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Pipe stress engineer_analyst

Location:
Calgary, AB, Canada
Salary:
$55 per hour
Posted:
February 26, 2020

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R E S U M E

Roberto P de Guzman

** ********* **** **, *******, AB T3H4M4

Phone: 403-***-****; 403-***-****

e-mail: adb0h7@r.postjobfree.com

CAREER SUMMARY:

Over 25 years of experience on project engineering, mechanical/piping detailed design, equipment sizing and field engineering of industrial projects involving power generations, oil and gas, petrochemical and pulp and paper mill environment.

Specialize in the field of computerized pipe stress/flexibility analysis and pipe support design of high pressure/temperature steam and process piping systems for applicable code compliance using Caesar 2 and Autopipe . Field engineer, responsible for the timely delivery, installation, walk down and testing of vendor-supplied equipment, stainless steel, alloy steel, carbon steel and FRP piping systems, valves, pipe supports, spring hangers, vessels and structures, construction and field commissioning prior to steam blowing and/or plant start-up. Develops and manages project schedules and ensures that assigned scope of work are on-track, on-budget and deliverables are to company standards and meet client/owner requirements. Proficient in the use of the personal computer and advanced knowledge in the application and/or browsing of the Microsoft office suite including AutoCAD, Navisworks, 3D Autoplant, SPR, PDMS and Cadworks.

Currently involve on renewable energy Projects, SAGD, pipelines and various CPF plants. Recently involved on phase 2 Serafina and Black Pearl SAGD Projects, Edam West, Serafina, Black Pearl, Grizzly, Onion Lake, Sandall, Paradise Hills (all SAGD), pipeline projects (Pembina, Devon, UH in Chad SA, Strategic, Devon, PennWest ), and Vale Inco Nickel processing plants. Previously involved on Combined Cycle Power Plant projects, Meeker 2 gas plant (Colorado), LNG terminal (FEED) in Houston, Shell Refinery, Petro-Canada Pacer, Shaybah gas plant in Saudi Arabia, CNRL, Pipeline Projects (TCPL, Enbridge, FortisBC, ATCO, PennWest, Kinder Morgan, Wild Rose Energy, TCPL, United Hydrocarbon), Chevron Refinery, Exxon-Mobil Sakhalin 1, AEC SAGD, Suncor Millennium, Arco North Slope in Alaska, Caltex refinery, Suncor expansion, Syncrude. Other projects involvement include Keephills coal-fired power plants, co-generation and recovery boilers, pulp and paper mills, LNG terminals, pipelines and a medium to small gas compressor stations, satellites and tank facilities. WORK HISTORY

Boesco Tech, Calgary, Alberta

Jan 2018 – Current

Pipe Stress Engineer/Specialist/Coordinator - Performs visual, manual and computerized static pipe stress analyses, nozzle pro, and pipe support design of high pressure/temperature piping systems, and process piping systems for a oil and gas plant projects. Computerized analysis all for compliance with API/ANSI/ASME code requirements and vendor allowable loads for compliance with proper ASME code, allowable thermal deflections, hydrostatic loads and correct pipe supports selection. Designs pipe supports including variable springs, coordinate with structural group for steel supports design and confirmation of allowable forces and moments on steel structures. Coordinates piping stress activities with the piping group and structural engineers, and provides information on loads/forces and resolve pipe supports issues and deliverables. Checks and reviews piping configurations against 3D model including pipe support location. Checks and reviews Isometric drawings, approves and signs-off drawings for construction. Job includes project co-ordination.

Propak Systems, Airdrie, Alberta

Aug 2011 – November 2017

Pipe Stress Engineer/Specialist - Performs visual, manual and computerized static pipe stress analyses, nozzle pro, and pipe support design of high pressure/temperature piping systems, sour gas, hot oil, condensate, fluids transient steam relief, slug force, and process piping systems for a oil and gas plant projects. Computerized analysis all for compliance with API/ANSI/ASME code requirements and vendor allowable loads. Reviews results of pipe stress analyses performed by other stress engineers for compliance with proper ASME code, allowable thermal deflections, hydrostatic loads and correct pipe supports selection. Designs pipe supports including variable and constant springs, coordinate with structural group for steel supports design and confirmation of allowable forces and moments on steel structures. Performs localized stress calculation, vessel nozzle stresses and flange loading. Coordinates piping stress activities with the piping group and structural engineers, and provides information on loads/forces and resolve pipe supports issues and deliverables. Prepares spread sheet and data sheet for spring hanger schedule. Checks and reviews piping configurations against 3D model including pipe support location. Design and prepare sketches on special pipe supports. Checks and reviews Isometric drawings, approves and signs-off drawings for construction. Monitor activities, workloads and provides PM target schedule. Designs special pipe supports using AutoCAD including variable and constant spring hangers and expansion joints. Job includes project co-ordination. Project: Meeker ll Gas Plant, Rio Blanco, Colorado; Paradise Hills, Sandall, Onion Lake, Serafina, Edam West, Black Pearl (all SAGD), various pipelines, Black Pearl and Serafina Phase 2. Fluor-Daniel, Vancouver, BC

Nov 2009 - Aug 2011

Piping Stress Engineer/Specialist - Performs manual, visual and computerized static and dynamic pipe stress analyses of all process piping systems including high pressure/temperature piping systems using Caesar 2 and Autopipe software. Reviews, checks and approves drawings for construction. Coordinates with other disciplines including Manila and Calgary office and attends meeting to resolve piping deficiency and piping issues. Checks, reviews and signs off drawings for construction. Monitor activities, workloads and provides PE target schedule. Designs special pipe supports including variable and constant spring hangers, expansion joints and pipe components in accordance with the piping codes. Other activities include squad checking of vendor’s drawings, preparation of documents as well as data sheet and spread sheet.

