3rd Quarter DEA Meeting, 28 September

3rd Quarter DEA Meeting Minutes
1:30 p.m., Tuesday 28 September 2010

The event was hosted by Halliburton at its Bellaire Blvd, Houston, facility. DEA appreciates Halliburton’s generous sponsorship.

Morris Keene, DEA Chairman, opened the meeting and welcomed the attendees. He then announced the following slate of officer and advisory committee nominees:

Ben Bloys, Chevron – Chairman
Don Campo, Bluescape Resources – Vice Chairman
Mike Killalea, IADC – Secretary-Treasurer
David Dowell, Chevron – Advisory Board
Bernie McCoy, FMC Technologies – Advisory Board
Ron Bland, Baker Hughes Drilling Fluids – Advisory Board
Roy Long, NETL-DOE, – Advisory Board
John Kozicz, Transocean – Advisory Board
Glenda Wylie, Halliburton Energy Services – Advisory Board
Thomas Gee, Weatherford International – Advisory Board
Michael Jellison, National Oilwell Varco – Advisory Board
Ali Daneshy, University of Houston – Advisory Board

(Note:  Subsequent to the meeting, the following individuals were added to the slate of candidates for the DEA Advisory Board)

JC Cunha, Ph.D., Petrobras America Inc.
Keith Lynch, Conoco Phillips

The slate of candidates will be voted on at the Q4 meeting on 18 November, which will be hosted by Baker Hughes at its Rankin Road, Houston, facility.

The following presentations were made. Presentations that DEA has received permission to post are available on www.dea-global.org through the links below.

Gary McGuffey of Baker Hughes gave a presentation on the Baker-Squeez™ LCM Pill.

Phil Snider of Marathon gave a presentation on RFID Drilling Reamer Development.

Heather Thomas of Baker Hughes gave a presentation on the Eco-Centre Waste Processing Center.

King Anderson of EXT Energy gave a presentation on Inficomm.

Gerard Simon and Heath Lynch of Chevron presented on Field Trial of Triple Deck Shakers.

Morris Keene thanked everyone for coming and adjourned the meeting.