Richard Marcinew, SPE, joined Spectraseis as an engineering adviser based in the company’s Calgary office. He will consult with US and Canadian customers on the integration of microseismic and well-engineering data with the aim of understanding and improving well completions. Marcinew is an industry expert in technologies related to well construction, completions, and hydraulic fracturing, as well as reservoir conformance, simulation, and evaluation. Before joining Spectraseis, he was an adviser at Calmena Energy Services and engineering manager for Well Production Services at Schlumberger Canada. Marcinew earned a BS degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Alberta and is a member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta.