American Institute of Chemical Engineers
Baton Rouge Section


AIChE Baton Rouge Section
News & Activities


November Meeting

Date:Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Place:Ralph & Kacoo’s, 6110 Bluebonnet Blvd., Baton Rouge, 70809
Speaker: Mr. Jason Sowels,
Business Development Manager, Reagan Power and Compression
Agenda: 5:30 — Social hour
6:00 — Dinner begins with presentation of high school classroom grants
6:30 — Speaker begins
7:15 — Meeting adjourns
Menu: A sensation salad followed by a choice entr&eacut;e and an optional dessert
Price per person:$25 per AIChE member ($30 per guest, $10 per AIChE student member)
Reservations:Make your reservations with Brian Hoppe by 4:30 PM Saturday, November 8, 2014 at or by calling 225-612-6234.

AIChE Baton Rouge Seminar(7 PDHs)

Seminar Title: Overview of Nuclear Power, Monitoring Control Valve Diagnostics, Electric Motor Protection, Biofuels from Waste Water Treatment .

7 Professional Development Hours (PDH’s)

When:  Friday, 7th November 2014
8:00am - 4:00pm
Where:  Holiday Inn South
9040 Airline Hwy, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70816
(225) 924-7021

   More Information on This Seminar

Upcoming Events

November 7  AIChE Fall Seminar at Holiday Inn South
November 11  Mr. Jason Sowels, Business Development Manager of Reagan Power and Compression, at Ralph & Kacoo's
November 22  Geaux Build (Community service event w/ LSU AIChE)
December 18  Mr. John Willis, Vice President of ADCO Companies LTD, at Teppanyaki
January 22  TBD
February 19  TBD
March 19  TBD
April 23  BASF at Geismar site


March 2014 Meeting

Speaker: Ivy Diggs, Safety Engineer, OSHA, "2013 OSHA Update"

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Recent Events

October 23, 2014: Social Mixer w/ LSU AIChE + Mr. DallasCooley, CEO of Jeaux’s Boys BBQ Sauce, "Engineering Success: The Value of Softer Skills"

October 11, 2014: Super Science Saturday, LSU Pete Maravich Assembly Center

September 18, 2014: monthly meeting: "RTO and MPC Should Be the Repository for a Company’s Best Technology"

July 24, 2014: BR AIChE Young Professionals Trivia Event

May 8, 2014: Coates Award Banquet

May 2, 2014: Multi-topic Seminar

April 22, 2014: monthly meeting: "Microfluidic Technology"

March 18, 2014: monthly meeting: "2013 OSHA Update"

February 18, 2014: monthly meeting: "Southern Region EPC Business Outlook"

January 30, 2014: Question & Answer Panel with LSU Student Chapter

January 21, 2014: "New Insight into Combustion-Related Environmental Risks"

December 10, 2013: December Joint Meeting with New Orleans Section: "South Central Louisiana Technical College — Tour of Plant Operator and Instrument Technician Training Laboratories"

November 21, 2013: monthly meeting: "Louisiana Economic Development — Chemicals and Refining"

October 17, 2013: monthly meeting / joint meeting with ISA: "Common Misconceptions and Pitfalls in Alarm Management"

September 17, 2013: monthly meeting: "Deposition and Corrosion Control in Cooling Water Systems"

May 21, 2013 — Coates Award Banquet

April 2013 Meeting with AIChE President Phil Westmoreland

April 12, 2013: Seminar: Fire Video Image Detection, Explosion Protection and Pressure Relief, and Pneumatic Conveying.

April 11, 2013: Local Industry Question & Answer Panel happening at the LSU AIChE chapter’s weekly meeting

April 8, 2013: monthly meeting: "Entering a Golden Age of Chemical Engineering," Speaker — Phil Westmoreland, 2013 AIChE President

March 19,2013: monthly meeting: "Process Hazard Analysis and Safety-Instrumented Systems"

February 21, 2013: Seminar: Engineers Without Borders

February 19, 2013: Glenn Young, OSHA National Emphasis Program (NEP) for Chemical Plants

January 30, 2013: monthly meeting, "An Overview of Twisted Tube Heat Exchangers"


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