The Petroleum Engineering Association of JCT College of Engineering and Technology was inaugurated by Er.S. Sarana Krishnan, Drilling Fluid Specialist of MISWACO from Schlumberger Company,USA on 15/7/2015 with Dr.G.Ramesh presiding over the function.
Er.S. Sarana Krishnan stressed the need for developing experienced drilling technologist who can contribute to the safe and efficient exploration of petroleum reserves. The drilling technology offers opportunities for innovative operating conditionswith newer methods of operation of heavy and dangerous equipments.
Presently the technology of petroleum resources is in its beginning. Most of personal employed are not exposed to the real problems associated with drilling, logging,enhanced recovery and safety aspects connected with hydrocarbon handling. The salary and facilities available are the maximum compared to any other engineering field. Several case studies and solution for design consideration is optimum equipment production and operation are explained
In order to compete with international competition, Er.S Sarana Krishnan advised the students to have concentrated efforts in their studies and select appropriate project and design assignments .Prof. N. Krishnaswamy welcomed the gathering.
Earlier the office Barres of the association were introduced and Er. S VenkatesaPrabhu, HOD, proposed the vote of thanks.