Air Liquide USA LLC
Air Liquide is the world leader in gases for industry, health and the environment, and is present in 80 countries with 46,200 employees. Oxygen, nitrogen, hydrogen and rare gases have been at the core of Air Liquide’s activities since its creation in 1902. Using these molecules, Air Liquide continuously reinvents its business, anticipating the needs of current and future markets. The Group innovates to enable progress, to achieve dynamic growth and a consistent performance. Air Liquide explores the best that air can offer to preserve life, staying true to its sustainable development approach.
AltaGas is an energy infrastructure business with a focus on natural gas, power and regulated utilities. With the physical and economic links along the energy value chain together with its efficient, reliable and profitable assets, market knowledge and financial discipline, AltaGas has provided strong, stable and predictable returns to its investors. AltaGas focuses on maximizing the profitability of its assets, providing services that are complementary to its existing businesses, and growing through the acquisition and development of energy infrastructure. AltaGas' Gas business touches more than 2 Bcf/d of gas and includes natural gas gathering and processing transmission and storage. The Power business includes conventional power generation in Alberta and renewable power generation in British Columbia.
Ameron International Corporation
Ameron International Corporation is a multinational manufacturer of highly-engineered products and materials for the chemical, industrial, energy, transportation and infrastructure markets. Traded on the New York Stock Exchange (AMN), Ameron is a leading producer of water transmission lines and fabricated steel products, such as wind towers; fiberglass-composite pipe for transporting oil, chemicals and corrosive fluids and specialized materials and products used in infrastructure projects. The Company operates businesses in North America, South America, Europe and Asia. It also participates in several joint-venture companies in the Middle East. National Oilwell Varco (NYSE: NOV) and Ameron International Corporation (formerly NYSE: AMN) on July 5, 2011 announced a merger transaction valuing Ameron at approximately $777 million.
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC) is one of the world’s largest independent oil and gas exploration and production companies, with approximately 2.3 billion barrels of oil equivalent (BOE) of proved reserves and production of 206 million BOE as of December 31, 2008. Anadarko employs a worldwide workforce of about 4,000. The company is headquartered in The Woodlands, SPD Montgomery County, Texas.
Arizona Pipeline is an Arizona Corporation licensed in Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah, New Mexico, Oregon, Washington and Texas. The main office is in Hesperia, California, with construction yards in four states: Hesperia and Corona, California; Phoenix and Tucson, Arizona, Fort Worth, Texas, and Las Vegas, Nevada. Duane Moyers, who has sixty years experience in underground utilities and the pipeline industry, founded Arizona Pipeline Company in 1979. At the present time Arizona Pipeline are approved contractors with Cal-Nev - KMEP, Pacific Bell - SBC, Take One MFS, General Telephone - Verizon, Sierra Pacific, Williams Energy, California Communications, Time Warner, US West - Quest Telecom as well as other utilities in areas of operations.
The Babcock & Wilcox Company
The Babcock & Wilcox Company (B&W) is a U.S.-based company that provides design, engineering, manufacturing, construction and facilities management services to nuclear, renewable, fossil power, industrial and government customers worldwide. B&W's boilers supply more than 300,000 megawatts of installed capacity in over 90 countries around the world. During World War II, over half of the American US Navy fleet was powered by Babcock & Wilcox boilers. The company has its headquarters in Charlotte, North Carolina with major operations in Lynchburg, Virginia; Barberton, Ohio; West Point, Mississippi; Mount Vernon, Indiana; Oak Ridge, Tennessee; Erwin, Tennessee; Euclid, Ohio; and, Cambridge, Ontario.
Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the fields of health care, nutrition and high-tech materials. The company’s products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At the same time Bayer creates value through innovation, growth and high earning power.
The Group is committed to the principles of sustainable development and to its role as a socially and ethically responsible corporate citizen. Economy, ecology and social responsibility are corporate policy objectives of equal rank. In fiscal 2010, Bayer employed 111,400 people and had sales of €35.1 billion. Capital expenditures amounted to €1.6 billion, R&D expenses to €3.1 billion.
Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK.A, BRK.B) is an American multinational conglomerate holding company headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska, United States, that oversees and manages a number of subsidiary companies. The company averaged an annual growth in book value of 20.3% to its shareholders for the last 44 years, while employing large amounts of capital, and minimal debt. Berkshire Hathaway stock produced a total return of 76% from 2000–2010 versus a negative 11.3% return for the S&P 500.
The company is well known for its control by celebrity investor Warren Buffett, who is the company's chairman and CEO. Buffett has used the "float" provided by Berkshire Hathaway's insurance operations (paid premiums which are not held in reserves for reported claims and may be invested) to finance his investments. In the early part of his career at Berkshire, he focused on long-term investments in publicly quoted stocks, but more recently he has turned to buying whole companies. Berkshire now owns a diverse range of businesses including confectionery, retail, railroad, home furnishings, encyclopedias, manufacturers of vacuum cleaners, jewelry sales; newspaper publishing; manufacture and distribution of uniforms; as well as several regional electric and gas utilities (MidAmerican Energy Holdings Company, Northern Natural Gas). According to the Forbes Global 2000 List Berkshire Hathaway is the eighth largest public company in the world.
Berry Petroleum Company
Berry Petroleum Company is an independent energy company engaged in the production, development, acquisition, exploitation and exploration of crude oil and natural gas. Publicly traded since 1987, Berry traces its roots in California heavy oil production back to 1909. Currently, Berry’s principal reserves and producing properties are in California, Utah (Uinta basin), Texas (E. Texas, Permian basin) and Colorado (Piceance). At December 31, 2010, the Company reported proved reserves of 271 million barrels of oil equivalent (BOE), a 15% increase compared to 2009 proved reserves. 2010 proved developed reserves represent 49% of total proved reserves. At year-end 2010, the Company’s proved reserve mix includes 166 million barrels of crude oil, condensate and natural gas liquids, and 630 billion cubic feet of natural gas, or 61% oil and 39% natural gas. Total production in 2010 averaged 32,700 BOE per day.
Boardwalk Pipeline Partners
Boardwalk Pipeline Partners, LP (NYSE: BWP) is a limited partnership engaged, through its subsidiaries, in the transportation, storage and gathering of natural gas. Boardwalk operates approximately 14,200 miles of pipeline and underground storage fields with aggregate working gas capacity of approximately 167 Bcf.
