RDPETRO Partners

RDPETRO Partners

RDPETRO partners are leading national and international oil companies and top-tier services companies. Partnering companies will award multi-million US Dollar funding to the very best R&D projects from across the 377 proposals and ideas submitted to RDPETRO 2018.

Host Partner

Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) is a major diversified group of energy and petrochemical companies that produces about 3 million barrels of oil and 9.8 billion cubic feet of raw gas a day. Its integrated upstream, midstream and downstream activities are carried out by 14 specialist subsidiary and joint venture companies. To find out more visit


China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) is China’s largest oil and gas producer and supplier, as well as one of the world’s major oilfield service providers and a globally reputed contractor in engineering construction, with businesses covering petroleum exploration & production, natural gas & pipelines, refining & marketing, oilfield services, engineering construction, petroleum equipment manufacturing and new energy development, as well as capital management, finance and insurance services.

Honeywell ( is a Fortune 100 diversified technology and manufacturing leader, serving customers worldwide with aerospace products and services; control technologies for buildings, homes and industry; turbochargers; and performance materials. For more news and information on Honeywell, please visit

Japan Oil Development Co., Ltd. (JODCO), a subsidiary of INPEX CORPORATION (INPEX) has operated in Abu Dhabi for over 40 years. INPEX/JODCO currently holds participating interests in the Offshore Concession – Upper Zakum, Lower Zakum, Satah, Umm Al Dalkh oil fields, as well as the Onshore Concession.

JOGMEC integrates the functions of the former Japan National Oil Corporation, which was in charge of securing a stable supply of oil and natural gas, and the former Metal Mining Agency of Japan, which was in charge of ensuring a stable supply of nonferrous metal and mineral resources and implementing mine pollution control measures.

Established in 1979 to ensure Korea’s energy security, Korea National Oil Corporation (KNOC) is a state-owned oil company engaged in the exploration, development and production of crude oil and natural gas worldwide. For stable supply of oil resources, KNOC is currently participating in 31 resources development projects in 17 countries.

Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS) established in 1974, is Malaysia’s fully integrated oil and gas multinational ranked among the largest corporations on FORTUNE Global 500®. As the custodian for Malaysia’s national oil and gas resources, we explore, produce and deliver energy to meet society’s growing needs.

Schlumberger is the world’s leading provider of technology for reservoir characterization, drilling, production, and processing to the oil and gas industry. Schlumberger supplies the industry’s most comprehensive range of products and services, from exploration through production and integrated pore-to-pipeline solutions for hydrocarbon recovery that optimize reservoir performance.

Total is a global integrated energy producer and provider, a leading international oil and gas company, a major player in low-carbon energies. Our 98,000 employees are committed to better energy that is safer, cleaner, more efficient, more innovative and accessible to as many people as possible. As a responsible corporate citizen, we focus on ensuring that our operations in more than 130 countries worldwide consistently deliver economic, social and environmental benefits.

Wintershall is Germany’s largest internationally active crude oil and natural gas producer. We explore and produce oil and gas in Europe, North Africa, South America, Russia, and the Middle East. We have been active for over 85 years and have a workforce in excess of about 2,000 employees from more than 50 nationalities. Visit us on the Internet at or follow us on Twitter, Facebook or YouTube.