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.
This spring the API Delta Chapter celebrated its 6th annual Father/Son & 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 was held on March 17th 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 March 18th.
The API - Delta Chapter congratulates Mr. Art Johnson, President and Chief of Exploration for Hydrate Energy International and Mr. Charlie Speed, an independent materials and corrosion engineering consultant, this year's API Meritorious Service Award recipients.
Once again petroleum industry societies pooled their efforts to educate the community on various aspects of the petroleum industry, its jobs, the importance of the industry and its products in everyday living.