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Expert in Asset Care and WCM: Maintenance, Reliability, SH&E, STR, Supply Chain for Maintenance, EAM/CMMS.

Expert ID: 726165 Venezuela

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- He has applied his maintenance management background as functional developer, trainer, and project director for EAM/CMMS multi-site implementations for several industries.
- It includes participation from the organization of maintenance warehouse until maintenance process automation resulting in successful implementation and results as 30% cost reduction.
- He has supported developing of new maintenance procedures, and designed modifications to existing maintenance process that has eliminated loss and waste or eliminated unnecessary steps.
- This expertise include EAM like SAGEM, SAP-PM, MAXIMO, and INFOR.

- He has applied his maintenance engineering background as maintenance procedure analyst and designer of solutions for technical implementations for several industries.
- It includes participation in commissioning, inspections, repairs, shutdown, overhaul, and majors installations projects.
- He has supported developing of new maintenance procedures.

As Asset Care Expert, he is coordinating and supporting global clients as SAB-MIller (Beers and Beverages - Americas and Africa); Coca-Cola (Beverages - Americas, China, Africa); CCU (Beverages - South America); Kelloggs (Americas); Anglo Platinum (Mining - South Africa); Danone (Water - Asia); and others developing World Class Manufacturing WCM projects.Responsible by Asset and Maintenance Team. Developing On Site Mechanical Integrity Optimization and MMS Implementation Project for Onshore and Offshore Drilling and Production Facilities (Compression Modules) at PEMEX (National Oil & Gas Corporation), Penoles
(world biggest producer of silver) in Mexico. Develope local Asset & Maintenance Management Practice, Business, and Projects. Internationally, I have been involved with CVDR (word bigger producer of iron) in Brazil), Maersk (EMEA), BJ services (USA), ISA Electricity Distribution (Colombia). Internal Adviser for EAM/CMMS implementations.Developed on site Asset Management & Reliability Centred Maintenance processes for Oil & Gas, Oil Transportation & Mine Industries in
Chile, Mexico, and Venezuela. Developed FMECA, RCA, RCO, maintenance plans and their inclusion in SAP-PM.He coordinated Engineering and Consultancy Aspects for the diverse company’s service areas. Developing foreign and Venezuelan clients and projects. Developed the CMMS “SAGEM 2K1” under Windows. Responsible for CMMS implementations, and others Logistics & Operation Systems. Participated in direct and subcontracted projects by REIMPET Oil Engineers and Oriental Marine Group (PDVSA’s Contractors) for PDVSA, BAKER HUGHES, VENGAS. Supervised and coordinated multidisciplinary teams constituted of 30 to 40 professionals. Maintenance Planning at several plants such as Oil, Methalmechanic, Cement, and Ground Transportation. Developed & managed Capital Programs. RCM, TPM, FMEA, FT, FA, and ET studies; Cost and FMEA Analysis. Strong emphasis on operational cost reduction. Gas Plants, Transport & Surface Facilities Maintenance Scheduling & Planning (PM, PdM, and CM). Risk Analysis. Designed and developed Quality and Administrative Procedures Handbook; Quality Audits, In-Plant Quality Control (ISO and MIL-STD in Italy and USA). Mouring Systems, and Underwater & Surface Facilities Repair & Construction. Applied SH&E Regulations according to OSHA, NFPA, and COVENIN. Prepared technical-economic proposals, projects negotiation and development for Oil Industry. Participated in construction projects, commission, delivery, installation, major repairs, etc. in Venezuela and Trinidad & Tobago, including Planning, Control, and Evaluation. Tanks Maintenance & Installation, Oil Mouring Maintenance at BITOR in Jose, Anzoategui - Venezuela. Maintenance technical-economic studies. Evaluation of Artificial Lifting Systems: Gas-Lift, ESP, PCP, and Rod Pumping at PDVSA in Lagunillas and La Salina Districts, Lake Maracaibo - Venezuela. Strong emphasis on improvement of field operations, identification of candidates for production improvement. Experienced in Welltesting, Acoustic measures through out the casing, RFT. Dedicated particularly time and effort in training and technology transfer through industrial courses.He coordinate execution aspects of Engineering Projects. Developed the CMMS “SAGEM” under DOS. Had been involved 10 CMMS implementations. Was involved in training and technology transfer through industrial courses. Participated in direct projects to PDVSA (Lagoven, Maraven, Intevep, and CIED) and NNPC (Nigeria). Supervised and coordinated teams of 25 to 30 professionals. Maintenance Planning & Scheduling at several plants such as Oil, Methalmechanic, and Air & Ground Transportation. FMEA, FT, and FA studies; Cost and FMEA Analysis. Transport & Surface Facilities Maintenance Scheduling & Planning (PM, PdM, and CM). Logistics coordination, Tool-Rooms, and Parts Warehouse at PDVSA (DOP Maraven). Designed and developed of Technical Procedure Handbooks. Accidents Investigation. Technical-economic Audits, Ships, Repair & Construction. Preparation of technic-economical Proposals, negotiation and development of projects for the Oil Industry. Participated in commission, delivery, installation, major repairs, etc. in Venezuela, Curacao, USA, and Nigeria, including Projects Planning, Control, and Evaluation. Ships Maintenance & Installation. Maintenance technical-economic studies.


