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A.W.S. C.W.I. ( Welding Inspector & R.T. Film Auditor)

Ville Platte, Louisiana, 70586, United States
January 19, 2012
Contact Info:
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Winston Perron


Seeking a position in the pipeline fabrication and inspection /film auditing field with a respectable company. I am looking forward to utilizing my qualified inspection skills to benefit the client. Safe, honest, and cost effective work aligns the forefront of my actions. I possess the necessary quality Welding inspection tools, pyrometer, Amp/voltage meters, Digital Laser Levels, Squares, caliper, Bridge cam gauge etc.

Coating Insp. Tools such as (DFT) Mill gauge, Digital Psycrometer, Anchor Profile gauges to perform the duties expected in order to obtain a quality product for the client.

9/19/11 to present Enterprise

Eagle Ford Crude Pipeline Texas

• Level lll NDE Film Auditor

• Contact person

2/01/11 to 9/09/11 Enterprise Louisiana

Acadian Haynesville Ext. Spread 5

• Level lll NDE Film Auditor

• Contact person Randall Richard, Enterprise Auditor

12-06-10 to 01-14-11 Kinder Morgan Louisiana

Johnson Bayou Bridgeline Metering & Regulation Station

Site 22/23

• Lead Welding Inspector

• Overseeing complete welding operations

• Red-lining

• Hydro- testing

• Final Inspection, purging, packing and bringing facility on-line

11-07-10 to 12-05-10 Fayetteville Express 42” Pipeline Mississippi

ANR Meter & Regulation Station

• Lead Welding Inspector

• Overseeing complete welding operations

• Red-Lining

• Hydro-testing

• Final inspection purging, packing and bring facility on line

10-18-10 to 11-06-10 Fayetteville Express 42” Pipeline Mississippi

Texas Gas Meter & Regulation Station

Welding Inspector

• Welding Inspector

• Overseeing welding operations

• Hydro- testing

9-21-10 to 10-17-10 EL Paso Gas Corp Louisville, Ms

Chief Inspector

• Overseeing complete operation of Filter Separator and vessels

• Testing of welders

• Hydro pressure testing

• Installation of new piping and inspection

• I&E installation and inspection

• Coating SP 2888 and inspection

• Building of concrete support structures


• Close-out procedures

• Contact person Mr. Joe Freeman, Robert Tate

7-20-10 to 9-21-10 El Paso Gas Corp. Coudersport, Pa

Chief Inspector

Overseeing complete operation of Catalyst installation, structure & piping

Testing of welders, welding inspection

Hydro testing

Coating SP2888 and inspection of same

Removal of piping and installation of new piping

NDE/ film auditing

I & E Inspection

Close-out procedures

Contact person, Mr. Ben Hansen, Paul Mosher

6 /2010 to 7/2010

Chief Inspector

Petrologistics Houston, Tx.

Overseeing complete job of anomaly digs Deer Park TX.

Testing welders

Overseeing one calls

Hydro-testing of pipe

NDT testing ( R.T. & UT) film auditing

Corrosion detection & measurement

Nitrogen purging

Removal and replacement of pipe

Inspection of welds

Coating of pipe & backfilling

Inspection of launcher installation

Close-out procedures

Contact person, Mr. Patrick Bardwell,

1/2010 to 6/2010

24" Denbury Green Pipeline, Spread 4&6


Welding Inspector

N2 testing at Buhler Pump Station

Inspection of fabrication Buhler Pump Station, launcher & receiver and MLV installation

Inspection of pre- fabrication of White Castle metering and Pump Station

Launcher & receiver

Inspection of fabrication of Oyster Bayou Facility ,

metering station , launcher & receiver, S.T. valve installation

Inspection of N2 testing at Oyster Bayou Facility

Testing of welder qualification

Testing of welding procedures

Coating inspection Oyster Bayou Facility

Inspection of complete civil work at Oyster Bayou Facility

Complete red-lining and 100 % traceability accomplished

NDE film auditing

Contact person, Mr. Alvin Shores,

3/2008 to 03/2009 Gulf South Pipeline Louisiana


Mainline utility inspector

Coating Inspector on FBE 6233 Coating

Anomaly digs

repairs using Denso Protal 7200, SP 288 8

welding inspection of tie-ins as per clients specifications

contact person Matt Ranson

03/2007 to 12/2007 Williams Gas Pipeline Georgia / South Carolina

Utility inspector

Anomaly dig up

Detecting and repair as per client’s specifications

assisting SCC testing (Hydro)

mainline construction


tie-ins welding inspection and coating inspector of FBE and SP 2888

Denso Protal 7200 Contact person, Thomas Miller

1987 to 2004 Owner / Manager

Oakdale Loan Inc., Oakdale, La.

WP Construction Co.,

Southern Converters Inc.

Lender / Manager / Owner

Provide excellent customer service

Consistently reached profit goals

Land clearing, Pond construction, Building of site foundations

Heavy equipment operator

Welding and inspection

Supervised employees

1983-1987 Harris Well Services Eunice, La

Pipe Welder / Welding Inspector 6 days on 7 days off

Welder foreman / Inspection / Film auditing

Building of Rigs #`s 26 , 30 & 56

Rig welder / field welder on pipeline

Contact person, Jeff Thibodeaux

1983-1987 Tenneco oil co.

SMI 61-C & 252, 25, U.I. 252 , 442 ,446, H.I. 446, 481, Vermillion 25

Class, Lead Operator

operator of production facilities & simultaneous operations & start ups

Heavy lift crane operator, Welding Inspector / film auditing

7 & 7 Schedule

Note: I worked for both companies during this time period, on my days off from Tenneco I would work for Harris Well service Inc.

