User Profile for msamad
Name: msamad
Join Date: 02/04/2009
Member Title: Guru
Last Visit: 06/21/2022 10:52 AM
Last Post Date: 10/03/2014 12:03 PM
Signature: "All my technical advices in this forum must be consulted with and approved by a local registered professional engineer before implementation" - Mohammed Samad (Linkedin Profile:
Location: Houston, USA
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• B. Sc in Electrical Engineer (BUET, Bangladesh)

• M. Sc in Information System (AU, Canada)

• Registered Professional Engineer, P.E (Texas, USA), P.Eng (Ontario, Canada)

• Project Management Professional, PMP (PMI)

• Currently working as Senior Electrical Engineer (Lead) in Oil and Gas division of an EPC (Engineering, Procurement and Construction) company in Houston, USA

• Working part time as Instructor in International Institute for Plant Engineering and Design (InIPED,, a joint-venture between University of Zaragoza (Spain) and Red-Bag (The Netherlands)


Excellent and diversified knowledge, skills and experience in various fields of electrical engineering, instrument engineering, information technology and project management.

• Experienced in electrical calculation and design of control and protection systems for generators, switchgears, MCC, motors, drives, UPS, boiler and substation for oil and gas industries
• Experienced in preparing electrical specification, data sheet, material requisition, bid evaluation, electrical drawings (one line, schematic, interconnect, equipment plan, area classification etc.)
• Specialized in modeling and studying (short circuit, load flow, device coordination, motor acceleration, arc flash, harmonic current and system stability) of electrical systems using electrical engineering software (ETAP and Easy Power)
• Excellent knowledge of electrical standards: NEC, ANSI, IEEE, IEC, CEC, API and NEMA
• Good knowledge in PLC programming, DCS, process control (PID) and device communication systems
• Good working knowledge of upstream and downstream oil production and processing system including understanding of offshore oil rigs, subsea system and subsea processing

Information Technology:
• Good knowledge in software programming, database, communication technology and network system
• Expertise in MS Office suite and document control software

Project Management:
• Excellent understanding and skills of the project management area of knowledge, ITTO (inputs, tools, techniques and outputs) of PMBOK processes, project financial analysis, performance reporting and project management software (MS Project)