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Join Us for the 11th. Argus Americas Crude Summit January 22 - 24

Join Us for the 11th. Argus Americas Crude Summit January 22 - 24

Hear industry speakers share their perspective on the global crude market, including:

  • The impact of increasing US crude exports, Marpol 2020 regulations and global demand growth 
  • Future infrastructure and pipeline developments from the Permian and investment in US Gulf coast export infrastructure
  • Geopolitical uncertainty and the impact on global trade flows
  • Hot spots - developments in Venezuela, Mexico, Iran and more
  • Canadian crude market and pipeline constraints
  • Outlook on global crude demand in the short and long-term
  • Opec developments and counterbalancing the market
Time for WTI-Houston to Become the Global Oil Price Benchmark

Time for WTI-Houston to Become the Global Oil Price Benchmark

While the traditional oil price benchmark has been the Brent crude, oil production in that region has declined whereas the West Texas Intermediate has gained importance and is a valuable reference. The adoption of WTI-Houston pricing would be a significant change in benchmarking history and would acknowledge the importance of US a marginal barrel supplier with market impacts worldwide.

Vice President and General Manager gets Texas Business Hall of Fame Scholarship

Thank you to the Texas Business Hall of Fame Foundation. Our Hugo Lozano Jr., Vice President and General Manager, was selected as the 2018 scholarship recipient at Rice University's MBA program. This is a great honor and we are very proud of his achievement. 

Mexico to Import US Crude Oil in November

Mexico to Import US Crude Oil in November

Mexico importing sweet crude to compensate for the heavy crude as environmental regulations become stricter and local oil production lowers.
Chinese Market

Why Chinese tariffs on US oil are a concern

The Chinese oil market is important for US oil exports as new refining capacity is being installed to reach 16 million bbl/d in 2020. However, the 25% tariff that the Chinese government will impose starting July 6, 2018 as a response to the Trump's administration tariffs on Chinese goods will likely affect the US oil exports.
See you June 5-6 in the Midstream Texas Conference in Midland!

See you June 5-6 in the Midstream Texas Conference in Midland!

See you June 5-6 in the Midstream Texas Conference in Midland!   There is a lot going on in our industry and we are excited to attend the Midstre...
The Port of Corpus Christi Expands Infrastructure to Support Oil Exports

The Port of Corpus Christi Expands Infrastructure to Support Oil Exports

Texas ports have grown tremendously and continue to expand its capacity. Particularly, the port of Corpus Christi and the port of Houston have inv...
Avoiding Costly Mistakes – The Importance of Sampling in H2S Testing

Avoiding Costly Mistakes – The Importance of Sampling in H2S Testing

Testing for H2S Getting an accurate sample of Hydrogen Sulphide (H2S) whether in gas or in crude oil is crucial for safety, environmental and mar...
PRO-3 Non-Amine Scavenger Process in the Eagle Ford Shale

PRO-3 Non-Amine Scavenger Process in the Eagle Ford Shale

Another PRO-3™ Non-Amine H2S Scavenger Process up and running! The heat is on in the Eagle Ford Shale as we supply our PRO-3™ Non-Amine H2S Scave...
Q2 Technologies will be sponsoring the registration process of the 2017 Midstream Texas

Q2 Technologies will be sponsoring the registration process of the 2017 Midstream Texas

We are proud to announce that Q2 Technologies will be sponsoring the registration process for Hart Energy´s 3rd annual conference, Midstream Texas...
Q2 Technologies Brings Innovative Non-Amine/Non-Aldehyde Scavenger for Crude Oil

Q2 Technologies Brings Innovative Non-Amine/Non-Aldehyde Scavenger for Crude Oil

ENVIRO-SOLVE PRO3 is a non-fouling, water-soluble, oil-dispersible hydrogen sulphide scavenger. Non-amine/non-aldehyde chemistry Fast reacting an...