Rolando L. Tabra Project Director / Project Manager

Baguio City, Philippines

Present Address: 72 Sta. Scholastica Village,

Baguio City, Philippines

Home Address: Lt.10, Blk.12, SSBNAI,

ASCOM Compound, Fort Bonifacio,

Taguig City, Metro Manila, Philippines

Mobile No.: +639063968075


Email Addresses:


Curriculum Vitae Of



•           PLC System (SIEMENS Simatic-S5) Operation and Trouble Shooting

•           Business Process Re-engineering

•           Total Productive Maintenance

•           Primavera P3 Project Management

•           Refinery and Petrochemical Safety Awareness

•           Turbochargers and Blowers Operation and Maintenance

•           SPM – Shock Pulse Method

•           Annual Physical Stock Inventory

•           Annual Projected Operating Budget

•           MCC Synchronization and Other Electrical Installation

•           Diesel Engines Operation and Maintenance

•           Diesel Engine Fuel and Air Starting Systems

•           Overhead Crane Operation and Maintenance

•           Fuel Oils and Lubricants

•           Mine Safety Operations

•           Elementary First Aid

•           Engineered Fluid Sealing Technology



•           Operating Systems and Interfaces: MS DOS, MS Windows

•           Planning Packages: Construction Project Management, Primaver P3

•           Word Processing Packages: MSWord, MSExcel, Pro Write

•           Database Packages: SAP, Adept Financial Systems, Data Base III+



October 28 – 29, 1999           The Effective Manager

The Phinma Group Training Foundation, Inc.

May 18 – 19, 1995                  Total Quality Control

John Clements Consultants, Inc.

June 21 – July 2, 1988          Productivity Improvement Circle

ACMDC–Management Dev. Seminar Workshop

1974 – 1980                            Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering

University of the Visayas



Freelance Technical Adviser / Consultant

Project Engineering & Construction

Power Plant Operation & Maintenance

Mobile Numbers: +63 906 3968075

+63 929 7985776

May 2014 – to date


·         Alec Energy Group & Alyc Industries Inc.

·         Phil-Power Corporation

·         Kentuso Power Systems

·         AC General Services, Incorporated

·         Cun-Al Trading

·         Jeppaman Builders Corperation

Project Director/Managing Consultant

Power, Manufacturing and Matine Works, Inc.

RSTI Compound, Km. 16 Alabang-Zapote Road,

Pamplona I, Las Piñas City, Metro Manila, Philippines

June 2011 – May 2014

Areas of Expertise

·         Technical Consultancy and preparation of project plans and project quality plans, and planning package

·         Construction Management Analysis

·         FEED Review and Revision

·         Industrial Plants Operation & Maintenance Systems

·         Construction management of Socoteco’s 20.9MW, Siana gold mine’s 6.0MW power plant and gold processing plant’s piping systems installation.

·         Management of GRC mine’s diesel electric power plant operation and maintenance.


·         Preparation of power and process plants’ planning and manpower loading program.

·         Managed the project installation and power plant’s commissioning program.

·         Oversee the power plant operations and maintenance systems.

·         Setting-up the standardization and preparation of the power plant’s reporting systems of operation and maintenance.

Operations Manager – Power Generation Facilities

PowerSource Energy Services, Incorporated

881 Pale San Vitores Road, Tumon, Guam,

U.S.A. 96913 (Visa Type – H1B)

November 2009 – May 2010

Areas of Expertise

Management of Power Plant Facilities (Diesel Electric Plant)
Operation and Maintenance of Cogeneration Plant

