Kenneth Prejean, Industry Specialist

Kenneth is a highly accomplished, seasoned drilling supervisor with over 20 years of international experience in rig operations, drilling, and oversight. He is skilled at managing staff and contractor operations, and ensuring seamless alignment with expectations and regulations. He is a strong project manager and strategist providing the structure and direction needed to achieve key milestones on time and within budget.

Kenneth is committed to realizing goals for process optimization, seeking to improve efficiency, quality, and cost control. His insightful ability to take calculated risks and address unexpected situations has deepened his experience and in-depth knowledge of safety requirements and standards.

Representative Experience

  • Drilling Consultant
  • Night Drilling Supervisor for Petroceltic International PLC where he managed the drilling operations for the company during the night shift.
  • Senior Supervisor & Day Drilling Supervisor for JVGAS BP/Statoil where he managed the drilling operation for the company.
  • Workover Superintendent, Day & Night Drilling Supervisor for Anadarko Petroleum where he managed the drilling operations for the company, supervised the well-control operations, and assisted the Day Drilling Superintendent.
  • Tool Pusher where he ordered rig supplies, supervised the Drillers, rig moves and the drilling operations of the drilling contractor.
  • Rig Manager where he managed the drilling rig and supervised the Tool Pusher.
  • Field Superintendent where he managed three drilling rigs, took morning reports, and approved the ordering of supplies as requested by the Rig Managers.
  • Operations Superintendent where he supervised the Field Superintendent and discussed Operations with the Area Manager. He also approved crew changes and invoicing.
  • Area Manager where he managed the drilling operations and discussed any issues that arose with the President of the drilling contract company

Driller/Derrickman/Roughneck where he worked on the rig floor making connections, tripping pipe, and mixing drilling fluids. He was also responsible for weighing drilling fluids and working on mud pumps. As the driller, he operated the drilling rig, drilled new formation, and lead a team of five people.

Contact Information

E-mail: ken.prejean@cr3partners.com
Phone: (800) 728-7176
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Industries

  • Oil & Gas

Education & Certifications

  • IWCF Certification: Surface BOP Stack Drilling Supervisor Certificate
  • IADC Certification: Drilling, Workover / Completion, Well Servicing
  • Surface BOP Stack Drilling Supervisor Certificate
  • Senior Project Management: American Management Association
  • Emergency Response 1 Training Course: Stirling HSE Facilities Management
  • Control Risk: HET (Hazardous Environment Training)

Kenneth Prejean, Industry Specialist

Contact Information

E-mail: ken.prejean@cr3partners.com
Phone: (800) 728-7176
VCard


Industries

  • Oil & Gas

Kenneth is a highly accomplished, seasoned drilling supervisor with over 20 years of international experience in rig operations, drilling, and oversight. He is skilled at managing staff and contractor operations, and ensuring seamless alignment with expectations and regulations. He is a strong project manager and strategist providing the structure and direction needed to achieve key milestones on time and within budget.

Kenneth is committed to realizing goals for process optimization, seeking to improve efficiency, quality, and cost control. His insightful ability to take calculated risks and address unexpected situations has deepened his experience and in-depth knowledge of safety requirements and standards.

Representative Experience

  • Drilling Consultant
  • Night Drilling Supervisor for Petroceltic International PLC where he managed the drilling operations for the company during the night shift.
  • Senior Supervisor & Day Drilling Supervisor for JVGAS BP/Statoil where he managed the drilling operation for the company.
  • Workover Superintendent, Day & Night Drilling Supervisor for Anadarko Petroleum where he managed the drilling operations for the company, supervised the well-control operations, and assisted the Day Drilling Superintendent.
  • Tool Pusher where he ordered rig supplies, supervised the Drillers, rig moves and the drilling operations of the drilling contractor.
  • Rig Manager where he managed the drilling rig and supervised the Tool Pusher.
  • Field Superintendent where he managed three drilling rigs, took morning reports, and approved the ordering of supplies as requested by the Rig Managers.
  • Operations Superintendent where he supervised the Field Superintendent and discussed Operations with the Area Manager. He also approved crew changes and invoicing.
  • Area Manager where he managed the drilling operations and discussed any issues that arose with the President of the drilling contract company

Driller/Derrickman/Roughneck where he worked on the rig floor making connections, tripping pipe, and mixing drilling fluids. He was also responsible for weighing drilling fluids and working on mud pumps. As the driller, he operated the drilling rig, drilled new formation, and lead a team of five people.


Education & Certifications

  • IWCF Certification: Surface BOP Stack Drilling Supervisor Certificate
  • IADC Certification: Drilling, Workover / Completion, Well Servicing
  • Surface BOP Stack Drilling Supervisor Certificate
  • Senior Project Management: American Management Association
  • Emergency Response 1 Training Course: Stirling HSE Facilities Management
  • Control Risk: HET (Hazardous Environment Training)