Enteq Upstream appoints head of engineering
HOUSTON – Enteq Upstream PLC, a provider of systems and components for MWD and directional drilling, has appointed Andrew Bridges as head of engineering, announced Enteq CEO, Martin Perry.
Initially based in Enteq’s West London, UK, office but with a global remit, this new position will support Henry More, the founder of XXT, which was acquired by Enteq in May 2011.
Bridges’ appointment bolsters the company’s engineering team. He has significant technical, managerial and leadership skills, which will ensure delivery of Enteq’s development programs and grow the company’s research and development capabilities and capacity. Enteq is evolving a new generation of measurement and logging while drilling equipment suitable for North American and global operations in high temperature and high endurance environments.
Bridges, an engineering graduate from Cambridge University in England, brings many years of downhole tool design experience in MWD/LWD, along with other closely related engineering competencies.