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Engineer Piping

Location:
Marietta, Georgia, United States
Posted:
June 13, 2018

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WILLIAM “BILL“ RISINGER, JR.

Marietta, GA

(Cell: 678-***-****)

ac5u6d@r.postjobfree.com

QUALIFICATIONS

Over 35 years experience as a PIPING DESIGNER, CHECKER, SQUAD LEADER, and FIELD ENGINEER Solid experience includes both in-office and on-site field work in various US locations and foreign assignments in Panama, Venezuela, Virgin Islands and Chile. I am self-motivated and promote a friendly and professional working environment. I am reliable, dedicated employee with excellent leadership skills.

Experienced in all phases of Piping Design Projects, from Plant Equipment Layout through production

And issuing of Piping Drawings, Isometrics and Detail Drawings used for fabrication and construction.

Developed and corrected P&IDs (Process and instrumentation Diagrams)

Created material lists and assisted in purchase of material and equipment.

Prescribed various piping standards compatible with ANSI (American National Standards Institute)

Familiar with NFPA (National Fire Protection Association Institute) code and OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Association)

Designed Civil/Structural drawings for pipe support foundations and drawings for support steel, pipe hangers and various platforms.

Produced mechanical drawings for ducts, chutes and ramps.

Supplied piping spool drawings and details for fabricator shop, and hands-on assisted in shop fabrication and installation of piping assemblies in field, including hydro test.

Industry and equipment experience includes work on gas/oil and coal fired electrical generation, Bio-Mass steam boilers and high pressure/temperature alloy piping, fuel oil conversions, heaters, exchangers, condensers, incinerators, enclosed pressure relief/flare systems, scrubbers, catalytic crackers, reactors, pump stations, turbines, compressors, refrigerant units and cryogenic piping, steam tracing, lube oil systems, rail/truck and ship loading/unloading facilities, offshore docks, tank farms and vessels, chemical injection skids, cooling towers, firewater facilities (retaining ponds, firewater pumps, jockey pumps. deluge and firewater sprinkler distribution systems) pneumatic solids handling systems, conveyors, waste water and sewer systems.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

PIPING DESIGNER, CHECKER

Sheppard Engineering Inc., Alpharetta, GA, Sept. 2014- Feb. 15,2018

Designed reactor piping

Rail loading/unloading racks and platforms

Storage tanks, exchangers, structural drawings, pipe supports, and pump installations

PIPING CHECKER

Spectraforce Inc., Contracted into The Southern Co., Birmingham, AL, Oct. 2011-Sept.2014

Checked P&IDs,

Checked piping drawings using Navisworks

Checked GA’s, safety shower arrangements, pipe supports.

PIPING DESIGNER

American Process, Inc., at job site, Thomaston, GA Jan. 2010- Mar. 2010

Designed experimental “Bio-Fuel” plant, converting cellulose materials to ethanol for mixing with gasoline

Provided Isometric drawings for fabrication.

Providing and checking punch list for commissioning of plant

PIPING DESIGNER, CHECKER

McBurney Inc. Norcross, GA. Oct. 2007-Feb, 2009

Designed “Bio-Mass” (Green Energy) steam boiler plants

Designed and drafted pipe supports for high pressure/hot pipe, equipment layout, and P&ID design and review.

Produced isometric drawings, including detailed material list and significantly increased accuracy for all piping and isometric drawings before issuing for construction.

Used Navisworks and coordinated piping with other design disciplines

PIPING DESIGNER, CHECKER

The Harris Group. Atlanta GA. Aug. 2007-Oct, 2007

Relocated/revamped Ammonia Nitrate Plant; utilized field notes/sketches and existing drawings

Implemented Quality Check List for piping drawings to minimize mistakes during fabrication and installation

PIPING DESIGNER, CHECKER, EXPEDITER, ORDER MATERIALS, SUPERVISE PIPING FABRICATION/INSTALLATION, FIELD ENGINEER

TOTAL Petro Chemicals, HDPE Plant, Houston, TX, May 2003-Aug.2007.

Multitasking: The only piping design personnel in the plant

Identified and selected subcontractors for Electrical, Instrumentation, Structural, Scaffolding, Painting, Insulation, Rigging and various crafts

Supervised and witnessed hydro tests

Provided drawings and supervised installation of pipe hangers/shoes/anchors

Responsible for refrigerant unit, cryogenic piping

PIPING DESIGNER, CHECKER, FIELD ENGINEER

BAYER CORP. Baytown, TX., Aug. 2002-Mar.2003

Revamped for TDI Unit and plant shut-down

PIPING DESIGNER, CHECKER, FIELD ENGINEER

Marathon Refinery, Catlettsburg, KY, Feb. 2002-July.2002

Responsible for equipment layout for new Distillation Unit: towers, pumps, exchangers, pipe rack, condensers and related equipment and field routed pipe

PIPING DESIGNER, CHECKER, FIELD ENGINEER

Bayer Corp., Baytown, TX, May 2001-Feb. 2002

Designed BPA storage facilities and phosgene gas generating, using chemical resistant lined pipe

PIPING DESIGNER, CHECKER, FIELD ENGINEER

Jacob Engineering, GE Plastic Plant, Burkeville, AL, Apr. 2000-Apr.2001

Designed new brine treatment, chlorine, phosgene, carbon monoxide generation, pneumatic handling and utilities

Certified for use of SCBA gear, “self-contained breathing apparatus” for toxic gas or hazardous environment in buildings and enclosures

PIPING DESIGNER, CHECKER

S&B Engineering, Houston, TX, Sept. 1999-Mar. 2000

Designed BPA storage facilities and phosgene gas generating, using chemical resistant lined pipe

PIPING DESIGNER, CHECKER, FIELD ENGINEER,SQUAD LEADER

Kvaerner Inc., Houston, TX, Sept. 1986-Mar. 1999

Extended experience related with chemical plants and refineries

Quality checked drawings for accuracy

EDUCATION

University of Houston; 35 hours engineering, including drafting

COMPUTER EXPERIENCE

AutoCAD 2D Release 2018, Mech-Q (piping and structural steel software)

Navisworks

AutoPlant

REFERENCES

Lee Teyler, Electrical/Instrumention Designer, cell: 404-***-****, ac5u6d@r.postjobfree.com

Bob Hazelbaker, Senior Piping Designer, cell: 404-***-****, ac5u6d@r.postjobfree.com

Preston Sheppard, President Sheppard Engineering, cell: 678-***-****, ac5u6d@r.postjobfree.com



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