BP p.l.c.(LSE: BP, NYSE: BP) is a global oil and gas company headquartered in London, United Kingdom. It is the third-largest energy company and fourth-largest company in the world measured by revenues and one of the six oil and gas "supermajors". It is vertically-integrated and is active in every area of the oil and gas industry, including exploration and production, refining, distribution and marketing, petrochemicals, power generation and trading. It also has major renewable energy activities, including in biofuels, hydrogen, solar and wind power.
BP Pipelines (North America) - Combining the best of three proud traditions - Amoco, Arco, BP.
BP Pipelines (North America) Inc., is one of the largest liquids pipeline companies in the U.S.; transporting over 450 million barrel miles of oil, refined products, natural gas liquids, carbon dioxide and chemicals daily -- about 9 percent of the U.S. Liquids pipeline market. Beyond our core operations, we participate in various joint venture pipelines and operate several.
Our Core and Joint venture operations span 20 states and the offshore Gulf of Mexico with pipeline control centers located in Oklahoma, Washington and California. We are headquarted in Warrenville, Ill., and are part of BP’s downstream fuels marketing strategic performance unit.
Cape Environmental Management
Cape Environmental Management offers a number of engineering and environmental services, including facility construction and demolition, remediation, and water and wastewater utility-related services. Clients include government agencies such as the US Air Force, and the US Army Corps of Engineers, and industrial clients in the petroleum, chemical, telecommunications, and transportation sectors. Specialty areas include engineering, scientific, construction, and industrial hygiene/safety. The company operates from more than a dozen offices, located across the US. It also has two offices in Iraq. Cape Environmental Management was founded in 1965 and acquired by its executive team in 1991.
Carrizo Oil & Gas
Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. is a Houston-based energy company actively engaged in the exploration, development, exploitation, and production of oil and natural gas primarily in the Eagle Ford Shale in South Texas, the Barnett Shale in North Texas, the Marcellus Shale in Appalachia, the Niobrara Formation in Colorado, the Utica Shale in Eastern Ohio, and in proven onshore trends along the Texas and Louisiana Gulf Coast regions. Carrizo is also actively developing its oil discovery known as the Huntington Field in the UK North Sea.
Carrizo grew production and reserves over the last 8 years by focusing on 3-D seismic controlled horizontal drilling and completion technology. Carrizo is an industry leader in horizontal development drilling having drilled and completed nearly 300 extended reach horizontal development wells in a number of different resource shale formations.
Chem Fabrication LLC is a Trendsetter in Industrial Fabrication and Project Technology for the Greater Gulf Coast. We have combined over 150 years experience in the design, fabrication, welding, and machining of ASME, API, TEMA, and National Board Equipment. Our services include designing and fabricating ASME Code Pressure Vessels and Towers, NBIC Boilers, TEMA Heat Exchangers and Condensers, and API Storage Tanks. We provide a Professional Field Service Team for On-site Projects. Our in-house Professional “Turn Key” Services include Mechanical Design/Engineering, Drafting, Fabrication, Welding, Machining, Hydro Testing, and Painting.
Chemoil Energy Limited
Chemoil Energy Limited (SGX: AV5) is an oil trading company incorporated in Hong Kong and having its headquarters in Singapore. The company is amongst the largest independent physical suppliers of marine fuel products in the world. It has physical operations in Los Angeles, New York, Houston, Singapore, Panama and the Amsterdam-Rotterdam-Antwerp (ARA) region. The company's main business is providing fueling services for ships in port. They buy fuel oil from various suppliers, transport, store and blend them and finally deliver to ocean going ships, containers, tanker fleets, time charter operators and marine fuel traders.
Chesapeake Energy Corporation
Chesapeake Energy Corporation is the second-largest producer of natural gas, the 11th largest producer of oil and natural gas liquids and the most active driller of new wells in the U.S. Headquartered in Oklahoma City, the company's operations are focused on discovering and developing unconventional natural gas and oil fields onshore in the U.S. Chesapeake owns leading positions in the Eagle Ford, Utica, Granite Wash, Cleveland, Tonkawa, Mississippi Lime and Niobrara unconventional liquids plays and in the Marcellus, Haynesville/Bossier and Barnett unconventional natural gas shale plays. The company also owns substantial marketing and oilfield services businesses through its subsidiaries Chesapeake Energy Marketing, Inc. and Chesapeake Oilfield Services, L.L.C.
Chevron Exploration & Production
Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) is an American multinational energy corporation headquartered in San Ramon, California, United States and active in more than 180 countries. It is engaged in every aspect of the oil, gas, and geothermal energy industries, including exploration and production; refining, marketing and transport; chemicals manufacturing and sales; and power generation. Chevron is one of the world's six "supermajor" oil companies. For the past five years, Chevron has been continuously ranked as one of America's 5 largest corporations by Fortune 500. In 2011 it was named the 16th largest public company in the world by Forbes Global 2000.
Chevron Phillips is a chemical producer jointly owned by Chevron Corporation and ConocoPhillips. The company was formed July 1, 2000 by merging the chemicals operations of both Chevron Corporation and Phillips Petroleum Company. A 50/50 venture, the company continues to be governed by a board of directors composed of two members from each of the parent companies. The company was actually named in a coin toss to determine which parent company name would be first and which would be last.
Chevron Phillips is headquartered at 10001 Six Pines Drive in The Woodlands, Texas (a northern suburb of Houston), and is a major producer of ethylene, propylene, polyethylene, polypropylene, K-Resin(r) SBC, Ryton Polyphenylene sulfide (PPS), Alpha-olefins, Polyalphaolefins, aromatic compounds and a range of specialty chemicals.
The company has 4,600 employees worldwide, $7 billion in assets, and 35 manufacturing and research facilities in 9 countries.
Chicago Bridge & Iron Company
CB&I (NYSE: CBI) is one of the world’s leading engineering, procurement and construction companies and a major process technology licensor. CB&I provides a comprehensive range of solutions to customers in the energy and natural resource industries.
Drawing upon the expertise of approximately 18,000 employees worldwide, CB&I offers a full scope of services, from conceptual design and technology licensing, through engineering, procurement, fabrication and construction, to final commissioning and beyond – with a portfolio of aftermarket services.
CHS Inc. is a Fortune 100 organization owned by United States agricultural cooperatives, farmers, ranchers and thousands of preferred stock holders. Based in suburban St. Paul, Minnesota, its activities include grain merchandising and transportation, sunflower and soybean processing, wholesale fertilizer, animal feed production and sale, and various farm supply. It is also the manufacturer of Cenex brand gasoline and diesel products from refineries in Laurel, Montana and McPherson, Kansas. Through wholly owned subsidiaries, it sells property/casualty insurance, group health benefits, agricultural financing and commodity brokerage services. CHS also has a joint venture with Mitsui & Co. called Ventura Food, LLC, that manufactures and distributes vegetable-oil based products such as margarine and cooking oil. Ventura Foods owns and distributes the consumer brands Homade Chili Sauce, Dean's Dips and Marie's Dressings.
