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November 14, 2017

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‘CURRICULUM VITAE’

NAME- DEV BRATA KAR

Contact Information:

Flat no.: 1802, Aristo Height, 34 - PAVILION,

SECTOR-34, NOIDA-201301, INDIA

Contact: +91-901*******, +91-120-*******

E-Mail: ac3baq@r.postjobfree.com,

Passport no: K8491183, Expiry: 17-12-2022

Resume for, FLUIDS (DRILLING / CEMENTING) & DWM Consultant / Drilling Fluid Engineer

Qualification: Post Graduate in Organic Chemistry, University topper

IWCF: Company-man level IWCF certificate, last done in Dec’2014

Work-experience: 1. ONGC Ltd, INDIA, from May’ 1985 – Aug’ 2011. Resigned from ONGC as, ‘Chief Chemist’.

2. KOC, Kuwait: From Aug’ 2011 to Jan’ 2013, as Fluids (Drilling/ Cementing) & DWM Supervisor, for Drilling & W/O, Team-III.

3. Dowell-Schlumberger-Petronas JV: From March’ 2013 – NOV’13, (on contract), as Sr. FLUIDS (Drilling/Cementing) & DWM Consultant, (IPM-Advisor), for the “Samarang-Offshore- Project”, Malaysia.

4. SCOMI, Thailand: From Dec’ 2013 – Feb’2014, as Lead Drilling Fluid Engineering Consultant, for Offshore- Myanmar Project.

5. TOTAL: From Mar’2014 – Apr’ 15, as Sr. Fluids Engg.Consultant (Drilling/Cementing/DWM), for Offshore- Congo- Project.

Currently looking for Job.

Date of Birth: 14, Oct, 1959 ( I would easily pass as no more than 40-45 years, given my physical fitness & mental agility). Valid, Offshore/Onshore Medical fitness certificate, for international assignment

Citizenship; Indian

Personal: Married with two children. Son (elder), Management trainee at Fairmont Hotel, Abu Dhabi; Daughter, pursuing B.tech in Computer Engg. from California State University, USA; Spouse teacher at Delhi Public School, Delhi-NCR, India.

E&P Exposure: 30 years, as Expert-level FLUIDS (DRILLING / CEMENTING) & DWM Supervisor / Consultant, with major Operators (Total, Petronas,KOC, ONGC), 11 years Onshore-Shallow & Deep HTHP Reservoirs; Sour-gas environ-ment; 14 years Offshore, [floaters/ jack-ups/Semi-sub/ Tender], HTHP,Sour-gas,Deep-water & Ultra-deep-water wells,[8 years in Deep-Water, up to 3200+m water depth, working in low Frac-gradient / narrow-drilling-window envir-onment, inherent massive-mud-loss scenarios; well versed with Subsea drilling, Completion, Well-testing & Clean-upprocedures ]; ERD- wells, Drain-holes, SRDH etc. Expert-level knowledge in formulating Drilling Fluid programs; Completion fluids, High density brines, Clean up fluids etc; Logistical supervision, Optimization & maintenance of various types of WBMs, SOBMs, OBMs etc. (11 years experience in OBMs,SOBMs,Non-Damaging OBMs). For 5 years,worked as ‘Stimulation Engineer’, heading Stimulation Lab, at ONGC’s “Institute of Oil & Gas Production Technology”.I am, well versed with Computers, soft-ware (Drilling-related, MS-Office, Adobe-suite, etc.) & QHSE.

While at ONGC, KOC, Dowell Schlumberger-Petronas JV & with TOTAL E&P, I have supervised Mud Engineers from Baroid, MI, Baker-Hughes, KMC, EMEC, & SCOMI. Apart from Drilling Fluid operation, during all these years, my job encompassed, inter alia, supervising ‘Cementing Operations’, Solids-control, Mud-plant monitoring, Rig-site HSE/DWM, Logistics, Basic Corrosion management, etc. During Cementing operations, my job has been, to liaise with the Service Cos. for pre-job simulations, fine-tune the same, by running the inputs in Company-simulation software (viz., Total’s T-desk); take care of the logistics & ensure that the job is executed as per plan. This, I have been doing for nearly 23 years. I have adequate knowledge & understanding for 'Cementing-operation-supervision'.

