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consultant , Petroleum engineer

Hom Bahadur Chetri, Indian petroleum engineer, consultant. Convener Abhi-Jaman Memorial Trust, Duliajan, India, 2000—2007; Member of Society Petroleum Engineers (Paper writing contest award 2005).


Chetri, Hom Bahadur was born on August 6, 1957 in Digboi, India.


Master of Science, Indian School Mines, Dhanbad, 1981. Degree, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India, 1986. Procter and Gamble Diploma, Norwegian Institute of Technology, Trondheim, 1988.


Junior engineer Engineers India Ltd., New Delhi, 1981—1982. Assistant director Oil and Natural Gas Corporation, Nazira, India, deputy director Dehradun, India, 1988—1993, manager Baroda, India, 1994—1996. Chief manager Indian Oil Corporation, New Delhi, 1994—1997.

Specialist, consultant Kuwait Oil Corporation, Ahmadi, since 1998.


  • Achievements include first to time laspe pressure monitoring for water flood management in North Kuwait, leading to better recovery efficiency and production enhancement. First to test the mobility of oil below the original oil-water contact and enhance oil in place-reserves & managing giant reservoirs in North Kuwait. Discovery of played a key role in the discovery of Himachal Pradesh-HT Jurassic reservoirs in North Kuwait, which dawned the era of gas field development.

    Development of recommended early production facility for handling sour crude production in North Kuwait for the first time.


  • Other Work

    • Author: (poetry) Parkhaun Hami, Mrigatrishna Ko Nadi, Duluwa ko Dairy (Bhanu award, 2007), Khitij Harai Ko Chchaina, Yudhanta.


Convener Abhi-Jaman Memorial Trust, Duliajan, India, 2000—2007. Member of Society Petroleum Engineers (Paper writing contest award 2005).


Married Asha Asha, November 27, 1983. 1 child Suyog.

Asha Asha

Suyog Chetri