Ed Heiberger is a mechanical engineer from the University of Alabama and a registered petroleum engineer. His career has spanned a wide range of subsurface and project management roles onshore and offshore, and around the world. Heiberger has extensive experience in field appraisal and development planning, and supported BP's worldwide project portfolio inside the company's technology group.
In the past few years he has led an evaluation to bring advanced technologies to a large mature onshore gas field. In August 2008, he co-chaired an SPE Forum that targeted the advancement of facility technologies.