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Summary biography
14+ years of experience in Development of Detailed and Design engineering for Oil & Gas, Chemical, Petrochemical & Pharmaceutical Industries as Piping Stress & Support Engineer.
Core Skill Set
❖ Perform stress analysis for various systems such as: Fired Heater to Reactor piping, Air cooler piping, Pumps piping, large storage tank piping, Cooling Tower piping, Non-metallic piping, PSV piping, Low temperature cryogenic and LNG piping and Jacketed piping’s.
❖ Perform Dynamic analysis (Water Hammer/ Slug Flow – Spectrum) for Surge effects.
❖ Perform stress analysis for Underground & Aboveground pipeline’s (Metallic & Non-Metallic piping).
❖ Perform stress analysis in brown field scopes like Re-Rating study and Cold spring recommendations.
❖ Perform vibration study AIV (Acoustic induced) / FIV (Flow induced) as per EI guideline.
❖ Perform FEA (Using Nozzle Pro) for evaluation of stresses at nozzles, for determining user calculated SIFs, Strength check for welded pipe attachments (like Shoe, Saddle, Lugs, etc,).
❖ Experienced in selection of Expansion joints (Metallic & Non-metallic), springs/struts/Snubbers/Cold supports and their data sheet preparations, MRE, MRO, TBA & Vendor document review. ❖ Able to review customer technical requirements and incorporate in project related pipe stress specifications.
❖ Well conversant with codes & standards like ASME (B(hidden).3,(hidden).4,(hidden).8), API, ISO 14692, ExxonMobil Standards (GP, GII, DP), SHELL DEP & Kuwait Oil Corporation (KOC) Standard’s.
❖ Experienced in resolve site queries of construction team.
Proficient in Software
• Caesar II - Stress Analysis tool
• PRG FEA 2018 – Finite Element Analysis tools
• Auto Cad – Drafting tool
• SPR & NAVIS – Review tools
• MS office tools

Experience

  • Sr. Piping Stress Engineer Worley Engineering Singapore Pte Ltd., · Full-time Apr 2012 – Present 8 yrs 5 mos undefined, Singapore Projects And Role:

    1# ExxonMobil Alliance Projects (Duration: 5.5Years)
    Client: Exxon Mobil
    Title: Senior Piping Engineer - Stress

    Scope/Description: ExxonMobil has engaged Worley Singapore to
    provide detailed engineering services for the proposed expansion at their
    existing facility in Singapore .

    Responsibilities:
    Prepare stress critical lines, Stress analysis and report
    preparations, carried out site verifications for identify the existing piping &
    support details for stress analysis, IFC Isometric checking and support
    selections, Preparation of loading information to Civil and Mechanical
    dept., participate in project’s KOM, Man-hour estimate for stress analysis
    activity and Resolving site queries.

    2# Apex Project (Duration: 4Months)
    Client: HUNTSMAN, Singapore
    Title: Piping Engineer - Stress
    Scope/Description: Huntsman has engaged Jacobs Engineering
    Singapore (JES) to provide EPCM contract for an expansion program at
    Huntsman Corporation’s world scale polyetheramine facility in Singapore.

    Responsibilities: Participate in Piping stress analysis and report
    prepartions, IFC isometrics checking.

    3# OSP Fit-Out Facility Project (Duration: 6Months)
    Client: Pfizer, Singapore
    Title: Piping Engineer - Stress
    Scope/Description: Pfizer Asia Pacific Pte Ltd (PAPPL) has engaged
    Jacobs Engineering Singapore (JES) to provide detailed engineering
    services for the proposed expansion at their existing facility in Singapore
    at 31, Tuas South Avenue 6, Singapore
    Responsibilities: Piping stress analysis and report preparations, Data
    sheet preparation's/TQ/TBA for Springs and Expansion bellows, Support
    MTO checking and Resolving site queries.

    4# Test Well Facility Project (Duration: 6Months)
    Client: Schlumberger, Singapore
    Title: Piping Engineer - Stress
    Scope/Description: Schlumberger has engaged Jacobs Engineering
    Singapore (JES) to provide the FEED services for the proposed new test
    well facility in Singapore.


    Responsibilities: Preparation of stress critical lines, Piping stress
    analysis and report preparations, Data sheet preparation for expansion
    bellows and spring supports for cost estimation purpose.

    5# Eastern Hemisphere Core plant (EHCP) project
    (Duration: 1.2Years)
    Client: NALCO, Singapore
    Title: Piping Engineer- Stress
    Scope/Description: Nalco has engaged Jacobs Engineering Singapore
    (JES) to provide EPCM contract for their new production facility consists
    of key building structures such as reaction and blending, oxyalkylation,
    loading, unloading, storage tank, flare, utility areas, warehouses, sub
    stations, control room and an administration building in Singapore.
    Responsibilities: Prepare stress critical lines, Stress analysis and report
    preparations, Review stress analysis specifications and support standard
    documents, IFC Isometric checking and support selections, Man-hour
    estimate for stress analysis activity, Preparation of MRE, MRO, TBA and
    Vendor document review for 36” In-line pressure balanced bellow and
    Spring supports, Preparation of support MTO and Resolving site queries.
  • Engineer - Piping Design GULF SPIC GENERAL TRADING & CONTRACTING CO. W.L.L., · Full-time Jan 2011 – Jan 2012 1 yrs undefined, Kuwait Projects and Role:

    1# Central Gas Utilization Project (Duration: 5Months)
    (On deputation to AMEC Kuwait Project Management W.L.L.,)
    Client: Joint Operations
    Responsibilities: Involved in piping stress analysis activities for FEED
    stage of the project.

    2# Engineering, Procurement and Construction of New Flare Gas
    Recovery Unit (Unit-105) At MAA Refinery
    Client: Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC)
    Responsibilities: Involved in piping stress analysis activities and IFC
    isometrics checking.

    3# Esmeralds Refinery Rehabilitation Phase-2
    Client: Gea Westfalia Separator Group Gmbh, Germany
    Responsibilities: Involved in piping stress analysis activities and IFC
    isometrics checking.

    4# Dharif Water Injection Pilot Plant
    Client: Kuwait Oil Company (KOC)
    Responsibilities: Involved in piping stress analysis activities and IFC
    isometrics checking.
  • Mechanical Engineer PETRO CONSTRUCTORS PVT LTD., · Full-time Aug 2006 – Dec 2010 4 yrs 4 mos Chennai, TN, India Responsibilities:
    ❖ Piping Stress Analysis & Report preparations.
    ❖ IFC isometric checking & Support selections of critical
    and Non-critical lines.
    ❖ Preparation of stress design basis & support standard
    revisions.
    ❖ Perform pipe wall thickness calculation.
    ❖ Preparation of Special pipe support detail drawings.
    ❖ Involved in Preparation and checking of Piping GA
    drawing & Piping Isometrics.
    ❖ Involved in preparation of simple pressure vessel detail
    drawings and MTO preparations.
    ❖ preparation of piping material take-off (MTO).

Education

  • Annamalai University BACHELORE OF ENGINEERING, MECHANICAL ENGINEERING, 1st Class 2002 – 2006

Licenses & Certifications

  • ASME Member (Membership ID No.: 000102645095) ASME Feb 2019 – Present See credential
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Languages

English Professional working proficiency

Tamil Native or bilingual proficiency

Location

Singapore, Singapore, Singapore