Robert Shimek is the Vice President of Operations for TransTex Treating. He started with TransTex in 2008 and brings 36 years of experience in many areas of the gas industry. His responsibilities include the start-up, operation, maintenance and budgeting of TransTex’s ever expanding fleet of amine plants, JT plants, dehydrators, generators, and all other associated equipment. Before coming to TransTex, Mr. Shimek was an area operations manager for Enterprise Products and El Paso Field Services; responsible for overseeing the operation, training, maintenance, and safety of many treating plants, processing plants, pipelines, and compressor stations located throughout the state of Texas. He has experience in gas and liquid measurement and has been the administrator of company policies and procedures. He was responsible for enforcing all safety and compliance policies, as well as participated in process safety management meetings.
Mr. Shimek has been on several company committees in his 20 years of management, working to resolve issues and building policies. Mr. Shimek began his career with BWT-Moore as an amine plant treating operator and has risen steadily in his responsibilities throughout the years. Mr. Shimek holds an associate degree in Business Management. This level of detailed knowledge ensures his tremendous ability to fully comprehend the intricacies of managing a successful operation from start to finish.
Mr. Shimek and his team continuously achieve excellent availability and run-time on their respective facilities.