About Us

What is SPE?

SPE stands for Society of Petroleum Engineers.

SPE is the largest individual-member organization serving managers, engineers, scientists and other professionals worldwide in the upstream segment of the oil and gas industry. We offer a unique opportunity to contribute to the profession through our programs and activities and many of our accomplishments are driven by our dedicated members.

SPE Trondheim Section

SPE Trondheim section was founded in 1991 with Jon Steinar Gudmundsson as the first chairman. The chapter arrange social member meetings where both local and international professionals come and have short lectures with following good discussions. The international guests who visit are part of the well renown distingueshed lecturer program sponsored by SPE globally.

Our section has also a quite active student chapter. Their main focus is to arrange company presentations where the students get the opportunity to know about possible job offers and networking.

Society of Petroleum Engineers Trondheim is also listed in the Norwegian Brønnøysund register with organisation number 996 153 541

SPE Mission

To collect, disseminate, and exchange technical knowledge concerning the exploration, development and production of oil and gas resources, and related technologies for the public benefit; and to provide opportunities for professionals to enhance their technical and professional competence.

SPE Vision

To be a society of professional excellence, providing its members the highest quality lifelong learning, and continuous personal and professional growth.

Past Board Members