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					                                      WILLIAM NICHOLS CONSULTING
                                             WILLIAM NICHOLS, P. Eng.
                                                    Calgary, Alberta
                                                    (403) 701-9922
                                                wnichols11@yahoo.com



SERVICES:                     Reservoir, Exploitation, Production and Acquisition Engineering



                                        HIGHLIGHTS OF QUALIFICATIONS

                   Very results focused, able to find ways to add value fast.
                   Twenty two years of varied experience -- Exploitation, Reservoir, Production and Acquisitions.
                   Excellent people skills as a result of supervisory and project coordination experience.
                   Computer proficient -- have used most industry software extensively.
                   Innovative and cooperative team player.
                   Well organized, able to manage many projects at once.


                                          PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
PRODUCTION OPTIMIZATION

                   Led a field based team that was responsible for 7000 BOPD and achieved a 25% increase in oil
                    production -- this was accomplished while cutting costs by 19%.
                   Proven value-adding performer - added over 5 mmcfd and 41.1 bcf for $350,000 resulting in a net
                    present value increase for the asset of over $100 million through optimization.
EXPLOITATION

                   Managed large areas in Alberta, B.C. and Sask. to maximize profit and productivity.
                   Drilled and completed over 1000 wells resulting in over 150 MMCFD and 1500+ BOPD.
                   Designed and implemented seven waterfloods. Coordinated tie-in of over 150 MMCFD and
                    construction of several gas plants and oil batteries.
                   Worked very closely with geologists and geophysicists -- good log interpretation skills.
                   Added 10 MMBBLS proved reserves at $1.80/bbl in three months by developing a plan for a
                    10 section waterflood and convincing a reserve company to book the reserves as proved.
ACQUISITIONS

                   Involved in over $4.2 billion of offers, resulting in over $3.1 billion worth of deals.
                    Have also sold over $900 million of property. Involved in many corporate deals, resulting
                    in a successful $800 million hostile takeover and a $730 million friendly US takeover.


                                             EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

January 1991 - present         Consultant, Clients include Anderson, BP, Burlington, Chancellor, Conoco, Devon,
                                         Paramount, Petro-Canada, Pioneer, Renata, Shell, Wascana, Husky, PCP,
                                         Dorset, PrimeWest, Zargon, Phillips, Highridge, Apache, ExxonMobil
                                         Renaissance, Stampeder, EnCana, Nexen, Wolverine
Aug. 1989 - Dec. 1990          Encor Inc., Calgary, Exploitation Engineer
Jan. 1988 - July 1989          Encor Inc., Shaunavon Sask., Field Production Engineer
May 1985 - Dec. 1987           Gilbert Laustsen Jung Associates, Reservoir and Economic Evaluations
1978 - 1985 (Summers,          Adeco, Arrowhead, Brelco, Nabors, Regent and S & T Drilling
Xmas, and Spring Breaks)       Drilling Rig Worker (Roughneck to Derrickman)

				
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