HOUSTON, Nov. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- As the demand for real-time downhole data in drilling and completion operations increases, XACT Downhole Telemetry has expanded their team to include Sergio Aguilar as Head of Business Development.
With over 20 years of experience working on sand control completions and fracturing in both technical and managerial positions, Aguilar's international experience and technical expertise bring a unique perspective to the XACT team.
"I am looking forward to contributing to the XACT team and connecting our solutions with companies around the globe," Aguilar says. "I'm joining during an exciting time, as we continue to grow and develop cutting edge technology and provide real-time downhole data for our clients in a variety of applications."
"We are thrilled to add Sergio to our team as we expand our offerings and capabilities," said Jason Roe, President and CEO of XACT. "Our goal is to bring real-time downhole data to the industry that creates smart and more efficient wells, and he will play a big part in realizing that goal."
Aguilar spent 17 years at Schlumberger, starting as an Applications Engineer in the Gulf of Mexico and eventually becoming a Stimulation Technical Engineer. After Schlumberger, he moved to Murphy Oil Corp. as a Technical Advisor in the deepwater operations of Gulf of Mexico and Malaysia. Aguilar has been recognized as an outstanding technical editor for completions for two years in a row by The Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE).
XACT Downhole Telemetry, Inc. deploys high-bandwidth, low complexity, in-line acoustic telemetry systems that enhance understanding of conditions along the entire well bore, in almost any operating environment, in real-time. This improves safety and efficiency for oil and gas operators, while reducing cost and risk to solve the most complex well construction problems. Proven effective in over 250 wells and spanning diverse applications, applied acoustics by XACT enable different decisions for reliable well construction results. XACT is committed to working with Operators to give better real time downhole insight, and will continue to serve the Gulf of Mexico market while ramping up expansion activities for the future. XACT has offices in Houston, Texas, U.S.A. and Calgary, Alberta, Canada.