It is ranked 1st on the National Cooperative Bank Co-op 100 list of mutuals and cooperatives (ranked by 2009 revenue), and 103rd (by 2010 revenue) in the Fortune 500 2010 list of United States corporations. CHS is the 25th largest convenience store chain in the United States.
Cimarex Energy, Co. (NYSE, XEC)is a Denver-based independent oil and gas exploration and production company with principal operations in the Mid-Continent, Permian Basin and Gulf Coast areas of the U.S. The Cimarex business approach is centered on increasing shareholder value through consistent profitable growth in proved reserves and production through the drilling program and optimizing production rates. Year-end 2010 proved reserves totaled 1.88 trillion cubic feet equivalent (67% natural gas and 77% developed).
CITGO Petroleum Corporation, a Delaware corporation with headquarters in Houston, refines, markets and transports gasoline, diesel fuel, jet fuel, lubricants, petrochemicals, and other petroleum-based industrial products. CITGO has 3,700 employees and is owned by PDV America, Inc., an indirect, wholly owned subsidiary of Petróleos de Venezuela, S.A. (PDVSA), the national oil company of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela.
CITGO owns and operates three highly complex crude oil refineries located in Lake Charles, La., Lemont, Ill., and Corpus Christi, Texas. The company's combined aggregate crude oil refining capacity of 749,000-bpd positions it as one of the largest refiners in the nation. The company owns and/or operates 48 petroleum product terminals, one of the largest networks in the country.
The company markets motor fuels to independent marketers who consistently rate CITGO as one of the best branded supplier companies in the industry. CITGO branded marketers sell motor fuels through approximately 6,500 branded retail outlets.
CITGO markets jet fuel directly to airlines and produces a variety of agricultural, automotive, industrial and private label lubricants to independent distributors, mass marketers and industrial customers as well as other clients. In addition, the company sells petrochemicals and industrial products directly to various manufacturers and industrial companies throughout the United States.
ConocoPhillips Company (NYSE: COP) is an American multinational energy corporation with its headquarters located in the Energy Corridor district of Houston, Texas in the United States. It is also one of the Fortune 500 companies and 22nd on Forbes Global 2000. ConocoPhillips is the fifth largest private sector energy corporation in the world and is one of the six "supermajor" vertically integrated oil companies. It sells fuel under the Conoco, Phillips 66 and Union 76 brands in North America, and Jet in Europe. ConocoPhillips was created through the merger of Conoco Inc. and the Phillips Petroleum Company on August 30, 2002.
ConocoPhillips employs approximately 29,600 people worldwide in nearly 40 countries. ConocoPhillips is the second-largest refiner in the United States, with crude oil processing capacity of approximately 2.0 MMBD; and the world’s fourth-largest nongovernment-controlled refiner, with crude oil processing capacity of nearly 2.7 MMBD globally.
Corrosion Control Inc. is an Engineering firm with expertise in cathodic protection design, cathodic protection testing, cathodic protection installation, corrosion failure analysis, site and alignment soil corrosion assessment, corrosion control specifications, API-570 and API-653 inspection programs, secondary containment and leak detection designs, coating failures and inspection, and material selection. The company has over 40 years of experience with hands-on experience.
A leader in the field of custom design and fabrication of process equipment from high alloys, Curtis Kelly, Inc. has proven a reliable source since 1969. The Curtis Kelly reputation was developed over many years of consistently providing products of unsurpassed quality, in a timely manner, at competitive prices.
A leader in the midstream segment of the energy industry as the second-largest natural gas gatherer and processor, the largest natural gas liquids producer, and one of the largest marketers of natural gas and natural gas by-products in the United States, DCP contributes to meeting society’s growing need for clean energy and energy related products. DCP is a a joint venture between Spectra Energy and ConocoPhillips. DCP operates the business responsibly as a steward of natural gas, the bridge fuel that will be part of the comprehensive and diverse sources of energy now and in the future. DCP Midstream is Denver’s largest oil and gas company, and Denver’s largest private company, and one of Denver’s the “Best Places to Work” as ranked by the Denver Business Journal.
Devon Energy Corporatio
Devon Energy Corporation (NYSE: DVN), is among the largest U.S.-based independent natural gas and oil producers. Based in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, the company's operations are focused on North American onshore exploration and production. Devon is one of North America’s larger processors of natural gas liquids and owns natural gas pipelines and treatment facilities in many of the company’s producing areas.
The company is ranked among Fortune's 500 largest corporations in America, and is also included on the publication's 100 Best Companies to Work For and Most Admired Companies lists. Devon is also included in the S&P 500 Index and trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol DVN.
E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (NYSE: DD, DDPRB, DDPRA), commonly referred to as DuPont, is an American chemical company that was founded in July 1802 as a gunpowder mill by Eleuthère Irénée du Pont. DuPont was the world's third largest chemical company based on market capitalization and ninth based on revenue in 2009. Its stock price is a component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average. In the 20th century, DuPont developed many polymers such as Vespel, neoprene, nylon, Corian, Teflon, Mylar, Kevlar, Zemdrain, M5 fiber, Nomex, Tyvek, Sorona and Lycra. DuPont developed Freon (chlorofluorocarbons) for the refrigerant industry and later, more environmentally friendly refrigerants. It developed synthetic pigments and paints including ChromaFlair.
Emirates Industrial Laboratory
Founded in 1984 as a professional quality diagnostic organization Emirates Industrial Laboratory is committed to “quality service” and offer wide range of sophisticated NDT, Field Inspection, Analytical and Technical services. EIL is certified to ISO 9001-2000 by Lloyd’s Register and has the unique distinction of possessing approvals by several major International Classification societies such as LRS, ABS, GL, BV, NK, RINA & DNV for carrying out Ultrasonic Thickness survey of ship structures. The laboratory is accredited by American Welding Society (AWS) for welder qualification programmes. The management team is constantly evaluating and developing methods of testing and services to keep pace with new developments in technololgy. The management and section supervisors welcome all the customers to discuss their problems, requirements for testing, analysis or quality control services.
