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Calendar Events for July 2008


Expanding Facilities Knowledge Workshop, Session 2: "Processing"
Sponsor: Projects, Facilities and Construction Study Group
Speaker's Names: Robert W. Chin, PHD PE Shell
Days: Tue 1-July-08 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM CST
Location: Fluor Engineering One Fluor Daniel Drive Sugarland TX 77478
Summary: Overview of basic topsides processing of oil, gas and water, as well as introduce Piping and instrument diagrams (P&IDs) and Process Flow Diagrams (PFDs)....
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Expanding Facilities Knowledge Workshop, Session 3: " Valves"
Sponsor: Projects, Facilities and Construction Study Group
Speaker's Names: Ron Manson Director of Application Engineering, Cameron
Days: Tue 15-July-08 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM CST
Location: Cameron (San Saba Room) 3250 Briarpark Dr. Houston TX 77042
Summary: This session will showcase Cameron Valves, who will bring field examples of all valve types, as well as explain when to use which valve; also an overview of materials selection for various service conditions...
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SPE-GCS Board of Directors Meeting
Sponsor: SPE-GCS Board of Directors
Days: Thu 17-July-08 7:30 AM - 10:30 AM CST
Location: SPE Houston Office 10777 Westheimer Road, Suite 335 Houston Texas 77042
Summary: The Gulf Coast Section will hold its monthly Board of Directors meeting from 7:30 am to 10:30 am. Please register so that we may have a proper head count for breakfast...
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Oil Patch Orientation
Sponsor: Continuing Education
Speaker: John Farina, Ron Hinn, Brian Musso, Ken Arnold, Marty Stetzer
Days: Tue 29-July-08 8:30 AM - to - 5:30 PM CST
Location: Wyndham Greenspoint Hotel 12400 Greenspoint Drive Houston Texas 77060
Summary: This seminar is the most popular SPE program. The course is designed as non-technical audio-visual guided tour through the oil patch, illustrating the basic equipment and techniques used in the discovery, development and production of petroleum...
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Expanding Facilities Knowledge Workshop, Session 4: " Electrical and Instrumentation"
Sponsor: Projects, Facilities and Construction Study Group
Speaker's Names: Ron Manson Director of Application Engineering, Cameron
Days: Tue 29-July-08 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM CST
Location: Shell (Woodcreek Room B 101/109) 200 North Dairy Ashford Houston TX 77079
Summary: This session will cover basic information about the role of electrical and instrumentation in a facilities development, including pneumatic controls, DCS, PLC systems, etc...
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Future Events



Expanding Facilities Knowledge Workshop, Session 5: "Subsea"
Sponsor: Projects, Facilities and Construction Study Group
Speaker's Names: Decie Autin Subsea and Pipeline Engineering Manager, ExxonMobil Development Co.
Days: Wed 13-Aug-08 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM CST
Location: Exxon (Suite GP6-244) 12450 Greenspoint Dr. Houston TX 7706
Summary: This session will cover basic subsea equipment, maintenance processes, remote operated vehicles (ROVs), flowlines, umbilicals, risers, etc...
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SPEGCS Board of Directors / Follow-Up Budget Review Meeting
Sponsor: Board of Directors
Days: Fri 22-Aug-08 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM CST
Location: Houston Marriott Westchase 2900 Briarpark Dr. Houston Texas 77042 USA
Summary: A Board of Directors and follow-up budget review meeting will take place at the Marriott Houston Westchase, just before our annual kickoff meeting, from 11 am to 1 pm on Friday, August 22...
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2008-2009 Kickoff - SPE Gulf Coast Section
Sponsor: SPE-GCS Board of Directors
Days: Fri 22-Aug-08 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM CST
Location: Houston Marriott Westchase 2900 Briarpark Dr. Houston Texas 77042 USA
Summary: Our 2008-2009 SPE Gulf Coast Section Kickoff meeting will be held on August 22, 2008 at the Houston Marriott Westchase. This is an important opportunity to share contacts & best practices among our member volunteers and to learn from each other. Please plan on joining us if possible. Everyone is welcome! Attendance is free of charge. ...
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Articles/Miscellaneous

SPE E&P Glossary
To help transfer knowledge in the industry’s literature, SPE has developed this collaborative online glossary that will allow members to both look up and contribute terms and definitions in multiple languages. We encourage all members to review and expand the glossary...

Photo Albums of recent events including 2008 Houston Golf Tournament, Sporting Clays Tournament, and Executive Breakfast
Photos of recent events with including The Annual Houston Cup Golf Tournament and Sporting Clays Tournament sponsored by SPE-GCS to raise funds for scholarships and educational opportunities, 2008 Executive Breakfast, Roughneck Camp and Awards Banquet. Add comments and labels to create...

Licensed Engineers Needed
SPE invites you to support the professionalism of engineers and petroleum engineering licensing programs on November 13–14 by participating in the PE Cut Score Session in Houston. This session will be held at the SPE Houston Office at 10777 Westheimer Road, Suite 1075.....

Call for Abstracts - 2009 ESP Workshop
This workshop is devoted to enhancement of operation, maintenance, and technical advancement of ESP’s. The Program committee solicits abstracts for high interest papers and short stories dealing with ESP and ESPCP production operations...

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