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Summary

  • Nearly 16 years of experience in Various process design & development and Environmental project management & system.
  • Experience in Environmental controls Systems and Application in various projects.
  • Providing viable solutions and corrective actions required to address issues with
    implementation of new technology towards environmental issues.
  • Holding 2 patents in Environmental related Projects.

Work History

Jan 2011Jan 2016

Research Engineer - (Special Projects)

Keppel Offshore & Marine Technology Centre- Singapore
  • Potential part  of  Environmental Project team to develop and optimize   the process and equipment  for Environmental green technology.
  • Involved in conceptual  studies  on available technology and provide the detail technical  review with pros and cons of the process and technology
  • Providing technical consultancy services  to  potential clients on selection of  suitable technology  for new process implementation.
  • Provide expertise and guidance in environmental related technology and regulatory impact ( CLASS & NEA).
  • Technology transfer of the laboratory scale process to pilot and commercial scales.
  • Process development for pilot test runs, Including process / product characterization and qualification.
  • Preparation of engineering documents, procedures, SOPs for Environmental Projects.
  • Provide all technical support to the  projects to ensure the smooth run of demo plant/test bed related activities.
  • Assist in development of system boundaries and project start-up/turn over sequence
  • Provide viable solutions and corrective actions required to address issues encountered with the implementation of a new technology
  • Wide knowledge in regulatory framework, CLASS rules and guidelines related to  projects  specification.
  • Working closely with other operational department to identify the test bed plant performance and manage internal & external technology development projects.
  • Involved in budgeting process / vendor selection and on cost optimization process.
  • Hands on experience in waste water treatment systems testing and optimization of Self cleaning filter ,Hydro cyclone , Bag filters  .
  • Solid contribution in development of process and system patents ( 2 patents)  and other technical review papers / Journals.
20092010

Engineer -Advance NDT

Setsco Services Pte Ltd- Singapore

Various Industrial Projects : ( Oil & Gas , Petrochemical , fine chemicals etc)

  • Responsible for Positive Material Identification ( PMI ) / Alloy Verification ( AV ) with X-ray Fluorescence (XRF) and Arc Methods(OES)
  • Knowledge & Experience in ISO / IEC 17025 QMS and API RP 578.
  • SAC-SINGLAS Approved signatory for Positive Material Identification (PMI)
  • Chemical Analysis (By Optical Emission Spectrometry) Material identification in accordance with Mill Certificate and Grade Verification.
  • Experience in handling International standards ASME, ASTM, AISI and API.
  • PMI analysis Hands-on and passionate about R & D work and familiar with basic analytical instruments
  • Involved in preparation of Work plan for shutdown period our various industries.
  • Assist inspection team to solve any technical issues arises from site.
20062009

Research Engineer- Process 

East West B & D Pte Ltd - Singapore

Construction Projects :

  • Develop safe, reliable & cost effective solutions to meet manufacturing objectives
  • Manage & monitoring progress against approved schedules and take appropriate proactive corrective actions
  • Development of novel electrodes for industrial waste water treatment using nano material.
  • Coordinate with marketing group to understand market needs and develop marketing material for the new products launches.
  • Process development for Industrial effluent treatment at low cost projects using Nano particles.
20052006

Engineer- Research & Development 

Gharda Chemicals Ltd-India

Industrial Waste Recover Project :

  • Process Development and Commissioning plant for recovery of Aluminium, Titanium, and Iron for RED MUD, Bauxite, and illuminate.
  • Design, establish & manage manufacturing process development to built ,test, inspect & perform final integration of capital and non –capital products
  • Handling the day to day running of various unit operation within the chemical manufacturing plant / pilot plants
20022004

Project Fellow ( DRDO project)

Central Electro Chemical Research Institute(CECRI)- India

Research Project on Nano material Applications:

  • Process development for new project, (DRDO PROJECT)
  • Plan, design & develop new process to prepare Nano Materials.
  • Working in Clean room environments and  lab equipment.
  • Developing the process for Preparation of Nano wires by silver, platinum, and gold for the Special industrial application on energy storage and Miniature of device .
  • Molecular bonding, electro less plating on gold and platinum for further modification to molecular electronics.

Education

Jan 2014Jan 2017

Executive MBA (Oil and Gas Management)

University of Petroleum and Energy Studies ( UPES) -India

Process Development :

  • Potential part of R & D Environmental  team to develop and optimize the process and equipment for Environmental green technology.
  • Involved in conceptual studies on available technology and provide the detail technical review with pros and cons of the process and technology.
  • Providing technical consultancy services to ship owners and other ship management company on selection of Green Technology .
  • Provide expertise and guidance in environmental related technology and regulatory impact.
  • Technology transfer of the laboratory scale process to pilot and commercial scales.
  • Process development for pilot test runs, Including process / product characterization and
    qualification.