Enbridge Inc. (TSX: ENB NYSE: ENB) is a Calgary, Alberta based company focused on three core businesses: crude oil and liquids pipelines, natural gas transportation and distribution, and green energy. The company has approximately 6,000 employees, mostly in Canada and the United States. The company was initially incorporated as Interprovincial Pipe Line (IPL) in 1949, shortly after Canada's first major oil discovery at Leduc, Alberta. The original pipeline was constructed to transport oil from western Canada to refineries in the east. IPL became Enbridge Pipelines in 1998. The Enbridge name is a portmanteau from "energy" and "bridge".
Encana Corporation is one of North America's largest natural gas producers, with about 95 percent of its production being natural gas. Its strategy  is to be the lowest-cost, highest-growth senior natural gas producer in North America. The company produced approximately 1.2 trillion cubic feet of natural gas in 2010. The corporate headquarters are in Calgary, Alberta. In Canada, Encana has operations in Alberta, northeast British Columbia as well as an off-shore operation called Deep Panuke in development off Nova Scotia. In the United States, Encana's subsidiary operates in Colorado, Wyoming, Texas, and Louisiana. Encana has received numerous awards for its environmental initiatives and has been recognized on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index five years in a row.
Energy Transfer Partners, L.P
Energy Transfer Partners, L.P was founded in 1995. It is headquartered in Dallas, Texas. They have 5000 employees. The Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer is Kelcy Warren. They have pipeline operations in Arkansas, Arizona, Colorado, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Mexico, Utah, and West Virginia. They are the largest single owner of natural gas pipeline in Texas and one of the largest producers of propane in the United States. This company allows investors participate in the growth of the energy economy. In October 2011, Amerigas Partners, owned by the UGI Corporation by 44%, bought its propane operations in exchange for $1.5 billion in cash and $1.3 billion in shares, as well as $71 million in debt from two Energy Transfer Partners’ subsidiaries, Heritage Operating and Titan Energy Partners. The same month, it also announced that it would build a new processing plant in the Barnett Shale and a 117-mile pipeline in Oklahoma as a result of a deal with XTO Energy.
EnerVest is one of the 25 largest oil and gas companies in the US, with more than 26,000 wells across 16 states, 5.3 million acres under lease and more than $6 billion in assets. We have more than 800 employees, including a highly seasoned senior management team, most of whom have been instrumental in the company’s success from the beginning.
Enterprise Products Partners L.P.
Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (NYSE: EPD) is a natural gas and crude oil pipeline company with headquarters in Houston, Texas. It acquired GulfTerra in September 2004, and is a member of the Fortune 500. Dan Duncan (1933–2010) was the majority owner. Enterprise Products Partners L.P. has grown significantly since its IPO in July 1998, increasing its asset base from $715 million to $31 billion at December 31, 2010. This phenomenal growth is a result of both acquisitions, as well as expansions from organic growth opportunities. Enterprise Products Partners has major holdings in Pipelines with 50,700 miles of gas and liquids pipelines, Salt Dome Storage, Natural Gas Processing, Marine Services, Fractionation, offshore hub platforms, and NGL Import/Export Terminals.
EOG Resources, Inc. is one of the largest independent (non- integrated) oil and natural gas companies in the United States with proved reserves in the United States, Canada, Trinidad, the United Kingdom and China. EOG Resources, Inc. is listed on the New York Stock Exchange and is traded under the ticker symbol “EOG.”
At December 31, 2010, EOG’s estimated net proved crude oil, condensate and natural gas liquids reserves were 538 million barrels and estimated net proved natural gas reserves were 8,470 Bcf for a total of 1,950 million barrels of oil equivalent. Approximately 81 percent of EOG’s reserves on a crude oil equivalent basis were located in the United States, 11 percent in Canada, 7 percent in Trinidad and less than 1 percent in the United Kingdom North Sea and China. At year-end 2010, EOG had approximately 2,300 employees.
Exterran is a leading global provider of products and services to the oil & gas industry with decades of experience offering solutions for production, processing, compression, critical process, water treatment, and aftermarket parts and services. Exterran offers fast, efficient delivery and start-up of equipment, projects and services by integrating our product lines with in-house engineering and project management for a complete single-source solution.
ExxonMobil is an American multinational oil and gas corporation. It is a direct descendant of John D. Rockefeller's Standard Oil company, and was formed on November 30, 1999, by the merger of Exxon and Mobil. Its headquarters are in Irving, Texas. It is affiliated with Imperial Oil which operates in Canada.
ExxonMobil is one of the largest publicly traded companies by market capitalization in the world, having been ranked either No.1 or No. 2 for the past 5 years. Exxon Mobil's reserves were 72 billion oil-equivalent barrels at the end of 2007 and, at then (2007) rates of production, are expected to last over 14 years. With 37 oil refineries in 21 countries constituting a combined daily refining capacity of 6.3 million barrels (1,000,000 m3), Exxon Mobil is the largest refiner in the world, a title that was also associated with Standard Oil since its incorporation in 1870.
FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), is a diversified energy company headquartered in Akron, Ohio. Its subsidiaries and affiliates are involved in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity, as well as energy management and other energy-related services. Its ten electric utility operating companies comprise the nation’s largest investor-owned electric system, based on serving 6 million customers within a 67,000-square-mile (170,000 km2) area of Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Virginia, Maryland, and New Jersey. Its generation subsidiaries control more than 23,000 megawatts of capacity, and its distribution lines span over 194,000 miles. In 2007, FirstEnergy ranked 212 on the Fortune 500 list of the largest public corporations in America.
Flint Hills Resources
Flint Hills Resources LLC, through its subsidiaries, is a leading refining and chemicals company. It markets products such as gasoline, diesel, jet fuel, ethanol, olefins, polymers and intermediate chemicals as well as base oils and asphalt. The company has more than 3,600 employees with operations nationwide. FHR refineries produce fuels that power much of Texas, the Midwest and the Alaskan interior. FHR chemicals are used to manufacture dozens of goods, from plastics to building products and packaging materials. FHR asphalt is used for paving projects in communities across the Midwest and Alaska, and FHR base oils are used to produce premium motor oils, commercial lubricants, sealants and coatings. Since 2002, Flint Hills Resources has expanded its operations through capital projects and acquisitions worth more than $5.3 billion.
FHR is a wholly owned subsidiary of Koch Industries, Inc., one of the largest privately held companies in America according to Forbes magazine. Koch Industries has grown exponentially since 2003, with more than $32 billion in acquisitions and investments. With this growth has come opportunities for entrepreneurial employees to earn leadership roles within FHR and by moving to other Koch companies, such as Georgia Pacific, which was acquired for $21 billion in 2005, and INVISTA, which was acquired for $4.2 billion in 2004. Koch has a presence in about 60 countries and employs over 70,000 people worldwide.
