Friends (1)

Fadi Chami

Freelance CAD Freelancer & Project Manager

1225
Location:Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Phone: 4163577994
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/fadichami
0
Kudos
3.0
2 Skills
Ask
Rate/Hr
Fadi Chami

Education
• Master Studies in Architecture - October 1997 Lebanese university Beirut – Lebanon
• Engineer “Smart Homes – Network” - November 2010 - 2012 triOS University - Canada
• Languages: English & Arabic

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
General
Having good experience in the construction industry, supported with technical and site experience gained from sharing in several high standard projects.
Occupied various positions in different projects vary in its nature and type, between industrial projects and touristy luxury hotels.
Having good presentable and ability to lead and execution periodic meetings.
Aware of material sources in the UAE / Gulf market, having good negotiation skills.
Special Skills:
• Good user of many types of computer software’s, professional user, MS-Office, Auto-cad software’s and photo shop. Active and productive personality, willing and enjoying to work under tremendous level of responsibilities, problem solving and decision maker, while still having very pleasant personality.

LIST OF PREVIOUSE OCCUPATIONS

BELFORT - LA (CANADA)
Canada - February 2011 up to date
Organization: BELFORT - LA
A General Contracting Company based in Mississauga Canada, Specialized mainly in residency complex construction and interior decoration works.
Position: Project Manager
Establishes and manages the project plans, schedules; identify resources requirements including people and equipment. Handling the correspondences with all parties, controlling the Construction works supervision, Program and Progress, Preparing the project necessary reporting.
Clearly determines the client’s needs, objectives and standards and ensures that they are respected
Change of cost due change orders, extras and revisions before execution
Advise client and/or architect/designer of:
1) Job schedule progress
2) Discrepancies between the jobsite condition and the drawing/plan
3) Acts as a coordinator between the client, the architect and subcontractors on site
4) Preparing monthly invoices in accordance with contractual obligations
• Sharing in different types of studies for value engineering and cost reductions to achieve most economic and most suitable products.

RW ARMSTRONG (Abu Dhabi)
Abu Dhabi - February 2008 up to February 2011
Organization: RW ARMSTRONG
A Multinational Project Management Company based in Indianapolis “USA” with worldwide branches. Please Visit: www.rwArmstrong.com
Project: Nareel Island Development - NID Project consists of the development of two small Islands located just off the main Abu Dhabi Island of an approximate area 385,000 square meters and is planned as a gated upscale residential community with 73 high luxurious Villas and 60 apartments; each unit with their own private swimming pool, five star resort hotel with water lap and leisure Pool, water amenities and a signature spa, marina and iconic secured private lagoon between the two islands. For a budget exceed AED 6 Billions Dirham for ALDAR as Client, Parsons Brinckerhoff “PB” as project Managers, Denniston International as Designers, RW Armstrong as Consultants.

Position: Construction / Manager
Lead, coordinate and monitor the project work effort.
Oversee the schematics and layout of the project plan(s).
Establish work plan for the project phases and arranges for recruitment or assignment of project personnel.
Control project budget and provide direction and leadership to assigned resources required for effective and timely execution of the project.
Ensure the timely preparation of invoices, minimization of net WIP balances and timely collections of accounts receivable.
Guide, direct and supervise the project teams, including evaluation, coaching and development of team members.
Ensure that all team members and others work together cohesively.

PROGER SpA INTERNATIONAL (Abu Dhabi)
Abu Dhabi - October 2006 up to January 2008
Organization: PROGER SpA INTERNATIONAL
Multinational Project Management Company based in Milan Italy with a branch in Dubai United Arab Emirates Please Visit: www.proger.it
Project: THE SHERATON APARTMENT HOTEL TOWER - Dubai JBR
The Interior Construction of a five star hotel that consists of 30 floor tower “Basement floor,
Grade level, Mezzanine level, Lower & Upper Plaza level plus 25 floors of high luxury suites of
Total area 43000 M2, of budget exceeds AED 150,000,000.00 “One Hundred Fifty Million
Dirham” for M/s Al-Faridah AFI as Client, McNally Design International McN as Interior
Decoration Consultants, Khatib & Alami K&A as MEP Consultants.

