Maurice Nicholson

Maurice Nicholson

Contracts Manager, DSME South Korea
 

Currently employed at DSME, DSME South Korea

Previous: Nippon Steel, Fluor Perth, RINA SpA, Fenix Power, Murphy Oil Corporation, Total E&P, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Technip, Woodside Energy Limited, Talisman Energy, ConocoPhillips, Sarawak Shell Sdn Bhd, All Major and Minor Construction, Shell MDS, Shell, Alusaf Pty Ltd, Hibernia Project (HMDC), Britoil PLC, EMSO (Pty) Ltd Mossgas, Shell Expro, Hydrocarbons GB Ltd, Marathon Oil (U.K.) Ltd, Marathon Oil (U.K.) Ltd. Petroleum Company, Northcroft, Neighbour & Nicholson, Multi-Discipline QS, GSS Ltd, General Site Service Co. Ltd., Capper Pipe Services Co. Ltd, Ralph M. Parsons Co. Ltd, Badger Ltd

 

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    Summary

    An O&G Professional with in excess of 35 years Global working experience on five Continents. Developing Contracting Strategies, Pre & Post Contract experience compiling Contracts, Tendering & making Recommendations for Award, Contracts Administration, Risk/Exposure assessments, Claims Mitigation/Promulgation, Variation & Extra Works valuation, Negotiation & Mentoring. A trained Multi-Discipline Quantity Surveyor with extensive Estimating experience. Time Served Fully Indentured Mechanical Fitter/Turner/Millwright.

Experiences

Contracts Manager

At DSME South Korea

From 2014 to Present
 

Contracts Manager

At DSME

From 2014 to Present
Songa AB, Semi-Rig Project, Client - Statoil Contract Value US$2.20 Billion
 

Contracts Manager

At DSME

From 2014 to Present
Songa AB, Semi-Rig Project, Client - Statoil Contract Value US$2.20 Billion
 

Senior Contract Administrator

At Nippon Steel

From 2013 to 2014
Tecnicas Reunidas/Burrup Nitrates Pty. Ltd TAN Burrup Project Contract Value US$50 + Million
 

Senior Contract Administrator

At Nippon Steel

From 2013 to 2014
Tecnicas Reunidas/Burrup Nitrates Pty. Ltd TAN Burrup Project Contract Value US$50 + Million
 

Contracts Manager

At Fluor Perth

2013
Woodside DOMGAS EC Refurb Project OPEX Budget circa AU$450 Million
 

Contracts Manager

At Fluor Perth

2013
Woodside DOMGAS EC Refurb Project OPEX Budget circa AU$450 Million
 

Contracts Advisor

At RINA SpA

2012
FSRU new-build. PGN Lampung Project Budget circa US$800 Million
 

Contracts Advisor

At RINA SpA

2012
FSRU new-build. PGN Lampung Project Budget circa US$800 Million
 

Contracts Specialist

At Fenix Power

From 2011 to 2012
520MW Combined Cycle Power Station Budget US$700 Million
 

Contracts Specialist

At Fenix Power

From 2011 to 2012
520MW Combined Cycle Power Station Budget US$700 Million
 

Senior Contracts Engineer

At Murphy Oil Corporation

2011
Drilling and Sub-Sea Completions
 

Senior Contracts Engineer

At Murphy Oil Corporation

2011
Drilling and Sub-Sea Completions
 

Senior Contracts Engineer

At Total E&P

From 2010 to 2011
Contracts Management. Claims assessment & compilation. Variation assessment & valuation. OFON Phase 2 Project, Nigeria Budget circa US$3.0 Billion
 

Senior Contracts Engineer

At Total E&P

From 2010 to 2011
Contracts Management. Claims assessment & compilation. Variation assessment & valuation. OFON Phase 2 Project, Nigeria Budget circa US$3.0 Billion
 

Claims Specialist

At Mitsubishi Heavy Industries

2010
Claims.Specialist Contracts Management. Claims assessment & compilation. Variation assessment & valuation. New Hot-Strip Mill project. Budget: US$ 1.7 Billion
 

Claims Specialist

At Mitsubishi Heavy Industries

2010
Claims.Specialist Contracts Management. Claims assessment & compilation. Variation assessment & valuation. New Hot-Strip Mill project. Budget: US$ 1.7 Billion
 

Contracts Manager

At Technip

From 2008 to 2010
: Technip (Malaysia), Koniambo Project, Kuala Lumpur, Contract Administration incl. Claims/Variations assessment. Xstrata Nickel http://www.xstrata.com/ . Koniambo Project, New Caledonia. Scope of Works comprising Metallurgical Plant (MET Plant), Power Station and Off-Sites. Power Station...
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Contracts Manager