Waste–Management: I have 24 years of experience in ‘Drill-cuttings-waste-management’. My 14 years Offshore exposure,has been in fairly-stringent ‘waste-management-regime’. I have adequate knowledge of current techniques employed, like ‘Rotomill’, ‘skip-and-ship’, cuttings-reinjection, etc. I have hands-on experience in cuttings-disposal through Rotomill, skip-and-ship.

Objective: Given my wide E&P experience, with Operators & supervising "Mud Engineers" from almost all the major-Service Cos., I am looking towards a role of "Fluids (Drilling/ Cementing)& DWM-Adviser/Consultant", wherein, saliently, I would be able to optimise the Drilling fluid programs-- making it more Reservoir-friendly ; Supervise Cementing Operations, Logistical management, Team- building & mentoring, Trouble-shoot Down-hole problems, etc.; oversee Solids-control measures, DWM & ensure HSE compliance, Implement Completion plans -- so as to maximise Production & last but not the least, achieve this KPI along with significant savings, in terms of Fluid-additives & through ‘zero-NPT/LTI’

Career Profile:

Mar’2014- April’15: With TOTAL E&P, as Sr. Fluids Consultant (drilling/cementing/DWM), for Offshore Congo, drilling ERD/re-entry wells, 2500+m, HT, horizontal-reservoir-sections (using SOBM), onboard Semi-sub Tender. Supervising Drilling fluids Enggs., DF programmes /Cementing (technical evaluation/optimisation of service cos.-proposals, finalizing cmt-program & Job execution-supervision /DWM & Rig-site HSE issues, fit-for-purpose solution.

Dec’ 2013– Feb’2014: With Scomi, Thailand, as Lead Drilling Fluid Engineering Consultant, for Offshore Myanmar Project, drilling ERD wells, onboard Semi-Tender Rig; using WBM / SOBM.

March’ 2013– Nov’2013: With Dowell-Schlumberger-Petronas JV (Operators), Offshore Samarang-Project, as Sr. FLUIDS (Drilling/Cementing) & DWM Consultant, (IPM Advisor), onboard Jack-up Rig, drilling Directional-wells, with Smart-completions; Supervising DF/CMT./COMPL. Ops, DF/DWM engineers, Rig-site Logistics/HSE.

Aug 2011-Jan 2013: Worked with KOC, Kuwait, as Drilling Fluids Engineering & DWM Supervisor; with ‘Development-Drilling & W/O, Team-III). Supervising Drilling fluid Engineers & Drilling Fluid/Cementing/Completion operations/DWM, in the 8 Drilling & 3 W/O Rigs. (POLYMER MUDS / CLAY FREE MUDS/ OBMS/ CLEAN-OUT FLUIDS / COMPLETION FLUIDS). Supervised Mud engineers from MI, EMEC, Baroid & Baker-Hughes;

2008-Aug 2011: Worked as Company-man for fluids (Drilling/Cementing/DWM), at East-Coast (Deep water, HTHP, onboard Floater) & Mumbai-Offshore, India, at various ONGC-contract rigs; lastly with Transocean Rig,‘ Ron Tappmeyer’. Drilling high-tech SRDH, ERD wells (up to 3800+m H’Drift / 1000m horizontal-drain-holes), using SOBM as DF. Supervised DF/CMT. Ops/DWM/ Mud engineers from MI, KMC, Baroid & Baker-Hughes (POLYMER MUDS / CLAY FREE MUDS/ OBMS / CLEAN-OUT FLUID / COMPLETION FLUIDS).

Resigned from ONGC, as Chief Chemist & joined KOC, Kuwait.

2005-2008: As well-site Sr. fluids(Drilling/Cementing) engineer, in ONGC’s Onshore HTHP wells. (POLYMER MUDS / CLAY FREE MUDS/ OBMS / HIGH DENSITY BRINES / CLEAN-OUT FLUID / COMPLETION FLUIDS). Promoted to E-5 level (Chief Chemist) with ‘one year merit-predate’.

