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SPE Awarded for Competency Training Program

Getenergy Recognizes Competency Management Tool For the Global Oil and Gas Industry

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Richardson, Texas USA (1 July 2015) – SPE was awarded the 2015 Getenergy Awards’ Special Association Award celebrating excellence in education and training for the global oil and gas industry. The Special Association Award recognizes SPE’s contribution to advancing education and training with the development and implementation of its Competency Management Tool (CMT).
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SPE Releases Technical Report Outlining Proposed Worst-Case Discharge Calculation Methods

The Report is a Resource for Oil Spill Response Planning

HOUSTON, USA (6 MAY 2015) – The Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) releases a technical report based on work done at a Worst-Case Discharge (WCD) Summit in March of 2014. The summit was attended by 68 subject matter experts with the goal of improving the methods of calculating and reporting WCD of oil or gas to the environment resulting from a loss of control (a blowout) during open-hole drilling.

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