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Engineer Project Manager

Location:
Houston, Texas, United States
Salary:
$65/hr.
Posted:
December 10, 2018

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SUMMARY

Experience: Control Systems Engineering in the refining and chemical industries, including conceptual design, estimating, detailed engineering, installation, construction and start-up. Projects include application and hardware engineering, configuration of DCS, PLC, TMR, & SCADA systems. Provide sizing calculations for control valves and pressure relief valves. Design and development of control loops control schemes, logic diagrams, ladder logic, shutdown function charts (cause and effect diagrams).

SKILLS: include managing project teams with plant and contract personnel, in project management, engineering, project inspection, construction, commissioning, startup, preventative/ predictive maintenance, systems maintenance, and general instrumentation maintenance. Proficient in utilizing personal computers and technical programs, Intergraph SmartPlant Instrumentation and Microsoft Office products.

EXPERIENCE

May 2017 to June 2017 Control Systems Engineer, KBR, Houston, Tx

Developed Control Narratives from Cause and Effect diagrams for Exxon/ Sabic Joint Venture FEED for Ethylene Complex at Portland, Texas.

June 2006 to July 2016 Control Systems Engineer, KBR, Houston, Tx

Revised the 100KVA UPS loading for the client business network devices

Revised all construction inspection forms for all instrumentation. Assigned all construction inspection forms for all instrumentation. Assigned all construction inspection forms to all loop folders.

Reviewed all instruments assigned to loop folders.

Reviewed facility P&IDs and participated in the support of the Process Hazard Analysis Re-Validation. Savonette and Mahogony B Gas Production facilities.

Reviewed and revised drawings for all vendor package equipment. Instrumentation data sheets, logic diagram, cause and effects, P&IDs. Reviewed and revised drawings for inline equipment and reviewed wake frequency calculations for thermowells.

Reviewed and revised drawings for field instruments, vessel sketches, P&IDs and wake frequency calculations for thermowells, etc.

Supported the development of the FEED P&IDs for the Crude, Vacuum and Sat. Gas Units. Supported the FEED PPHA and PHR for each unit. Supported the P&ID development for the FEED Utility, Offsites and Marine units. Supported the FEED PPHA and PHR for these units. Supported the EP CSE activities for the Utility and Offsites units.

Developed all documents for Technical Requisition for all TeleComm systems. Revised all TeleComm drawings.

Supported the licensor P&ID review meetings for Propylene Glycol, and Butanol units. Prepared and presented the T/O packages to Shaw Engineering for the client for the Propylene Glycol and Ethylene Oxide and Derivatives Envelopes. Coordinated and attended the meeting with Shaw Engineering for SPPID Seed Files, Smart Plant Instrumentation, PDF and P&ID templates, revised the Dow RT6Z document for Instrumentation design guidelines for the RTI Project. Reviewed and developed the P&ID legends for the project.

Led the development of the FEED P&IDs for the Crude, Vacuum and Sat. Gas units. Supported the P&ID development for the FEED Utility unit.

Developed HMI/ DCS screens, assigned instrument tags, descriptions and mod-bus addresses for vendor equipment.

Participated in the PHA/ SIL assessment meetings, developed P&ID and Cause and Effects, and developed instrument specifications sheets for control valves.

2004- 2006 Project Manager CSE, CBI/ Matrix Engineering, Beaumont, Tx.

Managed the CSE $5.7 million dollar upgrades for the instrumentation and control systems in the “CAT3” FCCU3 unit. Upgraded the Honeywell DCS TDC 2000 to TDC 3000, the Triconex SIS system, the Bently Nevada 3300 to 3500 vibration safety system. Developed P&IDs, Logic Narratives and DCS/ SIS HMI displays. Provided support for commissioning and startup activities. The project utilized Intergraph Intools for the instrument index, device specification, field wiring and loop generation. The project scope and schedule was maintained in Microsoft Projects.

2004 Project Engineer CSE, CDI Engineering, Orange, Tx.

Managed the Honeywell TDC 2000 to TDC 3000 upgrade project for the Butyl Rubber Units. Provided support for commissioning and startup activities. The project scope and schedule was maintained in Microsoft Projects.

Projects- preparing and executing small to medium size capital projects, specifying instrument and electrical components for installation. Maintaining all required documentation for the engineering activity within the unit.

2002-2003 Control Systems Engineer, Mustang Engineering, Katy, Tx.

Development of Cause and Effect Matrices and Logic Diagrams for the project.

Development of specification sheets for field devices. Support development of Intools Instrument Index.

Integration of compressor vendors packages into the project P&IDs and control schemes. Developed all Interlock Cause and Effect Matrices for the project. Represented Instrumentation and Controls in both the HAZOP and LOPA meetings for the project. Reviewed Bid Tabs for various field instruments. Supported development of Intools Instrument Index.

2001-2002 Control Systems Engineer, Govind Engineering, Corpus Christi, Tx.

UDEX Upgrade, Thule Lake and NaHs projects. Developed PFDs & P&IDS.

oSpecified Instrumentation and developed installation details. Checked and approved all spreadsheets, databases and Control drawings. Developed purchase requisitions for all devices. Supervised I&E Designers.

1999-2001 Project Manager CSE, Piper-Morgan Associates, Houston, Tx.

Managed the engineering for the $22 million dollar instrumentation and systems upgrades for the last nine process units. Completed the DCS upgrades of TDC 2000 to TDC 3000 on four LCNs. Converted an onsite building to a state-of-the-art RIE. Upgraded one unit control room to TDC 3000. Developed P&IDs, Logic Narratives and DCS Screens.

