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Power Plant Engineer

November 17, 2018

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Contact No.: +919*********: Kuwait no:+965********

Skype ID: ragavradha1

Seeking assignments in Operations & Maintenance and Commissioning with an organisation of repute preferably in Upstream Onshore & Offshore Oil & Gas sector.


A competent professional with over 12+ years of experience in:

Maintenance & Commissioning System & Instrument Maintenance Team Leadership

Project Engineering training &Testing-SAT & FAT Coordination

Gathered fair understanding in Design, Installation, Commissioning & Maintenance activities involving resource planning, in-process inspection, team building and co-ordination with internal / external departments.

Providing hands-on training to Site Production Engineer and Instrument Technicians for the Yokogawa DCS & ESD and Siemens PLC;

I have Ravva Offshore oil processing platform experience for 5 years. Remaining 4 years in Onshore oil processing terminal and well pad..

Knowledge of managing maintenance of various Electrical & Instrumentation equipment for reducing downtime and enhancing operational effectiveness of equipment

Sound knowledge of reading, preparing and reviewing cable route, cable schedules, I/O list, instruments loop drawing, Data sheet, hook-up drawing and causes & effect drawing.

Well versed with the Permit to Work (PTW) system and the Statutory Health & Safety procedures

Successfully completed and On-going Commissioning & Maintenance Upstream and Downstream Project:

oAishwariya Field Oil Processing Terminal & Well pad.

oKNPC-Clean fuel project

oRaageshwari Gas Terminal & Well pad

oBhagyam Oil Field Well pad.

oMangala Oil Processing Terminal.

oMangala Central Polymer Facility.

oDCW Chemical Limited Plant.

oRAVVA offshore oil Processing Platform.

A keen executor with exposure in coordinating entire operations with key focus on top line & bottom line profitability by ensuring optimal utilization of resources

Possess strong communication, decision making and problem solving skill

Strong knowledge on software & hardware troubleshooting in (ICSS) YOKOGAWA (CS3000, VP & Prosafe PLC) HONEYWELL (PKS),AB PLC,Siemens PLC with Wonderware SCADA.

Adept at resolving technical issues through Root cause Analysis and providing technical & Engineering Support.

Attitude to Works effectively as individual & in team environment and shall be able to handle multiple projects simultaneously.

I will be responsible for execution of all phases of Maintenance of instrumentation and control system in Oil & Gas, Chemical and power plant.


Operations & Maintenance

Planning and effecting predictive & preventive maintenance schedules for various equipment / lines to increase machine up time & equipment reliability

Implementing maintenance schedules and carrying out periodic checks to ensure performance of various equipment and maintaining requisite documents for the same

Identifying areas of obstruction / breakdowns and taking steps to rectify the equipment through application of troubleshooting tools

Installation & Commissioning

Installation and commissioning of the equipment & systems; conducting tests & inspections to ensure operational effectiveness of plant & utilities

Reviewing engineering drawings like layouts diagrams, technical specifications, Data sheet, I/O list, Control narrative, Cause & Effect matrix for erection & commissioning of the plant

Carrying out overhauling work of equipment, modifications, and major repairs to improve equipment efficiency by fault-finding

Involved in installation, performance trials, system layouts and checks of main and auxiliary machinery and preparing documents for the same.


Jun’18- till date with JGC through tecnimont Pvt limited for MAA Refinery KNPC-Clean fuel Project, Kuwait

As a Function Test Chief.


Looked after:

ICSS Invensys Foxboro DCS control narrative Function test and Triconex IPS test Cause and Effect. loop check supervisor. Unit : Atmospheric residue desulfurization: utility and boiler, waste water Treatment.

