Rod Sidle – Industry Advisor – Reserves Management


Rod Sidle is a recognized expert in reservoir engineering and economics with a focus on reserves estimation - a reputation he has earned through 35+ years experience primarily with Shell Oil Company and Royal Dutch Shell, and also as an independent consultant to oil and gas clients. Rod is an active member of SPE who has previously served as SPE Distinguished Lecturer and a member of the Oil and Gas Reserves Committee. He is also a member of SPEE, where he is currently the Chair of the Reserves Definition Committee and a former member of the Board of Directors. Since retiring from Shell, Rod has worked as a lecturer on project evaluation at Texas A&M University in the Petroleum Engineering Department, a Director of Reserves at Occidental Oil and Gas Corporation, and the Reserves Manager for Sheridan Production Company, a privately funded oil and gas producer.


Rod is working with 3esi-Enersight as an Industry Advisor – Reserves Management. He consults on Val Nav product development to further enhance its reserves management capabilities and usage in the U.S. market. He is also available to our clients for consultations and advice on reservoir engineering, economics and reserves estimations.

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