Maximising performance
through your people

Our mission is to deliver performance improvements across the well life cycle using a range of services including performance coaching, training, consultancy and audit.  We have successfully assisted in the safe delivery of  70+ wells.

What we do


HPHT Services

SSL has over 20 years of experience in the HPHT drilling arena and have assisted in the safe delivery of 70+ wells.

Our well site HPHT coaching, training, consultancy and auditing services assist the crews to stay within the safe well boundaries whilst we:-

Increase safety and

Improve performance and save rig time

Accelerate competency

Enhance communication and engagement

Ensure operational readiness

Reinforce and embed good working practice.

Performance Improvement

Continual performance improvement is essential in a low price oil environment.  SSL have a track record of delivering performance improvements for our clients.  On one of our most recent engagements our approach and systems identified over $1m of savings.

We use our unique LEAD OpExcellence performance improvement method and a number of complementary performance tools. We have developed a variety of service levels which are tiered to meet each client’s specific needs.

Consultancy Services

We provide a wide range of consultancy and training services:

Well Control Readiness Audits

COMP-Crew™ - a “traffic light” performance measurement tool.

Technical Authoring - creating, editing or auditing manuals/procedures/policies

Training Courses – such as: HPHT, Stuck Pipe Prevention, Performance Improvement

Leadership Programmes – these management courses cover topics such as: Leading through change and Enhancing team performance.

Who we are


Salos Sunesis has been providing  performance and technical services to the global oil and gas industry since 1996. Our select teams of well site coaches are recognised industry specialists and trained in master coaching techniques.  The well site coaches are supported remotely by our industry experts and this approach allows our organisation to apply our vast experience and performance systems in a highly effective manner, to the benefit of our clients.  

Our name, meaning ‘wave of knowledge’ in Greek, reflects our approach.

Previous clients


Latest News

New Appointment

Salos Sunesis are delighted to welcome Bob Dickson to our team as Operations Manager.  Bob has over 35 years’ experience working in the drilling industry covering many aspects of drilling engineering and management.  Bob’s previous positions include: Wells Team Leader, Drilling Superintendent, Drilling Supervisor and Drilling Engineer for a number of operators including Amoco, Aramco, Engie, Hess and Talisman. He has extensive experience with jack-ups, semi submersibles, drillships and landrigs and has worked in North Sea, Middle East, Russia, Norway, North Africa and has also peer reviewed wells in Asia.  Bob is now responsible for overseeing our day to day operations. 

Fit 4 $50 Event

SSL are hosting a “Fit for $50” presentation on Wednesday 18 November 2015 from 1800-1930 at Aberdeen Business School

 This Industry based discussion covers the insights of a recent joint study by RGU and SSL on the operational performance management and leadership challenges of the $50 barrel world.  (Please click the "download" button to read the invitation)

If you are interested and would like to attend please e-mail and let us know as there are a limited number of spaces.


Maintaining sustained business success: SSL commission study into sustainability in $50 dollar/barrel world.

Salos Sunesis have recently engaged with Aberdeen Business School to conduct a study into sustaining operational high performance and business success in a $50 dollar/barrel world. Salos Sunesis MD, Grant Wallace, commented “This study is extremely important for us, as it relates entirely to our company mission and how we move forward as an industry, perhaps even indefinitely, in a low oil price environment”. The study will be led by an MBA Oil and Gas student from Aberdeen Business School.

Salos Sunesis sponsor and host LeaderCast 2015 Aberdeen event

This year Salos Sunesis sponsored and provided the event Host for the 8th May 2015 LeaderCast 2015 at the Village Urban Resort, Kingswells, Aberdeen. SSL’s Performance Director  provided the local Aberdeen host for what was a live interactive web-broadcasted event, discussing leadership perspectives with Seth Godin, Rudy Giuliani, Ed Catmull and Nobel Laureate Malala Yousafzai. Edosa Akioya, from the LeaderCast’s local UK event partners, Total Perspectives, said SSL’s support was “invaluable in making it a huge success”. Indeed, the event was a resounding success and the SSL team look forward to supporting Total Perspectives and LeaderCast again next year in 2016.