Texas Drilling Associates
S. RAMSEY is a registered professional engineer with
over 30 years of multi-disciplined research and drilling operations
engineering experience. He was a founding member of the Technical
Advisory Board of Cabot Specialty Fluids. He has chaired technical
sessions for the SPE, IADC, and OTC. He has served on the SPE
drilling editorial review committee, on the Drilling Technical
Advisory Group of the Gas Research Institute, and represented clients
at meetings of the DEA and the DEA-Europe. He chaired the Horizontal
and Directional Drilling subcommittee of the AADE in Houston. He was
an invited guest speaker of the Japan National Oil Corporation at
their International Symposium on Horizontal Drilling.
Mr. Ramsey was named a Charter Member of the Texas Tech Academy of Mechanical Engineers ("for outstanding contributions to the profession") and earned the "Distinguished Instructor Award" from Exxon, and field, office, and engineering personnel alike have the highest regard for his teaching & communication skills. He assisted Amoco in developing their successful Training to Reduce Unscheduled Events, and spin-off workshops now being conducted worldwide. His Value Improvement Planning (VIP) workshops have saved drilling and completion operations literally millions of dollars in costs.
He is known as an innovator and holds over 30 U.S. and international patents. Mr. Ramsey is the author of several papers, trade journal articles, and formerly the monthly Imagineering column for the industry publication The Brief. He has investigated "intelligent completion" technologies for GPRI and BP. He was selected by Schlumberger to author the drilling module of their online "Oilfield Glossary", and created Amoco's first internal website for drillers. Mr. Ramsey holds a B.S.M.E. from Texas Tech University (with High Honors), who elected him to serve on their Industrial Advisory Council.
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