Ronnie, based in our Houston Office, acting as Senior Consultant and Principal Engineer of Margetis Offshore Consulting, Energy - Oil & Gas Division.
Ronnie has over thirty five (35) years of experience in the Oil and Gas field, majority of them acting as an independent Engineering Consultant, specializing in Regulatory and Quality Assurance topics, having gained a thorough understanding of all the aspects of offshore and onshore facilities, including marine-MODU equipment design and their respective specifications/regulations. He is very well versed in the U.S. governmental regulations (USCG and BSEE) as well as ABS Class Rules, having participated in projects from the Basic Engineering - Front End Engineering Design (FEED) phase through procurement, installation, commissioning and thereafter mechanical completion and delivery.
Throughout his carrier, Ronnie undertook various high profile projects, including the BP Thunder Horse Casualty (major casualty sustained in 2006), the BP Mad Dog project, the Noble Energy Subsea Gunflint and Big Bend projects, the Cameron Highway Oil pipeline System, the Garden Banks 72 facility casualty (from Hurricane IKE) and the BHP Bilton Shenzi Floating Production Facility project. For the majority of these projects, Ronnie undertook Quality Assurance roles and conformation of Compliance.
Throughout his carrier, Ronnie has had vast experience in project management and systems engineering for Production Facilities, FPSOs, Semi-submersible vessels, Spars, TLPs, Fixed Platforms and MODUs.
Based in our Houston Office, Ronnie will undertaking Firm’s projects relevant to the upstream Energy sector, on a worldwide basis.
Ronnie, a national Board Member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), is graduate of Indiana Technical College, having numerous Certifications on Quality Assurance.