James J. Autry
...James J. Autry Project ManagerJames
has more than 30 years of experience performing management and engineering for the petroleum industry.His
most valuable attribute is Project Management abilities from the owner's side on large mega projects utilizing major national engineering construction contractors.He
has directed major oil refinery capital expansion improvement programs exceeding $500 million for several employers.
...Mr. Autry was employed by Ashland Petroleum Company and Marathon Oil for several years where he managed and directed multimillion dollar projects involving cost and quality control, program compliance of the Federal Clean Air Act, program design, construction, and risk analysis.James'
early career experience as a refinery maintenance manager provided him a balanced view of operations customer needs to project design reliability, operability, and quality while controlling cost and change request, insight in managing project planning that must recognize the needs for interface with refinery Turnarounds, and an understanding and knowledge of key refinery processes and appreciation for equipment spacing and reliability.As a director of a large multi-refinery central engineering project management and design group, Mr. Autry
developed a team approach to balance the resources of in-house engineers with contracted personnel.James holds a Bachelors of Electrical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology.