Contact Information

  • Lorenzo Izarra

Description

I have more than 15 years of experience in the energy sector providing solutions and technology for large Oil/gas companies.

I drove collaboration and integration between companies and R&D teams.

I helped optimize best practices and conduct skills transfer workshops to customers, including mentoring, tutoring of geoscience software applications.

I also worked defining exploratory opportunities and development of reservoirs in conventional and unconventional plays.

I have excellent interpersonal and analytical skills. Bilingual in English and Spanish.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
• Collaboration and integration between partners to deliver comprehensive solutions for large Oil/Gas companies.
• Optimized best practices and conduct skills transfer workshops with customers, including mentoring, tutoring and training of technologies.
• Geophysical support to well operations: planning, risk assessment and horizontal drilling in unconventional plays.
• Prospect evaluation of oil and gas reservoirs by 2D and 3D seismic interpretation.
• Structural geology of extensional and compressional regimes.
• Velocity modeling.
• Seismic attribute analysis.

TECHNICAL SKILLS
• Landmark: DesicionSpace (DSG), DTE, Powerview, Geoprobe, Syntool, SeisWorks.
• Paradigm: SeisEarth (3D canvas, Section, VoxelGeo).
• ESRI: ArcGIS.
• IHS-Kingdom: 2D/3D Pack.
• Petrosys.
• Geoteric.
• Schlumberger: Petrel

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Location

Greater Houston

Experience

Halliburton | Landmark - Houston, TX 2017 – 2020
Technical Advisor for Software QA – Geoscience workflow specialist
Ensured optimal quality of DecisionSpace Geosciences (DSG) software releases, used by top Oil & Gas companies worldwide.

ConocoPhillips Company - Houston, TX 2012 – 2016
Senior Geophysicist – Eagle Ford Development
Accountable for providing geophysical support to horizontal drilling operations and structural seismic interpretation in Eagle Ford Play.

ConocoPhillips Company - Houston, TX 2011 – 2011
Geoscience Intern – Eagle Ford Development
Performed structural seismic interpretation of potential development areas.

Petróleos de Venezuela S.A. E&P - Puerto La Cruz, Venezuela 2003 – 2009
Seismic Interpreter - Exploration Management
Responsible for the structural seismic interpretation and definition of exploratory oil and gas prospects.

Skills

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
• Collaboration and integration between partners to deliver comprehensive solutions for large Oil/Gas companies.
• Optimized best practices and conduct skills transfer workshops with customers, including mentoring, tutoring and training of technologies.
• Geophysical support to well operations: planning, risk assessment, geosteering and horizontal drilling in unconventional plays
• Prospect evaluation of oil and gas reservoirs by 2D and 3D seismic interpretation.

TECHNICAL SKILLS
• Halliburton/Landmark: DecisionSpace (DSG), DTE, Powerview, Geoprobe, Syntool, SeisWorks.
• Paradigm: SeisEarth (3D canvas, Section, VoxelGeo).
• ESRI: ArcGIS.
• IHS-Kingdom: 2D/3D Pack.
• Petrosys.
• Schlumberger: Petrel.
• Geoteric.

Education

Masters in Geophysics
University of Houston. Houston - TX, USA.

Graduate Diploma of Petroleum Studies in Petroleum Geosciences
Institut Français du Pétrole (IFP). Paris, France.

Geophysical Engineer (Bachelor’s degree)
Universidad Central de Venezuela (UCV). Caracas, Venezuela.