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Project Engineer

Oklahoma, United States
March 09, 2018

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Permanent Address: K59 Ewet Housing Estate Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria. Forwarding Address: 2616 Redvine Road, Edmond Oklahoma USA. Phone: (+1)405*******. E-Mail: Driving License: Provisional UK Licence


A highly skilled Petroleum Engineer with background in Geophysics. Dedicated, motivated and result oriented professional with the ability to adapt to any multidiscipline and multicultural environment. Excellent learning, communication and team work skills.


•Simulating Reservoir performance and fluid characterization using numerical software models such as ECLIPSE, PROSPER, PIPESIM, SNAP ECOSCOPE, MODFLOW, FEFLOW and Arc GIS etc.

•Analyzing and interpretation of well test data, wireline logs and seismic data.

•Experienced in artificial lift design and optimization especially on jet pump, Gas lift.

•Sound knowledge of oil and gas recovery techniques.

•Good understanding of well drilling, completion operations, workovers and equipments.

•Project management and writing technical report.

•Incident investigation/ SHE auditing.

•Excellent knowledge of production engineering.

•Fatigue and fracture Mechanics calculations with Failure Mode Effects, Critical and Analysis FMECA.

•Ability to performed Sequence Stratigraphic Correlation of sand packages across all wells

•Perform Seismic to well ties to determine the reservoir of interest

•Interpretation of Faults visible in my area of interest and performed fault Qc

•Horizon interpretation and generation of time structure maps (isochrone)

•Environment of deposition (EOD), Integrating Well log motif, seismic attributes, to define EOD

•Assessment of the reservoirs to determine the STOIIP and EUR

•Ability to conduct daily and monthly HSE meetings/ Trainings and schedule as needed

•Develop Job Hazard Analysis (JHA)

•Excellent time management skills; and ability to manage work program to meet milestones. SOFTWARE SKILLS


[Nov 2016 – Till Date] Mepet Resource. Health Safety and Environment (HSE) Manager

•Handled competency Based Safety Trainings for employees

•Performance based standards and ensuring all employees observed best- practice work culture.

•Trained and mentored new hires for oil servicing companies.

•Developed and scheduled training courses on safety policies and environment compliance for employee periodically.

•Enforce compliance on regulatory requirements, and performed facility HSE inspection

•Establishing HSE presence on all project sites

•Managed, implement and updated HSE programs, policies and procedures.

•Perform wastewater discharge sampling

•Managed hazardous waste storage, ensuring regulatory agency compliance.

•Meeting stringent HSE requirements by demonstrating a focused and continued commitment to environmental policy application.

•Maintaining close work relationship with stake holders, community, IOC and various levels of government where needed.

[Jan 2015 – Sept 2016] ExxonMobil Operations Technical Geoscientist (OTG GIP) Duties, Skills and Responsibilities

Project: Exploring the Opportunities for Infill well in Target Deepwater Reservoir

•Well log interpretation and correlation across wells penetrating target reservoir

• Map seismic horizons, facies and faults

•Evaluation of depth conversions options and uncertainties.

•Extraction and QC of data bases for well and seismic data

•Synthetic generation and Seismic to well ties for accurate identification of target reservoir interval on seismic

•Seismic structural and stratigraphic interpretation of target reservoir

•Converting surfaces in time to depth using polynomial function and velocity model

•Integrated EOD analysis.

•4D analysis on producing reservoir to determine sweep efficiency of injectors and bypassed zones

•Deliver research presentation to various management team, seminars and various audience.

•Collating, analyzing and interpretation qualitative and quantitative research data

[Sept. 2013 – Dec. 2014] Anpak Engineering Services Geoscientist Duties, Skills and Responsibilities

Project: AKS Ground Water Exploration

•Application of Geophysical techniques in ground water exploration.

•Working closely with team members involved in Dip and Image processing using Ecoscope, MODFLOW, FEFLOW and Arc GIS etc.

• Seismic Acquisition, Interpretation and data processing

• Presentation of Technical reports, weekly safety briefings and seminars

• Environmental Impact assessments using geological software

• Seismic facies analysis.

•Regional mapping with view to carbon storage project

[Oct 2010 – Dec 2011] Grand Dynamic Petroleum Limited Reservoir Engineer Duties, Skills and Responsibilities

Project: USAN Deepwater Development Project

•Collaborate with Geologist, petroleum, development and operation teams to optimize development scenario from facilities, production and economics.

•Perform risk analysis and uncertainties evaluation processes

•Drilling, completion and data collection activities

•Decline curve analysis, material balance, welltest analysis, well performance and PVT.

•Estimation of reserves and production profiles using software program like MBAL, GEOX

•Involvements in Process Safety Management (PSM), Quantitative Risk Assessments (QRAS), Hazard and Operability studies (HAZOPS).

•Reservoir Characterization.

[Jul 2008 – Dec 2009] Exxon Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited Internship Duties, Skills and Responsibilities

•Plan, develop, implement and review a wide range of activities designed to reduce SHE risk and improve organizational performance

• Engage with a wide range of fire service and non-fire service bodies to actively promote the concept of improved SHE performance.

• Plan, develop, implement and review a wide range of activities designed to reduce SHE risk and improve organizational performance

•Gained knowledge of internal and external HSE Audits related to HSE trainings pertinent to emergency evacuation drills, accident analysis and near misses on sites.

•Analysis of kinetics, oil generation and potential, maturity of source rock

•Collection and sorting of rock samples

•Determination of chemical compositions using Gas Chromatograph

• Collection and analysing of water and waste water samples. TRAINING AND CERTIFICATIONS

•Basic Drilling Technology and Equipment Certificate (UK)

•NEBOSH International Oil and Gas Safety Certificate, UK

•Hydraulic Fracturing Certificate (Water World Group, UK)

•Geophysical Interpretation and system geophysics training certificate EDUCATION

[Jan 2012-Jul 2013] MSc PETROLEUM & GAS ENGINEERING; University of Salford, Manchester; UK

[Graduated with Merit]

Modules Offered:

• Exploration• Core Analysis• Structural Geology• Prospect Evaluation• Fundamentals of Natural Gas• Production Systems and Designs• Gas Flow & Network Analysis• Petroleum Economics & Project Management• Drilling• Production and Reservoir Engineering

• Field trips to Scotland, visit to Aberdeen drilling school, Franks International rig sites, Petrophysical logging company and core laboratory where I gained practical knowledge in petrophysical interpretation, drilling activities and understood the role of geologists on the rig.


Effect of hydraulic Jet performance on production optimization; simulation approach using PROSPER & SNAP. Knowledge applicable to companies such as Chevron, Shell, Mobil, Schlumberger, Agip etc.

[2006- 2010] B.Sc. (Hons) GEOPHYSICS; Benson Idahosa University (EDO STATE NIGERIA) (2:1) UNDERGRADUATE DISSERTATION:

Investigation of hydrocarbon in a reservoir in Niger Delta (Bonga Field) RESEARCH PROJECT UNDERTAKEN:

•Determination of the relative density of given sample of natural gas and butane using simmance specific gravity bell.

•Calibration of a bourdon type pressure gauge.

•Designed the optimum tubing ID size in order to extend life of the reservoir and optimized oil production

•Investigation & determination of calorific value of given sample of natural gas using Boys Non Recording Calorimeter.


Sports: I enjoy playing scramble as it provides an avenue to improve my team work abilities. Travel: I enjoy opportunities to travel within Nigeria and abroad. PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP

•Society of Petroleum Engineers - Member

•Institute of Gas Engineers and Managers (IGEM), UK – Member REFERENCE

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