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Manager Construction

Location:
Texas, United States
Salary:
$55/hr
Posted:
January 31, 2018

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SAMUEL D. NUGENT

P.O. Box ****

Henderson, TX ***53-1569

Mobile: 601-***-****

Email: ac4abz@r.postjobfree.com

SUMMARY

Diplomatic and results-oriented Mechanical Project Manager, with proficiencies working in the Oil, Gas, and Coal Construction Industries. My expertise includes the ability to recognize the impact of changes on a project, use effectiveness measures and lessons learned to deliver your project with on-time results. My 38 years of experience consists of site management for Civil, Mechanical and Electrical field engineering. Consistently ensuring regulations, budgets and schedule compliance. My experience and expertise in the industries includes modification projects, new construction, maintenance planning, estimating and scheduling. I am an individual that will consistently exceed your expectations for pivotal roles overseeing diverse trades, and planning projects from concept through safe completion.

CORE CAPABILITIES and EXPERIENCE

Core Capabilities:

Proficient verbal, written and presentation skills; communicate clearly, with credibility and confidence

Ability to prioritize & manage multiple tasks, issues or projects that may include high-visibility initiatives and require innovation, teamwork & planning

Consistently implement and maintain organizational standards and regulatory requirements

Core Experience:

Revisions as per ASME Boiler Codes for shutdown, start-up/commissioning, and demobilization activities

Experienced operator on P&H Omega 25-ton crane as well as driving a 15-ton cherry picker and DROTT

Responsible for critical lifts in new and operating facilities up to 300 tons

Lead cross-functional teams [25-130] resolving multiple complex organizational, mechanical and technical issues

Implement & supervise a wide range of engineering for Millwrights, Pipefitters, Welders, Boilermakers, Electricians, QAQC

Final work package walk-downs, start-up and commissioning for all Civil, Mechanical and Electrical Engineering

EDUCATION / HONORS / ACADEMIC AFFILIATIONS

1993: University of Southern Mississippi, College of Business Administration, Hattiesburg, MS

oMBA/MPA Administration 20 hours completed Degree conferred

1992: Elected Outstanding Member, Sigma Iota Epsilon Management Honor Fraternity

1991: Southern College, Collegedale, TN

oBachelor Science Business [GPA 3.42]

1991: Jones Jr. College, Ellisville, MS

oAssociates Degree, General Engineering

1992 TO PRESENT: American College of Health Care Administrators

1991-1992: President - Sigma Iota Epsilon Management Honor Fraternity

1989-1992: Member - Gamma Beta Phi Honor Society

1987-1989: Vice President - Society of Manufacturing Engineers

1987-1988: Member - Phi Eta Sigma Freshman Honor Society

PROFESSIONAL LICENSES & CERTIFICATIONS

AWS Certified Welding Inspector (CWI) Certificate #14062531

NCCER Pipefitter Certification Plus #3759677

Current TWIC expires May 2019

Current USA Passport

Current OSHA Basic Plus, Houston Safety Council

OSHA 30 completed August 2017

Current PMP Candidate

Current API 510, 570 Test Candidate

TECHNICAL SOFTWARE SKILLS

Intermediate skill level:

Microsoft Office Professional, Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook

Acorn Pipe

Primavera P6 18.2 (Training)

Computer expertise

2011-PRESENT: AIR LIQUIDE PROJECTS EXPERIENCE

07/11-PRESENT: CONSTRUCTION SITE MANAGER

Maxon Enterprises, Inc. Conroe, TX (Various Projects)

EACH AIR LIQUIDE PROJECT HAS CRITICAL LIFTS 20K OR MORE

Air Liquide, Longview ALLPOX Water Wash Tower addition, Longview, TX

oInstallation of a new water wash tower in the amine section of the POX (partial oxidation) unit

oAll work was performed while unit was in operation

oTie ins were made during a short outage

oWork included all civil, mechanical, and electrical work

oResponsible for daily, weekly, monthly reports, safety audits, EWOs, RFIs, QA/QC audits, etc.

Air Liquide, Freeport HYCO C103 Compressor replacement, Freeport, TX

oRemoval of existing, and installation of a new compressor skid (40,000 lbs.)

oAll work was performed while unit was in operation and tie ins were made during a short outage

oWork included all civil, mechanical, and electrical work

oResponsible for daily, weekly, monthly reports, safety audits, EWOs, RFIs, QA/QC audits, etc.

