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Robert Kendrick

Piping superintendent

Wyoming
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Robert Kendrick

163 Rainbow Drive, #6390

Livingston, TX 77399

361-205-4597

Accomplishments

A strong and dedicated piping professional with excellent leadership skills and extensive knowledge of field engineering in the gas and oil industry.

▪ Excellent written communication skills.
▪ Extensive knowledge of best practice in the oil, gas, and energy industries.
▪ Good interpersonal and oral communication skills.
▪ Effective at monitoring costs and establishing cost controls.
▪ Good monitoring of contractors and subcontractors to ensure quality work.
▪ Above-average knowledge of safety guidelines and regulations.
▪ Able to submit reports to government agencies as required.

Professional Profile

General Superintendent Piping for Matrix Service, on the $120M Lockheed Martin Project. Responsible for the installation of cryogenic Vacuum Jacketed gas piping equipment and systems. All processes leading towards final startup and commissioning. In addition, was responsible for all of structural decking fabrication and installation to final assemblies leading to access of mechanical assemblies.

▪ Coordinate with Superintendents, General Foreman and Foreman to determine manpower requirements.
▪ Schedule work to be performed and review work after completion.
▪ Prepare planning and sequencing of installation schedules and provides input for quantity tracking.
▪ Prepare material requisitions for tools and consumables.
▪ Supervise and direct subordinate personnel and craft in construction activities within assigned discipline.
▪ Prepare reports and forecasts, job manpower forecasts and expenditures forecast.
▪ Coordinate activities with other disciplines and client’s resident representative as instructed by construction management.
▪ Perform personnel evaluations on subordinate personnel.
▪ Ensure that all Matrix, State and Federal safety codes, requirements, and standards are being complied within assigned area of responsibility.
▪ Interface with Field Engineers.
▪ Ensure current revision documents are utilized for installation.
▪ Ensure training and development of craft supervisors and employees.

Mechanical Superintendent for Blackeagle Energy, Berthoud, Colorado. Civil and mechanical construction of the Godfrey Compressor Station in Greeley, Co.

▪ In complete and responsible charge of installation of a natural gas compressor station including scrubbers, coolers, separators, and gas piping.
▪ Responsible for the installation of gas turbines.
▪ Preplan and schedule project activity on a daily, weekly, or monthly basis, as required.
▪ Responsible for holding weekly subcontractor meeting with all subcontractors.
▪ Responsible for building, updating and pushing a 4 week look ahead schedule.
▪ In conjunction with Project Manager and General Superintendent, plan and develop construction techniques and methods, such as form work, tilt-up panel layout, material handling, crew sizes, and task sequencing.
▪ Responsible and accountable for holding required preparatory meetings. Meetings to be scheduled with Project Manager and General Superintendent.
▪ Prepare Daily Reports and keeps accurate, daily reports of all project activities.
▪ Assist Project Manager in soliciting qualified subcontractors. Monitor subcontractor’sperformance and scheduling and keeps Project Manager and General Superintendent apprised of any job-related delay.
▪ Responsible for perceiving and reporting to the Project Manager any extra work requested by the owner, or occasioned by job conditions, which is beyond the original estimate or scope of work.
▪ Responsible for verifying layout of accurate lines and grades for all work performed by Stellar employees and subcontractors. Checks and verifies dimensions within the design drawings and as related shop drawings.
▪ Responsible for day-to-day quality control of both company-performed work and subcontractors work.

Mechanical Superintendent for Stellar, Huntingburg, Indiana.

▪ In complete and responsible charge of project construction in CO2 gas chambers and mechanical piping systems for the food processing industry. Coordinate and direct all trades on the project, including subcontractors.
▪ In complete and responsible charge of installation of gas piping systems for scalding rooms and sterilization systems for production machinery and plant equipment.
▪ Preplan and schedule project activity on a daily, weekly, or monthly basis, as required.
▪ Responsible for holding weekly subcontractor meeting with all subcontractors.
▪ Responsible for building, updating and pushing a 4 week look ahead schedule.
▪ In conjunction with Project Manager and General Superintendent, plan and develop construction techniques and methods, such as form work, tilt-up panel layout, material handling, crew sizes, and task sequencing.
▪ Responsible and accountable for holding required preparatory meetings. Meetings to be scheduled with Project Manager and General Superintendent.
▪ Prepare Daily Reports and keeps accurate, daily reports of all project activities.
▪ Assist Project Manager in soliciting qualified subcontractors. Monitor subcontractor’sperformance and scheduling and keeps Project Manager and General Superintendent apprised of any job-related delay.
▪ Responsible for perceiving and reporting to the Project Manager any extra work requested by the owner, or occasioned by job conditions, which is beyond the original estimate or scope of work.
▪ Responsible for verifying layout of accurate lines and grades for all work performed by Stellar employees and subcontractors. Checks and verifies dimensions within the design drawings and as related shop drawings.
▪ Responsible for day-to-day quality control of both company-performed work and subcontractors work.
▪ Directly responsible for on-site safety and accident control and investigates and reports all accidents immediately. Holds safety meetings weekly and implements effective safety practices.
▪ Direct activities of workers concerned with construction of buildings, or other construction projects by performing the following duties personally or through subordinate supervisors.

