Dr David Spagnolo (Ph.D., P.Eng., ICD.D)

Senior VP, Oil & Gas Consulting

David has 20+ years experience in heavy oil upgrading and midstream operations and is the leader of Ausenco's Oil & Gas consulting business.

Dr David Spagnolo has over 20 years of experience in heavy oil upgrading and midstream operations.  He specialises in process engineering for the oil and gas industry. David established and managed Reaction Consulting, a Calgary-based business focussed on heavy oil upgrading and midstream operations in 2002. It was acquired by Ausenco in 2012.

David's experience covers a wide range of actives including: plant operations engineering, plant troubleshooting, turn-around activities, owners’ process engineering representative, front-end engineering, and owners’ business development technical specialist.

The combination of operations experience, engineering design and business development engineering provides clients with a unique perspective on problem solving.

Country experience :

  • Canada.
Areas of expertise
Oil & Gas
Downstream Consulting
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Plant Operations & Debottlenecking
  • Reliability Engineering
Midstream Consulting
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Plant Operations & Debottlenecking
  • Reliability Engineering
Upstream Consulting
  • Oil Sands