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Woodside Work
New Contract Through Reservoir Dogs,  the latest contract has been for Woodside Petroleum, both based in Perth. The operations Geologists are people I have worked with before, which makes the job that much more intense, you do not want to let old friends do...
New Contract Through Reservoir Dogs,  the latest contract has been for Woodside Petroleum, both based in Perth. The operations Geologists are people I have worked with before, which makes the job that much more intense, you ...
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Nov 2014
Nov 2014 Lost my father-in-law, a stalwart supporter for the family here for the last fourteen years. Ken [KD] was a country boy through and through, born in the Mallee, with a stint in The Big Smoke around WW2 then back up north with his mum and older sist...
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Drama in town
Drama in town The twins were in a school play the last week, a few days off school and having fun with their peers in a play written out by the English teacher- not much older than my boys! Their Year Nine reports al la NAPLAN came today, they are above the...
Drama in town The twins were in a school play the last week, a few days off school and having fun with their peers in a play written out by the English teacher- not much older than my boys! Their Year Nine reports...
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The start of the 2015 vintage in the Portable Vineyard
The start of the 2015 vintage in the Portable Vineyard Ah there we go- budding time Spring budding! Looks like budding started mid August this year- Pinot was opening in the third week of August, below. Hmm. The potted Shiraz, a few, started budding by firs...
The start of the 2015 vintage in the Portable Vineyard Ah there we go- budding time Spring budding! Looks like budding started mid August this year- Pinot was opening in the third week of August, below. Hmm. The potted ...
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Ready For Offshore Work Now
Ready For Offshore Work Now This week, completed another medical in order to get a certificate to get offshore work, IE a Huet! Helicopter Underwater Escape Traing aka BOISET which includes  Safety Induction  Helicopter Safety & Escape (Including EBS) Sea S...
Ready For Offshore Work Now This week, completed another medical in order to get a certificate to get offshore work, IE a Huet! Helicopter Underwater Escape Traing aka BOISET which includes  Safety Induction  Helicopt...
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Update winter 2014
Update winter 2014 So few entries this year and not that there has been a lack of topics- Oh NO. But really, time is lacking, and sitting and thinking and remembering and noting it as I go, is time consuming! The kids have not seen too much of me- because I...
Update winter 2014 So few entries this year and not that there has been a lack of topics- Oh NO. But really, time is lacking, and sitting and thinking and remembering and noting it as I go, is time consuming! The kids ha...
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Wind
Wind Now I know what the wind in a vineyard is really for. Along with dryness associated with the wind. Currently, mildews have gotten into the wines, I seem to have missed sprying in time to get rid of it. I am about to wreck the portable vineyard because ...
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Dec 2014
dec 2014 currently cold weird feeling end of left foot nil bidy twinges last MRI, no new developments since last year all good and new medcine as capsules[/] rather than injections. sounds real good
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No one wanted it, wow.
No one wanted it, wow. This was a pressie from kRudd the other year or two. made after #2Son left a front tooth in the garden in a BMX accident... The Quarter Pipe of the Year. Filled the small trailer! Now been disappeared for the rubbish tip/dump/recyclin...
No one wanted it, wow. This was a pressie from kRudd the other year or two. made after #2Son left a front tooth in the garden in a BMX accident... The Quarter Pipe of the Year. Filled the small trailer! Now been disappear...
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August '14 and the vines are budding
August '14 and the vines are budding Hmm, the vines in the backyard are budding, as of the 11th  of August. interesting
August '14 and the vines are budding Hmm, the vines in the backyard are budding, as of the 11th  of August. interesting
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Statoil Campaign Southern Georgina Basin 2014
Statoil Campaign Southern Georgina Basin 2014 Tony Ford Geo Con PL Contract with Stat nearly finished Well Well Well Well Well Yes, five wells in the Georgina as a basic Wellsite Geo done for the moment, final invoices awaiting. The campaign, as it was call...
Statoil Campaign Southern Georgina Basin 2014 Tony Ford Geo Con PL Contract with Stat nearly finished Well Well Well Well Well Yes, five wells in the Georgina as a basic Wellsite Geo done for the moment, final invoices a...
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this date, mid June-2014
this date, mid June- have had slight numbness over a coin size area of pointer knuckle right hand for a few months extreme tiredness One day- weird. Weakness in right leg one day- sort of collapsed mid step walking down stairway to ground? interesting, once...
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Consultant Wellsite Geologist
Skills
Advising- reporting on encountered geology and progress of the wellbore
Employment
  • Consultant
    Wellsite Geologist, 2012 - present
    - Daily contact with Operations Geologist to discuss drilling progress and geology. - Compiling daily geological reports, lithological logging - Interpreting lithological facies through cuttings, core logging, MWD data, and Pason data. - Follow sampling proceedures, including, geotechnical, coal quality, palynology, gas composition and isotope sampling when required as per drilling programmes. - analysis and interpretation. - monitoring MWD, LWD and wireline contractors and operations - quality control and analysis on MWD, LWD and wireline data. - Wireline geophysical data manipulation. - Well Completion reporting.
  • Gearhart Geodata, Haliburton MWD
    Engineer, 1983 - 1999
    acquisition of and quality control and analysis on mudlogging, MWD, LWD and wireline data.
  • Schlumberger Anadrill
    2000 - 2002
    acquisition of and quality control and analysis on MWD, LWD data.
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Australia
Previously
Australia - Scotland
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Stay at home dad of 4 for ten years or so, now back in the oilpatch "part time" as Wellsite Geologist
Education
  • BCAE
    Applied Geology, 1979 - 1982
    Bendigo College of Advanced Education- favourite was geomorphology, good marks in Mineralogy, chemistry- organic/inorganic/phisical. physics, calculus, geostatistics, basic mineralogy and legal studiesand more, with faculty pass in the black magic of geofizzyology [took real use to understand that one],
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