I am a dependable, motivated and hard-working Pipe-Fitter with more than 14 years in the construction industry. I thrive in a fast-paced environment and work to complete projects safely, quickly and efficiently. I strive to achieve the best results possible in every project big or small.
In 2000 I was honoured with receiving Young Apprentice Of The Year in my locality. I have successfully ran a general contracting business for eight years and have led a crew of up to ten plumbers, pipefitters & general construction laborers. I have long lasting professional relationships with both commercial and construction companies and pride myself in my ability to liaise well with clients and site engineers.
I was employed as a pipe-fitter for the construction of modules for the new Shetland gas plant. Installation of stainless steel and carbon steel pipe spools. Isometric drawing interputation for the correct placing of pipe spools using the northerly and easterly dimensions and the correct gasket and flange connections. Carry out cleaning and borescope all spools before installation. Modification to spools that were not correctly fabricated. Fitting of structural support beams for transportation of the modules. Installation of plated steel floor sections on upper levels of module. Carrying out punch lists on pipe runs to ensure the correct instruments, valves, shoes, studs and nuts are as per design specifications. Plated steel floor installation on upper levels of module.
Mentoring junior team members, providing guidance on proper techniques and safety. I price projects based on isometric drawings and blueprints to ascertain the right quantity of materials and tools needed for the given project. Maintaining industrial boilers and pipework in factories and hotels. I service both commercial and residential boilers and pumps. Recalibration of older industrial boilers and pumps. Detection of leaks through ground microphones, gauges and flow meters to prevent damage and reduce energy bills for companies. I provide upkeep and maintenance to the plumbing and heating system of four schools in my locality. Cutting welding and threading steel pipe feeding the boilers. Removal of broken or corroded sections of the boiler and replacing with new sections, hangers and supports. Removal of pumps for scheduled maintenance over holiday periods.
Fit fabricate install and maintain pipe systems in a construction and repair setting following all safety procedures. Works with acetylene torch
and welding equipment. Repair and install pumps, conveyors and valves. Install industrial machinery and related heavy equipment. Install equipment and attachments on machinery and related structures. Cutting, bending and threading pipe with hand and power tools. Inspection of field equipment throughout quarry.
Pipe Fitting, welding, concrete removal and relaying of concrete. Full installations of heating & plumbing systems including boiler installation, calorifier, sanitary ware, solar water systems and high pressure plumbing systems with valve controls and solenoids. Installation of industrial sectional boilers and gun barrel pipework. Cutting bending and threading pipe for gas, air, hydraulic or water. Contract undertaken in Roche Pharmaceutical for the installation of new pipework and replacement of old pipework for new production lines.
Offshore Oil & Gas Industry Minimum Industry Safety Training Programme
(expiry 13 June 2017)
Gas testing for confined space work Level 1
Gas testing for hot work Level 2
Gas monitoring for hotwork sites level 3
Basic Offshore Safety Induction & Emergency Training (including HUET & EBS)
(expiry 11 June 2017)
The training and understanding of working in Explosive atmospheres & Hazardous locations
Level 6 Component Certificate FETAC
Level 6 National Craft Certificate from the Department of Education & Science
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