GenOn Energy, Inc. (NYSE: GEN) is one of the largest competitive generators of wholesale electricity in the United States. With power generation facilities located in key regions of the country and a generation portfolio of approximately 24,200 megawatts, GenOn is helping meet the nation’s electricity needs.
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company was founded in 1898 by Frank Seiberling. Goodyear manufactures tires for automobiles, commercial trucks, light trucks, SUV's, race cars, airplanes, and heavy earth-mover machinery. Although the company was not connected with him, it was named in honor of Charles Goodyear of Springfield, Massachusetts. Goodyear invented vulcanized rubber in 1839. The first Goodyear Tires became popular because they were easily detachable and low maintenance. Goodyear is very famous throughout the world because of the Goodyear Blimp. The first Goodyear blimp flew in 1925. Today it is one of the most recognizable advertising icons in America.
Gulf Coast Fabricators
For over 30 years GCF has specialized in high quality custom fabrication and close tolerance machine work for heavy industries.
Gulf Coast Fabricators are a proven major supplier to the dredging industry for items such as: Impellers (fabricated type), Gate Valves (manual & hydraulically operated), Slurry Valves, Pontoons, Ball Joints(new & rebuilt sizes 12" - 30"), Stern and Floating swivels, Swing Sheaves, Sheave Block Assemblies, Sheaves, Spuds & Spud Gates, "A" Frames, Gimbal Arms & Davit Arms, Bearings, Couplings, Shafts (new & reconditioned), Dragheads, and Shore Pipe Taper Ends (telescopes)
Gulf Crossing Pipeline Company
Gulf Crossing Pipeline Company, LLC is a new interstate natural gas pipeline that provides takeaway capacity from the Barnett Shale in Texas and the Caney/Woodford Shale in Oklahoma. It begins near Sherman, Texas extending to the Perryville, Louisiana area.
Gulf Crossing is a wholly-owned, operating subsidiary of Boardwalk Pipeline Partners, LP (NYSE: BWP).
Halliburton is the world's second largest oilfield services corporation. Founded in 1919, Halliburton is one of the world’s largest providers of products and services to the energy industry. With more than 60,000 employees in approximately 80 countries, the company serves the upstream oil and gas industry throughout the lifecycle of the reservoir – from locating hydrocarbons and managing geological data, to drilling and formation evaluation, well construction and completion, and optimizing production through the life of the field.
Halliburton consists of two divisions: Drilling and Evaluation and Completion and Production. As of December 31, 2010, these two divisions accounted for approximately 18.0 billion dollars in Revenue.
Helmerich & Payne
Helmerich & Payne, Inc. (“H&P”) is the successor to a business originally organized in 1920. H&P is primarily engaged in contract drilling of oil and gas wells for exploration and production companies. The contract drilling business accounts for almost all of H&P’s operating revenues, making it one of the major land and offshore platform drilling contractors in the world.
The Hess Corporation (formerly Amerada Hess) is an integrated oil company based in New York City. The company explores, produces, transports, and refines crude oil and natural gas. Vertically completing the logistical chain, about 1,360 Hess branded filling stations market gasoline to consumers in 16 states along the East Coast of the United States. The Hovensa refinery in the United States Virgin Islands, a joint venture between a subsidiary of Hess Corporation and a subsidiary of Petróleos de Venezuela, S.A. (PDVSA), is one of the largest crude oil refineries in the world. Refined petroleum products, as well as natural gas and electricity, are marketed to customers throughout the East Coast of the United States. Although towered over in size by enormous global players in the same industry, Hess placed #55 in the 2009 Fortune 500 rankings.
The company has exploration and production operations in the United States, United Kingdom, Norway, Denmark, Russia, Equatorial Guinea, Algeria, Libya, Gabon, Egypt, Ghana, the Joint Development Area of Malaysia and Thailand, Indonesia, Thailand, Azerbaijan, Australia, Brazil, and St. Lucia.
Hess Corporation is a signatory participant of the Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights.
HMT provides quality products and services to contractors and end users in the bulk liquid storage market. HMT's success centers on our solid understanding of the changing industry and environmental needs of our customers.
HMT provides various types of tank products globally to all types of end users and contractors. Special products and programs are established to support tank builders in their local markets around the world.
In addition to supporting tank builders in the United States, HMT also provides a complete suite of tank services for the bulk liquid storage market.
Hovensa is a petroleum refinery located on the island of St. Croix in the United States Virgin Islands. The refinery is a joint venture between Hess Corporation and Petroleos de Venezuela that mostly supplies heating oil and gasoline to the U.S Gulf Coast and the eastern seaboard with the crude mainly sourced from Venezuela. At a capacity of about 500,000 barrels per day (79,000 m3/d) it is in the top 10 largest refineries in the world.
Hess Oil Virgin Islands Corporation started refinery construction in January 1966 having purchased the property from Annie de Chabert and in October same year the refinery started operating. In 1974, the capacity of refinery was expanded up to 650,000 barrels per day (103,000 m3/d). Hovensa LLC, which took over the refinery operatorship, was established in 1998.
Husky Energy Inc. (TSX: HSE) is a large, integrated Canadian energy company based in Calgary, Alberta. Husky's foundation is in Western Canada, where it has extensive conventional oil and natural gas assets, significant heavy oil production and a range of midstream and downstream operations, including refineries, upgrading facilities, and pipelines. Husky also has a portfolio of oil sands leases, encompassing some 2,500 square kilometers in the Fort McMurray region of northern Alberta.
In the Atlantic Region, off Canada's East Coast, the company holds interests in 20 exploration licenses and producing properties at Terra Nova and White Rose. Husky also owns interests in the producing Wenchang oilfield offshore China and is proceeding with the development of the Liwan Natural Gas Project in the South China Sea. The company also holds exploration rights offshore Indonesia. In the United States, the company owns a refinery in Lima, Ohio and holds a 50 percent ownership interest with BP in a refinery at Toledo, Ohio. The company employs approximately 4,400 people (as of 2010), has approximately $29 billion in assets and produced an average of 287,000 barrels (45,600 m3) of oil equivalent per day in 2010, making it one of Canada's largest energy companies.
Imperial Oil Limited
Imperial Oil Limited (TSX: IMO AMEX: IMO) is Canada's largest petroleum company. The company is engaged in the exploration, production and sale of crude oil and natural gas. It is controlled by US based ExxonMobil, which owns 69.6% of its stock. Imperial owns 25% of Syncrude Canada Ltd., the world's largest producer of synthetic crude oil from strip mining of oil sands. Imperial Oil operates service stations in Canada under the trade name Esso as well as other brand names. Its owned-and-operated convenience stores use the On the Run / Marché Express or Tiger Express brands.
