Sivakumar
MS. ABIRAMY SIVAKUMAR
BSc. (QS) (Hons)
Lecturer
Department of Building Economics,
Faculty of Architecture,
University of Moratuwa,
Sri Lanka

Academic Qualifications

  • B.Sc. (Hons) in Quantity Surveying, University of Moratuwa
  • Successfullycompleted individual -year Research (Dissertation) the topic “Tactful TimeManagement forQuantity Surveyrs with an Outstanding Pass (A+).

Professional Qualification

  • Graduate Member of Institute of Quantity Surveyors Sri Lanka (IQSSL)
  • Student Member of RoyaInstitution of ChartereSurveyrs (RICS)
  • Student Member of AustraliaInstituteof QuantitSurveyrs (AIQS)

Professional Activities

  • Visiting Lecturer-Collegeof QuantitSurveyingSri Lanka since 2016
  • Visiting Lecturer – University of Vocational Technology, Sri Lanka since 2017 

Subject Areas

  • Conducts lectures on Construction Technology, Construction Economics, Price Analysis, Quantity Surveying Practices, Contract Interpretations, Services, Tendering and Estimating, and Building Materials

Research Interests

  • Post Contract Management
  • Contract Administration
  • Construction Delay Analysis Protocols and Techniques
  • Claims Management
  • Sustainable Development

Publications : Conference Papers

  • Sivakumar Abiramy, Vijitha Disaratna and Perera, B.A.K.S, (2018) Critical Investigation of Quantity Surveyors Functions with regard to Workplace Time Management, CIDA Journal Vol.: XV, ISSN: 2012 – 8509
  • Abiramy,S., Vijitha,D.,&Nishadi, A.(2016).“Strategies for Tactful Time Management for Quantity SurveyorsInProceedingsofthe 5th World Construction Symposium,(pp467-478).Colombo, Sri Lanka.

Consultancy and Services Outside University

  • Project Quantity Surveyor at Salasi Lanka (Pvt) Ltd for the construction of Proposed Factory Building for Hayleys Fabric PLC.
  • Trainee Quantity Surveyor at International Construction Consortium (Pvt) Ltd and State Engineering Corporation.