Maurizio Arnone is the MPD/UBD Engineering Manager for the US Region at Weatherford International Ltd. He has over 10 years’ of MPD/UBD experience working for Weatherford in several regions. Arnone started his drilling engineering career in 1997 working for PDVSA. Arnone earnt his Bachelor and Master degrees in Mechanical Engineering.
Harshad Patil is a Sr. MPD engineer working for Weatherford International Ltd. Harshad started his oilfield career in 2004 after completing his Masters in Petroleum Engineering from LSU and has since worked for several companies including Hess Corporation as a Drilling Engineer, Schlumberger, Smith International and Weatherford. Harshad started his MPD specific career with @Balance, in 2010 as rig-site MPD supervisor/engineer and lead many MPD jobs in GOM and internationally.