SPE awards recognize individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the industry, the engineering profession, or to SPE. We are pleased to announce the Gulf Coast Section Region awards winners. The awards for those who are members of the Gulf Coast Section will be presented at the Annual Awards Banquet on Thursday, May 22 at the Rice Hotel.

Please congratulate the following Gulf Coast Section members, and let them know how proud we are of their accomplishments:

HSE, Security, and Social Responsibility

Tom Knode, Halliburton

Drilling and Completions
W. David Norman, Chevron

Projects, Facilities, and Construction
Melissa Cummins Blanscet, BHP Billiton

Management and Information
Mehrzad Mahdavi, Schlumberger

Reservoir Description and Dynamics
Mike Black, Greystone

Production and Operations
Jorge Manrique, Shell

Outstanding Young Member Service
Gabrielle Guerre, ExxonMobil

Regional Service
Robert Bruant, BP

Distinguished Corporate Support
Grant PrideCo