Dr. Syed Shujaa Safdar Gardezi CE

Dr. S. Shujaa Safdar (PhD Uni. Teknologi PETRONAS, Malaysia)

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
QUALIFICATION
PhD Civil Engineering Construction and Project Management Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP), Malaysia 2016
MSc Engineering Management Center of Advanced Studies in Engineering (CASE), Islamabad ( Affiliated with University of Engineering and Technology, Taxila Pakistan) 2012
B.Sc Civil Engineering University of Engineering and Technology, Taxila, Pakistan 2004
Industrial Experience
Resident Engineer / Senior Engineer National Engineering Services Pakistan (NESPAK) Pvt. Ltd 2005 – 2017
Junior Engineer Civil Works Organization (CWO) 2004 – 2005
MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESSIONAL BODIES
Professional Engineer Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC)
HONORS & AWARDS
1. Performance Award – NESPAK for work performance during the year 2006-2007.
2. Performance Award – NESPAK for work performance during the year 2009-2010.
3. Performance Award – NESPAK for work performance during the year 2011-2012.
4. Performance Award – NESPAK for work performance during the year 2012-2013.
5. Graduate Assistance ship Award (GA), Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS Malaysia, 2013.
6. Best Presenter PG Research Award, Science & Engineering Design Exhibition (SEDEX 33) UTP Malaysia, 2014.
7. Bronze Medal Award, Science & Engineering Design Exhibition (SEDEX 34) UTP Malaysia, 2014.
8. Bronze Medal Award, International Invention & Innovation Exhibition (ITEX) Malaysia, 2015.
9. Prominent Publication Award, 2017 Faculty of Engineering , UTP Malaysia.
RESEARCH AREAS / INTERESTS

  • Building Information Modeling (BIM)
  • Construction Contracts
  • Construction Management
  • Project Management
  • Construction Law
  • IT application in Construction
  • JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS
    1. Nasir Shafiq, Syed Shujaa Safdar Gardezi,Muhd. Fadhil Nuruddin, Noor Amila Wan Abdullah Zawawi, “Recurrent carbon footprint assessment and forecasting for conventional housing in tropical regions: a Malaysian case study”, Environmental Progress & Sustainable Energy, (Article in Press)2017
    2. Syed Shujaa Safdar Gardezi, Nasir Shafiq, Noor Amila Wan Abdullah Zawawi, Muhd Faris Khamidi, Syed Ahmad Farhan, “A multivariable regression tool for embodied carbon footprint prediction in housing habitat. “, Habitat International, Pages: 292-300, 2016
    3. Nasir Shafiq, Muhd. Fadhil Nuruddin, Syed Shujaa Safdar Gardezi, Syed Ahmad Farhan, Haiyl A Mohammad Al Rawy, “Reduction of Embodied CO2 Emissions from Conventional Single Storey House in Malaysia by Recycled Materials using Building Information Modeling (BIM)”, Advances in Environmental Biology, Pages: 17-21, 2015
    4. Usman Aminu Umar, Nasir Shafiq, Amirhossein Malakahmad, Muhd Fadhil Nuruddin, Mohd Faris Khamidi, Syed Ahmad Farhan, Syed Shujaa Safdar Gardezi, “4D BIM Application in AEC Industry: Impact on Integrated Project Delivery”, Research Journal of Applied Sciences, Engineering and Technology, Pages: 547-552, 2015
    5. Nasir Shafiq, Muhd. Fadhil Nurrudin, Syed Shujaa Safdar Gardezi, Azwan Bin Kamaruzzaman, “Carbon footprint assessment of a typical low rise office building in Malaysia using building information modelling (BIM)”, International Journal of Sustainable Building Technology and Urban Development, 2015
    CONFERENCE PUBLICATIONS
    1. Low-Carbon Buildings: Renewable Energy Systems, Materials and Assessment Methods – Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences
    2. Time Extension Factors in Construction Industry of Pakistan – Proceedia Engineering
    3. Embodied Carbon of Buildings: Tools, Methods and Strategies – Applied Mechanics and Materials
    4. Challenges for Implementation of Building Information Modeling (BIM) in Malaysian Construction Industry- Applied Mechanics and Materials
    5. Prospects of Building Information Modeling (BIM) in Malaysian Construction Industry as Conflict Management Tool –International Journal of Energy Technologies and Policy
    6. Construction delays assessment- A case study of interchange project in Pakistan, 13th International Congress on Advances in Civil Engineering (ACE -2018) Izmir Turkey (Paper Accepted)

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