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General Assembly Meeting for Faculty of THIEP Held last September 17, 2017

The faculty of Technical Higher Institute for Engineering and Petroleum held a general assembly last September 17, 2017 at Hall 13. The Institute Manager was also present during the meeting. The general assembly for the faculty includes orientation of Building Safety and the location of offices, ...

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Technical Higher Institute for Engineering and Petroleum Conducts Placement Test

The Technical Higher Institute for Engineering and Petroleum conducted a placement test to the new incoming students for the different courses offered by the institute. It was held last September 11, 2017 at the Auditorium of the same Institute. The examination was supervised by the English Departme...

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THIEP Partners with University of Wollongong College-Australia for English Course Program

Technical Higher Institute for Engineering and Petroleum enters into partnership with the University of Wollongong in Dubai. The partnership was signed by no less than the General Manager Engr. Mustafa T. Alghazal and Ms. Heather Thomas, English Language Center Manager of UOW last August 3, 2017 hel...

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MI/NDT Dept. trains graduates for ASNT Level II Certifications

The Mechanical Inspection and NDT Technology Department is conducting intensive refresher course for THIEP graduates in preparation for ASNT Level II Certifications. Engr. Mohammed Akbar Ali Khan, head of the department, served as NDT trainer. The refresher course is intended for those graduates w...

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MIN/NDT Trainees complete OSHA 5810 safety course

THIEP trainees from the Mechanical Inspection and NDT Department recently completed the OSHA 5810 Hazards Based Standards Course or commonly known as Hazards Recognition and Standards for On-Shore Oil and Gas Exploration and Production. This course provides essential information for employees and ...

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THIEP invests on state-of-the art Labs and Workshops

In line with its mission to become the leading technical education and training provider in the Eastern Province, THIEP has invested on massive development and upgrading of its engineering laboratories and vocational workshops. These recent improvements will cater to the needs of quality training e...

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THIEP, OGM strengthen partnership thru new programs

The Technical Higher Institute for Engineering and Petroleum and OGM Technical Institute Australia recently launched new programs and projects that mutually beneficial to both parties. Talks are ongoing to strengthen THIEP's English Language Program by adopting the curriculum and best practices of ...

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Civil Tech trainees prepare for Concrete Field Testing work

The Civil Technology trainees has been training for the whole semester in order for them to be qualified to work as Concrete Field Testing Technicians. It is a part of their major courses in Materials testing and Concrete Technology. The trainees learned to perform tests on fresh concrete based on A...

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THIEP inks partnership with IWEKSA

The Technical Higher Institute for Engineering and Petroleum (THIEP) is finalizing its partnership with Institute for Workforce Education Saudi Arabia (IWEKSA). A meeting was held on May 1, 2017 in Al Khobar and part of the agenda was the offering of Diploma In Safety at THIEP campus. The meeting wa...

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Survey shows Surveying Tech grads are gainfully employed

Surveying Technology graduates are gainfully employed in various companies in the eastern region. The high demand of qualified surveyors is due to the continuous infrastructure projects in line with the Kingdom's Vision 2030. THIEP is part of this vision by continuously training young Saudis to be c...

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THIEP will commemorate 8th Foundation year

The Technical Higher Institute for Engineering and Petroleum (THIEP) will celebrate its 8th Foundation Day in time for the opening of the academic year 2017-2018 and the inauguration of its new facilities this coming September. Founded in 2009, THIEP is the pioneer of technical education and traini...

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THIEP interns complete On-job Training

About 500 THIEP interns have successfully completed the mandatory on the job training program. Trainees who went on a 3-month on site job were from the departments of Mechanical Inspection and NDT, Civil, Surveying and Oil & Gas Exploration Technology. Mr. Hamid Khan, Marketing Manager /Alumni and...

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Al Kifah Contracting employs THIEP Civil Tech Grads

At least ten graduates of Civil Technology of THIEP are presently employed at Al Kifah Contracting, a company classified as 1(A) for buildings projects and is active in the buildings construction market and is ranked among top construction companies in Saudi Arabia. The graduates are presently assig...

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THIEP prepares for inauguration of new facilities

THIEP administration is getting ready for its grand inauguration event which will happen at the end of the third quarter of this year. Industry partners, government representatives and private and public companies are expected to be present in the said grand event. International partners will al...

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CivilTech Lab gets new equipment

The Civil Technology Laboratory acquires new equipment for the concrete and soil testing. This is in line with the departments objectives of producing highly employable graduates in the construction industry. The new acquisition includes equipment for Air Content Test for concrete, Sieve Analysis ...

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