ARABIAN BEMCO LTD. (Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. 7/2008-Present):
Senior Startup and Commissioning Manager: Successfully completed the start up and commissioning of the Saudi Electric Company (SEC) Qurayyah2B Power Plant Simple Cycle Project. Plant consists of 15xGE MS7FA gas turbines/H2 cooled generators. (EPC project).
Associated BOP equipment commissioned: 20MW Emergency black start diesel plant,H2/N2 generating equipment, multiple fuel gas boost compressors, turbine distillate fuel handling systems (unloading, pumping, & filtering), station water treatment facilities, building HVAC/Chillers, plant fire protection (Water pumping systems and FM200), sub-station switchgear (Including system stability testing), transformers, lighting, GE DCS/BMS.
INNOVATIVE CONTROL SYSTEMS, INC. (Clifton Park, New York, USA. 9/2004-7/2008):
Rotating Equipment/Turbine Control System Commissioning Engineer.
GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY (Schenectady, NY, & Boston, Massachusetts, USA. 1/1976-9/2004):
Senior Gas Turbine Fuel System Engineering Team Leader: (GE Power Plant Engineering Department, Schenectady, N.Y., USA 1990-2004):
Senior Aircraft Engine Control Systems Design Engineer: (GE Aircraft Engines, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 1986-1990):
Designed and tested multi-spool gas turbine turbo-shaft/turbo-propeller aircraft/helicopter engine controls.
Senior Gas Turbine Controls Design Engineer: (GE Power Systems, Schenectady, N.Y., USA 1983-1986):
Designed gas turbine control system hardware and control system retrofits. Specific work included designs for wet and dry low NOx (GE DLNI, II) combustion systems (Included GE fuel regulator, GE Speedtronic Mark I, II, IV, and V controls). Also designed control systems for multi-shaft mechanical drive gas turbines used for pipeline gas compressor and oil well seawater injection pump applications.
Gas Turbine Field/Commissioning Engineer (GE International Field Service 1976-1983):
Installed and commissioned numerous multi-unit GE gas turbines for power plant and mechanical drive applications (Natural gas compressors, crude oil and well head water injection pumps). Performed scheduled gas turbine major overhauls and inspections worldwide
M.S., Mechanical Engineering (MSME: Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA (1990).
B.S., Mechanical Engineering (BSME): Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY., USA (1976).
Registered Professional Engineer (P.E.) Hold P.E. licenses in the states of Massachusetts and New York, USA (Since 1986).
Currently Sr. Commissioning manager 2700 MW Qurayyah2 Simple Cycle Gas Turbine Power Project -Saudi Electric.