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Troy Johnson


Troy Johnson

Alaska SCADA & Automation Manager

Troy A. Johnson, P.E. is a proven technical professional providing ethical leadership, inspiring vision, and hands-on project execution and management. He is a Registered Professional Engineer in Control Systems and holds an MBA with thirty years of experience in the commercial and technical aspects of automation, instrumentation, and process control. Troy has spent the last 15 years directly supporting Alaska Oil and Gas producers and operators.

Troy’s career has been providing project engineering, consulting, and system integration services to industrial and government markets. He has designed, configured, and installed software-based information and control systems that provide automatic control and optimization of discrete and continuous processes while acquiring, storing, and converting real time process data for use by operators, engineering and enterprise management information systems.

Mr. Johnson’s responsibilities typically include high value, cost conscious management and supervision of engineering, O&M, design, configuration & programming, subcontractors, 3rd party vendors, procurement, testing, installation/construction and commissioning of: Distributed Control Systems, PLC/Host computer systems, Data Acquisition / SCADA systems, IT / communication systems, field instrumentation, mechanical packages, and control panels/modules for industrial and government sectors. Troy is skilled at needs assessments & scope development, front end engineering and design (FEED), process safety / SIS, alarm management, OT/IT DMZ data exchange, and OT cybersecurity.

As the Alaska Automation Manager / SCADA Manager for Hilcorp, Mr. Johnson is responsible for SCADA and Industrial Automation & Control systems for Hilcorp Alaska oil & gas operations. He is responsible for industrial hardware and software maintenance of existing system as well as modernization, upgrades and new projects in the Cook Inlet offshore, Kenai Peninsula and on the North Slope at Milne Point, Endicott, NorthStar Island and Point Thomson. Troy leads the implementation and operation of OT Cybersecurity for Hilcorp Alaska assets in compliance with TSA critical infrastructure guidelines. He oversees the integrity and availability of process data to meet financial, state and federal regulatory and optimization requirements of the corporation.

Troy lives with his wife in Anchorage AK. They have two sons, both also engineers. He is an avid hunter and fisherman.


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