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Power Plant Engineer

Tamil Nadu, 625020, India
May 17, 2018

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Paramesh Palanichamy

Mechanical Operations and Maintenance Engineer

Plot no – 461, Anna Nagar, Madurai Tamil Nadu, India -625020.

Home: ****-452-***-**** Cell: 009**-*****-****/0091-99659-90221

Professional Summary

Resourceful and seasoned Mechanical Operations and Maintenance Engineer with strong industry experience and efficiency. High ability to work effectively as team member or independently. Excellent record of successfully completing multiple simultaneous projects.

Core Qualifications

Good industrial Mechanical Operation and Maintenance Engineering experience.

Strong expertise in mechanical equipment installation test and Servicing of Complex machinery.

Extensive expertise with mechanical systems including Generators, Engines, Compressors, Purifiers, high pressure and Fuel oil pumps, Heavy oil pumps, Lube oil pumps, Fire fighting Pumps, Fire Fighting Equipments and other similar Equipments.

High skills in Service and Maintenance Report maintenance and planning of scheduled service.

Sound familiarity with fittings valves pumps and in-line components.

Thorough knowledge of OSHA regulations and mechanical Equipments.

Project Experience

Mechanical Engineer- Operations and Maintenance Engineer after sales, training

Services 13/10/2013 - Present

1>LE 320 Livingston Jack up barges (2015–Ongoing)

MAN Engines 9L21(3*1.78MW).

SDT Emergency Generator (484KW) with MTU diesel Engine (12V2000P82).

Garbarino pumps, Desmi pumps and other Branded pumps for the systems.

CAT 1103A-33 Generators (2*27KW) – For RAM Cranes.

2>Sagar Samrat conversion project(2015-Ongoing)

Caterpillar engine model-3306.

3>NDC RIAP- AL YASAD. Drilling RIG (Abu dhabi) (2014-2015)

Caterpillar Engines Model: 3516HTB (4 x 1.525Kw).

GATES HPU - Skidding system Model: EPV-100L-2E37K-2DVP77L-215B.

Lifeboats testing and commissioning.

Leg well system, Oily Water Separators, Purifiers, Compressors, Jacking system.

Living Quarters system and other sub system.

4>Rumailah for Gulf drilling company, Qatar, Doha (2013-2014)

Wartsila Engines Model: 6L26 (4 x 1.94MW).

Cummins Emergency Generator (VTA28).

Azimuth Thrusters (Wartsila, Model: FS250, 3nos).

Tunnel Thrusters (Wartsila, Model: FT-175M-18, 1nos).

Starting Air Compressors (J.A.Becher & shone, Model SV1000/40,2nos).

Service Air Compressor (KAESAR Model: ASD-47).

Alfa Laval Separator (Fuel Model: P626 (2nos), Lube oil Model: P6152 (2nos).

Hydrophore Pressure Set.

Oily water separators (POSIDONE EVO 5, Model: PE 5.0).

Leg jetting pumps (NOV Pump, Model No: BD 120 LC).

Oil Transfer Pump (IMO Pump Model: ACG 052K7 NTBP (2nos)).

Sea Water Cooling Pumps (POMPE GARBARINO, model: MU-150 - 400 LE (3nos).

Units also with piping line commissioning of various systems and other pumps and rotating equipments related to the barge.

Conducted Installation of Equipments and pumps as per process standards.

Directed mechanical equipment purchases as per Design required.

Conduct material receiving inspection.

Taking care of Preservation activity.

Ensured that all performed work adhered to factory and local safety codes.

Presented project scope proposals and contracts to appropriate vendors.

Oversaw mechanical facility designs for layout plant utilities and equipment arrangement.

Reviewed all project scope for submission to management.

Connecting Quality Control, Class, Client and Vendor.

Inspect and maintain Fat Reports.

Coordinate installation of the product and the other Departments..

Following with Quality teams for RFI.

