MWD Forum Committee
 

Chairman - Blaine Comeaux, Oil & Gas Technology Consulting

Blaine is a 30+ year oilfield veteran with Sperry Drilling, a part of Halliburton. His career included roles in Operations, Technical Support, Strategic Planning, Sales, Marketing, and Product Launch. He performed technology portfolio analysis, acquisition analysis, corporate strategy planning, and market research in cutting edge technologies. His technical expertise is primarily in directional drilling, rotary steerables, drilling dynamics, and M/LWD. He has been involved in geosteering, horizontal drilling, extended reach drilling, coiled tubing drilling, and MPD / underbalanced drilling. He led the launch of the Geo-Pilot Rotary Steerable into the Gulf of Mexico and later became the Geo-Pilot Global Product Champion. Blaine is currently with Qittitut Consulting, LLC, helping clients increase revenues and margins through new product launches, M&A opportunity analysis, and strategy development. He has a B.S. in Petroleum Engineering from LSU.

 

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George Steinberger, Austral Integrated Services

George is the US Sales Manager for Austral Integrated Services, a directional drilling and MWD services provider in the U.S., as well as a large area of South America. He has more than 30 years of experience in MWD, directional drilling and mud motors, both domestically and internationally.  

 

Alan Tannehill, Inpetro Energy

Alan is the US Sales Manager for Inpetro Energy, the manufacturer of the EVO1 unified telemetry MWD tool. He has more than 35 years of experience in MWD, directional drilling and mud motors, both domestically and internationally. He is also an award-winning SPE author.