First Quarter

Agenda

8:00 AM – Coffee (Business Cards)
8:30 AM – Introduction and Welcome – Morris Keene – OXY
8:35 AM – DEA Business:

    • Review 1Q03 Meeting Agenda – David Dowell
    • Contractors Update of Active DEA Project’s – David Dowell
    • Introduction of New DEA Logo – David Dowell
    • Update on the 2003 DEA Workshop @ Moody Gardens (only presentations required)- Mike Killalea

9:00 AM – DEA Projects and Discussion Items: DEA # 149 – ” Barite Sag Tester”, Professor Shteryo Lyomov – Sponsor – Unocal
9:45 AM – BREAK
10:00 AM – Special Announcement: ASME Emerging Technologies & AADE National Technical Conference Gary Collins – ConocoPhillips
10:15 AM – Special Presentations: The Role of the Petroleum Technology Transfer Council (PTTC) Don Duttlinger
10:45 AM – DOE Drilling Technologies Overview – Roy Long
11:30 AM – LUNCH
12:30 PM – High Speed (1 MB/sec) Data Transmission Through Drillpipe – David Hall
1:15 PM – BREAK
1:30 PM – Microwave Processing of Materials – Mahlon Dennis
2:15 PM – Wrap Up – Morris Keene
2:30 PM – ADJOURN GENERAL MEETING

Minutes

8:00 AM – Coffee (Business Cards)
8:30 AM – Introduction and Welcome – Morris Keene – OXY The introduction and welcome and safety minute was given by Vice Chairman Morris Keene.
8:35 AM – DEA Business:

    • Review 1Q03 Meeting Agenda – David Dowell
    • Contractors Update of Active DEA Project’s – David Dowell
    • Projects were updated in the usual routine.
    • Introduction of New DEA Logo – David Dowell
    • David explained that as an affiliate of the IADC, the DEA needed a new logo that matched the color schemes used by the IADC. The DEA advisory board debated the matter and finally settled on a two color logo using the red and black scheme commonly used by the IADC to print their flyers. That logo can be seen by clicking –HERE-. It will soon replace the one seen at the top of this page.
    • Update on the 2003 DEA Workshop @ Moody Gardens (only presentations required) Mike Killalea
    • Presentations are still needed for the DEA Workshop in June. It was stressed that PAPERS ARE NOT REQUIRED – ONLY PRESENTATIONS. Anyone with an idea for a presentation should contact Mike Killalea at (281) 578-7171.

9:00 AM – DEA Projects and Discussion Items: DEA # 149 – ” Barite Sag Tester”, –Professor Shteryo Lyomov – Assoc. Prof –University of Mining and Geology “St. Ivan Rilski”Sponsor – Unocal. The professor presented his proposed project on barite settling and explained how the system would work. Participants will receive an actual sag tester and the software developed in the project. For more details download the documents that follow:

  • This is a 32K MS Word file (doc)- To download, Right Click on the following link & choose “Save As”. — Proposal-in-Word-format
  • This is a 1.1MB PowerPoint File- To download, Right Click on the following link & choose “Save As”. — Sag-Presentation–.
  • This is a 115K Acrobat file (pdf)- To download, Right Click on the following link & choose “Save As”. — JCPT-paper-on-Sag

9:45 AM – BREAK

10:00 AM – Special Announcement: ASME Emerging Technologies & AADE National Technical Conference — Gary Collins – ConocoPhillips Gary explained what the ASME Emerging Technologies forum was about. He also highlighted the upcoming AADE National Technical conference that will be here in Houston on April 1st and 2nd. There will be 3 OUTSTANDING lunch time speakers. For more details download the document that follows. This is a 57K PowerPoint file – To download, Right Click on the following link & choose “Save As”. —ASME-AADE

