(EnergyAsia, February 17, Tuesday) — PennWell Corporation will be holding the ‘Offshore Asia’ conference at the IMPACT Convention and Exhibition Centre in Bangkok, Thailand from March 31 to April 2.

The event aims to provide key information on Asia’s expanding offshore industry as well as opportunities for industry professionals to network.

PennWell Corporation said the event, hosted by PTT Exploration and Production Plc, is endorsed by the department of mineral fuels in Thailand’s Ministry of Energy.

The organiser said that in view of Asia’s growing demand for subsea equipment, skills and technology, they have incorporated ‘Subsea Technology Asia’ as a new track in this year’s conference programme.

The new track will highlight the latest technology solutions and lessons in subsea applications and innovation.

Topics discussed include construction and installation issues, multiphase pump and flow management, field development methods and technology, drilling and well construction, floating production systems, subsea applications of multiphase pumps, subsea technology, and flowlines and pipelines.

Speakers at the conference include Eldon Ball (PennWell), Kurujit Nakornthap (Thailand’s Ministry of Energy), Anon Sirisaengtaksin (PTTEP), Tara Tiradnakorn and Tongchai Tonsuwunnarat (Chevron Thailand Exploration and Production Ltd), Rodney Silberstein (ARV Offshore), Will Rowley (Infield Systems), Polsak Tothong (AIR Worldwide Corporation), Kaushik Mukherjee (J.Ray McDermott), Vinodh Marimuthu) (PETRONAS), Todd Hutchison (Falck Alford), Brian Reeves (Oil & Gas Field Facilities Consultants), Jochen Hoehbusch (University of Bochum), Lars Bendixen (Danfoss A/S), 

Larry A. Bolander (Fluor Corporation), Thomas Sunde (Acergy), Noraliza Alwi (Petronas Research), Carlos Damski (Genesis Petroleum Technologies), Richard Conway (Expro Well Services), Ranjen Agrawaal (Mercator Petroleum), Florian Hollaender, Gary Foulis and Pierre-David Maizeret (Schlumberger), Terje W. Eilertsen (Technip), Lance Davis (Futuretec  Limited), Li Hanxing (CNOOC Research Centre), Adel Sheshtawy (USDR), Satish Kumar (Engineers India Limited), Arthit Thanaboonsombat (PCM Thailand), Ricky Simic (Oil States Industries), L Sidhichai Jayant (PTTEP), Douglas Davidson (Mooring Systems), Mats Rosengren (FDF Technology), Rodney Pinna (Arup), Alastair Trower (Welaptega Marine), Mads Hielmeland (Framo Engineering), Laura Macdonald (DES Operations), Kjell Garvik  and David Joiner (Aker Solutions), Joko Widjaja (Asia Institute of Technology), Tim Clarke (Optical Metrology Services), Gavin Rippe (JDR Umbiliccal Systems), Michael Carpenter (Sandvik), Zhen Min Cheong (FMC Technologies Singapore), Mads Hielmeland (Framo Engineering), N.K. Mitra (ONGC), Affonso Lourenco (CSIRO),  Wayne Grobbelaar (ITP Interpipe), Simon Lo (CD-Adapco), Dorin Scheianu (Wood Group LIT Houston). 

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