Chief Operating Officer
Dan Callens is the Chief Operating Officer for Cameron LNG, LLC.
Dan oversees all activities relating to the liquefied natural gas (LNG) plants as well as the LNG tanker export/import terminal operations. Since joining Cameron LNG in 2015, he has led the staffing, training and competency, policy, procedure and system development of the HSSE (Health, Safety, Security & Environmental), Operations, Maintenance, Engineering, Supply Chain and Public Relations organizations. This includes development of the Operating Budget, Corporate Management System, Risk Register, Business Continuity Plan, Emergency Response Plan, Long-term Service Agreements and other site specific operating plans to achieve safe and reliable long-term operation.
Dan has over 35 years of experience in the oil and gas industry in a variety of engineering, corporate planning, field and plant operations, maintenance, environmental, startup and commissioning assignments in senior leadership and executive level capacities. He brings extensive global experience in a wide range of locations and mix of hydrocarbon production that includes the Caspian Region of Kazakhstan (Arctic sour oil & gas), Papua New Guinea (LNG – sweet gas), Qatar (LNG – sour gas), Sakhalin Island (Arctic oil & gas), Prudhoe Bay Alaska North Slope, California heavy oil (steam flood operation), West Texas CO2 tertiary recovery and offshore Gulf of Mexico.
Dan is originally from South Louisiana and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Petroleum Engineering from Louisiana Tech University, as well as, an MBA from Tulane University.