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Civil/Structural Designer

Location:
Houston, Texas, United States
Salary:
60k
Posted:
February 21, 2018

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Wendell Narace

****B Petty Street, Houston Texas, 77007

Phone No:1-832-***-****, E-mails:ac4j5r@r.postjobfree.com

SUMMARY

Principal Civil/Structural Designer with over twenty two (22) years’ experience in onshore and offshore oil and gas, industrial, commercial, government and civil infrastructure projects. Experience in setting out timeframes for milestones and getting the team to meet these deadlines, reviewing drawings before issue to the client, identifying potential problems and informing the engineer and client, finding solutions to potential problems, production of drawings with minimal guidance from the discipline engineers, and design in both 2D and 3D systems.

EXPERIENCE

2017 - Present

Civil/Structural Designer – Chiyoda International Corporation

Freeport LNG Expansion LP - Train 4 Project (FEED)

Joint Venture: Zachry Industrial Inc., CB&I LLC., Chiyoda International Corp.

Civil Works: Responsible for drawings deliverables including: temporally road access, earthen drain runoff, grading new roads, drainage (concrete trench layout and alignment for piping layout)

2016 - 2017

Civil/Structural Designer – Stork A Fluor Company

BP Trinidad and Tobago - Cassia Compression Project (FEED)

BG (SHELL)– Dolphin Extension Campain Phase 3: Hatch Cover Restraints, Drop Object Protection, Pig Launcher Hatch Cover.

Responsible for: draft checking for all deliverables, preparing markups and reviewing deliverables with lead designer and engineer; PDMS modeling of various structures, clash checking with PDMS/Laser Scan; preparing AutoCAD concept sketches for and reviewing drawings by GDC offices. Developing CTR scopes/deliverables.

2014 - 2016

Principal Civil/Structural Designer - WorleyParsons (Houston)

BP Trinidad and Tobago - Cassia Compression Project (Optimize Phase)

Responsible for: PDMS modeling of bridge landing interface connection from Cassia C platform to existing Cassia B platform – girder, primary and secondary beams strengthening, pin design, bumpers. Using PDMS/Navisworks to put together representation of demolition scope, new bridge alignment with Cassia B platform for decision note report.

BP Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad Accommodation Project (TAP): Amherstia Platform and Mahogany Platform (Define and Execute)

BP Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad Region Onshore Compression: Beachfield Gas Receiving and Distribution Station

Responsible for: draft checking for all deliverables, preparing markups and reviewing deliverables with lead designer and engineer; PDMS modeling of various structures, clash checking with PDMS/Laser Scan; preparing AutoCAD concept sketches for and reviewing drawings by GDC offices.

BP Trinidad and Tobago Mahogany Bravo Hub By-Pass: Mahogany B Offshore Facility –Responsible for draft checking for all deliverables preparing by GDC with lead designer and engineer. PDMS modeling and checking of structural frames for drain crossing, valve control skid and general pipe supports

2012 – 2014

Civil/Structural Designer - WorleyParsons Trinidad Limited

BG Small Projects: Beachfield Nigtrogen upgrade, Dolphin Instrument Air upgrade, Dolphin Nitrogen upgrade. Prepared and reviewed discipline engineering deliverable with lead engineer - work scopes, prepared man hours estimates in support of company project bid proposals

BHPBilliton Trinidad and Tobago: CP30C Oil Export Pumps, GEP Line Vibration Project, AP3 Tie-in project – Structural support and detailing for pumps and piping support.

Atlantic LNG Company of Trinidad and Tobago: Lab Relocation, BOG, IAU, Nitrogen package: Prepared and review discipline engineering deliverable with lead engineer - work scopes, prepared man hours estimates in support of company project bid proposals

NGC Condensate Storage Tank (FEED): Civil works – access roads, drainage, grading, underground, and fencing.

BG Trinidad Central Block Limited: Glycol Storage tank: Responsible for plans, sections and details - foundations, access ladders and reinforcement detailing.

2011 - 2012

Civil/Structural Designer – WorleyParsons (Houston).

BP Trinidad and Tobago LLC – BP Juniper Project: This project would be the first deep water platform/subsea development In Trinidad and Tobago. The development will provide access to 590 (MMscfd) of gas.

