Sekar Gopal

Sekar Gopal
Muhibbah Engineering (M) Bhd & University Technology Petronas · Corporate QA/QC & Department of Civil Engineering & Mechanical Engineering

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13
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10 Research Items
19 Citations
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Additional affiliations
January 2018 - present
Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS
Position
  • Lecturer
September 2013 - August 2017
Universiti Utara Malaysia
Position
  • DOCTOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
September 2012 - present
MUHIBBAH ENGINEERING M BHD MALAYSIA
Position
  • SENIOR MANAGER - QA/QC
Education
September 2013 - August 2017
Universiti Utara Malaysia
Field of study
  • BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
August 2006 - July 2008
Sikkim Manipal University
Field of study
  • MANAGEMENT
June 1987 - April 1991
Thiagarajar College of Engineering
Field of study
  • MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

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Publications (13)
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Purpose The purpose of this study is to analyze and compare the impact of project-factors and organization-factors on five indicators of project performance for small and medium enterprise (SME) and large construction contracting firms that are fully responsible for the successful completion of the projects. The five performance indicators are time...
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An orientation training presentation material for MBA / PGDM new joiners in Thiagarajar School of Management, Madurai - India on "WHAT IS EXPECTED OUT OF MANAGEMENT GRADUATES FOR PLACEMENTS IN MULTI NATIONAL COMPANIES".
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Purpose of the study: This conceptual paper is based on a review of delay issues, risk response management and project performance in the Malaysian construction industry. The study also involved the evaluation of latent relationships among project-related delay factors, project risk response-related measures and project performance in terms of time...
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Adjunct Lecture for Mechanical Engineering Students
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Health and Safety in Construction some useful tips for the students, academics and practitioners.
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Adjunct Lecture for Final Year Civil Engineering students on growing importance of soft factors in project management
Book
A practical guide for the oil and gas industry stakeholders on various piping related project, construction, quality, pre-commissioning, commissioning and post completion - management book with relevant, industry specific protocols and technical notes
Article
The objective of this research is to analyze the relationships of project-related and organizational-related factors with five dimensions of project performance across different sectors of the construction industry. Data collected from the project managers and directors of 360 construction firms in Malaysia were analyzed using multiple-regression t...
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DBA / PHD journey, some useful tips for the students.
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This case study describes the problems faced by Muhibbah Engineering (M) Bhd group of companies (Malaysia) due to the poor performance of it's service departments. This case was identified as a result of declining organizational performance of the company from the starting of year 2011 to early 2013. The main issues are declining profits (losses),...
Research
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A DETAILED STUDY ON FACTORS WHICH INFLUENCES THE PERFORMANCE OF PROJECTS IN A MULTI DISCIPLINED CONSTRUCTION COMPANY IN MALAYSIA NAMED MUHIBBAH ENGINEERING M BHD.
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THE STUDY REVEALS THAT, MANY OF THE PROCESS OWNERS ARE COMPARTMENTALIZED AND THEY ARE NOT AWARE OF THE CO PROCESS OWNERS KEY PERFORMANCE INDICATORS AND IT'S IMPORTANCE FOR THE ORGANIZATION'S SUCCESS. ON THE OTHER HAND, THE LOWER LEVEL EMPLOYEES OF THE COMPANY ARE NOT AWARE OF THE COMPANY'S VISION AND MISSION AND MORE IMPORTANTLY, THE PROCESS OUTPUT...

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