Industry News

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The Natural Gas Industry is constantly growing and changing, so from time to time HGPA and GPA have news that we want to share with our members and the Midstream Community.
 
You can check out our news releases and updated articles from other internet sources regarding the natural gas industry here on our HGPA News Feed. Check back often and stay up to date! 

Latest Articles

10/11/2019
While driving through Henderson County, Texas, you can expect to see long stretches of road, pastures, powerlines and not a lot in between. One thing you can expect to see on those long stretches of roadway is a crew from Ramirez Tree Service. Ramirez Tree Service has established itself as the...
10/10/2019
Natural gas pipelines transport more than 25 percent of the energy consumed in the United States, making them an important and pervasive component of our energy transportation system. These pipelines range in size and length depending on where along the stream they are located. Here, we are...
10/08/2019
Natural gas infrastructure is expected to make up more than half of the needed energy infrastructure development in the United States and Canada over the next decade and a half, according to a study released in June 2018. Total investments were forecast at $417 billion, or an average of $23 billion...
10/07/2019
The drone and cruise missile attack on the Abqaiq oil processing facility and Khureis field on Sept. 14 in Saudi Arabia had global repercussions. There is one important lesson for the North American pipeline industry. The attack knocked out 5.7 million barrels per day (bpd) of oil production,...
10/07/2019
Keeping people safe on oil and gas pipeline construction sites has long been a top priority for contractors and operators. These concerns have led to constant improvements to equipment and jobsite practices. However, another aspect of pipeline safety has been on the rise over the past decade —...
10/04/2019
Project Roundup is a monthly feature that summarizes the contracts awarded for pipeline projects in North America. The following oil and gas pipeline projects have been announced. Projects are in order of most recent approximate starting date. All projects are for 2019 unless noted. Pe Ben USA Inc...
10/03/2019
Grappling With Regulatory Rollbacks Once again, the Trump administration is attempting to roll back regulations developed by the prior administration and further unravel the remnants of President Barack Obama’s environmental legacy. Just before Labor Day weekend, the Environmental Protection Agency...
10/01/2019
Addressing the Global Concern Over Aging Infrastructure Replacing, maintaining and rehabilitating aging pipelines require continuous investment in innovative technologies for the oil and gas, water, power generation, utility and industrial sectors. Statistics show that 62 percent and 46 percent of...
10/01/2019
The following Pipeline Equipment Spotlight features the latest and greatest in crawler carriers, for all of your jobsite hauling and transportation needs. KATO IC37 Crawler Carrier With four models of various weight and capacity class, KATO is a leading manufacturer in the crawler carrier market....
09/27/2019
According to Mordor Intelligence, “around 50 to 60 percent of the installed gas meter base in the United States are automated reading devices.” In recent years, there have been some large-scale gas advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) projects. One at Southern California Gas installed...

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