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Petroleum engineer

Reji Chinnappan Edappillikulangara, Indian petroleum engineer. Named to Oil and Natural Gas Corporation, India, 1980; recipient All India National Scholarship, Government of India, 1968, All India Merit Scholarship, 1975, First prize in national level paper writing competition, Institute Engineers, India, 1978-1979, Mert certified, Oil and Natural Gas Corporation, 1984, 1985, 1991, 1994, 1997.

Background

Edappillikulangara, Reji Chinnappan Son of Chinnappan Vareed Edappillikulangara and Elamma Chinnappan.

Education

Bachelor of Technology in Petroleum Engineering, Indian School Mines, Dhanbad, India, 1980. Postgrad. Diploma in Petroleum Engineering, Indian School Mines, Dhanbad, India, 1988.

Career

Assistant reservoir engineer Oil And Natural Gas Corporation Ltd, Ahmedabad, India, 1981. Assistant executive production engineer Oil And Natural Gas Corporation Ltd., Nazira, Assam, India, 1982—1986. Executive production engineer Oil And Natural Gas Corporation Ltd, Mumbai, India, 1986—1990.

Deputy superintending production engineer Oil And Natural Gas Corporation Ltd., Panvel, New Mumbai, India, 1991—1993, superintending production engineer Chennai, India, 1994—1998. Senior petroleum engineer Kuwait Oil Corporation, Ahmadi, 1998—2005, specialist Kuwait, since 2005.

Achievements

  • Certified petroleum engineer, Government India, 1980. Achievements include modifications of casing policy, testing methodology & improvisation of acidization in deep wells of Kuwait. Oil production from wells lying idle for substantial period through judicious workover.

    Identification of hydrocarbons in structures lying unexploited for long periods of time. Proving extension of some already delineated structures. Improvement of workover efficiency in India.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Technical Manual of Production Operations, 1992.

Membership

Founding secretary, executive committee member Mor Ignatious Social and Cultural Organization, Kuwait, since 2001. Founder, member managing committee St. Mary's Jacobite Syrin Church, since 2004. Member of Society Petroleum Engineers (certified appreciation 1989), All India Management Association (associate), Association Hydrocarbon Explorers (life).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, reading.

Connections

Married Sherly Jacob, September 19, 1982. Children: Christie Edappillikulangara Reji, Christina Edappillikulangara Reji.

father:
Chinnappan Vareed Edappillikulangara

mother:
Elamma Chinnappan

spouse:
Sherly Jacob

child:
Christie Edappillikulangara Reji Edappillikulangara

child:
Christina Edappillikulangara Reji Edappillikulangara