Managed Honeywell Industrial Automation and Controls engineering and construction thru review, approval and construction inspection for instrumentation, analyzers and controls for controls conversion of the nine process units.

Managed Contech Automation and Controls engineering and construction thru review, approval and construction inspection of fiber optic system installation for the refinery Central Control Room building, 18 miles of fiber optic cables and interfaces.

Managed Loop Check and Hot Cutover of control and fiber optic systems with refinery personnel.

Participated in the engineering design of the Central Control Room Building that combined 12 existing unit control rooms into the new integrated control concept.

1993-1999 Project Engineer CSE, Westlake Group, Houston Tx./ Lake Charles, La.

Managed Brown and Root engineering and construction thru review, approval and construction inspection for instrumentation, analyzers and controls for two grass-roots polyethylene units.

Managed commissioning and startup of all plant field instrumentation and analyzers.

Managed all owner-scope activities for instrumentation and controls.

1991-1992 Maintenance/ Reliability Engineering Supervisor

Saudi Arabian Marketing and Refining Company, Yanbu, Saudi Arabia

Managed the Instrumentation and Electrical departments during the 1992 turnaround for all Refining units. The scope, schedule and budget were maintained in Primavera R4.

Field verified pneumatic, electro-pneumatic, and electronic control systems for P&ID development and conversion from Foxboro Spec 200 to Honeywell TDC 3000 system for the refinery.

Provided second line supervision of maintenance shops; Instrumentation, Electrical, Pumps and Compressor, and HVAC for 1991 Refinery Turnaround.

Developed the Vibration Analysis group.

1990-1991 Plant Specialist, Instrumentation, Rohm & Haas, Deer Park, Tx.

Field verified pneumatic, electro-pneumatic, and electronic control systems for P&ID development and conversion to Honeywell TDC 3000 system for the sulfuric acid plant.

Systems included Honeywell TDC 2000, TDC 3000, Triconex, Fischer-Porter, Taylor, Compressor Controls, Tri-Sen Governors.

1989-1990 Plant Specialist, Instrumentation, Occidental PVC Plant, Pasadena, Tx.

Field verified pneumatic and electronic relay control systems for P&ID development and DCS conversion/ expansion project.

1978-1989 Project Supervisor, Instrumentation, Exxon B.O.P., Baytown, Tx.

Supervised the major capital project Refinery Gas Recovery Projects – construction of instrumentation and controls for all plant turbo-machinery and auxiliary systems.

Supervised the small capital project construction of instrumentation and controls for all plant turbo-machinery and auxiliary systems.

Supervised the turbo-machinery instrumentation and controls maintenance group. Selected and trained technicians on control and Safety Instrumented Systems associated with the major turbo-machinery equipment. Defined the devices requiring preventative maintenance and developed PM procedures and programs.

Supervised the Ethylene Plant commissioning of the pneumatic water treatment plant, the FSS/ BMS for four 1500# steam boilers and the Honeywell DCS/ turbine governor controls/ SIS for the 20k & 75k hp refrigeration compressor systems.

Client List KBR Engineering Contractor:

June 2006 to June 2017 Control Systems Engineer, KBR, Houston, Tx

Exxon/ Sabic Joint Venture Portland, Tx.

Yara International ASA/ BASF Ammonia Facility, Harvey, La.

Alliant Energy Generation Station, Marshalltown, Ia.

LyondellBasell Channelview Operations Olefins, Channelview, Tx.

British Petroleum Natural Gas Production Facilities, Trinidad

Ineos Olefins and Polymers USA, LaPorte, Tx.

Equistar Petrochemical Facility, LaPorte, Tx.

Nova Olefins, Sarnia, ON, Canada

Sonangol Lobito Refinery, Lobito, Angola

KM LNG (Apache Canada), Kitimat, B.C., Canada

Saudi Aramco/ Dow Petrochemical Facility, Ras Tanura, Saudi Arabia

Saudi Aramco/ ConocoPhillips Yanbu Refinery, Yanbu, Saudi Arabia

Chevron Nigeria Escravos GTL, Nigeria

Sonatrach Skikda LNG Facility, Algeria

2004- 2006 Project Manager CSE, CBI/ Matrix Engineering, Beaumont, Tx.

Motiva Refinery, Port Arthur, Tx.

2004 Project Engineer, CDI Engineering, Orange, Tx.

Lanxess Corp., Orange, Tx.

2002-2003 Control Systems Engineer, Mustang Engineering, Katy, Tx.

British Petroleum, Thunder Horse Platform, Gulf of Mexico

Valero Refinery, Benicia, Ca.

Citgo Refinery, Lake Charles, La.

2001-2002 Control Systems Engineer, Govind Engineering, Corpus Christi, Tx.

Citgo Refinery, Corpus Christi, Tx.

1999-2001 Project Manager CSE, Piper-Morgan Associates, Houston, Tx.

Lyondell/ Citgo Refinery, Houston, Tx

1991-1992 Maintenance/ Reliability Engineering Supervisor

Saudi Arabian Marketing and Refining Company, Yanbu, Saudi Arabia

Direct Employee:

2006-2016 Control Systems Engineer, KBR, Houston Tx.

1993-1999 Project Engineer CSE, Westlake Group, Houston Tx./ Lake Charles, La.

1990-1991 Plant Specialist, Instrumentation, Rohm & Haas, Deer Park, Tx.

1978-1989 Project Supervisor, Instrumentation, Exxon B. O. P., Baytown, Tx.

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Science, Electronics Engineering Technology, 1975

Northwestern State University, Natchitoches, La.



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