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Engr. Muhammad Hasnain
Lecturer
Geoinformatics Engineering

IGIS
National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST)
IGIS Building NUST H-12 Islamabd Pakistan
Tel : 051-90854169

Specialization
Risk Management, Contract Management, Construction Project Scheduling and Economic Decision Analysis

Education
MS Construction Engineering and Management
Hasnain

MS Construction Engineering and Management, 
National University Of Sciences & Technology Islamabad (2013-2015)  
Courses cover a broad range of subjects including Risk Management, Contract Management, Construction Project Scheduling and Economic Decision Analysis.
Research Thesis: Best Value Contract Award mechanism: A multi-criteria decision making model for construction projects.

BE Civil Engineering (2009-2013) from NUST, Pakistan
Thesis topic: Estimation of Overhead Cost in a building project.

MEMBERSHIPS
  • Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC)
  • American Society of Civil Engineers
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​Research Thesis:
Best Value Contract Award mechanism: A multi-criteria decision making model for construction projects.
Estimation of Overhead Cost in a building project.

  • Hasnain, M., Thaheem, M. J., & Ullah, F. (2017). Best Value Contractor Selection in Road Construction Projects: ANP-Based Decision Support System. International Journal of Civil Engineering, 1-20.
  • Hasnain, M., & Thaheem, M. J. (2016). Best Value Procurement in Construction and its Evolution in the 21st Century: A Systematic Review. Journal for the Advancement of Performance Information and Value, 8(1), 2-1 – 2-21.
  • Ullah, F., Hasnain, M., Thaheem, M. J. & Sepasgozar, S.M.E. (2016). Prioritizing best value contributing factors for contractor selection: an AHP approach in CRIOCM Dec 2016, Hong Kong​
Courses:
Teaching various courses of Management in GIS, Remote Sensing & Construction Projects' domain 

Trainings:
Primavera Trainer (CE&M) – NUST (June 2015 – July 2015)
  • Conducted Primavera P6 Professional training at NUST Institute of Civil Engineering (NICE), and taught the basics of planning and scheduling of project with resources and updating of on-going project.

PROFESSIONAL TRAININGS & Workshops:
  • Participated in International Workshop on 'High Performance Energy Efficient Building and Design & Construction' at UET Lahore, on 8th- 9th March, 2017
  • Attended 3-day Training of 'Procurement and Contracts' and 'Introduction to Primavera' by Engr. Mazhar ul Islam, held at TLC (Techno Legal Consultants) Head Office on April 22-24, 2016.
  • Participated in 1-day CPD (Continuing Professional Development)  'Sustainable Urban Transportation System' at NIT-SCEE, NUST in May, 2015.
  • Participated in Construction and Safety Workshop held in NIT-SCEE in 2014.
  • Attended the training workshop of Auto Desk REVIT by Dr. Salman Azhar held at NIT-SCEE on May, 2014.
  • Participated in 1-day CPD 'Project Procurement and Contract Management' held at PEC HQ Islamabad on March 24, 2014.
  • Participated in 3-weeks' training workshop of Primavera by Engr. Aneeq at NICE-SCEE
  • Attended 3-day workshop of Public Speaking at School of Leadership in 2013.
  • Attended a 2-weeks' Graded Course on 'Construction Machinery' at CTTI (Construction Technology Training Institute), Islamabad (June, 2012).

 
Planning Engineer at SMEC (Snowy Mountains Engineering Corporations) Pakistan (July 2016 – Present)
  • Preparation of Consultant Project Work Schedule on Primavera.
  • Involved in the preparation of Technical Proposal and Contract Agreement for following project:
    • Supervision Consultant for Central Asia Regional Economic Corridor - Construction Supervision
    • Consultancy Services for Feasibility Study for Construction of KAS Umar Khan Canal System
    • Construction Supervision Consultants for Post Flood National Highway Rehabilitation Project (PNHRP)
    • Preparation of Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation Corridors 5 and 6 (Salang Corridor) Project - 01 Feasibility Study and Detailed Engineering.
  • Preparation of Pre-Qualification and Expression of Interest (EOI) documents.
  • Coordination / correspondence with management, inter departments, client and other JV partners for ongoing projects.
  • Letters drafting and management of necessary documentation of ongoing projects including Assistant to Employer Representative (AER) for Peshawar-Karachi Motorway (PKM) Sukkur-Multan Section (392 Km).

