RESERVE, La.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Diversified Well Logging (“DWL”, “Diversified” or the “Company”) has announced that David Tonner has joined the Company as its new Chief Executive Officer. David will succeed Richard Klibert as CEO. Richard will retire from day to day activity at DWL following a transition period but will retain his position as Chairman of the Board.
“I will remain committed to DWL as Chairman of the Board and will always be supportive of our core values. CUSTOMER FOCUSED, TEAMWORK AND MUTUAL RESPECT, STRONG COMMITMENT TO SAFETY, QUALITY SERVICES AND WE ARE A LEARNING ORGANIZATION.”
“I am excited to have David join the DWL team and look forward to working with him to continue to develop Diversified’s capabilities to include expanded technologies and services to our customers,” said Richard Klibert. Richard continued, “David’s extensive international contacts and deep knowledge of the technological requirements of our drilling customers made him a great fit for DWL.”
Mr. Tonner has over 27 years’ experience in mud logging industry management, operations and business development. Mr. Tonner’s most recent position was as Director – Performance Drilling at Nabors Drilling Solutions. Prior to that Dave spent 8 years in the Weatherford organization with Director positions domestically and internationally in management and business development. Dave also was Vice President for the surface logging group.
“I have known and respected DWL’s reputation in the industry for 20+ years and am pleased to lead Diversified in its next phase of growth. I share the Company’s passion for commitment to customer service and believe DWL’s unique position gives it the ability to bring the same level of service to further surface logging services,” said Mr. Tonner.
Richard concluded by saying, “I will remain committed to DWL as Chairman of the Board and will always be supportive of our core values. CUSTOMER FOCUSED, TEAMWORK AND MUTUAL RESPECT, STRONG COMMITMENT TO SAFETY, QUALITY SERVICES AND WE ARE A LEARNING ORGANIZATION.”
Diversified Well Logging, LLC was founded in 1952 by the Klibert family. DWL is the largest independent provider of wellsite data analysis and evaluation services to the oil and gas industry. The Company’s portfolio of mission-critical data collection techniques and services includes core surface data logging and related specialty analytical enhancements such as geosteering.
DWL, based in Reserve, LA currently has operations in Corpus Christi, TX, Midland, TX, Eighty Four, PA, and Villahermosa, MX.