Pickard is a Well Stimulation Specialist (acidizing, fracturing & proppant) - in oilfield and related services for 40 years,
managed operations in many locations throughout the world, had permanent residence in 11 countries and conducted
operations in over 40 countries. He has authored and co-authored several SPE and other technical society papers, and
prepared & given frequent lectures and written procedures manuals in oilfield operations. He is proficient in several
operational programs (FracPRO, CemCADE, StimPRO etc.) & has a strong ability to communicate with all nationalities.
Antonio is a Petroleum Engineer with over 30 years experience in the Oil & Gas Industry. He has worked extensively
with Dowell Schlumberger, Partex, ADCO and Dragon Oil in different positions in several countries in the Far East,
South America, Europe, Australia, Middle East, North Africa, Caspian Basin and many more.
In the past three decades, he was involved and completed a diverse range of projects including Cementing,
Stimulation, Sand Control, Reservoir Monitoring, Production Optimization, Well Integrity and more.
He specializes in Well Integrity and also teaches Cementing, and Stimulation courses for companies worldwide.
He holds a Masters Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Lisbon (IST), Portugal
and holds Course Certificates in most of the Petroleum Engineering Disciplines.
He has been based in the UAE since April 2002.
Website: http://www.fracPT.com (Tell your colleagues about us too !)