Muscat, Feb16 (ONA) ---- Oman Petroleum & Energy Show 2020 will kick-off on March 9th at Oman Convention and Exhibition Center.
The three-day event will be organized by Oman Petroleum Development (PDO) and Oman Expo.
This was revealed during the press conference held today at the Crowne Plaza Hotel – Muscat. Dr. Salman Al-Shidi, Director General of the Petroleum Investments Department at the Ministry of Oil and Gas explained that the exhibition will be attended by a number of governmental and private institutions from different countries of the world, adding that more than (300) local and international companies will participate in the exhibition.
He said that the event is a platform that brings together different companies and businessmen who contribute to this field, especially with regard to technology, adding that the event aims to attract a number of companies from the GCC countries, Asia, America, Europe, and Africa, which represent a fertile market for the products and services of Omani companies operating in the oil and gas fields.
He indicated that during the conference, 6 awards will be given to companies working in the fields of oil and gas, which include the areas of local added value, innovation and technology, transformation and structure of companies to double efficiency.
On his turn, Dr. Badr bin Saud Al Kharousi, Director of Oil for the North Region at PDO, said that during the conference, new topics will be discussed for the first time, including developing gas fields, marine operations, exploring oil on the high seas and introducing more comprehensive materials in the field of enhanced oil recovery as the Sultanate is a pioneer in that field. He added that the conference will include four sessions for chief executives with different topics and there will be 28 technical discussion sessions specialized in the sector.