Engineering & Maintenance Manager Kuwait National Petroleum Company
Mr. Mohammad Saud Alshammari has been working with Kuwait National Petroleum Co. (KSC), Kuwait for last 32 years. Presently, he is the ‘Manager, Engineering & Maintenance’ of Shuaiba Refinery .
He holds a Bachelor’s Degree (B. Sc.) in “Industrial Engineering” from North Carolina State University, NC, USA. He started his career as a ‘Maintenance Planning Engineer’ in the Mina Abdulla Refinery and has a long and rich experience in the areas of management of Refinery Maintenance, management of Turnarounds and General Refinery Turnarounds, Material Management, Operating Expense Budget , Resource Management, Contract Management, Coordination with other Major Petroleum Refining Companies for acquiring modern Maintenance Concepts, Implementation of Asset Management Program and many other management activities, as assigned to him by the Company Management.
His strength has always been his knowledge of Maintenance Techniques and his ability to develop useful practical solutions to overcome critical adversities. He has also prepared the new maintenance philosophy for KNPC to cater requirement of Clean Fuel Project.
At the present, he has an additional responsibility of ‘Deputy Head of the Higher Committee for Sale of Shuaiba Refinery’ assisting the Deputy CEO-MAB in managing the sale of the retired units of the Shuaiba Refinery. He is facilitating the adoption of the most beneficial strategy for sale and managing the formulation of necessary documentation for this very special and critical assignment.