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Emergency, marine diesel power generation, Failures, Overhaul maintenance, Fuels lubricants, Rotating mechanical equipment, Refrigeration chill water systems, Marine Engineering

–   Senior Reactor Operator Certification (SONGS)
–   Qualified Shift Technical Advisor (STA)
–   Bachelor degree in Marine Engineering and Master of Business Administration degree
–   12 years experience with SONGS programs associated with the Emergency Diesel Generators
–   Lead engineer for major EDG maintenance and design change projects.
–   Implemented EDG engine analysis program (INPO recognized best practice)
–   Presented technical justification to nuclear industry for use of Ultra Low Sulfur Diesel (ULSD) fuel
–   Co-chairman of ESI-EMD (EDG) Owners Group


San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station (SONGS):
Shift Technical Advisor crew A, 7/2009 to present
–   Cognizant engineer for Emergency Diesel Generators (EDG), 5/97 to 6/2009
–   Performed  comprehensive revisions to all EDG maintenance activities and life cycle
management programs
–   Lead engineer for underground  fuel oil storage tank lining project, including specification
work, bid review and generating procedural guidance
–   Lead engineer and planner for  major  engine overhauls (12 year disassembly of EDGs) which
included coordination of vendor work with multiple SONGS craft activities
–   implemented condition monitoring program for the EDG
–   Addressed all immediate EDG operability issues

U.S. Navy: Consulting Engineer, American Management Systems; Arlington VA. 10/91 to 5/97
–    Managed the life cycle maintenance programs for LHA and LST class ships
–    Planned major ship repair and modifications, including work scope, generating specifications,
and estimating costs for budget adherence.
–    Executed major shipyard repairs within budget provided and on time to meet deployment
–    Lead engineer for hull, mechanical and electrical technical issues and work scope modifications

–   Senior Reactor Operator Certification, SONGS.
–   M.B.A., Webster University, San Diego, CA.
–   B.S. Marine Engineering Technology-California Maritime Academy, Vallejo, CA.
–   29 units of engineering courses at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, CA.


–   Professional Engineer, Mechanical. CA
–   U.S. Coast Guard Chief Engineer of Any Vessel


–   Woodward Governor Controls
–   Basler Voltage Regulators
–   Gas Turbines
–   Dynalco Engine Analysis


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