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API Inspection Engineer seeking job world wide

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Serial No: 16945

List top 5 skills: api inspector, inspection engineer, integrity inspector, qa/qc engineer, supervisor quality
Short Bio:

15 years of extensive experience in onshore and offshore Oil field’s live plant in service inspection work as an Inspection Engineer. Have been working with Organizations like Petroleum development Oman, Qatar Gas, Qatar Petroleum, Total, ADMA-OPCO, Shell,NPCC, Dusup, Petrofac, Gas Negara etc.

 Hands on experience in service Inspection of Vessels, Heat exchangers, pipelines, process piping, Above ground storage tanks, Installation of related vessels, equipment and GRE/GRP pipe installations.

Current location: 

India - View on map

Nationality: 

Indian

Preferred Sector of Employment: 

Oil, Gas and Energy

Spoken languages: 

Arabic, english, Hindi, Malayalam

Locations I am interested in working:

Anywhere



EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION

Diploma in Mechanical Engineering from government of Kerala.

Pass with First class in 1987.

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION

CSWIP 3.2 Senior Welding Inspector

Pressure Vessel Inspector API-510

AG Storage Tank Inspector API-653

Piping Inspector API-570

B-gas painting Inspector Gr-II

Nebosh IGC

Lead auditor Quality management system (BSI India)

ASNT Level II (RT, MT, UT, and PT)

TRAINING

Off- shore surveillance.

Helicopter escape.

Quality System Awareness program (ISO 9000 Series)

Safety Training Observation Program (DUPONT)

Supervisory training in Industrial safety

Basic First Aid

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Velosi Certification LLC Qatar March 2010 to Aug 2014.

(Seconded to Qatar Petroleum).

Position Held: Sr inspection Engineer

Job Profile:

• Review of contractor’s procedures like ITP, work instructions, WPS and NDT procedures.

• Auditing of contractors and their sub contractors as per audit schedule.

• Attend the weekly progress meetings and monthly Quality meetings.

• Stage wise inspection involved in fabrication and installation of process piping, pipelines, structural works.

• Witnessing of valve testing at vendor premises.

• Liaise with the associated functional groups such as construction teams for execution and conclusion of the welding painting and NDT related technical issues.

• Review of NDT technician resume, review of NDT reports and review of radiographic films and approval.

• Witness and approval of welding, painting procedures and performance qualification.

• Inspection of GRE/GRP materials and site inspection.

• Review of incoming contractor supplied materials, visual inspection and certification.

• Issue of non conformance reports, corrective action follow up and close out.

• Review of test pack, line check, mechanical completion, pressure test, post test inspection activities, pre commissioning and final documentation review.

• Ensure contractors are complying with all aspects of the worksite QA plans and procedures, site regulation, permit work system etc as per the QP requirements.

• Prepare the weekly quality highlights.

DUBAI SUPPLY AUTHORITY March 2007 to December 2009

Owned by the government of Dubai and gas division of Dubai petroleum. Owner of all gas pipelines in Dubai, construct manage and maintenance of the gas pipelines in the dubai region. They also own an gas plant at Hatta (Margham Plant). Distribute gas to Dugas, Dubal and DEWA through a number of pipelines and a control station at jebel ali.

24” RING MAIN MODIFICATION PROJECT/ PIPELINES/GCS MODIFICATION

QA/QC Engineer

• Review and approval of contractor’s project procedures.

• Review of material certificates

• Witness all welding procedures, welder qualifications.

• Ensure that the welding and coating activities carried out by construction contractor are performed to the company standards specification and project scope requirements.

• Conduct routine surveillance, inspections on the activities involving welding, painting, materials, bend’s dimensional inspection etc.

• Review of NDT reports.

• Witness hydro testing of piping.

• Review and approval of project dossier.

LIKPIN LLC DUBAI January 2006 to December 2006

AS HSQ ENGINEER

Project: sswj ph-II offshore pipeline Indonesia

Client: Perusahan Gas Negara

• Prepare the QA/QC and HSE documents required for the project.

• Monitor and plan the day to day inspection.

• Witness procedure qualifications and welder qualifications.

• Conduct induction to the new employees.

• Keep record of training and monitor the expiry validation.

• Co ordinate NDE subcontractor and monitor optimum utilization of crew by Inspectors.

• Monitor the material inspection and load out.

• Verify the pipe inspection at coating yard.

PETROLEUM DEVOLEPMENT OF OMAN December 2003 to December 2005

(SECONDED FROM VELOSI LLC) AS MULTI DISCIPLINE INSPECTOR

Projects: South Oman DCME&I Service contract and other pipeline projects in Nimr area.

• Guide engineers, company site representatives and construction supervisors in all construction inspection activities mainly welding, non destructive testing and coating and painting.

• Installation and testing of GRE lines.

• Monitor welding of Alloy-28 , Inconel-625 and API 5 L X-60 etc

• Monitor Civil and Instrumentation quality at various stages of work.

• Witness all welding procedures, welder qualifications and polyethylene qualifications.

• Review detailed quality and manufacturing plans for each order and confirm key quality control items and hold points including non destructive testing and fabrication procedures.

• Monitor implementation of contractor’s quality plans, inspection plans, procedures and work instruction.

