Meet our newest team members!
Please join us in welcoming Noel Moreno, Maria Ordonez and Paul Vitolo to the Cognascents team. Noel and Paul joined us in late spring, while Maria came on board this summer. They are a great asset to our team and are ready to serve our clients. Join us in getting to know more about them!
Current job title: Senior Integrity Engineer
Current job responsibilities: Mechanical integrity & reliability evaluation for offshore facilities.
Previous experience: I worked in the Venezuelan oil industry for more than 20 years. I began my career in 1987 at PDVSA Intevep as a mechanical engineer researcher. There I served various roles, including plant engineering superintendent, refining department technical manager, and general refining department manager. In 2011, I joined Lloyd’s Register as a mechanical engineering/integrity engineer.
Alma Mater: Universidad Central de Venezuela, Caracas
Personal Interests: I enjoy sports; in particular, running and baseball.
Family Life: I’m married with three children; two sons and one daughter.
Current Job Title: Assistant Integrity Engineer
Current job responsibilities: Reviewing, planning, coordinating, executing, and evaluating the integrity management of an offshore facility.
Previous Experience: I’m a recent graduate, but while attending University of Tulsa, I interned at Pepsi Co and Gildan.
Alma Mater: University of Tulsa
Personal Interests: I love to travel! Going new places and trying new foods are two of my favorite pastimes.
Family Life: I have a younger sister who is attending college in San Antonio, while the rest of my family resides in Honduras.
Current job title: Offshore Integrity Assistant
Current job responsibilities: Assist in creating work packages for offshore integrity campaigns.
Previous experience: I have experience as an AutoCAD draftsman in the energy sector, specifically mechanical/asset integrity.
Personal Interests: I enjoy searching out and enjoying a variety of music and going to live shows. I also love food of all cultures. Whether its dining out amongst Houston’s ever-growing foodie scene or deciding on the next meal to create with my wife, I love FOOD! I also enjoying working out and being outdoors with my wife and our dogs.
Family Life: This October, I will have been married for 15 years. We have two dogs and two cats.