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Civil Design Lead

Business Information:The Hitachi Energy Indian Operations Center (INOPC) is a competence center with around 1500 skilled engineers who focus on tendering, engineering, planning, procurement, functional system testing, installation supervision and commissioning. However, over the last decade, it has evolved to become the largest engineering hub. The India Operations Centre is a key aspect of the Power Grids business Power Up transformation program. The INOPC team at Chennai supports Hitachi Energy’s units in more than 40 countries across a wide portfolio of all the four business units in Power Grid business. To date, the team has executed engineering and commissioning for projects in more than 80 countries.Responsibilities:
  • Analyze customer specification to ensure Hitachi - Power Grids solution to meets the requirements.
  • Good knowledge of the relevant international Standards/Codes - British Codes (BS), Indian codes, ACI is a must have. Other codes like Eurocodes, DIN, ASTM or equivalent shall be an advantage.
  • HV / EHV Switchyard equipment foundations which include Power transformers, Reactors, switching equipment, Gantry and Towers along with drainage and cable trenches, GIS Building foundations, Office/Storage buildings foundation.
  • Shall be able to review civil drawings and documents to fulfil the local country regulations.
  • Hands on experience in BOQ for civil foundation, superstructure, PEB structures associated with substations /switchyards etc.
  • Knowledge of Civil/Steel/MEP materials is an added advantage.
  • Technical coordination with Electrical and Mechanical department.
  • Technical coordination between Civil & MEP.
  • Co-ordination with Project/Tender Team for timelines, budget, risks & opportunities.
  • Bachelor degree B.E./B.Tech  in Civil engineering.
  • Candidate should have 5-7 Years of experience in Civil design of power plant / substations.
  • Must have minimum 3 years of experience in substation design or Industrial structures.
  • HVDC substation design knowledge shall be an advantage.        
Location Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Job type Full time
Experience Experienced
Job function Engineering & Science
Contract Regular
Publication date 2024-04-29
Reference number R0036009

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