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Electrical Engineer Manager

Stafford, Texas, United States
August 29, 2018

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Clyde Nelson Crawford Jr

Stafford, TX *****


Summary of 30 years experience:

Power Distribution, MCC’s and ETAP software

Start-up and Production support

Packaging, Automotive, and Assembly applications

Food/beverage, Dairies, Candy

Nuclear and Non-Nuclear Plant, LNG, Chemical Plants and Oil and Gas

Electrical Engineering Manager, E & I Manager, Project Manager, Maintenance Manager and Supervision of Technicians, Electrical Engineer/Designer and Controls Engineer – Controls and Automation

FEED Studies, Specification of Instruments, Loop drawings, P&ID’s, I/O details/drawings, installation/calibration and trouble shooting of Instruments, documentation and instruction to others

Programming of PLC’s, MMI configuration and SCADA systems including: A and B products from SLC SERIES to Control Logics, GE FANUC 90-70, 90-30 Series, Siemens PLC's, Texas Instruments PLC's, Westinghouse PLC, MODICON PLC, Direct Logic. DCS Foxboro, Yokoawa

MMI’s and HMI including: Review, Panelview, Panelmate, Wonderware and Factory Talk.

Drives including Emerson, ABB, AB

AutoCad,OrCad, DOORS, CAN and Microsoft software

(Devicenet, Controlnet, Ethernet and Profibus, Intools and Smart Plant 3 D

Was in charge of Projects from a few thousand dollars to 140 million dollars.

Up to date TWIC


URS Corporation Stafford, Tx Electrical Engineer SME 10/17 to Present

Working on a retainer doing specification of equipment, documentation, drawings both new and add on’s and other work from home.

WIPP (URS) Carlsbad, NM Sr Electrical Engineer SME 04/14 to 10/16

Was employed by URS as a Subject Mater Expert Electrical Engineer to the Engineering Department at WIPP. My main responsibility included retrofitting, specification, scope of work, procedures, design, documentation and architecture of electrical equipment used in a new Interim Ventilation System (IVS). The IVS supplied fresh air for all personnel working in the mine. Some of the electrical equipment consist of the following: SEL relays and Ion Power Monitoring Meters for used in Switch Gear, ABB 500kVA Transformers, Eaton MCC’s, ABB 550 VFD’s, AB 1756,1715 redundancy safety rated PLC’s and Rosemont Instrumentation. All equipment was SIL 2 rated where required. I also attended all FAT’s, held design meetings and instructed other WIPP personal. I was reasonable for testing, start-up and operations of IVS. Contract ended due to lack of funding from DOE.

Caterpillar CPGS Group, Houston, Tx Sr Electrical Engineer 03/13 to 01/14

Working on contract as a Sr Electrical Engineer in charge of a 65MW Power Plant Project for a Company in Alberta, Canada. Selected the Vendors to provide and approved all Med Voltage, PCR, Controls, Instrumentation and Automation used on the Project. This included site visits to both Canada and Germany. Contract will expire Jan. 2014

Tellepsen Engineering Pasadena, Tx Sr Electrical Engineer 10/12 to 02/13

Working on a contract to perm position as a Lead Electrical Engineer in charge of E/I work pertaining to mid stream oil/gas operations including wireless Projects

APPLIED CONSULTANTS,INC RICHARDSON, TX Sr Consultant (Electrical Engineer) 07/12 to 10/12

Worked as a Lead/Sr E/I Engineer for a small Engineering Firm dealing most with mid-stream oil/gas projects and wireless tank farms. Setting up Company Electrical Standards and procedures. Company was very small and could provide enough work to afford a Sr Electrical Engineer on the pay roll. This was a contract position.

WESTERN REFINERY GALLUP,NM Lead Project Engineer 04/12 to 07/12 (SWDS Houston)

Was in charge of Feed studied needed for upcoming shut down. Work consist of meeting with Management of Company, Staff, Engineers and E/I personal. Provided information to various vendors and upcoming work schedule in Microsoft Project. Was informed that Contract would expire 1st of July. This was a contract position.

JACOBS ENGINEERING BATON ROUGE,LA Project Manager 02/12 to 04/12

Expertise was needed due to over load of Electrical Projects .Attended meetings with Engineering Staff, Clients and other Team Members. Outlined work to be completed, time frame, budget and other outside contractors that would be used to complete the Projects. Wrote SOP and other Engineering Documentation. This was a Contract position during Project overload.

PROJECT DESIGN GROUP Mobile, AL E/I Manager 09/11 to 02/12

PDG does work in the Oil/Gas, Paper Mills, Chemical Plants and other fields. PDG is a small full service Engineering Company. I am responsible for all E/I work with a staff of 2 Electrical Engineers and 4 Electrical Designers. Work consist of Project Management, devolvement of a E/I Staff, Team meetings and working with Clients. This was a contract position in which my expertise was need due to new Projects.

ASCEND MATERIALS Decatur, AL Lead Instrumentation Engineer 04/11 to 08/11

Contractor implementing front end engineering for major expansion of a large Chemical Plant. Duties consist

of developing Instrument list, Loop diagrams, I/O list, SOW, Estimation of cost and walk down of area. Implement and help to instruct a new Delta V system with Charms and SIS replacing an old Fisher Profox DCS. Conduct meetings with Plant personnel and other team members. Contract was completed .

SELF-EMPLOYED Tulsa, OK Electrical Contracting 03/09 to 03/11

Electrical Contracting using AutoCAD for design of Power Distribution, MCC’s, Control Panel Layout, BOM,

Electrical Control drawings, I/O Layout. Work was done on a Contract.

