Ohio Valley Regional Oil & Gas Expo Educates Attendees

Sat May 24, 2014 - Midwest Edition
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Beaver Excavating Company's Betsy Sterling-Ward and Rick Lantz discuss the company's expertise in civil construction solutions for the Marcellus and Utica Shale Gas and Oil Industry.
Beaver Excavating Company's Betsy Sterling-Ward and Rick Lantz discuss the company's expertise in civil construction solutions for the Marcellus and Utica Shale Gas and Oil Industry.
Beaver Excavating Company's Betsy Sterling-Ward and Rick Lantz discuss the company's expertise in civil construction solutions for the Marcellus and Utica Shale Gas and Oil Industry. (L-R): Allied Construction Products District Manager, Rich Steinbrenner, was on hand to assist Jason Shields, Bob Bowers and Al Springer at the Highway Equipment Company booth. Jake Stoddard (L) and Brian Jesse, B&K Construction Equipment Co., drew a lot of interest with their Dieci Zeus telescopic handler. (L-R): The Shelly Company’s Rudy Pennock, Jamie Sturgeon, Steve Alex and Jay Garrison spoke about the company’s energy related projects with attendees. Ryan Sharbonno (L) and Mike Painter of Precision Laser & Instrument, discuss laser and GPS applications in gas and oil well site development. Reco's Dave Totterdale (L) and Dustin Hynes (R) speak with Chuck Griffin of Wheeling Spring & Truck Parts. Heather Brewer welcomes attendees to the Sidwell Materials booth.

The third annual Ohio Valley Regional Oil & Gas Expo was held in St. Clairsville, Ohio, at the James E. Carnes Center in Belmont County on April 30 and May 1. The business-to-business event, hosted by the Belmont County Commissioners and the Belmont County Port Authority, featured vendors exhibiting equipment, products and services in indoor tabletop displays and an outdoor equipment display area.

The expo opened with a Network Night Reception on the evening of April 30 and followed with a series of educational conferences, sessions and talks. Speakers at the event included Rice Energy President, Toby Rice; President of “O”Ring CNG Fuel Systems, Bob Beatty; and director of the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Craig Butler.

Event sponsors included Rice Energy, XTO Energy, Hartman & Hartman Constructors, Beaver Excavating Company, Reco, Shelly Materials and more.

The Carnes Center also will serve as the location for the Ohio Valley Regional Oil & Gas Career Expo scheduled for June 20. For more information, visit www.ohiovalleycareerexpo.com