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Mechanical Engineer experience in the field of Oil & Gas projects

Mangaf, Al Ahmadi Governorate, Kuwait
October 13, 2019

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VENKATESWARA RAO TAMMIRI Mechanical Engineer (KSE member)

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Address: H.No.77-87/1-4, Flt.No.201, Prasanthi Nagar, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh, India-520015 C: Mob: +91-994*******

Current Address: Mangaf Block 4, Street 24, Bldg No 121 - Al Ahmadi – Kuwait C: Mob: +965-****-**** Professional Summary

Technically capable Mechanical Engineer with an experience of Over 8 years.

Hands on experience in Piping and detail engineering for Oil & Gas and Refinery Projects.

Good command on 3D Plant Software’s such as PDMS, Intergraph PDS, Navis Works and Micro station related to piping engineering.

Knowledge of Mechanical Design like Pump head calculations, Pipe sizing and Equipment selection etc.

Conversant with various engineering standards like ASME, API, ASTM, NFPA, NORSOK, IRI and OSHA.

Site supervision of Mechanical Works.

Coordinating between consultant team and subcontractor’s team for construction work.

Review and study of all Technical Specifications, Approved Material Approval Requests and Drawings.

International experience in Middle East – Kuwait and in India with well-known international contractors, such as Saipem, Aker Solutions, STFA and (Client IOCL, Statoil, KOC) in various multi-cultural environment.

Member of Kuwait Society of Engineers (KSE)

Core Qualifications

Work Experience

Mechanical Engineer Oct 2015 – to date

STFA Construction Group – Kuwait Kuwait City, Kuwait Project: Kuwait Oil Company Small Boat Harbours Project, Construction of two Harbours, Pipelines & other Oil & Gas Facilities, 54 buildings, Civil, Electrical & Mechanical works, offshore Bridge over 42m long Value: over $450 Million of which Mechanical works Value: $35 Million. Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

Carried out Mechanical detailed engineering and handling of various deliverables such as Drawings, Documents and Material Approvals.

Coordinating between consultant team and subcontractor’s team for construction work.

Supervision of subcontractor’s Mechanical works at site.

Follow up of Work Progress at site for subcontractor payment applications.

Carry out the job as per KOC safety requirements.

Design coordination for successful execution of field work.

Verification and Inspection of received project materials along with QA/QC Engineer.

Carry out all planned site inspections as per the intervention points marked in the relevant drawing and standard.

Support the Quality Control team for inspection of mechanical works.

Technical Bid Evaluation for major equipment based on KOC specifications.

Approval of subcontractor deliverables such as shop drawings, Coordination drawings and other submittals.

Preparation of relevant documents to conduct testing inspection such as Hydro test for above ground and underground piping’s systems.

Review and study of all submittal logs and construction time schedules.

Actively participated in pre commissioning activities.

Active involvement in weekly meetings with the project management & QC supervisor and manager to resolve the site related issues.

Design Engineering Practice study for the


Preparation of Work Progress Payment application

Work Site management Preparation of various equipment and material submittals

Design Control Procedures Technical Bid Evaluation for major equipment’s

Review of Subcontract Agreements Project Planning VENKATESWARA RAO TAMMIRI Mechanical Engineer (KSE member) CV Venkateswara Rao Tammiri Page 2 of 3

Piping Design Engineer Sept 2013 – Sept 2015

Aker Solutions AES Services Mumbai, India

Project: Statoil Company (Norway) for the Nyhamna expansion piping project that takes place in a live gas plant, adding extra complexity to one of Norway’s biggest industry projects. Development of new facilities to receive the third party gas and also significant upgrade for various supporting utilities at Nyhamna, total value of $150 Million. Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

Engineering calculations.

Extraction of piping deliverables from PDMS.

Preparation of Valve list, Tie-in List and Material Requisitions for various items.

Preparation of Data Sheets for Valves & Specialty items and IFC deliverables.

Engineering study of requirements of the project and plans practical designs which are compatible with existing facilities and methods through the application of engineering principles and design practices and standards.

Preparation of Piping Isometrics from the PDMS.

Handling client comments, resolving the problems.

Coordinating with other disciplines like Structural, Electrical & Instrumentation and Construction team and close coordination with Client to discuss and resolve technical issues.

Follow up with Client Comments to get through the approval of Drawing/ Document or any other deliverable.

Preparing various reports and MOM’s with Clients and subcontractors. Piping Engineer Oct 2009 – Dec 2011

Avineon India Pvt Ltd Hyderabad, India

Project 1: IOCL Paradip Project (Greenfield Coastal Refinery) equipped with 11 crude oil tanks to store high sulphur heavy crude, with 58 petroleum product & intermediate tanks (including for liquid sulphur storage tanks). Main units such as Delayed Coking Unit (DCU) and Diesel Hydro Treatment (DHDT) Unit, total value INR150 Cr. Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

Generation of Unit Plot Plan for DCU and DHDT units as per Heurtey Petrochem Specifications.

Piping Modelling in PDMS.

3D design and Detailed Engineering for the DCU, DHDT units by using PDMS software.

Extraction of GAD’s, Isometric and MTO.

Participation of 3D Model review, Constructability review to client.

Verification of Vendor equipment drawings.

Technical Bid Evaluation for Piping Components / Specialty items.

Nozzle Orientation of various vessels and Platform orientation drawings.

Guiding Piping Designers and checking various deliverables.

Generation of Tie-in list, Valve list.

Product Storage Tank farm layout as per NFPA 30 above ground.

Calculation of dyke volume.

Preparation of Material Approval Requests.

Site visit during pre commissioning.

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Project 2: Kuwait Oil Company - New Gas Booster Station (BS-171 West Kuwait), EPC contract by Saipem Projects comprising of three high pressure and low pressure gas trains to produce 234 million Cu.ft/day of dry gas. Gas is fed from the existing gathering centers17, 27, 28 & 16, also having a Pipeline network from these units to Booster station & an Intermediate slug catcher, total value of $900 Million. Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

Generation of Area plot plans.

Piping modelling in PDMS and extraction of GAD’s and isometrics.

Modelling of Piping Supports for Intermediate slug catch (ISC) area by using Multi-Disciplinary Support System (MDS) module.

3D model reviews with Saipem engineering team.

Coordination with various engineering discipline groups.

Extraction of clash check, MTO reports from PDMS.

Checked Vendor GAD’s and provided comments on the GAD’s. Education

M.E (Heat Transfer in Energy Systems) – First Class Dec 2011 – Dec 2013 College of Engineering (A), Andhra University Visakhapatnam, India B.Tech (Mechanical Engineering) – First Class May 2005 – May 2009 PVPSIT, Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Kakinada, India Software Expertise:

Plant Design Management System (PDMS)

Plant Design System (PDS)


Auto CAD

MS Office Package


Leadership in Energy and Environment Design (LEED) basic training USGBC certificate.

Attended ‘Victaulic’ product and Tool demonstration for ‘Couplings & Fittings’ Installation.

E-Learning Course on the ‘Just Care’ – Health & Safety Environment from Aker Solutions.

Project based training at Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited (RINL) – Visakhapatnam Steel Plant for the project titled: ‘Implementation of Plate Type Heat Exchanger in Hydraulic System’ at Medium Merchant & Structural Mill Unit.

Membership / Approval:

Member of Kuwait Society of Engineers (Card #32950).

Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) Approval.


English (Fluent Spoken and Written)

Hindi (Fluent Spoken and Written)

Telugu (Mother Tongue)

Arabic (Basic)

References: available upon request

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