Eid Mubarak! We shall be closed for Eid al-Fitr on the first two days of Shawwal X

Trans Gulf Electromechanical’s Rahul Ramakrishnan has won Project Manager of the Year at the eighth annual MEP Middle East Awards 2014, held on Wednesday 26 November at Sofitel The Palm Resort & Spa in Dubai.


Ramakrishnan secured the award ahead of a strong field.

Accepting the award Ramakrishnan said: “I feel great. I want to thank all the support from the management for having confidence in putting me in this wonderful job. I was able to deliver on time and it’s all thanks to the management for all the support they have provided me."

The judges said that Ramakrishnan came in for high praise for his “documented track record of delivering projects within the timeframe and budget”. Furthermore, they said they were “extremely impressed with how [he] has completed so many projects with no accidents”. His “positive attitude”, they added “inspires people wherever he goes”.

Ramakrishnan added: "It’s not just about doing the job, it’s about making the client happy and safety is a very important part of that."

An independent panel of 12 judges voted for the 2014 MEP Middle East Awards made up of industry professionals from across the GCC and throughout the construction sector.