Syawal is graduate from North Sumatera University (USU), Medan. He worked at PT. Stabilised Pavements Indo from 2007 to 2014 in different civil engineering roles in, such as assistant supervisor, project controller and design engineer. While working at this company, He was an assistant research on Indonesian Institute of Road Engineering Agency for Research and Development, Bandung on stabilised bitumen material (foam bitumen). Currently, Syawal work for PT. Harap Panjang as pavement design engineer.
His duties and responsibilities is to produce pavement design by gathering data required for the design of pavements conduct structural analysis and perform an economic analysis of various pavement options. Syawal is able to work with teams working on code pavement engineering and materials engineering projects from the preliminary stage to planning and directing the field program scheduling laboratory tests analyzing ADT AADT ESAL, analyzing the results and writing pavement design reports. He also develop pavement design regularly according to the code requirements and compiling with another country’s standards especially with both AASHTO and Austroads. He experience with software program such as Circly, Civil 3D, Primavera and AutoCaD.
With Construction Manager, Syawal is responsible to ensuring quality control/ quality assurance of field work field data analysis and interpretation and engineering calculations. Syawal is qualified as pavement engineer “Madya” from Construction Service Development Board of Indonesia.