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Piping Engineering Manager - Lukoil

Posted by Antony Thomas at Sunday, August 31, 2014

Piping Engineering Manager

Location: Dubai, UAE

 

Piping Engineering Manager Job duties

- Development of specifications for designing, manufacturing, assembling, testing and inspecting process pipelines in accordance with the requirements of the process technology, chemical composition of fluids, climate and seismic conditions of the given fields.
- Development of corporate technical standards in order to create a uniform code of requirements and to achieve maximal unification of engineering approaches and methods in designing process pipeline systems at all Company's projects.
- Control over the completeness of works performance and compliance of project design documentation with terms and conditions of the design contract, terms of reference, design basis and requirements of regulatory documents.
- Review and approval of main engineering solutions related to designing, manufacturing, assembling, inspecting and testing of process pipelines.  
- Technical evaluation of suppliers' proposals and preparation of expert opinions on selection of the most cost-effective, functional and safe solutions.    
- Provide highly competent technical support for project teams, contractors and operators within his functional profile.
- Arrange for mentoring of less qualified staff of the Company in the respective functional area and developing professional development programs for such staff.
- Prepare technical reports for the management of the Company and OJSC LUKOIL in the respective area of activity as well as presentations for third parties.

Education:

Higher technical (Oil and Gas Field Development; Pipeline transport)

Years of experience

Minimum 15 years of relevant experience

Skills

Be a highly qualified expert  in the area of process pipeline designing:
- Have a comprehensive experience of performing hydraulic calculations of pipelines, selection of the most optimal diameters, layouts and systems configurations.
- Be capable of calculating hydraulic impacts arising as a result of valves closing or pumps shutdown.
- Have deep academic and specialized knowledge of principles of pipeline strength calculations (e.g. Von Misses, Tresca and other theories of material breakage under complex load).
- Have at least 5-year experience of application of ASME B31.1/ B31.3 and Code Cases and be capable of using formulas and equations of such codes for "manual" stress and flexibility calculations of simple pipelines.
- Be a proficient user of CAESAR II or AutoPIPE software for calculation of complex pipeline systems in accordance with ASME B31.3/ B31.1, including dynamic analysis of seismic loads.
- Experience in preparation of Stress Analysis Calculation Reports.
- Experience in calculation of components with complex geometry using FEPipe or an equivalent software.
- Experience in calculation of localized stresses in vessel walls as a result of pipeline loads on chokes (WRC-107/297, PD5500).  
- Ability to select the most optimal types and locations of pipe supports, including spring hangers and constant effort supports.
- Have a comprehensive experience in development of P&ID and Line Lists and preparation of isometric drawings and specifications for manufacturing, assembling and testing of pipelines.
- Have skills to define critical pipelines and prepare Critical Line Lists.
- Be familiar with ASTM, ANSI, API, DIN Standards for piping elements (tubes, flanges, shims, fittings, bolt clamps, stop valves, safety valves, etc.)
- Have a good understanding of mechanical and chemical properties of steel, alloys and polymers used to manufacture piping elements and be capable of making specifications for Piping Classes.
- Have experience in designing pipelines for sour environments (high content of hydrogen) in accordance with the requirements of NACE MR 0175.
- Be familiar with principles and have practical skills of analyzing the pipeline system stability against fatigue breakdown under vibrations: acoustic, mechanical, impulse, water-hammer, cavitational, etc.
- Have a comprehensive experience of equipment arrangement and piping layout at cluster sites and oil and gas gathering and treatment facilities.
- Have necessary training and experience of participation in HAZOP, IPF, HAZAN, HAZID, Design Reviews, 3-D Model Reviews as process pipeline expert.
- Extensive experience in capital development and oil and gas field infrastructure development projects, understanding the sequence of project implementation stages and elaboration of design and estimate documentation at Conceptual, Pre-FEED, FEED Detailed Design stages.

Languages: English - Upper-intermediate

 

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Offshore Senior Piping/Mechanical Engineer - QP

Posted by Antony Thomas at Saturday, August 30, 2014

JOB / POSITION

Job ID:
EFD/13/003 (EFT)

Position Title:

Senior Piping / Mechanical Engineer

Business Division: Offshore Engineering

Education:

  • Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering

Experience & Skills:

  • 15 years or more of post graduate experience in oil & gas industry.  Of this there should be minimum 5 years of experience in piping detailed design, engineering and layout of offshore oil and gas installations.
  • Chartered Engineer status or equivalent
  • Proficiency in use of piping/mechanical engineering analysis software like CAESAR-II, PVElite, and drafting software like AUTOCAD.
  • Supervisory skills.
  • Ability to work effectively in a multidisciplinary team environment.
  • Ability to plan and organize workload comprising multiple projects, located in company’s different offshore operational areas.

