North Texas Chapter: September Virtual Luncheon

North Texas Chapter: September Virtual Luncheon
Join us on September 22 from Noon - 1:00 pm for this informative virtual luncheon to learn about hydraulic fracturing from our guest speaker, Pat Handren. We will also spotlight Denbury Resources Inc. this month for being our chapter’s Bronze Sponsor.

Hydraulic Fracturing, How It's Done and Why it Works

This presentation will focus one three topics. First, how oil and gas reservoirs store hydrocarbons in the subsurface. The various equipment and process used in a hydraulic fracturing treatment. Lastly, the mechanics of why hydraulic fracturing works and why the treatment improves a well's ability to produce economic quantities of oil and gas.

Speaker Bio:
Pat Handren graduated from Texas Tech University and began his 39 year career in the oilfield in 1981. He worked for Sun Gas Company (which became Oryx Energy Company) and concentrated on becoming an expert in well completions and stimulation. Over the course of his career he has worked for several companies including Carbo Ceramics inc., Ascent Energy Company and Denbury Resources Inc. He has given talks throughout the industry to a variety of audiences. Pat has authored and co-authored Numerous technical papers, and is an author for a US Patent on perforating. Pat retired from Denbury Resources in January of 2020.

Please register on the WEN-NT website and contact Jennifer Willis with any questions at The Zoom meeting link will be distributed the day of the luncheon to all registrants

Free to both WEN members and non-members

Registration Deadline:
September 21

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9/22/2020 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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