Tom Kays

Contract Management and Claims Portfolio Manager


Talal (Tom) Kays has over 20 years of experience in Construction Engineering and Management. He is an expert in managing large projects, and has provided supervision, direction, and guidance on a range of industrial, infrastructure, and building projects. He is also a certified Project Management Professional with the Project Management Institute and a registered Professional Engineer with APEGA.

Tom provides claims support services with S.M.A. Consulting Ltd., which focuses on providing consulting services in the areas of claims management, infrastructure analysis, risk analysis, value analysis, constructability, and project management. His senior involvement in numerous successful projects informs a rich skillset in strategic planning, leadership, operational management, contract and change management, and project controls. Additionally, Tom has been involved in numerous claims over the course of his work, developing expertise in forensic schedule analysis, claims evaluation and quantification, cost analysis, and narrative development.


Tel: 780.484.3313

SMA Consulting
10374 172 Street NW
Edmonton, Alberta
Canada T5S 1G9

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