I am an experienced and competent Drilling Electrician having worked on
Drillships, Semi-submersibles (including 5th Generation D.P.) Jack Ups,
Platform and Land Rigs.
1967-1976 P&O Steam Navigation Company London Sailed as Junior then Senior electrical officer on Passenger, Refrigerated cargo vessels and Oil Tankers ending on LPG & LNG Carriers.
1976-1979 SEDCO (Iran) Rig Electrician Worked on Land Rigs in Ahvaz area, also on Kharg Island And Kish Island in the Arabian Gulf.
1979-1981 SEDCO (Spain) / Terramar Drilling.Chief Rig Electrician. Worked on Semi-Submersible Drill Rig Sedco I Unit Then worked on the Afortunada for Chevron/Eniepsa In Drilling Operations and the Early Production Unit.
1981-1983 SEDCO (Dallas) Operations Division. Worked as Project Engineer in support of the construction of SEDCO 711, 712, 714 Drilling Units in the Hyundai Shipyard In Ulsan Korea
1983-1984 INTERNATIONAL DRILLING COMPANY Chief Rig Electrician Worked on Semi-Submersible Drilling Rig Chris Chenery. On various locations in North Sea.
1984-1989 NATIONAL DRILLING COMPANY ABU DHABI Chief Rig Electrician. Worked on various Jack-Up Drilling Rigs of Baker Marine, Hitachi Zosen and Marathon Le Tourneau design in Arabian Gulf. .
1990-1991 HAMPCO / GENE HAMPTON Commissioning Engineer for the OCEAN ALLIANCE 4th generation DP semi-submersible Drilling unit major enhancement project in Invergordon Scotland.
1992-2003 READING & BATES DRILLING COMPANY / TRANSOCEAN DRILLING Worked on the following rigs as Chief Electrician In the North Sea and Atlantic Ocean West of Shetland. J.W. MacLEAN Semi-Submersible JACK BATES Semi-Submersible SEDCO 714 Semi-Submersible
2003-2005 PARKER DRILLING CHINA Chief Rig Electrician. Working on Rig 30-2 CONOCO PHILLIPS XJIANG FIELD Offshore China
SCR School Rosshill/Hill Graham Maidenhead. Refrigeration & Air Conditioning JE HALL Dartford college Dynamic Positioning KONGSBERG Norway, HONEYWELL Seattle Top Drive Systems VARCO Montrose CANRIG Canada. High Voltage Systems Procedures Aberdeen College. EX Certificates EX01, EX02, EX03, EX04 Aberdeen college. Electrical Safety Rules and Principles of First Aid SHELL centre Aberdeen. Offshore Fire/Emergency Response Team Member(OPITO) Montrose. Offshore Lifeboat Coxswain (Twinfall) RGIT Montrose. Encana Risk Assessment Team Leader.Encana Aberdeen.
. I have good communications skills and a strong work ethic along with the ability to work well under pressure, combined with an industry instilled culture of safety, planning and teamwork.I also have no problems in working in different countries and cultures and fit in well with multi-national crews. Additional Information: In addition I also have a background in the building and upgrade of Drilling Units from concept thru to commissioning including equipement specification and procurement.The equipement listed below is part of my experience range.
V.F.D. systems from Siemens, Alsthom and Parker SSD drives.. Top Drive systems from Varco, Canrig & Tesco. Hi -Voltage systems from Siemens, Terasaki, Alsthom & G.E. to 33KV. Dynamic Positioning systems from Honeywell, Kongsberg & Alsthom. P.L.C.`S from Fanucci,Alan Bradley, Siemens & Texas Instruements. S.C.R. drives from Rosshill,Bauteil, G.E, , IPS, Techpower and Baylor.. Air- Conditioning & Refrigeration systems from Carrier, J.E.Hall, Carlyle, Sabroe & Linde. Cranes: Pedestal & Gantry from Liebherr, Kentz, Bucryus Erie, Kone,Seatrax,& Linkbelt. Cyberbase integrated drilling control systems Varco V-ICIS