This April, the API Delta Chapter celebrated its 7th annual Father/Son and Family Sporting Clays Tournament. Despite challenging industry conditions, we had great support from our sponsors, shooters, and volunteers.
The Greater New Orleans Science and Engineering Fair (GNOSEF) was held on February 23rd at the UNO Human Performance Center. API judged the Senior Division of the Energy Category. The winners and their teachers were recognized and presented awards on February 24th.
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement (BOEMRE) Director Michael R. Bromwich addressed a crowd of 400 for the API/Delta Chapter's Meritorious Service Award Program. The event was held in March at the Sheraton Hotel in New Orleans.
API – Delta Chapter recently announced the winners for its 2011/2012 scholarship awards. The goal of the API – Delta Chapter scholarship program is to help students of exceptional promise reach their full potential through education.
The 2010 API Delta Chapter Golf tournament held on September 17th at the Covington Country Club was a huge success!! Despite the current economic environment and drilling moratorium, 39 teams participated in the popular two-round tournament.
The Delta Chapter of the American Petroleum Institute recently hosted its annual joint society luncheon along with 21 other Representatives from energy related organizations at the Roosevelt Hotel in New Orleans. The sold out event was a huge success in part to the key note speaker, Mr. Randall Luthie, President of the National Ocean Industries Association (NOIA).
On Saturday, August 21, 2010, API and SPE coordinated the FETCH Saturday at the Louisiana Children's Museum. This event had 15 exhibits hosted by 9 different societies highlighting science and math principles.