P&A Club Manager
Ben’s Oil & Gas career started at Schlumberger in 2007, working as a field M/LWD Engineer based in Aberdeen while working in various locations worldwide. 14 years later and Ben is now P&A Club Manager at Well-Safe Solutions. Managing a team of Well Abandonment Engineers on decommissioning projects across the North Sea with project delivery responsibility to customers including Repsol Sinopec UK for the Fulmar AD abandonment and DNO for the Ketch and Schooner field abandonment campaigns.
Ben joined Well-Safe from ITF Energy where he led a work scope, delivering new Well Abandonment technology and commencing work on facilities decommissioning technology as their technology manager. He has significant drilling experience, having previously worked with Exceed, and more notably developing his skills and experience at ADTI with various positions including Drilling Engineer, Night Drilling Supervisor, Onshore Drilling Engineer/Logistics in the Netherlands, Trainee DSV and Well Site Drilling Engineer (WSDE).
Ben holds a 2:1 Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Loughborough University and continues to develop his knowledge in the field by working towards his MSc in Petroleum Engineering at Heriot-Watt University.