CV, Senior Civil Works Project Manager, Oil And Gas And Dredging

I am currently available for work
Serial No: 31446
(08/23/1964, male)
Skills keywords: asphalt works, dredging, oil and gas, reclamation, road works
Short Bio:

Site and project management, specialized civil works, oil and gas service companies and dredging. Used to working in hard and difficult situations. Problem solver on site and team player.

Current location: Vlaanderen, Belgium - View on map
Nationality: Belgium
Preferred Sector of Employment:  , Oil, Gas and Energy
Spoken languages: English Dutch french german Spanish
Location I am interested in working: Anywhere
List the countires you have a visa to work in: nigeria, S Vincent & Grenadines, S.George & S.Sandwich, Venezuela


ON & OFF-SHORE OIL & GAS Services.

Operations/Site Superintendent Marine, Dredging and Civil works..

• Professional with 25 years of experience in On & Off-Shore Oil & Gas industry specialized in; Marine/Dredging and Civil works for multimillion-dollar companies across diverse industries and Countries.

 Respected leader in different kinds of; On & Off-Shore Oil & Gas Service companies within, Marine works, Planning, Budget control, Jack-up/semi-submersible Rigs and Barges.

 Road projects and Buildings, used to build the future in the Civil and Marine World. Expert in Management in Marine & Civil industries, Commercial and technical tender bid’s and business development in the industry. Proven ability to successful run and lead multimillion-dollar Projects.


 Project/Site-Management.

 Planning, Technical & Mechanical

 Budget control

 Budget calculations

 Procurement & logistics. • Oil & Gas Company support service.

• Business development.

• Training.

• Communication skills on Management level and with community representatives.


Award for Safety and Helicopter survival (Company: Shell Nigeria Limited ), 2006

Award for Management and Leading skills (Company Shell Nigeria Limited), 2004

Award for Management skills (Company LNG, Bonny-Island Nigeria), 2003

Award for safety and first aid (Company LNG, Bonny-Island Nigeria), 2003

Professional Experience

05/2015 – Date:
Operations Project-Manager: In charge of all technical/ Inspections and planning of all Marine Equipment working off-shore for the Government of Venezuela Free-Lance contract (2 months) to train a team of the Venezuelan Engineers of the Government .

10/2010 – 03/2015:
Project-Manager: In charge of Road, sand-filling Projects, involving 9 bridges, pilling and slope protection in the Niger-Delta and Air-port at Bayelsa-State, Nigeria, Involving Dredging (sub-contractors) of Total 6.3Million cubic meters of sand Company Dantata-Sawoe, Abuja

02/2007 – 09/2010:
HOD-Manager; in Charge of all Technical Planning and execution of Dredging/Marine Operations (Jetty construction, Reclamation, Stock-pilling, River crossings, Pipe trunks)for off-shore pipe lines in the Niger-Delta, Company B&Q Dredging Nestoilgroup, Abuloma, end of Okilo Road, Port Harcourt.

10/2005 –01/2007:
Site-Superintendent: in charge of Marine jetty works and Heavy lift loading preparations for off-shore projects Escravos SHELL (Bilfinger – Berger B&B) in the Marine Department afterword’s changed to the IDD Department for Technical setup for sand filling and earth moving Operations in Lagos, Nigeria. Company: Julius Berger Plot 1 Beach-land Estate (Apapa) LAGOS.

Free-Lance, Superintendent: In charge of all Technical Planning and execution of 3 Dredging and Reclamation Projects, for NLNG-Bonny Island with Hopper-Dredger FRANCIS BAUEFORT. Company Jan De Nul, Belgium.

Superintendent: Dredging and Dry-Earth Moving projects around Nigeria. Company DEME Group of Companies Belgium.(Amasomma-Tombia Road 25KM, Reclamation Yenagoa, Pre-Loads, LNG – Bonny-Island, Preparations terains 1 to 6 for JV- TSKJ-LNG, Bonny-Island, Reclamation & Stock-piling Shell Bonny-Island)

Works-Manager: Dry Earth Moving, Demolishing works and Dredging Projects around Europe, Company D’Hollander PVBA, Beveren-Waas (contractor to Deme Group), Belgium.

Software: Auto-Cad, Photoshop, Image Ready, MS Project, Crystal Reports, MS Office (Word, Access, Excel, PowerPoint) GPS data, consumption and location program.


– Secondary school: 1977 till 1980, RMS, Rijks Middelbare school Electrical/mechanical, level A and B+

– High Technical school: 1980 till 1983, Technical institute, Beveren-waas, Technical Diesel power, A level

– Belgium Army service (security unit) Spich Germany, 1983 – 1984. completed

– University Antwerp 1984 till 1988, civil engineering (Not completed last final year, level B+, A, B+

– Construction, Project Management. (Evening courses)

– Civil Engineering, Antwerp, Belgium ( course not completed)

– Technical Institute diesel engines, Beveren-Waas, Belgium.


 Engineering /Specialized in On & Off-Shore services, Marine/Dredging and Civil works

 By the many years of experience in the field I worked up myself from; Foreman towards Site/Project-Management.

 Languages: Dutch (Flemish), English, French, German, South-Afrikaans, (Spanish low)

 Technical Planning and budget control/completion.

 Mechanical/Technical experience of all Heavy Duty Equipment, Marine and dredging equipment.


Personal Information

• Name: Dirk G. J. BUYS

• Citizen: BELGIUM.

• Resident: NIGERIA.

• Material Status: MARRIED.

• Children: 1 DAUGHTER, 1 Son

• Special Immigration Status in Nigeria.