At Technip

From 2008 to 2010
: Technip (Malaysia), Koniambo Project, Kuala Lumpur, Contract Administration incl. Claims/Variations assessment. Xstrata Nickel http://www.xstrata.com/ . Koniambo Project, New Caledonia. Scope of Works comprising Metallurgical Plant (MET Plant), Power Station and Off-Sites. Power Station...
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Project Subcontracts Manager

At Technip

From 2005 to 2008
Project Subcontracts Manager. Kuala Lumpur Head Office. Department Manager (15+ Personnel) for Technip/MMHE JV. Turkmenistan Block 1 Onshore & Offshore Development, East & Central Livanov Fields. Budget: US$1.00 Billion Contract Management Plan (CMP) compilation utilising the Approved...
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Project Subcontracts Manager

At Technip

From 2005 to 2008
Project Subcontracts Manager. Kuala Lumpur Head Office. Department Manager (15+ Personnel) for Technip/MMHE JV. Turkmenistan Block 1 Onshore & Offshore Development, East & Central Livanov Fields. Budget: US$1.00 Billion Contract Management Plan (CMP) compilation utilising the Approved...
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Site Services Supervisor

At Woodside Energy Limited

From 2004 to 2005
Site Services Supervisor, Geoje, (SHI Yard), South Korea. Site Services Management & Admin. incl, Contracts, Planning, Cost, Document Control & Logistics. Enfield Area Development Project. Development Budget: AU$1.48 Billion.
 

Site Services Supervisor

At Woodside Energy Limited

From 2004 to 2005
Site Services Supervisor, Geoje, (SHI Yard), South Korea. Site Services Management & Admin. incl, Contracts, Planning, Cost, Document Control & Logistics. Enfield Area Development Project. Development Budget: AU$1.48 Billion.
 

Contracts Specialist

At Talisman Energy

From 2003 to 2004
Pre-Contract Processes, Contracts Administration and Final Account Resolution & Close-Out. South Angsi Project. Budget: US$80 Million Ditto above
 

Contracts Specialist

At Talisman Energy

From 2003 to 2004
Pre-Contract Processes, Contracts Administration and Final Account Resolution & Close-Out. South Angsi Project. Budget: US$80 Million Ditto above
 

Site Services Supervisor

At ConocoPhillips

2003
Contracts Administration and Final Account Resolution & Close-Out, Site Services Management Bayu-Undan Development Project, East Timor Sea. Budget: US$350 Million Ditto above
 

Site Services Supervisor

At ConocoPhillips

2003
Contracts Administration and Final Account Resolution & Close-Out, Site Services Management Bayu-Undan Development Project, East Timor Sea. Budget: US$350 Million Ditto above
 

Senior Contracts Engineer

At Sarawak Shell Sdn Bhd

From 2001 to 2002
Contracts Strategy Compilation, Implementation of Contracting Strategy, Management Contracting Processes. Central Luconia Offshore Platforms, Rejuvenation Project. Budget: US$250 Million. Ditto above including input into the Operating & Production Management Strategy Formulation.
 

Senior Contracts Engineer

At Sarawak Shell Sdn Bhd

From 2001 to 2002
Contracts Strategy Compilation, Implementation of Contracting Strategy, Management Contracting Processes. Central Luconia Offshore Platforms, Rejuvenation Project. Budget: US$250 Million. Ditto above including input into the Operating & Production Management Strategy Formulation.
 

Senior Contracts Engineer

At All Major and Minor Construction

2001
: BP/ARCO Al Rayyan Offshore Project, Contracts including Terms and Conditions, Scopes of works, Specifications and Associated Documentation. Tendering Process, Bid Evaluation Award Recommendation and Administration. Al-Rayyan Offshore Oilfield Development, (Arabian Gulf). Budget:...
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Senior Contracts Engineer

At All Major and Minor Construction

2001
: BP/ARCO Al Rayyan Offshore Project, Contracts including Terms and Conditions, Scopes of works, Specifications and Associated Documentation. Tendering Process, Bid Evaluation Award Recommendation and Administration. Al-Rayyan Offshore Oilfield Development, (Arabian Gulf). Budget:...
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Senior Contracts Engineer

At Shell MDS

From 1999 to 2000
Pre & Post Contracts Management and Administration, Manager of Contracts Section, comprising 4 Quantity Surveyors and 3 Contract Administrators, Procurement Personnel & Secretariat. Shell MDS Reconstruction Project. Budget: US$350 Million.
 

