I am a well-rounded Production Technologist with 12 years of diverse experience working with Shell Assets,Technology Centers and Joint Venture E&P unit units in Brunei, Gabon, Russia, Rijswijk, Italy, and India. Presently working as a new well delivery production technologist with Brunei Shell Petroleum for the last 5 years.
My experience covers WRFM optimization, Integrated Production System Modelling & Optimization, Completion, Intervention, Workover and Well Integrity. I have consistent high performance for last 10 years. I am self-driven, result-oriented and a Subject Matter Expert for Well integrity.Assessed meeting all technical and leadership proficiencies required for Senior Production Technologist.
BSP PT Functional Production Technologist (2016-2021)
Shell P& T (Bangalore) Italy (Carbonate) WRFM PT/Activity Lead: Valdagri field (2015)
BSP East asset Integration team WRFM PT (Aug 2013-2014)
Production Technologist for Egypt LTRO Project NEAJG Field (Jan-July 2013)
Shell P&T (Bangalore) Production Technologist for Maharaja Lela (Gas condensate) (Feb-Sep)12
Shell Gabon Field Production Technologist (Sep –Dec) 2012
Shell P&T (Rijswijk) HCM PT for Global Hydrocarbon Team (Jan11-Feb12)
Salym Petroleum Development (Russia) Field Production Engineer (PT-H) (Feb –Dec)10
Awards and Certifications
•BSP fit for future 2020 award for 5 new wells delivery of highly depleted and challenging drilling and completion
•Siberian Award for building the IPSM models (500+wells), calibration and generation of the 90 Day forecast using Prosper well models and surface network models –work during the well site assignment in Salym (Russia) 2010
•Shell EVP Finance & BSPMD award (Q3-2018) for PM optimisation by reducing waste(70% WO) and 250Kb/y deferment.
•BSP Line in sand award (Q1-2018) for identifying the BSP well integrity challenges and resolving it by new technology trails wellhead seal repair and secure CW (3) wells production deferments of 4000 BOEPD.
• Special recognition award (SRA) for
Trouble shooting and kick off the CW-38ST1 with 800m3/d oil production in June 2019
Organised and manage the BSP Well Integrity LOD-3 Audit in 2016
Effective Well by well review and technology trial (asphaltene, ESP and inflow optimisation) with ENI in 2015
Additional ESP run life improvement project Egypt in 2013
Field development plan work of ML South (red flagship project) signed by Peter Voser in 2012
•Integrated production system modelling: (Olga transient simulation gas well performance), IPSM nodal analysis to model inflow, outflow, scheduling and facility constrains, improving IPSM system efficient by open server programming.
•Inflow enhancement: Design and executed frac using STIMPLAN, acid stimulation and perforation (SPOT)
•Well Design: Tubing size and material selection, load/stress analysis in WellCAT/API, conceptual completion (producer/injector), Sand Control Method Selection, Artificial lift design
•Well delivery and interventions: completion installation (smart gas/oil wells completions, gravel packing, ESP-completions, water injector, gas lift completion, frack and pack completion) & workovers activities (re-completion, perforations), interventions (flowing gradient survey, frac/OBM flow back design and execution, PLT, SBT, Acid bull heading, CTU N2 lifting, gas Deliquification, sand clean out, annulus integrity test and perforations).
•WRFM activities: Operating Envelopes, ORIP, Well reviews, AFPRs, PSO, Well optimisation, Debottle necking
•Artificial Lift: ESP design, diagnosis, analysis, troubleshooting in IPM/Sub Pump & Gas Lift system in IPM/Win Glue
•Well Integrity: Corrosion review, ALRs, SIL analysis, technical review, annulus investigations, barrier management,
•Coaching: Running subject expert network, coached 3 PT graduates and (1 internship) per year in BSP both in office and field, 2-PTs in Shell Bangalore for assessed internship. Delivered several sessions on Choke training, Well Integrity training, Open server IPSM (once in every year) & PT for Other Disciplines training (twice in every year) in BSP. Peer assist and review for Well Operating Envelop, Well Modeling and Well Integrity in BSP and STCB India.
•Business Tools: -Stimplan, WellCAT, FIST,ScalChem,STIM2000,Krest,Cerbus, PI, PU, OFM, eWIMS, SPOTFIRE, Python
•Technology Deployment: BSP (VPAC, Resman, KCI,C-flex, Single trip completion), Italy (Super solvent), Egypt (ESP)
2005 – 2009 Bachelor of Mining Engineering (IIT-ISM, INDIA). Result - First class [GPA: 8.3/10, 2nd Topper]
PUBLICATIONS AND PARTICAPATIONS
SPE Publication 2014: Exception-Based Surveillance - Integrating Well Models, Real Time Production Estimates and Hydrocarbon Accounting Tool in Well Operating Envelopes to Ensure Optimal Well Production within Safe Limits