Instructor's Summary

Mr. Ahmed Farghaly


Mr. Ahmed Farghaly, MSc, MBA, BSc, is a Senior Process & HSE Engineer with over 20 years of progressively responsible experience in Oil, Gas, Refinery, Petrochemical and Utilities industries.  His extensive experience includes Oilfield Production Operations, Gasfield Production Operations, Surface Production Operations (Oil & Gas), Process Equipment Design, HSE Leadership, HSE International Standards, ISO 18001, OHSAS 14001, NEBOSH, OSHA, Risk Assessment, Hazard Identification, Process Safety Management (PSM), Process Hazard Analysis (PHA), Hazardous and Operability Studies (HAZOP), Hazardous Materials, Hazardous Chemicals, HAZCOM, HAZMAT, HAZWOPER, HAZIN, Process Modelling, Plant Optimization & Performance Monitoring, Plant Operational Economics, Root Cause Analysis, Planning & Profitability, Process Troubleshooting, Process Modifications, Operating Manual, SOP & SI’s and Equipment Performance Test.  He is currently the Gas Field Manager of DANAGAS wherein he expertise lies on different facets of Process Engineering from concept development to hands-on start-up, shutdown, troubleshooting and maintenance & stabilization.

With Mr. Ahmed’s indepth practical experience for being the Plant Operations Manager, Plant Operations SupervisorSenior Plant Engineer and Senior Process Engineer from various international companies, he was actively involved with every aspect of commissioning the plant such as gas absorption/adsorption in TSA/PSA, scrubbing, stripping (for CO2, H2S removal related to gas sweetening), distillation, turbo-expander process, low-temperature cryogenic process, LTS processes, propane, propylene and ethylene refrigerant systems not to mention the Water Flushing, Air Blowing, Leak Testing and subsequent Lining Up of all the Process loops and related equipments; the Line-up of the Utility Systems for Instrument & Plant Air, Nitrogen, Cooling Water, Demineralised Water, Steam & Condensate, the Commissioning of Cracked Gas, Refrigeration Compressors; Steam Turbines; Steam Blowing Procedures; Air Tightness Preparation; P & ID; Blinding and Deblinding operations executed prior to start-up; Nitrogen Purging; Safety related aspects including the Fire Fighting Network; Pressure Vessels; ESD System and related Trip Interlocking for LNG and Petrochemical Plant; Smooth Operation of Plant through DCS systems Honeywell TDC-3000 & TDC-3000X and YOKOGAWA CS 3000 and PLC trip System (TRICONICS and ProSafe).

   Mr. Ahmed has Master and Bachelordegrees in Chemical & CorrosionEngineering.  He holds a Leadership Certificate in recognitionto his outstanding achievement in Bouroge-BechtelProject.