Phil Nash

Advisor, Drilling, Completions and Workovers


  • Leads the review and oversight of operator well plug and abandonment programs
  • Coordinates activity authorization applications
  • Performs inspections and audits of offshore operations to ensure compliance with legislation, regulations, requirements and commitments
  • Assists with the review of technical information for production facilities as required (wellheads, downhole components)
  • Represents the CNSOPB on a number of technical local and international committees

Biographical Snapshot:

  • Over 20 years of work experience, including over four¬†with the CNSOPB
  • Prior to working with the CNSOPB, Phil worked for more than 13 years in various operations-related roles
  • Prior experience as a wireline specialist, including running tools and evaluating log information

Professional Affiliations, Degrees, and Distinctions:

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical Engineering), Technical University of Nova Scotia
  • Professional Engineer (P. Eng.), Engineers Nova Scotia

More About Me:

  • Phil is interested in sports, and enjoys spending time with his family.