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S. RAMSEY is a registered professional engineer with over 25 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 represents 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
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.
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.