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Expert in Petroleum Engineer - Petroleum Consultant, Safety Consultant and Litigation Consultant

Expert ID: 735538 Texas, USA

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Expert R. Expert, P.E., C.S.P. is an expert who specializes in oil and gas, safety, pipelines, welding, construction, and litigation with over 35+ years of experience throughout the United States. Expert has a degree in petroleum engineering, as well as a law degree. Expert is a registered Professional Engineer in Texas and Wyoming, a Certified Safety Professional (C.S.P.) and several times trained as an OSHA 500-series instructor. He also runs his oil and gas production and drilling business. Expert is one of the few consultants and expert witnesses who is actively engaged in business and industry.

Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: Houston, Texas - Casper, Wyoming

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Year Degree Subject Institution
Year: 1972 Degree: B.S. Subject: Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering Institution: Pennsylvania State University
Year: 1979 Degree: Juris Doctor Subject: Institution: South Texas College of Law

Work History

Years Employer Title Department Responsibilities
Years: 1993 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: Principal Department: Oil and Gas Responsibilities: Operate wells and our own drilling rigs. Drilled wells in Texas, Pennsylvania, and Peru. Drilled 100+ wells in years 2006 to present.
Years: 1981 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: Principal Department: Petroleum and Safety Consulting Responsibilities: Oilfield, construction, pipelines, and safety management. Safety audits, OSHA,
operations, engineering, safety programs, design, regulations, industry standards and practice, and ergonomics/human factors/process safety.
Years: 1987 to 1989 Employer: Title: Department: Maintenance, Fabrication, and Welding Company Responsibilities: Oilfield, plant, and maritime industries providing labor and services.
Years: 1977 to 1981 Employer: Home Petroleum Corporation Title: Drilling and Production Manager Department: Responsibilities: Management, operations, construction, pipeline, and safety responsibility. Geographic area U.S. on/offshore and international. Wells 600 feet to 21,000 feet depth. Much field work for problem solutions.
Years: 1972 to 1977 Employer: Marathon Oil Company Title: Petroleum Engineer Department: Responsibilities: Various engineering responsibilities, including drilling, safety, production, reservoir, construction. Toolpusher on company-owned rigs. Drilling, construction and production onshore, offshore, and international. High angle wells, to 22,000 feet depth.

Career Accomplishments

Licenses / Certifications
Registered Professional Engineer - Texas (Since 1986), Wyoming (Since 2018)
Certified Safety Professional (Since 1990)
OSHA 500-Series Instructor Training
Member Welding and Cutting Safety Committee (Since 2002)
IADC Safety Committee – Rig Moving (2000s)
Society of Petroleum Engineers - Gulf Coast Chapter Safety Committee (1991-1993) (Charter Member)
Safety Committee, Associated Builders and Contractors (1992-1995)
Texas Workers’ Compensation Commission Extrahazardous Employer Approved Professional Source (1992-1996)
State Bar of Texas (Since 1980) (Currently voluntarily in non-participating status)
American Society of Safety Engineers (Since 1989) (Professional Member)
Certifications including as crane operator, welder, well control (Various years)
Member IADC, SPE (Since 1972) (Some safety committee service)
Publications and Patents Summary
1. ROAR - June 1991
“Environmental warning from expert to Royalty Owners”
2. Newsletters – 1992 through 2019
3. Expert R. and Claudia Expert Acemyan "Case Study of a High-Fatality Gas PIpeline Rupture (August 2000) - Factors Impacting Process Safety and Regulations", The XXVth Annual Occupational Ergonomics and Safety Conference (Atlanta 2013).

Additional Experience

Expert Witness Experience
35+ years of experience in federal, state, and international courts; mediation and arbitration; and dispute resolution. We also have extensive experience developing visual materials and models that can be used in reports and court.

Language Skills

Language Proficiency
English Proficient

Fields of Expertise

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