Leon Massaras is a Hydraulic Fracturing expert with more than 25 years of experience in oil field exploration and development. He has a Bachelor’s degree in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Massachusetts, USA. He is an International Authority in Drilling Fluids, Well Cementing and Hydraulic Fracturing as he worked in all geographical and reservoir environments throughout USA, Netherlands, Italy, United Kingdom, Greece, Egypt, Angola, Russia and Kazakhstan.
During his long career, Leon has worked for CHEVRON, MOBIL, CONOCO, TEXACO, HALLIBURTON and SCLUMBERGER. He worked as Senior Consultant, Senior Instructor, Drilling Manager, Mud Manager, Drilling Engineer, Cementing Engineer, Reservoir Engineer and Field Engineer (I, II & III).
Leon is an active member in three API committees and he is a member of SPE. He has written numerous papers, publications, and presentations and has one patent related to Drilling/Reservoir Engineering.
Advanced Hydraulic Fracturing