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Power Plant Control

Ahmedabad, GJ, India
August 12, 2012

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Career Objective:

• Ambition to work in a growth oriented renowned organizations.

• Willing to take up challenging assignments where I can utlilize my skills & experience.

. To lead the implementation of new projects & be an asset to an organization..

Core strengths

• Excellent coordination/communication skills for ensuring timely project completion.

• Excellent man-management relations.

• Scaling newer heights with speed and accuracy of decision making in my areas of domain.

. Capable of adapting to the different levels of operations/persons.


Won spot award for project on”air compressor & air drier monitoring & control to Yokogawa DCS


Extensive hands on experience of working with power boiler steam & water chemistry analyzers:-

Rosemount & yokogawa make pH analyzers

Yokogawa make conductivity analyzers (.1 constant)

Hach make 5000 mode silica analyzer used for boiler steam & water silica analysis.

Thermo Orion make Dissolved oxygen analyzer

Thermo make sodium analyzer.(0 to 10ppb rang)

Thermo scientific DEHA analyzers

SOX-NOX analyzers for HRSG flue gas SOX-NOX analysis.

Generator Hydrogen purity analyzer

DEW point meter air drier.

Extensive hands on experience of working with field instruments used for turbine & boiler parameters monitoring & controlling load generation & safe plant operation:

Pressure, temperature, level, switches, servo, solenoids.

Temperature transmitters with thermocouple (0 to 1000 degc) for boiler temperature measurements,RTD based temperature measurement for turbine controls & monitoring

Pressure,flow, level transmitters, gauges Control valves & control valve accessories (MIL,FISHER,make)

Conversant with instrumentation for process units, Boilers, Fire and Gas detection system, Flame scanner and smokedetectionsystem.

Hands on experience of working with DCS systems of:

Siemens CS 3000; has worked in both AS & OS systems of the system. Logics building-vision HMI software

GE Fanuc make MARK V DCS;(<I> processor Advantech PC using windows 98 as OS )

Honeywell PLC

ABB 800 XAA HMI & ABB advasoft

SCADA systems of Fix32 (for Power & energy data management system & as HMI scada for honey well PLC)

Wonder ware 32 scada HMI software

Conversant with SAP (instrument \material management) software.

Software known:-C,C+,Visual Basic,Windows OS 98,Windows 2003 OS,Microsoft excel,SAP,matlab

Projects carried out-

Configured air compressors & air drier controls to Yokogawa DCS systems.

Configured Fire Protection & control signals, chlorination dosing monitoring & controls signals & to Honeywell PLC.

Fix 32 server prepation:-Used for Power & energy data management; Data can be fetched from any place.

Mark V <I> processor (HMI) preparation: Using windows 98 OS & MARK V HMI software.

Centralized fire controlling stations of essar steel plant & ESSAR POWER: Fire pumps operations of both the plant can be monitored & controlled sitting in any of the both plants.

Working Experience:-

Currently working as a Deputy manager( instrumentation engineer) at Thermal based combined cycle power plant, ESSAR POWER LTD since July,2009 .


Calibration & maintenance of Turbine & boiler monitoring instruments.(switches,gauges,control valves, Transmitters)

Troubleshooting any instrumentation side defects in plant & getting solution to it.

Implementation of any logic modifications for process requirements in DCS.Prevetive maintenance of DCS systems(including taking backups )

Configuration of new signals to DCS, Cable scheduling, Loop checking.

Installation, Inst cable laying, conduit installation, JB installation, Hook up installation, inspection, calibration, loop checking, site acceptance test, site modification as required at site condition.

Co-ordination with vendor representative for special Inst./system checking

Working knowledge of SAP (instrument \material management) software.

Design activities like preparation of systems and Instrument Specification, control schematics, Inst. Stds., Function schematics, cable schedule, logic diagram, control room, field inst. Layouts, Hazardous area equipment & practices, cost estimation. Handle responsibilities of managing and auditing performance of contractors

Provide engineering support for procurement activities for instrumentation and control systems

Review detailed design of projects for technical accuracy, compliance, company codes and requirements


Hands on experience in, trouble shooting, start up, shutdown job & preventive / corrective maintenance, manpower / inventory control.

Maintenance of Gas turbines & steam turbines controlling structures.

Training attended:-

External trainings:-

-BHEL steam turbines:-construction of turbine, differtent turbine HP & LP stage blades. Had site visit also. Types of Sealing’s used .Rotor blades assembly, Turbine assembly, Rotor load testing,Rotor alignment.

-MIL control valves training at Kerala:-All types of control valves manufactured by them. Control valve accessories like positioned, position transmitter, limit switches, regulator,I\P converters)control valve & valve body assembly. Calibration procedure, installation procedure. Had site visit also.

-Scada software wonder ware 32 HMI software.

-In-house trainings:-Gas turbines construction & controls

Hydraulics skid:-Type of hydraulic oil used turbine trip control circuit,pressure ratings required,servo operation & types


PH METER(determine whether the given solution os acid or base)made use of TL081,a low power consumption FET based amp.)

:Automatic Car Parking Monitoring & Data Acquisitiion Systems :Based on RSlogiix 500-PLC & Rs-view 32 SCADA(Use for Infrared sensors for sensing car entering or leaving Car Parking Area.Counters used give no of cars that have entered parking area.SCADA for data acquisition)

ACADEMIC SEMINAR ON:- I-V CHARACTERISATION OF NANO PARTICLES(measurement & analysis techniques for nano size materials)

ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENTS:-Won THIRD PRIZE for circuit troubleshooting (circuit given was of water level controller) held at college level.

Educational Summary:

1.SSC. 10th(2003 yr)

Percentage:-69.29 %

Board:-Gujarat Board..


Discipline:-Science(2005 yr)

Percentage:-67.11 %

Board:-Gujarat Board

Achieved Bachelor's degree instrumentation & Control Engineering

University of Gujarat in Year 2009 july with 71.38%

Language Capability:-

English : Spoken: fluent; written: fluent, reading: fluent

Hindi : Spoken: fluent; written: good; reading: good

Gujarati : Spoken: fluent; written; reading: good

Sindhi : Mother tongue


1. Reading: Reading motivational books.

2. Listening music

3. Travelling

Personal Information:

Name: Divya Phatnani

Date of birth:-27/12/1987

Employment Status: Full time

Relationship status: single



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