New Wells Learning Centre in Oman
State-run Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) on inaugurated New Wells Learning Centre with the aim of sustaining production and improving efficiency of oil output.
The centre, a joint venture between PDO and Shell, officially was opened at PDO’s Mina Al Fahal headquarters by Dr Mohammed bin Hamad Al Rumhy, the Minister of Oil and Gas with the objectives of training experienced wells professionals and new recruits.
“This is an example of Shell’s long-standing partnership with Oman and with PDO in particular. The world class training centre will further enhance well engineering in Oman and produce highly skilled Omani well engineers, who will not only help the sustainable and efficient development of Oman’s oil and gas resources but will also be highly competitive internationally,” said Chris Breeze, Shell Oman Country Chairman.