Carlos specialises in the development of asset integrity and reliability management systems, risk-based asset strategy generation and process optimisation. He is currently part of Ausenco's pipelines integrity team, responsible for the development and implementation of the Pipeline Integrity Management System (PIMS) for mining projects, developing integrity strategies for pipelines, and static and rotating equipment. In addition, he brings a proven approach to supporting continuous improvement processes and generating cost saving opportunities throughout the lifecycle of pipelines and facilities.
Previously, he worked as a senior maintenance and reliability engineer in the metallic and non-metallic mining sectors and has led the development of pipeline and facility integrity and reliability management system projects for mining, oil and gas projects.
Carlos is a Mechanical Engineer graduated from Universidad del Zulia (Venezuela), has a professional degree in Reliability (Universidad Simón Bolívar, Caracas, Venezuela), a Masters of Science in Gas Engineering (Universidad del Zulia, Venezuela), and a Diploma in Six Sigma Methodology / Black Belt Certification (Universidad Alberto Hurtado, Santiago, Chile).