August 15, 2024

Basics of Gas Processing

Virtual, Instructor-Led

Event Summary

An approximate 50-minute presentation discussing the key components and their purposes involving taking raw natural gas and processing to marketable liquid products and natural gas stream.

Course Objectives

The key activities and associated assets to be covered are as follows:

  1. Basic Hydrocarbon and Other Components
  2. Measurement and Sampling
  3. Treating
  4. Dehydration
  5. Compression
  6. Refrigeration
  7. Cryogenics
  8. Safety Systems

Meet Your Instructor

Stephen McNair

Stephen has over 38 years in the energy industry, having held leadership, operations, commercial, and engineering positions primarily in the natural gas and water midstream space. He spent the first 14 years of his career gaining valuable experience working for ConocoPhillips. In the ensuing years, he progressed to leadership positions at several gas mid-stream companies, including DCP, Enlink, H2O Midstream, and Enterprise. He has also held positions with Pioneer Natural Resources (Upstream) and a renewable energy start-up involved with CCS and biomass – Fidelis New Energy.

Stephen holds an M.B.A. from Oklahoma City University and a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Texas A&M University. He has served on the boards of NMOGA and COGA and engineering advisory boards at Texas A&M and UT Permian Basin.


From 08-15-2024 2:00 pm CST until 08-15-2024 3:00 pm CST



Registration Information
Member $295
Non-Member $495

3% fee applied if paying by a credit card

Who can attend?

SGA Cancellation Policy "C"

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