Highly skilled, effective Mechanical Technical Advisor and Project Supervisor with 23+ years' experience in power generation industry. Experienced project supervision offering expertise in upgrades, installation, start-up and commissioning of gas and steam turbines. Well-versed in all aspects of millwright functions, including combustion and hot gas path inspections, major overhauls, diaphragm alignments and rebuilding valve racks. Resourceful, adaptable foreman skilled in overcoming difficulties to complete projects on time, ensuring client satisfaction. HIGHLIGHTS Gas turbine expertise Laser alignments/dial indicators Self-motivation P&ID reading Team leadership Precision equipment Project management Troubleshooting Demonstrated thorough knowledge of gas and steam turbines with ability to perform repairs with manuals supplied by customers and if none available to be able to locate manuals and purchase for customers. Generated repeat customers by ensuring client satisfaction. Exceeds expectations in quality, technical skills and adaptability in performance reviews. Achieved Certificate of Appreciation from Guam Power Authority for excellent work on major overhaul of Cabras Unit No. 1. Received recommendation from Elliott Turbo machinery for outstanding renovation of Elliott centrifugal compressors 24 split line and barrel compressors and 24 G.E. steam turbines in Algeria.
Blueprint reading and interpretation
Managing large crews
Dependable independent worker
Good at following instructions
Solid independent worker
Customer service experience
Timely project completion
Performed routine maintenance on equipment on as-needed basis.
Millwright subcontractor May 2014 to CurrentTURBO MECHANICAL － Olympia, Washington
Major outage on 35 mega watt G.E. Steam turbine in Fairbanks Alaska job duties were removal of upper half turbine shell alignment of upper and lower diaphragms lapping stop valve and throttle valve on unit.
Millwright Subcontractor September 2014 to CurrentSulzer Turbine Field Services － Laporte, Texas
Removal and installition of new Ingersoll Rand expander at Holly frontier refinery in Eldorado Kansas
Mechanical Technical Advisor January 2012 to October 2013PROENERGY SERVICES － Sedalia, MO
Hold full accountability for projects, supervising foremen and making decisions in variety of situations, including closing readings.
Oversee major overhaul and inspection of GE Frame 5 gas turbine including all accessories at ProEnergy Packaging solutions turbine shop.
Facilitate weekly meetings and major inspection on 5 gas turbines for Golden Star Resources in Bogoso, Ghana.
Conduct daily meetings and combustion inspection on John Brown 6 B gas turbine for GDF Sues power plant in Colon, Panama.
Supervised 6-man crew on hot gas path inspection for GE 6 B gas turbine for Formosa Plastics in Baton Rouge.
Led 5-man crew in removal of Mitsubishi load gear box on a GE frame 5 gas turbine unit A for Unisource Energy in Nogales, Arizona.
Provide oversight for many projects, including bore scope inspection in Longview, Washington, and removal of bearings on steam turbine in Asbury, Missouri, and installations in Gardner, Kansas.
Project Supervisor March 2007 to December 2011ProEnergy Services － Laporte, MO
Returned to United States to oversee Combustion inspection on GE 6B gas turbine for Morris Cogen in Morris, Illinois.
Trained local hands on gas and steam turbine maintenance after commissioning for Gena in Colon Panama.
Performed upgrade, commissioning and start-up of Ansaldo V64.3 gas turbine in Ghana, Africa.
Millwright Foreman January 2005 to February 2007ProEnergy Services － Sedalia, MO
Performed major overhaul 17 MW and 22 MW Westinghouse steam turbines with generator rotor removals for City of Columbia in Missouri.
Conducted bore scope inspections on GE Frame 6B gas turbines at U.S.
Gen in Pittsfield, Massachusetts.
Performed Hot Gas Path Inspection on G.E.
Frame 7FA at Eastman Cogen in Longview, Texas.
Millwright Foreman Contractor October 1994 to July 2004POWER INDUSTRY CONSULTANTS － Marietta, GA
Performed major overhaul of VAX steam turbine at Rio Bravo Poso plant with 10-man crew, reporting to Siemens project manager.
Overhauled and upgraded centrifugal compressors and steam turbines in Bethious, Algeria.
Changed out second- and third-stage nozzles on a GE Frame 7FA gas turbine in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic.
Installed guide veins in exhaust stack on a GE Frame 5 gas turbine at Blue Hills Power Plant in Nassau, Bahamas.
Supervised major overhaul of GE Frame 7EA gas turbine in Acajuta, El Salvador.
Newly installed Pratt Whitney FT8 twin pack for CNF in Montego Bay, Jamaica.
Millwright Contractor July 1997 to August 2001TURBO MECHANICAL － Olympia, WA
Removed upper case on front standard on 30-megawatt GE steam turbine for inspection and assisted Bentley Nevada by installing probes in front standard.
Performed major overhaul on GE 10 MW steam turbine at Smurfit's in Newberg, Oregon.
Executed removal and installation of units of GE LM 2500 jet engines in Oxnard, California, in 3 days.
Millwright Contractor May 1991 to January 1994QCI GENERAL ELECTRIC － Vancouver, WA
Performed major overhaul of GE Frame 5 gas turbine in Mandeville, Jamaica.
Executed major overhaul and upgrade on GE Frame 5 gas turbine at Hess Oil refinery in St.
Conducted hydraulic skid modification on unit 3 GE Frame 5 gas turbine and removed and installed transformer in switchyard at WAPA in St.