Please note that only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.

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QATAR PETROLEUM – SR. PIPING ENGINEER

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JOB / POSITION

Job ID:
BH/14/007

Position Title: Sr. Piping Engineer

Business Division:
Bul Hanine Re-development Project

Education:

  • B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering from a recognized University; higher degree would be advantageous.

Experience & Skills:

  • Membership in a recognized professional engineering association (or institution) is preferable.
  • Minimum of 12 years relevant experience in onshore piping engineering in Oil & Gas major projects with an Oil & Gas Company or Consultant/Contractor

Please note that only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.

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Piping Stress Engineer – SNC Lavalin Canada

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Req Number:NA02339

Workplace: Calgary, Canada

Sector of Activity: Oil & Gas
Job Type: Fixed Term

Company Summary

Since 1911, we have been part of society's progress on five continents ... and we're not done! Our teams bring together some of the most skilled professionals anywhere. People like you, who have the desire to stretch their talents. By joining SNC-Lavalin, you're seizing the chance to grow with a leader in engineering and construction offering challenges that never cease to inspire. Take this opportunity to go further

Division or Project Summary

SNC-Lavalin’s Calgary Oil & Gas office provides a comprehensive range of engineering, procurement and construction services in oil sands mining, extraction & bitumen production, gas processing, petroleum refining and petrochemicals, and pipelines for the Canadian market and markets around the world.

 

Piping stress engineer Job Description

To support our growth initiatives, we are expanding our team and are looking for innovative, forward-thinking people who enjoy challenge and want to add value to project success, both locally and internationally. Your commitment and expertise will be recognized and valued as we work together for our professional and business success.
Our total rewards program includes:
-Competitive salaries
-Comprehensive health and dental benefits
-Company matched Registered Retirement Savings Plans
-Employee Share Ownership Plans
We are seeking a Stress Engineer to join the Plant Layout and Piping team in Calgary. The successful candidate will report to the Manager of Plant Layout and Piping.

 

Piping stress engineer Responsibilities

 

Accountabilities and Responsibilities include:
•The stress engineer will report directly to the Lead Piping/Stress Engineer at the project level
•Interface closely with piping layout group to resolve pipe routing issues
•Complete calculations using Autopipe or by inspection to support fabrication schedules
•Review piping systems for two phase flow, vibration, upset conditions
•Provide input to equipment requisitions for nozzle allowables
•Participate in the review of vendor submitted documents
•Provide input to the planning and progressing of stress activities by system or line number
•Review and approve calculations performed by less senior stress engineers
•Review and approve final fabrication isometrics and support types
•Prepare engineered support datasheets for purchasing
•Complying with all Company and departmental policies and procedures including all Health, Safety, and Environment policies
•Building and maintaining effective working relationships with others
•Demonstrating behavior that reflects professionalism and respect, and represents SNC-Lavalin’s best interests

Piping Stress Engineer Requirements

Qualifications and Experience:


•Mechanical Engineering degree and extensive knowledge of ASME B31.3
•Ability to interpret requirements of related engineering codes e.g. ASME Boiler and Pressure
Vessel Code, API codes, other ASME B31 series codes
•Ability to communicate effectively in a multidisciplinary project environment
•Knowledge of using finite element analysis packages like FE Pipe is a desirable qualification
•Professional Engineer status in Alberta will be considered as an asset

Additional Information

SNC-Lavalin – a leader in engineering and construction – is actively recruiting the best and the brightest: people who are truly passionate about what they do. This is your chance to showcase your talents and skills by joining our project teams worldwide.
Local candidates will be preferred and no relocation package will be offered.
Please note that according to our selection process, pre-employment verifications, including a criminal and credit check, may be performed.
We sincerely thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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PIPING MATERIAL ENGINEER – MALAYSIA

Posted by Antony Thomas at Saturday, August 23, 2014

Piping Material Engineer

Job ID #: 16928
Country: Malaysia

Job category: Technical/Engineering
Location: Kuala Lumpur

Discipline: Piping and Layout
Department: 626 Piping (375)

Position type: Employee
Education required: Bachelors Degree

Experience required: 3 - 5 Years

Corporate overview


Aker Solutions is a global provider of products, systems and services to the oil and gas industry. Our engineering, design and technology bring discoveries into production and maximize recovery from each petroleum field. We employ approximately 28,000 people in about 30 countries. Go to www.akersolutions.com for more information on our business, people and values.
We are looking for individuals who are prepared to take a position. Not only a position within Aker Solutions, but also a position on the exciting challenges the global oil and gas industry faces now and in the future
Aker Solutions Piping department, based in Kuala Lumpur, consists today of 118 highly skilled engineers and designers. We perform detail design and layouts of new offshore installations and land based process plants as well as participate in FEEDs. This includes activities like equipment layout, LQ layout and ergonomics, stress analysis of critical piping, pipe support activities, detailed specification of piping components and valves, material and weight take off, material handling activities and site operations support for our ongoing projects worldwide.
We need talented and ambitious individuals who can strengthen our team and support our ambitious growth plans. We are looking for Piping Material Engineers.