Mechanical Superintendent for Garney Construction of the Gulf Coast Water Authority project in Texas City, Texas.

▪ Totally accountable for quality installation of mechanical slide gates and HTPE piping for transfer of feed water to existing and surroundings manufacturing plants.
▪ Review submittals for accuracy and compliancy
▪ Identify potential change orders
▪ Customer relations
▪ Conduct weekly safety meetings
▪ Attend cost/job reviews
▪ Schedule manpower and also responsible for hiring workers
▪ Interpret drawings for craft installation
▪ Plan, schedule, and coordinate on-site functions
▪ Perform material take-offs, ordering tools, materials, and equipment in a timely fashion to maximize field productivity
▪ Coordination of installation between trades and coordinate sub-contractor progress
▪ Ensure all on-site employees comply with OSHA standards & Garney Construction work rules
▪ Schedule equipment deliveries with GC and periodic inspections by governing authorities
▪ Administer construction contract
▪ Monitor labor reporting, job cost reviews and prepare time sheets and two week look a heads
▪ Bring the job in on time and under budget

Senior General Foreman/Piping Systems Construction for Fluor Corporation of 1.5 million metric tons per year ethane cracker and associated offsite components at Chevron Phillips Chemical’s existing Cedar Bayou complex in Baytown, Texas.

▪ In coordination of installation of steam cracker liquified petroleum units, gas, LPG, and ethane, using steam and a bank of pyrolysis furnaces to produce lighter hydrocarbons.
▪ Monitor daily activities and compile reports on progress, compliance, and obstacles.
▪ Inspect completed and in progress structures and sites for safety, compliance, and conforming to material and structural needs.
▪ Enforce safety and legal regulations to ensure a safe job site.
▪ Ensured work completion in accordance with the latest revision of issued for construction (IFC) drawings, specification, Request for Information (RFIs) and other project design information.
▪ Worked directly with the customer selling off systems of EBSU, towards initial start-up.
▪ Ensured the allocation of construction work hours to relevant cost codes and prepared weekly construction progress reports to measure actual versus planned progress for all phases of the direct construction worked.

Piping Foreman/Earthwork Construction for James Construction Group at the Sasol project. Interpret ISO’s along with P&ID’s for pipe fabrication. HDPE installation and electro fusion coupling installation.

▪ Assist superintendent in planning and directing site work, supervising personnel, and when requested, fill in for superintendent.
▪ Oversight of underground HDPE installation.
▪ Create and reinforce a culture of safety.
▪ Maintain a constant awareness of all onsite safety hazards.
▪ Provide safety feedback and coaching to crews.
▪ Maintain a clean and organized job site.
▪ Ensure the entire crew knows the production plan, expectations, and actual production daily.
▪ Create and reinforce a culture of production improvements.
▪ Organize the crew, necessary equipment and supplies to effectively, efficiently, and safely complete assigned work.

Piping Foreman/Chemical Refinery for Fluor Corporation on several projects including the Chevron Petroleum and the AEP Electric projects. Stainless, Carbon and Galvanized piping systems. Natural Gas and Geothermal energy units. Installation and management of pipe systems, pipe supports, and related hydraulic and pneumatic equipment for steam, hot water, heating, cooling, lubricating, sprinkling, and industrial production, and processing systems. Specifically, the installation of heat recovery steam generators (HRSG), for the oil and gas industry for the generation and mechanical drives.

▪ Explain instructions and documentation to plan work activities.
▪ Help coordinate movement of materials and equipment to work locations and sets up work site.
▪ Inspect, examine, and test installed systems and pipe lines, using pressure gauge, hydrostatic testing, observation, or other methods.
▪ Lay out full scale drawings of pipe systems, supports, and related equipment, following blueprints.
▪ Plan pipe system layout, installation, or repair according to specifications.
▪ Inspect work sites for obstructions and to ensure that holes will not cause structural weakness.
▪ Supervise craftsmen.

Work History

02/2014 – 08/2014
TIC/Cheyenne; Pipefitter GF
08/2014 – 12/2014
TIC/NC; Pipefitter GF
01/2015 – 02/2015
Fluor/Freeport;  Pipefitter
02/2015 – 11/2015
Fluor/OK; Pipefitter Foreman
11/2015 – 03/2016
Fluor/Baytown (Furnace); Pipefitter Foreman
03/2016 – 05/2016
PSC/LA; Pipefitter Foreman
06/2016 – 04/2017
Fluor/Baytown (C2); Pipefitter General Foreman/Pipefitter Senior General Foreman
04/2017 – 08/2017
Flour/Crystal River; PF Foreman
08/2017 – 02/2018
Garney/Texas City; Superintendent
02/2018 – 06/2018
Stellar/FL; Mechanical Superintendent
06/2018 – 07/2018
Blackeagle/Co; Mechanical Superintendent
08/2018 – 05/2019
Matrix Service Company