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The Lateral Network 
for Deepwater Professionals
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A collaboration proudly hosted by Lateral Engineering Solutions LLC for independent contractors, technical professionals, and service providers specializing in deepwater projects and applications. The Lateral Network's mission is to enhance each individual's capabilities by securely sharing technical resources and tools, while simplifying access to each other's diverse skillsets to offer practical solutions. 

Contact LES for more information on how the Lateral Network can support your business or project needs. We're also open to collaborative opportunities outside the deepwater energy industry, where our knowledge and skills can provide a unique perspective to the challenges you face.

Les Griffin

Les Griffin

Lateral Engineering Solutions LLC

Founder & Engineering Director

Drilling, completion, & intervention subsea hardware & tooling incl. wellhead systems, risers, trees, installation & testing equipment.

Paul Tompor

Paul Tompor

Strategic Quality Services

Director of Quality Services

Quality Management Systems Development, Process Control, and Quality Professional Resourcing. QMS implementation experience in Automotive, Aerospace, Military, Nuclear, and Oil & Gas industries.

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Phil Castle-Smith

Phil Castle-Smith

PCS Industrial Solutions LLC

Sr. Welding & Metallurgical Engineer

Metallurgy, Fabrication, Non-Destructive Evaluation (Including AUT), Materials Testing, and Quality Management

Nathan Vollrath

Nathan Vollrath

Wantok Consulting LLC

Open Water & Subsea Hardware Engineer

Open Water & Subsea Hardware

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Steve Hodges

Steve Hodges

SBH Creative Consulting

Deepwater Consultant, Career Coach

Deepwater Project Delivery, Technical Assurance, Floating Production Systems, Risers, Tendons, Career Coaching, Mentoring

Bob Byers

Bob Byers

Deepwater Operations Consultant

Marine construction and open water operations

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