7 for 7:30 pm Supper Speaker meeting
Wed 16th July 2014
Meeting open to club members, prospective members and their partners. Photo: Ross Dike.
Rotarian John Singer gave a talk about the oil and gas industry in which he worked most of his career.
According to Wikipedia:
"The petroleum industry includes the global processes of exploration, extraction, refining, transporting (often by oil tankers and pipelines), and marketing petroleum products. The largest volume products of the industry are fuel oil and gasoline (petrol). Petroleum (oil) is also the raw material for many chemical products, including pharmaceuticals, solvents, fertilizers, pesticides, and plastics. The industry is usually divided into three major components: upstream, midstream and downstream. Midstream operations are usually included in the downstream category." Read more...