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SURENDRAN SHIJU

Candidate ID: 1427280

Career Summary

An Instrumentation Engineer with 10 years of experience in Oil & Gas , Petrochemical Plant Construction projects in Saudi Arabia, Qatar, India and UAE as E&I Engineer / Supervisor.

Skill Set

Instrumentation & control, Construction safety, Field instruments, Progress monitoring, Manpower management, Client coordination, Construction Coordination, Installation & commissioning, Electrical installation, Pre-commissioning, Drawing analysis

Professional Information

Total Experience : 10

Nationality : India

Qualification Level : Engineering Graduates/PG

Job Function : Oil / Gas / Petroleum

Work Location Preference : Kuwait, Bahrain, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, UAE

Detailed Profile



NAME: SHIJU SURENDRAN
Mobile: +971 558883591 / +919605186392
E-Mail: shiju.s.g@gmail.com

Position: Electrical & Instrumentation Engineer / Supervisor
Industry: Oil & Gas, Petrochemical Construction
Experience: 10 years

PROFILE SUMMARY
• A dynamic professional with 10 years of experience in Oil & Gas and Petrochemical Construction.
• Possess sound knowledge of Instrument and Control Engineering principles, practices and methods applicable to Oil & Gas, Petrochemical Projects, Standards and regulations relating to construction and safety.
• Proficient in understanding the Instrumentation principles with the ability to read and understand P&ID drawings, Principles of Instrument calibration, loop testing.
• Gained experience of working with international clients like Saudi ARAMCO, Tecnicas Reunidas Gulf Co. Ltd. and Outotec, Cristal Global, Qatar Solar Technologies, Maire Tecnimont and ADNOC.
• Expertise in various stages of instrumentation execution process viz. Preparation of Instrument deliverables includes, Instrument index, I/O list, Datasheet, Hookup, Cable Block Diagram, JB Schedule, instrument calibration & installation, DCS/PLC systems installation, loop checking & commissioning of instrument systems
• An effective communicator with excellent planning and leadership skills

CORE COMPETENCIES
Site / Construction Management:

• Review P&IDs, Loop Drawings, equipment layout drawings, Panel GA drawings, wiring & interconnection diagrams, Cause & Effect diagrams, Instrument list, I/O list, System architecture drawings, cable block diagram, cable routing layouts etc.
• Preparations of MTO/BOQ based on drawings and scope of work
• Review Engineering Drawings & Documents; Provide comments based on constructability & feasibility as per site conditions.
• Conduct Site Survey and prepare site survey reports, Support engineering/design teams, check and ensure incorporation of comments.
• Execution of site works in line with execution plan, project scope of work and project schedule.
• Constructability study and preparation of the activity wise man-hours required for the execution.
• Reporting daily progress to project engineer/project manager.
• Conduct progress review meetings with Construction Team / Client / Subcontractors / Vendors.
• Erection, installation and commissioning of plant instrumentation systems.
• Review and address issues with subcontractors, supplied documentation and drawings for field problem resolution.
• Maintenance of Quality and Safety standards at site
• Manpower estimation for project and accordingly raise Man-power allocation request to Project Engineers/ Managers.
• Knowledge of Field Instrumentation and Calibration of Instruments
• Coordination with Client(end users)/Subcontractors/Vendors etc.,
• Pre-Commissioning & Commissioning activities at site
• Preparation of Red markup and as built drawing.


ORGANISATIONAL EXPERIENCE
I. Middle East Manpower Supply, Abudhabi, UAE as E&I Site Engineer
(From July 2017 to July 2019)

Key Responsibilities:

• Planning the installation of Panels, Cable Laying, Cable trays, Hydraulic Tubing, Field Instruments and the associated tubing works.
• Studying construction schedules, estimating man-power requirements for completion of job assignments.
• Interpreting specifications, analysing and resolving work problems and suggesting changes in working conditions to increase efficiency of work crew.
• Ensuring proper construction methods are utilized.
• Ensuring construction comply with project documentation, standards, permits and regulation.
• Communicating professionally and effectively with consulting engineers.


II. Doha Petroleum Construction Company Ltd., Qatar as E&I Site Engineer
(From March 2016 to March 2017)

Key Responsibilities:

• Reviewing project specifications, documents, drawings, data sheets & vendor manuals and identifying certifiable points related to electrical / instrumentation systems.
• Reviewing E&I scope of work, drawings and executing the E& I construction activities in line with the project specifications and standards.
• Preparing E&I test / trial and commissioning procedures taking input from the project documents & vendor manuals and submitting for review & approval.
• Coordinating and driving the construction team activities, supervising the completions field staff for the E&I pre-commissioning & commissioning activities and arranging the commissioning spares & consumables.
• Testing, pre-commissioning and commissioning the systems as per project requirements and third party inspection / class / society agencies and signing off the systems.
• Interacting & coordinating with the client, PMT, vendors & other departments and sub-contractors for the construction/completion activities. Attending progress review meetings to resolve constraints and site-conflicts.
• Administrating and deploying the field completions staff for the projects, reviewing the manpower requirement and initiating actions if required.
• Identifying potential skills & training needs among the team members, providing opportunity for enhancing their skills & career growth and appraising performance.


