, preservation, hook up through Mechanical Completion and preparation of pre commissioning activities.

Site E/I Manager

Sumatra, Indonesia

October 2005 - January 2007

Employed by P.T. Thiess Contractor's Indonesia
Witness F.A.T and at the conclusion of site installation conducted S.A.T.
Supervised a team of Instrument technicians for calibration of process instruments
Supervised hook up and commissioning of C&I Systems with a national work force of up to 300 people.

QA/QC Manager Engineer

SAAG Well Drilling Services Malaysia

August 2005 - September 2005

Employed by Proteus Engineers Perth Australia
Supervision of drawing distribution for design review to the client Exxon Mobil Malaysia
Superviseded Mechanical, Structural and E/I.
I supervised National Malaysian sub contractor upwards of 50 technicains

Company Site Representative

KBR /Conoco Philips

From May 2004

BELANAK OIL FIELD DEVELOPMENT (FPSO)
I control the fabrication and construction on the following E Houses.
Eelectrical rooms two port side and two starboard.
One power control building.I supervies two sub contractors on HVAC installation
My duties included interface with the main contractor Siemens Singapore and their lower tiered sub-contractors for fabrication erection and electrical installation.
I ssupervised pre commissioning of on board systems utilixing nationals of around 200 people.
I ws the designated CSR on site so i was given the authority to sign off on seas fastings and load out ready for sail away.

Site supervisor

Origin Energy YOLLA Gas Platform

November 2003 - February 2004

Broad-spectrum/Clough Engineering
I was appointed site supervisor on a high profile schedule driven project to achieve load out and sail away dates.
I worked the interface with local Indonesian contractor to achieve better production output and supervised an expat crew of Inspectrors as well a anationnalwork forceexceeding 60 people in total.
We achieved the load out dates and went on to be involved in the pre commissioning/commissioning.

Construction Superintendent

PT. TRIPATRA ENGINEERS AND CONSTRUCTORS in Duri

April 2000 - May 2002

Chevron Texaco
Three crews consist of (1) Hi-Line crews, (2) Electrical (3) Instrumentation.
I supervised a total of over 60 national crews.
Our main consideration is to put pumps on production, and on injection.
I worked very closely with construction crews and developed a good transfer of technology through my knowledge of the local language.
We liaise with Caltex engineering and production to achieve schedule requirement to achieve oil production output.
I was responsible for all QA/QC documentation, pre commissioning and start up through to commissioning.

Electrical Manager

STONE & WEBSTER CANADA LTD

May 2000 - May 2001

CANADA LTD
North Duri Co-Generation Power Plant Project
I ccoordinated construction activities on 3 x 100 MW Siemens Westinghouse combustion turbines 501D. I supervised a crw of nationals peaking at around 200 people.
I ccontrolled daily activities of the sub-contractor PT. Siemens Indonesia on schedule requirement's and engineering interface. Respond to (RFI) request for information and worked with engineering in Head Office Denver U.S.A.

Electrical Instrument Superintendent

PT. NUSA HALMAHERA MINERALAS

March 1999 - October 1999

I coordinated construction activities with the electrical contractor.
I directed construction activities on caterpillar generators series 3512.
Controlled all QA/CC documentation pre commissioning and commissioning..
I controlled a very small and dedicated local craft force to achieve start up in a very isolated and troubled province.The crews peaked at 100 people on site.

Electrical Instrument Superintendent

DUKE FLOUR DANIEL INDONESIA

June 1998 - January 1999

Coordinated: construction activities on four Wasilla diesel generators
Associated Switch Yard 11 KV-150 KV
Concurrently coordinated a national worked on one coal-fired power plant with the work force paeking at 400 people.
Coordinated the I.T.R and commissioning phase.
I was responsible for all QA/QC documentation and hand over.

Project Coordinator

BICC - BERCA CABLES

September 1997 - February 1998

Fiber Optic, Energy Cable
I liaised between the main contractor and subcontractors on civil, mechanical, electrical issues.
I supervised safety tool box meetings with a nantional work force of around 60 people.

Electrical Manager

KVAERNER BOVING LTD

April 1997 - July 1997

Employed by KVAERNER BOVING LTD Hydroelectric power station, Sumatra
Controlled all electrical and instrument construction activities
Review of all engineering interface drawings.
I was rresponsible for testing and commissioning with a national work force of around 70 people.

Construction Manager

MECANICA DE LA PENA

From July 1996

Interim Coal Handling Project Bontang Kalimantan Indonesia
Controlled two project sites, mine and port.
Supervised lower tiered contractor's on civil, mechanical, electrical works.
I was rresponsible for startup and commissioning with a group of ntionals peaking at 400 people.

Consultant
P.T C.S.R
I supervised lower tiered contractor. Controlled interface between Australian technicians and national labour to achieve start up and commissioning schedules using national crews of around 60 people.

.
Consultant
Oct 95~96 CLOUGH PETROSEA / CLOUGH STENA
I conducted an Engineering study on the expansion of a coal handling and load-out facility.
Provide engineering and procurement services to a team of technicians and expatriate supervisor.

Instrument Supervisor

BLACK & VEATCH INTERNATIONAL

January 1995 - September 1995

Combined Cycle Power Plant (500 M.W)
Supervised electrical and instrument craft.
I controlled instrument calibration and test sheets ad complied the mechanicl competion package with a national crew of around 60 people
I supervised the interface between B.V.I and P.L.N for hand over and final acceptance.

Electrical /Instrument Manager

PT. Tyco Grinnel

January 1993 - March 1994

Fire Monitoring System
ADI Pure plant Sakra (Singapore)
QA / QC Manager
CCR Aromatics Expansion
Mobil Oil Refinery (Singapore)
P.T ODG
WOODSIDE Offshore Petroleum. North Rankin

Electrical Consultant

THIESS PROCESS ENGINEERS / THIESS CONTRACTORS

January 1992 - February 1993

Mine Relocation /Iron Ore

Supervisor

Goodwin 'B' Platform Modules

RALPH M LEE ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR
Upgrade Gold Mine/ Alcoa refinery expansion.
Coal fired power station expansion Muja power station Collie Western Australia.
Upgrade of burner management system on a coal fired power plant in Kwinana Western Australia


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Woodside offshore Petroleum
North Rankin Alpha (Gas Platform)
Mc Dermott Industries - Development of Saladin Oil Field

Marine Engineer
LOMBARDO MARINE
Woodside Offshore Petroleum

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Harriet Oil Platform

G.E.C AUSTRALIA
Compensating Sub - Station 220/132/3 KV

INDUSTRIAL CONTROLS
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ELECTRICAL CONTRACTION Industry
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GOLDWORTHY MINING

ELECTRICAL APPENTICESHIP
AUSTRALIAN IRON AND STEEL (Subsidiary of Broken Hill Propriety Ltd. )

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