Baton Rouge Local Section

Welcome to the Baton Rouge, LA local section.  Our section meetings and other activities offer opportunities to stay abreast of subjects of interest to Chemical Engineers and to network with others in our profession.  We typically meeet once per month, usually Tuesday or Thursday of the third week in the month, from September through May, with a summer break June through August.


2019 Election Notice

Nominations for the following section officers’ vacancies are solicited: Vice-Chair, Secretary, Treasurer, and Executive Committee Member. Send nomination name and brief resume to Randy Goodman . The call for nominations will be closed on 31 October 2019. However, at the annual Election Meeting,...

Upcoming Events

November Meeting

Thursday, November 21, 2019, 5:30pm CST
Posted by Brandon Lithgoe
Topic: AIChE Beer Brewing Competition Speaker: Bad News Beers Menu: Chinese buffet, Sushi, soft drinks Cost: Members: $15 (Non-members: $20, Students: $10) PDH: One Hour Reservations: Make your reservation by 5:30 PM on Wednesday, November 20th to Erick Flores . Reservations are not required. Bring...Read more

Recent Events

Fall 2019 Seminar

Process Technologies, Equipment Sizing and Specification, P&ID Creation + Engineering Ethics
Friday, November 15, 2019, 8:00am-5:00pm CST
Posted by Brandon Lithgoe
Morning Session Process Technologies Petroleum Refining Nitrogen Based Fertilizer Manufacturing Process Polyvinyl Chloride Afternoon Session Engineering Ethics, Equipment Sizing and Specification Engineering Ethics Shell & Tube Heat Exchangers Drums Equipment Heat Loss Art of the P&ID...Read more