CV, Croatian Mechanical Engineer Project Manager targets Middle East

I am currently available for work
Serial No: 18402

Skills keywords: maintenance management, mechanical engineering, mechanical/piping supervising, project/site management
Short Bio:

A highly professional and internationally oriented Mechanical Engineer with 20+ years of extensive career and strong leadership, management and engineering experience in the Maintenance and Construction Divisions and Departments of the Oil & Gas Industry and other Metal and Mechanical industrial sectors. Successfully manage, coordinate, organize and carry out many various mechanical and piping EPCM and maintenance projects for Oil and Gas companies in Libya.

Current location: Ličko-senjska županija, Croatia - View on map
Nationality: Croatian
Preferred Sector of Employment:  Oil, Gas and Energy
Spoken languages: Croatian, english, German (base)
Location I am interested in working: Anywhere
List the countires you have a visa to work in: Croatia, libya


“MAN Ferrostaal” Libya Branch

(German EPCM Company with 1000+ employees, 40+ years on Libyan and world market)

Jan, 2001 → Present (Libya)

Provide the overall site organization, management, coordination, supervision, implementation, execution, control and completion of specific projects in remote Libyan desert Oil Fields, ensuring that assigned projects are completed safely, on time and according to design, QC standards, budget, company strategy, goals and objectives

• Organization and care of entire camp life for 50-150 multinational and multicultural people (delivery of food, water, fuel, keep level of camp hygiene, discipline and security, medical protection, transport of people, camp maintenance, free activities….)

• Leadership a team of Site Mechanical, Electrical, Civil, Instrument Engineers and Technicians

• Organization, supervision and control mechanical, piping, civil, electrical and instrumentation project activities

• Reporting to Company General Construction Manager

• Review, interpreting and analyze Scope of Work, drawings and project documentation

• Preparing and obtaining Daily Permit to Work, Job Safety Analyze, Risk Assessments and Method of Statements

• Performing Daily pre-job / Safety meetings, Site visits and Kick of Meetings

• Communication, coordination and meetings with clients and contractors management

• Making and distribution of all relevant Daily, Weekly and Monthly progress and required project documentation

• Provide Engineering Support and organization of overall site workshop activities

• Performing required mechanical design activities related to project

• Identifying, adopting and implementing HSE standards according to client procedure, norms and legislation

• Provide pre-commissioning, commissioning, start-up and hand over activities and solve punch list items

• Mobilization and demobilization of site

Selected projects, accomplishments and achievements

SITE / PROJECT MANAGER Client: HAROUGE OO (Site Ghani and En Naga – Libya)

○Flow Line Master Service Agreement (Pipeline, Flow line, Wellhead and Manifold piping construction and installation)

Successful managed and completed thousands meters of underground and over ground pipe/flow/trunk lines with difference diameters (1”-30”) and materials (steel, stainless steel, GRP, GRE, HDPE, PE)

 Equipped and connected in Oil Field system over 70 oil, gas and water ESP and SRP wells (Jack-Lufkin pumps)

 Supervising of NDT, Pigging, Pressure-leak/Hydro test, Dewatering, Holiday test, Road Crossing, Sandblasting, Painting, Wrapping and installation activities

 Coordinating of Tie-in and Hot-tap activities

○Installation / Erection of New Raw Water Tank 20000 bbl, bolted type

○Conversion of H2S Stripper to Degassing Boot

○Upgrade of Fiscal Metering System

○Power Generation & Distribution Upgrade

 For above mentioned Projects supervised overall mechanical, piping, civil, electrical and instrumentation works

MAINTENANCE MANAGER Client: HAROUGE OO (Site Ghani, En Naga, Tibesti – Libya)

○Maintenance of Oil and Gas plant facilities, tanks and vessels

 Selected, established, trained and educated maintenance execution team with all required special tools and equipment for work in live & hazard areas with high concentration of H2S, toxic and flammable gases and confined space, follow and driven the highest safety standards, rules and working culture

 Performed, scheduled and managed 5 years signed Maintenance Contract (cleaning, repair, sandblasting and painting of different capacity Raw, Potable and Fire Water Tanks; Crude Oil, Crude Oil Settling, Diesel Fuel Storage and Aviation Fuel Tanks and Vessels; Sour Production, Test and Group Separators; Wet and Dry Instruments Air Receiver Drums, Media Filters, Degassing Boots, Fuel Gas Scrubbers, Sour Crude Stripper Columns, Heater Degassers, Chillers; Heater Treater Desalters…

