Dr. Flavio de Moraes is a Petroleum Engineer with more than 30 years’ experience in drilling and completion design and operations. He has more than 10 years’ experience in several management assignments with proven team leadership. A big part of his experience was gathered in new well technology development and its introduction in routine operations.
His expertise includes well design, well completion techniques, casing and production tubing design, material selection, corrosion science, well integrity, annular pressure build-up analysis, project management, risk mitigation and risk analysis. A key participant in the ultra-deep water technology development implemented by Petrobras (Brazil and Gulf of Mexico) in the last 25 years. He is a licensed Professional Engineer for the State of Texas, and holds 2 Patents as author and co-author, respectively. Presented over 20 articles and contributed as Section Chair or Board Member in several Technical Conferences and Forums in Brazil and in USA. He is fluent in Portuguese and English.
Doctor of Philosophy – Petroleum Engineering, 1999 – University of Tulsa – Tulsa, Oklahoma
Master of Science – Petroleum Engineering, 1994 – Federal University of Rio de Janeiro – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Bachelor of Science – Mechanical Engineering, 1979 – Military Institute of Engineering University – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil