MR. RAFAEL GAY-DE-MONTELLA is a Chemist and Chemical Engineer with 30+ years of experience. He is skilled in process engineering consulting, design in plant operations, teaching and training of professionals and operators, and has been active in the development of new technologies. His experience, although focused in water, includes the Oil and Gas, Pulp and Paper, Food and Beverage, and fine chemicals industries and environmental knowledge and experience in Steam Activated Gravity Drainage (SAGD) and Cyclic Steam Stimulation (CSS) extraction of Heavy Oil produced water recovery process design. Rafael is knowledgeable in simulating corrosion conditions and HC-steam mix injection in wells. He is an expert in water treatment and water conditioning both for industrial and for municipal applications. Recently, Rafael has been involved in water treatment of fracking waters and is proficient in using OLI, ROSA, and other CA modeling tools as well as extensive experience in MEE, and MVC evaporators. He has also worked with several high to low pressure steam boilers and has designed steam systems for complete mills and refineries.