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Alejandro Gaona P

PROJECT ENGINEER

Project Management of the Design, Construction and Maintenance of Welded Tanks for Crude Oil. Pressure Vessels and Petroleum Facilities.

experience

Project Engineer  
Diseños y Montajes Industriales., March 2012 to July 2013, Bogotá Colombia
(Facilities for oil and gas.)
First Position: Plant Chief Engineer. - Management in manufacturing of tanks API 650 and API 653. - Equipment Maintenance. - Qualification of welding procedures and welders under the standard ASME Section IX. - Inspection and Rating of surfaces and coatings, by the standards ASTM D610, D714, D1186, D4227, D5162, D3359. Second Position: Project Engineer. Management and Execution in the projects Bellow: - Installation and commissioning of Roller Plate machinery with capacity for rolling steel plates about 2 inches up. - Construction of Water and Foam firefighting system for a Crude Oil Production Plant of Canacol S.A. installations in Rancho Hermoso, Yopal Meta. - Design and construction of Flush‐Type Shell Connection of an Arotar Tank of five Thousand Barrels. - Design and construction of six Underground storage tanks for gas by the standard UL 58 for Americas Corp Ecuador. - Design and construction of six aboveground storage tanks for crude oil by API 650 Standard of 500 bls each one. - Design and construction of two crude oil production plants consisting in twenty six aboveground storage tanks for crude oil by API 12F and ASME Sec VIII div 1 Standards (Four Gun Barrel Tanks; Two Skimmer Tanks and Twenty Horizontal Tanks) for Tecpetrol S.A.

Engineering Assistant.  
Proveer Suramericana Ltda., February 2011 to February 2012, Bogotá Colombia
(Oil and gas.)
- Preparation of Project Reports. - Commissioning and integrated testing of fire protection and life safety systems. - Depuration in traceability of Internal Quality System and in Shopping’s of Supplies and Materials for the projects. - Assistant of Internal Quality System.

education

Universidad Santo Tomas  
Mechanical Engineer, Feb, 2012 to Present


Corazonista School  
Bachelorship, Jan, 1999 to Dec, 2005


Certifications

  • Código ASME Sección IX - Soldadura: Desarrollo y calificación de Procedimientos y Soldadores
    ASME (46587302)
    March 2012
  • Código ASME Sección IX - Soldadura: Desarrollo y calificación de Procedimientos y Soldadores
    ASME (46587302)
    March 2012
  • ASME Sec VIII Div. I
    ASME 
    December 2012
  • ASME STANDARDS
    ASME 
    December 2012
  • Penetrant Liquids Level I
    ASTM (1072644547)
    November 2012  - December 2012
  • API 650 and API 653
    API 
    April 2012  - May 2012
  • EARLY CAREER DELEGATE LTC 2012
    ASME 
    March 2013  - April 2013