Oversee the operations and maintenance of power plant operations in Guam, Saipan and Micro-Grid operations in the Philippines.
Review of existing operation/maintenance procedures and methodologies to assess areas for efficiency improvements and cost reductions; implementation of policies and procedures with regard to operation and maintenance as deem appropriate in consultation with senior management.
Consolidation, standardization and preparation of plant reporting to address management and financier informational requirements and to ensure regularity, consistency and accuracy of information flow; Review of fuel and lubes, consumables and parts supply policies and vendors to identify areas of improved operational efficiency and cost reduction.
Participation in financial review sessions with senior management to assess individual plant profitability and areas of improvement and in early plant engineering design to provide operational input to enhance efficiencies and reduce capital and subsequent operating costs; Participation in plant construction and commissioning to ensure smooth transition of operations.
Technical Consultant (Part Time)

Trugreen Renewable Energy Inc,

No. 64 Lions Road, Boni Ave., Mandaluyong City, Philippines

February 2008 – October 2009

Areas of Expertise

·         Technical Consultancy

·         Construction Management Analysis

·         FEED Review and Revision

·         Industrial Plants Operation & Maintenance Systems

·         Research & Development


·         Prepare an integrated power plant operation, maintenance and general guidelines to three plant areas of construction and operation.

·         Asses plant construction and advise/recommends activities to be done on critical areas of concern to owners.

·         Advise owners on risk management points to construction and operation.

·         Conduct training to plant personnel.


Senior Cost and Projects Control Engineer

Black Cat Engineering & Construction

P.O. Box 12714, Doha, Qatar

July 2006 – December 2007

(10 Major Projects with Over-all Total Cost of 723 million Qatari Riyals)

Areas of Expertise

·         Cost Engineering

·         Projects Control and Management


·         Prepare operating budget and Key Performance Indicators (KPI) of EPIC projects for Project Managers’ guide on implementation.

·         Review cost data source documents (PO’s, Subcontracts and other cost related documents/correspondence) and similar documents for assignment of correct codes.

·         Maintain project records of cost data for all cost analysis and reporting functions from various sources.

·         Consolidate/integrate/assemble data’s for preparation of project cost reports and cost forecasts.

·         Identify areas of budget concern and potential impact on project financial performance.

·         Assist with implementation and operation of specific information system (SIS) during implementation or when applied to a project operation and monitors work productivity against established standards and procedures (i.e. Client Approved Contract and Planning Schedules).

·         Apply company policies and procedures and country labour laws as related to manpower daily and overtime rates for forecast and future planning reports.

·         Responsible for the customization of Adept Financial Software to fit into the company’s engineering and construction business.

·         Prepare monthly projects’ cost performance and the company’s financial forecast.



Management Team Consultant/Acting Plant Manager

Crown Power Co-Generation Corporation

Bo. Balibago, Sta. Rosa, Laguna, Philippines

June 2005 – April 2006

Areas of Expertise

·         Management Systems Analysis

·         O & M System


·         Prepare and set-up the power plant standard operating procedures, switching procedures and plant systems. Setting-up of plant projected operating budget and plant management supervision of operations and maintenance.

·         Setting-up of plant annual projected operating budget.
·         Management and supervision of plant operation and maintenance.
Assistant Manager/Technical Services Engineer

Lazard Power Corporation

Naic, Cavite, Philippines

August 2003 – May 2005

Areas of Expertise

·         Engineering & Technical Services

·         Management


·         Set-up of power plant standard operating procedures, 4.16kv/34.5kv substation switching procedures and plant systems.

·         Management of power plant operations and maintenance.

·         Preparation of annual projected operating budget and monthly cost performance monitoring.


Operation Shift Engineer

Trans-Asia Power Generation Corporation

Hi-Cement Compound, Maticitic, Norzagaray, Bulacan, Philippines

October 1997 – July 2003

Areas of Expertise

·         Operation, Maintenance and Trouble Shooting

·         Supervision


•       Management of the 54MW shift plant operations, power distribution and trouble shooting.

•       Supervision of plant power operators, tenders, electrical/instrumentation and mechanical maintenance personnel including plant housekeeping.


