2020-2022 SPED Louisville Chapter Treasurer
DONALD R. MILLION, PPD IV
Don has over 36 years’ experience with refinery, upstream arctic oil & gas, petrochemical, special chemical, manufacturing and primary metals industries as Piping Department Manager, Senior & Principal Piping Designer and Discipline Client Lead.
He holds an Associate Degree in Engineering Technology.
2020-2022 SPED Louisville Chapter Secretary
KEITH HOLTON, PPD IV
Keith has over 38 years’ experience with refinery, chemical, power and steel industries as a Senior Piping Design Lead, 3D Modeling Coordinator.
2020-2022 SPED Louisville Chapter Vice President
Mike has over 32 years’ of experience with refinery, upstream arctic oil & gas, petrochemical, chemical, steel mill, specialty metals, and manufacturing as Piping Coordinator, Principal Checker, Principal Piping Lead, Design Firm owner/operator and Discipline Client Lead. He holds his TWIC certification, FEMA IS-100 & IS-70 certification and NSTC training certification.
2020-2022 SPED Louisville Chapter President
JIMMY GARCIA, PPD IV
Jimmy has over 42 years of experience with nuclear power plant, chemical and refinery industries as a Senior & Principal Piping Lead, Project Coordinator and Construction Support Lead. Design Firm owner, operated, manage, recruited staff, established and develop/implemented a document imaging system. He holds FAA license for single engine aircraft.
The October 2019 SPED request for membership votes on bylaw revisions contained comment fields for members to complete if desired. Below are the comments received and accompanying SPED replies. This page will be updated over the next weeks in cases where a response is not immediately available.
Thank you all for your contributions.
Please see attached screencaps indicating the results of the membership vote and comments regarding the 2019 SPED Bylaw revisions.
Plant Information Modelling Using Artificial Intelligence for Process Hazard and Risk Analysis Study
Behrouz Beheshti of the SPED Chapter in Australia has completed his Ph.D thesis entitled "Plant Information Modelling Using Artificial Intelligence for Process Hazard and Risk Analysis Study". It is available for download at https://espace.curtin.edu.au/handle/20.500.11937/75673
The document is a 143 page PDF file.
Well done, Behrouz!
Join the Society of Piping Engineers and Designers on Thursday, 24 October 2019 at 7:30 PM Central Time for the Annual General Business Meeting video presentation.