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Engineer Project

Location:
Mobile, Alabama, United States
Posted:
October 23, 2016

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Burke Foster

***** ******* ****

• Mobile, AL ***08

• Telephone: 251-***-**** (Home)

251-***-**** (Cell)

e-mail acw6zo@r.postjobfree.com

Objective:

Please consider my skills for your present Design and Engineering openings. My strengths are my experience in Project Management, Machine Design, Project Implementation, Project Commissioning, Field Problem Solving, AutoCAD, SolidWorks, SAP, Microsoft Office, developing project scope and justification primarily in the Pulp & Paper Making and Converting Industry.

Experience:

Hargrove & Associates

Project Engineer- May2012- Present

Mobile, AL

• Project Engineer, Paper Converting, Solid Works & Machine Design for various projects such as;

Converting line addition of embossing rolls and upgrade Calenders.

Install new Log Saw and accumulator

Design and implement Thread up device and belts on Two different lines.

• Project Engineer, Chemical Plant, Solid Works & Machine Design for various projects such as;

Chemical line improvements and addition of material handling conveyors and chutes.

Upgrade Contactor and weirs modify building structure to suit.

• Construction Engineer, Chemical Plant, implement Capital projects on site;

Input and resolve project design, scope and scheduled installation for Capital Projects

Coordinate manpower equipment and material for implementation of Capital Projects

Coordinate with Production & Maintenance Implementation of Capital Projects

Coordinate with Production & Maintenance Start up and turn over of the involved process.

AMEC Engineering Company

Project Engineer- Aug 2011– March 2012

Paper Converting, Amec in house Engineering for Tissue Converting line expansion

Including new Building addition, Equipment arrangement, specifications, Purchase equipment, develop Bid packages for

construction and implementation including commissioning and start-up

Atlanta GA

Orion Engineering Company

Machine Design- April 2011– Aug 2011

Orion in house Engineering,

Mobile, AL

Project Engineer, Chemical Plant

• Fast track SolidWorks & AutoCad Machine Design project, develop details and specifications for

fabrication and installation of manufacturing line, special equipment for new Plant addition.

Burke Foster Freelance Engineering

Mechanical Consultant Engineer - Aug 2010-April 2011

Mobile, AL

• Project Engineer & Solidworks Design for Dredge Boat upgrades.

develop Machine Design and Stuctural modifications, details and specifications for fabrication and installation

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AMEC Engineering Company

Project Engineer Paper Converting,- April 2008 – July 2010

• Amec in house Engineering, Atlanta GA, Paper Converting,, developing projects to be implemented in P&G Albany site.

• Procter & Gamble Mill, Albany GA

Tissue Converting line expansion, On site developing and implementing EI’s

and bid packages, including installation and commission of new equipment lines.

• Georgia Pacific, Pennington, AL

On site Project Engineer for various Paper Converting area, small Capital Projects.

Aker Kvaerner

Machine Design - Dec 2008 - April 2008

Sub-Sea Riser Industry Equipment Supplier

Riser Div., Mobile, AL

• SolidWorks machine design for Sub-sea equipment, design of Riser and riser support equipment for Manufacture.

Lenzing Fibers Project Engineer- March 2007- Dec. 2007

Manufacture of Pulp based Fibers for Industrial use.

Lenzing Fibers Axis, AL

• On site Project Engineer for site and equipment Capital and Expense Projects.

Hargrove & Associates

Senior Project Manager - October 2006- March 2007

Pulp & Paper Mfg.

Bowater Newsprint, Coosa Pines, AL

• On site Project Engineer for PM & Pulp Mill, Capital Projects for Major S/D, while working for scheduled Major S/D completed Capital jobs on several paper machines & Shut Downs. My work during the Major Shut down included the controlling Dryer replacement, which was sucsessful.

Technical Associates

Lead Mechanical Engineer - June 2006- October 2006

Procter & Gamble Mill, Cape Girardeau, MO Pulp & Paper Mfg.

• On site Project Engineer for Tissue Converting expansion, developing and implementing EI’s and bid packages, including installation and commissioning of equipment lines.

Aker Kvaerner

Machine Design - January 2006 - June 2006

Sub-Sea Riser Industry Equipment Supplier

Riser Div., Mobile, AL

• SolidWorks design for Subsea equipment, design of Riser and riser support equipment for Manufacture.

Burke Foster Freelance Engineering

Mechanical Consultant Engineer - July 2005-December 2005

Wood yard Equipment manufacturer.

• Miscellaneous Mechanical Projects and Design, design and on site fabrication of Woodyard conveying chipping and barking equipment.

Aerotek Engineering

Project Engineer - November 2004 - June2005

Smurfit Stone Mill, Brewton, AL Pulp & Paper Mfg.

• On site Project Engineer for medium size Capital & Expense projects supporting

Kraft Paper Machines, Pulp & Pulp Prep production. .

AMEC Engineering Company

Project Engineer - September 2004 - November2004

Procter & Gamble Mill, Oxnard CA Pulp & Paper Mfg.

• On site Project Engineer for medium size projects in the converting area. Served as a Service Engineer on day to day operation as well as

Capital and Expense projects.

AMEC Engineering Company

Technical Engineer - September 2002 - Februrary2004

Procter & Gamble Mill, Mehoopany PA Pulp & Paper Mfg.

Served as a Service Engineer on day to day operation as well as Capital and Expense projects.

On site Project Engineer for Tissue Converting Upgrades and expansion.

Tissue Converting line expansion, On site developing and implementing EI’s

and bid packages, including installation and commission of equipment lines.

Burke Foster Freelance Engineering

Mechanical Consultant Engineer - May 2001-August 2002

Kimberly Clark Paper Co. Mobile Al.

Developing spare parts and Equipment data for new Tissue product line.

Implementing SAP replacing the INFOMACS system

St. Cyr Equipment Inc. Lucedale Ms.

Design, develop shop details,, fabricate, assemble, test run and implement material handling equipment.

Kimberly Clark Paper Co. Hattisburg MS.

Developed a core punch for a new coreless roll tissue product. AutoCAD design, shop details, fabrication, test and qualify equipment for 80ppm. AutoCAD design retro-fit core punch and transfer mechanism into existing production line.

BE&K Engineering Company

Mechanical Engineer - 1985 - 2001

Group Leader on site @ Sappi / Scott PaperCo.

Mobile Al.

• Mechanical Group leader for Tissue & Towel Production and Converting, Capital & Expense work at the Mobile AL Facility. Included developing the Design, Planning Shut Downs, Leading Bid meetings, Choosing Contractors, Shut Down Contractor Supervision, Purchasing Equipment, Start-Up Coordination and the Commissioning of Equipment and Processes within the Budgeted Cost and Rates predicted.

Scott Paper Company

Senior Project Engineer - 1975-1985

• On site Project Engineer for Capital & Expense projects, Converting and Paper Machine area.

• Planning Engineer for preventive and Shut Down Maintenance for (4) Tissue/Towel paper Machine & Pulp Prep.

• Machine design for all of the above.

Veteran U.S. Navy

A0-2 Aviation Ordinanceman -

Education

International Correspondence School

Mechanical Engineering

1973-1978

Jackson State University

Math and Geometry

1971-1972

Approved for P.E. Application

1995

Interests

Horses, oil painting, computer art and graphics, gardening, homebuilder, carpentry, motorcycle, hotrods and guitars.

Other

Secured an U.S. Patent (No. 5711377) completely unaided, I did all design, prototype work, drawings, specifications, the required written descriptions and applications.



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