Design Engineer Piping


Reference: HVDH-20192643-15052019

Industrie Piping / Mechanical

Passionate about structural analysis and design? Eager to work on interesting projects in industrial environments (piping pumps, tanks, heat exchanges, etc.)? Check this job description and apply!

- You manage the various aspects of structural integrity of mechanical components related to ASME Section III code for the construction/operation of existing or new Nuclear power plants.
- You supervise all the calculations of the ASME III mechanical and piping components and including Class 1, 2 & 3 components.
- You use and guide others in Finte-Elements Studies (SYSTUS, ANSYS or/and PIPESTRESS code) for thermal and pressure fatigue evaluation of mechanical and piping components with respect to ASME code.
- You help our Client to safety restart their nuclear units through fast and judicious justification for continuation in case of alteration of the structural integrity of an ASME componet.
- You take charge of the invitation to tender, the technical and economical comparison between bids; the awaring of contracts, the review of external studies.
- You conduct the technical and commercial follow up of the contracts, including interfaces management.
- You write component technical specifications (performances, scope of supply and limits of supply definition, design requirements, applicable ASME III criteria to meet).
- You comply with and enforce compliance with the Health/Safety guidelines set out in the Project Safety Plan.


- Are you a Mechanical or Civil Engineer with several years of experience in structural analysis and design?
- Do you have experience in stress and fatigue analysis of pressure vessels (piping pumps, tanks, heat exchanges...)?
- Do you have experience in general purpose Finite Element (FE) codes such as PipeStress, Beamstress, Ansys, Systus... for piping applications?
- Do you have a good knowlegde of the mechanical properties of different steels and alloy steels used in this topic?
- Do you have several years experience in application of pressure vessel codes such as ASME III, ASME VIII, RCC-M, CODAP, DIN, KTA..?
- Do you have experience in thermal fatigue (elastic or plastic) structural analysis and evaluation of the heat transfer coefficients in water, in steam..?
- Do you have experience to evaluate by FE calculation stresses for static loads or dynamic loads, in case of linear or non-linear analysis?
- Do you have knowledge of nuclear domain and safety?
- Are you able to communicate in French or Dutch and English?

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