Tadd Busch

Tadd J. Busch, Ingénieur de Stockage Souterrain

Workover design and supervision of mechanical integrity testing of salt caverns, permitting, and regulatory compliance.

Tadd Busch


North Dakota State University (USA) 2005
Bachelor of Science, Industrial Engineering & Management

Previous Positions

Target Energy
Houston, Texas, USA

MWD/LWD Field Engineer Operated and monitored MWD/LWD services on location as lead engineer, analyzed and interpreted well site data. Set up, monitored and maintained accurate depth tracking, gamma logs, and directional surveys. Provided operational advice on equipment technical/operational specifications to the customer. 

Cargill Deicing Technology
Avery Island, Louisiana, USA

Project Engineer Supervised contract workers while maintaining workplace safety through proper training and record keeping. Participated in Business Unit teams to leverage internal knowledge while focusing on best practices. Managed capital projects, associated schedules and budgets. 

Cargill Deicing Technology
Avery Island, Louisiana, USA
[2002 to 2003]

Engineering Co-op/Intern Assisted project manager in the design, installation, and start-up of a new manufacturing process to make an enhanced de-icing product. Assisted in the organization, planning, and control of the surface maintenance department in support of an underground salt mine. 

Cargill Salt
Breaux Bridge, Louisiana, USA

Project Manager Increased USP salt sales by 10% with the design and implementation of a process improvement project. Assisted in the organization, planning and execution of bi-monthly shutdowns.

Cargill Oilseeds
Iowa Falls, Iowa, USA

Engineering Co-op/Intern Investigated engineering and process improvements to lower the BOD and COD levels discharged in the plant wastewater stream. Assisted in the implementation of a new process system to create products for foreign markets.

Cargill Deicing Technology
Lansing, New York, USA
[2000 to2001]

Engineering Co-op/Intern Supported mining operations with surveying face pins, mining advances, mapping and weekly production reporting, also kept detailed analysis on overall mine convergence. Conducted feasibility study on the economic viability of increasing production of the Mix-N-Fines product line at the Lansing location.

Professional Societies

Society of Petroleum Engineers
Solution Mining Research Institute
American Association of Drilling Engineers