Air Liquide, Taft LOX, Upgrades, Hahnville, LA

oInstallation of two new upgraded LOX pumps converting from a low-pressure system (300 PSIG) to a high-pressure system (700 PSIG)

oSystem upgrade required addition of a PDC building with soft starters for the two new pump motors and controls

oResponsible for daily, weekly, monthly reports, safety audits, EWOs, RFIs, QA/QC audits, etc.

Air Liquide, Plant 4 Outage, La Porte, TX

oFinal underground Installation of 24-inch piping for a new cooling tower cell addition

oMCC center change out and upgrades in three MCC centers - all work performed in shutdown conditions

Air Liquide, Geismar ALGUS; Geismar, LA

oInstallation of a new 70-foot diameter clarifier, 24-foot diameter clear well, and Veolia Disc filter system with associated pumps, piping, electrical, and instrumentation

oRemoved and replaced 4 pumps, motors, foundations, and bases in the existing plan while in operation

oInstalled two new power control buildings, one 13.8 Kv transformer and one 13.8 Kv switch

oRemoved and replaced 7 demin filter vessels in the existing plant while in operation

oUpgrades project performed using multiple contractors, in limited space areas

Air-Liquide, Hydrogen Cavern Surface facility Project, Beaumont, TX

oGreenfield installation and start-up of a surface facility and 69Kv substation designed to inject and extract hydrogen gas to/from a salt dome [capable of holding 6 billion SCF at 3000 psi] using multiple contractors

oOverall responsibility for all aspects of the project on site;

Construction, Start-up, Safety, QC, etc.

2011-PRESENT: AIR-LIQUIDE PROJECT EXPERIENCE CONT’D

AIR-Liquide, Bayport Reliability Projects, La Porte, TX

oCondensate Surge Tank; supervised multiple subcontractors for civil work, and on-site fabrication and erection of 90,000-gallon API Code tank and associated B31.3 process piping tie ins in between multiple other tanks, while plant remained in operation

oDe-aerator Feed water pumps controls upgrade

oSupervised controls upgrade for De-aerator feed water pumps from analog controls to DCS controls while plant remained in operation

oCEMS Building Installation and upgrade; supervised multiple subcontractors for civil work, and off-site fabrication of building, on-site building erection, electrical and controls connections of SMR Unit to new CEMS building while unit remained in operation

oInstallation of EG 300 Diesel Generator; supervised multiple subcontractors for civil work

oElectrical and controls connections for a 750Kv back up diesel generator for ASU control room while ASU remained in operation

Air-Liquide, Freeport HYCO Revamp Project, Freeport, TX

oSupervised multiple contractors while revamping mothballed facility

oRe-rating and commissioning C-109 hydrogen feed compressor to a pipeline compressor

oSeparated CO/CO2/SMR sections of the plant from process and flare piping with closure welds per B31.3 process piping codes

oNumerous electrical and controls upgrades to install new control room

Air-Liquide, Liquid Nitrogen Storage Tank, Cleburne, TX

oNight Shift Site Manager for Mechanical contractors on final stages of construction of a new 350-ton liquid nitrogen tank in an operating FDA Regulated Air Separation Unit (ASU)

Air-Liquide, GC-Steam Methane Reformer, La Porte, TX

oStart-up and Commissioning Engineer of new SMR unit with 18-megawatt steam turbine generator

oMechanical inspections of each unit system to ensure complete and ready to run by pre-and post-hydro

oRestoration inspections, P&ID checks to ensure ISO built plant matched to P&ID designs

oPre-start-up safety review of each system to ensure all documentation is in order

oMatched engineering drawings and requirements such as U1A forms for all coded vessels on site

oPSV certifications current and matching with engineering requirements

oMotor and pump data matched engineering requirements

oAssisted QA/QC with mechanical, welding, hydro tests, insulation, and paint inspections to ensure completeness

oMeeting job and engineering standards and updated Red line drawings and P&ID’s for final turn over

oWorked with Multi-national vendor reps to ensure individual pieces of equipment were complete and ready for start-up

oMechanical inspections during final stages of construction, start-up and commissioning activities, initial start-up activities with operations (1M+ man hours worked safely on this project)

