Mapúa Malayan Colleges Laguna

Mapúa MCL alumna and MGI reservoir engineer accepted to the UNESCO Geothermal Training Programme

Mapúa MCL alumna and MGI reservoir engineer accepted to the UNESCO Geothermal Training Programme

 

By: Vanessa G. Peralta, PetroEnergy Resources Corporation 

Mapúa Malayan Colleges Laguna (Mapúa MCL) alumna and Maibarara Geothermal Inc. (MGI) reservoir engineer, Engr. Diana Lee Navarro has been accepted to the six-month Geothermal Training Programme offered by the GRO training center in Iceland under UNESCO. The program will be held from May 28 to November 15, 2024.

 

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Engr. Navarro is a licensed Chemical Engineer from Mapúa MCL’s Batch 2020 who graduated Magna Cum Laude with a B.S. Chemical Engineering degree.

Since joining MGI in 2023 as a reservoir engineer, Engr. Navarro has analyzed wellbore and reservoir performance using both surface and subsurface data. This analysis enables her to forecast steam reserves, conduct wellbore simulations, and optimize production and injection well utilization for efficient resource management.

In the six-month program, Engr. Navarro will undergo a rigorous training program that will dive into various aspects of geothermal exploration, development, and resource management.

Engr. Navarro’s achievements in the Engineering field stand as a demonstration of Mapúa MCL’s commitment to academic excellence. Mapúa MCL continues to strive in providing knowledge and practical skills that its graduates could apply in their future professions and endeavors.

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