Resume (CV) for:Thomas Høven
Private address:Arnulf Øverlands vei 154
Post code and city:0763 OSLO

Office telephone (switchboard): (+47) 22 63 30 00
Cellular telephone (private): (+47) 934 26 099, backup: (+47) 988 03 256
Home telephone:(+47) 22 14 10 65 (can also receive data and telefax on this number on agreement)
e-mail (presently not in use)
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Born:16. November 1961, in Oslo

1993: Graduate from the Norwegian school of Economics and Business Administration – Extension Department (Bedriftsøkonom NHHK). Oslo
1987: Graduate from the University of Trondheim - The Norwegian Institute of Technology - Faculty of Electrical Engineering (Sivilingeniør NTH). Trondheim
1980: Examen Artium, Kristelig Gymnasium, Oslo

Work experience:
2000 - Today:SIEMENS A/S, Oslo. Work as electrical engineer (MSc) including engineering and supervision of project execution. Liaison of testing and Commissioning activities. Engineering manager.
2004 - Today:PRIRAZLOMNOYE. Work in St. Petersburg, Russia with customer liaison for main power module for an offshore platform north of Siberia. (Rubin/Sevmorneftegaz).
2003 - 2004:PETROBRAS P50. Work in Rio de Janeiro, Brasil with modules for an oil production ship (FPSO) as vendor coordinator for electrical, automation and telecom equipment (Maua Jurong/Petrobras).
2002 - 2003:BELANAK. Work in Singapore and Indonesia as engineering manager for four electrical equipment rooms and a combined equipment and controlroom, all delivered as complete modules ready for lifting onto the deck of the Belanak oil and gas production vessel (Halliburton/Conoco) .
2001 - 2002:PETROBRAS P45. Work in Houston, Texas, USA with an electrical equipment room (e-house) delivered complete as a module ready to be lifted onto the deck of an oil production ship (FPSO) (Modec).
2001:DEEPVISION. Work in Houston, Texas, USA with a subsea (up to 10,000 ft) drilling mud return pump system as part of a dual gradient drilling system (Deepvision/TransoceanSedcoForex).
1988 - 2000:KVÆRNER OLJE OG GASS A/S, Lysaker. Work as electrical engineer including supplier and yard liaison. Commissioning at shipyards and offshore. Projects in brief:
1999 - 2000:GRANE conceptual design. Responsible for electrical system calculations and concepts.
1999:KVÆRNER OILFIELD PRODUCTS A/S. Development of electrical power distribution systems for subsea use in the oil industry.
1997 - 1999:SIRI platform on Danish shelf: Responsible for commissioning of electrical systems at yard in Stavanger, during tow-out and offshore. (Client: Statoil)
1994 - 1997NORNE production vessel: Concept and detail engineering, selection and liaison of suppliers, commissioning at yard and offshore. (Client: Statoil)
1994Inhouse project: New computer based engineering database.
1990 - 1994BRAGE platform: Engineering work in Oslo. Engineering support in Bergen for construction and commissioning. (Client: Norsk Hydro)
1988 - 1990DRAUGEN platform: Engineering. (Client: Norske Shell)
1988Inhouse project: Programming and implementation of electrical part of a CAD system on UNIX based workstations.
1986 - 1987:NORWEGIAN NAVY, School of NBC and Damage Control, Haakonsvern: Work as instructor in smoke diving and N-weapon defense (initial service)
1982 - 1985Summer jobs as an electrician. Repairing everything from radios to tramcars.
1980 - 1981A/S ELEKTRISK BUREAU, Asker. Laboratory assistant, trainee

Languages, training and other skills:
Norwegian (native), English (very good), German (limited knowledge)
All safety training required for work offshore in Norway
Various EDP-courses, particularly on UNIX systems. EDSA. Good knowledge of personal computers.
Approved by Produkt og Elektrisitetstilsynet as "sakkyndig driftsleder for elektriske anlegg i industri og offshoreanlegg" to manage electrical power systems on offshore installations and industrial plants

Hobbies and other activities:
Scuba diving, golf, photography, travelling, electronics and computing. Has been chairman of the board for many years in a small apartment-owners association (No: "Borettslag").

Reference: Will be provided if required.

(c) Thomas Høven 2004