Senior Contracts Engineer

At Shell MDS

From 1999 to 2000
Pre & Post Contracts Management and Administration, Manager of Contracts Section, comprising 4 Quantity Surveyors and 3 Contract Administrators, Procurement Personnel & Secretariat. Shell MDS Reconstruction Project. Budget: US$350 Million.
 

Senior Contracts Engineer

At Shell

From 1996 to 1999
1 of 6 Redrafting Contracting Procedures and Redefining Contracting Strategy and Processes, Raising and Implementing Core and Term Contracting Philosophies. Comprising the Whole of the Refineries Non-Core Business Expenditure Base. OPEX. Ditto above including input into the Refinery Operating...
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Senior Contracts Engineer

At Shell

From 1996 to 1999
1 of 6 Redrafting Contracting Procedures and Redefining Contracting Strategy and Processes, Raising and Implementing Core and Term Contracting Philosophies. Comprising the Whole of the Refineries Non-Core Business Expenditure Base. OPEX. Ditto above including input into the Refinery Operating...
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Senior Contracts Engineer

At Alusaf Pty Ltd

From 1995 to 1996
Preparation of Contract Documents, Bidding, Evaluation, Award, Administration and Close-Out, Greenfield Aluminium Smelter Construction Project (including all Civil Works). Budget: US$3.0 Billion
 

Senior Contracts Engineer

At Alusaf Pty Ltd

From 1995 to 1996
Preparation of Contract Documents, Bidding, Evaluation, Award, Administration and Close-Out, Greenfield Aluminium Smelter Construction Project (including all Civil Works). Budget: US$3.0 Billion
 

Contracts Manager

At Shell

From 1993 to 1994
: Shell and BP South African Petroleum Refineries Pty Ltd. S. Africa. Manager of Site Team Contracts Section, comprising 4 Q S's and 4 Contract Administrators. ``FOX'' (Future Options for Expansion) Project, ``Fast-track'' Refinery Capacity Expansion and Options for Future Expansion....
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Contracts Manager

At Shell

From 1993 to 1994
: Shell and BP South African Petroleum Refineries Pty Ltd. S. Africa. Manager of Site Team Contracts Section, comprising 4 Q S's and 4 Contract Administrators. ``FOX'' (Future Options for Expansion) Project, ``Fast-track'' Refinery Capacity Expansion and Options for Future Expansion....
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Senior Quantity Surveyor

At Hibernia Project (HMDC)

From 1992 to 1993
Preparation of Bid Documents, Tender Evaluation, Analysis & Award, Estimation and Development of Pricing Estimation Data. Hibernia Offshore Development Project, Newfoundland, Canada. Budget: C$ 800 Million. 4 of 6
 

Senior Quantity Surveyor

At Hibernia Project (HMDC)

From 1992 to 1993
Preparation of Bid Documents, Tender Evaluation, Analysis & Award, Estimation and Development of Pricing Estimation Data. Hibernia Offshore Development Project, Newfoundland, Canada. Budget: C$ 800 Million. 4 of 6
 

Senior Quantity Surveyor

At Britoil PLC

From 1991 to 1992
Measurement of AFC Drawings, Valuation Processing, Variation Analysis, Final Accounting. BP Bruce Topsides Drilling Module. Budget: US$ 200 Million
 

Senior Quantity Surveyor

At Britoil PLC

From 1991 to 1992
Measurement of AFC Drawings, Valuation Processing, Variation Analysis, Final Accounting. BP Bruce Topsides Drilling Module. Budget: US$ 200 Million
 

Senior Contracts Administrator

At EMSO (Pty) Ltd Mossgas

From 1990 to 1991
Administration of Site Contractors, Variation Analysis, Monthly Valuations, Claims Assessment & Analysis, Final Accounting. Mossgas Offshore Project. Module Fabrication. (Based at Durban Site). CAPEX.
 

Senior Contracts Administrator

At EMSO (Pty) Ltd Mossgas

From 1990 to 1991
Administration of Site Contractors, Variation Analysis, Monthly Valuations, Claims Assessment & Analysis, Final Accounting. Mossgas Offshore Project. Module Fabrication. (Based at Durban Site). CAPEX.
 

Senior Quantity Surveyor

At Shell Expro

From 1989 to 1990
Measurements and Costings of All Discipline Variations and Settlement with Contractors. Shell Kittiwake Project. Contract Value GBP 30 Million.
 

