H.S.Bandula Perera


Profile

Professional Qualifications
1)Dip.E.E. – 1969
2)M.I.E.E, Chartered Electrical Engineer-1976

Positions held in Professional Bodies
1)Committee member of the Institution of Electrical Engineers (Sri Lanka Branch) from year 2001 to 2003
2)Registered with the Ceylon Electricity Board for issuance of Chartered Electrical Engineer’s certificate for electrical installations

Positions Held
1.Electrical Engineer (Projects) - Roan Consolidated Roan Consolidated Mines Ltd. - Zambia.
2.Assistant Chief Engineer - (Electrical )- Brown & Co Ltd. Colombo.
3.Senior Electrical Engineer - Walker Sons & Co Ltd
4.Electrical Engineer - National Textile Corporation - Thulhiriya Factory
5.Testing & Calibration Inspector - Elliott Automation, London, U.K
6.Technical Assistant (Electrical) - Ceylon Steel Corporation - Athurugiriya

Experience
Design & Project Management
Designing of Electrical Distribution system for multi store building complexes such as Banks, Hotels, Shopping, Apartment etc. and Industrial complexes such as Tea, Rubber, Textile, Garment, Oil Mills. Preparation of technical pecifications for electrical plant and equipment, bill of quantities, cost estimates and scope of works for the contractors. Supervision of installation and commissioning of equipment carried out by the contractors. Attending site meetings, monitoring progress of projects and liaise with clients and contractors.

1)Installation & Commissioning various electrical equipment such as transformers, switch gear (up to 11KV), motors (up to 1000KW), motor control centers, stand- by generators, steel and PVC conduit wiring and laying under ground cables.

2)Maintenance of electrical plant and equipment in buildings and factories including preparation of preventive maintenance programs integrating same with production programs, attending / investigating emergency break-downs, taking remedial measures prevent recurrence.

3)Consultancy - Visiting large building and industrial complexes and writing technical reports regarding status of their Electrical system and recommendation for improvement

1.Carrying out Energy audits and making recommendations to reduce electricity consumption and cost by selecting the correct equipment, adjusting production programs, selecting correct tariff and by using power factor improvement.

2.Evaluation of tenders

3.Carrying out Inspection and issuing test certificates for new installations.

REFERENCE LIST OF SOME OF THE MAJOR WORK CARRIED OUT

As a consultant to Cargills Ltd
1.Providing services such as preparing Electrical Designs & BOQ, for all Cargills Food City outlets

As a consultant to CT Properties Ltd.
a.Providing services for preparing Designs for Electrical Infra structure for Nos.200 Housing Scheme at Piliyandala.

As a consultant to CIC Feeds Lanka Ltd, Ekala
a.Providing services for preparing Designs, BOQ, evaluation of tenders and supervision of the contract for the Broiler Processing Plant at Badalga

b.Value of Electrical Contract included 33/0.4 KV, 1MVA sub station, 1000KVA

c.Standby Generator and electrical distribution system Rs.75 Million.

d.Some of the major works carried out as a consultant to Design Consortium Ltd. are as follows,

e.South Textile Lanka (Pvt.) Ltd. Factory – Pannala (1992 – 1994)

f.Value of the electrical contract including the Stand by Generators Rs.150 Million

g.Preparing complete design and specifications for the electrical distribution network of the factory including a 33/0.4KV, 8MVA sub station and 4X1.5MVA stand-by generator system.


Assist DCL to prepare BOQ, tender document, evaluating the tender, supervision of the contract and final commissioning.

a.Anchor Milk Powder and Liquid Milk factory – Biyagama (1993)

b.Value of the electrical contract including the Stand by Generators Rs.45 Million

c.Preparing complete design and specification for the electrical distribution network of the factory including 2X2MVA, 400Volts., sub station and 2X1.5MVA stand-by generator system.

d.Assist DCL to prepare BOQ, tender documents, evaluating the tender supervision of the contract and final commissioning.

e.Crescat Development Project & Rehabilitating of Hotel Lanka Oberoi – Lanka

f.Oberoi site (1993-1995)

g.Value of the electrical contract including the Stand by Generators Rs.100 Million

h.Preparing complete design and specification for the electrical distribution network for the two 23-store high rise building including 2X3MVA, 11/0.4KV, sub stations and 4X1.5MVA stand-by generator system.

i.Assist DCL to prepare BOQ, tender documents, and evaluate the tender.

As a consultant to Devcon (Pvt.) Ltd.
a.Coca Cola factory Stage 3 – Biyagama (1996)

b.Value of the electrical contract Rs.15 Million

c.Preparing complete design and specification for the electrical distribution network for the factory including a 1MVA, 400Volts. sub station and 750KVA stand-by generator system.

d.Prepare BOQ, tender documents, evaluate the tender, pre selection of the tendered, supervision of the contract, commissioning of the plant and liasing for the final take over of the plant by the client.

As a consultant to Ceylon Brewery Ltd. (1996-1998)
a.New Brewery plant – Biyagama

b.Approximated value of the electrical contract Rs.30 Million

c.Assignment includes in carrying out complete design and specifications of the electrical distribution net work of the factory including 2x1MVA, 33/0.4 kV, sub station and 2x630KVA stand-by generators system and also preparing BOQ and tender documents, evaluate the tender, pre selection of tenders, supervision of the contract and commissioning the plant.

As a consultant to Richard Pieris & Co. Ltd. (1999 – 2005)
a.Relocation of the Tyre and Rubber factories – Nawinna

b.Approximate value of the electrical contract Rs.10 Million

c.Assignment includes in carrying out complete design and specifications of the electrical distribution net work for the relocated Tyre and Rubber factories including 1MVA, 400Volts sub station and 2x250kVA stand-by generator system and also preparing BOQ and tender documents, evaluate the tender, pre selection of tenders, supervision of the contract and commissioning the plant.

d.Richard Pieris Technical Center and Arpico Super Center at Nawinna

e.Approximate value is Rs.8 million

f.Assignment includes carrying out complete design and specifications of the electrical distribution system for lighting, computer systems, display cabinets, cold rooms including a 400 kVA substation, 250kVA stand – by generator system.

In addition to the above carried out number of projects involving high rise apartment complexes, Shops and office complexes, Garment factories, Textile factories, Tea and Rubber factories, Hotels, Shops and office complexes.
Serving as an Electrical Engineering Consultant/Adviser to the following organizations.
1.Cargills Ltd.

2.Pussellawa and Maturata Plantation Ltd.

3.Lakshmans Group of Companies

4.Suncity Apartment Projects

5.CIC Feeds (Pvt) Ltd.

6.J.N.P. Engineering

7.Unique Engineering (Pvt.) Ltd.

8.Devcon Pvt. Ltd.Pubudu Enterprises

9.Trelleborg Lanka (Pvt) Ltd