Aug’15- May’18 with Cairn India Limited through Spectron Engineer Private Limited as an Instrumentation Engineer (Oil & Gas Field Development Barmer, Rajasthan). Rotation job-21/21

Sep’14- Jun’2015 with Cairn India Limited through IETS India Private limited as an Instrumentation Engineer (Enhance Oil Recovery- Mangala Central Polymer Facility, Barmer, Rajasthan)

Sep’11- Aug’14 with Cairn India Limited through Brunel India Private Limited as an Instrumentation Engineer (Oil & Gas Field Development, Barmer, Rajasthan)

Jun’09- July’11 with Cairn India Limited through Yennai Hydrocarbon Services as an Instruments Technician-Maintenance.(Raageshwari Gas Terminal & wellpad, Gudamanali, Rajasthan)


Looked after:

oThe Production Capacity of Oil Plant is 300000 barrels per day.

oThe Production capacity of Gas Plant is 33 MMSCFD.

oDesign, Installation, Commissioning and Maintenance of all types of Instruments like FT, PT,TT,LT, PDIT, Control Valve, On/Off Valve, Pressure Switch and Level Switch.

oInstallation of DCS, PLC and System Control Panel and their internal wiring as per given set route

oDCS & PLC- SAT and Commissioning & Maintenance involved in (ICSS) Yokogawa DCS (CS 3000), ESD system Yokogawa (PROSAFE RS) and Siemens PLC.

oRavva Offshore Platform Honeywell (PKS) DCS software and hardware troubleshooting.

oPreparation of maintenance spare list.

oHaving hand on Experience with SAP-MM Module. Creating work request and work order, ordering materials, scheduling and completing the work orders as and when completed.

oGained significant exposure in PLC Siemens (S5,S7) with SCADA

oReview and preparing Scope of work for all Maintenance work.

oPreparing MOC and implementation the changes in a time bound manner in order to improve Reliability.

oPreventive and corrective maintenance of instruments air compressor panel (Atlas copco) and permanent Motor control centre (PMCC).

oExecution of daily workload of maintenance work orders. Troubleshooting, performing PM, Corrective, breakdown and shutdown maintenance, attending process start-up and provide assistance to operations.

oHas abilities in reading & understanding PID drawings & has knowledge of HSE standards in onshore & offshore locations.

oPlan and execute Safety Instrumented System (SIS) function test in accordance with Safety Integrity Level (SIL) verification report test HAZOP study interval.

oAble to Install & develop the software tags, SOE (Sequence of Events) Trend, Alarms and interlock Configuration and Graphics Creation.

oThird Party Communication with MODBUS.

oWorked on VMS Bently Naveda 3500, Radial, Axial, Keyphaser and Sismic (Acceleration) Vibration and speed measurement.

Played a major role in:

oCommissioning & Maintenance of VFD panel for Progressive Cavity Pump, Electrical Submersible pump, Emergency shutdown valves, Blow Down valves and Shut Down valves, multiphase pump (make-Bornemann) and Rotork Motor Operated valves (MOV)

oCalibration and troubleshooting Hydraulically Well head control panel (Make-Control & Electrics)

oCalibration and troubleshooting of Pneumatic & Electrical chemical injection system.

oCause & Effect logic checks form system side and field side.

oCalibration of Pneumatic Pressure Switch & Level Switch.

oCommissioning & Maintenance of Early Oil & Gas Production Skids.

oCommissioning & Maintenance of 12MW Gas firing boiler, Steam turbine Generator and 1.2 MW Gas Engine.

oCommissioning & Maintenance of 40000 barrel capacity crude Unloading system.

oCommissioning & Maintenance of thermal Oxidizer skid.

oCoordinate with Vendors for carry out the instrument commissioning & Maintenance works for different packages.

oInterface with the operations team for carrying out the integration of new systems with the existing system with due care.

oDossier verification for all Instrument related system & sub-system.

oPrepares simulations, test scenarios, test documentation, and participates in customer Site Acceptance Tests.

oActively participates in project meetings, site visits and/or start-ups

oShall be able to lead small projects or a clearly defined subset (e.g., graphics or interlocks) of a large project.

oCompiles and maintains project Punch List databases, configuration data, or other project information.

oShall be able to guide the team working for the Maintenance.

oHas a firm and increasing understanding of process control concepts and techniques.

oCommissioning & Maintenance of PAGA telecom System.

Led: Fire & gas system

oMaintenance works on Deluge System, Sprinkler System, Fire and Gas System, e.g. smoke and heat detectors, Manual call point, Point gas detectors, Flame Detectors & Fire Suppression agent NOVEC, CO2 suppression system and Testing if needed.

Permit to work system

oIdentification of Hazards.

oPermit to work holder.

oDaily toolbox talk.

oPreparing updating the Job Safety Analysis.

oEnsure the compliance of Permit to Work and other HSE requirements for the executing team working for carrying out the commissioning works.

