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Control System Engineer

Location:
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Salary:
$110,000
Posted:
March 06, 2018

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N. Gregg Reed

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Atlanta, GA 30350

346-***-****

Education: Associates of Applied Science, Industrial Electronics, minor in Computer Programming

Southern Technical College, Lafayette, LA

Summary: Proficient in the depth and breadth of industrial automation, with 20+ years of start-up, operations and maintenance experience with both offshore and onshore facilities, and 15 years of project management experience. Familiar with the vast array of industrial equipment and software configurations, including but not limited to petrochemical, pulp and paper, pharmaceuticals, gas compression and power generation.

Professional

Memberships: American Institute Constructor

2016-Present Evoqua Water Technologies

Controls System Engineer

Upgrade obsolete control systems for water purification systems for a variety of different functions and facilities ranging from Oil and Gas, Pulp and Paper, Pharmaceuticals, Refining, Gas Compression and Power Generation. Responsibilities were to design, program, test, install, perform functional/site checkout and startup for a variety of different controls systems including but not limited to Allen-Bradley RSLogix 5, 500, 5000, Factory Talk SE and ME environments and Siemens S7 PLC’s. Perform maintenance and troubleshoot RSLogix 5, 500, 5000, Factory Talk SE and ME environments and Siemens S7 PLC’s. ControlLogix interface software, Modbus interfaces, Symantec Antivirus, and Acronis Emergency Backup and Recovery software. Also, make modifications to existing equipment to support customer needs.

2015-2016 Hargrove Controls + Automation - Houston, TX

Controls + Automation Technical Specialist III

Upgrade obsolete control systems for a variety of different functions and facilities ranging from Oil and Gas, Pulp and Paper, Pharmaceuticals, Refining, Gas Compression and Power Generation. Responsibilities were to design, program, test, install, perform functional/site checkout and startup for a variety of different controls systems including but not limited to Allen-Bradley RSLogix 5, 500, 5000, Honeywell C200, C300 and FSC controllers. Perform maintenance and troubleshoot Honeywell Experion R410.6 HMIs, ControlLogix interface software, Modbus interfaces, Symantec Antivirus, and Acronis Emergency Backup and Recovery software

2014-2015 ConocoPhillips - Houston, TX

I&E System Specialist

Magnolia platform, ETX, Minden, Bossier - Single point of contact for Process Automation Computer (PAC) technical issues for Magnolia platform, East Texas, Minden and Bossier assets. Technical authority for instrument and controls, flow measurement, electrical power generation, electrical area classifications and electrical wire sizing. Responsible for corporate alarm management reviews, process control network reviews, arc flash surveys, project management, and technical reviews for facility engineering projects. Successfully managed $200,000 radio upgrade project, line pressure transmitter project and casing/tubing projects in ETX ahead of schedule and under budget. Successfully managed $921,000 project on Magnolia which included Honeywell Experion upgrade to R410.6, Tendon Tension Monitoring System, Solar Turbines HMI upgrade and ABB TotalFlow computer upgrade. Troubleshot and maintained Experion servers, Fugro server, TTMS server, Down Hole pressure and temperature server, and Field device management server. Programmed, troubleshot and maintained programmable logic controllers such as Allen-Bradley RSLogix 5, 500, 5000, Honeywell C200, C300 and FSC controllers. Perform maintenance and troubleshoot Honeywell Experion R410.6 HMIs, ControlLogix interface software, Modbus interfaces, Symantec Antivirus, and Acronis Emergency Backup and Recovery software.

2005-2014 BPXA Alaska

Process Automation Computer Specialist

Single point of contact for PAC technical issues on the East Operating Area for 6 years, and managed the West Operating Area as an A-tech for 3 years (interim lead of both WOA and EOA for up to a week at a time over the period). Troubleshot and maintained all equipment associated with SCADA and DCS; including, but not limited to, DEC ALPHA, DEC VAX4000, MODCOMP 9250 SCADA, Ferannti CCI, Aspentec Setcim, Aspentec IP21, Bailey (ABB) Controls and hardware, Honeywell RTU’s, TRW2000 RTU, Unison redundant PCM’s, Allen Bradley 5, 500, Logix 5000 PLC’s, Modicon PLC’s 984 200 I/O, Fisher Provox System (SR90 controllers), Siemens and Moore PLC’s, TCP/IP protocol, DH+ and Control Net communications. Programmed, troubleshot and maintained programmable logic controllers such as Allen-Bradley RSLogix 5, 500, 5000 and also GE 90/70, 90/30, RX3i. Performed maintenance and troubleshoot WonderWare HMIs, ControlLogix interface software and LM90 software.

2001-2005 BP GOM Horn Mountain Project - Houston, TX

Lead I&E Tech

Pre-commission review process, which included P&IDs, Safe Charts, Solar Turbine Compressor and Generator Drawings and customer acceptance tests. Reviewed ballast system controls and implemented change as necessary. Included work on diesel transfer systems from hull to topsides. Commissioning in Ingleside, TX, which included solar power generators, solar compressors, utility systems and process systems. Commissioned startup of Solar Turbine power generators, gas compressors and associated production equipment. Troubleshot and maintained 4160V, 480V, 110V and 24V power and controls. Program, troubleshot and maintained programmable logic controllers such as Allen-Bradley RSLogix 5, 500, 5000 and also GE 90/70. Performed maintenance and troubleshot WonderWare HMI’s and ControlLogix interface software.

2000-2001 GE Power Systems - Houston, TX

Field Service Rep/ Tech N Box

Power generation startup of 13.8 kV to 4160 V units in Italy, London and Paris. Installed and commissioned Aero-derivative and Light Industrial turbine generator packages that include GE LM2500, LM6000 and PGT-10 Nuovo Pignone Gas Turbines. Troubleshot PLC problems including GE9070, GE Mark VI, Bentley Nevada vibration systems and WonderWare HMI software with Ethernet communications software.

1999-2000 ANR Pipeline Company - Delhi, LA

Lead Control Tech

Troubleshot and maintained all equipment associated with a natural gas compressor station. Two GE Frame 3 turbines, six Clark TLA6 reciprocating engines with Bristol Babcock PLCs. Responsible for the testing of all safety devices including but Rosemount 1151 smart transmitters, pressure switches, solenoid valves, Bentley Nevada vibration systems and Hardy vibration systems. Maintained 480v power generation unit and motor controls including 110VAC and 24vDC. Troubleshot and maintained high speed data communications for engines between compressor station, central CPU, and gas control in Detroit, MI. Responsible for computer and hardware upgrades to computer systems between three compressor stations.

1995-1999 Solar Turbines - Lafayette, LA

Field Service Representative

Power generation startups of 13.8 kV and 4160 V in New Zealand, Italy, London and Paris. Gas compressor commissioning in Australia, New Zealand and Nigeria. Troubleshot and maintained all product lines including natural gas compressor and power generation units. Products consisted of Saturn, Centaur, Taurus and Mars engines with single compressors to triple body tandem compressors and hot end drive and cold end drive generator sets from 480 VAC, 4160 VAC and 13.8 kVAC. Control systems responsible for were relay logic sets with Continental Controls, Allen Bradley 5/25 processors, Allen Bradley HMI, Bentley Nevada vibration systems, and Petrotech surge control systems.

Software and

Training: Allen-Bradley RSLogix 5, 500, 5000

Honeywell C200 and FSC controllers

Honeywell Experion R410.6 HMI

ControlLogix Interface

Modbus interfaces

Symantec Antivirus

Acronis Emergency Backup and Recovery

GE 90/70, 90/30, RX3i

WonderWare HMI

ControlLogix Interface

LM90



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