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Mechanical Engineer Project Manager

Location:
Houston, Texas, United States
Salary:
Negotiable
Posted:
August 21, 2018

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CRISTHIAN RODRIGUEZ

***** ****** ***** **.

Fulshear, Texas, 77441,

+1-713-***-****

ac6q8z@r.postjobfree.com

U.S Citizen

SUMMARY

A Senior Mechanical Engineer with expertise in design, spec, mechanical equipment, and chemical injection skids. Knowledge of standards and requirements for process/mechanical equipment in accordance with American Industry Standards (ASME Codes; section VIII, Div. I, II, and section IX, TEMA, API 650). Broad knowledge of: process/mechanical equipment and storage tanks API 650 and internal floating roof tank (IFRT)) fabrication. Focused on all aspects of the life cycle of equipment assuring evaluation and standardization of equipment specifications were optimal. Contributed to the management of change procedure, along with participation in HAZOPs, What if Analysis, and Risk Assessments. Multi-task across one or more projects at any one time. Recognized timescale issues, and developed and implemented corrective actions to ensure deadlines were met. Executed FEED (front-end engineering design) studies and preparation, ITB (invitation to bid) check estimate preparation, LSTK (lump sum turnkey) and tender package preparations. In addition, executed in a safe, efficient, cost effective and timely manner. Proven record of accomplishment in Oil & Gas, Refinery, Pipeline and Petrochemical Industries. Both Onshore and Offshore. Have thorough experience with major manufacturing processes including welding, assembly techniques, Inspection, and transportation, within a low / medium volume-manufacturing environment. Participated in teams coordinating and executing turnarounds, shutdowns and startups. Demonstrated the ability to develop and implement complex projects, integrate acquisitions into ongoing operations, and build multidisciplinary teams focused on the delivery of positive bottom line results.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Sr Mechanical Engineer I PM –SAUDI ARAMCO, DHAHRAN, SAUDI ARABIA 2016 – 09/2017

Project Management Team East West Pipeline Projects Department (EWPPD) Master Gas Program Phase I/II.

Responsible for developing projects (design, construction) for East West Pipeline Projects Department (EWPPD), Midstream business through FEED, EPC, Commissioning and Start Up phases.

Managing team staff of over 200 (annual overhead budget of 1 billon).

Project manager on various projects over $5 billon including: pipeline installed East to West & North 2500 km of piping in Ø 56”, 48", 30" 36”, 20" 16" and 12", two (02) booster gas compressors station Phase I/II, facilities, onshore.

Have planned and implemented safety strategies to control EPC contractor’s safety statics. The strategy resulted in the reduction of injuries and accidents

Sr Mechanical Engineer I PM –SAUDI ARAMCO, PETRORABIGH, SAUDI ARABIA 2013 – 2016

Project Management Team/ PRC Safety Department) Petro Rabigh Phase II JV Project (RIIPED)

Responsible for developing projects (design, construction) for Rabigh Phase II Program, Downstream & Manufacturing business through FEED, EPC, Commissioning and Start Up phases.

Managing team staff of over 250 (annual overhead budget of 1,5 billon).

Project manager on various projects over $3,5 billon including: 05 new petrochemical units, upgrade FCC and ethylene cracker, pipeline installed 300 km of piping in Ø 48", 36", 30”, 20" 16" 12”, 8” and terminals/oil tanks, facilities, onshore and fire protection systems.

Have developed construction and installation strategies that compliance with operations time frame.

PROJECT MANAGER- DOW CHEMICAL COMPANY, FREEPORT, TEXAS, USA 2010 – 2013

Project Manager Env.Tech Center, /EPC projects/ Used GPM practices (Petrochemical)

Responsible for developing projects (design, construction, revamping, turnaround and maintenance) for DOW Chemical, Env. Tech Center, Downstream & Manufacturing business through FEED, EPC, Commissioning and Start Up phases.

Managing team staff of over 45 (annual overhead budget of 65 million).

Project manager on various projects over $65 million including: pipeline installed 80 km of piping in Ø 36”, 20”, 12”, Waste Water Treatment Plan, Waste Water Pipelines, Thermal Treatment Plant, Water Systems, Potable Water Project and Fire Protection Systems.

Implemented a revamp plan which reduced project costs by 25%, and saved $1 million per project.

HALCROW, Houston, Texas 2008 - 2009

Lead Project Engineering (onshore and offshore facilities, LNG, Crude and Products)

Responsible for all Mechanical Engineering projects across the Houston office for the ‘Maritime’ business segment (onshore and offshore facilities, LNG, Crude and Oil Products). Led team 35 involved in design and construction management of structures, facilities, pipelines 300 km of piping in Ø 36”, 20”, 12”, Cryogenic Natural Gas Processing/LNG Plants and naval architecture

Including: Weaver Cove’s LNG-Massachusset, Golden Pass LNG-Texas, Ecopetrol Colombia, and Saudi Aramco-Saudi Arabia. Have Knowledge: USCG, MARAD and FERC.

Have developed permits strategies that compliance with client’s time frame.

JUST STEEL, Inc, Sarasota, Florida 2007 – 2008

Project Coordinator & Steel fabricators & Erectors

Responsible for overall projects across the Sarasota, Fl. office for the ‘residential, commercial and industrial segment. Led team 25 involved in design and construction management of structure steel. Senior Mechanical Engineer for industrial and commercial projects. Knowledge: AWS, ASME, API, NFPA, ASTM.

