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ASTM International Sponsors World Heavy Oil Congress & Exhibition


Today ASTM International, a global standards organization, announced that it is a supporting partner of the World Heavy Oil Congress & Exhibition, September 3-5, at the Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre in Muscat.

Held under the auspices of the Ministry of Oil & Gas, Sultanate of Oman, the exhibition is a globally-recognized event where the heavy-oil value chain convenes and interacts.

The event allows heavy oil professionals to exchange knowledge through a three-day technical conference on topics including upstream, midstream, and downstream heavy-oil operations, and heavy-oil research and technology.

“ASTM International is pleased to be a supporting partner of this global event,” according to Nick Ecart, the organization’s director of business development for Europe, Middle East, and Africa. “We look forward to working with industry professionals interested in learning about the value of ASTM International’s high-quality standards and services.”

ASTM International supports several events in the Gulf region each year, including ADIPEC, ARABLAB, Project Qatar, the Oman Downstream Exhibition & Conference, the Annual Quality Assurance for Sustainable Construction Materials Conference and Workshop, and the Dubai Civil Defense Annual Fire Safety Technology Forum. 

To read more about ASTM International’s leadership in petroleum, liquid fuels, and lubricants, watch this video. Also, read a new success story about ASTM International’s partnership with the American Petroleum Institute at this link.

ASTM Staff Contact: Nick Ecart, tel +44.0.793.210.3758;  

Release #10624

August 15, 2018

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