Charles W. DeRiso
Kingwood, Texas 77339
** *****. ****** ****** ********** using Cadworx Plant 2019, Cadworx Equipment 2019, Navis Works, AutoCAD 2019. LFM Server (Laser Scan)
Cadworx project folder setup, specification creation and editing. Constructing and Rendering 3-D Models with Cadworx 2019 Ability to generate P&IDs, Piping Plans, Isometrics, Material Take Offs, Lift Plans and Structural Pipe Support Drawings.
2 Years. Experience in field operations as a Field Survey Instrument Operator using Auto level, Theodolite and Total Station/Data Collector. 16 Years. Experience in Piping- Heavy Industrial Construction. 12 Years as Foreman and Piping General Foreman.
Experience in Testing, Turnover and Startup Procedures of piping systems in the Petro Chem, Mining, Power and Paper Mill Industries. Can Do attitude and ability to follow instructions with attention to detail. 30 Hr. OSHA Certified (Construction Safety and Health) WORK HISTORY
06/19-Present Flesch Engineering, Houston, Texas.
Senior Piping Designer-Using Cadworx Plant, Cadworx Equipment, and LFM Server. Piping Lead directing Piping Designers and coordinating between Instrumentation, Structural/Civil disciplines, I directed our scan contractor in scans and conducted Field Survey trip to gather job information. I was responsible for Plant Layout Design from T.I.C. estimates through I.F.C. drawing packages for Chemical Facilities in the Houston Area. 04/06-06/19 Demar Engineering, / Burrow Engineering, Houston, Texas. Senior Piping Designer-Using Cadworx Plant and Cadworx Equipment Modules. Piping Lead directing Piping Designers and coordinating between Instrumentation, Structural/Civil disciplines, I was responsible for Plant Design and Layout from T.I.C. estimates through I.F.C. drawing packages for Chemical Facilities in the Houston Area. 10/04-04/06 Resun Leasing Inc. Houston, Texas.
Architectural Draftsman-My responsibilities were to produce Architectural design/presentation packages for various Design/Build Modular Building Projects from 2,000 SF to 25,000 SF. Using Architectural Desktop 2004 and VIZ.
12/01-10/03 Pasadena Piping Products, Pasadena, Texas. Piping Draftsman-My responsibilities were to Produce Piping Isometrics, Cut Sheets, Bills of Material and Weld Maps from Client furnished Orthographic drawings. These Drawings were always In Metric Usually from Japanese or German Clients. I was trained to use the new software (Iso Express) and in a period of one month I was generating 60 Isometric sheets a day. 05/01-11/01 Jacobs Engineering/Merit, Exxon Chemicals Baytown, Texas Piping Draftsman/Detailer- Led the Drafting Dept. in the transition from Board Drafting to AutoCAD. Responsibilities included, Set up of AutoCAD 2000LT Drawing Template Libraries and training of personnel. Generated Symbol Libraries per Exxon Specs. Field trips to gather accurate field measurements and sketches for the generation of Piping plans and Isometric drawings. 02/01-05/01 Bergailia & Associates/Shell Exploration and Production Co, Houston, Texas AutoCad Draftsman- Duties included Crew field trips to Michigan and South Texas to capture necessary data to produce P&IDs, Corrosion Monitoring drawings and Relief Path Study drawings. Generation of 3- D Models of Blow out preventers, Moon pool arrangements, ROV Sleds and Drilling structures for feasibility studies using AutoCAD 2000.
10/00-02/01 Pasadena Tank Corp. Pasadena, Texas
AutoCAD Draftsman-Responsibilities included producing Production drawings for API-650 storage tanks in AutoCAD Rel.14 and AutoCAD 2000. Producing detail drawings of tank nozzles, stairs, ladders and floating roof systems. Performing calculations to assure proper fit up and generation of Bills of Material for all assemblies.
Generation of CNC Layer entities.
10/98-10/00 JE Merit Constructors/Exxon Chemicals. Baytown, Texas. Board Pipe Designer/Drafter-Responsibilities included obtaining accurate Field measurements and sketches for the generation of piping plans And Isometrics. Designing and routing new piping for add ons and Revisions at the Pilot plant, Locate and mark tie ins, Field Sketching for replacement of corroded piping, Revisions to P&IDs and Detailing of necessary concrete and steel for pipe supports. 7/98-9/98 S & B Constructors/Shell Chemical. Deer Park, Tx. Pipe Fabricator- General pipe fitting duties associated with Construction of new Unit. 1/98-5/98 Kellogg Brown & Root/Exxon Refinery. Baytown, Tx. Pipe Fabricator- DAU Turnaround- Fabricated Small Bore Piping Spools for Outage. FLEXICOKER-Fabricated and Installed new piping to replace damaged Piping due to January 98 Burnout.
4/97-11/97 Harmony Construction/Bayer Chemicals. Baytown, Texas. Pipe Foreman-Supervised 12-man crew during construction and startup of new unit. Duties included ordering Spools and Material, Coordinating with other crafts. 11/96-3/97 Belmont Construction/Bayer Chemicals. Baytown, Texas. Pipe Fabricator-Fabricated new pipe spools for tie ins and Revisions to the Steam Plant Upgrade and new Nitrogen System.
