Congratulations to 2012 Regional Awards Winners in Russia and the Caspian

Regional and section awards recognize members who contribute exceptional service and leadership within SPE, as well as making significant professional contributions within their technical disciplines at the SPE regional level. Awards are presented at the appropriate SPE region or SPE section meeting.

Russia and Caspian

Distinguished Corporate Support Award


Outstanding Young Member

Azat Garaev, Samara MiPlneft Ltd.

Distinguished Faculty Achievement Award

Anatoly Zolotukhin, Gubkin Oil & Gas University

Regional Service Award

Azamat Ismagilov, Samara MiPlneft Ltd.

Mikhail Tokarev, Deco-geophysics

Mikhail Chertenkov, Likoil

Completions Optimization and Technology

Ivan Dorovskikh, Samara State Technical Univ.

Drilling Engineering

Gokhan Aker, TNK-BP

Formation Evaluation

Alexey Khabarov, Tyumen Research Petroleum Center

Management and Information

Vladimir Volkov, Hess Corporation

Production and Operations

Andrew Mabian, Salym Petroleum Dev.

Reservoir Description and Dynamics

Thomas Graf, Schlumberger