2014 Chevron Wheatstone
Extended philosophy for Alarm Rationalization and Management to include
responsibility for non-process alarms from site buildings e.g.
substations, admin. building, control room support systems; also power
2011–2012 TOTAL Shetland
Responsible for technical evaluation of MEG
plant for salts removal, and wastewater plant design. This Integrity Assurance
role included Technical Bid Evaluation and CapEx/Opex
2009–2010 TurkmenGaz South
Yoloten Gas Field
PMC role from UAE on FEED-stage HSE Design done in the UK - then five months
in-country between FEED and EPC as Interface Engineer with client, Chinese and
Gasoline Benzene Reduction
Systems Area Lead for multiple units, including major heat integration for
distillation areas. Responsibilities included incorporating PHA into IFD
release, integrating with LOPA/SIL decisions, “Management
of Change” through to IFC.
HSE lead for oil& gas processing, produced water re-injection & pipeline.
Conducted studies in pre-FEED optimization for fire protection, fire & gas
detection, HVAC, Blast, Noise, RAM and Winterization. Responsible for
closing PHA action items from HAZOP, detailed design & procurement of fire
protection systems, fire and gas detection systems.
Had lead role in 3D-model review for fire engine access, employee escape routes,
blast panels and P.A. locations.
HAP platform, Umm Schaif Field
Lead for all HSE deliverables on gas processing platform for sour, wet natural
gas. Supervised third-part contracts for HSEIA, QRA, HAZOP and SIL.
Worked closely with PMC on strategy for
fire protection, hazard detection, SIL.
2007 Marathon Garyville Major
Did the sizing and hydraulics for unit-level OWS system capacity to handle
equipment loss of containment plus 10-year rain storm.
Worked on 3D model for underground to ensure no
conflicts with storm sewer or fire main.
Ran “FlareNet” model for extension of new 18” flare header into existing
24” to flare knockout, and a case study for their coldest day to ensure no
condensation in event of a C4/C5 mix release to flare from loss of column
2005-2006 BP Refinery, Cherry Point,
In process study for Canadian extra heavy crude oil, used “PI” historian to establish annual mean, maximum and
seasonal variations. Evaluated existing flares for new/modified units,
demonstrated a third flare would be required.
Environmental Protection Agency
Supported Work Assignment Managers in EPA Oil Spill program on mitigation
options for storage systems. Was expert reviewer of SPCC technical
guidance to P.E’s and updated “Lessons Learned” in Gas STAR program.
Chaired API’s Refinery MACT subcommittee for storage tanks, on external
seal/internal floater design options..
Also developed API’s two-day training materials on Refinery
MACT. As industry rep to EPA’s Emission Inventory Improvement Program
worked with developer of “TANKS” software to extend its capability to more tank
Terminals, Bayport & Texas City
Master-planning & Permits for specialty chemical storage, marine load/unload,
design of wastewater treatment.
Intercontinental Terminals, Deer Park
Treatment of dilute
chemical wastewater with large equalization pond and a trickling filter
inventory software for entire tank farm, marine, rail & truck loading