1998-2005: As Sr. Offshore Drilling Fluid engineer / Company-man for Fluids (Drilling/Cementing) & DWM; in East/West-Coast, ONGC’s Offshore, Deep & Ultra-Deep-Water Wells, drilled at, up to 3200m water-depth, onboard ultra-deep-water Drill-Ships; Sour Gas environment. (POLYMER MUDS / CLAY FREE MUDS/ OBMS / HIGH DENSITY BRINES / CLEAN-OUT FLUIDS / COMPLETION FLUIDS). Supervised DF/CMT. Ops/DWM/ Mud engineers from MI, KMC, Baroid & Baker. Promoted to E-4 level.

1993-1998: (LAB-OFFICE EXPERIENCE) Headed the Stimulation-Lab, at ONGC’s INSTITUTE OF OIL & GAS PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGY, as Well-Stimulation engineer. Designed Frac & Acidisation jobs on 2D-Frac simulator; Coordinated lab activities for Rock-mechanics related experiments on core samples, Acidization tests on core samples. Worked for other well-production related projects like Water shutoff, Corrosion, Wax, Scale, etc. Promoted to E-3 level.

1992-1993:As Sr-Drilling Fluid engineer, in Mumbai-Offshore, ONGC.

1985-1992: Worked as drilling-fluid engineer / Well-site Chemist, at ONGC’s HTHP onshore gas wells, handling DF up to SG: 2.1. (POLYMER MUDS / CLAY FREE MUDS/ HIGH DENSITY BRINES / CLEAN-OUT FLUIDS / COMPLETION FLUIDS). Promoted to E-2 level.

Joined ONGC Ltd, India, in May, 1985, as Graduate Trainee(E1 level), through All India entrance exam. Ranked in top5, among the qualifiers.

QA/QC: While working at IOGPT (1993-98), implemented ISO-9001-2000, certified by DNV, in the year 1996; as member, Internal-Auditor-Core-Team.

HSE: Well versed with the current Safety & Environmental Regulations.

Training Profile: During the last 30 years, attended numerous trainings at ONGC’s in-house training centers/external agencies; on Drilling Fluid engineering, Cementing, Work-over & drilling-technology, QA/QC, Safety & environment, Managerial-techniques, Sea-survival, etc. Underwent HUET training, thrice. Company-man level IWCF-certificate, done on Dec’2014.

Valid BOSET, HUET, IWCF, & Medical.

Foreign visits:family trips to Singapore, Thailand, Hong Kong, Macau & USA. Employment in Kuwait, Malaysia, Myanmar, Congo.

Last Compensation:1500 USD(net), Day Rate (4 Weeks equal rotation)/ Door-to-Door/ Business-class travel/ Comp. Insurance.

LOOK AHEAD: My strength is self confidence, hard work & perseverance. I am a team-player, with a positive outlook. I amcapable of, inter-alia; shaping Mud-policies/Completion Fluids; effective-DF-optimisation; Cementation job supervision fromrecipe evaluation/selection, simulation to job execution-supervision; Mud-plant monitoring; Drilling Waste Management; Cost-cutting; Down-hole-troubleshooting; basic corrosion-management; Reducing NPT; Procurement of DF-chemicals, Liaison;Effective evaluation of Solid-Control-Equipments; Logistical-supervision; QHSE-policies; Team building, motivator & mentor. I amcapable of working independently and proactively.

Given my vast E&P experience (Offshore/Onshore/Exploratory/Development/Work-Over Wells), as well as, physical fitness & mental agility; I am sure, I would be able to meet any expectation, with sure success.

I shall be able to join, immediately & willing to work anywhere in the world.

Expected day rate: USD 200-800 (negotiable).

Available for Telephonic Interview, anytime or in person, against airfare reimbursement.

