About Us

Company Profile

Established in 2013 by Bill Von Gonten in College Station and now located in Houston, W.D. Von Gonten Laboratories, LLC is a state-of-the-art laboratory with focus on core analysis and intepretation, and geomechanical properties of low permeability reservoirs, ultimately providing clients with recommendations regarding landing point optimization and fracturing.



Bill Von Gonten, Jr. - Chairman of the Board and CEO


Mo Cordes - President and COO


Roberto Suarez-Rivera - Scientific Director


W.D. Von Gonten Laboratories' clients include large & small oil & gas operators, and many other industry related companies including, but not limited to the following countries:

  • United States
  • Canada
  • Argentina
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Australia
  • Mexico
  • China
  • Ukraine
  • Chile
  • Paraguay