Hafeez Syed

Hafeez Syed

Work History

Work History

Engineer

SIMCO
  • NDT services like Liquid Penetrant/Dp, Magnetic Particle, Ultrasonic Flaw Destruction, Ultrasonic Thickness.
  • Servicing of Lifting Machine & Tackles.
  • Calibration of all types of gauges, Storage Tanks.
  • Sound level measurements.
  • Audit of Operations, Audit of Systems, Audit of Installations, Plant & Machinery and Electrical, Audit of Fire Fighting Preparedness, Audit of Records, Audit on Training, Awareness& Knowledge dissemination, Audit on Adequacy of Safety & Health policy and culture of safety in plant.
Oct 2010 - Present

Senior Technical Professional ( Design Engineer)

HALLIBURTON
  • Designing/Optimization of Downhole MLWD Tools by Analytically & Numerically (Ansys Workbench) methods.
  • Consultant for Field Operations Failure Analysis.
  • Supervising the RTA (Request for Technology Assistance) Downhole MLWD Tools.
  • Consultant for the 3-D Manual of Downhole MLWD Tools.
Nov 2005 - Sep 2010

Team Lead

HALLIBURTON
  • In FEWD (Formation & Evaluation While Drilling) Department: MLWD (Measuring/ Logging While Drilling) as Team Lead
  • Trouble Shooting, Failure Analysis & Repair of Sensors (Downhole MLWD tools).
  • Build up, testing, programming & Repair of the drilling tools.
  • Laboratory Upgrade in Saudi Arabia.
  • Working Knowledge in SAP system.
  • CERTIFIED IPC.  SPECIALIST.
Sep 2002 - Oct 2005

Researcher (Part time)

KFUPM
  • Proficiency in operation of Instron 8501, 8801, 5569 materials testing system for Tensile, flexural, fracture toughness, creep and fatigue, Dynatup impact testing machine for drop impact testing.
  • Development of experimental setup for all the above tests.
  • Ability to use Joel Scanning Electron Microscope for microfractography.
  • Ability to use X-Ray Diffractometer XRD for crystal structure analysis.
  • Ability to use Brinell, Rockwell, and Vicker’s Hardness Testing Machine for Hardness testing.
  • Assisting the Faculty members of ME Dept. in Research work and teaching, worked on research projects.
  • Testing and validation of reports submitted by undergraduate students.

Education

Education

Publications
  1. Syed Hafeez; K.P.Praveen Kumar; "Gun Drilling"; Technovision; March 2000.
  2. Syed Hafeez; K.P.Praveen Kumar; "Alternate fuel (Hydrogen)"; Dynamechs; June 2000.
  3. K.A.Al-Dheylan; Syed Hafeez; "Tensile Response of Aluminum Reinforced with Submicron Al2O3 Metal Matrix Composites"; Proceedings of the International Conference on Recent Advances in Mechanical & Materials Engineering 30-31 May 2005, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
  4. K.A.Al-Dheylan; Syed Hafeez; "Tensile Failure Micromechanisms of  6061 Aluminum Reinforced with Submicron Al2O3 Metal-Matrix Composites"; The Journal for Science and Engineering, Vol 31, No 2C,  Dec 2006, KSA.
  5. K.A.Al-Dheylan; Syed Hafeez; "Tensile Failure Micromechanisms of 6061 Aluminum Reinforced with Submicron Al203 Metal Matrix Composites"; European Congress on Advanced Materials and Processes - 2005 Prague, Czech Republic 5-8 September 2005.
  6. Syed Hafeez; "Numerical Analysis and Experimental Validation of Detector Pressure Housing Subject To HPHT"; ICAMMM 2012 : International Conference on Applied Mechanics, Materials, and Manufacturing, 28-29 Aug 2012, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
  7. Syed Hafeez; Vivek.V, Darren Terrel; "Process and Supply Chain Optimization for Testing and Verification of Formation Tester/Pressure-While-Drilling Tools"; ICAMMM 2012 : International Conference on Applied Mechanics, Materials, and Manufacturing, 28-29 Aug 2012, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
  8. Syed Hafeez, vivek.V; "Paradigm of Integrating Technology to Reach 'ZERO-Safety Risks";  SPE Americas 2013, 1820 Mar 2013/Texas, USA. (Submited).
Sep 2002 - Sep 2005

Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering

KFUPM

COURSES COMPLETED

Mathematical Methods for Engineers, Advanced Materials Science, Analytical Fracture Mechanics, CAD/CAM, Flexible Manufacturing Systems, Probabilistic Concepts in Design and Production, Finite Element Analysis in Mechanical Design, Non linear Finite Element Analysis, Continuum Mechanics, Conduction Heat Transfer, Advanced Fluid Mechanics, Applied Thermodynamics and Heat Transfer, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning, Turbo Machinery, Control systems, Mechatronics, Automobile Engineering, Operations Research.

Skills

Skills

Failure Analysis & Trouble shooting

  Trouble Shooting, Failure Analysis & Repair of Sensors (Downhole MLWD tools).

Ansys

   Designing/Optimization of Downhole MLWD Tools by Analytically & Numerically (Ansys Workbench) methods. As a Researcher In KFUPM.

Summary

10  years experience in Failure Analysis/Repair/Experimental/Testing and Design. Experience in Repair & failure analysis of all DownHole Oil field sensors (MLWD). Experience in conducting various types of experimental tests, and generating modeling and determining stress analysis using finite element analysis software, to solve research projects.

Interest

  • In Failure Analysis/Testing/Design/Research projects.