PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE: [Business Associate/ Intern /Projects]
Key Skills: Construction/Project Management, Field Engineer, Business Management, Sustainable Design and BIM
HDIL - Housing Development & Infrastructure Ltd. (June09-Aug09): Field Engineer on residential/commercial project, estimating quantities and assisting Project Manager with tracking progress of the project.
Savaliya Developers. (June07-July07): Site supervising, Estimation & Scheduling. Worked under Purchase department. Proved my Inter-personal and promotional skills in Marketing & Sales department
BSEL Infrastructure. (Dec06-Jan07): Placed in planning and coordination department, understood techniques of Pre-Stress concreting and MIVAN formwork system.
Galaxy Trading Company. (2001-2008): Managing business in Construction materials Developed entrepreneurial mind-set, recruited new talent, monitored supplies as well as managed accounts.
Graduate Assistant for Managing & Assessing data for Vulcan Project NASA funded for quantifying the CO2 emission by fossil fuels, all around the US (Jan09-May09)
Graduate Assistant on a research grant for effective modeling of energy measures implemented on low income homes under ARRA legislation (Feb10-May10)
1. Independent Research on Achieving Sustainability with Building Information Modeling
2. Resource - Optimization of Concrete pouring operation for St. Elizabeth East hospital, Lafayette.
3. Earned Value Analysis for the ongoing 40 million Residence Hall Project at Purdue.
4. Retrofitting & Rehabilitation by strengthening of RCC Structures using Composite Fiber Wrap.
5. Business Model for introducing a Solar-Powered inverter in India.
Developed market strategy, performed financial analysis and used disruptive innovation principles for sustaining in the competitive market.
Applied principles of Simulation modeling from the field data collected to introduce an alternate way in concreting which reduces the Time, saves Money and works efficiently.
Analyzed progress of construction, impact of change orders, performed PERT-Analysis for project completion and suggested measures to avoid cost-overrun.
Under S&P Clever Company, Scrutinized on-site application of fiber wraps in Infrastructure and Commercial projects, conducted experiments and analyzed results, studied wrapping techniques and future applications.
Master of Science in Civil Engineering, Purdue University, USA MAY 2010
Major: Civil Engineering, student of Construction Engineering and Management. GPA: 3.84/4
Bachelor of Science, University of Mumbai, India AUGUST 2008
Major: Civil Engineering. Minor in Advanced Structural Analysis and Earthquake Engineering GPA: 3.65/4
LEED Green Associate - U.S. Green Building Council - May 2010, Scored 195/200.
Programming languages : C, C++ , Visual Basics
Planning and Management : MS Project, Primavera, EZStrobe, Microsoft Office
Design and Modeling : AutoCAD, ArchiCAD, Revit Architecture, Autodesk Naviswork, Google Sketchup
Technical : ArcGIS, MS Visio, Energy Modeling, Limdep, Web-Designing
ACHIEVEMENTS AND HONOURS
Winner of Technical Paper Presentation in Orion 2007.
Worked for NGOs like India Development & Relief Fund and Bharat Vikas Parishad.
Pitched a business plan at Burton D. Morgan Centre for Entrepreneurship at Purdue.
Played Volleyball and Cricket for Sardar Patel College of Engineering (2004-2008)
Reference available upon request.