Zardynezhad, S.

TurboTech Consulting Corp., Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Shahab Zardynezhad is a registered Senior Mechanical Engineer, and a certified API inspector for rotating equipment, with more than 29 yr of experience working on many oil, gas and petrochemical projects. He has experience in engineering; procurement services; manufacturing; shop/field inspection; installation; commissioning; startup; reliability; and the maintenance and operation of pumps, compressors and turbines. Mr. Zardynezhad earned a BS degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Petroleum of Iran, along with MS degrees in industrial engineering from the Iran University of Science & Technology, and in project management and mechanical engineering from the University of Calgary.

Double-suction centrifugal compressor in ethylene plant inlet piping design

Zardynezhad, S., TurboTech Consulting Corp.

Centrifugal compressors are designed with different suction nozzle orientations and impeller layouts in casing.

Connecting rod failure in a new reciprocating gas compressor

Zardynezhad, S., TurboTech Consulting Corp.

Compressor failure in an oil refinery can have severe consequences on health, safety and the environment.

Design atmospheric aboveground storage tanks for accident prevention

Zardynezhad, S., TurboTech Consulting Corp.

The design and construction of oil, gas and petrochemical facilities is continuously improving, as increasing compliance with ever-changing codes and standards, such as the American Petroleum Institute (API) and the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), is resulting in fewer atmospheric above-ground storage tank (AAST) accidents.