Prof. Kenneth S. Sorbie Receives Production and Operations Award from Society of Petroleum Engineers

San Antonio, TX - SPE ATCE 2017 - Awardees at the SPE Annual Awards Banquet during the 2017 Society of Petroleum Engineer's Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition here today, Tuesday October 10, 2017.  The ATCE meeting is taking place at the Henry B Gonzalez Convention center which features the latest technologies, industry best practices, and new product launches for  attendees from around the world. Photo by © SPE/Todd Buchanan 2017 Contact Info:

Richardson, TX (11 October 2017) – The Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) recently honored Prof. Kenneth S. Sorbie with the SPE Production and Operations Award at SPE’s Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition held 9-11 October in San Antonio, TX. Sorbie is Professor at Heriot-Watt University.
Sorbie is being recognized for his significant contributions to the field of production and operations, including chemical well treatments, scale inhibition treatments and polymer gel water shutoff treatments.
SPE serves more than 164,000 members worldwide, sharing technical knowledge for the benefit of our industry. Each year, SPE presents awards that recognize members whose efforts have advanced petroleum technology, as well as their professional achievements and contributions to the industry and the society.
“It is an honor to recognize Kenneth for his commitment and dedication to the oil and gas industry with the Production and Operations Award. SPE intsamehional award winners were nominated by their colleagues and selected by their peers for their achievement and contributions and it’s my pleasure to congratulate him on receiving this prestigious international award from SPE,” said Janeen Judah, 2017 SPE President.