Forage – Complétion

René FLAO

Born in 1946, he has a wide experience in oil industry services, operations & maintenance, projects coordination and supervision, training management. Most of his career was spent overseas in the Middle East, Africa and South America, he has worked 11 years with FLOPETROL SCHLUMBERGER. He then joined GEOSERVICES for 12 years, and SCHLUMBERGER WL&T in 1995, acquiring a multidisciplinary experience in production services (Early production Facilities), projects engineering, construction and training. Freelance consultant since 2001, highly motivated to continue his career accepting expatriation. Languages are English, Spanish, and French.

E-mail   : reneflao@free.fr

Jean-Pierre FROIDEVAUX

Born in 1954, graduated from Institut Universitaire de Technologie (Génie Mécanique – Besançon – 1975). He has 24 years of experience in field drilling operations as Drilling Supervisor, Senior Drilling Supervisor and Drilling Superintendent. First working for 15 years with TOTAL CFP then as Consultant with several international oil companies (TOTAL, BHP, ELF, WASCANA, ALEPCO, FINA, QATARGAS, PETRONAS). He has a broad experience in exploration and development wells : vertical, deviated, and horizontal, on onshore and offshore installations (jack up, swamp barge, fixed platform, semi-submersible). Also active in personnel training for SONATRACH and as Project Manager for HALLIBURTON INTEGRATED SERVICES in Algeria.

E-mail   : froidevaux.jeanpierre@orange.fr

Henri VENNIN

Born in 1936, graduated engineer from Ecole Bréguet Paris (60) and ENSPM (67), he worked for 26 years as a design, and field application engineer in diamond bits and drilling tools. He created and managed the diamond bit company CRYSTAL PROFOR. As a Consultant he also created (using his own patents) a manufacturing unit called EMF for developing PDC steel body bits. He acquired a broad knowledge in drilling technologies. Since 1994 he has worked as an international expert for the European Commission in the frame of THERMIE Programme  auditing projects and organising workshops in Belarus and China.

E-mail   : henrivennin@sfr.fr