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Chartered Petroleum Engineer (United Kingdom)

  • Generic name of profession

    Title:
    Petroleum industry - production and processing of fuels and lubricants
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Chartered Petroleum Engineer
    Translation(s):
    Chartered Petroleum Engineer (EN)
    Country:
    United Kingdom
    Region:
    All regions
  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

     
    EU Law :
    Other  Royal Charter 2003
    National legislation:
    Royal Charter 2003
    Useful link:
    http://www.energyinst.org/about-us

    Regulation

     
    Type of regulation :
    Protected title (without reserves of activities)

    Recognition

     
    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    General system of recognition - primary application
    Qualification level:
    PS4 - Diploma of post-secondary level (exactly 4 years) , Art. 11 e
    Prior check of qualifications for a temporary and/or occasional provision of services:
    No
  • Activities

    Description of activities:
    Chartered Petroleum Engineer – you will be concerned with the design, development, application and promotion of new, more efficient engineering applications and/or technologies for the exploration, drilling, extraction, production, transportation, transmission and utilisation of petroleum in all its forms with due consideration for health, safety and the environment. A Chartered Petroleum Engineer is involved in the design of engineering solutions and applications relating to:  Drilling and Extraction – this involves drilling, well management (casting, cementing, solids controls and well completion), tubing, fracture and acidification, artificial lift and logging.  Reservoir management and operations – this involves core analysis, PVT analysis, fluid flow, recovery conditions and scope.  Downstream production – this involves distillation, cracking reforming and blending.
    Translation(s):
    Chartered Petroleum Engineer – you will be concerned with the design, development, application and promotion of new, more efficient engineering applications and/or technologies for the exploration, drilling, extraction, production, transportation, transmission and utilisation of petroleum in all its forms with due consideration for health, safety and the environment. A Chartered Petroleum Engineer is involved in the design of engineering solutions and applications relating to:  Drilling and Extraction – this involves drilling, well management (casting, cementing, solids controls and well completion), tubing, fracture and acidification, artificial lift and logging.  Reservoir management and operations – this involves core analysis, PVT analysis, fluid flow, recovery conditions and scope.  Downstream production – this involves distillation, cracking reforming and blending. (EN)
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