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Hard working professional offering nearly 15 years of experience in Quality Assurance, Inspection & Testing,
Power Utilities, Petrochemical and Oil & Gas Sectors. Adept at carrying out various tests and inspection for various
processes and checking the quality standards of final goods at suppliers end. Demonstrated acumen in ensuring that
processes - are conducted in accordance with specified guidelines and regulations. Deft in carrying out heat treatment
related job function management NDT & DT.

Insightfulness in planning and initiating improvements to the supplier quality areas as needed to meet changing
demands. Possesses sound knowledge about QA/QC, NDT, DT & PWHT activities. Splendid questioning and listening
skills with ability to analyze responses, understand clients' needs and focus on quality, precision & punctual delivery of
results. Possesses leadership skills including recognizing the strengths and weaknesses in others as well as oneself
and willing to perform additional activities.


Jan 12 to Apr 13; with ABS Groups Inc. in Abu Dhabi-UAE

as Welding/Piping & Tank Inspector (In Borouge III IPMT Team)

Dec10 to Jan 12; with ABS Groups Inc in Abu Dhabi-UAE

As Welding/Piping Inspector (In GASCO TPI Team)
Project-GASCO HFGR (Habshan Flare Gas Recovery Project)

Oct08 to Nov10; with ABS Groups Inc in Abu Dhabi-UAE

as Welding/Piping & Tank Inspector (In Borouge II IPMT Team)

Feb07 to Aug08; with CTJV (Chiyoda Technip Joint Venture), Qatar as Piping & Welding Inspector

Sep03 to Dec06; with Kuwait International Industrial Laboratory, Kuwait as QA/QC Inspector

Jan00 to Aug03; with Kahrafi National,Kuwait as QA/QC Inspector

Jun97 to Nov99; with Kuwait Shipbuilding and Repairing Company as QA/QC Supervisor

Core Competencies

Project Management
Spearheading activities involving working out various requirements & monitoring overall project operations for
ensuring timely completion.
Coordinating projects for the set up standards with accountability for strategic utilization & deployment of available
resources to achieve organizational objectives.
Monitoring the activity at sites and review of project schedule, estimating & costing within budget, planning for
cash flow requirements, etc.

Quality Assurance
Devising and implementing company quality assurance program in compliance with company requirements.
Prioritizing quality assurance responsibilities based on the integration of new designs and products into current
production schedule.
Reducing zero hour failures at customers end by controlling the quality during production with effective feedback &
closure systems.

Inspection & Testing

Inspecting and testing the products at various stages in the production process.
Establishing testing procedures to determine a product's dimensions and characteristics.

Performing testing on the materials, parts, finished products to measure product performance under a variety of

Vendor Management
Leading supplier selection, assessment and ongoing monitoring initiatives.
Supporting supplier quality goals and site-wide improvement initiatives through effective identification of
opportunities and execution of departmental projects and site-wide initiatives.
Ensuring the supplier base consistently achieves the companys delivery and quality requirements.

Significant Highlights:

At ABS Groups Inc in Abu Dhabi-UAE

Project-Borouge II / GASCO & Borouge III
Spearheaded the shop floor inspection and testing of fabrication of pressure vessels, Pipes, Pipelines, exchangers
and storage tank, etc.
Performed the implementation of the site Quality Plan and all procedures and specification concerning the
inspection of the project.
Initiated Shell development inspections as per code API-650 / BS7777 for storage tanks.
Successfully coordinated for Quality inspection matters liaising with sub-contractor management and work force.
Reviewed and ensured that appropriate consumables were distributed to welders in order to make sound weld.
Inspected dissimilar metal joining such as stainless steel to carbon steel; qualification & performance monitoring of
welding personnel.
Monitored various welding process like GTAW, SMAW, FCAW (auto &semi auto) & SAW.
Effectively witnessed the tests such as vacuum test, diesel penetration test, measurement accuracy test UT, PT,
MPI & Oil of tank bottom plate and shell.

