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DON BUFF - DRILLING, COMPLETION & PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR

EDUCATION

William Adams High School, 1970
Texas A&I University, Kingsville, Texas, 1970-1972
Victoria College, 1989-1990

EXPERIENCE

2012 - present Trio Consulting & Management, LLC
2004 - 2011 BRUINGTON ENGINEERING, L.C. / LTD. - Drilling, Completions, and Workover

Consultant. Onsite supervision of rigs, electric line, coil tubing, slick line, flowback, and testing operations. Responsible for all aspects of the drilling and completions process including personnel safety, wellbore quality, and cost control. Also specializes in frac work. Primary area of expertise and focus is on south central Texas deep gas wells. Possess over 31 years of wellsite supervisory experience.
1999 - 2004 E.O.G. RESOURCES - Completions and Workover Consultant

Worked on wells in south Texas. Onsite supervision of rig, electric line, coil tubing, and snubbing operations. Performed chrome tubing completions with 15K stainless surface equipment. Performed re-entry and sidetrack drilling operations.
1992 - 1999 TOMMY T. TUCKER, P.E. - Drilling, Completions, and Workover Consultant

Worked on wells in south Texas, inland waters, offshore waters, and in Louisiana. Well planning and site preparation. Supervision of rig, electric line, coil tubing, slick line, frac and flowback, testing and hook up operations.
1989 - 1992 DON BALLARD, P.E. - Drilling, Completions, and Workover Consultant

Worked on horizontal chalk wells in south Texas Drilling.
1986 - 1989 MELVIN KLOTZMANN, P.E. - Drilling and Completions Consultant

Onsite supervision of rigs, electric line, slick line, and testing operations in south Texas and Louisiana Drilling.
1977 - 1986 BAGNALL & BARBER, P.E. - Drilling, Completions, and Workover Consultant

Onsite supervision of rigs, electric line, coil tubing, slickline, frac, and flow back, testing operations in south Texas, east Texas, and in Louisiana.
1975 - 1977 PARSONS & KING FISHING AND RENTAL TOOLS - Fishing Tool Operator

Worked on cased hole and open hole operations in south Texas.
1973 - 1975 HALLIBURTON -

Frac and cement equipment operator

INDUSTRY TRAINING

University of Houston-Victoria Well Control Schoo - H2S Certified