Renewable, Power & Nuclear, Petrochemical, Chemical & Fertiliser, Oil & Gas
CRUDE OIL TREATMENT RESEARCH EXPERT
Responsible for providing superior technical insight and consultancy to client R&D and Engineering project teams on issues related to crude oil treatment technologies in the midstream segment, and acting as clientâs technical authority for the development, evaluation, and selection of cost-effective technologies to ensure compliance with crude oil quality specifications at its Gas Oil Separation Plants (GOSPs).
Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering with strong background on midstream crude oil treatment processes.
Minimum 15 years of experience in R&D relevant to midstream crude oil treatment technologies
Extensive scientific/technical authority and a broad technical credibility:
Member of editorial/consultative committees of leading journals/associations related to midstream crude oil treatment technologies
Extensive list of publications and patents.
Proven track record of initiating, overseeing, and conducting advanced technical projects with a proven ability to connect commercial technology, R&D, and operational excellence.
Hands-on experience in field operations and engineering projects.
Experience leading technical experts with diverse backgrounds and nationalities
Conduct pre-feasibility and full feasibility studies on novel technologies, including chemical, mechanical, electrostatic, and thermal options, to guarantee maintaining crude oil quality standards at the lowest cost.
Develop plans for bench-scale, pilot, and demonstration studies for novel crude oil treatment technologies, and provide expert guidance during their execution.
Conduct optimization studies of crude oil treatment systems.
Perform simulation studies to develop novel crude oil treatment technology options suitable for different crude oil reservoirs.
Identify and lead collaboration activities with leading institutes/organizations in the development of crude oil treatment technologies in upstream surface facilities and connect with the world-leading experts as needed.
Provide superior technical guidance during complex troubleshooting for GOSPs.
Liaise with relevant client stakeholders to ensure in-house technology options are deployed promptly.
Serve as clientâs technical spokesperson on issues related to crude oil treatment and enhance the worldwide technical reputation of client.
Provide expert input to client technology roadmaps, and regularly review alignment with other business units.