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Engineer Power Plant

Pasig, Philippines
May 22, 2020

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Tirso Separa Buen

Lot **, Block **,Dogwood St. corner Maple, Phase 2, Greenwoods Executive Village, San Andres, Cainta, Rizal 1900 Mobile:+639*********+or +639********* Landline: 63(2)8660036

Site QC Engineer/Supervisor

Highly adaptable and very much flexible in every work discipline assigned as per project requirements. Given commendation due for hard work and excellence and timely execution of work.

Respected leader, known for teamwork schemes type work loading. Developed good relationship between sub-contractors and clients. Enhance and polish individual talent and skills necessary to create modernly and technically induced execution of work.

Expert trouble shooter both technical, conceptual aspect of work. All work sequence must be able to pass the level of standard set by the governing specifications quality and safety wise.


Project Management

Fabrication Supervision

Managing Piping Installation

Piping /Welding Quality Control

NDE Testing level 2 ASNT-TC-!A

Structural QC

Welding Inspector

Well versed in ASME,AWS,API codes

Flange Management

Welding Process and Qualification

Piping Components technical QC

Painting and Corrosion

Inspection and Test Plan

Test Packages

Testing and Flushing

Pre-Commission and Commissioning Punch listing

Electrical and Instrumentation


To be able to secure a position such that it will serve not only for the purpose of career advancement but also as challenge to my knowledge and abilities to gain skills and expand comprehensions on innovative technologies, so to practice more my profession for the enhancement and development of my experience including years of practice in the construction field of Oil & Gas, Petrochemical industries, Ship repair & Power plants.


Year: 1983 – 1988

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering

Technological Institute of the Philippines, Philippines

Pass the Board: April 1989 PRC Registered Electrical Engineer No. 14162

Professional Experience

October 13, 2018 to Present

June 22, 2018 – October 13, 2018

April 01 2014 to June 2018

Oct. 10, 2013 – March 22, 2014

Sept. 02, 2011 – Sept.30, 2012

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Self employed

Worked any technical jobs to earn a living

Position Held: QC Inspector

Company: Jurong Engineering ( EESB) Malaysia

Job Task:

Officiate all Piping System Pressure test and other pre-commissioning activities

Such as;

Piping Systems Internal Cleaning/ Preservation

Piping Systems Re- instatement

Piping Systems Flange Management

And other QC works Documentations.

Most significant achievement was to solve at most 7000

Flange joints list as backlogs for mechanical completion.

Working as Freelance Electrical and Structural Sub-contractor.

Position Held: Plant Piping Specialist

Company: Mitsubishi Power System

Country: Thailand

Nong seng 1600 MW Combine cycle Power Plant

Job Tasks:

I was able to Fastrack erection of Turbine, Steam, Process, and Utility Piping System.

Act as EPC Project Management Supervisor who ensures quality, safety and timely execution of piping works For Nong Seng 1600 MW Combine Cycle Power Plant.

Manage Piping Installation and Components, Quality, Safety and Timely execution of work.

Generate ECC, MCC punch lists, and Pre-commissioning test after re-instatement.

Perform walk-down activities with the client prior to system Hand over.

Position Held: Piping Inspector

Company: Jurong Engineering PTE. LTD

Country: Algeria

Sonatrach Rehabilitation and Adaptation Project

Mar. 08, 2010 – Sept.30, 2010

May. 05, 2009 – Dec.12, 2009

Apr. 10, 2008 – Sept.21, 2008

Jun. 28, 2007 – Nov.30, 2007

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Position Held: Piping Lead Line checker

Company: Jurong Engineering PTE. LTD

Country: Jurong Island, Singapore

Exxon Mobile SPOX-SPT parallel Train Project

Position Held: Piping Line checker

Company: Jurong Engineering PTE. LTD

Country: Singapore-Pular Ular

Shell Houdini Ethylene Cracking Project

Job Tasks:

Assist the Chief QC Engineer in terms of overall QC works for Sonatrach Adaptation and Rehabilitation Projects.

Exxon Mobil SPT, Shell Houdini Activitiies Fabrication and erection, QC checking (Pipe, Fittings and valves), Assignment of NDE,

Punch listing and Testing

Generation and Checking of Test Packages (i.e. Review of P&ID, Isometric drawings) and

Resolve discrepancies) as well as generation of Punch lists items.

Coordinate Supervisors to clear punch list and supervise the work as well.