MATRIX SERVICE COMPANY Tulsa, OK SR Electrical Engineer Manager 07/08 to 02/09

Was hired by Matrix as full time Senior Electrical Engineer after completing a project at the LNG

Plant in Port Arthur, TX. My duties at the Corporate Office were to be the only source for company wide

electrical and instrumentation referring to any and all Projects that required my knowledge. While at Matrix, I developed numbering and file system for all electrical projects, wrote electrical standards and SOP’s . Returned to Port Arthur and supervised the electrical repairs caused by IKE. Matrix could not break into the Electrical Engineering field and I was laid off.

TRILLIUM CONSTRUCTION (Matrix Service Company) Port Arthur, TX E/I Manager 11/07 to 06/08

I was a contractor to Matrix Service Company as an E/I Electrical Engineering Manager.

Responsibilities included all E/I design, installation, calibration, walk down and turn over to Client three Tanks. Tanks had the capacity of 2.6 Bcf/d. Supervised two Field Engineers other sub-contractors along with sixty-two Electrical and twenty-five personnel under my direction. Served as the only Electrical Engineer on Staff for Matrix. Attended Staff meetings, Conducted E/I Construction meetings and Client meetings. Provided documentation concerning all E/I material used during construction to Client. Followed all DOE, NEC, ISA, IEEE and other Federal Codes on this Project. Contract completed and hired by Matrix

AMEC COMPANY Phoenix, AZ Electrical Engineer 01/07 to 11/07


Assist in Design, Development and Drawings to include single line, Electrical wiring and diagrams, cable tray drawings, cable schedules from MCC to Equipment including Controls. Demo of Equipment and Installation to increase capacity by 30 percent. Served as Electrical Engineer to assess existing overhead power distribution system in Ajo, Arizona (3000 homes). Prepared plans for new overhead Electrical Distribution Design including distribution system, power substation, transmission line relocations, and power systems. Field assessment of new power. E & I Engineer for assessment, scoping, and detailed design of components for re-starting a mining copper concentrator. Contract position.



Responsibilities included the estimates and direct cost of all Instrumentation, Control and Electrical Equipment used in Offshore Oil and Gas production, Onshore Processing, LNG liquefaction and Terminals, Gas to Liquids, Refining, Chemicals and Petrochemicals Industries. The location of Junction Boxes and other such equipment use for connection of I/C connections within the Plants. Preparing Manuals with all information concerning the Estimates and detail outline of how Estimate was arrived. Was asked by Client to review all Power, Controls, PID’s and Instrumentation for LNG in Skikda, Algeria. The review was done at KBR downtown Houston, Texas. Training and instructing others in Estimating Department and being a Technical Resources for Department due to Technical Expertise and Experience in I/C Power Engineering. Contract position.



Maverick Technologies Albuquerque, NM Lead Project Engineer

Delta Brands, Inc Irving, TX Sr Electrical Engineer

Duos Technologies, Inc Ocean Power Technologies, Inc Pennington, NJ, Sr Electrical Engineer

Shaw E and I Aiken, SC LEAD SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT ENGINEER 03/2003 to 01/2005

Working for DUKE, COGEMA, STONE AND WEBSTER as a Functional Analysis in the Software Development Group responsible for the translation of software to meet Standards required by DOE and NCR.

Responsible for development of logical sequence of software to be programmed by others in my group and assigned equipment from conception to finished product. Other duties consist of Reviewing of translation of Documents from French to English to insure that the documents meet US Standards. Reduction in forces due to Government Contract.



International Truck and Engine Corp Ft Wayne IN Electrical Engineer

Blueberry Hill Foods El Paso, TX Sr Plant Electrical Engineer

Raytheon TSS Company Atlanta, GA Electrical Engineer (FAA)

Think Resources, Inc Atlanta, GA Electrical Engineer (Lucent Technologies)

Think Resources, Inc Atlanta, GA Electrical Engineer (Kimberly-Clark)

Air Products and Chemicals Co Allentown, PA Electrical Engineer.

Merck Medco Las Vegas, NV Controls Engineer

J & M Laboratories Dawsonville, GA Controls Design Engineer/PLC Programmer


Designed hardwiring systems, control panels, and all drawings for such systems. Programming/troubleshooting using AB 6200, APS, Top Doc Software. Provided technical instructions to Plant Engineering and Maintenance personnel, start-up assistance and modifying software/hardware as needed to General Motors specifications. Provided classroom instruction to GM personnel and wrote technical manuals for all concerned. Company no longer in business.


On-site Engineer during the construction and start-up for process and associated equipment used in the Food/Beverage Industries including Hot-Fill Process. Provided technical advice to plant management and construction personnel. Other duties included the designing of all electric utilities, control drawings, and specification of equipment including instrumentation with calibration. During plant start-up, provided classroom training to plant personnel and engineering/technical skills that were required to have a successful start-up. Company had reduction in personnel.



Nordson Corporation, Inc Norcross, GA Electrical Consultant (R & D Department)

Rogers Engineering/Technical Services, Inc Roswell, GA Project/E & I Engineer

(Procter & Gamble Food/Beverage Division)

Bergman USA, Inc Atlanta, GA Electrical Supervisor


PLANT MANAGER 08/85 to 01/87-Reduction in force.


MANAGER 03/83 to 08/85-Company changed ownership.


Steward University Atlanta, GA BSEE

Tennessee Institute of Electronics. Diploma in Electronics (1 year course)

Dekalb and Gwinnett County Community Colleges. Continuing courses in Electronics and PLC's

Allen-Bradley Company. Diploma--PLC courses

Micromotion Inc Factory School. Diploma in Instrumentation (2 week course)

Anderson Instrument Company Factory School. Diploma in Instrumentation (2 week course)

Training classes from DOE included 10CFR50 App B, Safety in Design, SIS and many others.

Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineer and Instrument Society of America

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