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Engineer Drilling

Sugar Land, Texas, United States
March 13, 2018

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Richmond, Tx 77407

Tel: 1-281-***-****



To drive a motivated team in designing, evaluating and optimally executing engineering projects.

Professional Experiences and Expertise

Drilling Services Rotary Steerable system. PowerDrive and Exceed.

Drilling Services Directional Drilling Deep water (Conductor Jetting).

Drilling Services Directional Drilling Casing While Drilling

Drilling Services Directional Drilling Extended Reach

Drilling Services Directional Drilling Multi-lateral.

Drilling Services Directional Drilling Deviated well.

Drilling Performance Evaluation.

Design and Well Planning.

Well Engineering / Application Software. (Drilling Office)

Well Planning and Design: proximity analysis, anti-collision and risk management, survey management, ellipse of uncertainty limitations of challenging multi-well deep water projects and platforms.

Pioneered the first Real-time Rotary Steerable drilling for Maurel & Prom Onshore drilling in Gabon, West Africa.

Completed major anti-collision wells for Total & Hess in Gulf of Guinea.

Directional Drilling Coordinator for a team of 15 MWDs and 7 Directional Drillers for Hess Operation managing 2 Deep water drilling operations.

Drilling optimization advisory


(March 2017) - Current Baker Hughes - United Arab Emirate (offshore/Onshore)


2017 – (January 2018) DRILLIANT LTD - Port Harcourt, Nigeria


2009 - (October 2015) Schlumberger - Equatorial Guinea, Congo, Chad & Gabon (CWA), Middle East (offshore/Onshore)

Some of the executed DD projects include:

Lead DD supervisor on Vantage Tungsten Explorer Rig, Drill Ship Gabon.

Client: Perenco Oil & Gas. (Aug 2014 – Oct 2014) Deep offshore

Well: Spuntik-1

Lead DD supervisor on Vantage Titanium Explorer Rig, Drill Ship Gabon.

Client: OPHIR Energy. (Feb, 2014 – July, 2014) Deep offshore

Well: Padduck Deep & Okala-1 (Slant Well and Vertical)

Lead DD supervisor on Triumph T110 Semi Sub, Congo.

Client: Perenco (Aug, 2013 – Dec, 2013)

Well: LAF TB & LAF TC (Extended Reach)

Lead DD supervisor on Setty, Jack up, Rig, Gabon.

Client: TOTAL (2013, 2014 & 2015)

Well: AGMN (Horizontal Wells, Multi-lateral)

Lead DD supervisor on KOC, Land Rig, Kuwait

Client: Kuwait Oil Company. (June, 2013)

Well: Minagesh MN-0204 (Horizontal Well & Geo-steering)

Lead DD supervisor on Ensign 51, Land Rig, Gabon.

Client: Shell Gabon. (2012)

Well: IVINGA-S1, IV-S1(4802), IV48, GAMBA 59 (Horizontal Wells Multi-lateral)

Lead DD supervisor on Constellation I &2, Jack up Rig, Gabon.

Client: TOTAL (Aug, 2010 – Dec, 2012)

Well: TCNE 3 & 4; TRM 021.T1, 030, 033; (Horizontal & Slant wells)

AGM 43 & 006; GIM-9 T1& T2 (Horizontal Wells, Multi-lateral)

Lead DD supervisor on Atwood Beacon, Semi Sub, Equatorial Guinea

Client: ExxonMobil and Hess Equatorial Guinea. (2009 & 2010)

Well: Okume OB-11, 12 & 13 (Horizontal Wells, Batch drilling)


2004-2009 Schlumberger ANADRILL USA Land (Texas, North Darkota, Montana, Oklahoma, Colorado, Louisiana, New Mexico, Casper-Wyoming etc) & International

Some of the executed DD projects include:

Client: Maurell & Prom, Gabon.

