LGS/UL Geology & Wine Event

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Terri Bannister will discuss the Geology of Southern Ontario’s wince country. Light hors d’oeuvres to be paired with the wines. Spouces/ guests are welcome to attend. $75 per person. . . . → Read More: LGS/UL Geology & Wine Event

LGS Luncheon – March 2017

John_Drilbus

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Title: Recent Significant Global Deepwater Discoveries and the Look Forward for Deep Water Exploration.

John R. Dribus

This talk begins by examining some of the key factors that are negatively impacting global exploration activities today. Then, several areas that have received focused exploration attention in 2015-2016 such as Brazil and Angola Presalt, the Gulf . . . → Read More: LGS Luncheon – March 2017

February Bulletin

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President’s Letter – February 2017

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Greetings,

 

Thank you to all of those who attended our annual Pizza Meet and Greet! We had a great turn out and look forward to doing it again next year.

This month our lunch speaker on February 15th, is Chris Williams, who will be talking about; Utilizing Image Logs (OMRI, XRMI) to create Turbidite . . . → Read More: President’s Letter – February 2017

LGS Luncheon – February 2017

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Title: Utilizing Image Logs (OMRI, XRMI) to create, Turbidite Litho-Facies based upon, Bouma’ Facies Model

Chris Williams, Halliburton.

From the earliest days of oil exploration, how to convert log response to rock type and gain outcrop level detailed data has been the goal of many geologists. Coring the whole well would accomplish this, but . . . → Read More: LGS Luncheon – February 2017

January Bulletin

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President’s Letter – January 2017

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Greetings,

Hope you had a Merry Christmas and are off to a great start in 2017! The LGS is rolling into the New Year with a filled out slate of lunch speakers and a professional/student eat and greet event.

This month our lunch speaker on January 18th, is Derek Beckett from the CoreLabs and his . . . → Read More: President’s Letter – January 2017

LGS Luncheon – January 2017

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Title: Enhanced Oil Recovery in Unconventional Formations: Gas Cycling

The problems involved in improving recovery from 5% OOIP to better than 20 – 30% OOIP using gas cycling are illustrated and definition of the terminology encountered and the mechanism of vaporization and condensation in nanopore structures discussed. Additional laboratory evaluation of the fluids, both . . . → Read More: LGS Luncheon – January 2017

SGS 2017 Scholarship Fund Application

Shreveport Geological Society

The Shreveport Geological Society offers scholarships for undergraduate and graduate study in geology-related programs to encourage innovation in the field and help you reach your dreams. The deadline to apply is February 17, 2017. Please read the information at their site HERE below before submitting an application.

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Jack Shirley Memorial SIPES Scholarship Application

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For more information on the scholarship please contact James Gamble at (337) 781-3294.

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