Electro-Mechanical Project Engineer

Al-Saleem Corporation

Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

1996 – 1997 (MODA Project No. 13/12/1-3A – Tactical Missile Base)

Areas of Expertise

•       Project Management

•       Planning and implementation


•       Review of the approved shop drawings for electro-mechanical project.

•       Management of the electro-mechanical project implementation.

•       Prepare daily progress report and work planning schedules.


Engineering Head and Pollution Control Officer

Marsman Laboratories Incorporated

Severina Ind’l. Compound, West Service Road, Paranaque, M.M., Philippines

1995 – 1996

Areas of Expertise

•       Plant Engineering and Pollution Control


•       Supervision of expansion projects on two plant areas and the supervision of electrical and mechanical maintenance.

•       Secure plant equipment operating permits and prepares annual operating budget.

•       Prepare manning schedule and studies cost effective plant revisions to operating equipment and plant operating systems.

•       Prepare annual PMS planning program and plant safety/pollution control.


Mechanical Engineer (Multi-discipline)

Jamjoom-Wescon Company Limited

Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

1990 – 1994 (Project Assignments: National Titanium Dioxide-Cristal Pigment Project; Pemref – Olefin Upgrading Project; Sharq – Ethylene Glycol Expansion Project; Sadaf – Ethylbenzene/Styrene Monomer 20% Expansion Project.)

Areas of Expertise

•       Structural, Piping and Tank Fabrication

•       Mechanical Equipment and Piping Installation

•       Quantity Survey and Cost


•       Fabrication of small bore piping to 100” diameter pipes, CS, LTCS, SS, Alloys, 1200T and 1500T fabrication.; Tank farm – ACBI, Fire Water Systems, Floating Roof Tank; Three Hundred(300) and Five Hundred(500) Tie-in package; Auxiliary equipments, reciprocating and centrifugal pumps and air compressors. Heat exchangers, vessels, columns, 200T to 600T reactors, gas fired boilers, flare stacks and fabrication jackets.

•       Quantify the man-hour allocation of direct labor against field physical progress and check authenticity of extra day works against contract specifications. Project Monitoring and updating of planning program through project

management and control software. Set-up and capture all essential cost as per WBS.

•       Prepare communication and correspondence relevant to document control and project implementation.


Oper’n Watch Eng’r., PMS Eng’r., PTS Jr. Eng’.r, Control & Logistics Engineer

Atlas Consolidated Mining and Development Corp. – Masbate Gold Operation

Bo. Bariis, Aroroy, Masbate, Philippines

1983 – 1989

Areas of Expertise

•       Power plant operation

•       Preventive maintenance

•       Technical Services

•       Mine underground control and logistics


•       Supervision of power distribution and operation of 13.8 and 4.0 KV switchboards, operation of one (1) unit 11.45MW, four (4) units 2.5MW and one(1) 4.0MW diesel generators, auxiliary equipment, waste heat boilers, fuel


•       preparation area, water treatment plant and sludge waste disposal system.

•       Preparation of PMS planning schedule and PMS work activities for maintenance section. Monitor main units and auxiliary equipment precision data. Prepare analysis report on operating condition of plant main equipment and auxiliaries.

•       Prepare the annual projected operating budget of the power plant department. Prepare the cost and statistical daily and monthly reports. Monitoring of oil samples and treated water for laboratory analysis. Incorporate daily reports of electrical, operation and maintenance sections of the power plant.

•       Coordinate with mine underground technical services group on mine underground rehabilitation planning schedule. Supervise the control and distribution of equipment and materials to three (3) underground mine areas. Prepare the ordering of equipment, tools, spare parts and materials for mine underground operations. Prepare the cost performance of control and logistics section for the monthly review.


Sales Engineer-Product Specialist

Cranex International Incorporated

No. 54, EDSA, Mandaluyong, M.M., Philippines

1981 – 1983

Areas of Expertise

•       Technical sales


•       Supervise sales representatives and conduct product orientation to client maintenance engineers and supervisors.





Rolando Lopez Tabra