Instrument & Control Engineer
Last Updated: 30th April 2018 (over 4 years ago)
BS Electronics Engineering
— Apr 2004
— Feb 2018
Worked on following ABB projects related to Oil & Gas clients.
DCS, ESD and F&G System Commissioning of ABB 800xA System at Badra Oil Field, Wasit, Iraq. Client for this project was GAZPROM NEFT, Russia. AC 800M (PM866) controller was used in this project.
Compressors Control Systems Upgrade Project for HABSHAN II, Abu Dhabi Gas Industries Limited (GASCO). Upgraded Control System was based on ABB INFI 90 DCS with BRC-410 Controllers and S800 I/Os. My scope of work included setting up the hardware cabinets as per GA drawings and conduct FAT with client.
Worked on Nasr Phase II Full Field Development Project, Das Island-Umm Shaif Process Plant. Abu Dhabi Marine Operating Company (ADMA-OPCO) is client for this project. I have performed modifications in existing graphics and created graphics for new areas by referring to available P&IDs. HMI is based on ABB 800xA System.
Additional Gas Supply to Onshore & Flexibility Assurance at USSC, Abu Dhabi. ADMA-OPCO was client for this project. I have worked on HMI of this project by using ABB 800xA System.
HMI up gradation project for GASCO, Habshan, Abu Dhabi. Existing HMI is shifted from ABB Conductor NT to ABB 800xA System. My area of responsibility was to setup ABB 800xA V 6.0.1 on all server & client machines and make a network configuration among these machines.
Senior Instrument & Control Engineer
— May 2014
Certified Assistant Test Supervisor for Commissioning of different instrument & control systems.
Reviewed Commissioning procedures & suggested necessary Modifications.
Reported installation and commissioning deficiencies of I&C systems to main contractor.
Prepared 05 years spares list for I&C systems, spares procured from local & foreign suppliers.
Ensured compliance of I&C Systems as per design documents before provisional acceptance of power plant.
Performed following duties as Section Head in I&C department after power plant put in operation.
Performed / Supervised preventive & corrective maintenance jobs during normal operation and planned / forced outage of plant.
Troubleshooting and root cause analysis of recurring problems.
Suggestions & Implementation of modifications in Control Logic & Graphical User Interface.
Hands-on experience on multiple DCS, PLC, Process Instrumentation and Supervisory Systems for 340 MW/3000 RPM Steam Turbine.
Preparation of annual financial budget estimates.
Written procedures for preventive & corrective maintenance jobs.
Inventory / Spares Management for smooth operation of plant.
Planning and Co-ordination for maintenance jobs during planned outage.
Periodically delivered lectures to Main Control room operators about different control systems during their re-training period.
Worked on following Distributed Control Systems.
MaxDNA DCS by Metso Automation Max Control Systems. Operation of turbine is controlled by this DCS.
Symphony Harmony DCS by ABB. During plant start-up, shutdown and load rejection this DCS is used to dump turbine steam.
HOLLiAS MACS DCS by Beijing Hollysys Co. China. Plant process parameters are monitored by this DCS.
Maintenance / Troubleshooting of following PLC’s.
Siemens SIMATIC S7-300 (CPU 313C, CPU 317-2DP)
Schneider Electric Modicon Quantum Unity CPU
Performed Maintenance / Calibration of different types of process instrumentation.
Worked on following Turbine Control & Supervisory Systems.
Digital Electro-Hydraulic Control System (DEH) for Turbine Control.
Turbine Supervisory Instrumentation (TSI), VM600 System by Meggit (Vibro-Meter), Switzerland. Checking/Calibration of TSI Sensors like Bearing Vibration, Rotor Position, Case Expansion etc.
Emergency Turbine Trip System.
Turbine Steam Dump System.
Turbine Steam Re-Heat & Temperature Control System.
Worked on Seismic Instrument System by Syscom Instruments, Switzerland.
Junior Instrument & Control Engineer
— Nov 2008
Worked on following Distributed Control Systems and Turbine Supervisory systems.
WDPF DCS by Westinghouse Co. USA. Turbine operation is controlled by this DCS.
Emergency Turbine Trip System by using Siemens SIMATIC S5-100U PLC.
Turbine Steam Re-Heat & Temperature Control System by Using WDPF Control System.
Data Acquisition System, DAS 5000, Manufactured by Hollysys 5th Research institute of MEI, China.