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Expert in Oil and Gas Exploration, Production, Construction and Operation, Alternative Energy

Expert ID: 727240 France

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Expert is the president of Employer, a consulting firm in the oil and gas industry. Expert has more than 25 years of varied experience in the oil and gas industry, primarily in exploration, drilling, production and construction.

Further, his experience includes construction and operation of crude oil and liquefied gas tankers, FPSOs, various types of offshore production platforms, onshore petrochemical and LNG plants. Expert's area of expertise also includes project management, multi-discipline engineering, design, construction, testing, and commissioning of offshore platforms, sub sea and onshore pipelines and production systems. Expert also has experience in offshore installation of platforms, subsea structures and pipelines in the North Sea, West Africa, Brazil, and the Mediterranean.

127 consultations in the field of oil & gas since 2004 through Gerson Lehrman Group. The consultations included telephone consultations, meetings, written reports, etc. Approximately 10 consultations in the field of oil & gas since 2008 through De Matteo Monness. The topics (proposed by Expert) included:

1) Brazil, sub-salt development
2) FLNG market (floating LNG market)
3) Decommissioning of offshore facilities


Year Degree Subject Institution
Year: 1974 Degree: MSc Subject: Electrical and Maritime Engineering Institution: Technical University (Polytechnic) of Gdansk

Work History

Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2004 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: President Department:
President and independent consultant
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 1995 to 2004 Employer: INTEC Engineering Title: Project Manager Department: Subsea
Project engineer and project manager on various technical studies and projects for domestic and international clients. Seconded to clients (oil companies) on two large (multi billion dollar) EPCI projects.
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 1994 to 1995 Employer: Deep Ocean Consultants Title: Project Manager Department:
Working as independent consultant for Brown & Root in London.
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 1992 to 1994 Employer: Deep Ocean Consultants Title: Operations Manager Department: Offshore Construction
Working for Stolt Offshore as an independent consultant. Firstly as a project engineer, later as an operations manager.
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 1991 to 1992 Employer: Deep Ocean Consultants Title: Project Engineer Department:
Working for Kvaerner Eureka as an independent consultant.

International Experience

Years Country / Region Summary
Years: 1981 to 1994 Country / Region: Norway Summary: Expert has been working for a variety of offshore related companies including:

3) JP Kenny

During his stay in Norway Expert has started his consulting company, Employer.
Years: 1994 to 1995 Country / Region: United Kingdom Summary: Expert was working for Brown & Root on a consultancy basis through his company Employer.
Years: 1995 to 2004 Country / Region: Houston, USA Summary: Expert has been working for Intec Engineering, a leading subsea & pipelines engineering firm. Expert worked in a capacity of project engineer, and later a project manager on various domestic and international projects. Expert has been seconded to clients (oil companies) to assist them in development of major international turnkey (EPCI) projects.
Years: 1998 to 2000 Country / Region: Equatorial Guinea Summary: Expert has been working as a secondee of Mobil Exploration & Production on an FPSO project in Equatorial Guinea.
Years: 2000 to 2009 Country / Region: Egypt, Brazil Summary: From 2000 to 2009 ExpertWeckiewicz has been working on two international projects;

1)Scarab Saffron in Egypt (British gas)
2)Frade in Brazil (Chevron)

Career Accomplishments

Associations / Societies
1) Member of Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)

2) Member of Norwegian Society of Chartered Engineers (NIF)
Licenses / Certifications
1)Norwegian Chartered Engineer

2) Chartered European Engineer (FEANI)
Professional Appointments
Has served on board of API (American Petroleum Institute) committee for Flexible Pipe
Publications and Patents Summary
He has 2 publications at international oil & gas related conferences

Additional Experience

Training / Seminars
1) Subsea Systems courses
2) Subsea Pipeline courses
3) Offshore Intervention Vessel Presentation
Vendor Selection
I've performed several vendor qualifications & selections through formal bidding processes including pre-qual questionnaire, formal bid evaluation, bid evaluation & contract clarifications, finally contract award. The companies included:

1) FPSO suppliers: SBM, MODEC, BWO, Bluewater, Sevan, Fred Olsen, Saipem, Akersolutions
2) Subsea hardware suppliers: FMC, Cameron, Akersolutions, Vetco
3) Offshore installation contractors: Acergy, Technip, S7, Allseas, J Ray McDermott, Global Industries
3) Flexible pipe manufacturers: Technip, Wellstream, NKT
Marketing Experience
I Have been consulting investment community through Gerson Lehrman Group since 2004, and through De Matteo Monness since 2008.

I have very good knowledge of Norwegian oil & gas business through my work in Norway, and through personal contacts.
Other Relevant Experience
I'm fluent in Norwegian language, can read & understand Russian, German, and French. I have a basic knowledge of Italian and Spanish.

Language Skills

Language Proficiency
Polish Expert is fluent in Polish langage (his mother tongue)
Norwegian Expert is fluent in Norwegian language.
French Expert has a basic command of French language.
Italian Expert has a basic command of Italian language.

Fields of Expertise

crude oil consumption, crude oil market analysis, crude oil recovery, crude oil supply, fixed offshore structure, floating offshore structure, gas pipeline, gas pipeline leak detection, gravity-based structure, liquefied petroleum gas, multibuoy mooring system, multiphase flow pipeline, natural gas pipeline, offshore flowline, offshore gas equipment, offshore oil drilling rig, offshore oil equipment, offshore pipeline, oil drill, oil exploration, oil market forecasting, oil well drilling, petroleum drilling well engineering, petroleum pipeline, petroleum production, pipeline corrosion, pipeline environmental impact, pipeline fracture, pipeline inspection, pipeline leak testing, pipeline pig, pipeline testing, semisubmersible oil drilling rig, single-buoy mooring system, subsea control system, subsea electrical connector, subsea tree, tree (petroleum production), two-phase pipeline, underwater pipeline, water pipeline corrosion, hydraulic engineering, domestic crude oil valuation, world crude oil prices, North Slope oil, Alaska petroleum industry, California petroleum industry, petroleum industry, valve performance testing, emergency shutdown system, downhole corrosion, subsea umbilical, subsea production system, subsea manifold, deviation drilling, CO2 flooding, oil drill bit, jackup rig, hydraulic fitting, valve cavitation, valve seat, access control system, American Petroleum Institute, stainless steel pipe, stainless steel pipeline, underwater mining, pipeline coating material, hydraulic pressure, hydraulic oil, dewaxing, downhole drill, valve leakage, marine riser, hydraulic leakage, diving, underground petroleum storage tank, pipeline pig, valve insertion, corrosion, petroleum storage, hydraulic test equipment, valve actuator, petroleum production engineering, hydraulic circuit, mechanical system, industrial pipeline, equipment, water hammer, underwater corrosion, pipe, pipe flow, petroleum engineering, petroleum, offshore structure, leak detection, globe valve, gate valve, gas valve, electrical connector, crude oil, control valve, control system, butterfly valve, ball valve

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