Instructor's Summary

Mr. Mostafa Al-Kholy

Mr. Mostafa Al-Kholy is a Senior Mechanical Engineer with over 30 years of practical experience within the Oil & Gas, Petrochemical, Refineries and Power industries. His expertise includes Pipeline, Piping, Pigging, Tank & Tank Farms, Fitness-For-Service (FFS), Rotating and Static Equipment, Mechanical Integrity & Reliability Management, Pipe Work Design & Fabrication, Piping System, Pipeline Hydraulic, Hydrocarbon Processing, Pressure Vessels, Tanks, Boilers, Valves, Pumps, Heat Exchangers, Compressors, Seals, Bearing, Gearboxes, Motors, Control Valves, Combustion Engines, Cranes, Diesel Engines, Variable Speed Drives (VSDs), Generators, Process Heaters, Chillers, Blowers & Fans, HVAC, Vibration Analysis, Pipe Stress Analysis (CAESAR II), Mechanical Vapor Compression, Machinery Root Cause Failure Analysis (RCFA), Predictive & Preventive Maintenance, Detailed Engineering Drawings, Codes & Standards; P&ID Reading, Interpretation & Developing; Heavy Equipment and Forklifts. Further, he is well-versed in Petroleum Additives, Cooling Towers, Molecular Sieves, FEED, Risk Assessment, HAZOP, PSSR, TAPROOT Accident & Incident Investigation, Confined Space Entry, Water Treatment & Desalination Technology (RO, MED and MSF), Oil Wells and Water Wells and he is an expert with ASME and API standards pertaining to pipelines, piping, pressure vessel and tanks such as the ASME B31.3, ASME-VIII, ASME-X, API 510, API 570, API 653, API 579-1/ASME FFS-1, API 610, API 676 to name a few.


Throughout Mr. Al-Kholy’s career life, he has provided significant contributions to various industries he is working and has worked with, having filled key positions such as  the Technical Trainer, Maintenance Manager, Construction Manager, Static Equipment Manager, Senior Mechanical Engineer, Facilities Engineer, Technical Engineer, Project Engineer, Maintenance Engineer, Site Construction Engineer, QA/QC Engineer and Equipment Engineer for numerous international companies like the Occidental Oman (OXY), SEGAS, SABIC, KSC, Kuwait Oil Gulf, Saudi Arabian Chevron Texaco, ACPA, EMC, MIDOR, Germanischer Lloyd, Toyo Engineering, Bakheet Company and Setcore.


Mr. Al-Kholy has a Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Certified Level II Visual Testing Inspector.  Further, he is a Certified Instructor/Trainer and has delivered numerous trainings and courses worldwide in Germany, Holland, Austria and the Middle East.