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LAGCOE 2017 selected as a 2017 International Buyer Program Select event

LAGCOE 2017 has been selected by the U.S. Department of Commerce as one of only two oil and gas expositions to participate in its International Buyer Program Select in 2017. Through this program, attendees have a chance to make one-on-one contacts with industry decision makers and develop dynamic business relationships. The International Buyer Program, a joint government industry effort, is coordinated by the U.S. Department of Commerce who assists our international guests in meeting with targeted exhibitors to cultivate partnerships.

Chevron contributes $1 million to Hurricane Irma relief

Chevron has announced a contribution of $1 million from Chevron and the Chevron Global Community Fund to assist with efforts to recover from the damage done by Hurricane Irma.

Hess Corp. donates $1 million to Harvey relief efforts in Houston

Hess Corporation has announced that it is donating $1 million to relief efforts in Houston following Hurricane Harvey.

Noble Energy contributes $1 million to Hurricane Harvey relief efforts

Earlier this week, Noble Energy, Inc., committed to contribute a total of $1 million to support Hurricane Harvey relief efforts.

Harvey spurs emergency oil from reserve Trump wants to sell

A deadly storm ravaging the Texas and Louisiana coasts has led to a rare release of oil from emergency U.S. stockpiles that President Donald Trump wants to slash.

Exxon Mobil increases Hurricane Harvey relief support to $1 million

Exxon Mobil Corp. announced today that it is has increased to $1 million its support for relief and recovery efforts in Houston and other Gulf Coast communities impacted by Hurricane Harvey.

Oil's epicenter faces more flooding

It keeps getting deeper for Houston, the epicenter of the U.S. oil industry.

Chevron donates $1 million to Texas Hurricane Harvey relief efforts

Chevron Corporation today announced that it is making a $1-million contribution to the American Red Cross for the immediate relief efforts under way to assist victims of Hurricane Harvey that struck Texas over the weekend.

Harvey hits U.S. oil hub with massive winds, torrential rain

Harvey became the strongest hurricane to hit Texas in more than 50 years, making landfall in the heart of the U.S. energy sector and bringing the danger of a life-threatening storm surge.

GATE Energy acquires PDI Solutions

Houston-based GATE Energy announces the acquisition of PDI Solutions, LLC, headquartered in Schriever, La. PDI Solutions is a leading provider of a wide array of services in the operations, maintenance (O&M), and inspections arena with focus in both the upstream and midstream markets.

ConocoPhillips receives DU Corporate Conservation Achievement Award

ConocoPhillips, the multinational energy corporation headquartered in Houston, Texas, received the inaugural Ducks Unlimited Corporate Conservation Achievement Award Saturday, June 3, at DU’s 80th Annual National Convention in San Antonio, Texas.

Flint Hills Resources Houston awarded EPA's ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year Award

Flint Hills Resources Houston, a Koch Industries company, announced it has earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year Award for 2017.

TechnipFMC opens new facility in Odessa, Texas

TechnipFMC’s new Odessa facility will bring together its surface product and service lines in one consolidated complex so that the company can better support the Surface Americas’ integrated pad offering to clients.

Orbital Gas Systems North America awarded quality management certification

Orbital Gas Systems North America (Orbital), a CUI Global company, has announced that certification audits on its headquarters and manufacturing center in Houston have been successfully completed and that the company was awarded the prestigious ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management Certification on Feb. 13, 2017.

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission authorizes Golden Pass LNG facility

It was announced this afternoon that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) granted authorization to Golden Pass Products LLC to build and operate the Golden Pass LNG facility, near Sabine Pass, Texas.

Zilift in world first as company installs, operates and retrieves ESP on live well

Zilift, a developer of permanent magnet technologies for artificial lift applications, has achieved a world first in the installation, operation and retrieval of a slim-line cable deployed electrical submersible pump (ESP), under live well conditions.

Bill Barrett Corp. closes sales of non-core assets in Uinta basin

Bill Barrett Corporation has completed the sale of non-core assets in the Uinta basin for net cash proceeds of approximately $30 million.

Wood Group, Librestream Technologies form collaboration to deliver efficiency-enabling technical solutions

Wood Group has signed a collaborative agreement with the Canadian technology company Librestream Technologies.

We must boost Alaska pipeline throughput, Murkowski says

U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, today examined America’s energy infrastructure and highlighted the important role that oil and gas pipelines play in moving energy resources, creating jobs, and growing local economies. Murkowski reiterated that strong infrastructure is essential to keeping energy abundant, affordable, clean, diverse, and secure.

Gas Processors Association renamed GPA Midstream Association

Executive leadership of the Gas Processors Association (GPA) announced during the general session of its 95th annual convention that it has officially changed its name to GPA Midstream Association.