|Drilling Practices - DP|
|Offshore Drilling Operations - ODO|
Discipline: Well Construction/Drilling
Duration: 3 days
Instructor(s): James Bobo, Aaron Klein, Marc Summers
|Offshore Drilling Operations is designed to familiarize personnel with unique aspects of offshore operations, structures, and vessels.|
Agendas are typically customized to address topics relevant to operator technical support and operations supervision personnel, drilling contractor rig crew and technical support personnel, and service company and logistics support personnel.
You Will Learn:
MR. JAMES E. BOBO retired from ConocoPhillips as a Principle Drilling Engineer. Mr. Bobo has served in various management and project leadership roles in drilling, production, gas processing, and gas gathering and information systems throughout the basins in the lower 48 states. In addition, he has served in key facilitator roles for well control operations in Papua New Guinea, Nova Scotia and high-pressure/high-temperature operations throughout the lower 48 states. Bobo is actively involved in society-level efforts related to continuing education, licensure, and professional development, along with the technical advisory boards for several universities. He earned his BS degree in petroleum engineering from the University of Tulsa.
MR. AARON L. KLEIN is based in Houston, Texas, and is the Vice President Operations of PetrEX International, Inc. His training credentials with PetrEX include Leadership and Performance Skills Workshops, RigSMARTS Rig Crew Competency Training, Well Planning and Design, Train Wreck Avoidance, and more. Before joining PetrEX International, Inc. in 2005, he worked as a Drilling Foreman and Drilling Engineer for several major operators. Mr. Klein holds a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from South Dakota School of Mines and Technology.
MR. MARCUS A. (MARC) SUMMERS has over 30 years of oilfield experience and over 15 years of hands on training experience. He founded and ran PetrEX International, Inc., and is currently Discipline Manager of Well Construction/Drilling and a Sr. Instructor with PetroSkills. In 1980, he began working as a drilling engineer for Amoco for fifteen years in various locations around the world. His background includes operations, technical support, and drilling research functions. Since 1986 he has written a number of papers presented at SPE/IADC conferences and several articles published in Petroleum Engineer International, American Oil and Gas Reporter, etc. He received a BS in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Oklahoma and is a Registered Professional Engineer in Oklahoma.
In-House Course Presentations
All courses are available for in-house presentation to individual organizations. In-house courses may be structured the same as the public versions or tailored to meet your requirements. Special courses on virtually any petroleum-related subject can be arranged specifically for in-house presentation. For further information, contact our In-House Training Coordinator at one of the numbers listed below.
Telephone 1- 832 426 1234
Facsimile 1- 832 426 1244
Public Course Presentations
How to contact PetroSkills:
1-800-821-5933 toll-free in North America or
Address P.O. Box 35448, Tulsa, Oklahoma 74153-0448, U.S.A