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GaffneyCline 60th Anniversary

Our story

Explore 60 years of technical and commercial advisory for the energy industry

Photo of Peter Gaffney and Ben Cline.


In 1962, Peter Gaffney and Ben Cline both had aspirations to start their own consultancy. Soon after, Gaffney, Cline & Associates opened its first office in Trinidad.

Photo of GCA in the 1970's


Natural gas and oil discoveries in the North Sea provided the keystone to our operations and bolstered many new projects internationally.

Chemical Age magazine cover featuring GCA.


In addition to establishing GCA in Singapore and Houston in the mid-1970's, the company continued to open more offices around the world in Washington, Sydney, Buenos Aires, and throughout the United Kingdom.

GCA receiving receiving the Queen’s Award.


Gaffney, Cline & Associates recognizes numerous achievements, such as receiving the Queen’s Award, the Quality Assurance ISO9001 certification, and Peter Gaffney’s appointment as president of the Society of Petroleum engineers.

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Gaffney, Cline & Associates is acquired by Baker Hughes to expand the corporation’s reach beyond the wellbore and into reservoir and asset management.

Cover of the 2019 CCUS report.


GaffneyCline formally launched its Carbon Management and Energy Transition offering in 2019, supporting clients with reducing their carbon intensity and assessing carbon capture, utilization and storage opportunities.

GCA 60th anniversary logo.


GaffneyCline celebrates our 60th anniversary. We’d like to thank our wonderful team and clients that have allowed us to continue our legacy as experts in the global energy landscape. We look forward to a future of helping more clients around the world evolve and expand.