AMIT GAUTAMCHAND CHOPRA
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** ***** ** ********** ** fortune 500 companies with exposure to international assignments, mega projects and leading large team.
Successful leader with expertise in Instrumentation and control, Engineering, automation, commissioning, project management and O&M.
Rich experience in control system design, Engineering, automation, projects, Reliability initiatives & Quality, Process Enhancements & Man Management.
Proficiency in Engineering, Equipment selection, Design practices and standards.
Proficiency in project management at different stages like concept selection, pre-feed, FEED and detail engineering, procurement & commissioning.
Expertise in design specification, tendering, vendor coordination, Client interface, Functional safety, ICSS, field instrumentation selection and design and electrical deliverables.
Worked with different tools like Smart plant Instrumentation (in tools), Flowcalc, CONVAL and Model navigation for oil and gas projects.
Deft in managing processes involving resource planning, inspection, team building and co-ordination with internal departments.
Deft in Different control systems, automation and network, process automation systems & knowledge on their configuration, troubleshooting and programming, cyber security.
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (B.E) –Instrumentation and PGDBM (MBA)-Operations.
Excellent communication & interpersonal skills with strong analytical, team building, problem solving and organizational abilities.
From June ’18 (2+ years) with “ExxonMobil Services and technology division”, Bengaluru as Advanced instrument and control Engineer
Involvement in different stages of capital project like concept selection, Pre feed, FEED, detail engineering which involves but not limited to technology & equipment selection, MAC selection, project specification, providing key I&C deliverables etc. for new projects.
Worked as Technical lead for a couple of FEED projects and lead all disciplines like Electrical, instrumentation, process, piping and working as PMC discipline lead for all other projects.
Developing and reviewing design basis, Instrumentation and control Engineering deliverables, calculations, Material requisition for control systems and field Instrumentation.
Participation in feasibility studies, Hazop workshops, SIL studies, gate packages preparation.
Developing DCS function logics, philosophy, SIS calculation, Technical documentation.
Looking after Tech. selection, system Interface and scope documents preparation, cost & schedule estimation.
Strengthening Industrial cyber security across ExxonMobil assets.
1. Rovuma LNG - Involved in FEED design for 7.6 Mtpa LNG trains, project specifications, design basis preparation,review of engineering deliverables, proposal review and optimization etc. are in scope work.
2. Liza unity offshore - worked with SBM for ICSS system design & specifications, FAT.
3. Chad polymer - complete detail engineering, procurement and commissioning for polymer injection into wells to improve production of existing Wells. Worked with project team for selection, design, procurement and Vendor documents reviews and construction queries solution during commissioning.
4. HPXP LNG - Concept and then FEED for in house LNG Technology evaluation and optimization. Generating key deliverables to prepare licensee package.
5. Golden pass LNG - Involved in reviewing document pertaining to FEED design - ad- hoc basis
Working as SPI administrator for all SPI Databases.
June ’07 – June ’18 (11 years) with “Reliance Industries Limited (Refinery Division)”, Jamnagar as Sr. Manager (Instrumentation)
Looked after Tech. selection, Interface and scope documents preparation, cost estimation, detail engineering, erection, commissioning of internal projects (PIOs, MOCs).
Supported brown field projects and grass root projects including onshore projects with I&C perspective.
Key projects executed are J2 Fluidized catalytic cracking unit, on shore jetty, integration of plants between two refineries, loading gantry etc.
1.J2 FCC unit - Worked along with Bechtel for complete EPC phase to deliver right design in place.
2.DTA SEZ integration – detail engineering, procurement and commissioning for instrumentation
Led a team of engineers and senior engineer for operation and maintenance for two refinery units
Purchase follow up and Techno commercial discussion with vendors.
Have active involvement in SIL, HAZOP, Root cause analysis & reliability improvement studies.
Jul’06 – June ’07 (1 year) with Torrent pharmaceuticals Ltd., Mehsana as GET in Projects
Key Responsibilities Handled
Worked as project engineer. My job responsibility is from project designing, procurement, estimation, discussion with vendor, installation, execution, and commissioning of the project.
Involved in projects having exposure of PLC (Allen Bradley, Mitsubishi) for critical Pharmaceutical machines. Control logic, I/O design, selection of field instruments, calibration, PLC validation etc.
Independent project on BMS (Building management system). Also worked on ABB DCS (800XA).
Skill on control system design, troubleshooting, customer query resolutions. Skill on DCS, ESD, Fire and gas, package system design, system Architecture.
Skill on Onshore & Offshore ICSS system design and measurement instruments selection.
Skill on developing, reviewing and applying knowledge to PFDs, P&IDs and SMPs, datasheets, Hook-ups, layouts, wiring Diagram, I/O list, Schedules, C&E, MTO & other Instrumentation diagrams & Drawings.
Wide exposure to commissioning, operation and maintenance and reliability improvement phases in plants.
Knowledge on Different Instrument standards (API, ASME, ISA, IEC, NFPA, Shell DEPs etc.) and their application in engineering/design. Exposure to software like smart plant instrumentation (In tools), instrucalc, flowcalc, conval, model navigation etc. and well conversant with package and auxiliary instruments.
Planning and effective budget, cost and schedule with involvement in design basis, proposals creation cost estimation and review for projects.
Involvement in SIL, PHA, LOPA & HAZOP studies and workshops.
Directing, leading and motivating workforce; imparting continuous on job training for accomplishing greater effectiveness/ efficiency.
Efficient in Resource planning, manpower management.
Won prizes & certificates in Technical & extra-curricular activities at school & college level
Training on DCS & ESD(SYS-I,CON-I) by M/s Invensys(Schneider)
Training on Metering Skid by Daniel instruments (Emerson), Singapore
Training on Cyber security by M/s Yokogawa
B.E.(Instrumentation & Control)
L.D. College of Eng., Ahmedabad
Date of Birth : 13th December 1984
Residential Address : D-32, Om Tower, Camp Road, Shahibaug,
Hobbies : Reading books, Watching Films, Listening Music, writing quotes