HOUSTON--()--Glori Energy, a leader in sustainable, enhanced oil recovery and provider of the AEROTM (Activated Environment for Recovery of Oil) System, today announced the appointment of Tor Meling as Vice President, Reservoir Engineering. Mr. Meling will apply his extensive industry experience in support of Glori’s service business and strategy to acquire end-of-life and abandoned oil fields for increased oil production.
“The AERO System of enhanced oil recovery requires a deep understanding of system biology, geology and reservoir engineering”
Mr. Meling has over 25 years of experience in reservoir engineering and production analysis and forecasting. Prior to joining Glori, Mr. Meling served as Vice President of Global Powerwave Implementation at Wavefront Reservoir Technologies, Ltd. where he was responsible for the screening, planning implementation, and analysis of Wavefront projects globally. He also served as Senior Reservoir Engineer for BP Canada, Senior Reservoir Engineer at Wytch Farm Asset, Vice President of Technology and Business Development at Prism Production Technologies Inc., and Lead Engineer at Eileen West End.
Mr. Meling has won several awards including the BP Innovation Award and the BP Chairman’s Award. He holds his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Petroleum Engineering from Stavanger University.
“I am excited to bring my experience to Glori’s impressive team,” said Tor Meling, Vice President, Reservoir Engineering at Glori Energy. “Glori’s AERO System is groundbreaking and I am eager use my extensive experience in design and monitoring of technology projects in the field to maximize value for both Glori and its clients.”
“The AERO System of enhanced oil recovery requires a deep understanding of system biology, geology and reservoir engineering,” said Stuart Page, CEO of Glori Energy. “Tor brings a strong technical and practical background to Glori and his contributions will be invaluable in furthering our mission of sustainably and efficiently recovering billions of barrels of trapped oil worldwide. ”
About Glori Energy
Glori Energy’s mission is to sustainably and efficiently recover billions of barrels of oil trapped in reservoirs using existing oil wells. Glori partners with oil producers to significantly increase their oil production through the deployment of its AERO™ (Activated Environment for Recovery of Oil) System. The system makes use of existing non-potable water sources, optimizing the water quality to activate and sustain the indigenous reservoir microbial life with the desired metabolic activities. The AERO™ System provides a new, viable option to recover previously trapped oil with minimal new footprint or investment. For more information visit: www.GloriEnergy.com.