Name JALAJ VERMA
-Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering at Aligarh Muslim University AMU India
-Member of IMechE (Institution of Mechanical Engineers)
A multi-skilled mechanical engineer with a comprehensive knowledge and understanding
of mechanical design and static equipment to required specifications and demands.
Highly focused with a consistent track record of successful deliverance of projects to
meet deadlines and targets.
SUMMARY OF EXPERIENCE
Senior/Lead Static Equipment Engineer with 22 years’ experience of major, global
engineering contracting companies in India (EIL) and UK (WorleyParsons).
Specializing in the mechanical design, engineering and procurement of Columns, Pressure
Vessels, Storage Tanks, Shell & Tube Heat Exchangers, Breech lock (Screw plug) Heat
Exchangers, Air Cooled Heat Exchangers, Double Pipe Heat Exchangers, Electric Heaters.
Delivered and comprised in material requisition, bidder evaluation, purchase requisition,
supplier surveillance and attendance at FAT as well as visiting several manufacturers’
works to carry out technical surveillance.
Developed corporate specifications effectively for Pressure Vessels and Welded Storage
Tanks for various projects at Worley Parsons.
Area of expertise: offshore, onshore, refinery, petrochemical and LNG jobs including
conceptual studies, FEED/detail engineering, risk assessment, engineering coordination
and EPC; also involved in PMC jobs (for IGD, GASCO and Panipat Refinery).
Hands of knowledge and experience of computer software like PV Elite, Finglow for
vessels, PV Elite for Tanks to complement practical designs. Assertive with a range of
programs such as Smart Sketch, AUTOCAD and VISIO software: using Aspen programme
to deliver mechanical design of heat exchangers successfully.
Confident with international codes like ASME Section VIII Div. 1 & 2 PED, PD 5500,
TEMA, API 650 codes used in hydrocarbon industry.
Senior Mechanical Engineer - Worley Parsons Europe Limited, London, UK
TANAP Project –EPC Project
Working on Two compressor stations and four metering stations where solved the problem of
WN Flanges at low temperature in consultation with client in order to come up with a solution
logically and analytically. Organized all the vessel, electric heater, and filter separator
datasheets, which were modified and developed continuously based on discipline and client
comments. Multi-tasking preparation of specifications for Pressure Vessels and Tanks (API
650), and Material Requisition for Pressure Vessels, Electric heaters as well as specifications
and issuing for Purchase.
Attended Kick of meetings for filter separators and water bath heaters to maximize work
resourcefully. Managing responsibility of client coordination through updating datasheets for
water bath heaters, revising vendor offers and issuing TBE. Also reviewed the bids for EPC
station Packages while being involved in coordination activities between Mumbai office and
Vladivostok LNG Feed and Addax Nigeria (Offshore platform)
Worked independently on reviewing the LNG vessel datasheets and tank datasheets and
releasing the datasheets based on client remarks.
Operated on a diverse Offshore platform job reviewing, outlining the flexibility of work, and
releasing the separator datasheets, coalescer filter datasheets and delivering the finals after
acting on feedback from the client.
Sulphur project of PDO Oman
Arranged the heat exchanger and air cooler datasheets including waste heat boilers and
sulphur condensers effectually and discharging the final datasheets based on client comments
needing strong interpersonal communication.
Engaged in BP Sullom Voe on enhancing of GIS for tanks and pressure vessels in line with BP
specifications contributing to innovative ideas that led to the making of rare and specific
equipment: I further prepared spec for Rectangular Storage Tanks.
BP Rumaila Feed Project
Worked on groundwork of mechanical datasheets for tanks (both site and shop assembled
designed as per API 650). Completed tank datasheets from IDC level to issue for Feed level,
producing specification for tanks, Standard Detail for Pressure Vessels and Allowable Nozzle
Loads to achieve goals in a timely manner in a highly regulated environment.
Short time Project assignments also included:-
BP Khazaan: updating the static equipment specifications for Pressure Vessels,
Tanks, Heat Exchangers and Air coolers based on client and WP comments
Sulphur projects of Don Valley and Exxon Mobil: Formulating the mechanical
datasheets for Waste Heat Boiler, TGTU Exchangers and Final Sulphur Condensers.
Humber Refinery Sulphur Improvement Project: Arranging the mechanical datasheets
and requisitions for Vessels, Reactor, Columns, and Filters and issued them for
Enquiry. Further assisted project coordination between various disciplines through
regular punctuality and good organization.
BP Sullom Voe: Study reports on the fatigue analysis report for two high pressure
Molecular Sieve Vessels, involving critical calculation of allowable stress for Blowdown
temperatures in case of vessels operating at very low temperatures.
