ASAD RESUME

RESEARCH ASSISTANT (ATLAS)

Department of Urban and Infrastructure Engineering,

NED University of Engineering and Technology, University Road, Karachi-75270, Pakistan.

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RESEARCH INTEREST

  • Traffic Flow Modelling 
  • Real-time Traffic State Estimation
  • Dynamic Traffic Assignment 
  • Advanced Traveller Information Systems (ATIS) 
  • Adaptive Traffic Control Systems 

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION

 
QUALIFICATION SUBJECT

BOARD/UNIVERSITY

M.E.M

Construction Management

NED University of Engineering and Technology, Karachi (Pakistan)
B.E

Urban Engineering

NED University of Engineering and Technology, Karachi (Pakistan)
H.S.C

Pre-Engineering

Intermediate Board of Karachi
S.S.C

Science

Board of Secondary Education Karachi.

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

1. Geometric Design Engineer

Exponent Engineers Consulting Pvt Ltd.

Projects:

  • Conceptual Designing of BRT Redline
  • BTK – M9 Interchange

Responsibilities:

  • Conceptual Designing of BRT Redline
  • Assistance in Detail designing of BTK - M9 Interchange
  • Preparation of Engineer’s estimate

2. Site Inspector & Safety Coordinator

Exponent Engineers Consulting Pvt Ltd.

Project:

  • Karachi Thatta Dual Carriage Way (KTDC) from Ghaggar Phattak to Makli Bypass (BOT Contract basis)

Concessionaire: FWO (CTE 759 and Sector 786)

Responsibilities:

Inspection of the following activities as per design and standards:

  • Execution of roadworks. 
  • Piling (Test & Working) by Rotatory and Percussion Drilling- 
  • Static Load & Dynamic Load Tests
  • Sonic Integrity Test 
  • Bridge Structures (Shafts, transoms, girders, deckslabs etc.) 
  • Box Culvert structure (1,2,3 and 4 Cell culverts) 
  • Coordinate safety considerations to the responsible authorities.

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

NED University of Engineering & Technology

Currently working as Research Assistant at ATLAS in Department of Urban & Infrastructure Engineering, NED University of Engineering & Technology, Karachi, Pakistan

INTERNSHIPS

Exponent Engineers Pvt. Limited
Roads & Highway Department

  • TIS (Traffic Impact Study)
  • Geometric Designing by using Civil 3D
  • Parking Circulation Adequacy by using softwares PTV Vissim & AutoTurn

FINAL YEAR PROJECT

The Preliminary Design, Operational Planning and Business Planning Strategy of Bus Rapid Transit
A Case Study of Blue Line BRT Karachi

Department of Urban and Infrastructure Engineering, NEDUET, Karachi

SEMINARS

  •  Attended ENTECH PAKISTAN 2013 – “An IEP Exhibition”, Fourth International Symposium on “Infrastructure in developing countries & 6th International Civil Engineering Congress
     
  • Attended and volunteered one week articulated training of Police Officers, Transport Officials and Road users of various modes of Public Transport organized by PAKSTRAN-CIU at NED University.
     
  • Attended 4th conference of CMRG (Construction Management Research Group)
     
  • Attended the “Seminar on Green Line and Orange Line with its need and Effects on Karachi City” organized by Institute of Engineers Pakistan.

MEMBERSHIPS

  • Member of IEP (Institute of Engineers Pakistan) 
  • Member of IGS (International Geosynthetic Society) Pakistan
  • Member of ACI (American Concrete Institute) NED Chapter
  • Member of departmental society URMT (Urban Realm Management Team)

COMPUTER SKILLS

  • Primavera P6
  • Ms. Project
  • AutoCAD
  • Ms. Office
  • AutoCAD Civil 3D
  • Arc GIS
  • E Tab
  • MATLAB
  • SPSS
  • AutoTurn
  • VISSIM
  • EaglePoint