Project: Vale-Inco Nickel Processing Plant, Labrador/New Foundland SNC-Lavalin Constructors Inc., Bothell, Washington Jan 2000 - Oct 2009

Pipe Stress Field/Engineer - Performs static and dynamic stress analyses and pipe support design of high pressure steam, condensate, boiler feed water, slug force, fluid transient steam relief, turbine nozzle loads calculations, critical and process piping systems for combined cycle power plant projects. Computerized analyses all for compliance with WRC, API, ANSI, ASME, NEMA SM23 code requirements and vendor allowable loads. Reviews results of pipe stress analyses performed by other stress engineers for compliance with proper ASME code, allowable thermal deflections, hydrostatic loads and correct pipe supports selection. Design pipe supports including variable and constant springs for high energy and other process piping systems, and coordinates with structural group for steel supports design and confirmation of allowable forces and moments on steel structures. Performs localized stress calculations, vessel nozzle stresses and flange loadings. Performs on-site inspection and fix-up of high-energy piping systems to correct construction mistakes, field modifications, spring hanger loads/travel adjustments, required temporary supports for hydrostatic testing and steam blow-down, and final system check-out. Performs walk-downs of existing piping installations and prepares cost estimates for engineering and/or re- engineering of proposed modifications and recommended fixes to correct faulty systems. Performs on-site piping audit of projects under construction prior to steam blowing and/or start-up, and responsible for field modifications. Checks and reviews piping configurations including pipe supports on 3D model, and approves drawings for construction.

Projects: Combined Cycle Power Plants: EMAL, Abu Dhabi, UAE: Astoria, New York, NY; Goreway, Toronto, Ontario; Toronto Airport GTAA, Toronto, Ontario; Gila River; Arizona; El Dorado, Arkansas; South Haven, Mississippi; Caledonia, Mississippi; Green County Energy, Jenks, OK; Ouachita, Parish, LA; Becancour, Quebec Tri-Ocean Natchiq Engineering Ltd., Calgary, AB

Oct 1992 - Dec 1999

Piping Engineer/Analyst - Performs visual and computerized static and dynamic pipe stress analyses of high pressure and high temperature piping systems, sour gas, steam, condensate and process systems for off-shore gas plant project using Caesar 2 software all in accordance with the piping codes ANSI B31.3, B31.4, B31.8, ASME Sec. V111 and API Standards. Design special pipe supports complete with calculations including localized stress, reinforcing pads and welds. Reviews piping design and layout, piping materials, valves and piping insulation, and pipe supports standards, and prepares piping specialty materials, data sheet and spread sheet. Checks MTO, piping standards, and weight of materials for modularization. Designs holdouts for modules transported through sea/ocean. Reviews, checks and signs off drawings for construction. Job includes project co-ordination, supervision, reviews and resolution of all piping deficiency.

Project: ExxonMobil Sakhalin 1, Sakhalin, Russia; Arco/BP North Slope Gas Plant, Alaska H.A. Simons Ltd., Vancouver, British Columbia

Jan 1987 - Sept 1992

Piping Engineer - involved on detailed engineering, field engineering and construction of co-generation power plant and pulp and paper mill. Responsible for the generation and upgrading of piping design and pipe supports standards and specifications, pipe supports systems and ASME/ANSI code compliance of all critical piping systems for the new mill. Reviewed and approved material specifications, vendor drawings, construction drawings and isometrics for fabrication and construction. Performed visual and computerize pipe stress analysis using Caesar 2 software and design of pipe supports.

Field Engineer - responsible for the installation and commissioning of all mechanical/piping systems including pipe supports, inspections, hydro-testing, field revisions, field material requisitions, co-ordination with field foremen/trades, shop fabricators and with the vendors, and resolutions of all piping issues. Project: Howe Sounds Pulp and Paper Mill, Howe Sounds, B.C. Boesco Tech Ltd., Mildred Lake, Alberta

Apr 1984 - Dec 1986

Field Engineer - responsible for the installation and commissioning of all piping systems including field materials requisition, walk down, field revisions and modifications, resolution of all field piping issues, and co-ordination with foremen/trades, vendors/contractors and other disciplines. Project: Syncrude, Ft. Murray, AB

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Mapua Institute of Technology, Manila, Philippines Piping Stress Analysis Workshop, Caesar 2, Calgary, AB Piping Design and Stress Analysis Workshop, Autopipe, Seattle, WA Pulp and paper manufacturing, BCIT, Burnaby British Columbia PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

Registered Mechanical Engineer, Philippines

Philippine Association of Professional Engineers

References: Upon request



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