Christian AVERT

Christian Avert is a senior expert with more than 25 years of experience (SECOMAT Ingénierie Industrielle) in Oil & Gas (Upstream, natural gas transportation and storages facilities) through the projects and business development, with a complete knowledge of key market players (TOTAL and affiliates, GRTgaz, ENGIE, TEREGA / TIGF)) and associated ‘Good Engineering Practices’. Christian asked for to join us to be in touch with high skills engineers and managers to share know-how and information. Available to realized timeshare assistance or training (Home office – Pau, France / Front office) in project management (contract administration manual, project execution plan, …), business development (support for key accounts agreements, market studies, partnerships), engineering coordination, tendering of technical and commercial proposals (engineering, procurement services, consortium) or issuing specific technical deliverables.
Languages: English (professional) – French (Native) – Spanish (beginner)

E-mail   : christian.avert@orange.fr

Christian BADAROUX

Mechanical Engineering degree from Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Mécanique et d’Aéronautique de Poitiers (72), Master in Technological Resources and Quality, EIA Marseille-Lumini. Quality Assurance Management Marseille EIA (97).He worked for 28 years for various companies : BEICIP, TRAVOCEAN, COFLEXIP, TECHNIP, Bouygues Offshore , STOLT Offshore. He is now consultant in Pipelines and Engineering of Offshore equipment 

E-mail   : badaroux@netcourrier.com


Graduated from Ecole Supérieure d’Arts et Industrie de Strasbourg (Mechanics 66). He has34 years experience in a wide technical range of the gas industry (gas production, gas transmission, field operations, maintenance and engineering). He worked for 34 years with GAZ de FRANCE in the Production – Transmission Division, managing various gas projects in France, Algeria, Iran, Israel and Iraq. Since 1995 he has been managing with delegation of owner – manager several gas projects of pipelines, compressor stations, underground storage, liquefaction plants and terminals.

E-mail   : fgaussent@yahoo.fr


Gilbert de Montricher, graduate from the Ecole Polytechnique (65) and PhD from Rice University, worked for TransCanada pipelines in Canada and SFDM in France. From his control of all aspects of pipeline modelling, he now consults on pipeline software (SCADA, pipeline control, leak detection) and pipeline pre-project (generating an engineering design, financially optimum, from a mere definition of the transport project). His clients include IOC (Total, Hess Oil ), French Oil companies (Maurel & Prom), pipeline service companies (Technipipe) and the European Commission.

E-mail   : g.montricher@gmail.com

Philippe PINON

Born in 1953, studies in Rouen University, Sciences Section. Computer analyst at Control Data Institute.Production Project management and Quality Certification ISO 9000 at Centre d’Etudes Supérieures Industrielles. He has a long and worldwide experience as Project Coordinator, QA/QC Manager for oil and engineering companies, in wells, pipelines and refineries projects . He has practical experience of API material (wells and pipelines onshore and offshore) and instrumentation, vessels, exchangers, pigs facilities, mechanics.

E-mail   : pppro23@gmail.com


Graduated from University of West Britanny (MS and DEA, Physics of Oceans). He has gained 32 years experience with SOFREGAZ in engineering of land and sub sea Oil and Gas transmission pipelines including attached facilities ( pumping compressors, pressure regulating and metering stations, SCADA, above ground and under ground storages ). He held various positions in France and abroad from project engineer, construction supervisor, project and construction manager to head of the transmission pipeline department. He left SOFREGAZ in 2005 and is now independent Consultant in Oil and Gas pipeline engineering including risk analysis and integrity management.

E-mail   : talarmin.jacques@wanadoo.fr