Position Held: Piping Supervisor

Company: Technip Consortium

Country: Vietnam-Dong Quat Dong Quat Refinery-First oil Refinery in Vietnam

Job Task:

Supervise all Sub- contractors in punch clearing activities on piping systems.

Coordinate, resolves site technical variation issues, (Pipe re-rout, Clashes with Electrical, HVACs) and coordinate with Field Engineers to resolve the issues officially.

Check Test Packages generation, Check P&ID and isometric drawings, Test blocks and Other issues like:

Percent NDE, pipe supports, material,pressure on test, Test medium as per Piping Line list.

Generate MCC punch and performed Commissioning test.

Position Held: Test Package Coordinator

Company: Chiyoda Technip Joint Venture

Country: Qatar-Ras Laffan

Qatar Gas LNG Train Project

Oct.19,2005– Feb. 22,2006

Apr. 09, 2000 – Jun, 2005

Feb-01, 1996 staggered until

Aug. 27, 1999

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Job Task:

Supervise all Sub- contractors in punch listing activities on piping systems.

Was able to generate Test Packages in Three months period, a total of 7200.

Generate Test Blocks, Limits and Pressure.

Review P&ID, Isometric Drawings.

Generate ECC /MCC punch and performed Commissioning test.

Position Held: QC Inspector

Company: Plant Engineering Company


Shell Refinery-Bukom Shutdown Project

Job Tasks:

Assigning NDE on its system undergoing rehabilitation.

Inspect all fabricated spools prior to installation.

Generate Test Plan and Test Packages.

Test all installed repaired pipes prior to operation for Shell Bukom Shutdown Project.

Position Held: Construction Engineer/Supervisor

Company: TSBC Technical Services

Country: Philippines

Job Task:

Project in charge in the Installation as well as repair of Fire Protection Piping, HVAC,

Plumbing and other Mechanical and Electrical works.

Position Held: QC Engineer/Construction Engineer/Estimator Company: Fluor Daniel Pacific

Country: Philippines

Job Task:

Started as QC Engineer 1 promoted to QC Engineer 3, Estimator and Lastly Construction Engineer who engaged in Construction and Quality Engineering on all projects of Fluor for Procter and Gamble Philippines, (i.e., Welding, Piping Fabrication, Blast and Paint), Mechanical Equipment Quality Control and Supervision

Nov. 29, 1993-Mar.25, 1994

Jun 10, 1991-Mar.25,1993


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Position Held: NDT Supervisor

Company: MW Kellogg

Country: Malaysia

Coordinate all NDE Activities assigned to all Sub-contractors in MLNG Dua Project PETRONAS.

Piping Punch listing job aside from doing Visual and other NDE techniques such as;

UT,MPT, RT,PT,and review of RT films and UT reports.

Position Held: NDE Inspector

Company: Technical Welding Laboratory


Performs NDE testing for both Fabrication and Erection of Piping Spools during the construction of Formosa Plastic Plant located in Fort Comport Texas.

Conduct visual inspection, RT and UT examination of repair works in Conoco PhilipS Refinery in Kenai, Alaska

Position Held: Quality Inspection Engineer

Company: ACCCO/SGS

Country: Philippines

Responsible as third Party Inspector for Oil & Gas Companies, Shipbuilding and Power Plants with different testing categories such as; NDE, Welding, Painting, Insulation and CP.



MS Office (Word, Access, Excel, PowerPoint) Basic (Smart plant, AutoCAD), Power Director.


Flange Management QC and Supervision July 2018

Balancing Renewable energy- IIEE 3rd Metro manila Conference August 5, 6, 2016

Team Contract Management-Fluor Daniel Makati, Philippines July 8,10,1996

ISO Awareness Seminar-SGS Makati, Philippines--September 25, 1993

Welding Inspection and Quality Control-Welding Institute of the Philippines—--May 31-June 5, 1990

ASNT-TC Level 2 NDE Seminars-ACCCO-Quezon City, Philippines April 1988

Overseas Trainings and Seminars

Supervisory Training Course—Exxon Mobil—Jurong Island, Singapore June 12 to 15, 2010

Supervisory Skills Training Shell—Pulau Ular, Singapore June 2009

Radiation Safety for Industrial Radiography—Frank Malek-Texas USA December 5 to 10,1992

ASNT-TC Level 2 NDE Seminars- Century Inspection- Anchorage Alaska, USA---June 1991

Petroleum and Mining Safety-University of Alaska USA Alaska USA November 15 to 19,1991

Portfolio on Request Available for Relocation

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