Instrumentation and Controls Engineer
GHD - South Queensland
- APLNG Functional Safety Support | Bechtel | April 2015 - July 2015
Provided Bechtel with engineering support in producing Interlock Test packages, following up from a functional safety audit conducted earlier by GHD. Test packages were developed as part of commissioning activities of the APLNG plant, in accordance with IEC 61511. Responsibilities included writing of Interlock Test logic following critical design documentation provided by Bechtel, main point of contact with project leader at Bechtel to provide weekly status reports, site visits to Curtis Island for initial investigation of how Interlock testing was managed, and also for Functional Safety Assessment.
- Laidley and Forest Hill STP SCADA Upgrade | QUU | November 2014 - March 2015
Assisted the GHD Water team in preparing a detailed cost estimate of necessary SCADA upgrade works at QUU Laidley and Forest Hill Sewage Treatment Plants. Responsibilities included liaising with the Water team and the client to determine scope of the upgrade works, writing a Scope of Work and Functional Description for the work required, engaging contractors and vendors for quotes and estimates and updating existing design documentation such as P&IDs to reflect the changes required.
- Moonie Control System Upgrade | Santos | July 2014 - November 2014
Part of a small project team to design and deliver a new control system for the Moonie Oil Production Plant. The new control system, including a PLC and HMI would replace a hard-wired annunciator panel, and allow control of the manually operated shutdown valves. Responsibilities included programming of the new ABB PLC and Safety PLC, design of the HMI graphic in accordance with Santos HMI graphic standards, writing of and participating in the Factory Acceptance Test, site visit to the plant to assist in the Site Acceptance Test and general electrical installations, and updating of I&E drawings such as loop diagrams, cable block diagrams, P&IDs and single line diagrams.