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Project Planning and Controls

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A Project Controls professional with 12 years post education experience gained in both home office and on site environments within the Petrochemical, Oil and Gas and Offshore Wind sectors. I have developed the skills and experience that have led me to quickly progress to a senior level; managing and leading teams in the delivery of an effective project controls and planning function. A function focused on ensuring project objectives are achieved for EPCM Projects and Turnaround/Maintenance Events.

An advocate of the effectiveness of project controls, I have experience in developing and implementing project controls processes and procedures in line with project charters and objectives from project inception to close out.


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  •  Ramsdale Project Services
  •  Apr 2013 - Present

Project Controls Associate

  •  Offshore Construction Associates
  •  Apr 2020 - Present

Offshore Construction Associates are a bespoke engineering and management consultancy focused exclusively on offshore construction projects. Based in London, UK, and Boston, MA, OCA work globally, providing expertise wherever Clients need it. Using experienced staff, OCA can deliver innovative or traditional solutions to project challenges, while helping Clients to manage risk and add value at every opportunity.

As the Project Controls Associate for OCA I am deployed on multiple Offshore Wind Farm Projects providing the project controls services to our clients at all stages of the project.

Project Controls Lead / Lead Planner & Scheduler

  •  SABIC
  •  Apr 2019 - Apr 2020

Accountable for the Project Controls function on a large Turnaround event on a Tier 1 COMAH petrochemical site. As the Project Controls Lead, I have developed and implemented the methodology for delivering the Project Controls function for the event. Responsibilities include:

• The establishment of the Planning and Scheduling department for the event.
• Management of the Planning and Scheduling department consisting of eight planners and three Schedulers.
• Responsible for the review, audit and reporting of contractor schedule quality.
• Development and accountability of the Risk Management methodology.
• Development and accountability of the Document Control methodology.
• Assisted in the Cost estimate and ‘order of magnitude’ estimate to apply for capital expenditure funding.
• Development, implementation, and updating all Project Controls procedures for the event.
• Responsible for the event schedule develop from a Level 2 management schedule through to a Level 5 Execution schedule utilising Primavera P6 R16.2.
• Through the integration of contractor and operational schedules, achieve a fully integrated Master Schedule for delivering the event, which identifies and accounts for all interfaces.

Planning and Scheduling Leader/Trainer

  •  WOOD.
  •  Jun 2018 - Jun 2018

Consulted the client and lead their team in making changes to improve their planning and scheduling function across all Teesside sites. Overhauled the processes and procedures used to deliver maintenance and outage work on a Tier 1 COMAH site. This formed part of the clients’ global drive to implement a standardised methodology for delivering maintenance and required interaction with every level of personnel on the site.

Planning Engineer/Lead Scheduler

  •  Huntsman Tioxide
  •  Mar 2017 - Jun 2017

A short-term contract to support and improve the planning function in the delivery of the capital expenditure maintenance / outage projects.

Planning Engineer/Lead Scheduler

  •  Jacobs Engineering
  •  Aug 2015 - Mar 2017

Leading the planning and scheduling function on a daily basis in an integrated client, contractor and sub-contractor team delivering an EPCM plant life expansion project on a Tier 1 COMAH Site.

Construction/Project Planner

  •  Imtech Marine UK
  •  Dec 2014 - Aug 2015

Field based construction planner for the E&I Installation of a southern North Sea gas rig. Responsible for the development of the WBS/CBS, schedule and reporting functions to ensure field progress was captured in a timely manner.

Site Construction Planning Engineer

  •  Hertel
  •  Apr 2014 - Nov 2014

Responsible for the daily progress capture and reporting of field progress and earned value for a mechanical and piping sub- contractor on an energy from waste plant project.

Planning Consultant

  •  Apr 2013 - Apr 2014

Client side planning lead for the fabrication, commissioning and installation of an offshore wind farm topside and jacket, as well as the offshore electrical cable installation package.

Senior Planning Engineer

  •  Global Marine Energy
  •  Jun 2012 - Apr 2013

Senior Planning Engineer for an offshore cable installation sub-contractor on the GT1 windfarm.

Project Planner / Junior Project Manager

  •  Cameron Subsea Systems
  •  Aug 2010 - Jun 2012


BSc (Hons) Project Management

  •  Leeds Metropolitan University
  •  Sep 2007 - Jun 2008