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Houston, Texas, United States
January 04, 2017

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Mechanical / Senior Piping Designer

**** ******* **., **. *

Houston, Texas 77006

Ph. No. 832-***-****

Technical Proficiency

Cadworx Pipe – 2D and 3D

Versions 2012, 2013, 2014

Cadworx Equipment

Flexcad Piping

ProPipe/Rebis Piping

Autocad Map

Autocad 3D Modeling

Advantage P & I D

Soft Desk Civil Cogo & Design


Basic Microstation

Bentley Autoplant

MS Office – Word, Excel,

Acad Plant 3D

Years of Experience

Total of 41 Years experience:

33 Years of Drafting and Design experience related to Plant, Refinery, Pipeline and Pipeline Facilities.

8 Years of offshore Drafting and Design experience related to Pipeline and Subsea Facilities, some Platform & Drill Rig experience.


Certificate/1976/ Pipe Fitters' Apprenticeship Training

2 yrs. Vocational Drafting

2 yrs. Architectural Drafting

Certified Autocad Training

Safety Training – Area of Recipriocal Safety Councils, Inc

Qualification Profile

Extensive experience in design, research and mentoring with a results oriented successful record of accomplishments. Capable of working as a supervisor/project lead, independently or part of a team. Familiar with ASME, ANSI and API specifications. Design experience from offshore to onshore applications. I have more than thirty years experience working with various Engineering and Construction companies on numerous projects related to refineries, chemical plants, power plants, and pipeline systems.

Major strengths include but are not limited to approx. 10 years of 3D modeling in various formats. Excellent communication skills, attention to detail, and respect for compliance to company and client rules and/or regulations. Design capabilities range from P&ID production through construction and/or fabrication drawings and all applicable documentation. Attendance of weekly project meetings to update clients on project and budget status. Job planning, man hour estimates and complete terminal and station design. Extensive field experience from preliminary design and layout verification through as-built phase.

Professional Experience

SELF EMPLOYED – 06/2015 thru Present

Misc. projects from burglar bars to awnings from residential to commercial applications. Also some landscape and gazebo design and construction.

UNIVERSALPEGASUS INTERNAT’L - 03/2013 thru 06/2015

Design and layout of facilities from Compressor Stations, Central Tank Batteries, Launcher and Receiver Facilities, numerous Pump Stations and Terminals. Was project lead for most projects that I was involved with at UPI.

NABORS OFFSHORE CORP. - 03/2012 thru 02/2013

Design and layout of High Pressure Cement and Mud systems for proposed Chevron drill rig. Create installation drawings for these systems and other service lines also. Create assembly drawings for piping system from DSM to DM. Locate equipment within modules, adjust all piping requiring relocation due to structural revisions. Located in field office/fab yard in Baytown so much of the work is hands on during fabrication and assembly. I am piping lead for this rig known as Chevron M400 Bigfoot. I also have worked on high pressure piping for another on going rig project known as the Shell N88 which is being fabricated and assembled in this same area.

GULF INTERSTATE ENGINEERING - 05/2011 thru 02/2012

Various projects ranging from crude oil storage facilities for Anadarko to launcher and receiver/mlv assemblies for brine pipeline systems for Petrologistics. The storage facility included launcher and receiver, numerous act units and divert and storage tanks. All was 3d modeled in cadworx and P&IDs were also created for these projects. Other smaller projects for El Paso consisted of horizontal filter separator replacement/upgrades, upgrading a compressor station with valve actuators and upgrading the ESD system. Performed field work on some smaller projects for design. and tie-in requirements to existing facilities.

BIS – TEPSCO Inc. Grand Prairie, Texas – 09/2010 thru 03/2011

Tri-Cities plant upgrade. Revise existing well system for natural gas storage system consisting of adding new pipelines (alignment sheets, piping details, P&IDs and 3D modeling of separators, meter runs, compressor addition and more using Cadworx Plant. Also extracting BOMs and fabrication ISOs utilizing Cadworx program features. Performed field work as required for design verification. Working on various smaller projects as required. All work performed in client’s office (ATMOS ENERGY, INC.) in Dallas, Texas.

