Next generation rotary steerable drilling tools
next generation rotary steerable drilling tools

WHO WE ARE

WHO WE ARE

2TD Drilling was established in 2008 and was acquired by Nabors Industries in late 2014.  The company is based at Ålgård near Stavanger, Norway.


BOARD OF DIRECTORS

The Board of Directors has a wealth experience from the Oil & Gas industry:


Andras Kruppa (Chairman)


Mark Douglas Andrews (Director)


Børge Kolstad (Director)

 

 
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THE 2TD TEAM

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Shona Grant

Managing Director

Shona has been in the O&G industry for over 30 years with the majority in leadership positions. The majority of her career was with BP where she held a variety of roles in the areas of reservoir research, exploration, commercial, major E&P projects, and E&P operations. Shona has a BSc and PhD in geology.
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Sigmund Prestegård

CFO

Sigmund has been in the O&G and banking industry for over 30 years with 15 years in senior management positions. The majority of his career was with BP where he held a variety of roles in the areas of finance, commercial, offshore installation manager, operations manager and asset manager. Sigmund has an MBA in Business and Economics.
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Anna Frantzen

Knowledge Management Coach

Anna is an experienced procurement and logistics professional for major EPCI projects within the O&G industry. She was also Department Manager and Field Office Manager for Kuehne-Nagel AS. Prior to joining 2TD Drilling she was a Project Procurement Manager at Rosenberg Worley Parsons AS. Anna has a Master degree in Service Management and is an EMBA student.
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Ian Carson

Supply Chain Lead

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Tove Efteland

Administrator & QHSE Advisor

Tove has been in the O&G industry for the last 20 years with 6 years in management positions. The majority of her career has been with Independent Oil Tools AS where she held a variety of roles in the areas of logisitcs, tool rental, administation and QHSE.
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Torill Gottfridson

Expeditor

Torill has some 20 years’ experience working as a purchaser in the Oil & Gas industry, ranging from subsea operations with ROV’s to large EPCI contracts. Prior to joining 2TD Drilling in May 2015 she worked as a Senior Packaged Buyer at Rosenberg WorleyParsons AS.
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Andrew Gorrara

700 Series Commercialization Manager

Andrew has over 30 years experience from the O&G industry, mainly in well services. Before joining 2TD he was the Chief Technology Office for a rapidly growing well services company called Meta Downhole plc (formerly Read Well Services). Andrew has a BSc in Mechanical Engineering and an MBA.
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Robin Greene

Quallification & Testing Team Leader

Robin has over 10 years of experience in engineering simulation and modelling and over 6 years of experience within the O&G industry. He joined 2TD in August 2013 from Schlumberger where he worked as a simulation expert in the development of screens and ICD technology. Robin has an MEng and a PhD in mechanical engineering.
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Patrick Reiners

Mechanical Design Team Leader

Patrick has more than 10 years of experience from the OIl & Gas industry. Prior to 2TD Patrick worked for Mechanica AS (now part of Oceaneering) as a mechanical design engineer for subsea and ROV tooling. Before Mechanica he was employed at WIRTH (part of Aker Solutions) as a service engineer for oilfield and mining equipment where he was occupied with commissioning, overhaul and troubleshooting activities worldwide. Patrick has a degree in Mechanical Engineering.
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Ola Stengel

Control System Team Leader

Ola has over 10 years of experience in design and development of embedded software. The majority on products for industrial and O&G use. Prior to joining 2TD he was developing embedded software for subsea and downhole products at Roxar AS. Ola has a Masters degree in software development, data analysis and algorithm theory.
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Stig Bakke

Design Advisor

Stig has been developing technology development for the O&G industry for the last 30 years. He was previously founder and CEO of Bakke Oil Tools and is the inventor in 15 patents. Bakke Oil Tools was purchased by Weatherford in 2002.
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Tor Inge Åsen



Tor Inge has over 15 years of experience in the development of electronic systems, the majority for the O&G industry. Prior to joining 2TD he was the development team leader for Tendeka AS responsible for the development of wireless downhole gauges. Tor Inge has a degree in Automation and Electronics. 
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Roger Andreassen



Roger have over 10 years of experience as an electronics engineer, working primariliy on R&D for down hole electronics in the O&G industry. His has a M.S. degree in Communication and microelectronics. He also has trade certificates in Construction Machinery Mechanic. 
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Reidar Auestad



Reidar has over 15 years experience as a mechanical technician. He began his career at Sven Kvia AS and then moved to Schlumberger Norge in 2006. Reidar has trade certificates in mechanics and light goods vehicles as well as training certificates in advanced drilling systems.
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Tor Olaf Berge



Tor Olaf has over 10 years of experience in software and systems development. Prior to joining 2TD he worked for FMC Kongsberg and Synapse AS.  He has a BSc and Masters degree in Information technology and computer science.  
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Marek Czyz



