Hogni is a Freelance Drilling Superintendent and Drilling Engineer. He started with Maersk Oil in 1993, drilling and completing long horizontal wells before he moved over to freelance work in 1996. Hogni has been working offshore as a Drilling Supervisor, then onshore as a Drilling Engineer, Drilling Superintendent and Drilling Manager. He has worked in the North Sea, Asia and the Middle East, mainly with jackups and in deepwater concentrating on technically challenging projects.
Hogni is married with five children and is currently farming sheep and building a new house. He tells us that the £250 prize money will be going towards the new build.
We wish you the best of luck in your new home, Hogni!