Project Manager / Resident Engineer Dredging

I am currently available for work
Serial No: 10346
(1/5/1956, male)
Skills keywords: construction, dredging, management, project manager, resident engineer
Short Bio:

20 plus years experience in dredging as Project Manager/Resident Engineer.

Current location: Texas, United States - View on map
Nationality: Dutch
Preferred Sector of Employment:  , Oil, Gas and Energy
Spoken languages: Dutch, english, german, spanish
Location I am interested in working: Anywhere


Senior Civil Marine Client Rep. – Chevron LNG Jan 2010 – Present

Soyo, Angola –West Africa

• Monitor the dredging on the near shore portion of the offshore pipeline section

• Monitor the inshore waterway dredging of the mangrove swamps, clamshell

• Ensure compliance with the health, environment and safety standards of Chevron

• Monitor the proper disposal of the spoil generated from all dredging activities

• Dredging of a channel widener and maintenance program, €150 Mil

• Worked with Cutter Dredgers, Water Injection Dredger, Hopper Dredger, Clam shell dredgers.

• Install revetment works

• Feed design meetings with contractor in Europe.

• Installation of Temp Jetty Facility for 10 tugboats for LNG facility, €23 Mil

• Involved in feed design for Permanent Jetty. €20 Mil

• Construction of a 7.5 Km road and a 525 meter bridge, €68 Mil

Site Manager – Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Aug 2007 – Jul 2009

Gulf of Mexico, Eastern Seaboard, Bahrain

• In charge of daily operations on the jobsite, 6 Hopper dredgers, 40 Mil M3

• Responsible for budget control in cooperation with contract manager

• Responsible for compiling weekly reports

• Setting up weekly meetings with dredge engineers and providing feedback on production control to main office in Chicago

• In charge of safety accidents investigation

• Daily contact with captains regarding dredge related issues such as, dig patterns, digging instructions and the various pump out methods

Driver/Trainer – Saia Motor Freight/Transport America Sep 2004 – Jul 2007

Dallas, TX

• Responsible for training new truck drivers

• Daily supervision in class and on the road training

Project Supervisor Beach reclamation – Rijkswaterstaat Jan 2004 – Sep 2004

Den Helder, The Netherlands

• Due to family scheduling, I accepted a job as a Project Supervisor Manager on a beach reclamation work in the north of Holland

• Responsible for the right dump locations with an ocean going suction trailer, bottom dumping the loads as close as possible to the beach

• Daily supervision, reporting and quality control

Project Superintendent/Manager – B+B Dredging Jan 2003 – Dec 2003

Portsmouth, VA

• Job contract for work with a small hopper in Cape May, NY, Port Aransas, TX, Nags Head, NC and Albany New York

• Responsible for the day to day supervision, client meetings, survey scheduling on the different job sites

• Daily reporting and quality control

Project Superintendent/Manager – Bean Stuyvesant Dredging, Ghent Dredging and Bos Kalis Baggeren Jan 1979 – Dec 2002

Various locations, Africa, Middle East, Europe and Middle America

• Started as project surveyor worked my way up to Site Manager

• Responsible for various dredging projects in different countries

• Daily reporting and quality control


Netherlands 1974-1979

Zeeland College, UTS/MTS Vlissingen

Heavy civil Engineering, “weg –and waterbouw”

Diploma Dredging Netherlands 1980

Hansford University USA 1993-1995

MSc, Civil Engineering

Professional Organization

American Society of Civil Engineers,

Dallas Chapter