Sacrabany - Project Manager - Singapore

Arunkumar Sacrabany



Project Manager


• Project Manager skilled in all phases of engineering operations. Consistently finishes project under budget and ahead of schedule.
• Engineer who embraces modern principles and practices of civil engineering especially in the area of project management.
• Project Manager who works environmentally-conscious and cost-effective public infrastructure solutions.
• Motivated Civil Engineer with experience in both private and public projects within the construction industry.
• Forward thinking Engineer familiar with all aspects of construction and commercial and residential planning.
• Civil Engineer committed to safety and the creation of solid infrastructure that will be of lasting value.
• Efficient Civil Engineer equipped with expert construction planning, drafting and project management skills, as well as the ability to drive early project completion.
• Personable Project Manager who communicates openly and effectively with all involved, from construction site workers to company CEOs. Successfully sees projects through from initial planning stages to completion.

Work History

Consultant Project Manager

Project Innovations (Ong&Ong) Pte Ltd

From November 2011


Project Title:
Proposed Public Housing Development Comprising 6 Blocks of 16-Storey Residential Building (Total 682 Units) & 1 block Of Multi-Storey Carpark with Commercial, Community Facilities, Precinct Pavilion at Sumang Link (Punggol West Contract 23)

• Evaluate the programme of works.
• Monitor work progress.
• Check safety management system.
• Monitor submissions by the contractor and clearances from the consultant and relevant authorities.
• Monitor performance of environment control measures, earth control measures, site safety measures, housekeeping on site and initiate preventive/corrective actions.
• Evaluate work methods for architectural trades and arrange for sample unit inspection.
• Initiate action to prevent the occurrence of any non-conformance relation to product and process.
• Coordinate/approve corrective actions and monitor the actions taken.
• Identify / solve site problems.
• Verify contractor's progress payment.
• Coordinate services lying, services connections and subsidiary contracts.
• Supervise architectural works to achieve good workmanship.
• Monitor acceptance and commissioning tests/inspections,
• Inspect completed works and arrange with HDB and external parties on handing over of completed works.
• Direct Resident Technical Officers / Resident Engineer in supervision and site management works, including the keeping of proper and accurate records.
• Assist in investigation and liaising with public and the relevant authorities for public feedback.
• Identify potential or actual causes of delay and take preventive or remedial actions.
• Manage the progress of the precast components workshop drawings production, submission and approval; also manage the mould adequacy and progress of the mould fabrication, precast components production and delivery to ensure no delay to site progress.

Resident Technical Officer

Construction Professionals (CPG) Pte Ltd

November 2010 - October 2011


Project Title:
Strengthening to the existing void deck columns (Fiber Wrapping) of old HDB Residential Buildings at various estates of Singapore.

• Plan and work out the resource provision requirements, work schedule, and Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) for sites.
• Coordinate with government/utility agencies and other contractors to set up, operate and maintain the sites.
• Liaise with any sub-contractors, contractors, supervisors and other personnel involved in the project.
• Supervise on-going works at sites to ensure compliance with regulations, by-laws and SOP.
• Ensure safety rules and regulations at sites are adhered to by all site personnel.
• Prepare regular reports to update site resource utilization, requirements, past and on-going activities.
• Resolve any unexpected problems or difficulties that may arise at sites.

Project Engineer

Logistics Construction Pte Ltd

July 2010 - October 2010


Project Title:
Addition & Alteration works to the Singapore University of Technological and Design.

• Accountable for planning, implementing and monitoring work schedules in accordance to master and detailed construction programmes.
• Accountable for the completion of project within specific time and meets all clients' and quality, environmental, health & safety requirements.
• Accountable for preparation of monthly progress report, construction method statements and technical proposal.
• Accountable for settlement of project disputes/clarifications during the execution of project.
• Ensures inspections and checking on site works have been conducted.
• Plans and sequences of the construction operations according to the Project Management Plan.
• Supports Quantity Surveyors (Projects) in verifying progress payments and claims.
• Assists in planning and deployment of resources such as manpower, machinery, equipment and material.
• Liaises with clients, consultants, subcontractors, suppliers and government authorities on project related issues.

Site Supervisor

Surbana Site Supervisors Pte Ltd

October 2007 - June 2010


Project Title:
1. Proposed Addition & Alterations to the existing public housing developments with new lifts and entrance porches (LUP C37 & C41) at various estates of Singapore.
2. Proposed Addition & Alterations to the HDB Branch Office, Clementi, Singapore.

• To carry out site supervision and inspection of structural and architectural works. This includes any off-site manufacturing as instructed by the Architect/Engineer so as to ensure that works are constructed to required quality and accuracy.
• To monitor progress of the works on site and at any off-site manufacturing facilities and report delays immediately.
• To ensure that works are only carried out strictly within the stipulated time and/or at other time as directed by the S.O. Any 'noisy works' shall only be carried out within the time stipulated.
• To provide standing supervision as and when directed by the S.O. Rep.
To enforce site safety and other measures to control dust, noise and vibration caused by the Contractor's works.
• To maintain proper and updated records of all works done, including records of all activities, tests, inspections, status of works, safety, material and equipment on site, labor, day works, site diary, provisional quantities, weather condition etc.
• To check all drawings (including shop drawings) and sketches to verify and ensure that works are carried in accordance to approved drawings.
• To check service routes and Contractor's setting out and report any deviations to the SO and/or his engineer/architect.
• To check that all works are carried out in a safe and proper manner including temporary supports and protection.
• To verify reports and claims submitted by Contractor, including keeping record of all variations/changes as instructed or approved by the SO.
• To co-ordinate works (including advance works) of all contractors and other direct contractors working at the site.
• To inspect and ensure works are carried out in accordance to...

Project Engineer

Auro Service Consultants Pte Ltd

April 2005 - October 2007


Project Title:
1. Proposed construction of an Institutional building (Pegasus Institute for Excellence) with the features of sewage treatment plant, food court, water tank, landscaping and irrigation.
2. Proposed construction of farm houses near east coast of Pondicherry with the features of swimming pool, landscaping and irrigation.

• To manage the site production team and achieve project objectives from start to end of the project.
• Preparation of project schedule, project curves and other project documents.
• To ensure that suppliers & subcontractors' works are coordinated and produced in accordance with the drawings and specifications.
• Oversees any change requests, bid comparisons, new work item, estimates and resolution of potential schedule and work problems.
• Ensure timely availability of designs that comply with the relevant external and internal design codes and safety factors in order to ensure cost effective designs and provide full technical support to the estimating teams.
• Provide accurate and timely input to project reporting consistent with organizational requirements.
• Oversees preparation of plan and reporting of projects & consistently analyze and update project status.
• Support the project manager for the preparation of the project close-out report.
• Attend weekly meetings with client to discuss and monitor the operational issues for a successful project.

Technician Apprentice

Pondicherry Planning Authority

March 2004 - March 2005


• Government apprentice training program for 1 year in Planning Department.


Punggol West Contract 23

Proposed Public Housing Development Comprising 6 Blocks of 16-Storey Residential Building (Total 682 Units) & 1 block Of Multi-Storey Carpark with Commercial, Community Facilities, Precinct Pavilion at Sumang Link (Punggol West Contract 23)

Qualifications & Certifications

Civil Transportation

IASE Deemed University

Civil Engineering

Pondicherry Engineering College, Pondicherry University

Civil Engineering

Mothilal Nehru Govt. Polytechnic, State Board of Technical Education

Skillpages has been acquired by! is pioneering the way people find local services. Skillpages is the world’s premier directory of service providers.

Find out more

Are you sure that you want to leave?