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Theory 2 Practice: Oil & Natural Gas-Ohio's Utica Shale
Development of the Utica shale in Ohio is a BIG DEAL! Abundant opportunities for engineers are being created. Don’t miss this one! In this Theory 2 Practice session, Craig Pierson will share the rapid change occurring in Ohio and the world as a result of development of shale oil and gas.
Craig is an ONU mechanical engineering alum and President of Marathon Pipe Line LLC. He has worked his way from a pipeline engineer in Illinois, through positions with increasing responsibility including assignments in Wyoming, Texas, Alaska, Ohio, and the onshore and offshore Sakhalin Project in Russia. Craig is a proud alum and active supporter of the ONU College of Engineering and the University.
“Theory 2 Practice” is a monthly series where outside presenters from business and industry visit us for a one-hour presentation and discussion. The sessions will show how the engineering theory taught in the classroom connects with realities of the working world. Each month will cover a different topic and the session is open to all students and faculty. Free pizza and sodas will be provided.