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EDDIE LARUE

Operations Manager

Eddie LaRue has been involved in the oilfield industry since 1973. His background has been in all areas including supply, production, pusher, drilling superintendent and operations management. Eddie currently serves as operations manager for Silver Oak Drilling.

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BULLET BEAN

Drilling Superintendent

Bullet Bean has been involved in drilling since 1974 in working throughout Texas, New Mexico and Oklahoma. In 1995 he began working at L&M Drilling and moving to Drilling Superintendent when the company became Silver Oak Drilling.

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EDWARD CHAVEZ

Drilling Superintendent

Edward has been involved in the drilling business since 1980 with L&M Drilling and Exter & Veco Drilling. In 2007 he was promoted to Superintendent of Silver Oak Drilling.

CHRIS GRAHAM

Drilling Superintendent

Chris has been involved in the drilling industry since 1990. He began his drilling career with Peterson Drilling Co., working for them through the UTI buyout and Patterson-UTI merger. He came to Silver Oak in 2007 as a toolpusher, becoming a Drilling Superintendent in 2011.

TY LEM

Drilling Superintendent

Ty started his drilling career in 1979 for Ard Drilling Co. He began relief toolpushing while still performing duties as a driller from 1986 to 1989, when he started toolpushing full-time. Ty came to Silver Oak in October 2006 as toolpusher and was promoted to Drilling Superintendent in January 2010.

PHIL ARANDA

Drilling Superintendent

Phil started working in the oilfield in 1983 for Hondo Drilling Co. He drilled for Peterson Drilling and became a toolpusher during his tenure with UTI and Patterson-UTI. In Sept 2007, Phil came to Silver Oak as a toolpusher and was promoted to Drilling Superintendent in Oct. 2011.