Stuart Nichol

Technical Manager

Warrego Energy

Stuart Nichol photo Warrego Energy Technical Manager
A senior professional in the oil and gas industry with a B.Eng Hons Degree in Petroleum Engineering from the University of New South Wales, Stuart brings considerable experience to Warrego;  field appraisal, development concept analysis and selection, field development, production operations, petroleum engineering and economic analysis.

 Stuart commenced his career in the late 1980s onshore Australia before moving to BHP Petroleum. He started his time with BHP in technical roles focussed on offshore oil developments. In the following 20 years he filled a range of technical and commercial leadership roles in  Australia, the UK, Asia and the US Gulf of Mexico. Stuart became Vice President and Technical Manager managing BHP’s interest in the NWS and establishing the Houston based geoscience, petroleum engineering and surface engineering team that managed BHP’s global portfolio of non-operated assets.

Leveraging his experience with BHPB in 2013 Stuart established NPD Consulting with a focus on asset management, development planning and production operations before spending nearly three years with Nido Petroleum as Vice President Production and Galoc Asset (Philippines) Manager.