Our Program Chairman, Jonathan Bush has a fantastic lineup of speakers this month. First, Richard Spears is to speak at our luncheon on Thursday, April 7th on “2011 Drilling Forecast: And its effect on drilling and completion costs”. Then Ford Brett is to speak on Thursday, April 21st for Student Night at the University of Tulsa at 6:30 pm. His topic is “BP Macondo – One Year Later”. Seating will be limited. It will be on a first come-first serve basis so get your reservations in early.

The SPE Mid-Continent Section elections are upon us for the 2011-2012 year. Erik Block, our Nominations Chairman is taking nominations for Officer and Board positions to put on this year’s ballot. So, if you are interested or know of someone who is interested, please contact Erik at 918-591-1531 or eblock@samson.com.

Our Section is planning a “BBQ at the Park” for Saturday, May 14th as an Appreciation Event for our members. It is offered to our members and their immediate family at no cost. For this event to be a success, we need to get an accurate head count early for planning purposes. Therefore, please RSVP to Mark Bozich today at 918-899-0706 or mbozich@Fractech.net to let him know that you will be able to attend and the number of people in your family coming with you (see page 5 for more details) .

Other announcements that will be of interest to you are:

  1. The PTTC Midcontinent Region is conducting a workshop on Enhanced Oil Recovery by Chemical Flooding on Monday, April 25th at the University of Tulsa, instructed by Professor Kishore K. Mohanty. For more details and to register go to http://pttc-tu-04252011.eventbrite.com.
  2. The 2012 Improved Oil Recovery Symposium is currently in the planning stages. If you would like to know how you can help with this event that our Section hosts every other year, please contact Phil Schenewerk at 918-491-4809 or phil.schenewerk@usa.apachecorp.com.

Earl Logan
2010 – 2011 Chairman
560-7142 Phone