At CTJV (Chiyoda Technip Joint Venture)

Project-Qatar gas 3 & 4 LNG
Reviewed and accepted material receiving inspection for Plates/Pipes, Fittings, Valves, Instruments, and vendor
supplied Equipments.
Instrumental in initiating, recommending and assisting in providing effective solution to problems that arised
concerning visual inspection, magnetic particle testing, penetrant testing and ultrasonic testing inspection.
Ensured Quality Standard and Procedures were maintained and oversaw Radiographic interpretation.
Supervised and inspected Welding, Pre-heat and Post Weld Heat Treatment of weld.
Conducted Welder qualification test and issued certificates.
Monitored various welding process like GTAW, SMAW, FCAW (auto & semi auto) & SAW.
Addressed settlement checking of Tanks, line checking, mechanical and QC clearance of hydro test packages.
Performed line checking/prepare and check official test pack prior to release for hydro testing by ensuring that all
welding inspection and NDT activities affecting the quality of welds contained in each piping spools of an isometric
have been completed and accepted.

At Kuwait International Industrial Laboratory

Worked For DAELIM Internaional ,CCC Kuwait, KDC(Kuwait Dirlling Company),YOOJIN , GERMANISCHER

Prepared QA/QC procedures for various clients; coordinated for all destructive and non-destructive testing at
various sites for different clients.
Inspected fabricated pipes & structures, welding inspection, quality control, Radiographic Film interpretations etc.
Managed alloy verification and familiarized with Approved Drawings, Governing Standards and Specification
Arranged the various Test Packages and Conduct the Inspection (Hydrotest &. pneumatic test) with clients.

At Kahrafi National
Project Expanstion of PIC Urea Plant A&B, Expanstion of KNPC Ahamdi Refinary
Reviewed all types of process documentation required for fabrication, erection and commissioning, etc.
Handled painting inspections and quality control activities.
Development and implementation of inspection checklist and report/format.

Prepared QA/QC procedures for various clients
Surveillance inspection (Fit up, Weld Visual, Weld consumables check and Monitoring of various welding process)
Coordinated for all destructive and non-destructive testing at various sites for different clients.

At Kuwait Shipbuilding and Repairing Company

Projects- North Kuwait GC-27 & 28
Communicated for quality inspection matters liaising with sub-contractors management and work force.
Initiated, recommended and assisted in providing effective solutions to such problems that may arise concerning
visual inspection, magnetic particle testing, inspection, penetrant testing and ultrasonic testing inspection.

TWI CSWIP 3.1 Certified Welding Inspector (CSWIP-29733).
TQMI - QMS Certified Lead Auditor (ISO-9001-2000).
ASNT- Level-II Ultrasonic Testing, Radiography Interpretation, Magnetic Particle Testing, Liquid Penetrant Testing.
AWS CWI Training completed.
TOFD Training completed (STORK-Cooperheat).
Advance Digital Radiography Interpretation Training completed (CIT-UK).

Degree in Commerce from Govt. Arts Collage Trivandrum in 1996.

IT SKILLS: Well versed with MS 98/2000/Xp & Win -7, Internet Browsing & LAN.

Conversant with various International Codes such as ASTM, ASME, API, AWS D1.1, AWS, BS, DIN, etc.
Member of American Welding Society (AWS).
Valid International & UAE LMV license.
Defensive driving license holder.


Date of Birth : 25th May 1975

Languages Known : English, Hindi Malayalam, Tamil & Arabic
Permanent Address : Aswathy, TC 41/330, KRWA-166 Kuriyathy, Manacaudu (P.O), Trivandrum PIN
695009, Kerala
Passport No. : F-7611486
Date of Issue : 17/5/2006
Date of Expiry : 16/5/2016
Place of issue : Trivandrum


I do hereby declare that above furnished details are true to the best of my knowledge,

Place :
Date : Sudheer. S