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Petroleum engineer

Raymond Michael Sulak, American petroleum engineer. Achievements include enhancements to the Ekofisk Waterflood in the Norwegian sector of the North Sea; some 430 MMBOE in reserves were added during the period 1988-1990 by expanding and optimizing the waterflood that was originally installed in 1987.

Background

Sulak, Raymond Michael was born on October 5, 1948 in Waco, Texas, United States. Son of Charlie James and Angeline Mary (Snokhous) Sulak.

Education

Bachelor of Science Aerospace Engineering, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1970.

Career

Field engineer/area engineer, Texaco, Inc., Pecos, 1970-1973;field engineer/assistant district engineer, Texaco Petroleum Company, Lago Agrio, Ecuador, 1973-1976;reservoir engineer, Texaco, Inc., Liberty, Texas, 1976-1977;petroleum engineer, General American Oil, Dallas, 1977-1979;regional engineer, General American Oil, Dallas, 1979-1983;staff director, reservoir engineering, Phillips Petroleum Company, Bartlesville, Oklahoma, 1983-1985;reservoir engineering manager, Phillips Petroleum Company, Stavanger, Norway, 1985-1991;Permian Basin Region Manager, Phillips Petroleum Company, Odessa, Texas, 1991-1993;Ekofisk II technical manager, Phillips Petroleum Company, Bartlesville, 1993-1995;senior principal engineer, Phillips Petroleum Company, Bartlesville, since 1995.

Achievements

  • Achievements include enhancements to the Ekofisk Waterflood in the Norwegian sector of the North Sea. Some 430 MMBOE in reserves were added during the period 1988-1990 by expanding and optimizing the waterflood that was originally installed in 1987.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

School Board Stavanger American School, 1988-1990. Various offices Boy Scouts, Stavanger, Midland, Texas, 1988-1993. Advisory board Salvation Army, Odessa, Texas, 1992-1993.

Member Society Petroleum Engineers (European Forum chairman 1989, Europec 90 Program Committee 1990, technical committee member 1992, Lester C. Uren award committee 1993-1995), Phi Eta Sigma, Sigma Gamma Tau, Tau Beta Pi, Phi Kappa Phi.

Connections

Married Heidi Ann Huber, December 16, 1978 (divorced September 1992). Children: Raymond Michael, Junior, Christopher Matthew.

father:
Charlie James Sulak

mother:
Angeline Mary (Snokhous) Sulak

spouse:
Heidi Ann Huber

children:
Raymond Michael Sulak

Junior Sulak

Christopher Matthew Sulak