DON BUFF - DRILLING, COMPLETION & PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR
William Adams High School, 1970
Texas A&I University, Kingsville, Texas, 1970-1972
Victoria College, 1989-1990
|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
Frac and cement equipment operator
University of Houston-Victoria Well Control Schoo - H2S Certified