Interact with other domain Engineers for tie-up and handover.

Conducting fire fighting drills and educating team and Employees about safety.

Support Commissioning Activities.

Mechanical Operations and Maintenance Engineer

18/02/2009 – 12/10/2013

Covanta Madurai Operating Private Limited (110 MW Diesel Power Plant),

Madurai, Tamil nadu, India

A Diesel power plant - 106 MW of Wartsila Engine (7 X 15.143MW. Model: 18V46). 2000, 24000, 36000 & 48000 hrs Major Overhauling

It also acquired operational and overhauling of Alfa Laval separators for HFO Centrifugal type FOPX (FOPX614TFD-24) and lube oil LOPX (LOPX710SFD-34).

I have contribute myself in all types of Minor and Major overhauling in the plant .

Pumps, Compressors(of starting air compressors (SPERRE - HL2/160 & MAKE: INGERSOLL RAND - 15T2.), 500 and 2000Hrs overhauling

Boilers, AHU, Cooling Tower, Strainers.etc

Install new and overhauled Equipments (Pumps, motors, Generators, Engines and Purifiers etc).

Prepared equipment as per contracts Requirements.

Conducting Engine Performance tests,

Perform Engine running operation as per client requirement and load requirement.

Also Perform Breakdown maintenance activity.

Checking all critical parameters and safety trips and alarms are working properly.

Conducted preventive maintenance or scheduled Maintenance on all systems.

Collaborated with teams in New Equipments installation.

Created single-line diagrams for all systems and all new modification.

Handle a team and train them and work as a group.

Train Clients, Vendors about safety standards and things to be followed during an Emergency.

Conducting fire fighting drills and educating team and Employees about safety.

Intermediate checking of fire pumps and testing them periodically.

Follow 5s program to maintain clean and safe working atmosphere.

Mechanical Operations and Maintenance Engineer

28/08/2007 – 27/01/2009

Energy Group India LTD – Chennai

Empee Distilleries Power Division – Aranthangi – Tamilnadu (Bio-mass power plant 10 MW.

In Ramco Cements Thermal Plant – Pennadam – Tamilnadu (AFBC boiler power plant 36 MW

Maintenance & Trouble shooting of Thermal boilers maintenance, L.O Separators, Compressors, conveyors, prestidigitator, Pumps and motors etc.

Operation and maintenance of RO water treatment plant and Compressors.

Perform Periodical inspection for Equipments and maintaining Log for all equipments.

Follow scheduled maintenance without disturbing day to day activity

Manage a team of highly skilled technicians and work along as a team,

Preparing and educating the team on day to day activity and train them to work safe as per industrial standards.

Conduct safety briefing for client, vendors, suppliers and workers for safety standards to be followed within the plant or steps to be followed during an Emergency.

Conducting fire fighting drills and educating team and Employees about safety.

Intermediate checking of fire pumps and testing them periodically.

Created single-line diagrams for all systems and all new modification.

In Plant Training:

In Tamilnadu Chemical Product Limited (T.C.P.L) Chennai (Power Plant (Coal)) for a time period of 14/05/2002 to 27/05/2002

In Tuticorin Thermal Power Station (T.T.P.S)-Tuticorin for a period of 16/05/2003 to 23/05/2003.

In Ford India Pvt Limited, Chennai for a period of 17/05/04 to 28/05/04.


Bachelor's Degree - Mechanical Engineering


Raja College of Engineering and Technology, Anna University

Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Computer Skills


Personal Details

Father’s Name : P.Palanichamy B.E., M.B.A.,

Language Known : English, Tamil and Hindi.

Passport number : Z3108297

TBOSIET Number : 0058550126061445041 - Valid till 25-July-2018

UAE Driving license : 2170745 - Valid till 25-May-2024

I hereby declare that the above furnished details are true to the best of my knowledge.

Date: 02-FEB-2018 Place: India

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