Jim Leatherwood is the Global Manager of Estimating for LyondellBasell Inc. Over forty years of engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) related experience with emphasis in estimating, cost analysis, contract administration, cost recapitulation, computerized material control, materials expediting and pipefitting. Estimating experience encompasses oil and gas plants, petroleum and chemical plants, refineries, power plants, paper mills, pipelines, and offshore platforms. Have developed estimating tools and customized reports. Career includes time with EPCs and Owner company.