Babcock Eagleton, Inc. Houston, Texas – 05/2010 thru 09/2010

Layout and design of CO2 Injection Plant for Denbury Energy, LLP

Area of responsibility consisted of test area of 40 acre plant site which included heaters, separators, manifolds and pipe rack for all piping related to this equipment. All mechanical design was layed out in 3D model format using Cadworx Plant. Revised P&IDs as required for

design changes.

URS Corp. Houston, Texas – 03/2006 thru 08/2009

Design of Compressor Stations and terminals. (ATMOS ENERY, QUICKSILVER/HANOVER.)

Current projects consist of 3D modeling of compressor stations of multiple compressor units. Layout and design of all piping; process lines, utility lines, and rack piping (complete station) including all structural requirements. I was also required to calculate all concrete requirements (cu. Yds. Req’d.) and calculate stress (kips) for structural steel supports and pipe racks (lower level and t-pole), rebar requirements (size, quantity etc…). Layout and design of meter and regulator stations, launchers and receivers. (ENTERPRISE PRODUCTS, CHEVRON, TARGA. MONUMENT PIPELINE, CROSSTEX and others. Other projects consisting of upgrading boiler for powerplant, various pipeline projects consisting of pipeline alignment sheets creation with plats, permits, HDD’s, tie-in details and more. (All piping designed in 3D modeling format on various softwares)

OPE Inc. /OPE International – 2001 thru 2006

Lead Pipeline Designer

Onshore and offshore pipeline systems and related facilities, (MARATHON ALBA FIELD in EQUATORIAL GUINEA) Offshore pipe routing for (FMC) Sonatrach multiple 42” pipeline system with shore approach to terminal in Algeria. Design and layout of subsea plets and plems, J-tube/I-tube details, clamps for offshore platform application. (All created in 3D model format).

SELF-EMPLOYED – 1999 thru 2001

Visit offshore platforms to determine feasibility per client requirements for installation of meters and and/or provers tie-ins to existing equipment including all structural adjustments necessary for these new installations. Also layout and design of larger meter and prover skids for tanker deck application, all piping and structural disciplines and some electrical application drawings were created.

COASTAL CORP. – 1991 thru 1998


Field assignment to Coastal’s Eagle Point Refinery in New Jersey to create all isometric tie-ins to existing rack piping for Cogen Project..

Management of electronic drawing files for all engineering projects along with numerous short-term field assignments at refineries and chemical plants for various projects. Other site visits to all of the Coastal States Crude Gathering pump stations and terminals on the Texas Gulf Coast, New Jersey and New York for drawing "As Built" work to satisfy the requirements of the Department of Transportation, the Coast Guard, the Rail Road Commission and Process Safety Management. New and "As Built" plot plans, flow diagrams, P&ID's, instrument details, structural, piping and electrical drawings for liquids and natural gas facilities.

UNIVERSAL ENSCO – 1989 thru 1990

Cad Operator and Lead

Created alignment sheets and other applicable dicipline drawings for various pipeline projects (PG&E, COASTAL CORP. and others) Numerous pipeline facility projects consisting of launchers/receivers, meter stations, meter provers, mlv’s and more.

TECHSTAFF, Inc. – 1984 thru 1988

Chief Draftsman

Responsible for group of 6 draftsmen working on 1500 mile pipeline project from Calif. to Texas labeled The All American Pipeline Project (Goodyear). Lead for 30% or 500 miles of project from Oracle, Ariz. to McCamey, Tex.


Lead Draftsman and Checker

Created alignment sheets, plats, permits, HDD’s, meter run and dehy. drawings. Upgrade terminals, compressor stations, plants and more. Responsible for Contract as-built drafting sent out to contracters. Began as a draftsman trainee.

References : Bing Djie - Piping Design Supervisor - Universal Pegasus – Approx. 2 yrs – 713-***-****

Chris Watson – Design Lead/Supervisor – Universal Pegasus – Approx. 2 yrs. – 713-***-****

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