The REF invests in projects to introduce oil and gas-related technology and enhance Iraq’s institutes.
This has included investments in projects to:
Courses have been provided to 887 BOC personnel (some of whom work at Rumaila) in China, the UK and neighbouring Middle East countries since 2010, to give the next generation of engineers and professionals vital skills required in 21st century energy operations. These range from advanced financial accounting to drilling techniques and HR Management.
Over the past 10 years, Rumaila has supported multiple initiatives with universities in the UK and the USA, with Iraqi students studying a variety of courses, from industry-related postgraduate degrees to specialized English language training schemes.