South Texas Local Section

Welcome to the website of the Greater Houston Area Chemical Engineers! We are known as the South Texas Section. We are one of the largest local sections of AIChE (American Institute of Chemical Engineers).

We provide many activities and services for our members!

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SPTC Call for Sponsors

The South Texas Section of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers, in partnership with the AIChE central organization, is hosting its 11 th Annual AIChE Southwest Process Technology Conference at the Sugar Land Marriott Town Square, October 1 & 2, 2019. This event attracts hundreds of...

2019 Monthly Dinner Schedule

January 10, The Bouganvilleas, 12126 Westheimer Rd, Houston Mike Allison, Raptor Aerial Services Drones, a new tool for industrial applications February 7, Holiday Inn IAH, 15222 JFK Boulevard, Houston Andrew Smith, Sympatec Advances in lab and process particle characterization March 7, The...

Upcoming Events

Third Friday Networking Lunch – April 2019

Friday, April 19, 2019, 11:30am-1:00pm CDT
Posted by Talia Sanchez
Speaker: Eric Lethander, Ch.E., CEM Eric Lethander is a District Representative of TLV Corporation, a world authority on steam engineering products and services established in Japan in 1950 and now with a presence in more than 50 countries. Eric assists clients across the Gulf Coast in achieving...Read more

Recent Events

STS AIChE April 2019 Monthly Dinner Meeting

Thursday, April 11, 2019, 6:00pm-9:00pm CDT
Posted by Talia Sanchez
April 11, 2019 Dinner Presentation: Generation IV Nuclear Power: Energy Approach in the 21st Centruy to Global Warming Challenge Schedule 6:00PM - 7:00PM Social/Networking Time 7:00PM - 8:00PM Dinner and STS Announcements 8:00PM - 9:00PM Dinner Presentation/Speaker Abstract This seminar will offer...Read more

First Friday Networking Lunch – April 2019

Friday, April 5, 2019, 11:30am-1:00pm CDT
Posted by Talia Sanchez
Speaker: Dennis Brewer, Owner and Operator, Brewer Construction Dennis Brewer has 43 years of experience in construction and has been involved in laboratory and technical construction for 39 years. He began his construction career in Baytown, Texas where he worked as a carpenter and superintendent...Read more