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PIOGA’s Water & Waste Management Training

April 20, 2017 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

PIOGA’s Environmental Committee is pleased to host this training in conjunction with our partners Aquatech International Corporation, Fluid Recovery Services, LLC, and Babst Calland.

Exploration and production of oil and gas in PA requires proper management of water and waste. Whether it is drill cuttings or produced water, all waste streams have approved and proven process. Hear from industry experts to learn about the approved and proven techniques for management of water and waste from the well site. Obtain a comprehensive overview of industry protocols for site preparation, transporting, treating, recycling, reuse, processing, and disposing of wastes.

The five-hour class will cover the following topics:

  • Water Management Trends and Industry Practices
    David Yoxtheimer, P.G., Penn State Marcellus Center for Outreach & Research (MCOR)
  • Types of Fluids Associated with Oil & Gas Exploration & Production; Water Treatment & Disposal
    Devesh Mittal, CEO, Fluid Recovery Services
  • Solid Waste Management
    Elizabeth R. Bertha, EHS Director, Seneca Landfill, Inc.
    Beth Powell, New Pig Energy
  • DEP & SRBC Review Status of Best Management Practices, Storage & Mine Influenced Water
    Moderator: Teresa Irvin McCurdy, TD Connections, Inc.  / Hydro Recovery, LP
    Andrew Dehoff, Executive Director, Susquehanna River Basin Commission (SRBC)Scott Perry, Deputy Secretary, Office of Oil & Gas Management, PA Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)
  • Regulatory Framework
    Jean Mosites & Kevin Garber, Attorneys, Babst Calland
  • Operator Panel on Economics of Water Management
    Moderator: Teresa Irvin McCurdy, TD Connections, Inc.  / Hydro Recovery, LP
    Dawson Lindauere, Water Planner, Repsol USA
    Nathan Harris, Sr. Director, HSE, Pennsylvania General Energy (PGE)
    Luke Marsh, Sr. EHS Specialist, Cabot Oil & Gas

Registration: 8:30 a.m.
Training: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. (lunch provided)

Fee: PIOGA members, $100; nonmembers, $150
Fee includes continuing education credits (CEUs) and lunch

Breakfast and Break Sponsor: Babst Calland

Registration: Click HERE to register online.  Payment must be received prior to the training session.
Deadline to register is Monday, April 17. Space is limited, register now!

Cancellation Policy: You may cancel without penalty if written cancellation requests are received by Monday, April 17. Due to financial obligations incurred by the host, we will not provide a refund after this date.

Questions? Should you have any questions about the training or the CEUs, please contact Tracy Zink at tracy@pioga.org.


April 20, 2017
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Aquatech International
1 Four Coins Drive
Canonsburg, PA 15317-1778 United States
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