Jerry Ferguson

Jerry D. Ferguson
Gerente de Geociencias

Responsibilities include providing a wide variety of geology and geophysics to oil and gas companies, gas transmission companies, natural gas and liquids storage companies, trusts and institutional investors.


Oklahoma State University (USA) 1975
Bachelor of Science in Geology

Oklahoma State University (USA) 1977
Master of Science in Geology


Fairways Exploration & Production, LLC Houston, Texas, USA [2009 to 2015]

Senior Geoscience Advisor Managed the evaluation and development of company leasehold in the West Madisonville Field, Madison County, Texas. Project manager for a 300 square mile 3D survey in Escambia Co., Alabama & Santa Rosa Co., Florida.

TXCO Resources, Inc. Houston, Texas, USA [2008 to 2009]

Division Geologist Primary responsibility was the exploitation of the company’s Fort Trinidad Field asset in Houston & Madison counties East Texas.

Yuma Exploration & Production Co, Inc. Houston, Texas, USA [2004 to 2008]

Exploration Geologist Subsurface projects: Bryceland Field – Bienville Parish, La.; New Albany Shale - Illinois Basin; North Louisiana – Hosston, Cotton Valley & Haynesville exploration utilizing data-mining techniques; 3D Projects: Sweetlake-Cameron & Calcasieu Parishes, S. La.; Anderson Co. East Texas; Quarantine Bay-Plaquemines Parish, La.; La Brisa Ranch-Starr Co. South Texas; Monclova-Sabinas Mesozoic Basin Mexico, Pemex concession evaluation.

Hunt Petroleum Corporation Houston, Texas, USA [2002 to 2004]

Exploration Consultant Contracted to evaluate the exploration potential of the company’s acquisition of El Paso’s East Texas Cotton Valley/ Bossier producing properties.

Savannah Oil and Gas, LLC Houston, Texas, USA [2000 to 2002]

Exploration Consultant Exploration and prospect generation in East Texas. Bossier and Woodbine prospects generated from 3D seismic interpretation in Anderson, Henderson, and Freestone Counties. Discovered the Bethel (Bossier) Field, Anderson County, Texas.

Broughton Operating Corp. Houston, Texas, USA [1998 to 2000]

Geologist/Geophysicist Primary responsibility was the exploitation and exploration of the Jurassic Cotton Valley Bossier Formation within the company’s 500 square mile proprietary 3D seismic coverage in Robertson, Leon and Freestone Cos., Texas.

Exploration Technologies, Inc. Houston, Texas, USA [1993 to 1998]

Project Manager Managed contract exploration geological/geochemical surveys. Work included business development, budget preparation, field supervision, data interpretation, report preparation, and presentation of results to clients.

Pacific Enterprises Oil Company, USA Houston, Texas, USA [1990 to 1993]

Senior Exploration Geologist/Geophysicist Purchased, processed, and interpreted a 500 line mile seismic database in East Texas, resulting in a package of six Smackover prospects with 40-80 BCFG potential per prospect.

Triad Energy Corporation Houston, Texas, USA [1984 to 1990]

Senior Exploration Geologist/Geophysicist Prospect generation in the following East Texas trends: Paluxy Sandstone, Rodessa Fm., Smackover Limestone, Clarksville-Jurassic, and James Limestone. Discovered the Salt Break (Smackover) Field, Navarro Co. Synthesized geophysical and geological data allowing for a fast, cost effective means (gravity vs. seismic) of exploring the frontier, Clarksville Jurassic trend.

Cenergy Exploration Company Houston, Texas, USA [1981 to 1984]

Senior Exploration Geologist Prospect generation in the following East Texas trends: Cotton Valley Massive Lime and Schuler Sandstone, Smackover Limestone, Mexia-Talco Fault Zone, Woodbine Fm., and Paluxy Sandstone.

Gulf Oil Corporation Houston, Texas, USA [1977 to 1981]

Exploration Geologist Exploration project work in South Texas Wilcox, Offshore Texas, Black Warrior Basin, East Texas Deep Woodbine, South Arkansas, and East Texas Smackover. Proved the effectiveness of the soil-gas hydrocarbon survey as an exploration tool on the Gulf Coast.


Houston Geological Society
Society of Independent Professional Earth Scientists
American Association of Petroleum Geologists

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