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Firas Jawad Alsaeedi

Civil Engineering Department


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Firas is assistant lecturer of Engineering Project Management in the Civil Engineering Department/ University of Technology ,Iraq. He is also a member of Iraqi Union of Engineers. Firas has great experience in construction management and the interaction between technical matters, risk management, financing and contractual arrangements.
This expertise has been gained through: an involvement in delivery four projects for the public client (University of Technology in Baghdad) and work as resident engineer in a six story building for engineering college. Firas’s core research expertise is Building Information Modelling (BIM) and its application to construction industry. His research areas include BIM with risk and reliability analysis of engineering works and also integrating BIM with safety management.

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M.Sc., Civil Engineering, Swinburne University of Technology, Australia , 2016.

High diploma in refractories, Building & Construction Eng. Dept., University of Technology 2003.

B.Sc, Building & Construction Eng. Dept., University of Technology, 2002

Construction Management

Building Information Modelling (BIM)

Safety Management

Project Planning

Project Scheduling

Firas Alsaeedi, Mouhamed Jessam Lafta, and Abdulazeez Ahmed. "State of Building Information Modelling (BIM) adoption in Iraq" MS&E 737.1 (2020): 012007.

FIRAS Alsaeedi. “Conflict Detection System in Construction Site Using BIM Technology”, MoHESR and HCED Iraqi Scholars Conference (5 - 6 December 2017), Refereed Conference Article, Melbourne, Australia.

FIRAS Alsaeedi., Moon. S. “Development of A Framework to Investigate Existing Barriers in Building Information Modelling (BIM) Applications”, International Conference on Innovative Production and Construction (IPC), Refereed Conference Article, 2016, Perth, Australia.

Engineering Management and Specifications

English Technical Writing

Engineering Economy

Quantitative survey

Construction Methods

Construction Equipment Management

M.Sc. Scholarship awarded from the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research (Iraq)