University Collaboration: Makerere, Uganda
Exploration & Production Technology Lab at Makerere University
On 18 October 2011, Schlumberger and the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development, Uganda, launched the Exploration & Production Technology Lab at Makerere University. This collaboration initiative will benefit the Petroleum Geoscience & Production degree program in the University’s department of Geology and Petroleum Studies, College of Natural Sciences, and the overall goal of enhancing future Ugandan energy exploration and production skills. Schlumberger donated specialist geosciences software, computer hardware, infrastructure, training, and support with a combined value of over USD 3.5 million.