Sample Industrial Projects
Representative Industrial Projects
Annual contracts with various oil refineries providing project and program
management for maintenance and engineering-type assignments
As a contract engineers has full program and administrative responsibility
for several projects in the oil industry.
1. Provided full service site/civil engineering including topographical
survey of roads, operating unit areas, tank farms, and building areas,
drainage analysis, grading design, and other site improvements.
2. Providing full service project engineering including preparation of
drawings of various refinery roadway and parking lot systems including
specifications for milling, grading, new curb, new storm water collection
system and resurfacing for over five miles of roads in the refinery. Prepared
all contract documents including unit pricing format to affect best-cost
bidding. Managed project in the field , controlled change orders, reviewed
invoices for payment.
4. Engineering assessment and maintenance restoration of small and mid-span
bridges within the limits of an industrial site. Analysis to ensure compliance
with ASSHTO loading requirements
5. Program manager and owner’s representative to specialty marine
consulting firms responsible for various dock/pier infrastructure projects
including air hoists upgrades, boom mast replacement pipe support restoration
work, water supply pump buildings, barge dock, and main ship docks.
Responsible for writing Authorizations for Expenditure for capital improvements
to various units or structures, directing the preparation of engineered
plans and contract documents, bidding and monitoring construction (including
change orders, and invoice approval). Representative projects include
a. Mooring dolphin pile upgrade including pile encasements,
steel channel reinforcement. and applying splash zone coatings
to cell sheets
b. Buttress support of dock corners to reinforce against minor
c. Repairs to miscellaneous structural support members including
bracing, beams and struts
d. Water supply pump house intake flume - reline with precast
concrete panels, apply high strength epoxy band around
e. Provide front-end conceptual engineering and pricing
to install new traveling screens at intake flume
6. Sulfur Plant Diverter Valve Structural Design
Provided structural engineer services to analyze existing
pipe and valve platform, provide modifications for heavier
deverter valve platform. Provided construction support
during turnaround 2001, including shop drawing approval
7. Refinery Bundle Cleaning Pad
Provided engineered construction drawings for the construction
of a reinforced concrete bundle cleaning pad for local refineries.
Complete with inlet collection system, water and steam stations,
and adjacent site grading.
8. Knock-Out Drum Pier Structural Reinforcment
Design engineering and specifications to repair existing reinforced
concrete piers for (2) main flare knock out drums
9. Flare Stack structural analysis and stabilization for local refinery
Analysis and recommendation for guy wire stabilization for 140 ft high
16” steel pipe flare stack.
10. Structural evaluation of Large Storage Tank Foundation System
Conducted an analysis of abandoned concrete tank foundation (circa 1929)
to ascertain ability to support a new atmospheric storage tank. Provided
on-site core borings of concrete and wood pilings and laboratory analysis.
11. Cooling Tower Sheeting and Shoring Design
Provided detailed engineering and construction staging requirements to
support an open trench necessary to replace a 66” steel cooling
tower header (9 feet deep). Said trench was immediately adjacent to the
cooling tower foundation