Ernesto Primera

Linquip Level: Advanced

Alabama, United States


Mechanical/Maintenance Engineer with 21 years of experience in Rotating Machinery, Condition Monitoring, Performance Analysis and Reliability Evaluations. Experience in the Oil and Gas Industry, Power Generation and OEMs.

A passionate about Data Analysis using technology platforms such as: R Studio, SAS, Minitab, SPSS Statistic & Modeler, Risk Simulator and MS Power BI.

Proven experience as employed working for ChevronTexaco, ConocoPhillips, Williams, Flowserve and SKF.

During the last years I has worked in the Rotating Machinery Reliability Department at the Pascagoula Refinery in Mississippi (CHEVRON) and Lake Charles Refinery and Alliance Refinery in Louisiana (PHILLIPS-66).

ASME: 15 years as instructor for ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers) in Latin America, trained in several countries, courses are: Reliability Engineering, Maintenance Optimization, Pumps & Pumping System. (API-610 & ASME-B73), Mechanical Seals and Sealing Systems. (API-682), Gas Turbine.

ASTM: 10 years as Instructor about Bearings applications and Failure Analysis and Standard Bearing Committee member for the ASTM (American Society for Testing and Materials)

Hydraulic Institute: Industry Partner & HI/ANSI Standards Committee Member for Centrifugal Pumps

Hydraulic Institute: Approved Global Instructor

ASME-PEM / PMIES (Plant Maintenance, Inspection & Engineering Society) Committee Member.

Reliability Center: (RCA & RCFA) PROACT Methodology Approved Global Instructor.

Skills (Expertise):


Related Devices and Categories:


Condition monitoring

Rotating machinery

Reliability engineering

New companies on Linquip:
New projects on Linquip: