Ihenacho - Tetra Technologies Inc. (2008 – DATE) - Dammam Saudi Arabia

Michael Ihenacho

Dammam Saudi Arabia

Services

Tetra Technologies Inc. (2008 – DATE)

Summary:

• Operating of wellbore cleanup tools
• Bottom Hole Assembly (BHA) designs & job planning
• Filtration job designs, execution, supervision & post job evaluation
• Following the filtration & fluids program, modifying it as & if required, ensuring efficient personnel performance & finding appropriate solutions for any problems during operation, providing regular reports, interacting with any other services on the rig for more productive & efficient & desirable outcome.
• Coordinating daily operations & maintenance of all completion services equipment which includes & not limited to QHSE data.
• Technical repair of hydraulic & pneumatic operations of filter press.
• Supervision of filtration personnel and equipment.
• Filtration of assorted brines & fluids using filter press & cartridge pod system, use of centrifugal, shear, electric & diaphragm pumps for pumping jobs.
• Operation of power handling systems with filter media such as diatomaceous earth & perlite.
• Filtration quality testing & fluid analysis using equipment such as spectrophotometer, Malvern analyzer, hand crank & turbidity meters.
• Operation of oily water equipment during well test operations.
• formulation & mixing of assorted brine types & kill fluids
• Organizes the expedition of all completions services & personnel to various client locations (offshore, onshore, etc.)
• sales & marketing of completions service products to client
• job reports & safety analysis
• HSE supervision & reporting

Work History

Filtration/Wellbore clean up Engineer

Tetra Technologies Inc

Responsibilities:
• Operating of wellbore cleanup tools
• Bottom Hole Assembly (BHA) designs & job planning
• Filtration job designs, execution, supervision & post job evaluation
• Following the filtration & fluids program, modifying it as & if required, ensuring efficient personnel performance & finding appropriate solutions for any problems during operation, providing regular reports, interacting with any other services on the rig for more productive & efficient & desirable outcome.
• Coordinating daily operations & maintenance of all completion services equipment which includes & not limited to QHSE data.
• Technical repair of hydraulic & pneumatic operations of filter press.
• Supervision of filtration personnel and equipment.
• Filtration of assorted brines & fluids using filter press & cartridge pod system, use of centrifugal, shear, electric & diaphragm pumps for pumping jobs.
• Operation of power handling systems with filter media such as diatomaceous earth & perlite.
• Filtration quality testing & fluid analysis using equipment such as spectrophotometer, Malvern analyzer, hand crank & turbidity meters.
• Operation of oily water equipment during well test operations.
• formulation & mixing of assorted brine types & kill fluids
• Organizes the expedition of all completions services & personnel to various client locations (offshore, onshore, etc.)
• sales & marketing of completions service products to client
• job reports & safety analysis
• HSE supervision & reporting

During this period, I worked on the following rigs:
Saudi Arabia (Aramco Locations): Ensco -76, Ensco-96, RSY-55, RHB-57, RBK-56, NBR-660, NBR-655, NBR-656, NBR-657, ADC-38, NRL-337, NSM-339, HI-2, PN-7, RBP-50, RM-74, WCL-38, AR-37, CR-36 (All offshore oil wildcat & gas development/producing)
Saudi Arabia (Aramco Locations) PD-157, PD-173, PD-800, NBR-115, NBR-607, NBR-622, NBR-866, NBR-218, ADC-15, ADC-28, ADC-31, ADC-32, ADC-35, ADC-36, Dalma-1, Dalma-2, Dalma-7, Dalma-11, Dalma-14,...

Filtration Engineer

MI-Swaco Nig.Ltd

Responsibilities:

• Filtration job designs, execution, supervision & post job evaluation
• Following the filtration & fluids program, modifying it as & if required, ensuring efficient personnel performance & finding appropriate solutions for any problems during operation, providing regular reports, interacting with any other services on the rig for more productive & efficient & desirable outcome.
• Coordinating daily operations & maintenance of all completion services equipment which includes & not limited to QHSE data.
• Technical repair of hydraulic & pneumatic operations of filter press.
• Supervision of filtration personnel and equipment.
• Filtration of assorted brines & fluids using filter press & cartridge pod system, use of centrifugal, shear, electric & diaphragm pumps for pumping jobs.
• Operation of power handling systems with filter media such as diatomaceous earth & perlite.
• Filtration quality testing & fluid analysis using equipment such as spectrophotometer, Malvern analyzer, hand crank & turbidity meters.
• Operation of oily water equipment during well test operations.

• Organizes the expedition of all completions services & personnel to various client locations (offshore, onshore, etc.)
• sales & marketing of completions service products to client
• job reports & safety analysis
• HSE supervision & reporting


During this period, I worked on the following rigs in Nigeria:
ExxonMobil Field: Noble Percy Johns, Noble ED Noble, Noble Tommy Craighead, Global Adriatic 8, semi-submersible Noble Homer Ferrington (Deep offshore), Semi-submersible SSA Scarabeo-7(Deep offshore)

HSE Assistant

Drillochem Services Nig. Ltd

Responsibility:
General HSE co-ordination
• Coordinating of weekly/monthly safety meeting
• Job hazard analysis
• Supervision of personnel and equipment
• Administration of first aid
• Obtaining of signed PTW to ensure that safety is in place before the days operations commence.
• Keeping adequate records of the days operations
• Ensures that equipment is in good working order to avoid accident.
• Orientation of new personnel/visitors

Mud chemist /Liquid Mud & Brine plant operator

Onne Base

Dept.: Mud Lab/Plant

Responsibilities:
• Building of different mud types and brine for clients (Agip, ExxonMobil, addax, Texaco, Elf & Shell) for offshore and onshore drilling activities.
• Running of complete mud checks/ analysis such as rheological properties, determining of the plastic viscosity (PV), yield point(YP), retort analysis, high temperature - high pressure test(HPHT), chloride and sand content etc.
• General reconditioning of mud to a specific gravity or weight.
• Loading and bulking of mud, brine, barite & bentonite unto vessels, receiving of back loads from vessels, co - ordination of other chemicals within the plant and general logistics.

Brine / Liquid Mud Plant Operator

Baker Hughes Drilling Fluids Nig. Ltd

Dept.: Mud /Brine Plant
Responsibilities:
• Building of different mud types and brine for clients (Agip, ExxonMobil, addax, Texaco, Elf & Shell) for offshore and onshore drilling activities.
• Loading and bulking of mud, brine, barite & bentonite unto vessels, receiving of back loads from vessels, co - ordination of other chemicals within the plant and general logistics.

Noble Roy Butler, Noble Lloyd Noble, Global Santa-Fe Key Bermuda, Parker

Chevron Field

Total Field: HI-9, Seadrill-3, Seadrill-7, Global Santa Fe Baltic-1, Drill ship Jack Ryan, Drill ship Deep sea Discovery, Drill ship Transocean Sedco Energy.
Shell Field: Deutag T-26, Deutag T-29
Agip Field: Pride Bintang Kalimantan

Qualifications & Certifications

Higher National Diploma in Industrial Chemistry

Institute of Management & Technology Enugu, Nigeria

Industrial chemistry

Institute of Management and Technology

RESEARCH PROGRAMME

Community School Ekwereazu Ogwa

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