InterAct Activity Management Ltd, an Acteon company, has enhanced its abandonment engineering skills base with the recent appointments of Dave Barclay, Allen Scoging and Juliann Canty.
Barclay joins InterAct from BP, where he was a well abandonment engineer involved with the subsea abandonment of wells on the UK Continental Shelf. Previously, he spent more than 20 years as a completions engineer working in locations across the globe.
Scoging has joined InterAct from Schlumberger. He has a MEng (Hons) in mechanical engineering from Loughborough University, UK, and is currently completing his chartership with the Institute of Mechanical Engineers. While at Schlumberger, he was initially based in Stavanger, Norway, as a Measurement While Drilling (MWD) field engineer preparing and running reservoir characterisation and telemetry tools. Scoging moved to Schlumberger's technology centre in Stonehouse, Gloucestershire, before joining InterAct in January. Scoging has completed well plugging and abandonment work for TAQA Bratani, Talisman Energy, Perenco and Centrica Energy Upstream.