VP Deepwater Developments,Venari Resources
Cory Weinbel joined Venari in October 2015. He has more than 30 years of broad industry experience focused primarily on Project Development and Project Execution. The past ten years have been spent in the leadership of teams in execution of diverse oil & gas development activities including the Mozambique Offshore Gas and LNG Mega Project, the Jubilee (Ghana) Offshore Oil Production megaproject, and onshore EOR Development Projects for Anadarko Petroleum and Denbury Resources. Mr. Weinbel spent over seven years working for Helix Energy Solutions Group as Deepwater Project Manager and General Manager of Production Facilities where he spear-headed the development of the first ship-shaped disconnectible oil production unit in the Gulf of Mexico at the Phoenix Development.
His work has allowed him to work on multiple types of deepwater floating production units including Spars (Gunnison), TLP’s (Marco Polo), Semisubmersibles (Independence Hub), and Ships/FPSOs (Phoenix, Jubilee.) Earlier in his career, Mr. Weinbel worked as a project engineer/project manager for Kvaerner Oil & Gas, Kerr-McGee Oil & Gas, and Kerr-McGee Chemical.
Cory holds a Master of Science degree in Metallurgical Engineering and Bachelor of Science degree in Materials Engineering from Columbia University School of Engineering and Applied Science.
Cory Weinbel is joining us as a speaker on the GULF OF MEXICO panel at North America Assembly (Sept 13, 2018)