June,20

June,20

The Aktau Section of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) organised a Friday Drink Reception on Friday, 20th of June. This event was sponsored by Schlumberger and hosted at open-air terrace at the Renaissance hotel and gathered more than 200 visitors throughout the evening.
The evening started with a Social and Membership hour, where people had an opportunity to apply for SPE membership and in informal environment meet with peers from other local oil and gas companies to include Petrom, CMOC, Jupiter Energy, Schlumberger, Weatherford, Halliburton, Ersai, Baker Hughes and others. The event started by the Membership hour and led by Alen Berdimuratov (Membership Chairperson). Then Kairzhan Albazarov, the SPE Section Chairperson, briefed the participants on the SPE plans and activities in Aktau. The evening continued with MOK Peter Holding and Karen Ziegler, who gave an interesting and insightful presentation on oil and gas marketing sharing their technical expertise with the audience. Finally, William Abson from MOK was moderating the entire event and led the Oil Quiz, in which the CMOC team prevailed.
Attractive by its friendly and cheerful atmosphere the event gathered some hotel residents and guests - likely oilmen. Being in the centre of the reception and having its members leading throughout the course of event SPE Aktau Section had an exciting opportunity to bring together the industry colleagues ensuring that the industry vision is aligned to the best developments in our highly dynamic sector
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