Miguel A Sutherland

Miguel A Sutherland


Currently employed at CEGELEC, Y&V Ingeniería y Construcción

Previous: Tecnicas Reunidas, PDVSA


Previous: Instituto Universitario De Tecnología "Alonso Gamero"



    32 years of experience in Venezuelan and international oil industry. Construction, E&I QC Inspector, maintenance and repairs activities of plants like: Flexicoker, vacuum, hydrogen, FCC Unit, Upgrades unit and atmospheric distillation, industrial services plant. Maintenance and installation: DCS system (TDC3000, IPCS and Experion Process Knowledge System (EPKS) from Honeywell, Foxboro IA, DeltaV Emerson). ESD (Triconex, Triplex, DeltaV), F&G System (Safco), Allen Bradley PLC. Maintenance and installation of different transmitter type level meters, pressure, flow, temperature, analyzers, as well as control valves. I worked as contract staff in different companies, having executed technical and Supervisory work in the construction of Refinery Plants, Upgrades, Orimulsion Plant, Oil Platform and Consulting Companies, preparing documents, plans and drawings (auto cad) in the development of detail engineering.


Especialista en Instrumenmtación

At Y&V Ingeniería y Construcción

From agosto 2011 to Present
Pre-commissioning and Commissioning Coordinator activities including: SIT, SAT (DCS, ESD) Delta V System. Instrument Loop Test, Control Motor Test, PLC Control and Protection Logic test. Network communication Test. (Modbus) DCS, ESD, Control valve, on-off valve, radar level transmitters, temperature...
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At Tecnicas Reunidas

From enero 2009 to septiembre 2010
Responsible of the activities like: Construction and installation activities managing for the Distributed Control Systems, TMR Systems at the U&O Satellite Instrumentation Shelter in Borouge 2 Project. The Work task include design verification, coordination of subcontractors activities like Cabinet...
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From agosto 1983 to febrero 2003
Expansions Plant HD3, HD4, FM1, FM 2, SW1, SW2 Project: Supervision and inspection of the development phase of the expansion project, responsible for the new DCS and ESD (TMR) system. Functional and instrument test (both the DCS and ESD). TMAY & DPAY Project: DCS (TDC-3000) System Installation...
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