Syed Raza Imam Naqvi
MG Motors Pakistan, Lahore
• Managed the preparation of the Weld Shop facility for new models and capacity enhancement.
• Collaborated with SAIC Motor Company China to create a welding shop layout and determine engineering specifications.
• Provided technical material on production machine details.
• Successfully led the development and execution of the MG Plant-2 Welding Shop project, spanning 12,000 square meters.
• Oversaw utility development, process equipment design, installation, and commissioning.
• Implemented procedures and processes for new variant projects in the Weld Shop.
• Served as the Project Lead for production-ready Weld Shop’s new MG HS & MG-5 GT models, including budgeting.
• Planned and executed equipment installation, commissioning, and trial production stages in collaboration with suppliers or SAIC Motor Company China.
• Conducted project scheduling, resource planning, budgeting, approvals, supplier selection, and tender management.
• Monitored and managed all project activities until complete financial closure and documentation.
• Prepared and obtained approval for annual CAPEX and OPEX budgets.
• Modified existing welding lines to enhance production capacity.
• Achieved a 25% increase in production capacity through equipment additions and process optimization.
• Conducted takt time study and implemented productivity enhancements for the Welding Shop.
• Collaborated with the production team to identify and resolve line-side issues and implement process improvements.
• Finalized designs, and created Bills of Quantities (BOQs), Purchase Orders, and Purchase Requisitions.
• Negotiated competitive costs and delivery times for awarded jobs.
Automotive engineering is equivalent to Mechanical engineering, specialization in mechanical design engineering.