Calendar Events for July 2010

Expanding Facilities Knowledge: Session 2. Processing
Sponsor: Projects, Facilities and Construction Study Group
Day: Thursday 1-July-10 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: Technip - Energy Tower I, 11700 Katy Freeway, Houston TX 77079
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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Roughneck Camp 2010: Beyond the Classroom
Sponsors: Chevron, Oxy, BHP Billiton, TAM International, Ryder Scott, PetroSkills, Wild Well Control, & Verdande Technology
Speaker's Name: Panel of Speakers
Day: Thursday 8-July-10 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location: Chevron, 1500 Louisiana Street, Houston Texas 77002
Summary: "Roughneck Camp: Beyond the Classroom" is a unique one day conference designed for recent graduates and college interns working in the oil and gas industry.
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SPE GCS Board of Directors Meeting
Sponsor: Board of Directors
Day: Thursday 15-July-10 7:30 AM
Location: SPE Houston Office 10777 Westheimer Road, Suite 1075 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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Expanding Facilities Knowledge: Session 3. Flow Assurance
Sponsor: Projects, Facilities and Construction Study Group
Day: Thursday 15-July-10 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: Shell - Woodcreek B101/109, 200 N. Dairy Ashford, Houston TX 77079
Summary: Flow Assurance is keeping the flow path open. This session will examine the flow assurance basics of thermal/hydraulics and solids management as well as highlight an example of use...
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Expanding Facilities Knowledge: Session 4. Subsea
Sponsor: Projects, Facilities and Construction Study Group
Day: Thursday 29-July-10 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: FMC Technologies, 1777 Gears Road, Houston TX 77067
Summary: This session will cover basic subsea equipment, maintenance processes, remote operated vehicles (ROVs), flowlines, umbilicals, risers, etc.
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Future Events

Expanding Facilities Knowledge: Session 5. Valves
Sponsor: Projects, Facilities and Construction Study Group
Day: Thursday 12-August-10 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: Cameron - San Saba Room, 3250 Briarpark, Houston TX 77042
Summary:This session will showcase Cameron Valves, but 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...
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Articles/Miscellaneous

2010 Awards Banquet Photos
Photos from this year's awards banquet are now online. Thank you to our sponsors: Chevron, Anadarko, BJ, Services Oxy, CoreLab, SWN, Natioinal Oilwell Varco, Hamilton Engineering and BHP Biliiton.

Award Winners to be Recognized Online
Be sure to check under "Announcements" on the SPEGCS homepage over the coming weeks as individual award winners are highlighted.

2010 Gulf Coast Section Annual Report
The 2010 Gulf Coast Section has been completed and is now available to view online here.

Wheelchair Ramp-Building Volunteer Opportunity
SPEGCS volunteers are needed to construct a wheelchair ramp for a disabled person in the Houston area. Our partner in this effort is a non profit organization called RT-H (Rebuilding Together-Houston). Visit the SPEGCS Volunteer Opportunity page for more info.

Ted Frankiewicz Podcast Available
Distinguished Lecturer, Ted Frankiewicz has more than 30 years' experience with Occidental Petroleum, Unocal Corp., Natco Group, and, currently, SPEC Services....

SPE Short Courses Presented in Houston
In efforts to support and build career and lifelong learning needs, SPE has just completed construction of a training center in Houston. This facility will allow SPE to provide a variety of cost-effective continuing education courses year round. View the Houston schedule and register here.

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