Welcome to SPE Qatar Section Webpage!
This website aims to provide the Qatar’s most comprehensive source of information about petroleum engineering, including news of forthcoming SPE meetings, seminars and workshops and details of support for students and the programs for young E&P professionals.The SPE Qatar Section works closely with industry, government, professional institutes and academia to advance the learning of its members in all aspects of the energy industry; offshore, onshore and internationally. Our aim is to enhance members' industry experience and help them achieve their true potential.
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2015 SPE President
Helge Hove Haldorsen currently serves as Director General, Statoil Mexico after serving as vice president of strategy and portfolio for Statoil North America in Houston, Texas. Prior to his tenure at Statoil, Haldorsen worked for Norsk Hydro in various roles, including chief reservoir engineer, vice president technology and competence, vice president exploration and research, senior vice president international exploration and production, and president Hydro Gulf of Mexico.
SPE Qatar Section Chairperson
Sh. Faisal Bin Fahad Al-Thani, Phd
Deputy Managing Director,
Maersk Oil Qatar AS
Long serving chairman of the Society of Petroleum Engineers Qatar Section and Board member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers. Chairman of Doha Petroleum Club.