2006-2011: WORK EXPERIENCE

05/11-07/11: JOURNEYMAN PIPEFITTER

Fagen Construction, Sacul, TX

New construction of a Wood Fired 100 MW Turbine generator

03/11-05/11: JOURNEYMAN PIPEFITTER

Jacobs Field Services, Hawkins, TX

New construction of a Nitrogen Recovery Unit

03/10-01/11: PIPING GENERAL FOREMAN

Plant Outage Solutions, Sea Breeze, TX

Landfill gas expansion and upgrade project in Dallas, TX

Responsible for QA/QC, daily time sheets, progress reports, material requests, on-site safety, RFI’s to Engineering

Start-up and Commissioning of the project

2006-2011: WORK EXPERIENCE CONT’D

01/10-03/10: SR BOILERMAKER FOREMAN

01/11-02/11: PIPING GENERAL FOREMAN

Wyatt V.I. Incorporated

BMP 118, 4093 Diamond Ruby Suite #7, Christiansted, V.I. 00820 Hovensa Oil Refinery, St. Croix, U.S.V.I.

Senior Boilermaker Foreman responsible for repair work to Dimersol Unit exchangers

Removal and replacement of over 400 pressure safety valves

Piping General Foreman in #6 DD Unit replacing PSV's and Piping, and Tower repairs

Walk down of work packages to ensure work completion, start-up and commissioning of revised unit

11/09-12/09: BOILERMAKER GENERAL FOREMAN

TIMEC, Carson, CA

Conoco Phillips, Carson, CA

Tank Farm shutdown of propane and crude storage tanks, inspections and repairs

Start-up from moth ball status back to operation

08/09-11/09: PIPING GENERAL FOREMAN

S&B Constructors

Houston, TX, Chevron, El Segundo, CA

General foreman during start-up, commissioning, and demobilization in # 2 Crude Unit Shutdowns

07/09-08/09: PIPING GENERAL FOREMAN

TIMEC, Carson, CA

Shell Oil, Martinez, CA

Crude unit shutdown, start-up and commissioning, and demobilization activities

07/08-06/09: QA/QC INSPECTOR / PIPEFITTER

Brinderson Construction, Gardena, CA

Shell Oil Refinery, Martinez, CA

Chevron Refinery, El Segundo, CA

Crude Oil Foundation Project; responsible for weld mapping of 7000 feet of 30” .438 wall piping

Fit-up inspections and all structural steel inspections with third party inspector, and grout inspections with client

Final work package walk-down for completion, inspections during start-up and commissioning activities

Delayed Coker Shutdown installing two Delta valves, making vessel repairs

Responsible for qualifying welding procedures for 410 clad to 1 Chrome with Inconel overlay to Shell Global Solutions Standards

Field verification and prefab work for upcoming shutdown, walk down packages for pre-and post-hydro work completion and start-up and commissioning activities

03/08-07/08: PIPING GENERAL FOREMAN

S&B Constructors, Houston, TX

Enterprise, Inc., Meeker CO

Natural gas compressor station for construction, start-up and commissioning

08/07-03/08: PIPING FOREMAN / PIPEFITTER

JV Industrial, Rancho Dominguez, CA

Exxon-Mobil Oil Refinery, Carson, CA

Chevron, El Segundo, CA

Conoco Phillips, Carson, CA

Coker Shutdown and start-up Piping Foreman and start-up Pipefitter in fabrication shop

03/07-08/07: PIPING FOREMAN

Turner Industries, Baton Rouge, LA

Hovensa Oil Refinery, St. Croix, U.S.V.I.

Tiger Construction Piping Foreman Geo-Net Ethanol plant for construction, start-up and commissioning

2006-2011: WORK EXPERIENCE CONT’D

01/07-02/07: SENIOR BOILERMAKER FOREMAN

Wyatt V.I. Incorporated, BMP 118, Christiansted, V.I.

Hovensa Oil Refinery, St. Croix, U.S.V.I.

Responsible for repair work to #3 platformer heaters, overhauling pilots, burners, skin work, repairing refractory and associated piping, installing and removing battery limit blinds in fresh air conditions

Final work package walk-downs, start-up and commissioning of revised unit

01/06-12/06: PIPING FOREMAN / GENERAL FOREMAN / PIPE FABRICATOR / BOILERMAKER / CLASS A PIPEFITTER

Turner Industries, Baton Rouge, LA

Hovensa Oil Refinery, St. Croix, U.S.V.I.

