Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering
The Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering Department has experienced remarkable growth in student population over the past 10 years. Department graduates are among the highest paid and most sought after Techies. Students get hands-on experience through the academic program, as well as a variety of summer internships. The Petroleum Department has a strong collaboration with Petroleum Recovery Research Center (PRRC) in research and education.
Petroleum Engineering News
The AADE Permian Basin Chapter has donated $50,444.79 to the NMT's Petroleum Department to fund the remodel of MSEC 367. The classroom will be upgraded to be a multi-functional smart learning environment and the adjoining meeting/conference room will get a complete overhaul.
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Our students have completed the Fundamentals of Well Control course provided by Wild WellControl. We want to express our thanks to the Permian Basin AADE Chapter for financially supporting this event. Well done students!
PE student won first place award through the regional Society of Petroleum Engineers student paper contest at the Texas Tech University in March.