Robert C. Garwood
*** *. **** **. *** Braunfels, Tx. 78130
·17 years of experience
·Current Rig Manager for Patterson-UTI 2.5 years
·Rig manager for H&P for 4 years
·Performed drilling operations for H & P and Patterson Drilling
·Experience supervising drilling & directional drilling
·Experience with turnkey & footage wells
·Current & valid United States passport
Drilling methods: directional, horizontal & vertical
Drilling /Mud Systems: OBM, WBM & Air
Draco Slingshot, Cabot, Bethlehem Jack up, XK walking rigs and H & P Flex 2,3,4 & 5’s Omron systems, Visis systems, power rigs and diesel electric
·Geographic Locations: Domestic & International ( Bahrain, Argentina) State side areas include- Eagle-Ford, Cotton Valley, Barnett, West Texas, Oklahoma & Hainesville
Computer Skills: MS Office, Word, Excel, Outlook, along with various industry reporting and service programs.
Tool Pusher - Patterson-UTI March 2017- Current
Supervise and coordinated duties of workers engaged in drilling gas and oil wells in areas consisting of one or more well sites: Oversee workers erecting, dismantling, and moving drilling rigs. Manage drilling crews in setting up and operating power units, draw works and other drilling equipment. Plan delivery of drilling tools, fuel, water, and other supplies for use at drill sites. Order drilling bits to be used, according to type of formation anticipated. Direct workers in mixing drilling mud and circulating mud in wellbore and in use of special drilling mud to prevent blowouts
Rig Manager – H & P Drilling February 2012– January 2016
Flex 2,3 & 4 generation – Rig’s
Monitored the well condition at all times (i.e. depth, mud weight, weight on bit. Maintained a clean, tidy and hazard free condition on the rig and location. Operated all equipment at the Driller's console in a safe manner. Supervised and directed operations in the picking up or laying down of tubular and all drilling related equipment. Recognize and respond to downhole conditions. Performed drilling related operations such as directional drilling, running and cementing casing strings, working stuck pipe, coring, fishing, assisting in wireline logging, well testing, and other special operations. Maintained accurate record of tubular and tool dimensions (i.e. internal and external diameter, fish neck, and serial numbers). Ensured the solid control equipment and mud mixing operations are being monitored continuously. Informed Toolpusher and Client Representative if a deviation from planned operation occurs. Kept accurate records of fluid displacement when tubulars are run in/pulled out of hole. Filled out the IADC daily drilling report at the end of each tour. Held pre-job meeting with the drilling crew for all non-routine drilling operations. Secured the well during an emergency or well control situation – fill out kill sheet, assist in the well killing operations. Supervised the lubrication and maintenance of all drilling and associated equipment and ensure it is carried out in accordance to the Preventive Maintenance System. Maintained equipment files, drilling logs and records - perform all technical calculations required to carry out drilling operations.
Driller – Helmerich & Payne April 2006 – May 2012
Cabot 1500 Diesel Electric Rig / Flex 2,3 & 4’s
Joystick National Technology/Brake Handle
Flex 3 third generation –
Supervise and coordinated duties of workers engaged in drilling gas and oil wells in areas consisting of one or more well sites: Oversee workers erecting, dismantling, and moving drilling rigs. Manage drilling crews in setting up and operating power units, draw works and other drilling equipment. Plan delivery of drilling tools, fuel, water, and other supplies for use at drill sites. Order drilling bits to be used, according to type of formation anticipated. Direct workers in mixing drilling mud and circulating mud in wellbore and in use of special drilling mud to prevent blowouts from gas pressure.
Derricks – H & P Drilling August 2004 – February 2006. Draco Slingshot 2000 Diesel Electric Rig
Maintain mud properties, maintenance on mud pumps and other equipment, assisting in crew management and coordination of daily tasks.
Floors/ Motors – H & P Drilling July 2003 – August 2004
Cabot, Cantilever, Flex 3 & 4’s
Work floors, mechanical maintenance, make connections, assist derrick hand.
Floors – Patterson Drilling February 2002 – July 2003
Draco Slingshot 1500 Diesel Electric Rig
Work floors, maintain motors/mechanical maintenance, make connections, and assist derrick hand.
United States Marines (Cpl). February 1988 - February 1993
Military Police - enforced all UCMJ laws & regulations
United States Marines Reserves.(Sgt) May 93- sept 96
Additional Qualifications: Top drive training, ST80 training, Pipe Wrangler – Catwalk training.
Current Well Control Certification (9-20-2019)
Team Building and Leadership
Current First Aid
Current Visis & Omron
Under Balance drilling School (Patterson)
Jerry Bronstad (Consultant) email@example.com Ph# 817-***-****
Kenneth Hibbitts (Consultant) firstname.lastname@example.org Ph# 254-***-****
Heath Massey (H&P Drilling Super) email@example.com Ph# 432-***-****
Wes Thornhill (Rig Manager) firstname.lastname@example.org Ph#903-***-****