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PD&P - Principal Engineer Stress

Requisition ID: 262237 

  • Relocation Authorized: None 
  • Telework Type: Part-Time Telework 
  • Work Location: New Delhi 

This position is for Bechtel Gurgaon Office on permanent role

Minimum work experience as a Piping Stress Specialist: 26 years.


Knowledge of design codes and standards applicable for Pipe Stress Analysis design work

Knowledge of design codes and standards applicable for Pipe Support design work

Identify different stress packages through review of P&IDs / Line Designation tables. 

Should have excellent, in-depth Knowledge of stress analysis software’s like CAESAR 2, AUTOPIPE, ROHR 2 etc. it’s applicability and interpretation.

Prepare Stress Design Criteria for projects 

Expertise in static and dynamic analysis (spectrum- Response spectrum/relief load, Time -force spectrum, time-force history analysis) of the critical systems. 

Expertise in pipe stress analysis for different equipment like Steam turbine, Compressors, Centrifugal Pumps, tanks, exchangers, heaters, columns, etc. 

Perform AIV / FIV related stress analysis and calculations 

Very good and in-depth Knowledge of critical pipe support systems 

Resolution of high equipment nozzle loads and high secondary stresses in piping 

Expertise in selection of spring hangers, snubbers, struts for piping systems 

Preparation and interpretation/review of stress calculations of relatively complex nature in high seismic zones. 

Evaluation of local stresses via code cases like N318, N392, and WRC107/297. 

Support structure calculations using tools like STADD 

Perform welding calculations 

Review and sign-off critical system piping isometrics considering flexibility and supporting 

Prepare complete documentation of the stress analysis and support design. 

Participates in reviewing and checking designs, drawings, and data from suppliers 

Expertise in stress analysis of piping stress systems for various types of projects i,e. LNG, refinery, petrochemical, chemical, power, pipelines etc. 

Sound knowledge about other engineering interface disciplines like – process, structural, mechanical equipment, pipelines etc. and has the capability to conduct Integrated analysis. 

Provides technical direction and assigns work to engineers, designers, and drafters who assist on specific assignments. 

Experience in failure analysis, trouble shooting, and construction management is necessary. 

Exposure to FEM analysis and ability to train teams on advance stress analysis tools- FEM Analysis, FEPipe, FESIF, FEBend, NozzlePro etc.  

Well versed with international codes, standards, and best engineering practices, including ASME Section-VIII Div-1 & Div-2 calculations, stress analysis for bowing conditions. 

Experience in analysis of buried piping, jacketed piping, refractory lined piping, very high temperature / pressure, and Cryogenic piping.



A recognized degree in a job-related engineering or scientific discipline from an accredited college or university, or a professional license from a recognized licensing board, or specialized courses in relevant general engineering, design or an appropriate engineering discipline. 

Broad knowledge of industry/regulatory codes and standards and design criteria pertinent to the discipline. Knowledge of systems, calculations, equipment, applications of methods, plant layout, materials, and computers for preparation of analyses and development of project deliverables within the discipline. Knowledge and understanding of technical and cost issues related to selection of design features within the discipline. Knowledge of engineering work planning and control methods. Knowledge of precedents in the discipline and of principles and practices of related disciplines. Knowledge of related construction practices and the economics involved. 

Communication, Development, Engagement, Safety, Self-Discipline, Teamwork, Values & Covenants, Sustainability 


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