Bringing the lost art of systems engineering & integration back to well control equipment

Frank Sklenka / Principal


Frank Sklenka has over 30 years of experience and leadership of teams focused on deep water drilling equipment and pressure control systems design, manufacturing and implementation. Prior to forming LinRich Solutions, Frank was President of two AXON Energy Products divisions – Subsea Products division and Drilling Products division. Prior to AXON, he was the Senior Product Manager for Subsea BOP control systems at Oceaneering International. Frank was also the Director of Engineering for BOP Controls and Motion Compensation at National Oilwell Varco.

Frank began his career as a staff engineer at the American Bureau of Shipping, where he provided machine design analysis for drilling equipment assessments. Throughout his career, he has been the team lead and a strategic participant in the design, production and support of subsea pressure control systems and related products & services which are currently deployed globally in a large number of deep and ultra-deep water applications. Frank is a licensed Professional Engineer in Texas and has a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Lehigh University.