Hot-Hed® Petroleum & Gas Industry News - March to April 2008

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March 2008

Hot-Hed International Supports Yemen Smile Charity
Hot-Hed Egypt and Hot-Hed International are proud to support Yemen Smile, a small charity established in 2003 which is dedicated to providing cleft palate surgeries, reconstructive plastic surgeries for physical deformities and serious burns, as well as other low cost medical services to children and young people in the country of Yemen.

Since its inception, Yemen Smile has completed more than 403 cleft palate surgeries throughout the country in a series of medical camps in areas which have very poor medical facilities available to the local people. This charitable organization also provides training in cleft palate surgery and other medical techniques related to reconstructive surgery.

To read more about Yemen Smile’s latest projects, visit their website. For more information regarding supporting this important Middle East charity, email them at For a list of other charities that Hot-Hed supports, please visit our Community Awareness Programs page.

For more information contact:
Hot-Hed International

April 2008

Hot-Hed Attending IAPG Houston Scholarship Fund Golf Tournament
April 18th
Hot-Hed attending IAPG Houston golf tournament.Hot-Hed will be attending the 6th Annual Instituto Argentino del Petróleo y del Gas (IAPG) Houston Scholarship Fund Golf Tournament on April 18, 2008 at the Wind Rose Golf Club in Spring, Texas. Proceeds to support funding of scholarships to benefit talented oil and gas industry professionals from Argentina.

Wind Rose Golf Club
6235 Pinelakes Blvd, Spring, Texas

Tee-off Time
1:15 p.m

For more information contact:
Hot-Hed International
Hot-Hed to Attend Society of Petroleum Engineers Golf Tournament
April 18th
Hot-Hed attending Society of Petroleum Engineers Golf Tournament.Hot-Hed will be attending the 20th Annual Society of Petroleum Engineeers (SPE) Golf Tournament on April 18, 2008 in Bogor, West Java at the Jagorawi Golf and Country Club. All funds raised will be used to provide college scholarships for Indonesian university students studying
engineering. 2007's tournament raised over $27 000.00
for the Continuing Education Fund.

Jagorowi Golf Course
Bogor, Indonesia

For more information contact:
Hot-Hed International
Hot-Hed Sponsors AADE Deepwater & Emerging Technologies Group Meeting
April 23rd
Hot-Hed is proud to be a main sponsor of the American Association of Drilling Engineeers, Houston Chapter, Deepwater and Emerging Technologies Group Meeting on April 23, 2008 at Halliburton's main offices in Houston, Texas.

Topics covered at this meeting include:

Deepwater Needs Future Development in Equipment, Tools & Processes for Sea Floor & Downhole Intervention
(presenter Gary Ring - Blade Energy Partners)

Operator View of Deepwater Intervention Issues & Improvements (presenter Robert Perry - British Petroleum)

Current State of the Art in Subsea Tree Access & Deepwater Intervention (presenter Kurt Hurzeler - Helix)

Concept-to-Reality - Changing Subsea Intervention
(presenter Cindy Conroy - Ziebel)

Deepwater Intervention - From Chevron’s Perspective
(presenter Ricky Cummings - Chevron)

For more information regarding this or other oil and gas industry meetings Hot-Hed sponsors, contact: Hot-Hed International

Hot-Hed® Community Awareness Programs

SPE Scholarships

Hot-Hed supports the Society of Petroleum Engineers Scholarship Fund which enables thousands of students worldwide to obtain university degrees abroad.

Find out more about Hot-Hed® Community Awareness Programs.