Year Degree Subject Institution
Year: 1987 Degree: Master of Sciences in Maintenance Management Subject: Maintenance Engineering Institution: Instituto Universitario Politécnico de las Fuerzas Armadas Nacionales
Year: 1978 Degree: Bachelor of Sciences in Naval Sciences Subject: Industrial Engineering Institution: Escuela Naval de Venezuela

Work History

Years Employer Title Department Responsibilities
Years: 2008 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: Sr Asset Care Consultant Department: GBU Responsibilities: - Support Word Wide Industries to implement the model of Word Class Manufacturing, specifically the pillars: Business Centered Maintenance BCM; Autonomous Maintenance AM; Set Up Reduction STR; Safety, Healthy, and Enviroment SH&E; Supply Chain SC.
- Develop Business
Years: 2005 to 2007 Employer: BearingPoint Title: Sr Manager Department: Asset Management Responsibilities:
Years: 1993 to 2005 Employer: TRACYSCA-HT, Engineering & Consulting Title: Principal Department: Responsibilities:
Years: 2003 to 2003 Employer: Petróleos de Venezuela Title: Shutdown SH&E Leader Department: SH&E Responsibilities:
Years: 2000 to 2003 Employer: The Woodhouse Partnership Ltd. Title: Sr International RCM Consultant Department: Responsibilities:
Years: 1993 to 1995 Employer: Bancor Title: Vicepresident Department: VP Logistic Support Responsibilities:
Years: 1988 to 1989 Employer: Channel National Institute Title: Presidency Naval Advisor Department: Presidency Responsibilities:
Years: 1978 to 1989 Employer: Venezuelan Navy Title: Naval Officer - Lt Commander Department: Responsibilities:

Government Experience

Years Agency Role Description
Years: 1992 to 1994 Agency: Metro de Caracas (Venezuelan Secretary of Transportation) Role: Project Manager Description: He managed CMMS implementation for Metrobus (Ground Transportation System) in Caracas.
Years: 1991 to 1993 Agency: Supreme Court of Justice Role: Project Manager Description: He managed CMMS implementation for New Courts Facilities and Building in Caracas. Also to define the complete Costs Structure for Asset Care Management.
Years: 1996 to 1997 Agency: Valencia's Central Hospital (Carabobo State Government) Role: Project Manager Description: He developed and managed Maintenance Management System Implementation including EAM for Valencia's Central Hospital.
Years: 1997 to 1998 Agency: Cojedes' Main Hospitals (Cojedes State Government) Role: Project Director Description: He developed and managed Maintenance Assessment and the implementation of Maintenance Management System at Cojede's main Hospitals (San Carlos and Tinaco cities).