 Reported to company General Construction Manager


○Installation of Sulzer Turbine and Injection-Weir Pump

 As Site Engineer supported and coordinated site activities between company, vendor, contractor and client

 Troubleshooting, review, interpretation of drawings and documentation

○Installation/ Erection of New Crude Oil Tank, welded type, capacity 7000m³ (60500 bbl)

 As Site Manager supervised and controlled contractors activities and all project activities

SITE MANAGER Client: AGOCO Oil Company (Site Sarir – Libya)

○Upgrade of Pump Station ○Pipe / Flow line Project ○Repair of 30” main Oil Shipping Line

 Managed overall activities related to installation, connection, alignment and startup of Salt Water Pumps

 Led construction and installation underground pipe lines and maintenance/repair of main oil shipping line

SITE SUPERVISOR Client: Wintershall Oil Company (Site Nafoora – Libya)

○Upgrade of Gas plant/Debottlenecking ○Periodical Shut Down / Maintenance of Gas plant

 Supervised construction activities related to increase client Gas capacity

 Led mechanical crew during Periodical shut down and Maintenance of Gas plant; Reported to Site Manager

MECHANICAL and PIPING SUPERVISOR Client: GMRA (Site Tazerbo – Libya)

○Great Man Made River Project / Installation of 54 Water Pumps & Filter / Degassing Stations

 As part of that time the biggest world water project, supervised mechanical and piping crews during construction and installation of 54 Water Pump Stations, used GRP piping material and special water degassing filter technology; Provided safe and effective work; Reported to Site Manager

All above mentioned projects I successful completed, managed and carried out in remote desert oil fields, working under pressure and with limited resources and what is most important without any serious injuries and accident of manpower.

ASSEMBLY FOREMAN “KRAUSS-MAFFEI“-Gruppe, München Jan, 1999 → Dec, 2000 (Germany)

 Responsible for quality performance of mechanical and piping activities during factory assembling of high pressure hydraulic piping systems and assembling different size of Plastic Injection Machines

MECHANICAL ENGINEER “SCHIEDEL” d.d. Chimney and Ventilation systems Oct, 1996 → Dec, 1998 (Croatia)

 Provide entire Technical support, presentations of Chimney and Ventilation Systems, relationship and meetings with architects, engineers, clients and buyers, presentation of products at trade shows

 Edited of company web sites; trained and educated masons and salesmen’s

MECHANICAL ENGINEER “ELCON” d.d. Client: PSA Group Mar, 1992 → Sep, 1996 (Croatia)

 Engineering and Design (use Auto Cad) of various tools, devices, facilities and parts required for production of cable sets in automotive industry (Peugeot, Renault and Citroen) and cable sets for Miele and Bosch apparatus

 Managed and supervised the department for making of plates as base for cable sets assembling

MECHANICAL ENGINEER “BOROVCAK” Co. Ltd Toronto May, 1990 → Feb, 1992 (Canada)

 Responsible for day to day workshop activities as production and assembling of different parts, devices and assemblies for Automotive (client Ford) and Metal Industry ensuring quality workmanship and delivery on time

JUNIOR MECHANICAL ENGINEER “PRVOMAJSKA” Machine & Metal Industry Zagreb Sep, 1988 → Apr, 1990 (Croatia)

 As Junior Engineer, involved in production, workmanship and assembling of Classic and NC &CNC Lathe Machines, various tools, devices and parts for metal industry

 Member of team for study of improvement company organization and production process

Education and Trainings

◙ Graduate Engineer of Mechanical Engineering, B.Sc. – University of Zagreb (Croatia)

♦Safety Training first and second step, PETROCANADA (2008) ♦Confined Space & H2S Training, PETROCANADA (2007)

♦First Aid and Firefighting Trainings, MAN Ferrostaal (2004, 2008, 2013) ♦Project Management, MERCURY (2003)



 Croatian (maternal), English (speak and write), German (basic)

Computer skills:

 Computer literate with experience in using MS Office Package such as Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, familiar with Auto CAD and Lotus Notes