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.
The 2009 API Golf tournament held on September 18, 2009, at the Covington Country Club was a huge success!! Over 45 teams participated in the popular two round event. There were plenty of cool beverages and delicious food to make this an enjoyable event for all in spite of the South Louisiana heat and humidity and soggy course conditions. The API Golf Committee would like to thank everyone involved in helping make the 2009 API Delta Chapter Golf Tournament a success!
Once again, API - Delta participated as a Gold Sponsor for the FIRST LEGO League and Junior FIRST Lego League competitions. This year the Louisiana championship tournament was held on Saturday, November 21, 2009 at Dominican High School.
The Delta Chapter of API was recently lauded at a “Day of Reflection” breakfast held at Chalmette High School on August 28 in commemoration of the 4th Anniversary of Katrina’s devastation of St. Bernard Parish. The school system hosted a breakfast for over 500 community members, and many of the system’s partners, including API-Delta Chapter, were invited to be part of the event.