Job Posting – Engineering Manager

April 5, 2019

Someone asked me to put a post for an Engineering Manager, for a company that does O&G skids and general engineering, in charge of an engineering team of 70pax.

Beep me in the comments below, if capable.


Limited output disruption from fire at Malaysia’s Bintulu LNG plant: sources

March 25, 2019

Dateline 2019-02-25, S&P Global:

Malaysia’s Bintulu LNG plant is expected to experience limited production disruptions or cargo loading delays after a fire broke out at the plant on Friday morning, industry sources told S&P Global Platts.
Authorities at the Petronas facility have gotten the situation under control and there is little likelihood of a significant production impact as a result, according to two sources familiar with the matter.


IEM Shout Out – 2019-03 Technical Visit to HB Laboratories Sdn Bhd

March 19, 2019

My technical division will be hosting a visit on the 26th March, 2019.

HB LABORATORIES SDN BHD is a growing oil field and water treatment chemical company offering cutting-edge specialty chemical technology, innovative solutions and integrated industrial processes management to its customers in the oil and gas industry in Malaysia. HB Laboratories’ core businesses comprise of local chemical products development, manufacturing, marketing, distribution and provision of technical support and services in relation to chemical applications and performance monitoring to its customers. The company aimed at having chemical formulation and manufacturing as the core business activities beginning with supporting local oil chemical service companies and later supporting traders and service companies in the neighbouring regions, with an ultimate goal of becoming its own regional oil full service company.

Register here, or download the form here.


Engineering gender diversity: Take a step towards success at UTP

March 11, 2019

Dateline 2019-02-07, The Star:

Creating awareness of opportunities, offering mentoring and support, and having the infrastructure in place to allow women to return to work after starting a family can go a long way towards narrowing the gender gap in the engineering profession.

“On my first trip offshore, I was the only woman on a CAT3 barge of over 200 men – and the prettiest one on board,” Hani Zahira Zaharudin recalls. Though the 26-year old project engineer’s anecdote is laced with humour, it reflects the more serious reality of the gender gap prevalent in the engineering profession.


IEM Shout Out – 2019-01 Technical Visit to Pengerang

December 31, 2018

My technical division will be hosting a visit on the 28th January, 2019. Aaand, it’s with MOGEC, y’all all.

IC is PETRONAS’ largest investment in Malaysia, located in Pengerang, Johor and forming part of Johor state’s ambitious Pengerang Integrated Petroleum Complex (PIPC). The PIC project is designed to produce premium differentiated petrochemicals; meeting domestic demand for petroleum products and the Malaysian government’s future legislative requirements on the implementation of Euro 5. With an investment of USD27 billion, PIC supports the Government’s overall Economic Transformation Programme (ETP) and will position Malaysia to capitalize on the growing need for energy and commodity petrochemical products in Asia in the next 20 years.  This will spur the growth of Malaysia’s Oil and Gas downstream sector pushing Malaysia into a new frontier of technology and economic development.

Register here, or download the form here.


Campaign 2019 – IEM VP

December 18, 2018

Good day, all. I have put in my nomination to run for IEM VP. Can I look forward to your influence to help me gain enough votes? And to shake things up, any sponsors who will help me put a full page ad in IEM Jurutera or the website?


Some Job Opportunities – 2018-12-05

December 5, 2018
  1. Two Malaysian operating companies are on the lookout for a metering and measurement engineer. 5+ years experience. Send me a message if you meet the requirements. Only those who meet my grade may get a response.
  2. I is on the lookout for a lead rotating machinery engineer (pumps) to work on a root cause analysis project. Suggest 8 to 10 years operations experience with pumps. I am guessing 2 weeks full time for workshop, then working another 3 months part time on follow ups and further findings. Send me a message if you meet the requirements. Only those who meet my grade may get a response.