and a presentation were prepared to present the review/audit findings to the Client. Also, a
preliminary FCC Operation Manual was issued. Technical review implied the revision of PDS’s
towers, HX’s, pumps, relief system, utilities consumption and storage capacity. Managed
Process Engineers during manhours of process activities.
V PSV Update Number FCC/GasCon Unit, Corpus Christi Refinery, Citgo. Planning,
supervising and control of the process discipline activities for performing the capacity evaluation of
existing relief valves PSV‘s at the FCC/GasCon Unit at Corpus Christi Refinery.
Overpressure events were identified for each PSV, required capacity determined and hydraulic
evaluations of inlet and exit PSV‘s lines were developed. Managed Process during man
hours of process activities.
V On going Tecnoconsult projects technical review. Developed Technical Review to
Tecnoconsult ongoing projects in order to determine compliance of documents generated to
Tecnoconsult Internal Engineering Practices ISO.
V Bid Preparations. Process Leader for the preparation of various bids for oil refining industry &
crude oil handling projects: KOC Kuwait, SINCOR, Petrolera Ameriven & PDVSA, etc.
Responsible for the estimation of process discipline manhours requirement, preparation of
process scope of work, process hardware and software requirements.
OTEPI/Baker Engineering de Venezuela. Senior Planning & Economics Analyst. July to
V Fully assigned to Petrolera Ameriven Venezuelan Extra Heavy Crude Oil Upgrader, Jose,
Venezuela, a joint venture of PDVSA, ConocoPhillips and ChevronTexaco, KBPD oil
capacity. Activities developed: monthly/yearly Upgrader volumetric plan operation, operational
performance appraisal, warranty test run preparation, economics evaluations on process changes
in Hydrotreating/Hydrocracking and DCU, preparation of presentations and reports on planning
and operational performance appraisal results, among others.
PDVSA Petr–leos de Venezuela. El Palito Refinery & Refining Headquarters in Caracas.
Process Engineer and Planning & Economics Supervisor. Sept. to Dec. .
V MTBE/TAME Production Project . KBPD MTBE/TAME capacity, US$ million
investment. Process Leader of the organization specially created for managing the construction
of the MTBE/TAME Plant licensed by BP/INTEVEP/UOP for El Palito Refinery. Coordinated
process activities during the Basic Engineering, Detail Engineering, Construction, Commissioning
V HF Alkylation Process Engineer KBPD Alkylate capacity.. Daily process variables follow
up, evaluation of acid effluents system, consolidation of activities to be developed during the
planned plant shutdown, isostripper tower internals evaluation using gamma scanning tool,
technical notes preparation, HAZOP study, among others.
V Planning & Economics Supervisor. Supervision of the activities of planning, oil economics and
operational performance assessment for El Palito Refinery. Responsible for issuing the following
documents: refinery monthly operating guidelines preparation, development of economies for raw
materials acquisition and new products launching, impacts of plant shutdowns; participation in
refinery benchmarking studies, etc. PIMS user. Management of Chemical Engineers.