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Piping Engineer

April 19, 2016

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Pravin D. Lamkhade


Piping Engineer


Contact No.:

+65 85028255


Blk-512, #06-367, West Coast Drive, Singapore-120512.

Professional Summary:

11+ years of Piping engineering exp. in FEED & Detail engineering for FPSO (Topside), Offshore & Onshore plants.

Knowledge of 2D & 3D layouts and operational knowledge of software tools like NavisWorks, PDMS, Microstation, AutoCAD, PDS, SPR 3D Review etc.

Technical Skills:

Knowledge on FPSO topside modules & systems, gas compression, flaring, offloading, etc.

Knowledge of Plot plan, Equipment and Piping layout & application of piping supports

Knowledge of basic design requirements & detail design of various piping systems

Review of vendor data and drawing, supervising drafting and detailed design.

Proficient in reading P&ID’s, PFDs & piping GA’s & knowledge of generation of 2D & 3D layout drawings.

Knowledge of Technical Evaluation, Material handling, Work packages, Weight & Cost estimation, Change Orders (VOR) etc

Knowledge of preparation of Isometrics & pipe support drawings with bill of materials (MTO).

Resolve Fabrication & Installation site queries & issues.

Familiar with International Codes and Standards, such as ASME, BS, API, ANSI, NORSOK, etc.

Review project specifications, Plan, schedule and control all activities of the group.

Knowledge of preparation of piping specification sheets & Valve specification.

Knowledge of procurement of piping special items, sample stations, safety equipment, manual valves, piping bulks etc

Holds experience of Erection & Commissioning activities and Vendor/Client coordination

Knowledge of Piping fabrication and testing standard, Pipe marking and color-coding.

Model Review using NavisWorks simulate & Smart Plant Review (SPR).

Experience in & knowledge of Risk Management, Planning, Project & Team Management, Maintenance program.

Co-ordination with various disciplines, including operation and maintenance team.

Piping & Equipment modeling and Isometric extraction using PDS

Organizational Project Exp.:

Present Employer: Aibel Pte Ltd., Singapore (from Nov’11 till date)

FPSO Greenfield Project:


Catcher development FPSO project


BW Offshore, Singapore


April’14 to till date

Brownfield Projects:


Statoil V&M (Maintenance & Modification) projects


Statoil AS, Norway


Nov’11 to Apr’14

Norway Exp:

Deputed to Norway for Statoil V&M projects (from Mar’12 to Mar’13)

oFPSO & Offshore modification projects:

1.Njord B: FPSO modification project

1.1: Air compressor upgrade project & Drinking water system upgrade project

2.Veslefrikk A (fixed) & Veslefrikk B (Floating):

2.1: Installation of double non-slam check valves on compressor discharge line & Installation of MPF meter project.

oOnshore installations projects:

1.Sture: Export Oil terminal

- Replacement of slop oil header project

2.Kollsnes: Gas processing plant

- PSV resizing project & Divide pipeline & install EBV

3.Kårstø: Gas processing plant

- Installation 28” & 30” ESD valves on pig launcher & receiver lines.

Job tasks & Responsibilities:

Responsible for all piping activities and to ensure that it should be carried out in accordance with relevant specifications, statutory and other contractual requirements, with due regard to safety, operability, maintainability and constructability aspects.

Ensure that vendor information required to progress the work are identified and communicated

Review of calculations/RFQ/Technical Bid Evaluation and ensure selected vendors meet technical and commercial requirements as stipulated for the project

Responsible for generating weight estimation/material take-off to assist cost estimation and for details engineering estimates

Participation & inputs to 3D model reviews, HAZOP's, HAZID's, installation & status meetings etc.

Preparation of study/FEED reports, material handling reports, prefab & installation work packages, datasheets etc.

Define, schedule, execute and co-ordinate all activities within own areas of responsibility

Check arrangement and pipe support & piping isometrics drawings. Preparation of MTO & Valve list.

Coordinate with Process Engg in developing the line list to include PWHT, Piping NDT, inspection, testing and color-coding & marking requirements

Identify additional scope or changed scope & inputs to change orders (VOR)

Ensure that all deliverables are completed on time, in accordance with the project schedules & HSE

Ensure that the work is done to the specified quality and minimise offshore hook-up work

Performing IDC activities within own discipline and IDC checking of other discipline documents

Resolving fabrication & installation related site & client’s queries.

Participation & inputs to 30%, 60% & 90% study presentations

Identifies risks across all phases of the project & establish all risks in PIMS (Risk Management tool).


Trainings courses completed in Risk Management, Planning, Project execution methods, Project progress monitoring & reporting etc

Experience of site surveys for Offshore & Onshore installations.

Past Employer: Foster Wheeler Asia Pacific Pte Ltd., Singapore (from Mar’11 to Oct’11)


Long term Agreement projects (LTA)


Chevron Oronite Pte Ltd., Singapore.

