VIRENDRAKUMAR JASHBHAI PATEL
1952, Pastoral Lane
Hanover Park, IL – 60133
Phone No: +91 9879506906
Professional Summary: Thirty-seven (37) years of experience in the field of Engineering, Projects, Construction, Estimation, Tendering, Dismantling & Relocation and Maintenance Management Projects.
· 37 years of experience in the field of Petro-Chemicals / Chemicals, Fertilizers, Gas & Steel industries in Engineering, Projects & Site constructions.
· Work in the multidisciplinary environment for Civil, Structural, Equipment / Machineries, Piping (Process, Tankage, Power plant, and Rack) Electrical, and Instrumentation for Project implementation.
· Well versed in preparing Projects Execution Plans, Method Statements, ITPs / MIS reports, Site Execution activities & Bar Charts.
· Exposure and Knowledge of Technical & Commercial bid Evaluation, Contract Evaluation, Cost control & Budgets, Banking Systems.
· Conversant with knowledge of ASME, API, ANSI Codes & Standards, Safety guidelines and regulations for Industries.
· Conversant with ISO 9001 – 2008.
· Planning, monitoring and controlling day to day activities of Fabrication, Erection, and Installation of Structure, Equipment, Tank Farm, Plant / Process piping.
Skills: Operating System: Microsoft Window – Basic software like Word, Excel, PowerPoint, M.S.Project.
Web base E-Mail, One Drive / Cloud / Drop box etc.
Mechanical Calculation / Estimation for Structure, Equipment, Piping etc.
Languages: Fluent in English, Hindi & Gujarati.
International Standards: ASME, API, IS, ISO 9001-2008
Experienced: Ramji Dayawahla Engineers, SURAT – Gujarat, India. April 2002 – Present
Position: Project Manager.
Estimation, Tendering, Negotiation, Planning, Monitoring and controlling of Fabrication, Erection and Installation activities of following projects:
· 1250 TCD capacity Sugar Plant Project at Ghana, West Africa for Ministry of Trade & Industries – Ghana. As a sub-contractor of M/s Seftech India Pvt. Ltd. – India.
· Erection and Installation of Structure (8400 tons) and Equipment pre- assembly, installation and alignment (4600 tons) for GIIC- Bahrain Steel Plant – SULB Project. Under sub-contractor of M/s Jurong Engineering Co- Singapore.
· Fabrication, Paintings, Erection, and installation with testing of HTS Piping and fittings (150 Tons) for SULB- Steel project – Bahrain, under sub-contract of Samsung Engineering.
· Construction of C.S.Floating roof tank for Takreer Refinery – Abu-Dhabi.
· Erection and Installation of Structure (11000 tons), Equipment assembly and installation (4000 tons), Ducting fabrication and erection (800 tons), Process piping fabrication and installation (1200 tons) for Shadeed Hot Link Plant Project at Sohar – Muscat, under sub-contract of Jurong Engg. Singapore.
· Dismantling of Fibre Acrylic Plant from Spain- Barcelona, and Relocation in Egypt for Aditya Birla Group (5000 tons).
· Fabrication & Erection of Heavy Structural Steel (2000 tones fabrication & 3500 tones erection) work completed for Essar Refinery, Jamnagar, under my overall supervision and monitoring.
· Supplying of Skill Technicians Team in Nigeria for Steel Plant and Power Plant (65 & 55 MW) refurbishing.
· Process piping for Module IV of HBI Plant, Utility piping for sinter plant for ESSAR Hazira – India.
Goyal MG Gases Pvt. Ltd. – Gujarat, India April 1996-February 2002
Position: Project Manager.
Procurement, Liaising, Planning, Structural Designed, Civil Foundation, Fabrication, Erection, and Installation of 125 t / Day cap. Carbon Dioxide Purification & Liquefication Plant installed under my supervision at Surat – Hazira Region.
Sudev Chemicals Ltd. – Gujarat, India. January 1995-March 1996
Position: Technical Director.
I had prepared detailed engineering of the whole project to manufacture Sodium Hydro Sulfite. Including equipment, piping etc. same was installed and commissioned under my supervision at Village Santej near Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India.
Own Fabrication Workshop: – Panoli GIDC, Gujarat, India, March 1992-December 1995
Position: Partner and Team Leader.
· Fabrication & Supplied of chemicals Equipment, Plants & Consultancy in small chemical industries.
· Supplied nos. of Units, Equipment, System and Plant’s like Reactors, Heat Exchangers, Structures, Absorption System, Ribbon Blender, Piping etc. to small as well as medium scale Industries near Ankleshwar and Panoli region, Gujarat – India.
Adarsh Chemicals and Fertilizers Ltd. April 1980-March 1992
Position: Asst. Mechanical Engineer to Project Engineer.
· A 100 TPD Sulphuric Acid Plant and 23 % Oleum Plant was fabricated, erected and commissioned with its equipments like Heat Exchangers, Towers, Waste heat recovery ( Boiler), Storage Tanks, Piping, Instrumentation and all civil foundations.
· Fabrication, Erection and Commissioned of 7.5 Ton capacity E.O.T. Crane, also 40 Tons capacity E.O.T. crane for Super Phosphate Godown and Turbine Gen Set House respectively.
· Construction of Effluent Treatment Plant, Water Treatment Plant including equipment and Foundations.
· Fabrication and Erection 138 feet height Super Structure for Maleic an-hydride plant.
· Various types of equipment installation like Heat Exchanger, Distillation Column Storage tanks, Scrubber etc. pertaining to Maleic an- hydride plant.
· Fabrication and Installation of Material handling equipment like Bucket Elevator, Belt Conveyor, and Dryer etc.
· Various civil foundations for plants, houses etc. were designed and constructed under my guidelines.
· Heavy machinery like Turbine Genets (2MW), Turbine Compressor, Air Compressor was also erected and commissioned.
Vasant Engineering Works, – Surat, India. April 1979-March 1980
Position: Mechanical Engineer.
· Prepared various fabrication drawings of Super Phosphate (Grinding) Pulver-blender and fabricated under my guidelines, same was installed & commissioned to Puna, Maharashtra – India. Rock Phosphate Grinding mill with associated equipment installed and commissioned at M/s Adarsh Chemical and Fertilizer Ltd, Surat.
Education: Technical Education Board – Gujarat State – India.
· Diploma Mechanical Engineer. – Passed in 1076. From Dr. S. & S. S. Gandhi College of Engineering and Technology – Surat.
1976 / 1979
Diploma in Mechanical Engineering at I.C.Gandhi Hi-School
2004 / Continue
Project Manager at Rmaji Dayawahla Engineers
I have a green card of U.S.
Project Manager at Goyal MG Gases Pvt. Ltd.
Project Engineers at Adarsh Chemicals & Fertilizers Ltd.
Mechanical Engineer at Vasant Engineering Works