1978-1983 Oilfield Manufacturing and Iron Work Inc. Eunice, La

1980-1983 Welding Foreman / inspection / film auditor 1978 -1980 Certified pipe welder & building high pressure vessels and related structures


2009 American Welding Society

Obtained Certified Welding Inspector Certification

2004-2007 Louisiana State University at Eunice Eunice, La.

Pursued an R.N. Degree

Cumulative GPA: 3.54

1977-1978 Mitchell Welding and Drafting College Lafayette, LA

Obtained Certification of pipe, structural welding and drafting

Personal Characteristics

●Safety ●Reliable ●Organized ●Strong work ethic ●Quick learner

●Honest ●Diligent

Computer Skills ●Microsoft Word ● Microsoft Excel


• American Welding Society, Certified Welding Inspector #09052081

• TWIC and Passport ready

• Houston Area Safety Council, 19 Basic Plus and site specific 19DOWSS, 19SSV

• Note: I will be attending an AWS Radiograph film interpretation ( CRI ) class and certification test the week of 9-12-11 - 9-17-11 in Chicago IL.

Operator Qualifications

C.B.T. via Veriforce on the following:

ELP, Construction Drawing Redlining

ELP, Survey Standards

ELP, Welding Standards

ELP, Land Pipeline Standards

ELP, Engineering Documentation and close-outs Procedures, Part 1

ELP, Engineering Documentation and close-outs Procedures, Part 2

ELP, Electrical, Instrumentation, Communication Standards

ELP, Nondestructive Evaluation Standards

ELP, Compressor and Meter Station

ELP, Coating Standards

ELP, Environmental Inspector training overview part 1

ELP, Environmental Inspector training overview part 2

ELP, Shop Fabrication Standards

ELP, Pressure Test Records overview

ELP, Offshore Standards

ELP, Abnormal operating Conditions

002 PIP, Perform and Inspect Pressure Test

004 PIP, Perform Welding Inspections

008 PIP, Identify/Locate/Mark Pipelines

011 PIP, Inspect coating applications

046 PIP, Perform joining other than welding to include various

Connections: Threaded, Bolted, Flanged, Compression, and other connections as specified.


Operator Qualifications via Veriforce

Contractor Mustang Engineering


2021 Monitoring of Welding Process 10-23-13

2031 Visual Inspection of welds not NDT 10-23-13

2131 Joining of Steel Pipe-Threaded and 10-23-13

Flanged Connections.

4021 Apply Approved Coatings to Above Ground Piping 10-23-13

4031 Apply Approved Coatings to Below Ground Piping 10-23-13

4211 Measurement of Depth of Pitting with Pit Gauge 10-23-13

5011 Conduct Pressure Test to Substantiate MAOP 10-23-13

6071 Damage Prevention: Observation of 10-23-13

Excavating and Backfilling

7041 Permanent Field Repair by Grinding 10-23-13

900AMAOP I Foreign Line Locating 10-23-13

901AMAOP I Grading (Right-of-Way Preperation) 10-23-13

902AMAOP I Ditching 10-23-13

903AMAOP I Hauling and Stringing of Pipe 10-23-13

904AMAOP I Field Bending 10-23-13

905AMAOP I Horizontal Directional Drilling 10-23-13

906AMAOP I Pipe Inspection 10-23-13

907AMAOP I Lowering Pipe into Ditch 10-23-13

908AMAOP I Right-of-Way Cleanup and Installation of Line Markers 10-23-13

910AMAOP I Installation of Cathodic Protection 10-23-13

911AMAOP I One Call Notification 10-23-13

Operator Qualifications continued

via National Center of Construction Education & Research (NCCER)

Successfully obtained level of Performance Evaluator 3/2011

Task # PV # Specific Duties / Task

32.0 PV320 Monitoring Excavation Activities

33.1 PV331 Determine Allowable Line Pressure in section to be moved

33.2 PV332 Preparation for Movement Activities

33.3 PV33.3 Moving In-Service Pipeline

34 PV340 Inspect Existing Pipe Following Movement

35 PV350 Measure Clearance from Existing Pipe to Underground

Structures Installed

36.1 PV361 Safe Disconnect of Pipeline Facilities

36.2 PV362 Purging of Pipeline Facilities

36.3 PV363 Sealing a Disconnected Portion of Pipeline

37 PV370 Repair/Install Support Structures on existing Above

Ground Components

38.1 PV382 Visually Inspect Pipe and Pipe Components

Continued below

Task # PV# Specific Duties / Task

38.2 PV382 Verify Non-Destructive Weld Test (NDT)

38.3 PV383 Visually Inspect that Welds Meet DOT Requirements

39 PV390 Backfilling a Trench Following Maintenance

40.1 PV401 Tight Fitting Sleeve

40.2 PV402 Oversleeve

References Call for References contact numbers, ( protecting their privacy)

Name Company Title

Patrick Bardwell Petrologistics Project Manager

Joe Freeman El Paso Gas Project Manager

Benjamin Hensen El Paso Gas Project Manager

Jason Lopez Trans-Canada North American Sr. Q.C.

Paul Mosher El Paso Gas Project Manager

Thomas Miller Williams Sr. Field Constr. Mang.

Randall Richard Enterprise N.D.E. Supervisor

Jeremy Booksh Enterprise Field Construction


Robert Tate El Paso Gas Project Manager

Alvin Shores P.C.S. Construction Project


Charlie Smith Tenneco/ Chevron Field Proj. Mang.