Tel: +966 (013) 860-4235
Fax: +966 (013) 860-4447

Location: Bldg. 76, Rm. 1135

Ahmed Al-Sabaa

Drilling Lab Specialist, Laboratory Technical Support & Services

Ahmed is a petroleum engineer who came from oilfield where he was a professional in directional drilling. He is a well control accredited trainer from the International Association of Drilling Contractors “IADC” in Drilling, Coiled tubing, Wireline & Well servicing operator company representative. He is accredited from the international well control forum “IWCF” as well control trainer for drilling operations who spent several years of his career leading well control classes and providing training to different oilfield personnel in Aramco and major international contractors for Aramco like Schlumberger, Halliburton, Baker, Weatherford, etc.
Ahmed has brought extensive experience in consultation and training in oilfield with great capabilities in on-rig and on-job training for both technical and HSE issues as he is NEBOSH-IGC certified, to manage the drilling simulation lab to get the maximum practical and theoretical use of equipment in both educational and research activities.

Research Interests

  • Well control
  • Drilling fluids
  • Drilling cement