DENVER – Blake Scott, founder and president of Scott Environmental Services, Inc. (Scott), has been named Industry Leader by the Oil & Gas Awards Judging Panel. This premier accolade was presented at a gala event in Denver which brought together exploration and production experts who acknowledged the individuals, companies, technologies and approaches that advance the industry and yield greater oil and gas efficiencies in the Rocky Mountain region.
The Industry Leader award is given in recognition of outstanding achievements and contributions made by an individual to the oil and gas industry. In a statement provided by the 2013 Oil & Gas Awards Judging Panel, “His innovative and principled leadership stands out and the work of Blake and his company are essential to the Oil & Gas industry when recycling and environmentally friendly practices are so critical.”
Blake and his team provide patented, leading-edge solid drilling waste management technology to the oil and gas industry. Scott’s processes, which treat and recycle solid drilling waste for reuse as load-bearing structures, are an excellent way to reduce drilling waste and disposal costs in unique drilling areas, such as the Rocky Mountain region.
“Knowing that our efforts are benefitting our customers by saving them money while at the same time protecting our environment is reward enough, but this Industry Leader award means a great deal to me,” said Blake Scott. “Being recognized in this way means that the industry believes in the solutions we are providing and that is extremely gratifying.”