Contract Engineer at Techno Legal Consultant (March 2016 – June 2016) 
  • Procurement of Works contracts followed by FIDIC and Asian Development Bank.
  • Involved in preparation of BOQs, tender documents and Contracts.
  • Preparation of EOTs, delay in payment and subsequent suspension claims.
  • Preparation of Change Order and claim of Changed Conditions.
  • Formulation of Contract Brief of awarded projects
  • Correspondence with Client, Consultant, Subcontractor and Supplier.
  • Contract Management of DABS (Da Afghanistan Breshna Sherkat) project including:
    • Preparation of BoQs,
    • General client requirements for site office,
    • Assessment of suitable Subcontractor.
  • Preparation of work schedule on Primavera using CPM technique.

Trainee Engineer at National Highway Authority (November 2015 –February 2016) 
  • Assisted Senior Procurement Specialist in updating of PEC Documents for both Consultancy and Works.
  • Involved in evaluation of Project Schedule submitted by contractors.
  • Provided services to the Senior Procurement Specialist in preparing RFP for the consultants.
  • Authorized to attend Pre-Bid Meetings.
  • Responsible to attend Contract negotiations with the successful bidders and making amendments to the contract document.
  • Involved in evaluation of PQ Documents of Works for the major projects including CPEC and PKM.
  • Worked for the evaluation of technical and financial proposals of Consultancy projects including “Assistant to Employer Representative (AER) for Peshawar-Karachi Motorway (PKM) Sukkur-Multan Section (392 Km)”.

Primavera Trainer (CE&M) at NUST (June 2015 – July 2015)
  • Conducted Primavera P6 Professional training at NUST Institute of Civil Engineering (NICE), in which taught the basics of planning and scheduling of project with resources and updating of on-going project.
  • January 2015 – September 2015 “Graduate Researcher” (CE&M) – NUST
  • Conducted extensive Literature Review on Best Value (BV) Procurement for Construction Contracts.
  • Conducted International Survey for ranking critical success factors for BV Procurement.
  • Collected and analyzed data of construction highway projects procured by NHA.
  • Formulated temporal analysis of existing literature for BV factors for the period of 2000-2015.
  • Prioritization of BV factors based using Analytical Hierarchy Process (AHP).
  • Developed a strategic multi-criteria decision making model (MCDM) based upon Analytical Network Process (ANP).

Internee Engineer (Planning) at IZHAR Construction (Pvt.) Ltd. (Nov 2013 – April 2014)
  • Involved in site supervision and planning of the project 'School of Social Sciences and Humanities, NUST' on primavera.
  • Worked closely with design group and others for the detailed design and/or to modify project plans.
  • Maintained office records including daily reports and shop drawings.
  • Organized necessary documentation of the projects including Material Specifications, shop drawings as built drawings, purchasing requisitions.
  • Preparation of S-Curves and update on daily basis for the close monitoring of the planned vs. actual curves, Submission of the catch-up plans on the daily progress.

Internee (Civil) at Amanat Hussain & Co. (June 2012 – Aug 2012) 
  • Assigned the planning of project activities on MS Project of Foundation University Dental College, Rawalpindi.
  • Involved in making shop drawings on AutoCAD.
  • Adhere to work standards during execution of Project.

Internee (Civil) at Taameer Associates (June 2011 – Aug 2011)
  • Assigned on preparation of Estimates and Supervision of Building construction work including Brick Masonry, RCC Columns, Slabs and walls of Fauji Foundation Hospitals.
  • Ensure that Projects Personnel follow the Quality Assurance Programme strictly.​