III. Nasser. S. Al Hajri Corporation, Saudi Arabia as Instrumentation Engineer
(From December 2012 to December 2015)

Key Responsibilities:
• Planning the installation of Marshalling racks, cabling, cable trays, field instruments and the associated cabling and cable trays including the tubing works.
• Study of project standards, specifications, drawings, procedures and scope estimation, identification of unit specified requirements & control utilization of supervisors & manpower with a view to ensure timely accomplishment of project targets within the time and cost parameters.
• Interpreting specifications, analysing and resolving work problems and suggesting changes in working conditions to increase efficiency of work crew.
• Ensuring proper construction methods are utilized, Construction complies with project documentation, standards, permits and regulation.
• Communicating professionally and effectively with Consulting Engineers.

IV. Ampersand Systems Pvt. Ltd., Kochi, India as Site Engineer (Instrumentation)
(From July 2010 to February 2012 )

Key Responsibilities:
• Preparation of project scheduling and daily, weekly, monthly progress reports to meet customer satisfaction with proper safety at site i.e. overall site work monitoring
• Follow up with main contractor and client regarding construction activities, materials and manpower mobilization
• Review of design deliverables including instrument hook-up drawing, instrument installation drawing, Instrument cable schedule, junction box termination drawings etc.
• Coordination with site regarding erection and testing of instruments as per approved ITP for quality inspections and preparation of final documentation for handover of project.
• Study of project standards, specifications, drawings, procedures and scope estimation, identification of unit specified requirements & control utilization of supervisors & manpower with a view to ensure timely accomplishment of project targets within the time and cost parameters.


V. Technocrat Automation Solutions Pvt. Ltd, Chennai, India as Application Engineer
(From August 2009 to June 2010)


Key Responsibilities:
• Handled calibration of all pressure/ temperature controlling instruments and various smart / non-smart transmitters
• Responsible for PLC & SCADA programming and troubleshooting
• Controlled valve calibration and overhauling
• Co-ordinated with client staff to execute jobs efficiently



VI. Telecon Systems, Noida, India as Instrument Engineer
(From August 2007 to April 2009)


Key Responsibilities:
• Managed calibration, erection & loop checking of temperature, pressure, level transmitters etc.
• Estimated cables and instruments quantities as per project requirement
• Supervised instrument & control, cable laying and testing & termination
• Responsible for manpower forecast




ACADEMIC DETAILS
• B.Tech Degree in Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering (2007)


Other Course:
• Advanced Diploma in Industrial Automation from Technocrat Automation Solutions Pvt. Ltd., Chennai, 2009
(Training modules attended: Programmable Logic Controllers (Allen Bradley, ABB, Siemens, GE-Fanuc, Omron & Keyence), Supervisory Control & Data Acquisition (Wonder ware InTouch, Intellution Fix), Distributed Control System & Programmable Automation Controller (Honeywell), Variable Frequency Drives, Pneumatics & Field Instruments & GSM PLC)



IT SKILLS
• Conversant with PLC, SCADA and DCS Programming
• MS Office and Internet Applications


PERSONAL DETAILS
Date of Birth: 27th May 1986
Nationality: Indian
Passport Status: R1115657; Valid till 15th MAY 2027
Marital Status: Married
No. of Dependants: 3
Driving License Details: Indian Driving License
Languages: English, Hindi and Malayalam
Permanent Address: Vasava Bhavan, Karunilakode, Edava P.O, Varkala, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala – 695311
Permanent Mobile No: +919605186392(Whatsaap)
Skype id: shiju.surendran


Annexure
Major Projects Handled at Middle East Manpower Supply, UAE.
Project: Al Dabb’iya Surface Facilities Phase III Project (USD 2.254 BILLION)
Client: Abudhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC)
Contractor : Maire Tecnimont Group
Sub Contractor: Archirodon Construction (Overseas) Co. S.A.

Major Projects Handled at Doha Petroleum Construction Company, Qatar
Project: Polysilicon Production Plant (USD 500 MILLION)
Client: Qatar Solar Technologies.

Major Projects Handled at Nasser. S. Al Hajri Corporation, Saudi Arabia
Project: Saudi Aramco Yanbu Refinery (USD 12 BILLION)
Client: Yanbu Aramco Sinopec Refining Company (YASREF).
Contractor: Tecnicas Reunidas Gulf Co. Ltd.

Project: Sphinx - Ilmenite Smelter
Client: Outotec and Cristal Global

Major Project Handled Ampersand Systems Pvt. Ltd., Kochi, India

Project: MRPL -Phase III Expansion and Up gradation Project (USD 2.4 BILLION), Karnataka
Client: Engineers India Limited &

Project: Integrated Refinery Expansion Project (IREP) – BPCL-Kochi Refinery
Client: Technimont ICB & Engineers India Limited

Major Projects Handled at Telecon Systems, Noida, India

Project: Crude Distillation Unit (CDU) - Kochi Refinery, Kerala
Client: BPCL & EIL

Project: Up gradation of Propylene Recovery Unit (PRU) - Kochi Refinery, Kerala
Client: BPCL and L&T Control & Automation