WaringWorld, Inc.
Burney Waring

Mostly-Retired Independent Consultant. Providing expertise and training in production system optimization, integrated production system modeling, gas lift, technical learning and development.

Read Burney's new book, Practical Optimization of Petroleum Production Systems.  Available in paper and Kindle versions.
Interview with Burney on Youtube about Production System Optimization.
Podcast with Burney about Production System Optimization
Download the first chapter of the book.
See the PSO Book page for information about Burney's Production System Optimization (PSO) Book.

Free Educational Software for the Oil and Gas Industry:
GLtoy, teaching the basics of Gas Lift behavior, plus advanced concepts
ESPtoy, teaching the basics of Electric Submersible Pump behavior
PSOtoy, teaching the fundamentals of Production System Optimization
GLVtoy, teaching the basics of Gas Lift Valve opening and closing


Thirty-five years oilfield experience.  Held diverse technical and global leadership roles in Production Engineering with an emphasis on brownfield optimization and technical development of Production Engineering staff.  Provided expertise on 6 continents.  Designated “Principal Technical Expert”, one of top 150 engineers in Shell’s upstream operations (>30,000 staff).  Retired June 2010 to form WaringWorld, Inc.  Consulted 7 years to small, medium and large oil and gas companies world-wide.  

Now Director of the Waring Retirement Laboratory.

Recent Projects:
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Based in North Carolina, USA.
Available for remote support or on-site events, worldwide
References and resume/c.v. upon request.

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