Oil and Gas are a Girl’s Best Friend

I am currently approaching the 2 month mark of my summer internship at Theon, working as a Junior Mechanical Engineer.  As an undergraduate student, I was intrigued (and slightly overwhelmed) by the reality of working as an Engineer in the Oil and Gas industry when I first joined the team.  From the first day, I was fortunate enough to be …

Processing the Process 1 – Hasin Rafi

It has been just over a month since I began my summer internship at Theon. I was looking to develop my knowledge and skills in engineering that I gained at university as well as gain valuable insight into the oil and gas industry. It did not take me long to settle in a new environment. Theon’s environment made it easy …

The Rock Doctor Chronicles 3 – Holy Days

Holy Days This past weekend saw the Muslim festival of Eid al-Adha start, and I would like to take this opportunity to wish all those celebrating Eid al-Adha, good health and a great time! Theon is a multicultural office, with associates from all over the globe, and of a wide range of ages, from the inexperienced Gophers like myself, to …

The Rock Doctor Chronicles 2: The Mountain to Climb

To the engineers in Theon, I’m somewhat of an anomaly, as I’m a Geophysicist by trade, and the “black magic” style that engineers view geophysicists as employing, has earned me the nickname: the “Rock Doctor”. I have a wide-range of skills, which puts me in the unique position of flexibility amongst the engineers here. I also have a solid background …

The Rock Doctor Chronicles 1: Casual Friday

Casual Friday Casual Friday to some means shorts, t-shirt and even, possibly, an early finish at 2pm, but to us here at Theon, it means winning the rights to support a blue-chip operator, and burning the midnight oil, to deliver to their expectations. So, what did Theon win, you may ask. Theon won a contract to provide a conceptual study …