Sr. Process Engineer - Adriana Goncalves


Process engineer with more than 15 years of consultancy expertise in the the Oil & Gas Industry.

Extensive and diversified experience in Process Design & Engineering in the Oil & Gas, which includes: Onshore & Offshore Platform facilities, Petroleum Refining, FPSO Units and Water Treatment Technologies in the UK, Portugal & Venezuela.

Successfully executed projects from Conceptual Design/Concept Selection, Technical Proposal Development, Front-End Engineering Design, Detailed Engineering, de-bottlenecking studies and Refinery Revamps.

Legally authorized to work in the USA and Europe.

Houston, TX

● Plant & Equipment design
● Wellhead production and Separation Facilities
● Onshore and Offshore production facilities
● Revision of process facilities for optimal layout, safety and operability
● Process & Control System optimization
● Client Presentations & Clarification Meetings
● Process simulation tools: Pro/II, Hysys, Flarenet, Hextran, HTRI, Pipephase and Aspen Plus.
● Heat & Material Balances (H&MB’s)
● Process Flow Diagrams (PFD’s)
● Utility Flow Diagrams (UFD’s)
● Piping & Instrumentation Diagrams (P&ID’s)
● Basis of Design
● SAFE charts / Safety Diagrams
● Emergency Shutdown / Cause & Effect Diagrams
● Process Control narratives
● Plant Functional Specifications
● Equipment Functional Specifications

Awards and Certifications

Six Sigma Green Belt Certification - In Progress


●Wide experience in Conceptual design, feasibility studies and FEED projects for the Oil & Gas Industry.
●Experienced Hysys, Aspen Plus & ProII model developer.
●Excellent planning & negotiation skills
●Wide experience in Budget Proposals & Economic studies evaluations.
●Wide knowledge of: API 14C, 520, 521, 526, 650, 620, 2000, NACE & Norsok Standards, Shell DEP’s and general best engineering practices.
●Excellent technical writing & presentation skills.
●Efluent in Spanish, English, Portuguese.
IT Skills
●Wide experience with Visual Basic for Excel (VBA).
●Knowledge of programing languages: Fortran, HTML5, CCS & Octave, WordPress.
●Microsoft Office, iWork Apple, Google Apps, Unix.
●Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certification - In Progress.


●University Francisco de Miranda, Venezuela - MSc. Process Engineering

●University Simón Bolívar, Venezuela - Chemical Engineer

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