Deep Casing Tools' people have developed a smart drill through turbine motor that minimises risk and costs in well construction – an enabling technology with a simple approach. We provide the opportunity to get the job done better.

Our global capability

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Europe, Africa, Russia & Caspian

Our people

  • Alan Phillips

    Alan Phillips

    Role: VP Sales, Europe and Africa Location: Europe, Africa, Russia & Caspian

    Alan has an Engineering degree and more than 14 years oilfield experience. Alan started his career with Schlumberger in the field, and has since held various Sales positions at Baker Hughes focusing on Drill Bits, Hole Enlargement tools and Casing Drilling Equipment. He has published two SPE papers and has a passion for new technology.

    Telephone number: +44 7808 976120

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Middle East & Asia Pacific

Our people

Haitham Al-Haj

Haitham Al-Haj

Role: Field Engineer Location: Middle East & Asia Pacific

Haitham has worked in oil and gas exploration and drilling projects for Al Othman, Schlumberger Drilling and Measurements division and Saudi Aramco. Haitham’s experience includes running drilling tools within Schlumberger both onshore and offshore drilling projects, including work over and exploration MEGA projects in Saudi Arabia.

Telephone number: +966 556777639

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Pradeep Dias

Pradeep Dias

Role: Field Engineer Location: Middle East & Asia Pacific

Pradeep has a Mechanical Engineering Diploma from Mumbai, India. Beginning his oilfield career in 2003 with Ensco International working with deck and drilling crew based in Qatar, he moved into field operations in the Middle East and Asia. Most recently Pradeep was with National Oilwell Varco – Downhole based in Dubai.

Telephone number: +966 539103577

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North America

Our people

  • Alan Phillips

    Alan Phillips

    Role: VP Sales, North America Location: North America

    Alan has an Engineering degree and more than 14 years oilfield experience. Alan started his career with Schlumberger in the field, and has since held various Sales positions at Baker Hughes focusing on Drill Bits, Hole Enlargement tools and Casing Drilling Equipment. He has published two SPE papers and has a passion for new technology.

    Telephone number: +44 7808 976120

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South America

Our people

  • Alan Phillips

    Alan Phillips

    Role: VP Sales, South America Location: South America

    Alan has an Engineering degree and more than 14 years oilfield experience. Alan started his career with Schlumberger in the field, and has since held various Sales positions at Baker Hughes focusing on Drill Bits, Hole Enlargement tools and Casing Drilling Equipment. He has published two SPE papers and has a passion for new technology.

    Telephone number: +44 7808 976120

    Email Alan Phillips

Our beliefs

  • Enabling and empowering drilling and completions engineers to achieve better performance.

  • Designing, supporting and advising – building long term partnerships that add value.

  • Excellence through simple and smart engineering.

A history of an industry pioneer

Board members

  • Doug Sedge

    Doug Sedge

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    Doug Sedge

    Executive Chairman

    Doug brings more than 35 years of oil and gas industry experience. His previous roles include CEO positions at RBG and Sparrows, and 24 years at US based Weatherford Inc., where he ultimately became Vice President for Europe, Africa, and the Former Soviet Union. Doug is currently an advisor to a Scottish based provider of explosion proof electrical solutions and to the oil and gas division of a defence company listed in the AIM market. He is also a contractor board member to Oil & Gas UK.

  • Brian Kerr

    Brian Kerr

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    Brian Kerr

    Director

    Brian is a founder partner at SEP (Scottish Equity Partners) and has responsibility for a number of portfolio companies across a broad range of technology sectors. He has 18 years of investment experience. Initially focused on healthcare, Brian now has a far broader remit including responsibility for a number of SEP’s energy related investments. He led SEP’s investments in Stentys, a medical device company focused on the treatment of coronary heart disease which had a successful IPO in France in 2010; Arakis, which was acquired by Japanese biopharmaceutical company Sosei; and Craneware, a hospital billing software company which is now listed on the AIM market. He was also responsible for SEP’s investment in BioVex, a cancer therapeutics company, which was sold to NASDAQ-listed Amgen in a deal worth up to $1 billion.

  • Lance Davis

    Lance Davis

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    Lance Davis

    Director

    Lance spent most of his career with Schlumberger in field work, management, marketing and personnel management worldwide. Lance holds Engineering degrees from Australia and UK and has lived and worked in over twenty countries throughout the Middle East, Far East, Europe and the Americas. Following Schlumberger, he worked in the UK for the Acteon Group, managing several small companies in the group all at different stages of development. Lance was invited to manage a small family business, raise investment capital and bring a new technology to market, and developed Deep Casing Tools and its overseas subsidiaries. He holds various patents which have been instrumental to the technology success within Deep casing Tools.

  • Gillian Hastings

    Gillian Hastings

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    Gillian Hastings

    Director

    Gillian Hastings is a Chartered Accountant with 17 years working in professional practice with Ernst & Young, latterly as Corporate Finance Partner advising companies on corporate finance transactions, such as fund raisings, exits and strategic advice. In 2001, she moved into industry, and worked as Finance Director for a number of companies across a range of industries and ownership structures. Gillian currently works with a portfolio of companies as either Non Executive Director or Finance Director.

  • Tomas Hvamb

    Tomas Hvamb

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    Tomas Hvamb

    Director

    Tomas Hvamb has 9 years of industry experience. He joined Energy Ventures in 2013 following 5 years with Barclays Bank where he was responsible for managing the company’s oil & gas services buyout portfolio and leading corporate leverage transactions. Tomas has an Executive MBA in Energy Management from BI Norwegian School of Management (Oslo) and a Bachelor of Applied Finance from Maquire University (Sydney).