Los Alamos Laboratory Officials to Make Oklahoma City Presentations Next Month
OKLAHOMA CITY (JR) -- Two presentations from Los Alamos National Laboratory officials are scheduled in April.
A program featuring presentations on microborehole drilling and seismic technology will be presented by Los Alamos National Laboratory officials at a dinner meeting on April 13 at the Petroleum Club in Oklahoma City.
Oklahoma Corporation Commissioner Bob Anthony and state Secretary of Energy Mike Smith will open the meeting.
On April 14, a special breakfast program featuring presentations from Los Alamos National Laboratory and the University of Oklahoma- Sarkeys Energy Center on research impacting the oil and gas industry will be presented, at the Myriad Convention Center from 7:15-9:15 a.m.
Joint sponsors of the microborehole drilling and seismic technology program are the Society of Petroleum Engineers, the Oklahoma City Geological Society and Oklahoma City Association of Petroleum Landmen. Oil and gas attorneys and nonmembers are invited to attend, said Dana Murphy, corporation commission administrative law judge, who is coordinating the program.
The program will begin with registration and a social hour at 5:15 p.m. followed by dinner at 6 p.m. Presentations are scheduled to begin at 6:30 p.m.
The cost is $20 for organization members with reservations, $25 for nonmembers and members without reservations and $15 for students.
Charryl Berger, director of energy and sustainable systems for Los Alamos National Laboratory, will present a general overview of the laboratory's facilities and current research.
Jim Albright, geo-engineering group manager for Los Alamos National Laboratory, will discuss development and testing of equipment designed to drill boreholes as small as 1.375 inches at a target depth ranging from 5,000 to 10,000 feet. …