Senior Pipeline Engineer


Position: Senior Pipeline FEA Engineer
Location: Surrey / Hybrid
Type: Contract
Duration: 12 months

Key Tasks and Responsibilities:
* Prepare and review engineering design basis, specifications, procedures, philosophies, material take- offs and other documentation as required to support different phases of the project, namely: conceptual, FEED and detailed design of the pipelines scope.
* Produce reports and calculations to support different phases of the project, namely: conceptual, FEED and detailed design analysis.
* Produce engineering design basis.
* Resolve technical queries.
* Provide deliverables list and philosophies.
* Provide CTs for different pipelines work scope.
* Support bid proposals, technical queries, execution statements, schedule and man-hour estimates.
* Provide input and review of related drawings.
* Participate in design reviews and verifications
* Carry out any other subsea engineering works as and when required by the Company.

Essential Qualifications and Education:
* Strong capability in Abaqus FE analyses as applied to subsea pipelines
* Thorough understanding of the principles governing pipeline design, such as Effective Axial Force, pipe-soil interaction, material performance, non-linear relationships, etc
* Experience with various buckle mitigation and walking solutions, with ability to model system behaviour and explain observed results
* Able to perform non-linear VAS and global buckling analyses
* Able to perform pipeline walking analyses for flowline transient conditions
* Familiarity with principal pipeline codes such as DNV-ST-F101 and related codes
* Clear communication skills, including report writing, with ability to present ideas and results to others
* Degree in Engineering with minimum overall experience of 6 years in a similar role

About Petroplan

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