Completed Jobs:

Hot Oil Heater Engineering Works Project & OG Condenser & K.O. Drum Project


Lucite International Ltd., Singapore

Completed Jobs:

MeP Reactor & Flash Drum Replacement Project & Crude filters relocation Project


Lanxess Expansion project.


Lanxess Pte Ltd., Singapore


Butyl & Halogenation

Job tasks & Responsibilities:

Review, develop, coordinate and/or track execution plans and schedules with emphasis on key milestones and manpower needs

Development of Plot Plans, Equipment Arrangements and Nozzle Orientations and Platform Layouts

Definition of structures required for equipment and piping systems

Development of detailed piping drawings for aboveground and underground piping systems

Comment on Equipment and specialty item design documents

Overall CAD Coordination with Design Disciplines and file management

Past Employer: Bechtel Corporation JV with Reliance Industries Ltd, Navi Mumbai, India (from Jun’07 to Feb’11)

Deputed through Calibre Personnel Services Pvt. Ltd., Mumbai, India.


Jamnagar Export Refinery Project (JERP)


Crude-III (CDU/VDU) and Alkylation

Job tasks & Responsibilities:

Involved in checking and issuing Isometrics as per weekly target.

3D Piping & Equipment Modeling in PDS and Isometric Extractions.

Nozzle Orientation of Column, Reboilers, Condensers etc & Review of vendor data and drawings.

Scope of work involves detail engineering of the Pumps, Exchangers, and Vessels.

Scheduling of steam tracing, marking location of Steam & condensate Manifolds on Plot Plan Dwg.

Successfully completed routine of steam supply lines from steam header to steam manifolds & condensate return lines from condensate manifolds to condensate return header.

Preparation of P&ID mark-ups for Steam & condensate returns lines.

Support selection for all lines and Updating Stress comments for critical lines.

Modeling structures and platforms for Equipment & Valve access. Making structural input and also checking civil drawings (IDC) for clashes.

Modeling the access way to access the required stations and equipments.

Past Employer: Fluor Daniel India Pvt. Ltd., Gurgaon-12202, India (from Mar’06 to Apr’07)


REC Solar Grade Silicon LLC, Moses Lake, Washington, USA.


Silane & Polysilicon


Ras Gas Laffan Liquefied Natural Gas Company, Qatar


LPG Phase –II


Honored with “Certificate of Recognition” for LPG unit from Client

Job tasks & Responsibilities:

Scope of work involves detail engineering of the Pumps, Exchangers, and Vessels.

Piping Modeling in PDS, Isometric Extraction

Resolving HO (Houston Office, USA) comments on Model Review.

Co-ordination with other departments.

Database Verification, RDB updating, RDB conflict reports etc. on PDS

Past Employer: Reliance Engineering Associates Pvt. Ltd., Jamnagar, Gujrat, India (from Jun’04 to Feb’06)


By-pass arrangements for parallel preheat train in Crude train 1

The QYI-2 project to increase the refining capacity to 650 KBPSD from 540 KBPSD


Crude-I & II, Merox

Job tasks & Responsibilities:

Scope of work involves detail engineering of the pumps, Exchangers, and Vessel.

Involved in preparation of equipment layout, updating plot plans, preparing piping layout, checking and issuing isometric drawings.

Planning, scheduling the work in close interaction with operation and maintenance team to decide the nature of work.

Allocating activities to designer / draftsman and supervising.

Modeling the lines in PDS, isometric extraction and preparation of nozzle orientation.



Institute & Place



P.G. Diploma in Piping Engg.

SIT, Mumbai. India


B.Tech. in Chemical Engineering

L.I.T., Nagpur, India


Throughout First Class for all semesters

Diploma in Chemical Technology

M.S.B.T.E., Mumbai, India


11th Merit Rank in Chemical Engg. /Tech.

Employment History:





Aibel Pte Ltd., Singapore

Sr. Piping Engineer



Foster Wheeler Asia Pacific Pte Ltd., Singapore

Piping Area Engineer



Bechtel Corporation JV with Reliance Industries Ltd, India

Piping Engineer



Fluor Daniel India Pvt. Ltd., India

Associated Design Engg-1



Reliance Engineering Associates Pvt. Ltd., India

Piping Engineer







Contact No.


Mahankali Srinivas

Aibel Pte Ltd, Singapore

Engineering Manager

+65 65054512

Bjarte Midttveit

Aibel AS, Bergen, Norway

Project Manager

+47 47913596

Personal details:

Date of Birth:

11th April 1980

Nationality :


E-mail ID:


English, Hindi, Marathi

Marital Status:


I undersigned, certifies that the information given by me is true and correct to the best of my knowledge and belief.

Yours faithfully

Pravin Lamkhade.

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