CONSOL Energy Inc. (NYSE: CNX) has selected Timothy C. Dugan as the new COO for its Exploration and Production (E&P) division.
Dugan comes to CONSOL Energy from Chesapeake Energy, where he most recently served as vice president of the Appalachia South business unit. Since 2009, he has directed Chesapeake Energy's operations in the Marcellus and Utica shale plays, and recently added oversight of geology, drilling, completions and reservoir planning. In addition, he was an integral part of the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport natural gas development project, the first major airport drilling program in the US.
His resume also includes key operational roles with Cabot Oil and Gas Corp. and EQT Corp. He brings with him over 30 years of experience across many of the major gas fields, including the Marcellus, Utica, Devonian, Barnett and Haynesville shale plays. Dugan received a Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering, with an emphasis in petroleum engineering, from the University of Pittsburgh. He is also a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers.