Nina Gil Atencio

Project Manager

Dos Cuadras Offshore Resources (DCOR)

Location:
United Arab Emirates - Dubai
Education:
Bachelor's degree, Petroleum Engineering
Experience:
18 years, 5 months

Work Experience

Total Years of Experience:  13 Years, 5 Months   

May 2023 To Date

Project Manager

at Dos Cuadras Offshore Resources (DCOR)
Location: Santa Barbara, California, USA
• Project Manager at Dos Cuadras Offshore Resources (DCOR), overseeing operations in offshore drilling projects in Santa Barbara, California.
• Leading a team to ensure efficient and safe drilling operations, following industry standards and adhering to regulatory requirements.
• Managing project timelines, budgets, and resources to achieve project objectives and deliver high-quality results.
• Collaborating with cross-functional teams, including engineering, procurement, and health and safety, to optimize project execution and mitigate risks.
• Building and nurturing strong relationships with clients and stakeholders, ensuring their satisfaction and addressing any concerns or issues.
• Implementing cost-effective strategies and process improvements, enhancing operational efficiency, and driving profitability.
• Responsible for the setup and maintenance of offshore drilling facilities, ensuring compliance with safety protocols and operational excellence.
• Successfully delivered multiple projects on time and within budget, meeting or exceeding client expectations.
November 2017 To April 2023

Project Manager

at Chevron Oil Rig Louisiana
Location: Louisiana, USA
• Project Manager responsible for overseeing all operations at the Chevron Oil Rig in Louisiana.
• Leading a team to ensure efficient and safe drilling operations, adhering to industry standards and regulations.
• Managing project timelines, budgets, and resources to achieve project goals and deliverables.
• Collaborating with cross-functional teams, including engineering, procurement, and health and safety, to optimize project execution and mitigate risks.
• Building and maintaining strong relationships with clients and stakeholders, ensuring their needs are met and addressing any concerns or issues.
• Successfully implemented cost-saving measures and process improvements, resulting in increased operational efficiency and profitability.
• Responsible for overseeing the setup and maintenance of the operations base in Louisiana, ensuring it meets the rig's operational requirements.
July 2016 To November 2017

Engineer In Charge

at Ziebel
Location : Oman - Muscat
• Engineer In Charge - managing all Ziebel operations in Oman
& UAE.
• Ziebel technology comprises of a semi stiff spoolable carbon
rod that is pushed into live wellbores for well logging
applications where distributed temperature (DTS) & Distributed
Acoustics (DAS) is measured in real time along the entire rod.
• Managing all operations in the Middle East.
• Business development and sales, handling the needs of
existing clients and developing relationships with new clients.
• Successfully added a new client to our client list in Oman.
• In charge of setting up a new operations base in Muscat.
August 2011 To July 2016

Senior Field Engineer

at Expro
Location : United Arab Emirates - Dubai
Expro MENA (Algeria, Tunisia, Egypt, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Oman,
UAE, Iraq, Angola, Ghana)
• Senior Field Engineer Running downhole video cameras to
diagnose subsurface problems in
hydrocarbon wells.
• Worked in all environments ranging from land operations on rigs
and rigless sites, to working
offshore on all types of platforms including rig less platforms,
production platforms, jackup rigs and
semi submersibles.
• Experienced with all deployment methods; slickline, electric
wireline and coil tubing.
• Running all specialised downhole equipment including Kinley
calipers, Kinley Power Tools, Sondex
calipers, and memory PLT.
• Writing well programs and procedures for logging operations.
• Business Development of cased hole services for MENA region.
• Grown business from $800k, to $1.6m business in 4 years.
• Working on tenders, commercial proposals and pricing
• Managing logistics of equipment and personnel.
• Extensive experience with major international operators all over
the MiddleEast & Africa. Some of
these include: Sonatrach, BP Algeria, Sonarco, BG Tunisia,
Saudi Aramco, PDO Oman, Oxy Oman,
BP Amoco Sharjah, Shell Qatar, Rasgas, Qatar Gas, QP, QPD,
Lukoil Iraq, Esso Angola, Tullow Oil
Ghana, ADNOC group Abu Dhabi, DP Dubai
August 2007 To August 2011

Wireline Cased Hole Field Specialist

at Schlumberger Oilfield Services - UAE
Location : United Arab Emirates - Abu Dhabi
2007-2011 Schlumberger Oilfield Services - UAE, Oman
• Wireline Cased Hole Field Specialist. Responsibilities included cased hole logging operations and
controlling quality of the service during all phases of the operation to ensure that products of the
highest quality are delivered to the client.
• Writing well programs and procedures for logging operations.
• Responsible for the training and development of personnel assigned to cell and for the maintenance
status of assigned equipment.
• LPT Team member in 2007
• Actively lead and support the training of new engineers
• Ensuring that the preparation and despatching of equipment iscomplete.
• Specialised in coiled tubing logging of highly deviated and horizontal wells
• Performed production logging and perforation jobs with newest technology
• In charge of field testing several wireline tools in Abu-Dhabi and deploying them in the oilfield for
the first time worldwide.
January 2006 To January 2007

Technical manager

at Hippocrates Medical Enterprises
Location : Sudan - Khartoum
2006-2007 Hippocrates Medical Enterprises - Sudan
• Technical manager responsible for handling all computer related
projects and various hardware issues
• Evaluated and handled software and hardware issues
January 2005 To January 2006

Creative director

at Al-Faisal Establishment
Location : Oman - Muscat
2005-2006 Al-Faisal Establishment - Oman
• Creative director in charge of designing and developing various
advertisements to promote ongoing events
• Developed online marketing scheme for Elle

Education

November 2005

Bachelor's degree, Petroleum Engineering/ Project Management

at University of Florida
Location : United States - Florida
2001-2005 Bachelors Of Engineering (BEng) Petroleum Engineering

Specialties & Skills

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

DOWNHOLE CAMERA

FIELD ENGINEER

LOGGING

Strong Technical Background

Troubleshooting skills

Mobile

Communication Skills

Languages

Arabic

Expert

English

Expert

Training and Certifications

IWCF ( Certificate )

Issued in: June 2013 Valid Until: - June 2015