Well construction company, DeltaTek Global, has announced the key appointment of Chris Johnstone as operations supervisor.
Johnstone brings a wealth of engineering and drilling experience to the team and will be focussing on managing wellsite operations offshore and helping to design and develop new technologies.
He will also be responsible for implementing an equipment maintenance system and subsequent procedures.
Prior to his appointment, Johnstone was a wellsite drilling engineer and performance coach at EnQuest. This followed an extensive engineering career which he began as an operations engineer at Stork and progressed to become a drilling engineer with LR Senergy and AGR Petroleum Ltd.
Tristam Horn, chief executive and founder of DeltaTek said: “We are delighted to welcome Chris to the DeltaTek team and to have such an experienced engineer on board. Chris will play a key role at Deltatek and his appointment is a significant milestone for the company, reflective of rate at which it is growing.
Johnstone said: “DeltaTek has positioned itself as a truly innovative and forward-thinking company, with its unique technologies proving to successfully address challenges facing the drilling sector. It is an exciting time for the business and I’m thrilled to be part of the DeltaTek journey as the company continues to grow and develop new technologies.”