Responsibilities and tasks


As a piping engineer within Material/MTO will you participate in detail engineering projects where tasks include:
• Preparation of piping material specifications, valve specifications, valve & SP item datasheets, etc.
• Responsibility for preparing RFQ, TQ, TBE and PO of the piping items.
• Reviews and comments on the vendor documentation related to the piping items such as valves, SP items, etc.
• Identification of deviations in the job scope, estimation of extensiveness of changes and initiate change orders
• Representation of piping material engineering in meeting with clients, subcontractors other disciplines etc.
• Provide recommendations for materials inspections, identification and certification

Qualifications & personal attributes


• Higher technical education, MSc / BSc or other relevant experience, preferably within structural or architectural disciplines.
• Technical knowledge within the oil industry, preferably 4-7 years’ of relevant experience
• Knowledge in PDMS is a great advantage
• Good knowledge of standards and regulations
• Fluent oral and written English
• Good communication skills
• Must be able to work both independently and in teams

We offer


• Friendly colleagues in an industry with a bright future.
• An environment where you are encouraged to develop your skills and share your knowledge with your colleagues.
• Competitive benefits and strong focus on work-life balance.

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Piping Lead Designer – Kuala Lumpur

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Piping Lead Designer

Job ID #: 16554
Country: Malaysia

Job category: Technical/Engineering
Location: Kuala Lumpur

Discipline: Piping and Layout
Position type: Employee
Education required: Trade Certificate

Experience required: More than 10 years

Corporate overview


Aker Solutions is a global provider of products, systems and services to the oil and gas industry. Our engineering, design and technology bring discoveries into production and maximize recovery from each petroleum field. We employ approximately 28,000 people in about 30 countries. Go to www.akersolutions.com for more information on our business, people and values.
We are looking for individuals who are prepared to take a position. Not only a position within Aker Solutions, but also a position on the exciting challenges the global oil and gas industry faces now and in the future
Aker Solutions Piping department, based in Kuala Lumpur, consists today of highly skilled engineers and designers. We perform detail design and layouts of new offshore installations and land based process plants as well as participate in FEEDs. This includes activities like equipment layout, LQ layout and ergonomics, stress analysis of critical piping, pipe support activities, detailed specification of piping components and valves, material and weight take off, material handling activities and site operations support for our ongoing projects worldwide.
We need talented and ambitious individuals who can strengthen our team and support our ambitious growth plans.

Responsibilities and tasks


• Supervises, assigns, and schedules work for the Piping design & layout team for the assigned project, under general direction of the Lead Engineer Piping.
• Responsible for the overall layout design activities of the project.
• Responsible for ensuring the job progress as per schedule and as per required quality level.
.• Responsible for Plot Plan/ Eq layout development from start and its maintenance
.• Responsible for developing piping design estimates, schedules and manpower requirements.
• Represents piping design in meetings with Clients, suppliers, subcontractors, licensors and other Company disciplines, and produces documentation required for conference or meeting notes.
• Ensures communication flow, both verbal and written, is maintained within piping engineering and with other design and engineering disciplines.
• Coordinates piping design activities with other design and engineering groups.
• Identifies deviations in job scope, estimates extent of changes, and initiates deviation notices/ change requests.
• Monitors and controls the document schedule, deviation notices, and progress.
• Prepares and distributes design instructions pertaining to project design requirements and drafting procedures.
• Responsible for coaching, teaching, and effective supervision of assigned piping design personnel.
• Provides the input for Piping weights for weight control report purpose in consultation with the lead engineer.

Qualifications & personal attributes


• Above 18 years of relevant Piping design/layout experience reqd. preferably in Oil & Gas
Experience as lead designer for detail engineering for at least 2 projects such as a CPP/ Floating / WHP project
Hands on experience on PDMS , MDS.
• Good English communication skills

We offer


• Friendly colleagues in an industry with a bright future.
• An environment where you are encouraged to develop your skills and share your knowledge with your colleagues.
• Competitive benefits and strong focus on work-life balance.

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