samim
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About

Expert in Design in Energy and Automation, Low and Medium Voltage. Helping the Lebanese specifiers for many years in drawing SLDs and writing specifications for MV/LV transformers, primary and secondary switchgears, LV MDBs and DBs as well as synchro-panel, Control Panels and MCCs.

Wide experience in IOT in different domains such as but not limited to Buildings, Industries, Water, Oil & Gas and utility. Expertise in most of Schneider -Electric offers such as Smart Panelboards, smart MV switchgears primary and secondary, Grid Automation etc…

Experience

  • Specifier Manager SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC · Full-time Jan 2012 – Present 8 yrs 8 mos undefined, Lebanon • Key account manager for electrical consultants for projects in Lebanon and MENA zone.
    • Helping engineers preparing design for the following: Medium Voltage distribution by implementing primary and secondary substations, LV distribution boards (MDBs, SDBs & LPs), Motor Control Centers (MCCs), GRMS for Hotels and systems for Hospitals,
    • Assisting with design development and calculations on high value projects. Calculations compliant with international standards.
    • Assist with the preparation of load calculations and / applying initial utility services applications.
    • Sizing of cables, protections, transformers (HT / HT, HT / BT and BT / LV), UPS, VFD, breaking devices …
    • Providing training and managing younger members of the team.
    • Integration of emergency source by MV or LV generators,
    • Study projects in different market segments (Buildings, Industries, urban development, infrastructure, Oil & Gaz) by analyzing consultant’s SLD’s and specifications.
    • Implementing EcoStruXure technology, being the Schneider IOT enabled and opened platform, in existing and future projects. Assisting engineers in developing smart cities.
    • Build and maintain very strong relationships with all key specifiers, alert them of new solution developments and products, and enhance their knowledge of Schneider products through applications, demonstrations, and trainings.
  • Technical Manager Debbas group · Full-time Jan 1994 – Dec 2011 17 yrs 11 mos undefined, Lebanon 1- Electrical Design & Tendering

    2- Quality Manager

    • Overseeing preparation and review of specifications in accordance to principles of the project and Quality Requirements.
    • Follow up on developing Quality Management System & the related procedures within the company.
    • Responsible of QA/QC program including testing, inspection, documentation and reporting.
    • Assuring the conformity of manufactured products to the relative international standard.
    • Responsible of electrical design department: Full knowledge of the latest State of Art in Power, Smart Grid, Smart metering, Renewable energy, Energy Saving, BMS, KNX/EIB, UPS and Generators plants.
    • Value Engineering of all major products & systems designs.

Education

  • Polytech clermont-ferrand Bachelor, Electrical Engineeing 1989 – 1992

Other experience

  • Electrical Construction • Bid Evaluation, Executing, Installation and delivery turnkey MV/LV projects.
    • Management of contract documents and payments with customer, suppliers and sub-contractors.
    • Review of technical specification for MV & LV Switchboard, Bus bars Power and Distribution Transformers, Motor Control Centres (MCC), MV & LV Motors, Power and Control cables
    • Management of Shop-drawings, coordination with all stakeholders.
    • Management project financial budgets, preparing payroll and ensure projects completion by required deadlines and within budget. Financial profit margins met on all projects.
    • Ensuring availability of manpower, monitoring relates expenses.
    • Overseeing installation by sub-contractors and our own team and the terminations
    • Witnessing and overseeing factory tests of electrical subsystems (substations MV, LV and Cables) and validation by the Utilities. Taking appropriate actions where performance deviated from set tolerances.
    • Reviewing deliverables before handover to the Customer’s test team.
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Languages

English Full professional proficiency

French Native or bilingual proficiency

Arabic Native or bilingual proficiency

Location

Lebanon