from Politeknik Brunei (PB) led by Haji Muhammad Reizal bin Muhammad
Ali, Ahmad Bukhari bin Haji Emran and Haji Abdul Muiz bin Haji Matali
from the Petroleum Engineering Department, participated in the SPE
Malaysia Oil and Gas Convention 2017 (SMOGC 2017) in Kuala Lumpur,
The event was organised by SPE Student Chapters in Malaysia comprising SPE-UTM SC and SPE Heriot-Watt SC.
competition was divided into two categories – Oil Rig Design and
Petrobrain. Siti Nurhidayah Akmal binti Haji Wahid, Nurul Farhanah binti
Haji Jadid and Siti Nur Alyana Syaqinah binti Abdul Rahman,
representatives from PB won second place in the Petrobrain competition.
representatives tested their skills and knowledge in a fast-paced quiz
on technical and non-technical questions related to oil and gas industry
against top universities from Malaysia, Indonesia, India and Vietnam.
Oil Rig Design Team comprising four Diploma in Petroleum Engineering
students – Muhammad Afiq Sufi bin Abu Sufyan, Corine Lim, Fazrina binti
Tuah and Muhammad Ashraf Fuad bin Muhammad Nizamuddin, obtained fourth
place. The group’s oil rig was, named ‘Himaya’, is an Arabic word for
The event brought together students and
experts in oil and gas industry to exchange experiences, ideas and
solutions regarding oil and gas problems. It also sought to strengthen
ties among students and industry experts.