This year’s Technical Seminar will bring together the Midwest’s top industry experts to discuss and educate attendees on today’s most pertinent industry topics. Don’t miss this opportunity to gain premier insight on the latest in the oil and gas field!

Thursday, November 2, 2017


 8:40 AM – Welcome

Shawn Bennett, Executive Vice President – Ohio Oil and Gas Association


8:45 AM – OOGSC – Emergency Response to Gas Meter Station Slip

Corey Mislinski, Project Development Engineer – GeoStabilization International


9:45 AM – Minimizing Costs and Maximizing Assets for Salt Water Disposal Wells

Bob Rabe, Senior Account Manager – ChemTreat

Tom Tomastik, Senior Geologist and Regulatory Specialist – ALL Consulting


10:30 AM – BREAK


10:45 AM – Structural Control of the Point Pleasant Formation Deposition and Production

Devin Fitzgerald, Certified Petroleum Geologist – EMF Geosciences, Inc.

Wes Casto, Petroleum Engineer – Casto PE

Robert Thomas, President – EMF Geosciences, Inc.


11:30 AM – Capacity Control for Reciprocating Compressors

Michael Varney, Application Engineer – Ariel Corporation


12:15 PM – Lunch


1:00 PM – In-Pipe Turbine Generator (IPTG)

Bruce A. Kaiser, Founder & CEO – Lighting Master Corporation


1:45 PM – Site Selection Criteria for Petrochemical and Energy Services Facilities

Bryce Custer, President, Petrochemical & Energy Services
Ohio River Corridor, Inc.


2:45 PM – Dissolved Hydrocarbon Gas Analysis in Water

Mark Bruce, Corporate Technical Director – TestAmerica


3:30 PM – Characteristics and Performance of Microbial-Based Well-Stimulation and Paraffin Dispersal Products Obtained From a Novel Fermentation Process

Martin Shumway, Technical Officer – Locus Bio-Energy Solutions LLC


4:15 PM – Closing


In collaboration with SPE Ohio Petroleum Section, OOGA is proud to present the Technical Conference presentations. We look forward to seeing you on November 2nd for this captivating series.

SPE Ohio Petroleum Section