Joshua Groves

B. Eng (Mechanical Engineering), MUN
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Profile:

  • Skilled at combining project experience, engineering design and technical expertise to increase team efficiency and productivity.
  • Proficient in mandating project equipment specifications, weight and cost to contractor proposals; always successful in time-sensitive situations.
  • Hands-on knowledge of project design (Autodesk AutoCAD) and project planning (Microsoft Project and Oracle Primavera P6); exposure to project collaboration methods (Microsoft SharePoint and SAP).
  • Comprehensive experience with offshore oil and gas projects operating in extreme ocean environments and associated research initiatives.
  • Researched innovative methods for ice analysis for equipment in cold environments susceptible to ice accumulation; these methods were subsequently published and presented internationally.
  • Planned and initiated a research project to optimize hydrogen-sulfide mitigation methods for offshore projects.

Work Experience:

  • Enersight: Petroleum Planning/Consulting
  • Husky Energy: Wellhead Platform Development Group
  • Suncor Energy: Concept Development & Innovation Group
  • National Research Council: Ocean Technology Research

Expertise:

  • Hands-on skills with Enersight WellSpring, AutoCAD, IHS QUE$TOR, Microsoft Office (Access, Excel, Project, Word, SharePoint), Primavera, SAP and SolidWorks.
  • Extensive knowledge of offshore oil and gas processes developed from both work experience and academic coursework.