Steve Cossey

Affiliate Scientist

Phone: (801) 587-8538
Email: contact@egi.utah.edu

Chief Geologist at Cossey and Associates Inc. February 1995 – Present (19 years 5 months)

Worldwide consulting on the sedimentology and stratigraphy of deepwater clastic reservoirs.

Senior Geologist at BP 1989 – February 1995 (6 years)

Gulf of Mexico exploration, Deepwater Clastics research in Sunbury (1990 – 1992), Deepwater clastics exploration and research, Houston 1992-1995.

Senior Geologist at Standard Oil Production Co 1986 – 1989 (3 years)

Responsible for prospect evaluation in Louisiana. Developed prospects in the Hackberry trend, Louisiana. Also developed frontier plays in New Mexico.

Senior Geologist at Sohio 1983 – 1986 (3 years)

Frontier exploration in the continental US. Specifically, Oklahoma, New Mexico and Central N. American Rift system.

Senior Geologist at Sohio Petroleum 1983 – 1986 (3 years)

Exploration Geologist at ConocoPhillips 1981 – 1983 (2 years)

Exploration geologist working in the areas of China, Indonesia and Dubai. Specifically, developed reservoir model for Fateh field in Dubai from cores and logs.

Research Geologist at Conoco Minerals February 1978 – 1981 (3 years)

Involved in uranium sedimentology research on deposits in Wyoming and S. Texas

Skills

  • Log Interpretation
  • Hydrocarbon
  • Deepwater
  • Core Description
  • Depositional model
  • Sequence Stratigraphy

University of South Carolina-Columbia – PhD, Geology, 1976 – 1978

University of South Carolina-Columbia – MS, Geology, 1974 – 1976

University of Wales, Swansea – BSc, Geology, 1971 – 1973

Activities and Societies: Mountaineering Club