SQU inks deal with Hydrocarbon Finder

The Sultan Qaboos University, represented by its Oil and Gas Research Centre, signed a contract with Hydrocarbon Finder to support oil and gas research.

The agreement was signed by HE Dr Ali Bin Saud Al Bimani, the Vice-Chancellor of Sultan Qaboos University, Mohammed Bin Ahmed, CEO of the company, in the presence of Dr Rahma Bint Ibrahim Mahrouguih, Vice-President for Graduate Studies and Scientific Research, Dr Yahya Bin Mansour Al Wahaibi, director of oil and gas research centre, as well as Professor Dr Saif Bin Nasser Al Bahri Professor of Biology Department, Faculty of Science and one of the researchers on the project.

The contract will continue in the first phase for a period of three years, with a total value of nearly $1,000,000.

Under the contract, the Oil and Gas Research Center at the University will provide technical advice and scientific research for the company to develop in the area No. 7 and No. 15 of the region’s oil fields.