Form 8-K



Washington, D.C. 20549







Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934


Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): July 12, 2005




(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)



Delaware   001-32395   01-0562944

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)

  (Commission File Number)  

(I.R.S. Employer

Identification No.)


600 North Dairy Ashford

Houston, Texas 77079

(Address of principal executive offices and zip code)


Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (281) 293-1000



(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)



Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:


¨ Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)


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¨ Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c))


Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Principal Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Principal Officers


Effective July 12, 2005, Mr. Harald Norvik was elected to our Board of Directors as a Class I director. Mr. Norvik will serve as a member of the Public Policy Committee and he will receive compensation and perquisites in accordance with policies and procedures previously approved by the Board of Directors for non-employee directors of the Company.



Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.



/s/ Stephen F. Gates

July 12, 2005


Stephen F. Gates

Senior Vice President

and General Counsel