KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:

 

  • Process/system development and design
    • PFD, P&ID
    • Piping and duct design, detailed engineering and calculations
    • Equipment selection and specification
      • Instruments
      • Valves
      • Control valves
      • Pumps
      • Fans, blowers
      • Pressure control and relief
      • Thermal/temperature control
    • Document creation and preparation
      • Equipment, instrument, valve lists
      • Customer approval submittals
    • Customer and vendor communications
    • Waste water, fluidized bed incinerator engineering
  • Water, fluid, gas, steam, compressed air
    • Pumps and pumping systems
    • fluid and gas distribution/supply
    • steam supply and condensate return
  • Mechanical equipment
    • Boiler room: traps, separators, valves, regulators, pumps
    • Compressed air: compressors, dryers
    • Thermal: heat exchangers/coils, heaters, chilled water/refrigeration
    • Fans/blowers: ventilation, fume control/discharge, pressure, vacuum
  • Pneumatic equipment and systems
    • Cylinders, control valves, regulation, air supply and distribution.
  • Troubleshooting and investigation
    • Breakdown/failure causes
    • reliability improvements
    • condition evaluation
  • Project front end
    • What does it take to make it work?
    • Is it practical and what is range of cost?
    • How long will engineering and construction take?
    • What are the pluses and minuses?
    • Knowledge to make an informed decision to proceed or not.
  • Control schemes and equipment
    • Flow, pressure, temperature
    • Tank/vessel/channel level
    • Space temperature
  • Instruments (flow, level, pressure, temperature, analytical, speed…..)
  • Tanks and fluid transfer
    • Loading, unloading, transfer
    • Capacity and sizing
  • Energy analysis and efficiency improvements
  • Conveyors
  • Maintenance
    • Maintenance program/preventive maintenance
  • Equipment evaluation
    • condition and operational performance
    • Remedial
    • Performance improvement