Piping Designer (Marine)
N. Kingstown, RI
The Piping Engineer must be experienced and have a working knowledge of the fabrication and assembly of piping systems in steel hull vessels.
He/she must be computer literate and skilled in AutoCAD 3D.
He/she must be well versed in various different piping systems.
He/she must have the ability to understand ABS/Coast Guard rules and regulations.
Review and revise architect provided flow diagrams match shipyard standards and ABS requirements.
Design piping systems from architect provided flow diagrams and general arrangements.
Research installation requirements of system components.
Coordinate designs with other installations to prevent construction issues.
Produce craft friendly drawings based on developed basic design drawings and make drawings for various assemblies and systems.
Address all change requested from the craft and work with the owner representative on current issues and change proposals.
Make and verify all work packages issued to production.
These packages consist of all drawings, nestings and information for every process leading to erection. This also includes ensuring that no parts are duplicated or missing.
Develop and update nesting programs for piping systems.
Work with lead men and supervisors to solve discrepancies that arise in the fabrication.
Revise drawings as required to prevent similar construction issues for next hull.