TCR Arabia's management team has a stellar track record, with several years of material testing and inspection services experience and has worked primarily with large enterprises and global multi-nationals. Our engineers, chemists, metallurgists and technicians have the qualifications, the education and the experience to meet the most rigorous standards in the testing field, whether serving the private and public sector, government or the military.
The company chairman is Mr. Abdulrahman K. Al-Dabal, and day to day operations are jointly managed by Mr. Syed Ameen Hassan and Mr. Amit Bafna. The company also drives on the guidance provided by Mr. V.K. Bafna
, founder and managing director of TCR Engineering Services (India).
Mr. Amit Bafna is the Middle-East Operations Manager at TCR Arabia. Mr. Bafna has over 5 years of strong NDT and QA/QC project management experience. He has the ability to read technical documentation, motivate team members and do resource allocation. He co-ordinates with team members to ensure that all client or vendor provided drawings and specifications, technical surveys and major equipment reviews are in compliance with corporate and international standards.
Mr. Amit Bafna has a degree in Science as well as an ASNT Level II certification in compliance with CP-189. He is trained in Canada on the use of Automated UT using Time of Flight Diffraction. He is well versed in writing NDT test procedures including conductoing hands-on tests in UT, DP, MP, PT, Ferrite Measurement, Hardness Survey, Positive Material Identification and In-situ Metallography. Coupled with strong leadership skills, Mr. Bafna both metors and supervises fellow team members.
Mr. Bafna has the cost and technical responsibility for execution of specific contract(s), including devising the planning, directing, and coordinating of project activities to ensure that project objectives are accomplished within the prescribed time and funding parameters.
As a Operations Manger for Middle East, Mr. Bafna leads his team members and provides quality assurance, quality control and quality monitoring functions to ensure that all purchased commodities comply with corporate and customer technical standards. His job also includes Performing / Coordinating Quality Control activities on company purchased materials and monitoring activities on contractor issued purchase orders, assessing capabilities of potential vendors as well as performing proactive inspections through increasing surveys, organizing strategy meetings with the client's Project Management Teams and contractors including co-ordinating pre-shipment inspections.
Experience in managing complex business relationships, both internal and external, where conflicting priorities of team members must be managed with customer satisfaction as a primary goal. Mr. Bafna has a strong understanding of the company operations to properly support and represent TCR Arabia in a mature and professional manner. He has developed oral and written communication skills to meet variety of communication needs (performance reviews, presentations, employee training and development, and leadership). Mr. Bafna has strong interpersonal skills that foster open upward and downward communication built on mutual respect. Ability to remain calm when faced with mounting pressure related to deadlines and multiple priorities. He has the flexibility, and maturity to represent the company at a broad range of events in the community, with customers, and within the company. Ability to travel which often includes some overnights.
Mr. Bafna is highly motivated, self driven and an effective communicator, especially in the English language. He has strong computer literacy (Proficiency in MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint and E-mail) with prior experience in Oil and gas, Petro-chemical or Fertilizer industry verticals. In his past career, Mr. Bafna has worked in Kuwait and India.
Syed Ameen Hassan
Mr. Syed maintains a customer and community database to identify key decision-makers, track sales calls and document customer expectations. He monitors and regularly reports on sales goal progress. He Plans, budgets, monitors, controls and reports on expenditures in area of responsibility.
Under the leadership of Mr. Syed the KSA office has grown from its incubation stage to one which is now profitable. Prestigious clients that have trusted TCR Arabia to carry out NDT, material testing and quality assurance services secured by Mr. Syed include Tekfen (PetroRabigh), Al-Tawlee and others.