The company was incorporated in London, Ontario in 1880. Currently headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Imperial Oil was based in Toronto, Ontario until August 2005. Imperial Oil maintains major corporate offices in Calgary, Toronto and Montreal.
In 1989 Imperial Oil acquired Texaco's Canadian retails operations, which led to the Texaco brand vanishing from Canada.
Imperial is one of Canada's top natural gas producers, the country's major refiner and marketer of petroleum products and an important manufacturer of petrochemicals. Most of Imperial's production is from its vast natural resource holdings in Alberta and the Northwest Territories.
Ineos Group Limited (commonly known as Ineos) is a privately owned multinational chemicals company headquartered in Lausanne, Switzerland and with its registered office in Lyndhurst, United Kingdom. It is the third-largest chemicals company in the world measured by revenues (after BASF and Dow Chemical) and the largest privately owned company in the United Kingdom. Ineos reportedly prefers to run operations with minimal on-site management, the concept that "work teams" are better suited for handling of the workflow day to day, without middle-management. Jim Ratcliffe is the Chairman and main shareholder.
Kentucky Utilities (KU) is based in Lexington, Kentucky and provides electricity to 77 counties in Kentucky. KU also serves five counties in Virginia under the name Old Dominion Power. It is owned by LG&E and KU Energy, LLC, which, in turn, is owned by PPL Corporation.
Knott's Berry Farm
Knott's Berry Farm is a theme park in Buena Park, California, now owned by Cedar Fair Entertainment Company, and a line of jams, jellies, preserves, and other specialty food, now part of The J. M. Smucker Company based in Placentia, California.
Starting in 1920, farmer Walter Knott and his family developed their Buena Park berry farm into a popular tourist attraction. Originally selling berries, homemade berry preserves and pies from a roadside stand, Knott built a restaurant, shops and stores onto the property by the 1930s. These were then augmented with minor attractions and curiosities until Knott gradually created Ghost Town, transforming them from a way-point to a Western themed destination in 1940. World class rides were then built and free entertainment drew crowds. Disneyland in nearby Anaheim complemented the theme park, making Orange County a tourist destination to Southern California visitors. As more elaborate rides were included, and big name acts were featured in Knott's John Wayne Theater, a fence was built and admission charged, turning it into a commercial theme park.
LAF Pipeline Services
LAF is a solid innovative company located in Campana, Buenos Aires, Argentina, which enjoys an enviable talent pool of expertise and experience. The staff is widely experienced in pigging services and the goal is to serve the needs in a demanding, ever changing market. LAF is known for extensive experience in the pigging sector and top quality service supported by constantly trained personnel in electromagnetic methods, magnetic particles, and ultrasound level I and II.
LGM is the primary distributor, service consultant and provider for the fastest and most cost effective bioremediation product in the United States. This trademarked bioremediation process can rapidly remediate petroleum hydrocarbon levels in soil or water. It can reduce the TPH contamination levels as high as 65,000 ppm to non-detectable levels within days to weeks with a single application! No other bioremediation product made can approach this rapid degradation process time.
Louisiana Crane Company
Louisiana Crane Company, LLC offers lifting solutions. It provides crane, construction, millwright, and industrial services. The company offers crane services to oil and gas, petrochemical, refinery, telecommunications, industrial, agriculture, commercial, and marine sectors. It also provides oilfield and industrial construction services in the areas of pipeline installation, product fabrication, pipeline repair, site construction, earthwork, turnarounds, plant expansions, and structural erection. In addition, the company offers turbine/compressor overhauls; and sells cranes. The company was founded in 2002 and is based in Eunice, Louisiana.
LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) is the world’s third largest independent chemical company with revenues of $51 billion (2011). We are a major global manufacturer of chemicals and polymers with operations on five continents and sales in more than 100 countries.
LyondellBasell’s balanced, integrated product portfolio is comprised of five business segments – Olefins and Polyolefins – Americas; Olefins and Polyolefins – Europe, Asia and International; Intermediates and Derivatives; Refining and Oxyfuels; and Technology. LyondellBasell manufacture products at 58 sites in 18 countries and participate in 16 manufacturing joint ventures.
Marathon Oil Corporation
Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE: MRO) is a United States-based oil and natural gas exploration and production company. Principal exploration activities are in the United States, Norway, Equatorial Guinea, Poland, Angola and Iraqi Kurdistan. Principal production activities are in the United States, the United Kingdom, Norway, and Equatorial Guinea. Within the United States, Marathon Oil has recently focused development efforts on liquids-rich shale plays, including the Bakken and Eagle Ford formations. Marathon Oil owns interests developing Athabasca oil sands (Canada) resources and in Waha Oil Company (Libya). Marathon's headquarters facility is the Marathon Oil Tower in Houston, Texas.
Marathon Petroleum Corporation
Headquartered in Findlay, Ohio in the heart of the Midwest, Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) is the name of the parent company which includes several subsidiary companies including Marathon Petroleum Company LP, Marathon Pipe Line LLC, and Speedway LLC.
MPC is the nation’s fifth largest transportation fuels refiner and the largest refiner in the Midwest. MPC’s refining, marketing and transportation operations are concentrated primarily in the Midwest, Gulf Coast and Southeast regions of the U.S.
MPC operations are strategically located to serve major markets. They include a six-plant refining network, a comprehensive terminal and transportation system, and extensive wholesale and retail marketing operations. This includes both the Marathon Brand and MPC’s wholly owned retail marketing subsidiary, Speedway LLC, the nation’s fourth largest chain of company-owned and operated retail gasoline and convenience stores.
Matrix Service Company
Matrix Service Company provides engineering, fabrication, construction, repair and maintenance services to industrial clients throughout North America and some countries in South America. Industries served include upstream petroleum, downstream petroleum, refining and petrochemical, power, gas, alternative energy, as well as, mining & metals.
Founded in 1970, Mears Group, Inc. has grown from a local engineering firm into an international engineering and construction company with over 500 employees encompassing pipeline related services. The Engineering/Technical Division provides turnkey pipeline integrity management services, which includes: Pipeline Integrity Engineering Testing and Construction Services, and Electric and Power Industry Integrity Services.
Merchant Energy Holdings
Merchant Energy Holdings, LLC is focused on developing, operating and acquiring midstream assets in the United States with an emphasis on high-deliverability, multi-cycle natural gas storage. The company was formed following the combination of Quantum NGS Holdings' (a portfolio company of Quantum Energy Partners) two midstream asset development entities - Icon NGS, LLC and Merchant Energy Partners, LLC.
