- Author description
GURANI KOCH -Civil Engineer
I have obtained my bachelor of science diploma in civil engineering from Yıldız University, Istanbul in 1983. Two years studying business in London U.K the world was filled with new hopes by releasing of Nelson Mandela from prisonement and collapsing the Berlin wall of shame. These were the sociological events where our generation had been affected and fabricated by them. I was completely focused by learning new technology on building industry, and techniques of management and obtaining industry related affiliations, Meantime, in contrast, I started questioning whether the solutions of water treatment plants can be helped better conditions on water ecology or not, solutions of plastic disposal methods can be created a new by products, how could solutions of keeping tidy earth, water and oceans be done by decreasing deterioriations. Still I gave my synopsis and practical assignment in the last semestre to graduate from George Brown College, Toronto by representing project to re-use of recyle materials when making a sustainable building as a new graduated diploma tecnologist in 1999. I worked in Middle East, Arab Peninsula and Emirates East Africa, D’jibouti, Kazakhstan, Afghanistan, Canada and Libya.
I am a member of Union of Chambers of Engineers and Architects of Turkey- Chamber of Civil Engineers, ,Ontario Institute of Quantity Surveyors- Canada,
Construction Safety Association of Ontario- Canada
I develop and implement sustainable business strategies think long term and externally in order to positively shape the organization. I anticipate the impact and implications of future decisions on activities.
I am open to change and flexible in a fast paced environment. Effectively adopt own approach to suit changing circumstances or requirements.
I am a result oriented, evaluate data and courses of action to reach logical, pragmatic decisions. I take an unbiased, rational approach with calculated risks. I like applying innovation and creativity to problemsolving.
I express the ideas or facts in a clear, concise and openly manner. I actively listen and proactively share knowledge. I handle conflict effectively by overcoming differences of opinion and finding common ground.
I have qualifications on intensive Project Management and Civil engineering on buildings, roads and airport projects, structural steel tower and antenna installation expert at civil and army projects.
His specific experience in the region is as follows;
Country Date from - Date to
Djibouti Jan 2017- Jan 2018
Abu Dhabi Feb 2015- Sep 2015
Qatar May 2014- Jan 2015
Afghanistan Apr 2004- Apr 2014
UAE Apr 2007- Jul 2007
Kazakhstan Dec 2001- Feb 2002
Saudi Arabia Dec 2000- Oct 2001
Kenya Oct 2000- Jul 2001
Canada Apr 1994- Apr 2004
Libya Jun 1991- Jun 1992