Central Engineering Electrical and Instrumentation Engineer
Managed, designed, and installed instrumentation and electrical capital projects for the division central engineering. Managed budgets ranging from $25,000 to $250,000. Duties included coordinating electrical and instrumentation design needs of site production units, specification of control systems, instrumentation & electrical equipment, design of instrument loops & electrical schematics, updating process PI&Ds & electrical one line diagrams, and coordinating & supervising project start-ups.
- Served as Instrumentation Engineer and lead Electrical Engineer on DCS upgrade and facility upgrade of Diazion toll unit. Managed electrical portion of approximately $100,000. Project included the installation of GSE DCS, Modicon Quantum PLC, Elcon intrinsically safe barriers, Powerware 65 kVA 480 Vac UPS, computer ground system, two 5-ton HVAC units, and the upgrade of 1000 instrumentation loops. Project completed on compressed time schedule, under budget, and boosted production rates by 10%.
- Designed and specified instrumentation and control loops for Tinuvin Production Capacity Increase Project. Project included the installation of Modicon PLC, GSE DCS, Elcon IS barriers, computer watch dog controls, transmitter upgrades, Ohmart radar level devices, control valve sizing, relief valve sizing, regulator sizing, and loop design. Project budget was approximately $9 Million.
- Provided engineering and design for Additives Granulation "Omega" Extrusion Project. Installation included Smar transmitters, Modicon PLC, Elcon IS Barriers, control system cabinet design, and HVAC controls.
- Designed and installed six IPM Inc. 10 kVA, 480 Vac UPS's for emergency lighting upgrade for herbicide production unit. Served as Project Manager with budget of $150,000.