• Verify contractor’s records of calibration, inspection & test equipment.

• Ensure that the welding activities carried out by construction and maintenance contractors are performed to the company standards specification and project scope requirements.

• Conduct routine surveillance, inspections on the activities involving welding, painting, materials, bend’s dimensional inspection etc.

• Witness/review of all non destructive testing results/documents.

• On daily site visits does a STOP (safety training observation program) audit on the personnel and equipments used at site and report it.

• Review the tool box talk, check for its quality and effectiveness.

• Review of dossiers and quality plans, procedure inspection reports prior to the submission to the QA Engineer. Participate in quality and Safety audits.

OCENEARING OIS LLC ABUDHABI July 2002 to November 2003

CLIENT: TOTAL ABK, SHELL IRAN, ADMA-OPCO & QATAR PETROLEUM.

For: J ray Mc Dermot & NPCC.

POSSITION: SENIOR QC INSPECTOR (MECHANICAL)

Projects: Fabrication of Spur Hulls (Mc Dermot), Jackets and Top side Decks. Installation of off- shore pipe lines and Jackets.

 

NPCC barge DLB-1000 Laying of 18” pipe line in Abu Dhabi field.

NPCC barge DLB 250 Installation of Jackets in Abu Dhabi field.

Position – Barge inspector.

NPCC barge DLB-750 laying of 24”,18” and16” pipelines for Shell Iran.

Position- Multi discipline Inspector.

NPCC barge DLB-750 Laying of 12” &10” lines for Total Qatar.

Position – Senior inspector.

• Carrying out daily Inspection and reporting.

• Monitor welding parameters using the Arc monitoring machines.

• Review radiography films, repair if any co ordinate with barge foreman.

• Monitor wrapping (shrink sleeve or serviwrap) is done according to the manufacture recommendations and company specifications.

• Inspect the fit up and confirm it is done as per the WPS.

• Monitor buckle detector loading and its load on the dial.

VELOSI CERTIFICATION LLC, QATAR SEPTEMBER 2001 TO JUNE 2002

CLIENT: QATAR PETROLEUM (QP)

POSITION: THIRD PARTY INSPECTOR (MECHANICAL)

• Review of all Quality procedure and NDT procedures. Approval of NDT personal testimonials.

• Review of WPS, witness procedure qualification tests and welder qualifications.

• Monitoring of fabrication, installation of structures, Tanks, Pressure vessels and related pipelines and piping activities as per BP-192 / ASME 31.3, contractor quality plan client specification and drawings.

• Review of material test certificates, inspection and acceptance of project material.

• Review and witnessing of NDT works PWHT and reports.

• During site visits check for compliance of general safety of personnel and equipments as per company safety standards.

• Monitor daily painting activities.

• Review of project dossiers and as-built drawings.

GALFAR ENGG. & CONT. LLC, MUSCAT SEPTEMBER 1991 TO AUGUST 2001

PETROLEUM DEVELOPMENT OF OMAN (P. D. O)

SENIOR QA/AC INSPECTOR (WELDING & PAINTING)

PROJECTS

* Construction of flow lines & well hook-ups

* Construction of plant piping work, Painting of piping & equipment and Hydro testing of pipe work

* GRE piping & HDPE lining work

* Related civil, electrical & instrumentation works

In the last 11 years with Galfar, I had worked in different projects with different clients and countries as listed below

CLIENT: PETROLEUM DEVELOPMENT OMAN LLC

1. Engineering Service Contract (North Oman) February 2001 to August 2001

2. South Oman CMEI Service Contract August 1999 to January 2001

QA/ QC ENGINEER

3. GALFAR ALMISNAD ENGG & CONT. LLC, QATAR April 1999 to July 1999

CLIENT: QATAR GENERAL PETROLEUM COMPANY

QA/QC INSPECTOR (MECHANICAL)

Involved in Dhukan consolidated facilities upgrade project. The project includes the installation of piping, Test separator, Heater & Tanks, etc.

4. South Oman CM&I Service Contact January 1998 to March 1999

5. North Oman DCME&I Service Contract January 1997 to December 1997

6. South Oman CMEI Service Contract December 1995 to December 1996

All of the above projects worked as Q/C INSPECTOR (MECH). Fabrication and erection of wellhead piping work, Installation of Flow lines, Station pipe work, Equipment erection etc.

7. Manah Pressure Reducing Terminal April 1995 to November 1995

Fabrication and erection of station piping, underground pipe line and connected pipe work, hot tap welding and hot tapping etc.

8. North Oman MEI Service contract March 1991 to March 1995

Q/C INSPECTOR (Mechanical).

Fabrication of hook up piping, station pipe work, structural Fabrication, Monitoring of welder qualification and testing, numbering of isometrics, fit up inspection release for welding.

TRICHUR FORGING & DIES LTD, KERALA April 1988 to February 1991

SALES ENGINEER

CLIENTS: STEEL & INDUSTRIAL FORGING LTD, KERALA, INSTRUMENTATION INDIA LTD, MASONEILAN INDIA LTD

Undertaking machining jobs, design & supply of plastic molding dies Fabrication of vessels & Diamond cutting machines, etc.