Role Definition

On behalf of our Client, a major O&G Operator, we are looking for a Senior Pipeline Engineer (long term Contract).


• Reviews, comments and validate key EPC engineering documents

• Ensuring consistency of Pipeline seismic design, thermal expansion, buoyancy and upheaval buckling studies.

• Validate pipeline routing adjustments, alignment sheet, GIS, etc.

• Ensure that pipeline design and installation is conducted with respect to the requirements of DNVGL-STF101, ASME B31.4, ASME B31.8, BSI PD 8010-Part1, BSI PD8010-Part2 API RP 1110, API RP 1104, etc.

• Validate key specifications, requisitions, designs, procedures, layout arrangements issued by the installation contractors

• Ensure the alignment of various disciplines including Interfaces, Process, Flow Assurance, Material & Corrosion, Operations, Instrumentation, Civil and Electrical • Assists with the management of the pipeline design and installation contractors

• Prepares key technical papers on critical issues

• To participate in technical reviews when necessary: at the detailed engineering stage (Company Project reviews, HAZOP, HAZID, SIL etc.)

• To participate in technical reviews related to the procurement/supply activities)

• Participate as necessary to: pipeline and engineering workshops and reviews, audits, 3D model reviews, pre-commissioning and commissioning workshops, risk workshops

• Liaises with the EPC performing the detail engineering, the LLI suppliers, the EPC, the specialized contractors for optic fibre, coating etc.


Graduate Masters or Bachelor engineering degree highly specialized pipeline/material engineer

• Demonstrable experience of work as discipline specialist on large oil & gas project gained during studies and on the field

• Knowledge of Welding and NDE techniques (UT, RT, PT, MT and computerized versions of same)

• Good knowledge of fracture mechanics, engineering critical assessment methods and strain base design • Experience with pipe manufacturing, hot induction bending and forging industries

• Previous experience with pipe coating and onshore facilities

• Good communication skills and computer literate.

• Ability to work in a multi-cultural business environment.

• Good interpersonal and communication skills. English Mandatory


Desirable Skills/Experience


• Validate the pipeline inspection and maintenance strategy and the definition of Emergency Pipeline Repair, Service studies

• Perform site visits to manufacturers (line pipe, coating, valves, etc.) as required

• Perform site visits during construction to review progress and compliance to procedures

• To adopt and demonstrate exemplary behaviour about Ethics and project “code of conduct” policy

• To participate to meetings with partners, authorities and other stakeholders as required.

• To carry out any other duties or tasks that may be required by the position


• AutoCAD • DNV PET / SESAM Package including DNVGL-RP-F101 corroder pipeline

• Orca flex, SAGE and/or ABAQUS (preferable) NORSOK M-506 (familiar) Preferred qualifications

• Graduate Masters or Bach


Base office : Basingstoke, UK

Remote working up to 12 days / month

Right to live and work in the UK mandatory

  • Start as soon as possible
  • Duration: 12 months extendable (long term assignment)
  • Location: Basingstoke, UK
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Seniority level: Senior Engineer
  • Field of activity: Offshore / subsea oil &gas
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