Nam Le

Risk and Asset Management Specialist for Buildings and Engineering Systems


A marathon runner, diver, and part-time programmer, now lives and works both in Manila and Saigon Vietnam, used to live in BKK, Kyoto, Osaka, Zurich, Geneva, and Hanoi.

Places like home: Ecopark (VN), Katsura (JP), Geneva (CH), and Zurich (CH)

Currently working for


  • Asset Management for Buildings and Engineering Systems
  • Operation Research
  • Reliability Engineering
  • Business Intelligence and Data Solutions
  • Construction Management
  • Project Management


  • PhD in Applied Statistics and Mathematic Optimization for Asset Management of Buildings and Engineering Systems, 2009

    Kyoto University, Japan

  • MEng in Construction Engineering and Management, 2004

    Asian Insitute of Technology, Thailand

  • BA in Linguistics, 2002

    Collegle of Foreign Language, National University of Vietnam

  • BEng in Civil Engineering, 2000

    University of Transport and Communication, Hanoi

Recent Posts

Review on Onyx BooxNote 2

A personal experience and review on using Note2 after a month. Note2 is a pricey device but offers a great reading experience, especially for A4 size PDF. Note taking is also a great feature together with dozens of Android App enabled.

Sequencing Batch Reactor Design and Operational Considerations

A useful guideline developed by NEWIWPCC for design and operation of SBR wastewater treatment plants

Fried Potato with Mushroom

Vegan/Vegetarian dish made from Potato

The Carbon Footprint of the Food Supply Chain

I found this article with nice infographic from VisualCapital and wanna repost in my blog, just to remind me of the negative sense impression of meat based eaters.

Technical Due Diligence (TDD)

Technical Due Diligence (TDD) is an engineering management process for evaluation and assessment on operation and condition of assets of engineering systems (e.g. buildings, industrial plants, factories). TDD can be considered as a simple application of the Asset Management Framework.


TDD for warehouses in Vietnam

Lead Arcadis team in Saigon and local subcons to conduct TDD and design compliance review for 5 industrial sites in North and South of …

TDD for project HOPE in Clark city

Review code compliance for 5 towers, 3 are in operation and 2 are under construction. TDD work encompases compliance verification for …

Assessment of Wastewater Assets

20 wastewater utilities of Manila Water has been accessed for their compliance with the new environmental standards (DAO2016). The team …

TDD and EDD for Hanjin Shipyard - Subic Bay

Conducting an extensive TDD work for a Global Capital Investment Firm, who wishes to take over the ownership of the bankrupted Hanjin …

TDD for 30 Story Tower in BGC

Conducting an extensive TDD work for a Japanese Firm, who wishes to take over/share the ownership of the tower.

Lamesa 2 - Maynilad

Rehabilitation, Retrofitting, and Process Improvement of Lamesa 2 Water Treatment Plant

Plant Audit - Maynilad

Plant Audit and Asset Management for Various Pump Stations and Reservoirs

900MW Power Station - KEPCO E&C

Feasibility Study for Pangasinan 900MW CFBC Power Station