Archive of Past 100 Announcements

  • 2020-2021 Scholarship


    The Michigan Section of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) is once again offering a scholarship of $1,000 to a Michigan college student, or an incoming college student, who is interested in the petroleum and natural gas industry.  This applies to any student seeking a Bachelor of Science degree in the desired fields of interest for the 2020-2021 academic year and who are U.S. citizens and residents of Michigan or attending a 4-year institution in Michigan. 

    Check out the scholarship tab for more info!

  • Fundamentals of GeoSteering Workshop - Columbus, OH, March 4th, 2020

    The Ohio Geological Society is offering a Fundamentals of GeoSteering Workshop on Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at the Hilton Easton from 10:00a.m. to 4:00p.m. This workshop is for entry-level and experiences geo-scientists, well operators, and those interested in or needing a refresher course in planning, drilling, and analysis of a modern horizontal borehole particularly in organic-rich shale.


    Mr. Stephen Clark, Senior Technical Analyst for ROGII, Inc will be the instructor. During the morning session, an overview of the concepts of geosteering will be presented. In the afternoon session, attendees will use a time-limited version of ROGIIs-Starsteer software to perform four exercises focused on horizontal-well drilling.


    The cost is only $99/person for professionals or $80/person for enrolled university/college students (limit of 6 student tickets). This includes refreshments in the afternoon and all materials related to the workshop. Lunch is not included. A certificate for CEUs (0.5) or PDHs (5.0) will be issued to those that mark the CEU/PDH checkbox found in the online-registration process.

    Please refer to the web link for more information.

  • SPE Michigan Section Program Schedule

    Dear SPE Members,
    SPE Michigan Section is grateful for your support and participation during all SPE Events. We are glad to announce that SPE will continue to support the Distinguished Lecturers Program. We will have three Distinguished Lecturers visiting in the upcoming season. Please find the schedule below. For more information about SPE Activity, please see the attached newsletter.
    Speaker Date Lecture Topic

    Mary Van Domelen 9/9/2019 Thriving in a Lower for Longer Environment

    Shahid Aziz Haq 3/5/2020 “Reservoir Engineering While Drilling” in Horizontal Wells

    Long Jiang 4/6/2020 Behind Casing/Tubing Opportunities Identified From Cased Hole Water Saturation Measurements