Weatherford Technology & Training Center

Location: Abu Dhabi,UAE

Client: Weatherford

Year: 2009

Kind: Offices

Weatherford is one of the largest oilfield services companies and listed on the NYSE; Weatherford operates in more than 100 countries and employs more than 50,000 people worldwide. DCM coordinated with Weatherford’s global training management team to establish the design for this very high specification training & technology centre. The project encompasses a 130-seat auditorium, which features the largest back projection system installed within the Middle East. The project also includes a real time operations centre, rig simulator, videoconference, electronics laboratory, numerous lecture theaters and train facilities. The building is equipped with a fully functional restaurant and is set up to facilitate Weatherford’s regional Data Centre.