About Us

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Geotex Industries LLC was founded in 2006 in Houston, Texas with the main purpose of create value for our clients in the Oil & Gas Industry, particularly in the field of Project Management, Engineering, Energy Plants Construction, Feasibility Studies, Cost / Accounting Management, Planning & Scheduling.

We are now joining forces with the most reliable industrial suppliers, fabrication firms and engineering companies to develop energy projects; ranging from power plants, fuel distribution centers, oil platforms, solar plants, and our signature project , MINI REFINERIES tailored to your specific needs in a strict time line anywhere in the world.

For the above purpose, we have a team with domestic and international industry experts to collectively analyze and put together a precise plan to maximize efficiency and economy of scales with minimum risk to your specific needs.

Our Executive Team

Juan Carrera

Founder and CEO

With a 35-year career, experience spans the life cycle phases of complex mega projects, Turnarounds / Shutdowns, and capital programs from conceptual planning and engineering through procurement, construction, start up, and commercial operations.

Established effective methods to integrate engineering, economic, financial, and risk management principals with leading technologies to analyze and manage schedule and financial risk on complex projects. Played a leading role in performance assessments and management audits of oil, gas, commercial and electric utility projects.
International experience.
Includes oil and gas projects in the Gulf of Mexico as Project Manager; in South America as General Manager based in Rio de Janeiro; in Mexico as GM, based in Mexico City and Ciudad del Carmen; In Buenos Aires, Argentina, in Panama City Panama; in West Africa as GM based in Victoria, Nigeria; and as a Project Director in the Middle East, Jubail and Raz Al Khair, Saudi Arabia.

Education: Doctor of Natural Sciences – RNDR Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia Master, Petroleum Engineering, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia & University of Houston, Texas B.S., Geotechnical Engineering with Minor in Geophysics, Comenius University, Slovakia

Manuel Castro

President & Director of Business Development

35 years of experience in Business Development, Strategic Planning, International Marketing and Sales. Marketing intelligence knowledge to develop sales and marketing business model for alliances, partnerships and/or acquisitions in domestic and international markets.
 
One the major achievements was the coordination of the first Urban Development Atlas using satellite images in Mexico (1980) and the second in the world in collaboration with NASA, Geological Survey and Photo Science. Launch of the 1st. Health Maintenance Organization in Mexico, from initial marketing surveys to advertising and marketing campaign.
 
Co-Proprietor of ASI Consultancy Group, in charge of Strategic Planning, Marketing Intelligence and Research, Organizational Development and Training. He managed programs for the World Bank, Heinz, Compaq, Ford MC, GEC Alsthom, Bayer, Compaq, Maritz, Meta 4, Golden Cross & Medica Sur.
 
Over 20 years’ experience in Oil & Gas positions as an executive in business development for various companies:
Global Industries (Technip), Global Drilling Fluids, ISI-Mustang (Engineering in Systematization), Hub City Industries (Well Services), Sentinel Services (Well Testing Services), Ebanoil (Well Logging), Sunnda Corporation (Manufacturer of Well Drilling and Stimulation Equipment), Enventives (Manufacturer of aphron products with patent for Drilling Fluids)
  Degree, Post-graduate Diploma in International Marketing (PGDIM), Sunderland University, UK ,
Diploma, Special Course in Human Settlements Planning, Edinburgh University, UK Degree in, Geography, College of Geography UNAM, Mexico

Jeremy Blilie

Director of Projects & Operations

Broad experience in Projects Planning and Engineering Operations Leadership to ensure seamless communication and flawless execution on all EPC projects. He is key to ensure personnel adherence to HSE policies for safe and effective performance of construction activities and control the execution of all business, technical, fiscal, and administrative functions . Responsible for reviewing and approving all contracts, subcontracts, RFP’s, and estimate packages.
He is the key player to execute the plans at the operation’s level of all aspects of Capital Projects from (FEL 2) through Execute (Detailed Engineering) and ensure customer satisfaction, execution of the goals detailed in Project Execution Plan, and adherence to the terms and conditions of the contract. Coordinates and manage utilization of regional assets including direct labor, fleet vehicles, tools and equipment. Identify and develop strategic relationships with customers, and opportunities to expand relationships.

Representative Projects:
Shell Deer Park Refining and Chemical Plant Projects, Chevron Phillips Chemical Plant Projects, Praxair Projects. Responsible for $30MM plant restart ­– commissioned two existing glass lined reactors, two holding tanks, four blenders, and all utility equipment Managed the design, fabrication, installation, and commissioning of two SS reactors, three pilot reactors, and two new tank farms
Education:
The University of Texas at San Antonio, Graduated December 2004 Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering. Further education and skills: ASME B 31.3, ASME Section VIII Division I, ASME Section IX SAP, Project Execution Management System, RSView, ProCore, GP. SmartSketch, Pro/Engineer 3D Modeling, MATLAB ANSYS, Auto CAD

Typhanie Nguyen

Trade Desk & Finance Operations Director

Over 25 years in the oil and gas industry.  Her experience stretches across the board: Upstream, Midstream, Downstream, Supply Chain and Mergers & Acquisitions. Worked with several majors, Marathon Oil and Marathon Petroleum, OXY Oil N Gas and  Enbridge Energy, amongst others.
More recently has been contracting for several trade desks doing their trade accounting: Dynegy, Enron and Pennzoil. From 2012-2017, held the position as Assistant Manager Operations Accounting for one of Houston's very well known power-house trading companies; Tauber Oil.
From 2018, teamed up with All American Refinery, INC.  With full access to suppliers, being able to source jet fuel, diesel and gasoline to buyers via US Terminals, Racks and rails.  She is currently Vice President of Business Development and Mexico Operations. 

Representative Projects:

Source supply of Crude and Refined products to several international markets that have the demand in the Americas, Africa, Europe and Middle East Crude projects include working with a group to scope out leased barrels and negotiate a deal that brings together landowners, producers, drillers and midstream gatherers.
      Source and fulfill delivery requirements for fuel through 257+ government contracts Building over a 50 deals to deliver fuel to buyers in Mexico via railcars and barges mainly
Education:
BBA in Accounting from Sam Houston State University

About Us

Geotex Industries LLC was founded in 2006 in Houston, Texas with the main purpose of create value for our clients in the Oil & Gas Industry, particularly in the field of Project Management, Engineering, Energy Plants Construction, Feasibility Studies, Cost / Accounting Management, Planning & Scheduling.

Address

Geotex, LLC.
5010 Woodway Dr # 405
Houston, Texas 77056
Phone: (281)-250-3462