4/96-11/96 Parsons Construction Services/AkzoNobel Chemicals. Deer Park, Tx. Pipe General Foreman- Supervised all piping activities during Construction of new T-Mal Unit. Approximately 9,000 LF of piping spools and small-bore piping was erected, tested and flushed. Responsible for providing craft coordination between Pipe, Instrument, Millwright, Rigging and Electrical Departments. Duties included manpower loading, monitoring material and spool Delivery dates, Coordination and scheduling of shutdowns for completion of 45 Tie Ins to Existing Units. 1/96-3/96 Brown & Root Inc./Westvaco Paper Corp. Luke, Maryland. Lead General Foreman- Supervised piping activities during Paper Machine Rebuild. Duties included manpower loading, monitoring Material and onsite spool fabrication, Preparation of completion Schedules
(Primavera), assessing equipment requirements and Planning Mini outages and scope of work to be done during these outages.
9/95-12/95 Kellogg Constructors Inc./Exxon B.O.P, Baytown, Texas. Pipe Foreman-Supervised 15-man Pipe crew during construction of new B.O.P. Unit. My Area was Pipe Rack 8.
3/95-9/95 Brown & Root Inc./Champion International Paper Co, Sheldon, Texas. Pipe General Foreman-Supervised 45-man pipe crew during Construction of new Bale Pulper and V.O.C. Unit and associated Piping systems, approximately 8,000 LF of piping. Duties included Oversight of offsite fabrication of all Stainless-Steel piping Spools. 2/94-11/94 Brown & Root Inc./Riverwood International Corp, Macon, Ga. Pipe General Foreman-Supervised 40-man pipe crew during Paper Machine Rebuild. My area of responsibility was the ground floor of The Machine Bldg. Work involved a Total wet end rebuild including Head box, Fourdrinier and extensive modifications to the Press Section. Approximately 3,500 LF. of piping was demolished and Replaced during a 45-day shutdown. 1/94-2/94 Brown & Root Inc./Georgia Pacific Corp, Ashdown, Ark. Pipe Foreman-Supervised 15-man pipe crew during 14-Day shutdown. New Starch and Additives Systems were installed to change grades of paper on the No. 63 Machine. Work done to the No. 64 Machine Included modification to the Fan Pump intake piping to alleviate cavitation/vibration problems. 8/93-12/93 Brown & Root Inc./Westvaco Corp, Charleston, S.C. Pipe General Foreman/Pipe Draftsman-Generated Piping Isometric Drawings from Client furnished Orthographic drawings to facilitate Onsite fabrication of all piping spools. When the Shutdown began, I supervised a 35-man pipe erection crew. I was responsible for all Phases of construction from takeoffs to Final installation and testing.
6/92-8/93 Brown & Root Inc./Inland Container Corp, Maysville, Ky. Pipe Foreman-Supervised 15-man pipe crew, Completed grass roots O.C.C. Paper mill. Areas of responsibilities were the Lubrication, Hydraulic and High-Pressure Shower systems on the Head box, Fourdrinier, Press section, Winder and Calendar Stack. 4/92-5/92 Brown & Root Inc./Union 76 Refinery, Santa Maria, California Pipe Foreman-Supervised 10-man pipe crew, Fabricated and Installed Piping Modifications to existing Tank Farm To Upgrade to current E.P.A. Standards.
11/91-3/92 Brown & Root Inc./Virginia Fibre Corp, Riverville, Virginia Pipe Foreman- Supervised 14-man pipe crew, Drafted Isometric Drawings. Fabricated and Installed pipe spools (Approximately 600 LF Of Carbon Steel Heavy Wall) 600# Steam Piping to increase capacity To the Dryer System during a 5-Day Shutdown.
12/90-11/91 Brown & Root Inc./Georgia Pacific Corp, Ashdown, Arkansas Pipe Foreman- Supervised 15-man pipe crew, Responsible for all vendor supplied piping for the No. 64 Paper Machine (Approximately 2,000 LF of Stainless Steel 316L Small bore). One of my responsibilities was to act as liaison with the vendor who was Finnish, to interpret their Engineering Drawings that were in Finnish using the Metric System.
5/90-11/90 Brown & Root Inc./E.I. DuPont de Nemours Corp, Belle, West Virginia Pipe Fitter-Worked as a member of a small pipe crew during construction of a new Laboratory. There was a wide range of piping that I was involved with from 6" Sanitary Sewer, Inconel and Monel Socket weld, Sweated Copper and small-bore Pyrex Glass piping. 11/89-5/90 Brown & Root Inc./Champion International Corp, Sheldon, Texas Board Pipe Drafter/Material Takeoff- Responsible for all materials for the Pipe Dept. Including Writing Requisitions, Receiving, Warehousing and Tracking. I was the only onsite Pipe Drafter, My duties included Special Projects and generating drawings for revisions and to document back charges. 11/88-11/89 Brown & Root Inc./Champion International Corp, Cantonment, Florida Board Pipe Drafter/Material Takeoff- Responsible for all materials For the Pipe Dept. Including Writing Requisitions, Receiving, Warehousing and Tracking During a Paper Machine rebuild. Designed Piping for new Lube Oil Skid that was added late in the job and Drafted Isometrics for this piping to be fabricated. My duties included Special Projects and generating drawings for revisions and to document back charges.
