Throughout the year, SOER hosts valuable workshops for industry professionals. These workshops are held in various locations around the state on a variety of industry-related topics. 

For more information on SOER workshops, please contact Brandi Biggs, SOER Coordinator, at bbiggs@soerok.com or by calling 405.601.2098.

ESPs in the Oilfield - Function, Operation, Sizing & Troubleshooting

This workshop will introduce the participant to Electric Submersible Pumps (ESPs) in the oilfield. Participants will learn about pump components and operational characteristics to give them a working knowledge of function and mechanism. Participants will also learn the basics of sizing their pump and work through examples using Darcy's Productivity Index. Participants will learn some of the more common causes of failure of ESPs in the oilfield and gain insight on diagnosing and beginning the correction process in order to improve the total run life of your pump.

Presenting companies are Global Production Solutions and Summit ESP.

Total workshop cost: $100.00 (early) / $125 (late) | Schedule: 9:00am-4:00pm
Please register early, seating is limited.

Ardmore: March 23, 2016

Southern Oklahoma Technology Center
Conference C, Building 100
2610 Sam Noble Parkway
Ardmore, OK 73401
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Forms, Rules, Permits and Website Training with OCC and OTC

Everyone could use a little help understanding the forms, rules and regulations that affect the oil & natural gas industry in Oklahoma. Join individuals the Oklahoma Corporation Commission and the Oklahoma Tax commission as they help review and answer questions about where to find, how to complete and when to submit some of the most common forms associated with operating an oil or gas well in the state. Topics include e-permitting, lease location and database searches, how to properly complete common forms, UIC forms and compliance, as well as assistance from the Oklahoma Tax Commission on reciprocating forms that are required for operators.

Total workshop cost: $100.00(early)/125.00(late) | Schedule: 9:00am-4:00pm
Please register early, seating is limited.

Ardmore: April 7, 2016

Southern Oklahoma Technology Center
Conference Room C, Building 100
2610 Sam Noble Parkway
Ardmore, OK 73401


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Practical Applications of Bioremediation for the Small Operator

Participants will learn simple and economical methods to mitigate small spills using local or on-hand resources. Oklahoma State University, BEACON Environmental Assistance Corporation and the Oklahoma Corporation Commission will give guidance on when to report, how to contain, who to notify and what to do if you have new or old spills containing hydrocarbons or saltwater. The workshop will cover basic chemistry and simple calculations that will make finding the right solution accessible to the small operator.

Total workshop cost: $$100 / $125 Late | Schedule: 9:00am-4:00pm
Please register early, seating is limited.

Tulsa: March 17, 2016

OSU Tulsa
North Hall
Room 150
700 N. Greenwood
Tulsa, OK 74106
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Ardmore: June 30, 2016

Southern Oklahoma Technology Center
Business Center
2610 Sam Noble Parkway
Ardmore, OK 73401
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SPCC Rule Training and State & Federal Air Regulations

Preventing and containing spills while monitoring and complying with the evolving air emissions regulations can be time consuming and cause quite a few headaches. This workshop, presented by industry experts from Enviro Clean Services, can help you sort through the mess and stay in compliance with the latest updates.

SPCC rule training and required annual training will be covered in the morning and does not include lunch. The air emissions regulations on the state and federal level will be covered in two parts and includes lunch.

The two workshops can be attended together or separately.

Total workshop cost: $$100 / $125 Late | Schedule: 9:00am-3:00pm
Please register early, seating is limited.

Tulsa: February 17, 2016

Hyatt Regency Downtown
Room TBD
100 E 2nd St.
Tulsa, OK 74103

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Ardmore: May 19, 2016

Southern Oklahoma Technology Center
Business Development Center
2610 Sam Noble Parkway
Ardmore, OK 73401
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Water Management (title pending)

This workshop is currently being reformatted. Details coming soon. Please check back.

Total workshop cost: $100.00(early)/125.00(late) | Schedule: 9:00am-4:00pm
Please register early, seating is limited.

Tulsa: April 28, 2016

OSU Tulsa
North Hall - Room 150
700 N. Greenwood
Tulsa, OK 74106
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Water, Wetlands, Soil and Dam Regulations

The Oklahoma Conservation Commission, Oklahoma Water Resources Board and Oklahoma Corporation Commission have partnered to provide information regarding drilling, waste disposal and transport operations. Participants will learn how to identify Oklahoma's 2,107 flood control structures and regulations regarding work on or near them. Topics to be covered include water use permitting requirements, wetland identification and regulation, water quality impacts and soil farming. This event will be co-sponsored by the Oklahoma Bar Association's Environmental Law Section and will be eligible for up to 7 CLE credits. Certificates for Professional Development Hours will also be given.

Total workshop cost: $100 (early) / $125 (late) | Schedule: 9:00am-4:00pm
Please register early, seating is limited.

Tulsa: March 3, 2016

OSU Tulsa
Room TBD
700 N. Greenwood Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74106
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Workplace Health & Safety Reporting

Figuring out which forms you need to submit to keep your worksite safe and in compliance can be confusing. Join us as the Oklahoma Department of Labor, OK Department of Environmental Quality and the Workers' Compensation Commission and OIPA's Safety Educator team up to discuss policies and services that can help keep small companies from spending thousands on private consultations or fines for easily remedied violations. Topics include updates on H2S Awareness information and practices, OSHA Standards, OSHA Safety Consultation Services provided by the state (not federal OSHA), Tier II reporting and Workers' Compensation policies and updates.

Total workshop cost: $100 (early) / $125 (late) | Schedule: 9:00am-4:00pm
Please register early, seating is limited.

OKC: February 4, 2016

OSU OKC
Administration Bldg. - Conference Room North
900 N. Portland
OKC, OK 73107
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