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Senior Process Engineer

Calgary, Alberta, T2W 3K2, Canada
January 27, 2018

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Self directed, proactive, resourceful principal process engineer with 25 years experience in oil and gas processing, and Extraction of oil sands.


Process Simulation ( Hysys,Tsweet, Fathom)

Hydraulic Calculations

Pressure Safety and Control Valves

Heat and Material Balance

Preparing P&ID and PFDs

Process Feasibility and Optimization Studies

Technical Reports and Process Descriptions

Hazop and Hazid Studies

Flare Studies


Supervised and led teams with 3 to 6 staff members on several projects.

Ensured that projects were completed and exceeded company standards on time within budget constraints. Trained new employees, developed and enforced standards, procedures and compliance.

Professional Experience

Senior Process Engineer 03/2017-08/2017

Tidewater Midstream Calgary, AB

Composed operating manual, Control Narrative, Shutdown Keys and Alarm Set Points for the new deep cut and fractionation units located in Brazeau River Complex.

Reviewed existing residue and sales gas compressors in Brazeau complex, recommended potential options for sending the egress gas to different users in case of expanding the plant throughput to twice the present capacity .

Senior Process Engineer 08/2016 to 11/2016

FWS Energy (contractor for Tidewater) Calgary, AB

Process lead in Brazeau River Complex Gas Plant; TWM Golden Spike Turbo Expander Project

Senior Process Engineer 10/2014 to 03/2015

Keywest Projects Calgary, AB

Process Lead. Julienne Refrigeration Gas Plant.

Principal Process Engineer 02/2005 to 09/2014

AMEC America Calgary,AB

The Jackpine Mine Expansion project (ASE-1).The intent of this project is to increase the JPM ore processing capacity from 9300t/h to 14000 t/h. The plant includes a primary separation cell, primary and secondary flotation, cyclones and thickener.

Syncrude Suite of Projects (SSOP), NMSP_SECD. This project contains relocation of 3 Tailings System and demolition of few lines to avoid the foot print of the dam that is going to be designed and constructed by Syncrude.

Mildred Lake Mine Replacement (MLMR) Project. This project replaces the existing North Mine crushing, slurry preparation, and hydro-transport facilities.

Kearl Oil Sand Project, Phase 1.This project consists of a surface mine and plant facilities to produce approximately 110 kbpcd of clean bitumen for blending, transport and sale.

Kearl Oil Sands, process representative in the oversight team in CBI Beaumont, TX for 23 months.

Shell Niglintgak Gas Conditioning Facilities. This project is to condition gas from three well pads to meet the MGP gathering system requirements for pressure, temperature and water content.

Senior Process Engineer 09/1997 to 12/2004

Jacobs Canada Inc Calgary,AB

PetroCanada, RCP1.1, (Responsible for Gas Sweetening): Upgrade of the existing Edmonton Refinery to process sour synthetic and sour heavy crudes and displace the Alberta Light Crudes currently being refined.

Hawiyah Gas Plant Expansion, Saudi Aramco (responsible for Gas Sweetening): Expansion of present facilities from 1600 MMSCFD of non-associated gas to process a total gas volume of 2400 MMSCFD. Design objectives included: Inlet & Condensate Stabilizer Facilities: Gas Treating Facilities Gas Dehydration/Dew Point Control Facilities Sales Gas Compression Facilities Sulfur Recovery Facilities

Hitachi Genesee 3 Power Project: Process Lead. A contract for engineering and procurement/ contracting services, fabrication, module assembly, construction and construction management for a 450 MW supercritical coal fired power generator unit at EPCOR's Genesee site.

Ethane Recovery Project at Berri Gas Plant, Saudi Aramco.

Arco Qatar / Dubai Gas Plant. Production of Pentane plus, propane/ butane mixed products and sales gas.

Husky Oil Rainbow Lake Plant, Oil recovery process plant revamp project.

Senior Process Engineer 03/1989 to 07/1995

Oil Industries Engineering and Construction Tehran, Iran

Detailed design of NHT, CCR plants in Arak refinery (basic design by UOP) Bibi Hakimeh NGL Plant Basic and detailed design of atmospheric and vacuum distillation of BANDAR ABBAS refinery, one of the largest refineries in the Middle East.

Design review of Khorasan petrochemical Complex (originally done by Kellogg).

Basic design of Ahwaz mile - 40 pump station and pipeline facilities.

Process Engineer 03/1987 to 03/1989

Chagalesh Engineering Consultants Tehran, Iran

Detailed design of Esfehan Lube Oil Complex.

Kangan offsite facilities.

Senior Editor 03/1982 to 03/1987

University Press Centre Tehran, Iran

Senior editor, responsible for editing the chemical engineering text books for chemical engineering department.

Translated Chemical Engineering by "Coulson and Richardson" from English to Farsi. This translation was awarded as the best translation of the year by ministry of Education.

Education and Training

B.Sc: Chemical Engineering 1982

Tehran University

Chemical Engineering


Member, Association of Professional Engineers, Geologists and Geophysicists of Alberta

Member, Association of Professional Engineers, Geologists and Geophysicists of British Columbia

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