Bob Chase speaks about natural gas boom

MARIETTA – Marietta College’s Bob Chase, professor and chair of the Department of Petroleum Engineering and Geology, was one of five instructors scheduled to speak at the Ohio Shale and Gas Seminar in Columbus on Nov. 22.

Chase discussed technology, exploration and drilling. Chase has been at the forefront of the state’s natural gas boom and has discussed the potential of hydraulic fracturing throughout the region for the past few years.