Have developed construction and installation strategies that compliance with client’s time frame

SERVICIOS PROYECTOS TECHNOLOGICOS, Puerto la Cruz, Anzoátegui, Venezuela 2004 – 2007

Project Manager /EPCM/Upstream/Midstream/Downstream (Oil and Gas Production)

Responsible for engineering and project operations in the Puerto la Cruz, Venezuela office for the Oil, Gas & Energy business - Upstream, Midstream and Downstream ($100m per business with overhead budget of 12 m).

Senior Mechanical Engineer on projects $500-1 million, leading team staff of 125 involved in design, construction, revamping, turnaround of onshore and offshore structures (Greenfield, Brownfield, Maintenance) including Refinery’s, Tank Farms, Facilities, Pipelines (inc Subsea), Hydro Processing, Hydrogen, Gas Processing, Sulfur and Coker units, pipeline installed 400 km of piping in Ø 42”, 36”, 20”, three (03) new manifolds with 48”, 36” & 30” valves

Clients included - Conoco-Phillips, Chevron-Texaco, PDVSA, Exxon Mobil, Veba Oil, PDVSA Joint Venture and for PDVSA oil & gas and manufacturing.

Led task force to developing standard for bidding lump sum projects which reduced bidding costs by 40% or $2 million.

PDVSA/BITOR/, Puerto la Cruz, Anzoátegui, Venezuela 2003 - 2004

Project Manager/EPCM/Upstream/Midstream/Downstream (Oil and Gas Production)

Project manager of projects across Oil & Gas (Upstream, Midstream and Downstream) leading team staff

of over 100 involved in design, construction and commissioning of onshore facilities.

Manage $80 million annual business segment with overhead budget of 10 million.

Led projects on new installs of Gas Compressors (field and plant)-startup & shutdown equipment, pipelines, tanks farms, active and passive fire protection systems and a Glycol Dehydration unit.

Developed enhanced procurement procedures that significantly improved project execution (time and cost).

PDVSA/REFINERY/, Puerto la Cruz, Anzoátegui, Venezuela 2000 - 2003

Chief of Safety

Responsible for HSE policy formulation and documentation and the promotion of a positive QHSE and compliance awareness within the company and across all company sites for PDVSA Oil & Gas Downstream & Manufacturing.

Developed active & passive fire protection systems, fire & gas detection systems, new installs facilities, pipeline installed 8 km of piping in Ø 24”, 20”, 18”,12”, 10”, 8”, two (02) new manifolds with 6 x 24” & 20” valves fire water loop.

Managed process changes that secured management commitment to safety in all operations including HAZID and HAZOP studies.

Reduced worker compensation claims and union complaints by 63% and annual savings of $3 million.

PDVSA/REFINERY/, Puerto la Cruz, Anzoátegui, Venezuela 1990 - 2000

Project Manager/EPCM/Midstream/Downstream (Oil and Gas Production)

Responsible for developing projects (design, construction, revamping, turnaround and maintenance) for PDVSA’s Oil & Gas Downstream & Manufacturing business through FEED, EPC, Commissioning and Start Up phases.

Managing team staff of over 200 (annual overhead budget of 15 million).

Project manager on various projects over $200 million including: Cryogenic Natural Gas Processing Plant, a Crude unit that processed 300000 BPD, Hydro Processing unit, Hydrogen unit, Sulfur unit, Refinery projects and terminals/oil tanks, facilities, onshore and pipeline installed 300 km of piping in Ø 42”, 36”, 20”, two (02) new manifolds with 12 x 36” & 30” valves and fire protection systems.

Implemented a revamp plan which reduced project costs by 25%, and saved $1 million per project.

Developed an innovative startup plan for a new terminal. Terminal was operational six months ahead of schedule which added 1 million barrels and $40 million in revenue.

Developed multidisciplinary project that increased storage by 2 million barrels which increased annual sales by 3.5 million barrels per week.

INDUSTRIES METALURGICAS VAN DAM, Caracas, Distrito Capital 1988 – 1990

Project Coordinator & Pressure Vessel/Storage tank/Heat exchanger design & construction

Project Coordinator (staff of 27) specializing in the design, engineering and construction of Pressure Vessels, Storage Tanks and Heat Exchangers for projects across Venezuela, Colombia, Aruba, Curacao.

Project coordinator and Senior Mechanical Engineer. Knowledge: AWS, ASME, API, NFPA, ASTM. ASME section VIII, IX, AWS, API, TEMA, ASTM, etc.

Have participated in core team to develop sale strategy to expand business and workshop capacity. The strategy result in the company made more of $5 million revenue in the first year.

EDUCATION

B.S Mechanical Engineering - Universidad Central de Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela

Diploma Fire Operation A&M College Station – College Station, Texas

Diploma Naval Study - Escuela Naval de Venezuela; Catia la Mar, Venezuela

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

2009- Present Member Society of Fire Protection Engineers #012978

2009- Present Member Society of Fire Protection Engineers Chapter Houston, TX.

1989 – Present Colegio de Ingenieros de Venezuela CIV # 59401

2000 – Present: International Association for Fire Safety, London, England #IAFSS 875

CERTIFICATED

OSHA 30 Hr. Construction Industries



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