“Water was the first drilling fluid, and its usage is documented back to the ancient Egyptian and Chinese cultures and simple rotary tool drilling.”
Lab Moves: Controlled Chaos
April 11, 2023
Early in 2021, after only being with AES a few months, the news trickled down that we were moving to a new home… lab included. The design and functionality of the space were an open book. However, this initial rush of excitement soon turned to thoughts of "Well, how the hell do you design a drilling fluids lab?"Finally, the lab outline was agreed upon after numerous meetings and trips to the 6th floor. Long gone were the days in the basement where no one knew the lab existed; we would now be home to a glass-walled centerpiece on the 8th...
US Operations Manager
A poke bowl enthusiast who enjoys Astros day games and short work trips to West Texas. Also, his music preferences range from George Strait to 90's hip-hop.
Kermit Warehouse Manager
You can find Doug hiking some mountains... or just talking to his parrot, Beacon, about the ways of the world. She always talks back.
Business Development & Technical Specialist
If he is not traveling across the globe for work or play, you can find him restoring classic cars, cruising on a motorcycle, or hiking.
Account Manager - Rockies Division
Dean has a severe golf addiction and enjoys playing classical piano. He’s not as good at either as he should be.
Director of Technology & Marketing
If he's not building a molecule in his head or a table in his garage… you'll find him stalking the sales team in hopes they will buy him lunch.
Assistant Purchasing Manager
When she is not figuring out her next Halloween costume, you can find Gina planning her next Disney trip.
Benwood Warehouse Manager
Outside of work you can find Dalton hunting all fall and winter and fishing all spring and summer all things sports, all things outdoors. GO BEARS.
Marketing Intern 2022
If he's not at the movies or watching a tv show at home, you’ll find him running at the gym or playing soccer until his feet hurt.
AES Account Manager & Oil and Gas Podcast Host
Fitness enthusiast who likes to talk all things oilfield.. some may even say he is what the kids call a 'podcast connoisseur'.
El Campo Warehouse Manager
If he is not exploring the wilderness with his girls and the dogs, you can find him side hustling on the internet or jamming out on guitar.
Northeast Division Manager
Anti-social cajun with nappy hair and a patchy beard. I have no idea how I managed to stay married for twenty-three years, have three beautiful kids, and build a successful career in sales.
VP Business Development Permian Basin
He's seen it all, knows it all... We like to refer to him as the Godfather of the Permian.
Business Development Specialist
On call and available 24/7, other than while he's golfing... he may even be the inspo for our next major CAPEX project - mobile golf cart office?
If you see her she is probably dancing. Approach with caution because she will probably get you to join her.
Support Services Engineer.
Senior HR Generalist
Sunday is her favorite day; faith, a fun-day with her family & good eating! She enjoys self-care and bargain shopping. Did we mention good eating?