10:15 AM – Special Presentations: The Role of the Petroleum Technology Transfer Council (PTTC) — Don Duttlinger- PTTC Don explained the history and workings of the PTTC. This represents a good example of getting the technology where it is needed. For more information, download the file that follows. This is a 950K PowerPoint file- To download, Right Click on the following link & choose “Save As”. —PTTC-Presentation

10:45 AM – DOE Drilling Technologies Overview — Roy Long — DOE Roy presented an overview of some new DOE sponsored technologies that are coming of age. For more information, download the file that follows. This is a 1.1MB Adobe file (pdf) – To download, Right Click on the following link & choose “Save As”. —Roy-Long-Presentation

11:30 AM – LUNCH
12:30 PM High Speed (1 MB/sec) Data Transmission Through Drillpipe – — David Hall – IntelliServ David presented a talk on Novatek’s development of a high speed drillpipe data system. This is a 1MB Adobe file (pdf) – To download, Right Click on the following link & choose “Save As”. —Drillpipe Presentation

1:15 PM – BREAK
1:30 PM – Microwave Processing of Materials – Mahlon Dennis Tom Dennis presented some details on a new DOE sponsored technology for sintering tungsten carbide. For more information, download the file that follows. This is a 760KB Adobe file (pdf) – To download, Right Click on the following link & choose “Save As”. —Microwave Presentation

2:15 PM – Wrap Up – Morris Keene
2:30 PM – ADJOURN GENERAL MEETING

ATTENDEES
Hifzi Ardic Schlumberger (281) 285-4160
Chuck Asfahl Petrospec Technologies, Inc. (281) 364-6666
Bruce Boyle Schlumberger (281) 285-8717
Gary M. Briggs TIW Window Cutting Products (713) 729-2110
Paul Brown CTES (936) 521-2201
Gerry Cales Enventure Global Technology (281) 492-5000
Gary J. Collins Conoco Inc. (281) 293-6969
Dr. Mahlon Dennis Dennis Tool Company (281) 821-9495
Thomas M. Dennis Dennis Tool Company (281) 821-9495
David Dowell ChevronTexaco (281) 596-2734
Mr Don F Duttlinger PTTC 281-921-1720
Fernando J. Guzman Drill Thru Systems (281) 265-8974
David Hall Novatek 801-374-6222
Terry Hemphill Baroid Drilling Fluids (281) 871-5825
Ed Hoover Sandia National Laboratories (505) 844-7315
Jose Luis Imana Drill Thru Systems (281) 556-8344
Morris Keene Occidental OIL and GAS Corporation (713) 215-7118
Mike Killalea International Association of Drilling Contractors (281) 578-7171
Charles Knobloch Patent Attorney – Business Inventor (281) 398-8675
Bryce Levett, RE. Varco Drilling Equipment (713) 937-5784
Roy C. Long U.S. Department of Energy (918) 699-2017
Shteryo Lyomov University of Mining and Geology “St. Ivan Rilski” +359 2 625 81/463
Ken Malloy MOHR Engineering and Testing 713 466 1527
Jim Mullen Marathon Oil Company 713-296-2215
Howard Neal Schlumberger 512 331 3000
Jim Nicholson Shell E & P Technology (713) 245-7456
John D. Rogers NETL (304) 285-4880
G, ROBELLO SAMUEL Landmark Graphics Corporation 713-839-2997
G. Russell Schmidt Unocal (281) 287-7160
Brian E. Schwind PPI Technology Services (713) 464-2200
LES SINCLAIR Burlington Resources (915) 688-6855
Ed Smalley Gas Technology Institute – GTI (281) 873-5070 ext 29
K.E. (Ken) Smith Drill Thru Systems (281) 838-3092
Ron Sweatman Halliburton (281) 575-4389
Leesa Teel IADC 281-578-7171
Thomas E. Williams Maurer Technology (281) 276-6700
Keith Womer Varco Drilling Equipment (512) 340-5293
Glenda Wylie Halliburton Energy Services (281) 575-4176
Mario Zamora M-I L.L.C. 281-561-1331