Excel Engineer or Mechanical Engineer

Most graduates of mechanical engineer must master some mechanical software such as AUTO CAD, PV ELITE or CAESAR etc. but few can understand Microsoft Excel well. Some do not understand the existing features in Microsoft excel so he cannot provide added value to his career in the workplace. When the Mechanical Engineer is confronted with a technical case to process hundreds or thousands of data, he is forced to learn about the features in Microsoft Excel. In my office, people who are excellent at using Microsoft Excel to analyze data, can make better conclusions about technical problems. He can work[…]

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Competition for Facility Engineer

Facility Engineer (FE) is job family for a large group of engineer handling surface equipment in Oil and Gas Industry. In this group, we have some job titles that self explanatory such as FE-Mechanical, FE-Process, FE-Asset Integrity, FE-Reliability, FE-Project , FE-Corrosion etc. If you hold a bachelor degree of mechanical engineering, you have good opportunity to apply these roles. FE-Corrosion for example, they will monitor corrosion occurred in all facilities and then propose some solution programs to control it. The program is called effective if the cost for controlling corrosion is much cheaper than damage cost and cost of production[…]

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Welcome to Mechanical Engineer Blog

Mechanical engineer blog Hi guest, welcome to my blog, Mechanical Engineer Blog. This blog is intended for everyone related with Mechanical Engineer around the world. I glad to share my experiences for almost 15 years in industry including Oil & Gas industry in upstream and downstream operation. I hold a bachelor degree of Mechanical Engineering. I hold some certificates related to Mechanical Engineering subjects such as Welding Engineer Risk Based Inspection ( RBI ) Engineer level 1 Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM) Facilitator Level 1 Infrared thermography now I am preparing to take API inspector certification like API 570, API 510[…]

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How to be the best Mechanical Engineer

The [ way to get the ] the best people is always you train them , said Jack Ma. When you graduated from Mechanical Engineering University, do you thought you have all required skill to be the best Mechanical engineer? of course not. College give us some knowledge and set of skill to be Mechanical Engineer. At least, they prepared us to get a good job in industry. What is the next step after we are hired by a company? First, we need to know the required set of skill in our new role. Second, we figure out the visions[…]

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