Pat Nault will discuss the history of the East Texas Salt Water Company and how it is so vital to economic health of this region. He will also touch on some of the field’s water chemistry and how we chemically treat it.
Pat is currently the President/CEO of the East Texas Saltwater Disposal Company. He has over 40 years of experience in the oil and gas business with over 27 years in the East Texas Field. Mr. Nault has served on the Boards of many local civic organizations including Laird Memorial Hospital, East Texas Treatment Center, Piney Woods American Red Cross, Kilgore United Way, Kilgore Lions Club, East Texas Engineering Association, East Texas American Petroleum Institute, Kilgore Chamber of Commerce, Kilgore Economic Development Corporation, Kilgore National Bank, Kilgore College Foundation Board and several youth Baseball, Basketball and Football Associations. Pat was awarded the Community Builder Award from the Danville Masonic Grand Lodge #101 for 2002 and the 2010 Kilgore Citizen of the Year by the Chamber of Commerce. Mr. Nault has a Bachelor of Science degree in Petroleum Engineering from Oklahoma State University.