International Experience

Years Country / Region Summary
Years: 1979 to 1982 Country / Region: Italy Summary: He was at Naval Mission in Italy during the construction and commission of the Venezuelan Frigates, where acted as Appraiser of Acceptance & Quality Control Tests at Manufacturers –Selenia, Elletronica San Giorgio, Whitehead Motofides, Breda Boffors, Societá Explosivi Italiani, Oto Melara, Cantieri Navale Riuniti, etc -.
Years: 1983 to 1983 Country / Region: United Sates Summary: He coordinated Giro-compasses Major Maintenance at Sperry Corp. Marine Division, Charlotteville, VI - USA.
Years: 2002 to 2002 Country / Region: Chile Summary: Managing the project of Asset Management & Reliability Centered Maintenance for Oil and Mining Industries where developing FMECA, RCA, RCO, maintenance plans and their inclusion in SAP-PM.
Years: 2005 to 2007 Country / Region: Mexico Summary: He direct On Site Mechanical Integrity Optimization and MMS Implementation Projects for Onshore and Offshore Drilling and Production Facilities (Compression Modules) at PEMEX (National Oil & Gas Corporation), and Penoles Group (world biggest producer of silver).
Years: 2008 to Present Country / Region: Colombia Summary: 1. He developed Root Cause Analysis for one catastrophic failure and two critical failures at Argos' Plant at Sabanagrande in Barranquilla (2008).
2. Leadening, developing, and supporting Asset Care Strategy (Reliability & Maintenance) implementation as part of WCM projects at all Bavaria (SAB-Miller) plants in Colombia.

Career Accomplishments

Associations / Societies
Licenses / Certifications
Professional Appointments
Board President of Foundation University-Enterprise of Venezuela FUEVE
Awards / Recognition
- Medal of Police of Sucre State in 3th Class
- Medal Francisco de Miranda in 3th Class
Publications and Patents Summary
5 Books:
- Maintenance Management: Theory and Practice.
- Maintenance & Logistics Contracts.
- Maintenance supported Logistics Management
- Maintenance Quality Administration.
- Maintenance Manual for Small and Medium Industries,
+20 publications including technical reports, reports of Studies
+ 18 Articles in Magazines and Press
+16 Conference Presentations

Additional Experience

Expert Witness Experience
- Maritime accident investigation for INCANAL in Venezuela.
Training / Seminars
- Workshops Business Centered Maintenance BCM
- Workshops Set Up Reduction STR
- Workshops Autonomous Maintenance AM
- Course Enterprise Asset Management SAGEM
- Course Computerized Maintenance Management Systems SAGEM / PMI
- Course Logistics and Maintenance Contracts
- Course Maintenance Costs
- Course Maintenance Parameters
- Course Maintenance Supported Logistics
- Course Quality in Maintenance
- Workshops Projects Management
- Workshop Reliability-Based Maintenance
- Workshop Reliability-Based Manufacturing
- Workshop Mouring System Maintenance
- Workshop Risk Management
- Course MS Project 8.0 for Windows
- Course RCM+
- Course RCM2
- Course Safety, Health, and Environment for Supervisors
Vendor Selection
- TRACYSCA-HT, Engineering & Consulting / EAM-SAGEM OEM Developer and Supplier / Venezuela
- COLMONOY / OEM Welding Material and Thermo-spray Manufacturer and Supplier / Venezuela Dealer
Marketing Experience
- Oil & Gas: Well Optimization Process based Reliability
- Beverages & Food: Packaging & Brewing AM Optimization
- Mining: Maintenance and Reliability Optimization
Other Relevant Experience
- EAM / CMMS Implementation
- WCM Implementation
- Soft Maintenance System Implementation
- Asset Management Assessment
- Logistics Assessment
- Warehouse Arrangement

Language Skills

Language Proficiency
Spanish It is one of his mother languages.
English He is almost proficient in English.
Italian It is one of his mother languages.
Portuguese and French He is beginner talking this languages.

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