Experience

  • Engineering and Maintenance Manager

    at PCS Nitrogen

    May 2010 - June 2019

    Couva-Tabaquite-Talparo

    Responsible for 100 permanent employees and 200 contracted employees on a routine basis. Facility includes 4 Ammonia plants and 1 Urea plant

  • Maintenance Manager

    at Phoenix Park Gas Processors Limited

    September 2006 - May 2010

    Couva-Tabaquite-Talparo

    Oversight of the Mechanical, E&I and Planning functions for a 1.3 bcf/day Gas Processing plant. Facility includes 2 cryogenic plants, 2 fractionating plants, a tank farm and jetty facilities for ship loading.

  • Medium Projects Team Leader

    at BP Trinidad and Tobago - Port of Spain, Trinidad

    October 2004 - August 2006

    City of Port of Spain

    Management of teams planning and executing projects from US $20M to $80M. Projects included: • Project manager to FEED stage for installation of 10km of subsea piping and topsides platform modification for gas compression station. • Project manager for execution stage for the replacement of 5 km onshore and offshore loading line and SPM loading buoy.

  • Construction Manager - Atlas Methanol Project - Pt. Lisas, Trinidad

    at BP Trinidad and Tobago

    February 2001 - September 2004

    Couva-Tabaquite-Talparo

    BP’s on site representative during the construction of 5000 mtpd Lurgi Mega Methanol plant. Highlights: • Managed client’s construction staff of inspectors and engineers. • Reviewed and approved contractors’ inspection and test plans, procedures and specifications. • Monitored contractor/subcontractor performance on HSE, Quality and Schedules. • Managed a team of welders/fitters to complete overdue critical construction activities and pre-commissioning of systems.

  • Senior Facilities Engineer

    at BP Trinidad and Tobago

    June 1998 - January 2001

    City of Port of Spain

    Engineering support of Poui and Samaan offshore oil production Platforms. Highlights: • Inspection and repair of 3 phase separators. • Change out of platform flare tip. • ROV inspection of platform jacket and subsea pipeline. • Diving campaign to replace platform anodes. • Turnaround manager for BPTT’s first local platform turnaround.

  • Senior Inspection Engineer

    at Trinidad & Tobago Methanol Company

    January 1990 - May 1998

    Couva-Tabaquite-Talparo

    Inspection of process plant piping, fired equipment and pressure vessels. Evaluation of integrity and reliability of static equipment and piping. Highlights: • Lead Engineer on a Reformer revamp project. • Lead engineer on a Waste heat boiler replacement project • Lead engineer on hydrogen plant rebuild following an over-firing incident • Developed a heat exchanger reliability improvement plan for implementation on a phased basis

Education

  • BSc Mechanical Engineering

    at University of the West Indies

    1981 - 1985 (4 years) Tunapuna/Piarco

Languages

  • English Native

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