Seis-Strat, LLC is a full service Oil & Gas Consultancy. Seis-Strat can provide the technical support you and your company need. Our staff is experienced in nearly every aspect of the upstream E&P
Our highly skilled professionals bring insight to each project that comes from years of experience in nearly every geologic basin around the world. That insight is enhanced through the use of state-of-the-art technology.business from rank wildcat/frontier activities through enhanced recovery projects. Seis-Strat success lies in the integratinon of geoscience and engineering data, and developing concurrent solutions for complex exploration and development projects.
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Our success is a direct result of our people's talents and their commitment to meet your needs. Each member of our team has 20 to more than 40 years of experience and is a proven oil finder. The breadth of their experience is immense. We can work in your office or at our facility. Our geologists and geophysicists are proficient in workstation-based interpretation using Landmark, Geoquest, SMT, Geographix A2D, Interpretive Imaging, SeisX, and Vest software. We have most of these software applications in-house. In addition, we have team members who are experts in E&P engineering.
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We have a strong team of geoscientists and engineers with significant global experience in most aspects of upstream E&P. We have 83 independent contractors - 38 geologists, 18 geophysicists, 1 geocellular modeler, 8 petrophysicists, 17 petroleum engineers, and 1 geomechanical expert. More than 95% of our team are workstation proficient. All are college graduates with degrees in geosciences or engineering including 35% with Masters degrees and 36% with Doctorate degrees. Average E&P experience is 28 years.
Our team members have sound interpretation skills and some are recognized experts in sequence stratigraphy, structural geology, carbonate geology, clastic geology, geophysical interpretation, petrophysics, and reservoir description/modeling.
Seis-Strat’s foundation in oil & gas consultancy makes the company an excellent resource for the recruitment of professionals for full-time opportunities. Our professional team of recruiters truly understands the intricate details of your individual requirements, and knows how to assess candidates to meet your specific staffing needs.
Seis-Strat identifies potential candidates for direct employment on a contingent or exclusive basis. As part of these services we recruit and screen candidates, coordinate client interviews with the qualified candidates, and guarantee your satisfaction with your selection.
Seis-Strat also offers Contract Services, under which we provide contract consultants who work on an hourly basis or daily rate at your facility to augment your existing work force. As part of this service, Seis-Strat recruits, screens and administratively manages the contract consultants throughout their assignment.
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The recruiters at Seis-Strat will save you valuable time and resources, and provide profitable results due to our ability to locate and recruit top management, and technical talent that is not typically available through traditional sources. Our recruiters will also save you time and money by qualifying and screening those candidates to your specifications .
We gladly accept efforts for individual permanent career placements, project assignments for multiple personnel requirements, and trial-to-conversion assignments. We also offer professionals on a hourly contract arrangement where we provide the individual as our employee or as an independent contractor, contracted by your firm to conduct an effort for a undetermined period of time.
Karl Alfeld is President of Seis-Strat Services a full service Oil & Gas Consultancy and EnStream Global a full service Engineering and Design staffing firm in Houston. Karl received a BA in Marketing and Finance from Indiana University in 1979 and a BS in Physics from Rice University 1982. That same year, Karl Joined Diversified Human Resources Group (DHRG) and played an integral role in the company as it grew from a one office company in Dallas Texas to the largest privately held permanent placement company in the US. His focus was the start up and development of the engineering and technical group, opening over 20 agencies in Houston, Atlanta, Phoenix, Minneapolis, Los Angeles, Chicago and Denver. In an effort to expand his knowledge he joined Loewenstein and Associates in Houston a premier retained search firm. Karl successfully started up a new division for the firm specializing in retained search to environmental, health and safety industry. In 1990 Karl stepped out on his own and founded Alfeld & Associates, with a focus on supplying technical professionals to the oil and gas industry. The company grew to 40 employees with a reputation of integrity, and delivering on promise. The firm became a key recruiter to several of Houston’s major up and down stream oil and gas corporations. In October 2004 Karl joined Subsurface Consultants and Associates (SCA) on a contract basis within their contract staffing business. After 4 months he was hired to run the domestic and international staffing division of SCA. The BP Corporation contacted Karl Alfeld in early 2006 to direct a recruiting effort at their Texas City Refinery. The refinery had been shut down for 1 year due to the explosion the previous year. He successfully recruited 68 technical professional who were instrumental in the commission start up and handover of the facility by the middle of 2006. Karl Joined Seis-Strat Services as President in May 2007.