Senior Consultant / Construction & Installation Team Lead / Arctic Team Lead
Tracy has over 34 years of experience in the oil and gas projects arena. He joined Shell Offshore in 1983 and worked as a project engineer in New Orleans on a variety of projects including the Boxer platform as site fabrication engineer and as the Bourbon platform remediation lead. He transferred to Alaska in 1989 to lead the oil spill response program in support of exploration efforts in the Chukchi Sea, which received the first CARE award from the MMS. Tracy transferred to Shell’s deepwater design group in 1991 and worked on a variety of deepwater projects including Auger Topsides re-analysis, Mars Topsides Structural and Integration design lead, Salsa platform design lead, Spar to Catalog readiness team leader, single concept selection team leader for Bonga and Nakika Construction team leader. Tracy rejoined the Alaska effort in 2013, as the Engineering & Construction Manager for Arctic projects. He supported a number of efforts enabling Shell’s return to the Chukchi Sea in the summer of 2015, and safe demobilization following the 2015 drilling season.
Master of Engineering – Ocean Engineering, University of California Berkeley – Berkeley, California
Bachelor of Science – Mechanical Engineering, University of New Hampshire – Durham, New Hampshire