1/88-11/88 Brown & Root Inc./Georgia Pacific Corp, Port Hudson, Louisiana Pipe Foreman- Supervised 15-man pipe crew during Construction of a new Paper Machine. My area of responsibility was the Mezzanine Floor (Approximately 1,200 LF of Carbon Steel piping in a size range of 2" thru 24"). Upon completion of this area, I was moved to the Press Section and the Vendor Piping
(Approximately 500 LF of Stainless-Steel small bore) where I gained experience with the metric System and interpreting Finnish Engineering Drawings.
3/85-1/88 Brown & Root Inc./Phelps Dodge Corp, Morenci, Arizona Pipe Foreman- Supervised 16-man pipe crew and 3 Equipment Operators during construction of a new Copper- Solvent-Extraction/Electro-Winning facility. My area of responsibility was the Off sites A/B Train which consisted of a small Tank Farm and Pump Slab and approximately 25 miles of Off sites Pipelines.
(Large Bore 316L Stainless Steel and HDPE from 2" thru 24") I was responsible for 2 ea 450 Case Dozers, 2 ea 15 Ton Galion Cherry Pickers, 2 ea Large all terrain Forklifts, 1 ea D6 Side boom Dozer, 2 ea 12" thru 24" HDPE Fusion Machines and 2 ea Winch Trucks. 9/84-3/85 Thomas Engineering Co, N. Little Rock, Arkansas Survey Instrument Operator- I operated a Lietz/Sokishia Total Station, Zeiss Auto Level and Lietz Theodolite. Scope of work was Property Surveys, Construction Surveys, and Topographic Surveys using Electronic Measurement and pulling a Chain.
4/84-9/84 United States Geological Survey, N. Little Rock, Arkansas Cartographers Aid- Assisted Mapmakers as a rod man on a survey crew, work involved cleaning and maintaining all equipment, vehicle and survey instruments to operating a Philadelphia rod and a Precise Level 3-Wire Rod.
4/83-4/84 Brown & Root Inc./Phelps Dodge Corp, Silver City, New Mexico Pipe Fitter- Worked as a Pipe fitter on a pipe crew during construction of a new Copper- Solvent- Extraction/Electro-Winning facility. (6" thru 24" 316L Stainless Steel Sch/10 Piping) Also I ran approximately 12 miles of cross-country 10" Carbon Steel Pipeline. 11/82-2/83 Brown & Root Inc./Chevron Refinery, Pascagoula, Mississippi Pipe Fitter-Worked as a Pipe fitter on a pipe crew during construction of a new Hydrogen Unit (12" thru 20" 1 1/4% / 9% Heavy Wall Chrome-Moly).
11/81-5/82 Brown & Root Inc./Mobil Minerals Corp, Gillette, Wyoming Pipe Fitter-Worked as a Pipe fitter on a pipe crew during Construction of service facilities for the new Rojo Caballo Coal Mine. (Small bore thru 12" Carbon Steel sch/40 Piping). 7/80-10/81 Brown & Root Inc./Tenneco Minerals Co, Green River, Wyoming Pipe Fitter-Worked as a Pipe fitter on a pipe crew during construction of service facilities for a grassroots Soda ash (Trona) Mine. I was assigned to the Boiler crew where my duties were to erect piping on the New Steam Boiler, the piping consisted of Heavy Wall Piping associated with the Mud, Steam and Economizer Drums.
7/77-7/80 U.S. Army
3 Months Training, Ft. Bliss, Texas / Ft. Dix, New jersey 2 Years Ft. Clayton, Panama Canal Zone
9 Months Ft. Rucker, Alabama
64C-Wheeled Vehicle Operator- Operated Wheeled Vehicles From 1/4 Ton Jeep thru 10 Ton Tractor Trailer In a Transportation/Engineering Battalion. 63F-Wheeled Vehicle Recovery Specialist-Received O.J.T. and operated 2 1/2 Ton thru 10 Ton Recovery Vehicle (Wrecker) Received Honorable Discharge, Good Conduct Medal and Driver's Badge. For over 10,000 Safe Miles
5/77-7/77 Brown & Root Inc./South Texas Power, Bay City, Texas Pipe Fitter Helper-Pipe Fitter Helper-Worked as a Pipe fitter Helper on a pipe crew during construction of grassroots Nuclear Power Plant.
G.E.D.- U.S. Army 1977
Lee College - Baytown, Texas.
Presently Seeking Associate of Applied Science in Drafting Technology.
(58 credits completed)