New Waves October 2008

Breaking news about water resources research and education in Texas

Burnett receives award for his work on oilfield brine desalination

Texas A&M Engineering’s David Burnett received the Health, Safety, Environment/Sustainable Development Award at the 7th Annual World Oil Awards Oct. 16 for making significant strides in protecting the environment through technical innovation.

Burnett is the director of technology for the Global Petroleum Research Institute (GPRI), part of the Harold Vance Department of Petroleum Engineering at Texas A&M University and the Texas Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) and a frequent collaborator with TWRI.

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