Merchant Energy Holdings, LLC identifies strategic supply and market locations where it can develop greenfield midstream assets that provide strategic additions to the energy infrastructure in the United States. For storage facilities, Merchant Energy Holdings, LLC is active from the concept stage through commercial operations as well as evaluates the acquisition of in-process greenfield storage development projects and operating storage facilities that have significant expansion potential or can be operationally improved.
Merit Energy Company
Merit Energy Company is one of the largest privately held oil and gas companies in the world, with some US$1billion in net income on $1.67 billion in revenue. The company was formed in 1989 by William K. Gayden, formerly of EDS and Petrus Oil and Gas L.P., which was founded by H. Ross Perot.
Merit is involved in operations in 13 states, the Gulf of Mexico, and Canada. Operations are divided among three divisions: North, South, and Canada.
Merit specializes in purchasing high quality, producing oil and gas assets and making them more efficient. Over $3.8 billion dollars in assets have been purchased since 1989.
Led by a team of seasoned professionals, Meritage provides oil and gas producers with a full complement of midstream services. Capabilities include the gathering, treating and handling of natural gas, crude oil, water, and condensates. Meritage Midstream is grounded in three bedrock concepts: superior customer service, strong relationships, and the delivery of all-in solutions. Good business is always built on good relationships: relationships with our customers, local communities, landowners, regulatory agencies, and our environment.
Methanex Corporation (TSX: MX NASDAQ: MEOH SSE:Methanex) is the world leader in the supply, distribution and marketing of methanol. Methanex supplies methanol to major international markets in North America, Asia Pacific, Europe and Latin America.
Headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, Methanex has a global network of operating facilities in Chile, New Zealand, Trinidad and Tobago, Egypt and Canada. These facilities have a combined production capability to produce 8 to 9 million tonnes of methanol a year. Regional marketing offices are located in Belgium, Chile, China, Egypt, Korea, Japan, the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom and the United States.
MidAmerican Energy Holdings Company
MidAmerican Energy Holdings Company is a global leader in the production of energy from diversified fuel sources including geothermal, natural gas, hydroelectric, nuclear, coal and wind. MidAmerican also leads in the supply and distribution of energy in the U.S. and U.K. consumer markets, with approximately 6.9 million electricity and gas customers.
MidAmerican and its subsidiaries, MidAmerican Energy Company, PacifiCorp, Northern Powergrid, CalEnergy Generation, Kern River Gas Transmission Company and Northern Natural Gas, are established leaders in the world energy marketplace. In production, distribution and delivery around the world – MidAmerican is obsessively, relentlessly at your service.
Formed in 1998, Motiva Enterprises LLC operates primarily in the eastern and southern United States. Its operations include nearly 7,700 Shell-branded gasoline stations, three refineries with a combined capacity of 740,000 barrels per day, and ownership interest in 41 refined product storage terminals with an aggregate storage capacity of approximately 19.8 million barrels.
Motiva Enterprises, LLC, is a 50–50 joint venture between Shell Oil Company (the wholly owned American subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell) and Saudi Refining (controlled by Saudi Aramco). The company is currently headquartered in Houston, Texas.
Motiva Enterprises posted revenue of $24 billion during fiscal 2004.
In 1988 Texaco and Saudi Refining agreed to form a joint venture known as Star Enterprise in which Saudi Refining would own a 50 percent share of Texaco's refining and marketing operations in the eastern United States and Gulf Coast. In 1997 Shell embarked on two joint ventures with Texaco where the companies merged their marketing and refining operations. The operations in the western and midwestern United States were merged into a company called Equilon. The Star Enterprise operation and Shell's eastern and southeastern operations were merged into a company called Motiva. After Texaco merged with Chevron in 2001, Shell and Saudi Refining purchased Texaco's interests in the joint ventures. Equilon became a fully owned subsidiary of Shell, while Saudi Aramco and Shell each became equal owners of Motiva.
Multinational Technologies Limited
Multinational Technologies Limited (MTL)was established in 1990 as Multinational Expertise Limited (MEL) with a mission to provide high quality Engineering, Manpower and Consulting services to the Petroleum, Energy and Management sectors of the Nigerian economy. Already a well known name in the petroleum industry, MTL has also been offering training as well as technical services to the following clients: Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited, Nigerian Agip Oil Company Limited, Amoco Nigeria Petroleum Company Limited, Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited, Ashland Oil Unlimited (now Addax Petroleum), Chevron Nigeria Limited, Statoil (Nigeria) Limited, Elf Petroleum Nigeria Limited, Esso Exploration and Production Nigeria Limited, Transocean Drilling (Nigeria) Limited, Addax, Panocean Oil, Total Nigeria Plc, Nigerian Gas Company, Nigeria LNG Limited, Foster Wheeler Environmental Co. Nigeria Ltd, Global Energy Refining Inc., Nigeria Engineering & Technical Co. Ltd, Pipelines and Products Marketing Co. Ltd, Nigerian Breweries Plc, Cadbury Nigeria Plc, Dunlop Nigeria Plc, Nigerian Industrial Development Bank, Savannah Bank Plc, and SNEPCO.
NFR Energy LLC is a privately-held natural gas and oil company engaged in the acquisition, development, exploitation and exploration of natural gas and oil properties onshore in the United States. NFR Energy's core operating area is comprised of the Haynesville Shale formation and Cotton Valley Sand formation in East Texas, with interests in over 140,000 net acres, approximately 80% of which is held by production. NFR Energy also has interests in over 500,000 net acres in the Rocky Mountain region, consisting of interests in the Bear Paws Uplift in Montana, the Bakken Shale in North Dakota and the Uinta Basin in Utah. At year end 2010 NFR Energy produced over 120 Mmcfe/d from approximately 500 gross wells and had over 1.2 Tcfe of Proved Reserves.
Northern Natural Gas
Northern Natural Gas is owned by MidAmerican Energy Holdings Company and in turn by Berkshire Hathaway and based in Omaha, Nebraska, and operates an interstate natural gas pipeline extending from the Permian Basin in Texas to the Upper Midwest. The system includes: 15,000 miles of natural gas pipeline, 5.5 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) of Market Area design capacity, plus 2.0 Bcf/d of Field Area capacity, 5 natural gas storage facilities with a total firm and operational capacity of 73 Bcf, including 4 Bcf of liquefied natural gas, and 854 employees.
