Ahmad Ghalayini

  • Jeddah Saudi Arabia
  • +966 5 996 717 00
  • ahmad.ghala@gmail.com
Ahmad Ghalayini

Project Coordinator

Work History

Work History

Almabani General Contractors - Jeddah, KSA

Project Engineer - King Abulaziz International Airport

Areas of Responsibility : Jet Fuel Hydrant System, Aramco Supply lines to Fuel Farm, Fuel Truck Loading Station(Project Engineer)

  • Preparation of mechanical scope of works and cost analysis for tendering purposes.
  • Preparation and submission of material submittals, design reports and method statements.
  • Established welder training center in Almabani KAIA Camp to ensure successful welder qualification tests.
  • Supervision on preparation and submission of design drawings and shop drawings.
  • Follow up procurement and delivery of materials.
  • Implemented welder evaluation procedure for ensuring optimal quality of welds.
  • Coordinated with engineers of other disciplines on sequence of work completion.
  • Supervised installation works on site.
  • Sought through project handover to client.

Mechanical Engineer-Design & Execution

Almabani General Contractors-Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Mechanical Engineer-Design & Execution Project: King Abdulaziz International Airport Development(Phase 1) Scope: Apron Services-Potable Water/Blue Water/Vacuum Sewage/Preconditioned Air System Supervised installation works on site Coordinated with engineers of other disciplines on sequence of work completion. Followed up design and shop drawings of the jet fuel hydrant system, potable water, blue water, vacuum sewage and pre-conditioned air systems that serve aircrafts on the apron side. Project: King Abdulaziz International Airport Development(Phase 1)

President of Society of Manufacturing Engineers

AUB Branch
President of Managed SME student chapter in AUB Lead cabinet members in organizing competitions Organized professional development seminars Planned for several student educational and extracurricular activities
Sep 2011 - Present

Associate Researcher In Mechanical Engineering

Newcastle University-United Kingdom
Associate Researcher in Mechanical Engineering Department Researched on composites Optimized carbon fiber healing process for helical pipe design Cooperated with Wellstream© in a feasibility study on manufacturing flexible risers(oil extraction pipes) with carbon fiber layers. Experimented on thermodynamic properties of glass fiber and carbon fiber composites Airbus© Near East and South Asia Undergraduate Exchange Program Selected Participant
Jun 2010 - Aug 2011

Society President

Newcastle University-United Kingdom
Society President
Jun 2010 - Aug 2010


Newcastle University-United Kingdom
Research Internship
Aug 2008 - Jun 2009


Cultural & Academic Exchange
NESA Exchange Student(Idaho State, USA) Selected for participation in the Near East and South Asia Undergraduate Exchange Program, a program of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs(ECA) of the United States Department of State, administered by Georgetown University Center for Intercultural Education and Development Research Internship with Department of Mechanical Engineering Lead Design Team to 2 nd place in ASME Mars Rocks competition Modeled 3-D parts and assemblies for tensile test machine using SolidWorks Organized cultural activities for international students Developed great cultural background and understanding Lebanese Body of Technology,(Beirut, Lebanon)
Sep 2007 - Feb 2008


Designer, Manufacturer & Draftsman
Part-time Job Designed a Robotic Vacuum Cleaner Participated in the design team working on the project Manufactured required parts and chassis for the robot Drafted part drawings using AutoCAD and SolidWorks
Sep 2006 - Jun 2007

President of Smoc

Saint Mary's Orthodox College Student Committee
Leadership Program President of SMOC Student Committee Established student community service program Lead the representatives in meetings and school life improvement projects Coordinated developmental work between students and school's administration Organized meetings and educational outdoor activities
Jun 2006 - Aug 2006

Salesman Assistant

MEGA Company
Dubai, UAE) Part-time Job Salesman Assistant and Office Work


2007 - 2012


American University of Beirut
2008 - 2009


American University of Beirut

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