Athena Engineering Services is a consulting, software, and control systems provider specializing in engineering solutions and software for the well intervention and drilling industries with expertise in coiled tubing, jointed pipe, wireline, and slickline. We are dedicated to helping our customers resolve complex technical issues and improve operations. We can work with you to design and implement solutions tailored to your specifications. We provide consulting services to oil companies, service companies, and tubing manufacturers.
The Athena Engineering team:
Ken Newman - President
is also the founder of Cormorant Engineering
; which develops and markets hydraulically operated gas well dewatering systems. Ken Newman was the founder of NOV CTES
which is a leading provider of modeling software, data acquisition systems and specialized sensors for the well intervention industry. Ken has authored many technical papers, magazine articles, and patents. He holds a Master’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from MIT and is a Registered Professional Engineer in the State of Texas.
Patrick Kelleher - VP Engineering & Operations
Prior to joining AES, Patrick
worked for NOV CTES
. Patrick works closely with operators, service companies and manufacturers in the well intervention and stimulation industry to produce engineering tools to model and help mitigate issues related to work string stresses, extended reach design, and material fatigue.
Brian Gunby – Principal Application Architect
Brian joined AES in 2015 and is focused on the development of custom software, engineering applications, integration solutions, and technical consulting services for our customers. In addition to experience in software engineering and product management for NOV CTES
, Brian also has experience as a software engineer and lead architect in the financial industry.
Greg Leinweber - Software Developer
Prior to joining the AES team, Greg worked for NOV CTES for nine years on the software development team. Greg joined AES in 2014 and brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the software developement team. Greg works with the .Net stack to create custom software applications for our customers.