Apr’08- Apr’09 with Neyveli Lignite Corporation Ltd. as Graduate Apprentice Trainee-Instrumentation

(Thermal power station– I & II)


Handled activities related to:

oGeneration Capacity of Thermal power plant – II & I is 7x210MW, 6x50MW and 3x100MW

oOrientation program on thermal power plant operations

oTroubleshooting of field instruments like Smart Transmitter (Rosemount, ABB, and Honeywell) switches & sensors

oRegular maintenance of hydrogen plant and water treatments plants instruments


oCalibration of intelligent positioner in control valves and Dampers.

oCalibration of VFD for Control valve

oSimulation & maintenance of the power plant operation.

oSequence logic of burner management system, soot blowers & Water lance.

oWorked with DDC system.

oHoneywell DCS Experion PKS hardware and software Troubleshooting & maintenance.

oMajor shutdown works of unit: III in Thermal Power plant-II

Dec’06- Apr’08 with EDS Instruments & System Pvt Ltd as an Application Engineer, Chennai.


oTravel for site commissioning activities depending upon the project requirements.

oPLC Panel internal Wiring and termination.

oCalibration and Testing of banner Sensor.

oApplication development Design of banner sensor & Wireless detector.

oInstallation, Commissioning and Maintenance in Manali petrochemical wireless detector.

oDCW Chemical Limited Honeywell (PKS) DCS panel installation, Commissioning and Maintenance.

oRegular visiting client to get new projects.

oProject Development in Design of Simple loops using trip-amplifier.

oMaintenance software & Hardware troubleshooting of AB PLC and Siemens PLC with Wonderware SCADA.


(ICSS) YOKOGAWA Self DCS Trainings:


Well trained on this area with real time Application CS3000 Configuration, project creation & download, FCS Builder, Creation of control loops, system defined windows, user defined windows, software input & output, interlocks, project common engineering, project package, project backup, Graphic Generation, FCS maintenance, CS3000 software installation.

(ICSS) YOKOGAWA Customer DCS Trainings:

Undergone training on CENTUM VP and Prosafe RS ENGINEERINING & MAINTENANCE at YOKOGAWA INDIA LIMITED In Bangalore, India.

Well trained on this area with real time Application CENTUM VP & Prosafe RS-System Configuration, project creation & download, FCS & SCS Builder, Creation of control loops, system defined windows, user defined windows, software input & output, interlocks, project common engineering, project package, project backup, Graphic Generation, FCS & SCS maintenance, CENTUM VP & Prosafe RS software installation.

Specialized Trainings:

Participated in the course on” PETROLEUM AND NATURAL GAS FLOW MEASUREMENT AND CONTROL TECHNIQUES” at Fluid Control Research Institute, Palakkad, Kerala.

Petroleum & natural gas flow measurements-standards and Practices. Calibration of auxiliary/secondary instruments for flow Measurements (pressure, temperature, density, viscosity, mass, etc).

Study of international standards-AGA, API, OIML etc for oil and Gas flow measurements computations and custody transfer.

Selection and application of flow meters.

Selection and sizing of Control Valves.

Instrumentation for flow measurements and auxiliary measurements system.

Calibration of Portable Gas Chromatography.

Auditing/validation of flow meters stations and custody transfer installation.

Model approval of flow meter as per OIML international standards.

SEAFARERS Trainings:

INDoS No 13HL1769

Elementary First Aid (EFA)

Personal Safety & Social Responsibilities (PSSR)

Personal Survival Techniques (PST)

Fire Prevention & Fire Fighting (FPFF)



B.Tech. (Instrumentation and Control Engineering) from Sri Manakula vinayagar Engineering College, Pondicherry University with 73.38 %: 2006 Passout.

Diploma in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Elumalai Polytechnic College, Tamil Nadu with 76.75 %: 2003 Passout.


Date of Birth 11th August 1983

Address No:1, Subramaniyankoil Street, Karayamputhur, Nettapakkam (SO), Pondicherry-605106,


Language Known English, Hindi, Tamil & Telugu

Sex Male

Marital status Single

Nationality Indian

Old Passport No: G6868923

New Passport No: Z4300692

Place: Pondicherry Thanks & Regards


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