Responsible for all general standard structural connections, stairs/ladders, typical pipe support drawings, creating structural 3D frames in PDMS / AutoCAD. Review connection detailing on the PDMS model, looking for connection clashes. Designing cruiser guard for incoming flow lines. Seafastening detailing for both jacket and topside design, pile arrangement grillage detailing, saddle detailing, jacket lift-off guide pin detailing, creating (3D) model in AutoCAD for clash review within grillage, roll bracing, modular trailers and the barge loading points.

2005 - 2011

Civil/Structural Designer - WorleyParsons Trinidad Limited

BP Trinidad and Tobago LLC - Installation of Eductor on Kapok Wells

Structural Work:

Putting together a comprehensive design for structural layout and detailing. Worked with the lead engineer to review and resolve all 3D model interface and clashes. Assisted with the structural design framing for engineering software STAAD. Provided technical guidance, practical concepts, quality and accuracy that are compliant with customer and company and discipline standards to the engineering team.

BP Trinidad and Tobago LLC - Terminal Firewater Pumps Relocation Project

Civil Works: new access roads, drainage - surface drains, box drain, site grading,

Structural Work: Pipe support layout and details, foundation layouts and reinforcing details

BG Trinidad Central Block Limited - BG Tie-in and Compression

Civil Works: New access roads, drainage - surface drains, box drain, site grading, fencing layout and details

Structural Work: Pile and pipe support layout and details

Foundation layouts and details – slug catcher, booster compressor package, booster compressor utility coolers, booster compressor suction scrubber, booster compressor starter air receiver, chemical injection house, instrument/electrical house, pig launcher and receiver, transformers, stiles, staircase, ladders and platforms.

NGC Trinidad and Tobago – Phoenix Park Valve Station

Civil Works: New access roads, drainage - surface drains, box drain, culverts and catchpits, site grading, fencing layout and details

Structural Works: Pile and pipe support layout and details, vertical bracing of pipe supports, piling and pipe support layout, foundation layouts and details – slug catcher, condensate tanks, wet gas bypass and HP and LP Flare K.O. drum.

BG Trinidad Central Block Limited - BG Central Block Production Onshore Facilities Project

Carapal Ridge Gas Station, Trinity Metering Station

Civil Works: New access roads, drainage, surface drains, box drain catchpits, site grading, fencing layout and details, box culverts

Structural Works: Pile and pipe support layout and details, vertical bracing of pipe supports, piling and pipe support layout, retaining walls and detail, foundation layouts and details, equipment

2004 - 2005

Civil/Structural Designer - NM Wood Group Ltd.

BG International Limited: ECMA Beachfield Onshore Facilities Project

PPGPL Fractionation 3 Project

Civil Works: Road network on site both temporary and permanent, earthworks: site grading and cross-sections, drainage layouts

Structural Works: Foundations - vapour recovery units, slug catchers, pig receivers, flash gas compressors, pipe racks, flash gas separators, flare stack, gas separators, basement structures transformers TR-5100-5400, compressor and building, analyzer shelter, stair tower foundation, OSBL piperack sleeper foundation.

1995 - 2004

Civil/Structural Designer – Vikab Engineering Consultants Ltd.

Below is a summary of the clients, project types and roles and responsibilities while at Vikab Engineering Consultants Ltd. Further details on specific projects can be provided upon request.

Clients:

The Government of the Republic of Guyana (various departments)

The University of The West Indies, Trinidad

CARICOM Secretariat Headquarters Building

Project Types:

Education facilities, Government buildings, Office and commercial structure

Hospitals, Airports

Civil works including highways, roads, drainage, grading, etc.

Building and civil works rehabilitations

Roles and Responsibilities:

3D modelling

Communicating with customers and contractors

Leading design teams for preparation of structural, civil and architectural drawings

Development of construction and as-built drawings

Review and revision of structural drawings

Surveys and measurement

EDUCATION

Weston Collegiate Institute, General Drafting Diploma

John Donaldson Technical Institute, Advanced AutoCAD

Basic and Advanced Structural vs 12, AVEVA -PDMS

Piping and Equipment vs 12, AVEVA –PDM

Production Modeling, CADWorx2013

SPECIFIC TECHNICAL EXPERTISE/SPECIALIST COURSES

Computer :Eagle Point (Engineering Software), AutoCAD, Architectural Desktop, Microsoft Office, Power Poin



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