Schramm expands into Houston, appoints business development manager
WEST CHESTER, Pa. -- Schramm, Inc., a manufacturer of mobile, land-based hydraulic drill rigs, has appointed Kelly Shideler to the newly created position of Oil & Gas business development manager, based in Houston. Shideler's responsibilities will include the energy sector in the south-central U.S., including shale development areas in Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, New Mexico and Arkansas. Shideler will report to Peter Christian, V.P. Oil & Gas.
Shideler’s primary focus will be the upstream deployment of Schramm Telemast drill rigs, including the T500XD—the world's first Telemast rig specifically designed to handle challenges in shale pad drilling.
Prior to joining Schramm, Shideler was V.P., Land Rig Business at TSC, a global drilling product and service provider. He has also held several positions at oilfield equipment and service provider TESCO, including executive assignments in China and Russia.