Mr. Awad Shams, PE,
a Senior Mechanical & Process Engineer with over 40 years of process, chemical and operation experience within the Petrochemical, Oil and Gas industries.
His expertise covers Turnaround
Operation, Start-up and Shutdown,
Oil & Gas Operations, Process Plant Troubleshooting, Process Heaters, Furnace & Distillation Operations, Process Equipment Operations, Refinery Process & Operation, Project Design and Management, Engineering Design & Problem Solving, Oil Extraction and Oil
Movement. Moreover, he specializes in Boiler Operation, Maintenance
& Control System as well as Rotating
Equipment such as pump, valve, compressor, turbines, blower, fan, pipe and heat exchanger. Currently, he is the Training and Technical Consultant Manager of Global Petroleum in Canada.
Mr. Awad worked with
several international companies in North
America, Canada and the Middle East. He occupied significant positions such as a
Turnaround Manager, Process Engineer, Shift Engineer and Plant Engineer. Further, he worked as
the Head Training Instructor of a Petroleum Institute and an Instructor of University of South Florida and Calgary University, Canada.
Moreover, he has gained his experience in plant operations wherein he had
operated the process equipment such as amine & sulfinol reclamation,
sulfur degasser, fractionation units, gas plants and its facilities.
Awad is a Registered Professional
Engineer and has a Bachelor
degree in Petroleum Refining
Engineering as well as Diploma in
Power Engineering from S.A.I.T in Canada. Presently, he is a member of APEGGA, Alberta Boilers
and Pressure Vessels Act for Power
Engineers and Society of Petroleum