Kolawole A. Kolade
An innovative Engineer with degrees in Petroleum Engineering & Mechanical Engineering and several years of field experience in oil and gas production, aerospace, and manufacturing. A motivated, diligent young professional with a history of executing complex projects on time and an aptitude for innovation and creative problem solving. Strong analytical skills, with proven abilities in modeling, forecasting, and monitoring for continuous process improvement.
Areas of Expertise
Well Operations & Production
Stimulation & Fracturing
Data Analysis & Documentation
Root Cause Analysis
Microsoft Office, Excel, PowerPoint, Gohfer, Kappa, Petrel, Unconventional, Cementing, Frac Pro, Spotfire, Installation, Troubleshooting, Aires, Ofm, Monitoring, SAP, Monitoring Risk, Blueprint, Mechanic Aptitude, Forklift, AutoCAD, Economic Analysis, Project Estimation, Wellachitect, and Hand Tools.
Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Engineering University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, 12/2017
Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering Obafemi Awolowo University, Nig, 05/2008
Designed 360 horizontal wells for Bakken Oil field in Williston, ND. Conducted first extensive completion optimization study of Bakken field employing sensitivity model to determine optimum stimulation design, including frac placement, fluid type, proppant, and number of stages.
Performed some pre- and post-treatment, fracture propagation modeling, reservoir simulation, production forecast, and economic analysis using GOHFER, Kappa, Petra, and WellWhiz.
SPE Event Event Volunteer Houston, Texas, 03/2019-03/2019
Helped organize the event.
Set up and tear down companies equipments.
RELATED FIELD EXPERIENCE
CUDD ENERGY SERVICES, San Antonio, Texas, 07/2018-02/2019
Frac Field Engineer/Equipment Operator IV
Perform stimulation treatments on wells. Operated and maintained pumps, blender, and sand hulk. Assist in all aspects of rig up/rig down operations. Followed Fluid in procedures and also make sure that packing up, valves/sits, are all in a good position before the final procedure. Post job design and efficient performance of the equipment. Replaced expired pump irons with up to date irons and did a pump testing.
SCHLUMBERGER, Lawrence, Kansas, 06/2017-07/2018
Production/Operations Operator (Artificial Lift)
Operated wire-line machines and multiple types of equipment and tools safely and effectively. Utilize accuracy in pulling, cutting, and trimming cable to instruction. Ensured safe and efficient operations by monitoring interface temperatures and head pressures. Responsible for planning, preparing and executing all wire-line operations on the website. Operates perforating assets, runs in the hole, shoots guns and pulls out of the hole. Assist with testing, tool preventative maintenance and calibration.
Identified and resolved operational performance issues to optimize production efficiency, analyzing data to guide future production.
Monitored alarm systems and responded to issues in a timely and effective fashion.
TOTAL E&P, Lagos, Nig, 07/2008-09/2012
Compiled data from wells test, production, completion, and logs to generate accurate reporting and forecasting. Supported engineering design and programs by analyzing horizontal well production performance. Executed directional survey, examined data to ensure compatibility with well thickness, and set up grid to identify fluid type, acid type, and proppant ratio. Monitored field operations to identify issues, analyze, planning, and formulate suggestions for improvement.
Trained in multiple techniques including hydraulic fracking and decline curve analysis, as well as the design of onshore oil and gas production, displayed in-depth knowledge of oil and gas well design principles.
Collaborated effectively with other units to ensure successful completion of projects.
BELTKIN GLOBAL SERVICES, Lagos, Nig, 06/2007-07/2007
Pipeline Engineer Internship
Laid multiple sizes of pipes for storm, sanitation sewers, drains, and water mains. Ensured proper fit and alignment using grade rods or transit levels.
AMARR ENTREMATICS, Lawrence, Kansas, 01/2016-04/2017
Set up machinery, assembly places. Prepared and maintained personal production records. Coordinate and keep the data flow between all elements of a production. Made sure that the product meets its quality assurance and scheduling goals. Compile reports pertaining to the progress of work.
UTC AEROSPACE SYSTEMS, Wichita, Kansas, 12/2012-11/2015
Aircraft Cabinet Builder
Hands-on experience as cabinet builder: manufacturing, assembling and painting aircraft cabinets. Worked from blueprints, aircraft specifications, and blueprint drawings for assembly of cabinets. Utilized a variety of tools like table saws, planers, molding cutters, routers, miter saws and various other hand tools.