Member of the Management Committee for Exploration,
Development and Production
Geoscientist – Formation Evaluation Specialist, Modeler.
Dr. Abdussalam is an experienced Geoscientist – Petrophysicist – Modeler – Operation Geologist with more than 33 years in oil and gas industry with Giant International Oil Companies, such as; (ExxonMobil / Repsol / Arab Gulf / Rompetrol ) as a technical to Management positions, on different projects and regions. His experience is on conventional and unconventional reservoir, carbonate and clastic reservoir; perform the open or cased-hole log program and interpretation; coring plan, core data interpretation and core description; build petrophysical/geological model; locate new wells and advice/support for deviate or horizontal drilling; in addition to Management Skills and Teaching experience in the University of Tripoli, Libya.
Member of the Management Committee for Engineering and Projects
Graduated from Portland Oregon University, USA in 1983, civil engineering, he started his career by supervising several projects related to the oil and gas industry, the beginning was in Ras Lanuf Company, for more than a year and a half, after moved to work for Sirte oil company and then joined the team to work in the establishment of Sabha oil Refinery, which was transferred by decision from N.O.C to the( Zawiya oil Refinery) which was established in early 1980’s
in the late 1980’s joined the management team of the Zawiya oil refinery. And then moved to work for Baker Hughes Oil Services Company, in project and construction management, and also worked for several years in Akakus Oil Operations, in 2017 started with Zallaf Libya as a Member of the Management Committee for Engineering and Projects.
Member of Zallaf Management Committee for Operation and Materials
Member of the Management Committee for Human Resources, Services and Logistics
Former Chairman of Zallaf Libya for Exploration & Production of Oil and Gas Management Committee
Dr. Khalifa Abdulsadek is a Senior Petroleum Engineer with more than 20 years’ diversified national and international oil and gas experience with a focus on the Middle East & North Africa (MENA) and North America. Dr. Abdulsadek’s wide experience includes reservoir engineering, field development planning, field operations, strategic planning and business development. He has participated in several high-profile oil and gas development projects in the MENA region and in North America.
He was the Chairman of the Management Committee of Zallaf Libya Oil and Gas, a newly established, 100% NOC-owned energy company in Libya. He is also the Chairman of the Owners’ Management Committee of Waha Oil Company also in Libya.
Between 2015 and 2017, he taught Petroleum Engineering courses in the Chemical and Petroleum Engineering Department at the University of Calgary in Alberta, Canada.
Previously, he worked for Repsol Oil Operations in Libya, Repsol in Spain and with Talisman Energy in Canada.
Dr. Abdulsadek holds a B.Sc. degree in Petroleum Engineering from Tripoli University, Libya and a PhD degree in Petroleum Engineering from Heriot-Watt University, Scotland, UK