Project Management :

  • Preparation of engineering documents, procedures, SOPs & progress reports for Projects as per clients requirement..
  • Provide all technical support to the projects to ensure the smooth run of plant/test bed related activities. 
  • Monitoring and expediting on Daily Progress Reports on status of job completion by team.
  • Monitoring and supervising as well as arranging task and duty/job scope of engineers in multidisciplinary
    engineering matters.
  • Closely occupied with Various departments/ Equipment providers / Installation & Fabrication yard and License in project planning and execution of Green projects. 
  • Assist in development of system boundaries and project start-up/turn over sequence
  • Provide viable solutions and corrective actions required to address issues encountered with the implementation of a new process in various projects.
  • Working closely with other operational department to identify the project performance and manage internal & external technology development projects..
  • Work closely with sales team on new enquirers and make customize solution for them
  • Involved in budgeting and cost saving process for green product / vendor selection and on cost optimization process. 
  • Involved in regular inspection and ensure the progress as per the project schedule. 
  • Involved in preparing the sales and marketing  materials and submitting new  future projects   proposals in Conference ( Local and Overseas) .
Jul 1997Apr 2001

Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech)- Chemical Technology

Bharathidasan University -India

Publications / Certifications

20142015

Apparatus and Method for  Treatment of Exhaust gas

US Patent   (Ref No : 62/057 704 )

Under PCT (Sep 2014)

20142014

Systems and methods for Exhaust gas cleaning and/or Ballast water treatment (US Patent 9 216 376)

US PCT PATENT

Granted 22 Dec 2015

Apr 2012Apr 2012

Exhaust Gas Control System Training Course

EGCSA,LONDON
Marine Gas Emission gas control process, system, installation, equipment selection and commissioning.

Skills

Test bed development
Process development for pilot runs and volume ramp, Including process / product characterization and qualification. Installation, commissionning and testing of various technologies in environmental test beds.
Engineering Document preparation

PFD, P & ID, Engineering Data sheet , Other procedures, SOPs and Insurance  related document & Vendor review and selection . 

Novel Process and Product Development

Technology transfer of the laboratory scale process to pilot  and commercial scales, Involved in HAZOP and HAZID , Development of general test bed to evaluate and testing of new process and technology. 

Research and Development

Novel Process development for environment related issues. Develop new patents and technical review papers related to current projects for marketing.

Gas Emission Control

Gas scrubbing process  ( EGCS) and system development for onshore and offshore application. Validate around 30 EGCS system and provide proper guidance to  clients 

International Papers

    • Solution Phase electron transfer versus bridge mediated electron transfer across carboxylic acid terminated thiols. Journal of Solid State electro chem (2005)-
    • Template synthesis of Silver nano-wires based on the layer by layer assembly of silver with Di-thiodipropionic acid molecules as Spacers journal of Colloid and interface science 303(2006) 604-610.
    • Electrochemical Investigation of 3-(3 THIENYL) ACRYLIC ACID protected Nano Clusters and planners Gold surface. Journal of Nano science and Nano technology (ASP) VOL. 7- 1-9-2007
    • Platinum –Dendrimer Nano composite Films on Gold Surfaces for Electro catalysis. Catalysis letter June 2007

 

Technology Review (TR) Papers

    • Technical Review paper on “Ballast water treatment system selectionin TR 2012 by Keppel
    • Technical Review paper on “Wet scrubbing process for marine emission control”in TR 2012 by Keppel
    • Technical Review paper on “Wet scrubber process” in SNAMES 34 th annual journal 2012/2013
    • Technical Review Paper on “Marine Selective catalytic Reduction( SCR) Technology to meet IMO NOx emission standard” in TR 2014 by Keppel
    • Paper presented in 1st Ballast Water Technology Asia Conference (20 Mar 2014)by IMarEST “Ballast water management plan and treatment solution
    • Technical Review paper on " Integration of Exhaust gas scrubber on Vessels and Effluent treatment "  in TR 2015 by Keppel

Other Roles and Achievements

    • Vice President  in Wellness committee in Keppel
    • Core value Ambassador in Keppel offshore and marine technology centre
    • Competent  Communication (CC) and Vice  President Education  in Toastmaster International club .
    • Web Master position in Division T  , District 80 ( Singapore )Toastmaster.
    • Regular blood donor ( > 15 times)
    • Volunteer for various people oriented activity inside and outside of company.
    • National day parade(NDP ) contingent 2014 ( representing Keppel)