4th Quarter 2017 Luncheon – November 16

Topic: Project Canary: A Case Study in ‘Management By Exception’

A practical approach to real time monitoring for fugitive gas emissions

Speaker: David Armitage, CEO, Cartasite

Methane is not something we want to release into the atmosphere.  The industry would rather sell it and see that CH4 help power tomorrow’s energy economy.

Fugitive gas emissions are a hot button issue for the industry.  Today, the best practice is to send a field worker out in a pickup with a $100K FLIR camera to randomly inspect each well.  This best practice doesn’t scale well.  There are over 780,000 producing properties in the US.  It would be vastly better if we could figure out which wells are leaking gas and then dispatch someone to find and fix.  The problem is methane is lighter than air.  And it is really hard to detect.  

Management by exception is everyone’s focal point these days.  So far, no one has come up with a way to cost effectively, remotely monitor for fugitive gas emissions.  Perhaps it is time to do some out of the box thinking.  Mr. Armitage will share a new best practice approach for real time well site monitoring.

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Date & Time: Thursday, November 16 (11:45 AM to 1:15 PM)

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Scholarship Fund Update:

We have awarded our 2nd Round of Scholarships for fall of 2016. Congrats to our recipients!

The purpose of the scholarship is to identify, support and encourage continued education for talented local measurement industry members and family.

The RMMS Board intends to award this scholarship annually to qualified entrants connected to the society.  Requirements, guidelines and details are listed in the attached application.

Submit scholarship entry: RMMS Scholarship Application 2017

The purpose of the Society shall be the advancement of hydrocarbon measurement for the mutual benefit of the members, industry and the Society.

The mission of the Society will be to educate our membership on standards, regulation and common practices while communicating new ideas, technologies and emerging trends.

The vision of the Society is to grow and educate our membership and provide scholarship opportunities to future professionals.

The Society shall be both non-profit and non-political in character, but may cooperate in civic enterprises.

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