Thanks to each of you who were present for our meeting today. H.E.S.S. provided us with another very good meal and their usual friendly and helpful wait-staff. We had two guests and hopefully, everyone encouraged them to return. Bob Scott gave us an interesting history lesson, re:accidents in the oil field; a perfect segue into our speaker’s topic.
Dr. Emilio Peńa,
Global Energy Safety Institute, informed us of the background, beginnings
and work of his group; broadening and enlightening our perception of
safety practices and limitations and lessons to-be-learned from other
industries. Absentees, check the website. Attendees, reinforce your new
knowledge by doing the same.
for getting our information-request newsletter out to each of you. We had several returned today and hope to receive others soon. The more who participate, the stronger and more beneficial our organization will be to each of us.
2014/15 Nominating Committee for Officers
met following the meeting today. You may be contacted; If so, please give
serious consideration to serving. Their slate of nominees will be
presented at the June meeting, nominees from the attendees requested and
our new officers will be elected. Thus, begins our 59th year. Your
suggestions are our best source for speakers. Your attendance is our
strongest resource for their acceptance. Their acceptance is one of your
best benefits for belonging to POPS.
is in Katy Methodist hospital. We are saddened by the death of one of our
retired from Fina.
June 16th is our final meeting for 2013/14. Lot’s going on. See you then.