Position: Construction Manager
Coordinate and monitor all project work effort.
Establish work plan and multi-disciplinary staffing for project phases and arranges for recruitment or assignment of project personnel.
Control project budget and provide direction and leadership to assigned resources.
Guide, direct and supervise the project teams, including evaluation, coaching and development of team members.
Ensure that all team members and others work together cohesively.
Advise client and/or architect/designer of:
5) Schedule progress
6) Discrepancies between the jobsite condition and the drawing/plan
7) Acts as a coordinator between the client, the architect and contractors on site
8) Preparing monthly invoices in accordance with contractual obligations

AIEB - Al Arabi International Engineering Bureau (Abu Dhabi)
November 2004 – September 2006
Organization: AIEB - Al Arabi International Engineering Bureau.
A Multinational consultant and projects managers based in Doha (Qatar), AIEB classified as one of the leader design consultants and project managers in the gulf area specialized in developing oriental and modern architecture designs.(Please visit: www.aeb-qatar.com)

Project: VIP Residency Complex - for National Investment Corporation. NIC
The first prestigious high standard real state projects in Abu Dhabi city Marina Breakwater, the project consists of 117 VIP high standard luxury villas with attractive decorative finishes and landscape, built on a long banana shape earth fill extruded into the deep-sea water and fully protected against scurrying and erosion.
Luxury Club House and Sport Complex with all health and entertainment facilities, Restaurants Beach Facilities utilities building also included, providing full independent and entertainment environment to the future residents.

Position: Project coordinator
Management position within a world Class Consultant organization.
Follow the correspondences with all parties, controlling the construction works supervision, preparing the project necessary reporting.
Conducting / Attending formal meetings, progress, coordination meetings with all other parties participating in the project.

KOCACHE DECORATION COMPANY “KDC” (Abu Dhabi)
Abu Dhabi - February 2002 - October 2004
Organization: Kocache Decoration Company (Abu Dhabi Branch)
A Multi-National General Contracting Company Specialized mainly in High Prestigious interior decoration works.

Project: Emirates Palace hotel “Abu Dhabi UAE”

The Emirates Palace Hotel “7 Star Hotel” is a Government Project Please visit www.emiratespalace.com
The Project was designed by Wimberley Alison tong & Goo (WATGO), KEO Consultant and TURNER International Management, with an approximate cost of AED3.5 Billion. It is located at Abu Dhabi Sea shore and Consists of two hotel wings of 300 rooms, Conference halls, Theater, Ballroom and luxurious Palace of highest standard levels containing twenty two highest standards suites with full luxurious facilities.

Position: Site Manager
Controlling the construction works, preparing the project necessary reporting.
Attending formal meetings & progress, coordination meetings with other parties participating in the project.
Coordination of all finishing activities related to my Package including Civil / MEP /IT works with interior decoration.

Contracting Trading Incorporation C.T.I (Beirut Lebanon)
Lebanon January 2000 - January 2002
Organization: Contracting Trading Incorporation: A general contracting company based in
Beirut Lebanon.

Projects: School projects for an area of 9000 Sq-Meter and Office building for an area of 7000
Sq-Meter,

Position: Project Engineer
Dealing with concrete works & all finishing work, civil works, screed, waterproofing, works, sanitary works, marble, ceramic tiling, external and internal joinery, false ceiling and gypsum works, metal works, painting and external landscaping, of the above listed projects.

Professionals - Sand Blasting & Industrial Painting (Abu Dhabi)
Abu Dhabi UAE Jan. 1998 – Jan. 2000
Organization: Professionals (Sand Blasting and Industrial Painting)

Project: Blasting and painting work for the Mafraq Sewage Treatment Plant Refurbishment Project under Sub-Contract M/s Orient Contracting Co “OCC”; with M/s Parson’s Engineering Science as Consultants.
Position: Site Engineer
Dealing with maintenance of steel Structure and concrete repairs.

Al Difaf General Contracting Co. (Beirut Lebanon)
Lebanon March 1994 - November 1997
ASSISTING SENIOR ARCHITECT at designing residency complex.
Skills (2) Rating
CAD
Project Management