SESSION VIII: SURF: Development of Deepwater Projects, Innovation
Mr. Boyd Howell is one of the world’s largest and most experienced designers, builders and operators of complex floating offshore structures for the international energy industry. He has been working the Offshore Oil and Gas Industry for over 30 years. The past 22 years of which has been focused on Turret-moored and Spread-moored ship-shaped FPSO and FSO systems as well as TLPs and production Semis for implementation worldwide. Mr. Howell has held positions as Engineering Manager, Project Manager and Interface Manager for a number of FPSO and FSO projects, before transitioning into Sales and Marketing. Mr. Howell holds a Bachelor of Engineering & Naval Architecture Degree from Memorial University in Newfoundland, Canada and a diploma from Rice University Executive Education Department – Graduate School of Management; in Houston Texas.