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Engineer Chemical Engineering

Houston, Texas, United States
August 15, 2018

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Summary of Qualifications & Experience

• Solutions-driven and hardworking Chemical Engineer with a Master’s in Chemical Engineering and more than 6 years of executing and engineering global oil & gas projects and Petrochemical Plants for operating companies and EPC contractors in the USA and the Middle East.

• Extensive knowledge of polymer structure-property relationship, concepts, and applications of chemical and polymer engineering.

• Comprehensive knowledge of polymer characterization, fabrication processes, and product validation process.

• Skilled in handling multiple tasks with strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

• . Process design and operation of offshore downstream oil facilities, pipeline, refining, Gas Processing (Gas Sweetening Refinery, Ethylene Cracking Plant,) and chemical/petrochemical facilities as well as utilities e.g.

• The conceptual study, Basic design, FEED, Detailed design, Revamping, Pre-commissioning, Commissioning & Startup, Air flashing and Blowing, Leak Test, Steam Out and Oil Flashing.

• Proficient in international oil and Gas codes and standards, such as API 610, API 686, API 661, API 671, ASME RTP-1, API 520 and API 521.

• Engineering Document Preparing, System and Subsystem Definition. Cause & effect check.

• Develops PFDs, Process Simulations, Heat and Material Balances, process data sheets, Equipment Sizing, and P&IDs in support of proposals, EPC activities.

• Performs process improvement studies, performance optimization, and economic evaluations, Reviews and evaluates vendor quotations

Specific Experience

Thorpe Maintenance and Engineering, Houston, Texas (Oct, 2017 –June 26, 2018) Piping Designer and Quality Engineer,

NRG Renewal Distribution Piping Project

Worked with international oil and Gas codes and standards, such as API 610, API 686, API 661, API 671, ASME RTP-1, API 520 and API 521.

• Studied PFD, BFD, P&ID.

• Performed calculation checking and vendor drawing reviews

• Conceived, designed, and installed small and medium size capital projects.

• Drive improvements, process optimizations, and process controls to improve product quality, yields, energy, and other costs.

• Checked design model, orthographic and isometrics drawings

• Developed piping isometric drawings of pipe rack

• Created a piping plan, section, and detailed drawings

• Produced vessel drawings using AutoCAD

• Checked piping isometrics per P&ID and specifications Schutz Container Systems Pasadena TX, Texas – (June, 2016 – Oct, 2017) Production Engineer, Provided leadership for the reconditioning personnel in areas of safety, quality and production rates.

• Followed Company procedures on chemical compatibility when organizing totes.

• Utilized industry best practices for neutralizing residues.

• Solved average complexity plant problems

• Supported with troubleshooting and technology improvements

• Troubleshoot minor equipment problems within the reconditioning department.

• Followed Hazards Materials Communication procedures

• Collaborated with different teams from various part of the organization

• Managed all production stations to fill customer order requirements with actual production. Behnam Soleymani

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• Provided technical support to sustain or improve profitability

• Participated in the development and improvement of operations budgets (fixed and variable costs) to enable safe and profitable operation.

Projects development and solution company (PDSCO) (Bandar Abbas)– (Mar, 2015–Mar, 2016 Process Engineer,

Bandar Abbas Refinery Gasoline Production Increase Project

served as a Chemical Process Engineer for PDSCO in a large-scale, EPC contract project to increase production at Bandar Abbas, one of the biggest oil refinery in the Middle East with a refining capacity of 300,000 bpd for Bandar Abbas.

• Helped to increase the capacity of production about 6 million liters of gasoline per day.

• Improved the quality of oil refineries to produce 7.9 million liters per day.

• Involved in the construction of new units including Oil refining, refined Heavy Naphtha, Light Naphtha Treatment(LNT), Catalytic Conversion, Isomerization, Sour Water Treatment (SWT), Amines, Sulfur Recovery (SRU), storage tanks and ancillary facilities and services.

• Defined optimal process operation including documentation of operating procedures.

• Optimized plant operations to improve safety, quality, and productivity while lowering cost. Conduct reviews of process operations to identify opportunities.

• Troubleshoot and resolve long-term manufacturing problems that impede quality and cost- effectiveness.

• Develop, improve, and implement production/processing methods that positively impact cost, quality, and safety objectives.

• Assisted with the development and administering of training on new and existing equipment and products for manufacturing personnel to ensure product/process consistency.

• Participated in Process Hazard Analysis studies, action item follow-up, and Startup Safety Reviews

Dorriz Engineering Company (Assalouyeh-Bousher) Mar, 2011- Mar, 2015 Chemical Process Engineer

South Pars Gas Field Development Phases 17&18 Project

Served as a Chemical Engineer for Dorriz Engineering Company the Field Development Phases 17&18 offshore facilities Project Including Ethylene Plant and Gas plant.

Engineered solutions to aid in the production of 50 million cubic meters of gas, 80 barrels of gas condensate and 400 tons of sulfur and annual production of 1 million tons of Ethane and 1.05 million tons of liquefied petroleum gas (Propane, Butane, Ethylene and Olefin).

Provided leadership in field work by checking installations and problem solving activities.

Performed in Pre Commissioning, Commissioning and Start up, Ethylene plant and Gas Refinery.

Interacted with other departments and suppliers to obtain pertinent information.

Collected and prepares data/information, performs detailed engineering calculations, and writes formal engineering/technical reports.

Developed technical specifications & data sheets, performs technical evaluation of bids, and recommends best value design which meets client requirements for operability, reliability, maintainability and safety.


Master of Science in Chemical Engineering, Azad University of Shahrood, Iran, 2014.

Bachelor of Chemical Engineering, Azad University of Gachsaran, Iran, 2010. Software Skills

Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), AutoCAD

Proficient with process software like Aspen Plus, Aspen Hysys, Hysys

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