Senior Quantity Surveyor

At Shell Expro

From 1989 to 1990
Measurements and Costings of All Discipline Variations and Settlement with Contractors. Shell Kittiwake Project. Contract Value GBP 30 Million.
 

Senior Quantity Surveyor

At Shell Expro

From September 1988 to November 1988
Measurement of A.F.C. Drawings for B.O.Q purposes. All Disciplines. Shell Kittiwake Project.
 

Senior Quantity Surveyor

At Shell Expro

From September 1988 to November 1988
Measurement of A.F.C. Drawings for B.O.Q purposes. All Disciplines. Shell Kittiwake Project.
 

Senior Quantity Surveyor

At Hydrocarbons GB Ltd

From 1988 to 1989
Responsible for Measurement of Paintwork for Offshore Maintenance Programme. Re-measurement was carried out both Onshore from Drawings and Offshore (Field Measurement). Offshore Central Processing Complex Platform Measurement Survey.
 

Senior Quantity Surveyor

At Hydrocarbons GB Ltd

From 1988 to 1989
Responsible for Measurement of Paintwork for Offshore Maintenance Programme. Re-measurement was carried out both Onshore from Drawings and Offshore (Field Measurement). Offshore Central Processing Complex Platform Measurement Survey.
 

Senior Quantity Surveyor

At Shell Expro

From 1987 to 1988
: Shell Exploration & Production Petroleum Company. Job Card Work Scope Estimation using Shell Manpower Norms, All Disciplines, Cost Reporting, On-shore and Offshore Working. Shell Eider Project
 

Senior Quantity Surveyor

At Shell Expro

From 1987 to 1988
: Shell Exploration & Production Petroleum Company. Job Card Work Scope Estimation using Shell Manpower Norms, All Disciplines, Cost Reporting, On-shore and Offshore Working. Shell Eider Project
 

Senior Quantity Surveyor

At Shell

From June 1987 to August 1987
: Shell Exploration & Production Petroleum Company. Evaluation and Estimation of Onshore Pre & Commissioning Activity-Working Norms. Base Estimation of Manning Requirements. Shell Tern Project
 

Senior Quantity Surveyor

At Shell

From June 1987 to August 1987
: Shell Exploration & Production Petroleum Company. Evaluation and Estimation of Onshore Pre & Commissioning Activity-Working Norms. Base Estimation of Manning Requirements. Shell Tern Project
 

Senior Quantity Surveyor

At Marathon Oil (U.K.) Ltd. Petroleum Company

From June 1985 to May 1987
Measurement Take-Off and BQ Preparation of Offshore Platform Topside Modular Piping Systems. Brae "B" Project
 

Senior Quantity Surveyor

At Marathon Oil (U.K.) Ltd. Petroleum Company

From June 1985 to May 1987
Measurement Take-Off and BQ Preparation of Offshore Platform Topside Modular Piping Systems. Brae "B" Project
 

Senior Quantity Surveyor

At Marathon Oil (U.K.) Ltd

From 1985 to 1987
 

Senior Quantity Surveyor

At Marathon Oil (U.K.) Ltd

From 1985 to 1987
 

M&E Quantity Surveyor

At Northcroft, Neighbour & Nicholson

From 1984 to 1985
Take-Off and BOQ Preparation. Assessment and Evaluation of Variations. Estimation of Hook-Up and Pre-Commissioning Activities for Tender Evaluation purposes. Total Oil Marine North Alwyn A & B Projects.
 

M&E Quantity Surveyor

At Northcroft, Neighbour & Nicholson

From 1984 to 1985
Take-Off and BOQ Preparation. Assessment and Evaluation of Variations. Estimation of Hook-Up and Pre-Commissioning Activities for Tender Evaluation purposes. Total Oil Marine North Alwyn A & B Projects.
 

Mechanical & Electrical Package Quantity Surveyor

At Multi-Discipline QS

From 1983 to 1984
Preparation of Bills of Quantities. Tender Evaluation. Budgetary Analysis and Control. Measurement & Evaluation of Works, incl. Variations. Final Accounting. Claims Analysis and Final Account Close-Out. Hong Kong and Shangai Banking Corporation New Head Quarters, One Queen's Road Central, Hong...
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Mechanical & Electrical Package Quantity Surveyor

At Multi-Discipline QS

From 1983 to 1984
Preparation of Bills of Quantities. Tender Evaluation. Budgetary Analysis and Control. Measurement & Evaluation of Works, incl. Variations. Final Accounting. Claims Analysis and Final Account Close-Out. Hong Kong and Shangai Banking Corporation New Head Quarters, One Queen's Road Central, Hong...
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Contracts Engineer

At General Site Service Co. Ltd.

