Refinery Maintenance and Turnaround Consultant

Technical Consultant #2216


Expertise

  • Over thirty years of experience in refinery construction, maintenance, and turnaround.
  • Project management, plant engineering, business ~Turnaround planning, management, and field execution.
  • Served on Refinery Leadership Teams at three different refineries over fifteen years.

Experience

Undisclosed Company, Senior Project Manager, Present

  • Providing Project Management Services to clients in the refinery industry that includes:
  • Revenue enhancement
  • On site cost reduction
  • Equipment and systems reliability
  • Risk assessments
  • Readiness reviews
  • Turnaround and maintenance management

Motiva Convent Refinery, Convert, LA, Turnaround Manager, 2006 - 2010

  • Managed a department to oversee $5 million to $150 million turnarounds from scope development through field execution.
  • Served as member of a corporate team responsible improving U.S. chemical plant and refinery turnaround performance
  • Participated in assessments, readiness reviews, and schedule optimizations at all Shell and Motiva North American refineries.
  • Developed site-specific safety plan for each turnaround.

Quality Systems and Processes Manager

  • Implemented new work processes in cooperation with site leaders.
  • Member of corporate team providing direction and priority for implementation of new work processes at U.S. sites.
  • Led the Global Excellence Review Team at Convent site.
  • Developed a prioritized list of opportunities to improve reliability, profitability, revenue enhancement, and cost reduction.

Maintenance Manager

  • Managed maintenance, procurement and contracts, turnaround, and project construction activities at the Convent, Star Enterprise-Motive and Delaware City Refineries sites.
  • Implemented cost control structure for routine and turnaround maintenance, reducing cost while increasing plant reliability.
  • Identifying craft efficiencies contract work force, manpower control and administrative overhead integration.
  • Member of site leadership team at Delaware City that set overall strategy for managing site safety, operating and labor costs, capital improvement, reliability, and profitability.

Major Projects Manager - Motiva Convent and Norco Refineries

  • Project Director for the low sulfur gasoline and ultra-low sulfur diesel projects totaling $100 million - plus.
  • Chose and evaluated new vs. revamped units and provided cost estimates, schedule and funding details
  • Led a department that evaluated feasibility of projects and negotiated contractual agreements with third party companies, including tail gas liquids recovery, H2 recovery, CO2 recovery, gasification, cogeneration and large scale ultra-low sulfur diesel unit.

Texaco - Star Enterprise Convent Refinery, Turnaround Manager, and Maintenance Supervisor

  • Managed planning, budgeting, cost estimation, schedule, and execution of all shutdowns at site.
  • Developed monthly maintenance report with 3 levels of details for site management, middle managers, and front line supervisors.
  • Wrote, bid, evaluated, and awarded contracts for routine maintenance and turnarounds.

Environmental Engineer

  • Managed permitting, reporting, and testing for 100,000 BPD crude expansion project.
  • Monitored and calculated all onsite air emissions.
  • Acted as start-up engineer for sites new activated sludge wastewater.
  • Responsible for monitoring and calculation of all air emissions at site.
  • Worked with operations on training and test requirements in field.
  • Worked with lab on all environmental testing requirements.

Texaco Lockport Refinery, Plant and Maintenance Engineer

  • Handled small engineering projects throughout refinery, many of which were installed during unit shutdowns.
  • Responsible for engineering, procurement, drafting, cost estimation and funding on each project.
  • Managed tank repair program where duties included scope definition, contract development and award plus followed supervision of field execution for all tank repairs, modifications and new installations.
  • Followed routine maintenance and small capital project work needs and weekly assigned over 250 company craft to various areas of plant basis overall backlog and operational priority.
  • Responsible for planning and execution of small plant outages.

Education

  • B.S. Civil Engineering, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, Terre-Haute, IN
Save Resume #2216
to Contact Form?

You must first click "Yes" to save this resume

Submit Request

You have no Saved Resumes

Add resumes within our various Ares of Expertise by clicking "Add Resume(s)" below.

Add Resume(s)