Start-up and commissioning for ammonia storage, nitrogen storage, & compressor lube oil piping in low sulfur gasoline unit

General Foreman - Coffeyville Resources, Coffey KS:

oResponsible for hydrostatic testing on ULSD project, start-up and commissioning

Pipe Fabricator - Sasol North America

Boilermaker/Pipefitter - Exxon Mobile, East Coker Unit Turnaround, Pipe still # 10: Class A Pipefitter, Norco/Motiva Shell Oil

05/06-07/06: MAINTENANCE MECHANIC

Versa Corp

Warner Robins, GA

Maintenance Mechanic in papermill shutdowns; remove/replace rolls and doctor blades, remove/replace 1 in. and in. stainless steel tubing in lube oil system on machine

Install new stainless steel repulper under machine with all associated piping, pumps, and agitators

2006-1984: EXTENDED WORK EXPERIENCE CONT’D

09/98-12/06: OWNER

Sam Nugent Construction, Chattanooga, TN

oProjects up to $600K: estimation and supervision of construction and renovation, residential and commercial (restaurants)

oFloor plan analysis for cost effectiveness of renovation versus increased efficiency of operations for commercial projects

oResponsible for maintenance of rolling stock and heavy equipment to ensure compliance with DOT and OSHA regulations

09/96-PRESENT: OWNER

Manning’s Art & Frame, Bowling Green, KY

oOwner of Custom Picture Framing Gallery responsible for all aspects of business

08/94-12/95: GRADUATE RESEARCH ASSISTANT (FULL TIME)

The University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS

oResearch on primary care allocation to mentally ill in a poverty-stricken area and abstracts for HIV health services allocation

10/93-09/96: ADMINISTRATOR

oAdministrator for several nursing homes in Tennessee

oFacilities ranged from a new 16-bed Subacute Care Unit specializing in short-term care following a major illness or surgery

oUtilized 15-20 employees on two shifts with a $1M budget

o125-bed traditional long-term care facility utilizing 125-130 employees on three shifts and a $4.5M budget

05/93-10/93: SYSTEMS MANAGER

Health Care Interchange, Inc.; Chattanooga, TN

oResponsible for computer system hardware, software for installations and maintenance

05/87-05/93: FULL TIME STUDENT

1978-1984: EXTENDED WORK EXPERIENCE

1984-1987: MULTI-CRAFT MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN/MILLWRIGHT/PIPE FITTER/WELDER

Leaf River Forest Products, Inc. North; Northern Nekoosa; New Augusta, MS

oPower recovery area [2 yrs.]; rebuilt/replaced Ahlstrom pumps; replaced I/R Clove Rotor pumps; repaired IMPCO washers

oPreventative and general maintenance, Kamyr Digesting System; lubrication schedules for 15 months for Digester, washing, and bleach plant equipment working closely with Mechanalysis and maintenance shutdown scheduling

oReplaced high pressure feeders; motor replacements and alignment .005"

oPromoted to "A" class technician after completion of welding test

oWorked in tube and piping repairs, revisions as per ASME Boiler Codes

oExperienced operator on P&H Omega 25-ton crane and driving the 15-ton cherry picker and DROTT

1978-1984: FOREMAN/QAQC INSPECTOR/CLASS A ELECTRICIAN APPRENTICE

Brown and Root Construction; Houston, TX

oResponsible for general maintenance and capital projects for power generating, oil refinery, papermill piping and equipment throughout the Southeastern United States

oSupervised up to 45 craftsmen and apprentices

1972-1978: PLUMBER'S APPRENTICE/PLUMBER/FOREMAN

Nugent Plumbing; Longview, TX

oResponsible for general plumbing construction of residential homes

o200+ unit apartment complexes supervising 25 craftsmen and apprentices

1978-1984: BROWN AND ROOT CONSTRUCTION EXPERIENCE

PIPEFITTER/ASSISTANT FOREMAN - LEAF RIVER PAPER PULP PROJECT: New Augusta, MS

oWorked in pipe racks; ordered material, scheduled equipment, maintained daily progress sheets & monthly plans