--sd--

(DEV BRATA KAR)

Some of the Wells Worked

Month/Year

Operator

Deviation

Location

Depth

Density ppg

Temperature

Mud Type

Water Depth

MAR/2015

TOTAL

900

(NCOSSA) CONGO OFFSHORE

(2600+m Horizontal Hole)

8130 mts

10.8

>1500C

NABM

170m

AUG/2013

SCHLM-PETRON-AS-JV

850

OFFSHORE MALAYSIA

(WELLS: SM104,105,106,85)

5000-6500’

9.5

1500F

HYDROFOIL/OPTAF-LO-DIF

33’

JAN/2013

KOC

900

KUWAIT

5600-8253' MD

9.6

1600F

NON DAMAGING OBM (EMEC-DIF)

N/A

NOV/2012

KOC

880

KUWAIT

9547'MD

7.95

1650F

ND BAROID 100 OBM

N/A

SEP/2012

KOC

670

KUWAIT

7760'MD

10.3

1500F

BARIOD 100 OBM

N/A

JUN/2012

KOC

600

KUWAIT

9530'MD

8.9

1650F

POLYMER-CLAYTROL(BAKER)

N/A

JUL/2012

KOC

240

KUWAIT

5110'MD

10.5

1400F

OBM (BAKER-CARBODRIL)

N/A

MAR/2012

KOC

900

KUWAIT

8297' MD(L1)

(MN-180-M LATERAL)

9.6

1600F

FAZEPRO OBM(MI)

N/A

AUG/2012

KOC

900

KUWAIT

8365-13988'

(SA-0368-61/8" HOLE)

8.1

1600F

EMEC 95:5 ND OBM

N/A

JUL/2012

KOC

880

KUWAIT

9885' MD

(RA-473 / IIND S'TRACK)

12.6

1650F

BARIOD 100 OBM

N/A

SEP/2011

KOC

900

KUWAIT

7180-9380', MD, L0

(MN-178-M LATERAL)

9.6

1650F

FAZEPRO OBM(MI)

N/A

FEB/2010

ONGC

900

MUMBAI OFFSHORE

NEA-5H(RIG-RTP)

3528-4240 mts, MD

8 1/2" HOR- SECTION

8.6

1400F

SOBM (MI-MEGADRIL)

58 mts

APR/2010

ONGC

900

MUMBAI OFFSHORE

NEA-5H(RIG-RTP)

3552-4514mts, MD

6" HOR-SECTION

8.7

1400F

SOBM (MI-MEGADRIL)

58 mts

FEB/2009

ONGC

470

EAST COAST OFFSHORE

G4AF (SAGAR VIJAY-FLOATER)

4053-4257 mts, MD

(6" S- TRACK SEC)

16.2

1700C

THERMADRIL

(BAROID)

225 mts

DEC/2008

ONGC

350

EAST COAST OFFSHORE

G4AF (SAGAR VIJAY-FLOATER)

3003-4260.5 mts, MD

(8.5" PHASE)

16.5

1700C

KCL-PHPA-POLYOL

225 mts

NOV/2004

ONGC

N/A

WEST COAST DEEPWATER

KKD-1(BELFORD-DOLPHIN DP FLOATER)

3500 mts

(8.5" PHASE)

10.5

GLYDRIL (MI), WITH

HYDRATE-SUPPRESSANTS)

1066 mts

AUG/1991

ONGC

N/A

TRIPURA PROJECT

(AGARTALA DOME)

4500 mts

17.5

1400C

CL-CLS-ASPHASOL

N/A

FEB/1992

ONGC

N/A

TRIPURA PROJECT

(TRICHNA)

4700 mts

17.0

1450C

K-LIGNITE-ASPHASOL

N/A

AUG/1989

ONGC

N/A

TRIPURA PROJECT

(GOJALIA)

3800 mts

15.4

1260C

K-LIGNITE-ASPHASOL

N/A

Specific Mud Systems used

Water-Based Mud

Oil-Based Mud

Synthetic-Based Mud

KCL-POLYMER-GLYCOL

BAROID 100

MEGADRIL (MI, BASE FLUID: EDC DIAMOND)

CLAYTROL-POLYMER (BAKER)

NON-DAMAGING OBM (OBM-DIF, EMEC)

CONFI DRILL (KMC, BASE FLUID: SARALINE 185V )

GLYDRIL (MI)

CARBODRILL (BAKER)

CONFI-DENSE (KMC-HTHP SOBM)

THERMADRILL (BARIOD)

FAZEPRO DRILL-IN FLUID (MI)

VERSACLEAN (MI, BASE FLUID: EDC 95-11)

KCL-POLYMER-PHPA-GLYCOL, POLY PLUS (MI)

GEL-POLYMER

CLAY-FREE NON DAMAGING POLYMER MUD

DRILL-IN FLUIDS (FLOPRO NT-MI)

CLEAN-OUT FLUIDS

CL-CLS-ASPHASOL, K-LIGNITE-ASPHA-SOL, ETC.

