Horia

RO Targu-Mures, Romania

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Horia Urdea, P. Eng. HIGHLIGHTS · Motivated in a challenging work environment, either as a member of a multidisciplinary team, or independent; hardworking and reliable team player; · Strong time management skills; able to balance time between tasks to ensure that deadlines are met while maintaining a high level of quality; · Passion for technology, high capacity and desire to learn new things, develop new skills and abilities; · Availability for geographic mobility, extensive traveling, and other job-related requirements. COMPUTER SKILLS · Proficient user of MS-Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Access), AutoCAD, SolidWorks, Mathematica · Programming: Mathematica · Operating Systems: MS Windows, MS Dos PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE Nov 2014 – May 2015, Mechanical Engineer, Glenmore Machining and Supply, Calgary: · Liaised with top management in the development of project scope, cost estimates and scheduling of projects · Prepared fabrication and assembly drawings for BOPs · Prepared, maintained and reviewed design packages to meet the requirements of API · Performed detailed reviews of engineering projects for compliance with customer requirements, codes and standards · Provided technical support services for sales and customer inquires Feb 2013 – Jan 2014, Engineering Manager, Kismet Engineering, Calgary: · Performed mechanical systems FEA analysis · Designed, checked and approved mechanical projects · Site visits and direct customer contacts Jun 2011 – Jan 2013, Engineering Supervisor, Chinook Industrial Ltd., Calgary: · Supervised Engineering Department · Conducted engine head failure analysis · Performed internal audits and dealt with external audits ISO 9001 · Improved company’s Quality Management System · Improved designs of reciprocating compressor valves · Trained in the design of lubrication systems for reciprocating compressors and pumps Jan 2006 – Jun 2011, Quality Control Manager, Baker Hughes - Shaped Charge Plant, Standard, Alberta, Canada: · Ensured that all aspects of production were according to the most up-to-date engineering specifications · Checked liner powder mixing, liner powder component verification, explosive powder verification, press calibration updates · Verified new tooling for liner press using CMM (Coordinates Measuring Machine) with PCDMIS 4.3 software. · Dealt with external API audits Aug 1996 – Feb 2002, Mechanical Engineer, Azomures Fertilizer Complex, Tg Mures, Romania Urea, Ammonia, Ammonium Nitrate, Fertilizer Blending, Nitric Acid and Melamine plants: · Led, managed and coordinated inspections of boilers, pressure vessels and pipes according to ISCIR – Romanian industry codes, practices and standards · Worked closely with site Operations personnel and participated in regular meetings · Conducted and performed in-process and final NDT inspections (Dye Penetrant Testing, Magnetic Particle Testing) of drawn products and fabricated metal parts; · Performed, managed and supervised measurements of hardness and thickness using ultrasonic NDT equipment (Krautkramer) · Supervised and executed Tensile & Compression Testing, Bending Testing, Hardness Testing, Shock Testing (Charpy Impact Tester) · Planned and executed dimensional and visual inspections · Directed and performed High Pressure Leak Testing · Led and executed failure analyses and recurrence prevention for pipes, pressure vessels, turbines, reciprocating and turbo compressors, and pumps Aug 2000 – Oct 2000, Revamp Supervisor, Urea Casale, Lugano, Switzerland, for Neyveli, India: · Urea project technical support and supervision during a three-month extended shutdown · Conducted site survey and checked for compliance with the company standards and regulations Oct 1992 – May 1994, Mechanical EIT, Azomures Fertilizer Complex, Tg Mures, Romania Urea, Ammonia, Ammonium Nitrate, Fertilizer Blending, Nitric Acid and Melamine plants: · Supervised repairs and maintenance of vessels, piping, pumps, compressors · Provided engineering and technical support as part of Maintenance Department for preventive equipment maintenance and repairs OTHER EXPERIENCE Sep 2003 – May 2005, Teaching Assistant, Faculty of Engineering, University of Calgary: Provided one-on-one academic assistance to engineering students, tutored and responded to engineering undergraduate student queries, for the following courses: · Differential Equations for Engineers · Calculus for Engineers and Scientists · Multivariable Calculus for Engineers · Linear Algebra for Science & Engineers Apr 2002 – Sep 2003, Fabrication Worker, Metro Aluminum Products Ltd., Calgary: · Fabricated aluminum windows, doors and frames May 1994 – Aug 1996, Engineer, Infomures, Romania, GIS Department: · Digitized maps using Arc Edit software EDUCATION Master of Science, Mechanical Engineering, 2003 – 2007, University of Calgary, Canada Thesis: A Model for Simulation of Wind Induced Vibrations on Power Lines Related courses: · Compressible Flow Mechanics · Numerical Methods for Engineers · Fundamentals of Hydraulics in Pipeline Systems · Noise and Vibration Pipeline Engineering · Applied Probability Dipl. Ing, Mechanical Engineering, 1987 – 1992, Polytechnic University, Timisoara, Romania Solid Works 2013, Simulation Nonlinear course, Sep 2013, Javelin, Calgary Natural Gas Reciprocating Compressors course, Nov 2011, PEICE, Calgary Ultrasonic Level I Course (Code 205) in accordance with guidelines established in CAN/CGSB 48.9712-95, Sep 2002, South Alberta Institute of Technology, Calgary MEMBERSHIP Registered as a Professional Engineer with APEGA