Marek has over 10 years of experience in automation and control systems. He has worked as project engineer for Process Automation at ABB Oil&Gas, and automation engineer at OneCo Solutions. Prior joining 2TD he worked as a system engineer at NOV Drilling Integrations. Marek has a Masters degree in automation and electronics.
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Tore Grenasberg



Tore has over 30 years of experience in both developing and teaching about electronic systems. He has developed electronics for the automotive, oil & gas and medical industries. Tore has a degree in Electronics and Automation.
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Roar Idland



Roar has over 25 years experience from the Oil & Gas industry. Prior to joining 2TD Roar worked in project engineering and technical support roles for various service companies including WellConnection Subsea, Aker Solutions and Sperry Drilling. 
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Eivind Magne Jåthun



Eivind has over 30 years experience as a CNC operator and machining technician. For the last 13 years he worked for Pratt & Whitney on aerospace motors and parts with the last 3 years also including CAD design work. Eivind has trade certificates in Mechanics and Toolmaking.
 
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Knut Arve Johnsen



Knut Arve has over 10 years of experience as an automation technician and project engineer. He began his career at Tine AS and then worked for Siemens as a technician and site manager on a wind farm before joining 2TD. Knut Arve has a degree in Mechatronics. 
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Tore Kvalvik



Tore has over 10 years of experience from the O&G industry. He joined 2TD in February 2008 from TDW Offshore Services AS where he was a team leader within Operations. Tore has a Masters degree in Offshore Technology and Mechanical Engineering.
 
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Gunnar Laland



Gunnar has over 4 years of experience as a mechanical design engineer in the oil and gas industry. Prior to joining 2TD he worked as design engineer in Aarbakke Innovation and Mechanica. Gunnar has a certificate of apprenticeship in machining and 2 years of mechanical engineering education. 
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Aslak Malmin



Aslak has over 15 years of experience from the O&G industry. He joined 2TD in 2011 from Multi Phase Meters (now part of FMC Technologies) where he was employed as a Mechanical Engineer. Aslak is a Mechanical Engineer and has certificates in Automatic Control and Mechanics.
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Arild Olsen



Arild has over 20 years of experience in the Oil & Gas industry. He started his career as a Warehouse Man in Sperry Sun, before becoming Storesman. He then Moved to Baker Hughes, before moving to Schlumberer in 1997. During his career in Schlumberger he workd as a technician on both MWD and drilling tools, completing Level 1 & 2 training in MWD and advanced drilling systems. He joined 2TD as a Mechanical Technician in January 2015. 
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Edvin Riisem



Edvin has over 5 years of experience in mechanical engineering and product development within the Oil and Gas industry, primarily from sand screens and Inflow Control Device technology in Schlumberger. Edvin has a Masters degree in Mechanical Engineering.
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Elin Risvik



Elin has over 15 years experience as a technican and started her carrier as an aircraft mechanic at SAS Technical Services. Prior to joining 2TD she spent 6 years working for TENDEKA AS as part of their development team for O&G equipment.
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Siamak Shahipassand



Siamak has over 10 years of experience in the Oil & gas industry. Prior to joining 2TD he designed tools for drilling and subsea operations with Mechanica (now part of Oceaneering), and designed and developed intelligent Rack & Pinion Drilling rigs for TTS-Marine (now part of Cameron). Siamak has a degree in Mechanical Engineering. 
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Andrzej Tunkiel



Andrzej has over 5 years of expereince in the Oil & Gas sector. Prior to joining 2TD Andrzej worked as a mechanical design engineer for the Schlumberger company Reslink in both the sustaining and new product development groups. Andrzej has Masters degree in mechanical engineering. 
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Helge Torland



Helge has over 15 years experience as a hydraulic/mechanical technician in the Oil & Gas industry. He started his career at Malm Orstad AS and worked with several companies before joining Mechanica AS (now part of Ocenaeering) in 2006. In Mechanica Helge was responible for ROV tooling and served as Assembly Lead for seven years. 
 
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Graeme Wallace



Graeme has close to forty years of work experience with the majority in operational drilling roles for the Oil & Gas industry. Prior to joining 2TD, Graeme worked for Baker Hughes for just over thirty years, initially as an MWD engineer and then 27 years as a Senior Directional Drilling Supervisor, with 17 years of work with rotary steerable systems. Graeme has an honours degree in Geology.
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Lukasz Zeprzalka



Lukasz has over 5 years of experience as a mechanical design engineer in the oil & gas industry. Prior to joining 2TD, he worked as a project engineer at Mechanica AS, and then as a senior project engineer at Oceaneering AS, where he was responsible for design and development of underwater equipment ranging from simple subsea related tooling to advanced products made to client requirements and specifications. He has a Masters degree in mechanics and mechanical engineering.
Contact us
Opstadveien 11 C,
4330 Ålgård,
Norway
Purchasing enquiries:
+47 411 07 885
Other enquires:
+47 455 015 76
Kontakt oss
Opstadveien 11 C,
4330 Ålgård,
Norway
Purchasing enquiries:
+47 411 07 885
Other enquires:
+47 411 07 885