Congratulations to SPE’s 2 Newly Established Sections

We are pleased to announce that SPE has two new sections: Northwest Russia Section Saint Petersburg, Russia Lisbon Section Lisbon, Portugal Congratulations! See list of all sections »

 

Guest Lecturer Dr. Qin Wenting Speaks at University of Petroleum China, Beijing

On April 21, 2012, the SPE Student Chapter CUPB held a technical lecture titled “Water Cresting Control with Bilateral Water Sink Technique in Horizontal Wells for Heavy Oil with Bottom Water”. The guest speaker  was Dr. Qin Wenting, a graduate of Louisiana State University, and her main research interest included the exploration of heavy oil [...]

 

Mehran Students Take Final Field Trips as Undergraduates

SPE Mehran Student Chapter arranged field trips for the final-year students. While visiting the Sawan gas field, the students were briefed about the gas-processing plant there, including its working capacity and criteria. Mr. Gul Hassan Dars briefed students about the history of the field. Twenty five final-year students also visited the Kadanwaari Gas field. Students [...]

 

Promoting Careers in April at the Universiti Teknologi Petronas

On April 14th, the Career Guidance Seminar (CGS 2012) was held for the second year with more than 100 students in attendance. CGS was sponsored by an SPE  section and student chapter, and University Alumni Association. The theme was “Future of the Oil and Gas Industry”. The morning speakers gave presentations followed by a forum [...]

 

Marietta Student Chapter Visits Drake’s Well

On April 10 and 11th, a group of Marietta College Society of Petroleum Engineers visited the Drake Well Museum. The chapter was shown a short video about Drake’s well and how it indicated the beginning of the modern petroleum industry in Titusville, Pennsylvania in 1859. Along with visiting Drake’s well, the student chapter attended a [...]

 

University of Oklahoma Student Chapter Stays Busy in April

April is always a busy month for members due to finals just around the corner. Everyone is gearing up for the last few rounds of tests and the summer. That is why OU SPE has worked hard to fit in social events that ease the strain on students. The annual OU SPE Graduate BBQ and [...]

 

Kazakh National Technical University Student Chapter Continues 10-Year Tradition

Each year, Kazakh National Technical University Student Chapter organizes a leisure and teambuilding event for its members. This year, in celebration of their 10-year anniversary, KNTU SPE SC decided to visit the Turgen waterfalls. Each year, members of SPE celebrate the student chapter’s birthday and election of new officers in the open air. This year, [...]

 

Middle East Technical University Students Enjoy Land-to-Sea Field Trips

The Middle East Technical University-Cyprus (NCC) and the Middle East Technical University-Ankara student chapter members visited the only underground gas storage facility set up by TPAO in Turkey. The trip was invaluable for teaching the students about production, storage, filtration, usage and the future of the industry in Turkey. Members also benefited by bonding with [...]

 

Montana Tech Holds Annual Symposium in April

This year, with almost 200 in attendance, the Montana Tech SPE student chapter held its annual Symposium on April 19-21. Included were two days of lectures from petroleum industry professionals, such as the keynote speaker Mark Sonnenfeld from Whiting Petroleum. Other presentation topics included: Technical Advancements in Horizontal Multi Stage Fracturing Completetions, North Slope Casing [...]

 

SPE Suez Canal University Launches 4th Issue of Magazine ECHO

From March 16 to April 5, the Suez Canal University chapter was busy publishing the 4th issue of their magazine ECHO. This issue was launched in the Egypt Section monthly meeting and later distributed to major petroleum companies and campuses. This issue featured several technical and non-technical articles, research papers and news. Check it out [...]

 

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