Local news from the Society of Petroleum Engineers

China University of Petroleum holds Petroleum Knowledge Competition

chinauofpetroleum1The SPE Student Chapter at the China University of Petroleum in Beijing recently held a “Petroleum Knowledge Competition.” Fifty-two students from various departments of the university attended the competition, and sixteen of those students made it past the first round of the competition.  Those sixteen students were then divided into four teams to compete against each other.  The four teams were:  Brave Drilling Bit, Gambit, Crown, and Black Gold.   The competition consisted of the teams answering technical and non-technical questions associated with the oil and gas industry. Continue reading

An Opportunity to Achieve Gold Standard Now Available to All Student Chapters

There is now a Gold Standard opportunity available to all student chapters.  Each student chapter that submits their completed annual report by the 1 April deadline not only is eligible to compete for the  Outstanding Student Chapter Award, but will also have an opportunity to achieve Gold Standard.  Continue reading