PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE :
Ø Leading a team consists of instrument Technicians, Instrument fitters & Electrician for installation & commissioning and maintenance of process control instrumentation field.
Ø Reviewing of instrumentation drawings such as instrumentation location and cable tray layout, installation hook ups, junction boxes, loop schemes & cable schedules.
Ø Manpower planning and estimation, and preparation of failure analysis reports (FAR) and recommendations to avoid recurrence, preparation of various progress reports, PM task reports and purchase requisition for spares.
Ø Experience in preparation/ review of all types of field instruments, material requisitions, cable schedule, instrument data sheets, Hook up diagrams, loop diagrams, P & ID’s, & As built drawings for instruments.
Ø Experience in review of DCS / PLC system architecture drawings, graphics and PLC Logic diagrams, segregation / Grouping of I/O’s.
Ø Able to carry out technical evaluations of vendor offers, checking of vendor drawings, PLC, DCS and relay cabinets and various instruments.
Ø Job involved the minor projects (modification jobs of Local Instruments) which includes the Erection, field calibration checking, loop checking & commissioning of instruments Carrying out day-to-day running Maintenance and preventive Maintenance of Oil Gathering Centers (GC’s) consisting of Oil & Gas Separators, Desalters, Condensate recovery units, Ruston gas turbines, Crude dispatch Pumps and Gas Booster stations consisting of Gas turbine driven Centrifugal Gas Compressors & Gas dehydration units
Ø Carrying out project nature major / minor shutdown activities of removing all field instruments, calibration, installing back, inspection, loop checking & commissioning.
Ø Knowledge in Kuwait Oil Company, KNPC & Equate standards, procedures, tools and technological advancement in instrumentation field.
Ø Having good experience in instrument maintenance and trouble shooting of sugar plant &Co-generation power plant, De-mineralized water treatment plant, & Effluent water treatment plant.
Ø Experience in construction, modification, commissioning and maintenance of process control instruments in sugar, power, oil & gas industries.
Ø Self confident in successfully handling the assigned tasks & responsibilities and completing that with in the allocated time frame.
Ø Plenty of drive, enthusiasm and motivation.
Ø Self-starter with minimum supervision.
Ø Excellent team player with active network of other specialties
Nature of Work
Ø Servicing and calibration of electronic and pneumatic pressure measuring instruments like SMART pressure transmitter, pressure switches, and pressure gauges of various makes.
Ø Servicing and calibration of flow meters like orifice and venturi based SMART differential pressure flow meters, flow switches, variable area flow meter, vortex flow meter, positive displacement flow meters of various makes.
Ø Servicing and calibration of level measuring instruments like level gauges, level switches, differential Pressure type SMART level transmitters, displacer type SMART level transmitters of various makes.
Ø Servicing and calibration of SMART temperature transmitters, temperature switches and testing of all types of thermocouples and Resistance Temperature Detector’s.
Ø Dismantling, assembling, servicing and calibration of pneumatic and hydraulic operated control valves all sizes 1” to 42” and its accessories of SMART Electro pneumatic positioner, position transmitter, air filter regulator, limit switches and solenoid operated valve. Calibrating the SMART valve positioners using HART communicator.
Ø Maintenance and trouble shooting of gas furnace.
Ø Servicing and testing of various Micro processors based Motor Operated Valve’s actuators like Rotork,
Ø Performing high level critical instruments servicing and calibrating in field itself using HART (Highway Addressable Remote Transducer) protocol supported Communicators and Foundation field bus Communicators.
Ø Preparing weekly, monthly reports and test certificates.
Ø Having knowledge in Distributed Control System like HONEY WELL TDC-3000, CENTUM XL.
Ø Having knowledge in Programmable Logic Control system like TATA HONEY WELL-IPC-625-30,Programmable Logic Control based Fire & Gas Monitoring system and SEMENS
Ø Control Valve Accessories Like Air filter regulator, Positioner, Position Xtr. Limit switches and solenoid operated valve. Calibrating the SMART valve positioners using HART communicator Carrying out project nature major / minor shutdown activities of removing all field instruments, calibration, installing back, inspection, loop checking & commissioning, Carrying out day to day running Maintenance and preventive Maintenance of Oil Gathering Centres (GC’s) consisting of Oil & Gas Separators, Desalters, Condensate recovery units, Crude despatch Pumps.
Ø Read loop wiring diagrams, control schemes, hook up drawings, relay logic diagrams and pipe line & instruments diagrams.
Involved in Up gradation of Transmitters to Single loop controllers for flow, level, pressure, temperature and analytical measurements and digital instruments like Limit switches, Pressure, level, flow and temperature switches Which includes fixation of cable trays, conduits, termination, loop checking and commissioning.
Worked with variois Process Equipments
Crude Oil Furnace, De-hydration De-salter, High pressure Gas compressor (Condensate Recovery unit) Motor drive and combustion engine drive, Gas Turbine, Gas separator, Mega size Gas & Crude Manifold, Vessel, Reactor, Heat Exchanger, Crude oil storage tanks & gas degaussing boots, Fire hydrants and fire water pumps, Instrument Air Compressor & humidrier and Etc.
Handled Test Equipments
Nagman press cal-2000 (multi function Test bench), FLUKE Model 189& Model 87 V True RMS Mulitimeters, HART (Highway Addressable Remote Transducer) Model 275 & 375 Communicator, SFC (Smart field Communicator) communicator for Honeywell Products, Digital Pressure calibrator, Dead weight Tester ( Nagman, Burden Berg), U-tube Manometer, Digital Temperature calibrator, Micro processor based oil bath heater (AMETEK), High Precision Decade Resistance Box, High Precision mV and mA source, DC power supply, Integrated circuit tester, Capacitor tester, Megger, Temperature controlled Soldering station, High Precision Steel Rule & Dial Gages and Etc,
Worked in various makes of Field Instruments, DCS , PLC & ESD
Calibration & troubleshooting, overhauling & Installation of various makes of process parametering Instruments (Transmitters, Transducers, switches, gauges, analysers, controllers (Eletronic, Pnuematic), control valves, level trol, etc.
Honeywell TPS 2000, TDC 3000 & TPS, Experion pks 211.1
Yokogawa micro xl, centum xl
PLC & ESD
Honeywell 5/25,5/30 family
Siemens S 90u
Father’s Name : Mr. K. Kathirvelu
Date of birth : 29-July-1976
Academic Qualification : S.S.L.C
Technical Qualification : * Instrumentation (Govt I.T.I Pudukkottai. TN)
* D.E.C.E., - Diploma in Elect. Communication Engg.
-(AICOMAS – Chennai, TN)
Computer Knowledge : Ms-Office (Windows 95, 98, XP), Auto CAD
Languages Known : English, Hindi & Tamil
Passport number : B 0423133
Date of expiry : 26.07.2009
Place of issue : Thruchirapalli
Present Address : K.Selvam
Post Box No. 9027, Ahmadi-61001, Kuwait
Mobile : +965 66415609
I declared that above information are true to the best of my knowledge.
Date : Yours Truly,