Shaun Tett

  • San Pedro de Alcantara Spain

Oil & Gas Company Site Representative, Construction Superintendant, Project Engineer, and E&I/C&I Engineer


An accomplished Company Site Representative, Construction Superintendent, Project Engineer and E&I/C&I Engineer with a wealth of experience managing engineering and site teams for major projects in the oil and gas industry in numerous regions around the world. A practical and resourceful leader with polished communication skills and natural authority, who demonstrates the ability to build and motivate large, cross-functional and multi-cultural teams to complete quality work on time and within budget, safely. With proven abilities at all gates/stages of a project life-cycle from Concept through to hand-over, this flexible professional benefits from solid technical capabilities and commercial acumen, and will be an asset to any forward thinking organization. 

Work History

Work experience
Feb 2011 - Jan 2014

Project Engineer / Senior Instrumentation & Systems Technical Authority 

ADDAX Petroleum

Responsible for Corporate Engineering Oversight of Instrument & Controls, Electrical & Telecoms for FEED for the ACDP project in Gabon US$450m at 2 sites each consisting of 2 x 18.5MMSCFD reciprocating compressors, High pressure TEG dehydration, Power Generation, Control Systems and utilities,

 Responsible for Corporate Compliance, Assurance, Integrity, Operational Readiness & Assurance for all Gabon Onshore & Nigeria Offshore projects, upgrades, retrofits on existing and new ADDAX assets.

 Management and monitoring of all contractors’ project related activities, including technical compliance to Company’s contract requirements and technical specifications

  • Liaison and coordination with the project main engineering office, and with contractors’ design staff to ensure efficient resolution of identified issues during design
  • Review and approval of all technical queries, vendor documentation, vendor kick-off meetings, inspection, and FATs etc. as well as all contractors’ relevant project documentation and specifications
  • Active monitoring of project progress so that risks/problem areas are reported and resolutions identified
  • Active participation in contract HAZID/HAZOPs

 Achievements as Senior Instrumentation & Systems Specialist

 Rescued distressed control room revamp project onshore Gabon. Completed AMS documentation, PIN, PEP, AFE, detailed design, cutover and commissioning plans. Project value US$14.7m


  • Wrote Addax Instrumentation, QA/QC, Electrical and other Addax Corporate Engineering Standards



Achievements as Project Engineer


  • ITT Bid development (Technical and Contracting Strategy), Bid Evaluation, Technically and Commercial for a major Greenfield EPC Contract Onshore in Gabon – value US$130m


  • Concept & FEED Design for a Greenfield / Brownfield Gas Compression Platform Offshore OML123 Nigeria – value US$150m
Mar 2009 - Jan 2011

Senior Project Engineer

Septa Energy, Nigeria
Oct 2005 - Mar 2009

Construction Superintendent

West African Gas Pipeline Company
Oct 2003 - Sep 2005

Lead Commissioning Engineer

Shell Nigeria(SPDC)-Nigeria
May 2003 - Sep 2003

Company Site Representative

Shell Nigeria(SPDC)-Nigeria
Sep 2002 - May 2003

Turbine Controls Engineer

Excel Turbines, Nigeria, Congo
Mar 2000 - Sep 2002

Field Engineer

Dresser Rand Nigeria, Nigeria
Apr 1998 - Mar 2000

Commissioning Engineer

GEC Hong Kong Lantau & Airport Railway
Jan 1997 - Mar 1998

Applications Engineer

Silvertech Ltd
Jan 1996 - Dec 1996

Snr Commissioning Engineer

ABB Lutech Resources, India
Aug 1994 - Nov 1996

Project Engineer

Keith Yeaman Engineering Ltd
Oct 1993 - Aug 1994

Metering Technician

Metco Services






Offshore Electrical Contractors