From February 1982 to May 1983
Working for Matthew Hall Ortech Ltd. On Site Project Management Team (Senior Quantity Surveyor). Administration of Sub-Contractors. Liaison between NCB and Consultants. Bid Analysis and Tabulation. Preparation of Payment Certificates and Back-Charges. Forecasting and Budget Fixing. Cost...
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Contracts Engineer

At General Site Service Co. Ltd.

From February 1982 to May 1983
Working for Matthew Hall Ortech Ltd. On Site Project Management Team (Senior Quantity Surveyor). Administration of Sub-Contractors. Liaison between NCB and Consultants. Bid Analysis and Tabulation. Preparation of Payment Certificates and Back-Charges. Forecasting and Budget Fixing. Cost...
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Contracts Engineer

At GSS Ltd

From 1982 to 1983
 

Contracts Engineer

At GSS Ltd

From 1982 to 1983
 

Senior Multi-Discipline Quantity Surveyor

At Multi-Discipline QS

From 1980 to 1982
QS Dept. Manager, assisted by 6 Quantity Surveyors in producing Monthly Valuations of Completed Work on a Unit Rate Price Contract basis. Contract Drawing and Site measurement/valuation. Preparation of Monthly Billings thro to Final. Budget: SAR 3.00 Billion.
 

Senior Multi-Discipline Quantity Surveyor

At Multi-Discipline QS

From 1980 to 1982
QS Dept. Manager, assisted by 6 Quantity Surveyors in producing Monthly Valuations of Completed Work on a Unit Rate Price Contract basis. Contract Drawing and Site measurement/valuation. Preparation of Monthly Billings thro to Final. Budget: SAR 3.00 Billion.
 

Quantity Surveyor

At Capper Pipe Services Co. Ltd

From 1978 to 1980
Reporting to the Divisional Manager. Working out of the Company Head Quarters on various Contracts priced on Unit Rates, Lump Sum and Hourly Rates Basis. Monthly Cost and Value Analysis Meetings with Resident Managing Director. Estimating and Pricing Work. Identification and Formulation of...
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Quantity Surveyor

At Capper Pipe Services Co. Ltd

From 1978 to 1980
Reporting to the Divisional Manager. Working out of the Company Head Quarters on various Contracts priced on Unit Rates, Lump Sum and Hourly Rates Basis. Monthly Cost and Value Analysis Meetings with Resident Managing Director. Estimating and Pricing Work. Identification and Formulation of...
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Cost Engineer

At Ralph M. Parsons Co. Ltd

From 1977 to 1978
Reporting to Cost Department Manager. Working in the Cost Department at London Head Office, formulating Cost Systems prior to moving to Site to become Resident Cost Engineer. Preparation of Monthly Cost Reports. Forecasting and Cost Analysis, Commitment of Funds. Sub-contract Administration. Job...
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Cost Engineer

At Ralph M. Parsons Co. Ltd

From 1977 to 1978
Reporting to Cost Department Manager. Working in the Cost Department at London Head Office, formulating Cost Systems prior to moving to Site to become Resident Cost Engineer. Preparation of Monthly Cost Reports. Forecasting and Cost Analysis, Commitment of Funds. Sub-contract Administration. Job...
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Cost Engineer

At Badger Ltd

From 1976 to 1977
Reporting to the Senior Cost Engineer. One of a Team of Cost Engineers on Site Assignment. Preparation of Monthly Cost Reports. Liaison with Planning Department for Progress Payment Data. Using local computer terminal. Sub-Contract Administration. Monitoring Financial Trends....
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Cost Engineer

At Badger Ltd

From 1976 to 1977
Reporting to the Senior Cost Engineer. One of a Team of Cost Engineers on Site Assignment. Preparation of Monthly Cost Reports. Liaison with Planning Department for Progress Payment Data. Using local computer terminal. Sub-Contract Administration. Monitoring Financial Trends....
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Hartlepool CoFE, Hartlepool

Member of the Association of Cost Engineers, Hartlepool CoFE

From January 1972 to August 1976
 

Hartlepool CoFE, Hartlepool

Member of the Association of Cost Engineers, Hartlepool CoFE

From January 1972 to August 1976
 

Skills

 
  • Bill of Quantities
  • BOQ Preparation
  • BQ Preparation
  • Budgetary Analysis
  • Capital Expenditures
  • Contract Management
  • Contracts Administration
  • Contracts Management
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