08th MEALF 2015 more

The 08th Middle East Artificial Lift Forum (MEALF) will be held at the Ritz Carlton Hotel, Doha - Qatar from February 3-5, 2015 under the patronage of H.E. Mohammed Saleh Al Sada - Head of the Ministry of Energy and Industry of Qatar - QP's Chairman & Managing Director. This Forum was organized in response to the growing demand expressed within the artificial lift technologies in the Middle East region and elsewhere. The main objective of the forum is to promote dialogue and discussion among new and existing artificial lift users by sharing best practices, experiences,case histories and discussing new technologies. The main Forum will consist of presentation and forum discussion sessions as well as an exhibition of related technology and services. An optional pre-forum training workshop will be held on the 03rd of February  2015

Pre-forum workshops 03rd February 2015 more

The workshops target participants with intermediate to advanced level of understanding in Artificial Lift Technologies and will focus on practical exercises and best practice / new-tech cases in an interactive setting

All the four courses will be running parallel to each other and will be delivered through a dedicated instructors, among them are:

- Electrical Submersible Pumps                       - Gas Lift

- Artificial Lift Selection                                - Sucker Rod Technologies

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  • Khaled Al-Ansari
    Qatar Petroleum
    Manager of Dukhan Field Development
  • Abdulrahman Ahmed Obaidan Fakhroo
    Qatar Petroleum, Qatar
    Petroleum Engineer
  • Saeed Al-Shaheen
    Kuwait Oil Company
    Manager Well Surveillance
  • Abdullah Al-Somali
    Saudi Aramco, KSA
    Artificial Lift Specialist Prodn & Facilities Devpt. Dept.
  • Nasser A. Salem
    Abu Dhabi Company for Onshore Oil Operations (ADCO)
    Operations Manager (NEB)
  • Nasser Ahmed Al-Rawahy
    Daleel Petroleum, Oman
    Production Technologist Team Leader
  • Atika Bimani
    Petroleum Development Oman LLC (PDO)
    ESP - Subject Matter Expert (ESP-SME)
  • Nada Al Mesfer
    Kuwait Oil Company
    Snr Engineer (Well Surveillance)
  • Atul Vispute
    Al Shaheen Weatherford
    Product Line Manager (Production Optimization ALS and Wellhead System)
  • Terry BanKen
    Occidental Petroleum of Qatar
    OPQL Production Operations Engineering Team Leader
  • Mohammed Aggour
    Texas A&M University at Qatar
    Professor - Petroleum Engineering Program
  • Lee A Yong
    Maresk Oil Qatar
    Head of Production Technology
  • Pierre Leschi
    Total E&P Qatar
    Vice President, Al Khalij Asset
  • Osama Fekry
    Baker Hughes / Artificial Lift / Gulf GeoMarket
    Operations Manager Oman & Yemen
  • Magdy Kirolos
    AlKhorayef Petroleum Company
    General Manager - Opertaions and Training
  • Mohamed Ghareeb
    Lufkin Egypt
    Eastern Hemisphere Technical Director: ALS / Oilfield Division
  • Mohammed Al Shaikh
    Occidental of Oman, Inc.
    Operation Engineering
  • Ahmed Elbehery
    General Electric Oil & Gas
    Country Manager
  • Basim Ibraheem Al-Rowaih
    Kuwait Gulf Oil Co.
    Team Leader Facility Engineering
  • Reza Bakhtiari
    PCM S.A.
    Kuwait Country Manager
  • Fouad Eid
    Dover Middle East
    General Manager
  • Ibrahim Kamel
    Fawares Petroleum Services
    Projects Manager
  • Ion Tanasescu
    Weatherford Oil Tool Middle East Ltd.
    RRL Solution Manager Eastern Hemisphere
  • Mahdy Kotb
    Artificial Lift Company (alcesp)
    Regional Manager MENA
  • Bastien Limoges
    Country Manager - PCM OMAN
  • Farouk Rahime
    Baker Hughes
    Product Line Manager-Artificial Lift
  • Ramez Guindi
    Technical Manager – Middle East
  • Saif Al Sawafi
    Baker Hughes
    Account Manager - Artificial Lift

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Khaled Al-Ansari
Qatar Petroleum
Manager of Dukhan Field Development

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Facts and Figures from Previous Show

  • 25%
    Increase In Attendance

    MEALF 2013 attracted a total of 250 attendess marking 25% increase on the previous edition.

  • 92%
    Rated 'Good' Or 'Excellent'

    A massive 92% of ehibitors surveyed rated the quality of attendees at Mealf 2013 as either 'good' or exellent.

  • 55
    Exhibiting Companies

    International and national oil companies exhibited with a flagship stands.

  • 26
    Countries represented

    International oil and gas companies such as Schlumberger, Zenth, Weatherford.