Problems Encountered / Action taken

MUD LOSS: CONTROLLED WITH CONVENTIONAL LCM PILLS-40 TO 120PPB; PAY-FRIENDLY NON DAMAGING LCM PILLS, GUNK-SQUEEZE; CEMENT PLUG ETC.

STUCK UP (DRILL STRING / CASING/ LOGGING TOOLS: RELEASED WITH NW / WTD SPOTS / CUT & THREAD / REVERSE CUT & THREAD

WELL ACTIVITY / BLOW OUT: CONTROLLED WITH DRILLER'S METHOD / LUBRICATE & BLEED-OFF METHOD

H2S ACTIVITY: CONTROLLED WITH H2S SCAVANGERS / RAISING HYD-HEAD / VOLUMETRIC-LUBRICATION

Drilling Fluids Related Software

MUD WARE (MI)

VIRTUAL HYDRAULICS (MI), T DESK (TOTAL), ADVISE FLUIDS (TOTAL)

(PLUS HANDY WORKSHEETS FROM 'KINGDOM DRILLING, ROUGHNECKCITY.COM, DRILLINGFORMULAS.COM, WIPERTRIP.COM, ETC.)

Some of the salient Training Courses, Seminars etc. attended

Company

Training Course

Completion Date

Location

ONGC

INDUCTION / DRILLING FLUID ENGINEERING / RERSERVOIR-GEOLOGY / DRILLING TECHNOLOGY

3 MONTHS, 1985

INSTITUTE OF DRILLING TECHNOLOGY, DEHRA DUN, INDIA

ONGC

HAELTH SAFETY & ENVIRONMENT POLICIES

1 WEEK, 1987

INSTITUTE OF DRILLING TECHNOLOGY, DEHRA DUN, INDIA

ONGC

ADVANCEMENTS IN DRILLING FLUID TECHNOLOGY

4 DAYS, 1988

REGIONAL TRAINING INSTITUTE, CHENNAI, INDIA

ONGC

WELL BORE STABILITY & RESERVOIR MANAGEMENT

1 WEEK, 1990

INSTITUTE OF DRILLING TECHNOLOGY, DEHRA DUN, INDIA

ONGC

ADVANCES IN CEMENTING TECHNOLOGY

1 WEEK, 1992

REGIONAL TRAINING INSTITUTE, PANVEL, INDIA

ONGC

WELL INTERVENTION, LATEST IN WATER SHUT-OFF & WELL STIM.

1 WEEK, 1994

INSTITUTE OF DRILLING TECHNOLOGY, DEHRA DUN, INDIA

ONGC

CURRENT MANAGERIAL PRACTICES

2 WEEKS, 2003

MANAGEMENT DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE, GURGAON, INDIA

POGL/IMPACT SOLUTIONS, UK

NO DAMAGE RESERVOIR DRILLING

4 DAYS, 2006

POGL, ASSAM, INDIA

ASCI, HYDRABAD

ORIENTATION PROGRAM FOR CREATIVE LEADERSHIP

4 DAYS, 2010

ONGC, MUMBAI, INDIA

ONGC

IWCF –LEVEL-4

1 WEEK, 2011

WELL CONTROL SCHOOL, IDT, ONGC, DEHRA DUN, INDIA

SCHLUM-PETRONAS-JV

BOSET

3 DAYS, 2013

SEQU OFFSHORE SAFETY SDN. BDH., MALAYSIA

TOTAL

HSE- Module – 7

1 day, 2014

TOTAL E&P, CONGO.

TOTAL

IWCF-LEVEL-4

1 WEEK, 2014

WELL CONTROL SCHOOL, IDT, ONGC, DEHRA DUN, INDIA



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