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November 2014 Events

Tech Transfer: Sustaining the Trans Alaska Pipeline – A Systems Engineering Perspective

Location: Sullivan's Steakhouse
Date: November 4, 2014
Summary: The presentation will examine the application of Systems Engineering principals to the current and future sustainment of the Trans-Alaska Pipeline System.  Sustaining the Trans Alaska Pipeline – A Systems Engineering ...

Young Professionals Board Meeting

Location: ExxonMobil Downtown
Date: November 4, 2014
Summary: Join the SPE Young Professionals for the November board meeting. 

R&D Study Group - Innovation in the Oil Patch: Everyone talks about it, but is anyone doing it?

Location: Norris Conference Center - Westchase
Date: November 6, 2014
Summary: Now that Innovation is the buzz word du jour in corporate America once again it may be time to review just what constitutes real innovation, what best practices are and ...

31st Annual SPE-GCS Tennis Tournament

Location: The Houston Racquet Club
Date: November 6, 2014
Summary:   Come join us for the 31st Annual Society of Petroleum Engineers Gulf Coast Section Tennis Tournament on November 6 and 7, 2014 at the Houston Racquet Club! Proceeds from the tournament benefit the ...

SPEI: Microseismic Imaging of Hydraulic Fracturing - An Overview

Location: Houston Training Center
Date: November 11, 2014
Summary: This course is a survey of microseismic imaging of hydraulic fracturing. It is designed to give the attendees a rudimentary understanding of this technology based on the science at its foundation, the means and methods by which it is carried out, and the benefits it brings to the users ...

SPEI: Introduction to Offshore Decommissioning

Location: SPE Houston Office
Date: November 11, 2014
Summary: This course is an introduction to the new and growing discipline of offshore decommissioning. This course introduces the complex cross-disciple nature of offshore decommissioning. The course is a mixture of presentations, discussion, videos, animations, and workshop exercises ...

Northside: LPG Stimulation Process in place of Conventional Frac Fluids

Location: Greenspoint Club
Date: November 11, 2014
Summary: GASFRAC's proprietary waterless LPG (liquefied petroleum gas) stimulation process utilizes gelled LPG in place of conventional frac fluids. The LPG is primarily propane and butane, C3H8 and C4H10, naturally occurring ...

Leveraging Regional Drilling Experiences in Unconventional Plays to Maximize Asset Value

Location: Greenspoint Club
Date: November 12, 2014
Summary: Anadarko has benefited greatly in domestic resource plays from impressive drilling metrics. The company’s continued commitment to driving down cost while pushing technical limits has ultimately added bottom line value ...

SPE-GCS Board of Directors

Location: SPE Houston Office
Date: November 13, 2014
Summary: Monthly meeting with the Board of Directors. 

“Refracturing – Why, when and when not to”

Location: Sullivan's Steakhouse
Date: November 13, 2014
Summary: Refracturing can be a useful tool to improve production from shale wells and conventional reservoirs at a fraction of the cost of drilling and completing a new well, but what ...

SPE-YP/HAWC-YL "Gift a Smile!" Professional Networking Event

Location: Heights Lodge
Date: November 13, 2014
Summary:   Come out and join the SPE-GCS Young Professionals and the Houston Area Womens Center Young Leaders at the Heights Gastro Pub Lodge for an evening of gift giving and ...

General Mtg: Resource Development, Market Dynamics and Potential Demand

Location: Petroleum Club, 43rd Floor, ExxonMobil Building
Date: November 13, 2014
Summary:   In this presentation, Dr. Gülen will discuss United States shale gas resource assessments, natural gas market dynamics, and potential developments in major demand sectors with attendant oil and gas price scenarios. ...