Brendon Billings, MSc, BSc, is a Senior
Petroleum Engineer and Well Service Consultant with over 30 years of international experience in Drilling/Reservoir/Petroleum Engineering and
Well Service Operations. He is a recognized authority in “Hands
On” Service and Drilling Operations, Well Completions (Riggless Operations), Product
Optimization, Wellhead Operations, Wellbore Interventions, High Volume Lift Project Management,
Reservoir Optimization, Well
Testing, Wire/Slickilne Equipment
and Operations, Coil Tubing, Water Flooding, Electric Submersible Pumps (ESPs), Gas
Lifts & Steam Assist Gravity Drain (SAGD) Applications,
Facility Inspection, Root Cause Failure Management and Power
Factor Management. Currently, he is the President of a large specialized engineering services
provider to the North-American Sedimentary Basin Production and
other international clients.
Moreover, he occupies a consultant position and remains to offer his
expertise in many areas of the drilling discipline and is well recognized & respected for
his process, procedural expertise, modus operandi as well as ongoing
and experience in continuing to promote technology to producers
around the world.
his long career life, Mr. Billings has worked for many international
companies and has spent several years managing
technically complex wellbore
interventions in both drilling
& servicing. He is a well regarded for his process, procedural expertise and modus operandi.
Further, he was the Projects Manager at Sherrit Petreola where
he was fully responsible for all Reservoir Development activities. He
has spent more than 2000 days total on Rig Floors for Drilling
(onshore/offshore) and Well Servicing Operations jobs. Mr.
Billings was the Senior Applications Expert for Schlumberger Canada
(REDA Services) where he was greatly involved in high
volume lift and reservoir
optimization projects including specialty endeavours like SAGD and Gas Lift. He lead special
projects for alternative
technology applications and was referred to as the ‘technical specialist’ for severe services on ESP applications and had provided in-house & client instruction for ESP application schooling.
Previously, he was the Artificial Lift Services Developer for Weatherford, a leading provider of oilfield services
equipment for drilling,
evaluation, completion, production and intervention
areas. Herein, he was tasked to introduce new ESP technology and lead a project team for ESP
facility development & design. Much earlier in his career, he has
held positions such as Operations
Supervisor, Rig Consultant, Project Manager, Regional Manager, Engineering
Representative, International Engineering Support Technician, Facility
Services Manager and Power Plant Engineer.
Mr. Billings has Master and Bachelor degrees in Petroleum Engineering
and Power Engineering. He is a licensed Professional Engineer and
a well respected member of the Society
of Petroleum Engineers (SPE). Further, he has conducted numerous industry short courses
and SPE workshops.