I have 38 years of professional experience directly related to Pipeline Welding including Owner/Operator, Weld Inspection, Welder Qualifications, Onshore/Offshore Fabrication, Offshore Installation, Hook-up Fabrication and Radiography (Level II). Experience started as a 3-year medal trade course and progressed to an Owner/Operator. Projects have included domestic Gulf of Mexico, Nuclear Power Plants (on-line), Production Platforms, Pressure Vessels, and Process Piping. Welding Foreman supervised Welder Qualifications and related crafts. Certified in and working knowledge of FCAW, GMAW, SMAW and GTAW welding processes. I am Skilled in blueprint, schematic reading, interpretation and development also C.R.C. automatics.
Lead Inspector, 02/2013 to Current Enerprise Products – Houston, TX
Welding Inspector/Tulsa Inspection Resources.
84 miles of 20" from Goodlett to Wichita Falls, Texas Express Pipeline, spread 1B.
Pipe gang 59 Miles of 16" Eagle Ford Y-Grade Cotulla Lateral ,spread one.
08/2012 to 10/2012
Enterprise Products Partners, LP.
Welding Inspector / Tulsa Inspection.
75 miles of 24" from Sealy Texas to Yoakum, Texas.
Inspector for mini pipe gang, as well as HDD piping and road bores, I also coordinated with representatives from other companies for the foreign line crossings.
Welding Inspector, 01/2011 to 08/2012 Florida Gas
168 miles of 36" from Okeechobee to Plant City.
Visual Inspection of the Bead and Hot Pass for the Pipe Gang.
01/2010 to 12/2010 Enterprise Products Partners, LP
Welding Inspector, 09/2008 to 12/2009 McDaniel's Technical Services, Inc
We did some filter modification at the Skellytown, Texas Station.
We did new Pipe and valve installation at the Conway EP Prover Station - Conway, KS Enterprise Products Partners, LP.
In-Service Welding Inspector / McDaniel's Technical Services, Inc.
Welding Inspector on the Front End on 109 miles of 12" from Skellytown, TX to Mocain, OK Welding Inspector on the "10" Blue Line" rehab from Ashland, Ks.
to Hutchinson Ks.
Welding Inspector on the "10" Blue line" rehab from Topeka, KS.
to Kearney, MO.
Welding Inspector for the "Teppco, Line C-67-10" North Zultch, TX.
to Huffsmith Sta.
B-sleeves, Stopple fittings and Line segment replacement.
Elkhorn Construction / Welder, 05/2006 to 07/2007
Jonah Field Project in Big Piney, Wyoming.
New construction of Compressor Station - Welding and Fabrication on all components of Compressor Station from start to finish.
01/2005 to 05/2006 Lyondell Chemical – Channelview, Texas
Welding Inspector over #2 reactor and #2 heater tubes and all welding components.
06/2003 to 10/2004
Petrospect Inspection / Facility Inspector.
Exxon Mobil Shutdown - Baytown, TX facility.
Inspection of North and South flare stacks, 1,2 and 3 reactors.
Horizon Offshore / Welder, 06/2002 to 03/2003
30"-.519 Wall for El Paso Natural Gas.
Certified on C.R.C.
OWNER/OPERATOR, 12/2001 to 05/2002
Owner/Operator, 01/1986 to 01/1987 Virginia Power Nuclear Generating Station
Trained in Radiological Protection, Quality Control, Workers Rights and Security.
Qualified on P101-02, 508-8"-6G-906.
Level II Radiographer/Inspector, 01/1983 to 01/1986 Benton X-Ray Service – Savannah, GA
Walters Army Base - Union Camp Paper Mill.
Responsible for cold water piping project.
Westinghouse / Level II Radiographer/Welding Ins, 01/1981 to 01/1983 PEABODY TESTING LABS – HOUSTON, TX
Inspected all welded components for the gas and steam turbines.
Harwin Road Facilities, Houston, TX.
01/1980 to 01/1981 Cardinal Construction, Inc
Pipe welding foreman responsible for welder qualifications and related crafts.
01/1974 to 01/1980
Welder, Elkhorn Construction
Virginia Power / Welder, 11/2002 Kinder Morgan Station #204 – Columbus Junction, Iowa AZ
Welding on high-pressure steam lines at the "Navajo Generating Station", which were all 4,000 lb.
Welder, Delta Offshore System – Channelview, TX.
Rig welding of Offshore Drilling Platforms and piping components.
May 1969 PAMPA HIGH SCHOOL - PAMPA, TX
AWS - Associate Welding Inspector - CAWI
O.Q. Qualified- Enterprise and ISNetworld: National Welding Inspectors School -