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Daniel Acworth

Piping Supervisor

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With over 20 years of experience, in a supervisory/superintendents capacity, I have worked across a wide range of areas, including mining construction sites.

Work Experience

Piping Supervisor

Mining Consultants Australia
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August 2011 to October 2011

Duties. 
• Supervised the installation of the Pipework for the bullets at the new location.

Construction Manager

Globehill
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Fortescue WA
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November 2010 to August 2011

Duties 
• Managing installation of 630mm dia. Poly Pipe in the dewatering project.

Piping Supervisor

Ravensthorpe WA
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April 2010 to September 2010

Duties 
• Supervised the installation of underground HD Poly pipe and galvanized steel pipe work for the fire water and potable water ring mains. 
 
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Self Employed
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2008 to 2010

Share Trading

Superintendent

Oz Minerals Project
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July 2007 to January 2008

Duties 
• Supervised the construction of the flotation plant at Prominent Hill, South Australia

Mechanical Foreman

BMD
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November 2006 to July 2007

Duties 
• Supervised local projects 
• Assisted in the tendering process of several projects

Piping and Procurement Supervisor

Piping
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October 2005 to December 2006

Duties 
• Supervised pipe work installation and pipe rack construction. 
Procured materials and supervised pipe lay down yard

Piping Supervisor

Western Mining Project
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Roxby Downs SA
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July 2003 to December 2004

Duties 
• Supervised mechanical and piping installation in the copper and uranium train areas and pipe rack construction.

Piping Supervisor

Western Mining Corp
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Roxby Downs SA
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June 1996 to March 1997

Duties 
• Supervised mechanical and piping installation in the yellow cake plant, ammonia storage area, and copper and uranium treatment areas. 
 
EMPLOYMENT HISTORY con't

General Foreman Piping

Freeport Indonesia
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May 1991 to February 1995

Duties 
• Supervised 126 local tradesmen in constructing pipe work 
• Mechanical installation of a five story wet screen building 
• All plumbing and services pipe work in construction of 4000 man camp 
• Mechanical and pipe work in construction of a 80 mega watt power station 
• Awarded Certificate of Appreciation for Very Outstanding Performance 
- achieved the milestone of energising two engine/generator units in Power Plant C ahead of schedule

Site Foreman for Piping and Mechanical

Advance Rigging
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Melbourne VIC
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May 1989 to February 1991

Duties 
• In charge of mechanical and piping installation 
• Directing and controlling rigging crews on various projects 
• Recruiting and supervising 30 tradesmen 
• Liaise with client 
• Completing project on schedule and within budget

Fitter/Welder

Russana Engineering
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October 1988 to May 1989

Duties 
• Installing conveyor systems at Nissan car plant in Clayton, Victoria 
• Installing pipe and pump systems at Australian paper Mills in Fairfield, Melbourne

Hydraulics Fitter

Russana Engineering
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October 1988 to May 1989

Duties 
• Manufacturing railway track laying equipment

Shift Supervisor

Skilled Engineering
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1977 to 1988

Barclay Bros - Fiji 
• Supervision of 54 Fijian trades people at a hydro-electric project 
• Overseeing maintenance of underground mining equipment and generators 
 
PT Inco Nickel Mine - Indonesia 
• Supervised maintenance of conveyor systems in Nickel mine 
• Training approximately 20 local craftsmen 
 
Aveling Barford - Brisbane, Qld. 
• Rebuilding Isuzu and Cummins engines 
• Overhauling Westinghouse brake systems fitted to Uchlid trucks 
EMPLOYMENT HISTORY cont'd 
 
Komatsu Australia - Brisbane, Qld. 
• Conducted assembly and pre-delivery checks of new 175 ton rear dump trucks, dozers 
excavators, front end loaders, and motor graders 
• Installed automatic fire systems on heavy equipment 
• Repaired second hand heavy equipment3

Pipe Fitter

Kapico Holdings
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1976 to 1977

Duties 
• Installation of piping during construction work of an oil refinery, a brewery, and dog 
food factory

Motor Mechanic

Industrial Waste Collection
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Brisbane QLD
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1975 to 1976

Duties 
• Carrying out maintenance on all aspects of industrial waste trucks 
• Repaired hydraulics 
• Rebuilt engines and transmission systems

Maintenance Fitter

Yabula Nickel Plant
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Townsville QLD
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1974 to 1975

Duties 
• Maintained conveyor systems, pipe work, hammer mills and ball mills in Nickel processing

Pipe Fitter

Johns Perry
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Brisbane QLD
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1973 to 1974

Duties 
• Refurbished old pipe work in an ammonia plant

Maintenance Fitter

Sunboard
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Brisbane QLD
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1972 to 1973

Duties 
• Installing/maintaining chipboard manufacturing presses and associated production machinery

Airframe Fitter/Fitter Apprenticeship

Royal Australian Air Force
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1966 to 1972

Duties 
• Airframe Fitter at RAAF bases in Butterworth Malaysia, Perth WA, and Amberley Qld. 
• Worked on the Canberra, F111, and the Machii Jet Trainers

Education

Ithaca College of TAFE -
Brisbane QLD

1985

Additional Information

SKILLS SUMMARY 
 
• Supervisory skills (across culturally diverse regions) 
• Pipework, welding, and fitting 
• Motor Mechanics 
• Diesel fitting 
• Boilermaking 
• Hydraulics