wilfredo_abella
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About

Result oriented engineer with more than fifteen (15) years of progressive hands-on experience in the field of piping engineering, design and layout of various upstream and downstream projects from conceptual, FEED and detailed engineering stages and field construction support. Have been on various piping roles in project execution with excellent knowledge in latest 2D and 3D computer-aided software utilized in the design of petrochemical, refinery, power, mining, oil and gas for greenfield and brownfield rejuvenation projects.

Experience

  • Senior Piping Engineer Wood / AMEC Foster Wheeler Energy and Partners Engineering Co. · Full-time Mar 2017 – Oct 2018 1 yrs 7 mos Al Khobar, Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia Carry out piping discipline work for Saudi Aramco Overseas Company’s Unconventional Gas Program, supporting project team for development of new facilities and field development of unconventional gas production facilities, also includes but not limited to:

     Final checking of piping deliverables (plotplan, piping arrangement, tie-in drawings/tie-in index, pipe support drawings, Inconel cladded spool drawings, site survey reports) before issuance.

     Prepare piping deliverables for the project, and ensure that they conform to all applicable engineering codes and standards as well as the Client’s policies and procedures.

     Ensure that all work is completed without compromise to quality and is delivered according to the project schedule.

     Interface with other disciplines for consistency of project deliverables and immediate resolution of project issues and
    concerns.

     Conduct brownfield site verification surveys, prepare and finalize survey reports.

     Provide technical inputs and solve site (construction and
    fabrication) RFIs.

     Mentor, supervise and assist 4 senior/piping designers as required with their tasks.
  • Lead Piping Eng Fluor Daniel, Inc., Philippines · Full-time Mar 2014 – Feb 2017 2 yrs 11 mos Cebu City, Central Visayas, Philippines Lead a team of (5) piping stress engineers, (2) piping material engineers and (7) piping designers and have undertaken complete
    responsibility of piping engineering design and layout activities on various Conceptual, FEED, Detailed Engineering and construction
    support projects which includes but not limited to:
     Participated in project kick-off and/or alignment meetings.
     Prepare and ensure that piping activity plan and related QAQC system components were understood and being followed.
     Prepared and reviewed the project scope of work, identified engineering deliverables and prepared Cost-Time-Resource for
    each phases of the project.
     Developed and finalized estimates, staffing requirements, progress reports, and key quantities tracking reports.
     Reviewed project schedule, understand piping discipline milestones and discussed with other disciplines the prerequisite and
    downstream activities to have more realistic targets.
     Attended HAZID, HAZOP, construction and material handling reviews including regulatory requirements orientation and
    made sure that findings and comments were implemented in the design.
     Planned, facilitated and conducted 3D model design reviews with all other disciples and/or with client’s operations and
    construction personnel to optimized plot plan and piping layout.
     Lead a brownfield site verification survey team with other project disciplines and prepared and finalized brownfield site
    verification checklist, schedule and report.
     Executed designing and drafting activities in accordance with the quality system within project / piping discipline, job
    requirements and project schedule.
     Coordinated other disciplines in the preparation and development of internal / external deliverables and ensuring those other
    disciplines’ inputs are incorporated.
     Coordinated piping material and stress engineering team and provided the required specifications and ensured that the latest
    specification versions were utilized.
     Performed quality checking on 3D model, piping general arrangement drawing and isometric as per company and project
    checklist and meet process requirements, stress analysis results was considered with all materials satisfied the piping material
    specifications and equipment vendor certified drawings/ latest information.
     Reviewed other discipline drawings and vendor equipment documentation / drawings and made sure piping requirements
    were meet and sought discrepancy resolution if any.
     Initiated change management alert as per project and/or client established procedure.
     Participated in people development through mentoring, development of training material, conducting training seminars, and
    performance appraisal input and counseling.
     Prepared, reviewed, optimized and finalized plot plan as per required project and client standard considering maintenance,
    construction, and material handling requirements.
     Piping, equipment, supports and structural modeling in 3D PDS, PDMS, CadWorx and I-Sketch environment.
     Prepared preliminary layout and piping transposition around pipe rack, tanks, pumps, heat exchangers, compressors, drums,
    columns, air fin coolers, packaged equipment.
     Prepared and submitted inter-discipline deliverables i.e. loading data sketches, pipe support cleats, nozzle orientation,
    platform requirement for vendor equipment, special pipe support detail, foundation location and underground piping layouts.
     Prepared flow diagram change notification and responsible in yellow-off and pink-off of issued lines against P&IDs.
     Assist, remodel and update the 3D model based on the internal, client reviews, latest supplier information and isometric
    checking comments and maintain the clash free model.
     Coordinated/ Interface with other disciplines for timely resolution of piping interferences and close out of model review
    comments.
     Incorporated stress calculation report and sketches of critical lines to 3D model with the used of appropriate support type and
    coordinate stress engineer for any changes of the routing prior to fabrication isometrics issuance.
  • Senior Piping Designer CChiyoda – CCC Engineering LTD · Full-time Nov 2006 – Jan 2014 7 yrs 2 mos Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Responsible in preparation of piping deliverables for Qatar Petroleum, GASCO and ADMA-OPCO Detailed Engineering Projects.
     Piping, equipment, supports and structural modeling in 3D PDS, PDMS, CadWorx3D and I-Sketch environment.
     Prepared piping layout around pipe rack, tanks, pumps, heat exchangers, compressors, drums, columns, air fin coolers,
    packaged equipment.
     Prepared tie-in packages, tie-in sketches, blinding list and tie-in index.
     Prepared and submitted inter-discipline deliverables i.e. loading data sketches, pipe support cleats, nozzle orientation,
    platform requirement for vendor equipment, special pipe support detail, foundation location and underground piping layouts.
     Prepared flow diagram change notification and responsible in yellow-off and pink-off of issued lines against P&IDs.
     Assist, remodel and update the 3D model based on the internal, client reviews, latest supplier information and isometric
    checking comments and maintain the clash free model.
     Coordinated/ Interface with other disciplines for timely resolution of piping interferences and close out of model review
    comments.
     Incorporated stress calculation report and sketches of critical lines to 3D model with the used of appropriate support type and
    coordinate stress engineer for any changes of the routing prior to fabrication isometrics issuance
  • Piping Designer Dash Engineering Phils., Inc. · Full-time May 2004 – Nov 2006 2 yrs 6 mos Cebu City, Central Visayas, Philippines  Lead and supervise team piping designers to carry out piping task at the phase of the project, ensuring the latest documents
    and or drawings were utilized.
     Reports progress, issues and concerns to piping lead and proposed actions to meet piping schedules and deliverables at stages
    of the project.
     Develop preliminary piping design thru sketches and update in 3D model of equipments, frameworks, pipe supports and
    piping in PDS environment.
     Prepare inter-discipline inputs and drawings, special pipe support, loading data sketches and others.
     Coordinate/ Interface with other disciplines for timely resolution of piping interferences and close out of model review
    comments.
     Incorporate stress calculation report and sketches of critical lines to 3D model with the used of appropriate support type and
    coordinate stress engineer for any changes of the routing prior to fabrication isometrics issuance.
     Provide adequate supports for small bore piping and non-critical lines.

Education

  • Cebu Institute of Technology - University Bachelor of Applied Science, Mechanical Engineeering 1999 – 2003 Taken advanced subjects in summer classes and graduated in 4 and half years instead of 5 years.

Other experience

  • Business owner Chicken and Quail Farming