Iran LNG Project
Worked self-sufficiently on review of offers for Carbon Steel Vessels, Feed Separator and
Atmospheric Vaporiser. Prepared the Technical Bid Evaluation (for Carbon Steel Vessels,
Feed Separator and Atmospheric Vaporisers) and Technical Queries, positively evaluating
their replies in a calm manner.
IGD Gasco Habshan
Established work in a PMC job reliably for static equipment with Hyundai Heavy Engineering
as EPC contractor requiring leadership and management. Activities included a strong review
of: vendor documents for static equipment; Purchase specifications; comments given on Code
drawings. Carried out project coordination for getting the documents reviewed by piping and
structure for vessels and exchangers.
Conoco Philips Humber side Refinery UK
Complete technical responsibility by committing to the production of Project Standard
Drawings, Mechanical Data Sheets, required to support the FEED cost estimate and in
preparation for the purchase of new Heat exchangers, Air coolers, Columns, Vessels and
Filters. Making wise decisions and learning quickly, I also studied the vendors’ offer for heat
exchangers thoroughly and prepared the technical bid analysis.
Kashagan Full Feed Development Project, Kazakhstan KWAC
Senior Static Equipment Engineer on the FEED project for the development of both onshore
and offshore facilities in the Caspian Sea. The project included the development of three hubs
in Offshore and creation of onshore facilities for oil and gas and I had complete procedural
responsibility for the honest production of Project Standard Drawings, Mechanical Data
Sheets, which were required to support the FEED cost estimate, preparation for the purchase
of new Heat exchangers, Air coolers, Electric Heaters, Brazed Aluminium Exchangers and
Tank Electric Heaters.
Implemented compliance dependably with International Codes and Kazakh regulations.
Achievement of mechanical datasheets and mechanical design of static equipment and using
applied knowledge for the interaction with Piping and structure reporting the plot plan and
Petrom Vision 2010 Refinery Upgrade and Revamp FEED Project, Petrobrazi, Romania
Senior Static Equipment Engineer on the FEED project for the revamp and upgrade of existing
Petrobrazi refinery, Romania. The project included the dynamic addition of a new
Hydrocracker Unit. Complete technical responsibility for the production of Project Standard
Drawings, Mechanical Data Sheets, requiring supporting the FEED cost estimate and in
preparation for the purchase of new Long Lead pressure vessels (reactors, drums, columns,
tanks). Comfortably executed agreement with EC Directives and Romanian regulations.
Developed and maintained Mechanical Equipment List for new and existing mechanical
equipment on the revamped plant.
1993 - 2008 Manager /Lead Mechanical Engineer (Heat exchanger and Vessels) – Engineers India
Limited (EIL), Delhi, India A Govt Owned Company-
Having extensive experience of 15 years with the company by handling engineering and
procurement of major static equipment. Assumed complete technical responsibility for the
mechanical design of pressure vessels, shell & tube exchangers, air cooled heat
exchangers and associated equipment. Successfully developed and produced equipment
specifications, mechanical data sheets, material requisitions and technical bid evaluations
for the above equipment many times. Managed a group of engineers to provide team
leadership as a delegate to achieve the best of the various projects.
Assignments mentioned below are all EPC contracts which involved material requisition,
vendor selection, technical bid evaluation, purchase requisition and visiting of vendor works
for technical surveillance and FAT.
Major Projects Handled:
Bharat Oman Refinery Limited: Unit CDU/VDU & DCU
Bongaigaon Refinery Limited: Unit DHDT& H2,
Gas Cracker Unit EO and EG Units For Indian Petrochemical Ltd (IPCL), Dahej-Gujarat
DHDT and Hydrogen Units For Bongaigaon Refinery Of India Ltd. (BRPL), Gandhar
DHDS, H2 , Sulfur Block and Hydrocracker Units for IOCL-Panipat, IOCL-Haldia, IOCL-Mathura
NHT,CCR, Isomerisation, Prime G, Sulphur Block, Offsite Units Of Green Field Emission Job for
LLDPE, HDPE, LPG, NTGG Units for Gas Authority Of India Gail.
ISO Octane Project, Dubai
Offshore Project: Oil and Natural Gas Commission (ONGC), India
Preparation of data sheets and material requisitions for heat exchangers and air coolers for BHS
and NQP Platforms
Refinery-III for Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited, Chennai
Overseas Assignment: Hyundai Heavy Industries Ltd., Kobe, South Korea - review of vendor’s
documents, design calculations& fabrication drawings of heat exchangers
Site Training for two months at Bharat Petroleum Corporation Mumbai during the
employment as Management Trainee.