Halff TriTex is a professional design firm providing responsive quality engineering services to the petroleum industry. Halff TriTex specializes in natural gas processing, safety and hazard analysis, pipeline services, and oil field production services. We have senior design engineers with in-plant operations experience who can trouble shoot issues and evaluate innovative efficient designs. Our engineers, project managers, and technicians understand the issues and develop sound approaches that consider cost implications, projected workload, schedule, and potential safety concerns. Halff TriTex provides innovative design, program management, and staff augmentation services and is nimble and flexible enough to quickly allocate sufficient resources to ensure a successful project.
Halff TriTex understands that communication and integrity are crucial factors to forming long-term professional client relationships. We deliver excellence and value to our clients. Our expertise, team environment, and focus on client satisfaction results in successful project completion and repeat business.
The multi-discipline nature of our parent company, Halff Associates, allows Halff TriTex the flexibility to perform turnkey oil and gas industry projects, if desired. For more information about Halff, please refer to www.halff.com.
engineering services pad site development and planning ■ civil engineering ■ structural engineering ■ transportation ■ frac pond design ■ permitting ■ 3D visualization
geographic information systems GIS database development and management ■ lease acquisition mapping ■ pipeline route analysis ■ web-based tracking systems
subsurface utility engineering utility location/relocation ■ accurate mapping of utilities ■ safety enhancements
well and pad surveying/staking ■ regulatory plats ■ surface use plans ■ easement research ■ lease boundary surveys ■ topographic surveys ■ pipeline surveying including alignment sheets, plats,condemnation plats, permit crossings and horizontal directional drill drawings ■ laser scanner surveying
environmental and compliance jurisdictional determinations (wetlands evaluations/delineations) ■ 404 permitting ■ NEPA analysis planning and documentation (EA/ EIS) ■ pipeline routing ■ due diligence site assessments ■ baseline sampling ■ remediation and closure ■ stormwater management plans and NPDES permits ■ SPCC plans ■ archaeological clearance ■ threatened and endangered species surveys ■ tree surveys ■ floodplain/ floodway determinations
right of way right-of-way acquisition ■ negotiations ■ eminent domain
natural gas processing process design and optimization ■ plant installation consulting ■ design and as-built drawings ■ equipment relocation design ■ capacity evaluations ■ vapor recovery design ■ dehydration design ■ refrigeration unit design ■ gas/liquids treating design ■ cooler, chiller, scrubber, turbine design ■ slug catcher inlet facilities design ■ gas plant staff augmentation ■ plant economics ■ equipment relocation design ■ process simulations ■ feasibility studies ■ procurement support ■ due diligence investigations ■ process and instrumentation diagrams (P&IDs) ■ compressor installation design
safety and hazard analysis process safety management (PSM) support ■ process hazard analysis incident analysis ■ operating and maintenance manuals ■ pressure relief/safety valve (PSV) evaluations ■ flare studies ■ management of change (MOC) support ■ gas plant operations training
pipeline services pipeline design ■ 3D plant piping design ■ gathering, transmission, and distribution pipeline design and relocation ■ conflict analysis
oil field services pump, tank, and vessel design ■ tank battery design ■ separator and metering design ■ salt water disposal design
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Richard S. Jones, PEVice President
A graduate of Oklahoma State University with a Master of Science degree in chemical engineering, Mr. Jones joined Halff TriTex following 13 years as owner/principal of TriTex Technologies, Inc. and more than 45 years of total engineering experience. Richard’s history includes management of operations and engineering with extensive knowledge in several facets of the oil and gas activities related to pipelines, compressor stations, gas processing, and gas treating, both domestically and internationally. He has helped with due diligence studies as well as assisted with oil and gas environmental and safety issues. Mr. Jones has testified as an expert witness in depositions and trials and has rendered assistance to counsel on matters related to opposing experts and the discovery process.
Tony DentonEngineering Manager
Mr. Denton graduated from Brigham Young University with a Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering. Tony has 30 years of experience in engineering, operations, and business planning in midstream, E&P, and power generation industries. Previously, Mr. Denton was director of plant operations with TGGT Midstream and was responsible for several natural gas treating and dehydration assets in Deep East Texas and Northwest Louisiana. He has also held management positions with Hess Corporation and BP North America Gas. Tony began his career with Warren Petroleum Company and its successor company, Dynegy, where he filled various engineering and management roles. His experience includes natural gas processing, natural gas liquids handling and fractionation, pipeline operations, power peaking plants, and cogeneration operations.
Kevin WalshEngineering Manager
Born and raised in Dallas, Texas, Mr. Walsh is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame with a Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering. For the past 12 years, he has worked in gas processing and gas transportation design, compliance, optimization, and operator training. Kevin previously served as a project manager at a sulfur recovery plant design firm in the Dallas area. Prior to that, Kevin spent 15 years with a large independent oil and gas E&P and refining company where he was a project engineer and project manager on a wide array of projects, both onshore and offshore. Other activities included the management of oil, gas, and LPG marketing and product accounting. Prior to oil and gas, Mr. Walsh was an engineer in the electrical power industry with responsibility for water treatment (make-up, waste, closed cooling systems), environmental permitting, and state and federal reporting.
Halff Tritex, LLC1201 North Bowser Road
Richardson, TX 75081-2275