May 30, 2024

Field Handling of Natural Gas

Virtual, Instructor-Led

Event Summary

This presentation will address the key components and their purposes involving taking raw natural gas from the production facility to the processing plant inlet.

Attendees will receive 1 Professional Development Hour (PDH) upon approval.

What will be covered

  1. Measurement
  2. Pressure Service – Low and High
  3. Hydraulics
  4. Gathering Pipeline System
    1. Design & Construction
    2. Maintenance
    3. Corrosion Protection (internal and external)
    4. Regulations – DOT 192
  5. Treating
  6. Compression
  7. Pigging
  8. Liquid Handling – Pipeline
  9. Rights-of-Way
  10. Safety


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. 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, COGA, and engineering advisory boards at Texas A&M and UT Permian Basin.


From 05-30-2024 1:00 pm CST until 05-30-2024 2:00 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"

Have any questions? Contact us.