Free Educational Software for the Oil and Gas Industry: GLtoy, teaching the basics of Gas Lift behavior, plus advanced concepts ESPtoy, teaching the basics of Electric Submersible Pump behavior PSOtoy, teaching the fundamentals of Production System Optimization GLVtoy, teaching the basics of Gas Lift Valve opening and closing Background:
experience. Held diverse technical and global leadership
Production Engineering with an emphasis on brownfield optimization and
technical development of Production Engineering staff.
expertise on 6 continents. Designated “Principal
Expert”, one of top 150 engineers in Shell’s
operations (>30,000 staff). Retired June 2010 to form
WaringWorld, Inc. Consulted 7 years to small, medium and large oil and gas companies world-wide.
Created and published PSOtoy, educational software for learning about Production System Optimization. Request PSOtoy here.
Created and published GLtoy and ESPtoy, educational software for learning about artifical lift. Request GLtoy here. Request ESPtoy here. They are free and over 1000 copies have been distributed. More information on LinkedIn, here and here.