experience. Held diverse technical and global leadership
Production Engineering with an emphasis on brownfield optimization and
technical development of Production Engineering staff.
expertise on 6 continents. Designated “Principal
Expert”, one of top 150 engineers in Shell’s
operations (>30,000 staff). Retired June 2010 to form
Wrote and published GLtoy and ESPtoy, educational software for learning about artifical lift. Request GLtoy here. Request ESPtoy here. They are free and over 1000 copies have been distributed. More information on LinkedIn, here and here.
Wrote and published a book on Production System Optimization.
and taught Production Optimization Courses including a simulated field
Co-developed and taught Artificial Lift Foundation course.
Led Producing-the-Limit (PtL) workshops, 10-30 person, multi-disciplinary
teams, focused on optimization of the entire
production system from reservoir to wells to export facilities
Developed Standard Operating Procedures for ESP surveillance.