PIPEFITTER/FOREMAN/QAQC INSPECTOR - TEXAS EASTMAN KODAK: Longview, TX

oWorked in ethylene gas recycle section of hydrocarbon cracking plant

oMaintained daily time sheets, progress reports, ordered material and equipment in advance of need

oResponsible to perform all work in a professional, safe manner

oMaintained work-area progress and housecleaning above job expectations

oMade QAQC mechanical visual inspection of all piping to insure 100% complete to engineering specifications before pre-hydro work began

oMade visual inspection of hydro to insure no leaks

oMade third visual inspections to be sure all post-hydro and pre-commissioning work performed to engineering specifications and ready for client inspection

oDuring start-up, installed orifice plates and strainers, worked with operators to repair leaks found

ELECTRICIAN'S HELPER - LONE STAR STEEL: Lone Star, TX

oErected and start-up Ajax Magna thermic Unit to replace gas furnaces for heating pipe

oOperated DROTT and Galion 15-ton Cherry Picker and 25-ton overhead crane

oInstalled SCR DC-drive conveyor system, structural welding

oHigh voltage electrical hook-up (32,500 and 13,800) to transformers during shutdown conditions

BOILERMAKER/RIGGER/EQUIPMENT OPERATOR/MILLWRIGHT - WEYCO: Valiant, OK

oNDE testing of digesters, weld repair, operated Galion Cherry Picker and DROTT

oRemoved, rebuilt, and replaced rolls in number one press section of paper machine

oReplaced triple race bearings in dryer section

oMade engineering revisions to piping at head box; replaced chains on chip reclaimers

oChip conveyor belts replacements to power boiler; rebuilt top separator to two digesters

oGearbox replacement at bottom of digesters; replaced building over demineralized water plant

oNASH vacuum pump replacement in VAC-all system

1978-1984: EXTENDED WORK EXPERIENCE

PIPEFITTER - GEORGIA PACIFIC PAPER MILL: Crossett, AR

oErected all 2 % chrome piping from top drum of recovery boiler to steam manifold

oWorked shut down on paper machine to replace head box and press section;

oReworked lube oil piping in steam dryer sections

PIPEFITTER - INTERNATIONAL PAPER MILL: Mansfield, LA

oErected all 2 % chrome piping on 1500# steam from main steam header to steam turbines on electric generators

oPulled final alignment with millwrights

PIPEFITTER - EXXON CHEMICAL: Baytown, TX

oErected all 2 % chrome piping and 9% chrome piping from all electrically driven turbines in a heavy crude unit

oPulled final alignment on turbines with millwrights

BOILERMAKER - SHELL CHEMICAL: Deer Park, TX

oPerformed major reworking phenol/acetone unit after major fire

o200+ man hours working chemical flame suit with Scott Air Pack removing all phenol contaminated piping, vessels, inter- and after-coolers replaced and participated in start-up

BOILERMAKER/RIGGER/MILLWRIGHT - WEYCO (WEYHOUSER PAPER MILL): Valiant, OK

oDesigned and constructed two SkyClimber platforms (20' and 14' diameter) outside digester to be erected inside digester to perform NDE testing for and repair of any cracks found in digester

oReplaced defiderators and deshivers and replaced NASH vacuum pumps in VAC-all system

BOILERMAKER - MONTICELLO STEAM ELECTRIC STATION: Monticello, TX

oMaintenance repair work to air preheaters and fly ash duct work

PIPE FOREMAN - NATURAL GAS COMPRESSOR STATION: Bienville, LA

oFinal alignments on multi-stage natural gas compressor which required major rework on all piping at compressor

PIPEFITTER/BOILERMAKER/MILLWRIGHT - UNION CAMP PAPER MILL: Prattville, AL

oWorked in Goslin evaporator unit for new construction and start-up

oMade engineering revisions on condensable gas system

oChemical suit [40 hours experience] with Scott Air Pack

oTransferred to powerhouse to make revisions in steam drum trays in power boiler

oTransferred to digester area for;

Final alignments with millwrights on all pumps, and to pull final alignments on top separator to digester

oTransferred to wet end on paper machine; made engineering revisions to head box and lube oil system

PIPEFITTER - TEXAS EASTMAN: Longview, TX

oRemoved 2 % worn chrome piping, replaced PSV and control values throughout liquid oxygen plant under shutdown conditions

PIPEFITTER - LAGLORIA OIL REFINERY: Tyler, TX

oRemoved worn piping, pumps, and control values throughout gasoline storage facility (tank farm)

oRebuild and start-up of coal liquification plant after two major vessels failed causing extensive damage



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