Alaa_kourdey

Mr. Alaa Kourdey

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Senior geotechnical Engineer - ArtGeodesign

  • Geotechnical Engineer

Academia-Professor

  • Constitutive Modelling / Soil Behavior Modelling Deep Excavations

  • PhD or Equivalent
    • Geotechnical-Civil Engineering- Hydrosystem - Institut National Polytechnique de Lorraine : 01/09/1999 - 01/09/2002
  • MSc or Equivalent
    • Civil and Mining Engineering - Institut National Polytechnique de Lorraine : 01/09/1998 - 01/09/1999
  • BSc or Equivalent
    • Civil Engineering - University of Aleppo : 01/09/1989 - 01/09/1994

  • ArtGeodesign : ( 01/09/2018 - Present )
    • Senior geotechnical Engineer
  • Huta Group : ( 01/09/2017 - 01/09/2018 )
    • Technical Manager

    • - Senior Software Developer of CPT Manager
      - Managing technical issues related to soil improvement technique in “King Salman
      International Complex for Maritime Industries and Services” project (Aramco project, $5.2
      billion). Client: Aramco, Designer: Royal HaskoningDHV.
      - Analysis and evaluation of Soil Improvement Technique such as Dynamic Compaction
      (DC), Vibro Compaction (RC) and Rapid Impact Compaction (RIC).
      - Analysis of Slope Stability.
      - Numerical Modeling to evaluate the bearing capacity and settlement of future structure and its
      effect of the improved soil using RS2 and Settle3D.
  • KFUPM : ( 01/01/2017 - 01/01/2018 )
    • Assistant Professor
  • Kaabi for Soil Testing : ( 01/01/2012 - 01/06/2015 )
    • Geotechnical Manager

    • - Manage the development of a program of site studies, physical and geotechnical investigations to
      provide sufficient data and investigation outcomes that will guide and assist in the design,
      planning and early enabling works.
      - Geotechnical engineering design (Shallow & Deep Foundation).
      - Mentoring junior geotechnical engineers while rendering geotechnical investigation reports.
      - Ensuring that the documented testing methods/reference standards are followed during the
      testing.
      - Promoting a synergistic work culture.
      - Ensure that high-quality deliverables are prepared and rendered in accordance with client
      requirements.
      - Reporting to the general manager for technical matters and performance of QA/QC checks of the
      laboratory.
      - Responding to technical comments and inquiries rendered by clients upon reports submittal
  • Aleppo Geotechnical Center (AGC) : ( 01/01/2006 - 30/12/2011 )
    • Geotechnical Design Engineer

    • - Review and finalize borehole logs as per the field and laboratory test results and preparation of
      sub-surface profiles.
      - Analysis of Cone Penetration Test (CPT), Plate load test, Consolidation and Direct shear test
      results.
      - Prepare geotechnical interpretative reports based on the results of field and laboratory testing.
      - Pile design, settlement analysis using Geo5 software.
      - Bearing capacity calculations for shallow (isolated, strip & raft) and deep foundations and
      geotechnical design parameters.
      - Geotechnical design for many projects including slope stability, retaining walls, shallow and deep
      foundation.
      - Advanced analysis by numerical methods (Plaxis, FLAC, Midas GTS, Phase2).
      - Special seepage modelling through dams and earth slope, mechanical and hydraulic modeling
  • University of Aleppo : ( 01/01/2003 - 30/11/2011 )
    • Lecturer

Language Read Level Written Level Spoken Level
Arabic High High High
English High High Medium
French High High High

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