Well: OMKO-104D (Horizontal Well)

Client: ExxonMobil, Colorado, USA

Well: PCU 297-15A6, 297-2A8, 297-2A 296-17A7 (Horizontal Well)

Client: Plains Exploration USA

Well: Rio Farms GU #2A, Hector Lopez 2, Rio Farm ‘B’ GU #1 (Horizontal Well)

Client: Paloma, Texas USA

Well: Ika Ramirez 1, Providencia Ranch A-1 (Horizontal Well)

Client: Shell E&P USA

Well: Commander 1H, Schutts # 2H (Horizontal Well)

Client: Cheasepeake Operating Inc USA

Well: Alexander A-4 (Horizontal Well)

Client: Anadarko Petroleum Corp. USA

Well: Weyerhaeuser 10-2Alt 10, Abe Jones A-2 (Horizontal Well)

Client: El Paso USA

Well: Ruebush #1 (Horizontal Well)

Client: Orion Drilling USA

Well: Rio Bravo #1 (Horizontal Well)

Client: Zenergy, USA

Well: Otto 1-13H, Powell 1-25H, Snuffy Stirnweiss 1-33H, Ripken 1-7H (Horizontal Well)

Client: Sanchez Oil & Gas Texas, USA

Well: Peter A-1712 #5 (Horizontal Well)

Client: Sparta USA, Well: David Chappa #1


2002–2004 Schlumberger ANADRILL International Commuter

Evaluation Services

Geosteering and Vision Services

Measurement while Drilling

Logging While Drilling

Formation Logging Services (FLS)

Logging While Drilling Interpretation Support

Lead LWD & MWD Engineer in the Exploration, Development and Appraisal wells for Chevron, Shell, Addax, Totalfinaelf, etc.

Successfully maintained “Zero NPT” on all LWD/MWD jobs.

Was among the pilot team to introduce SADN (Stabilized Azimuthal Density Neutron) and Rotary Steerable system for Clients in Nigeria and Gulf of Guinea.

Pioneered the deployment of Real-time Imaging job in Nigeria for Addax Petroleum Development Company in Nigeria, a worldwide first Petroleum Development company in Nigeria.

Assist Drilling, Planning & Execution teams with Well Planning & BHA design including conventional rotary, directional and rotary steerable assemblies, bit selection, drill string design, specialized tool selection.

Analyze drilling mechanics, formation, and image logs for wellbore stability to avoid stuck pipe and Lost in hole incidents

Monitor and analyze log response and drilling trends for pore pressure predictions.

Drilling mechanics, formation, caliper, and image log analysis.

Team-lead for preparation and review of client deliverables – Surveys, Logs, End of well reports & data for quality and accuracy


2000–2002 Schlumberger ANADRILL NGR

Logging While Drilling ARC General and Other

Logging While Drilling CDR General and Other

Logging While Drilling ADN General and Other

Logging While Drilling Vision Services General and Other

Logging While Drilling Surface Systems General and Other

Logging While Drilling ISONIC General and Other

Logging While Drilling Interpretation Support General and Other

Logging While Drilling LWD General and Other

Logging While Drilling Vision Services Deepwater

Logging While Drilling Interpretation Support Deepwater

Logging While Drilling LWD Deepwater

Logging While Drilling RAB General and Other


1999–2000 Schlumberger ANADRILL NGR

Services and Repair of LWD & MWD tools including Azimuthal Density Neutron, Compensated Dual Resistivity, Array Resistivity Compensated, Compensated Density Neutron and Measurement While Drilling Tools.

Eleme Petrochemicals LTD (A subsidiary of NNPC – Intern) NGR


Maintenance and installation of high pressure rotary equipment including Pumps and Compressors

Maintenance and installation of flanges, pipes, fitting, etc

Maintenance of mechanical devices for the polyethylene Plant.


University of Nigeria 1994-1999 NGR

Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering

Schlumberger Training Center 2002 Pau, France

Oilfield Services Courses

Oilfield Safety Courses

Schlumberger Training Center SLC 2002 Texas, USA

Drilling Services Engineering Courses

Advanced log Interpretation Courses

United Kingdom Training Center UTC 2003 & 2006 UK

Directional Drilling Courses

Well Planning, Design and Drilling Engineering Courses

PowerDrive Training 2006 Oklahoma, USA

Schlumberger Training Center SLC 2008 Texas, USA


Schlumberger Training Center SLC 2010 Texas, USA

DeepWater & Advanced Drilling Training

Schlumberger Training Center SLC 2012 Texas, USA

RSS Xceed & Archer Training

Numerous industries recognized safety trainings



Location Manager

Schlumberger Gabon

Phone: 24104113379



Vice President

Schlumberger USA

Phone: 713-***-****



Operation Manager

Drilliant Oil and Gas

Phone: +2348090490701


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