Piping Engineering Leadership for Process Plant Projects

Piping Engineering Leadership for Process Plant Projects

1st Edition - May 15, 2001

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  • Author: James Pennock
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080492070

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James O. Pennock has compiled 45 years of personal experience into this how-to guide. Focusing on the position of "lead in charge," this book is an indispensable resource for anyone, new or seasoned veteran, whose job it is to lead the piping engineering and design of a project. The "lead" person is responsible for the successful execution of all piping engineering and design for a project, technical and non-technical aspects alike. The author defines the roles and responsibilities a lead will face and the differences found in various project types.

Key Features

  • Incorporates four decades of personal experience in a How-To guide
  • Focuses on the position of "lead in charge"
  • Includes coverage of topics often ignored in other books yet essential for success: management, administrative, and control responsibilities


Piping engineering management

Table of Contents

  • Part I Roles and Responsibilities
    1. Piping
    2. Engineering Management and other Engineering Disciplines
    3. Nonengineering Groups

    Part II Project Descriptions
    4. Project Types, Terms, and Execution Philosophy
    5. Grassroots Projects
    Revamp and Rebuild Projects

    Part III Procurement, Pipe Fabrication, and Contracts
    7. Procurement Responsibilities
    8. Pipe Shop Fabrication
    9. Contracts and Construction Work Packages (CWP)

    Part IV Project Execution
    10. Project Fedinition--Scope of Work
    11. Estimating
    12. Scheduling
    13. Planning and Organizing
    14. Staffing and Directing
    15. Controlling Change
    16. Reporting
    17. Project Completion

    Part V The Future
    18. Where Do We Go from Here?

Product details

  • No. of pages: 288
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Gulf Professional Publishing 2001
  • Published: May 15, 2001
  • Imprint: Gulf Professional Publishing
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080492070

About the Author

James Pennock

Affiliations and Expertise

James O. Pennock, a lead for 39 years at Fluor Daniel, has been responsible for innumerable "cradle to grave" executions of grass roots or revamp projects in refineries, petrochemical and chemical plants.

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