Archive for Month: September 2014
By Teguh Kristian Tampubolon (Education and Workshop Division) Directional drilling can be defined as the practice of controlling the direction and deviation of a wellbore to a predetermined underground target or location Directional drilling has been an integral part of the oil and gas industry since the 1920s. While the […]
Why Petroleum Engineering? Better Job Opportunities!
By Damian Dion Salam (Education and Workshop Division) Looking to cash in on some of the opportunities the shale gas industry now affords, students are taking up a major in petroleum engineering. A petroleum engineer “understands the drilling aspects, he understands the reservoir management. Whereas the oil and gas industry […]