Northern, provides transportation and storage services to approximately 76 utilities and numerous end-use customers in the Upper Midwest. Northern provides cross-haul and grid transportation between other interstate and intrastate pipelines in the Permian, Anadarko, Hugoton and Midwest areas. Northern also operates three natural gas storage facilities and two liquefied natural gas peaking units. These storage facilities are fully contracted and are central to meeting customers' peak-day system requirements.
Northern Natural Gas accesses supply from every major Mid-Continent basin, as well as the Rocky Mountain and Western Canadian basins. This supply is ultimately delivered to end-use customers located in Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska, South Dakota, Wisconsin, Illinois and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.
Nova Scotia Power Inc.
Nova Scotia Power Inc. (TSX: NSI.PR.D) is a power generating and delivery company in Nova Scotia. It is privately owned by Emera (TSX: EMA) and regulated by the provincial government via the Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board (NSUARB). The Nova Scotia Power Commission was formed in 1919 by the provincial government, following the lead of several other Canadian provinces in establishing Crown corporation electrical utilities. The commission constructed and opened its first hydro plant at Tantallon the following year. Throughout the 1920s-1960s the commission grew as private and municipal owned hydro plants and electrical utilities went bankrupt or sold their assets. In 1960, Nova Scotia was connected to the New Brunswick Power Corporation in the first electrical inter-connection between provinces in Canada. In 2001, Emera purchased the Bangor Hydro Electric Company of Bangor, Maine; Emera was the first Canadian company to purchase an American utility.
NRG Energy is a Fortune 250 wholesale power generation company headquartered in Princeton, New Jersey. NRG own and operate one of the industry's most diverse generation portfolios (including nuclear, wind and solar power) that provides nearly 26,000 megawatts of electric generating capacity, or enough to support nearly 21 million homes. NRG’s retail businesses, Reliant Energy and Green Mountain Energy Company, combined serve more than 1.8 million residential, business, commercial and industrial customers.
Odfjell SE engages in the transportation and storage of chemicals and other specialty bulk liquids, as well as provides logistical services. The company, through its subsidiaries and joint ventures, owns and operates parcel tankers and tank terminals. Its parcel tankers business engages in the deep-sea transportation of chemicals and other liquids in the trade lanes of the United States, Europe, Asia, India, the Middle East, and South America. Odfjell SE’s specialized fleet consists of 95 ships and 6 new buildings with a total capacity of approximately 2.7 million dead weight tons. Its tank terminals business operates nine fully or partly owned tank terminals worldwide. The company also has a cooperation agreement with eight associated terminals in South America and one in Canada. Odfjell SE’s tank terminal network has 4.4 million cubic meters of storage space in approximately 1,150 tanks in 18 ports worldwide. The company was founded in 1916 and is headquartered in Bergen, Norway.
Pasadena Refining System
Pasadena Refining System, Inc. (PRSI) is an independent refiner and marketer of petroleum products, including petrochemical feedstock with a related crude oil capacity of just over 100,000 barrels per day. PRSI is located on the Houston Ship Channel. The company has its headquarters in Pasadena, Texas, United States. As of 2008 it is a 50-50 partnership between Petrobras and Astra Holding USA, the USA subsidiary of NPM/CNP, and it is Petrobras's only American oil holding.In 2006 Petrobras bought a 50 percent stake in Pasadena Refinery System for $360 million. In 2007 Petrobras and Astra announced that they reached a settlement in which Petrobras will pay $820.5 million for the remaining stake.
PDF Group (Falat Pejvak Co.)
In order to better reach their strategic goals, Delta Caspian, Parsian Asia and Falat Pejvak , to unify and form PDF Holdings. This decision, was made in order to increase system performance, lower the cost and make managerial decisions more effective. PDF stands for : P (Parsian Asia), D(Delta Caspian) and F(Falat Pejvak)
Petróleo Brasileiro or Petrobras ( BM&F Bovespa: PETR3, PETR4 / NYSE: PBR, PBRA / BMAD: XPBR, XPBRA / MERVAL: APBR) is a semi-public Brazilian multinational energy corporation headquartered in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It is the largest company in Latin America by market capitalization and revenue, and the largest company headquartered in the Southern Hemisphere by market value.
Petrobras was founded in 1953. While the company ceased to be Brazil's legal monopolist in the oil industry in 1997, it remains a significant oil producer, with output of more than 2 million barrels (320,000 m3) of oil equivalent per day, as well as a major distributor of oil products. The company also owns oil refineries and oil tankers. Petrobras is a world leader in development of advanced technology from deep-water and ultra-deep water oil production.
In September 2010 Petrobras conducted the largest share sale in history, when US$72.8 billion worth of shares in the company were sold on the BM&F Bovespa stock exchange. Upon the sale Petrobras immediately became the fourth-largest company in the world measured by market capitalization.
PetroLogistics LP is a major producer of propylene and is the only independent dedicated propylene producer in the United States. PetroLogistics LP owns and operates the world’s largest propane dehydrogenation facility located in the vicinity of the Houston Ship Channel.
Plains All American Pipeline
Plains All American Pipeline (NYSE: PAA) is a publicly traded Master Limited Partnership in the oil pipeline transportation, marketing, and storage business in the United States, LPG business in Canada, and Natural Gas Storage business in Michigan and Louisiana. It owns about 37 million barrels (5,900,000 m³) of terminalling and storage capacity and 15,000 miles (25,000 km) of crude oil pipelines.
The Fortune 500 company, headquartered in Three Allen Center in Downtown Houston, Texas, was traded in 1993 and grew through investment, originally in the Cushing Terminal in Cushing, Oklahoma and mostly acquisition, aimed at improving the transmission of oil to the Midwest
Praxair, Inc. (NYSE: PX) is the largest industrial gases company in North and South America and one of the largest worldwide. The company supplies atmospheric, process and specialty gases as well as high-performance coatings and related services to a wide diversity of customers around the world. Praxair has operations in over 30 countries and approximately 3,000 patents.
Praxair serves a wide range of industries including: metals, health care, food & beverage, energy, aerospace, chemicals, electronics, manufacturing, and others.
PT Global Inspekindo
PT Global Inspekindo Utama (PT. GIU) was established November 10, 2006 in the Republic of Indonesia. Services include, Pipeline Inspection & Engineering Consultation Services, Risk Based Inspection of Platform Stuctures, API 650 Storage Tank Inspection, LRUT Inspection using Teletest Method Services, and Routine Visual Inspections.
Rangeland Energy is a midstream company that meets the infrastructure requirements of crude oil marketers, refiners and producers in emerging resource plays. We are distinguished by exceptional customer service and a highly experienced management team with a combined 125 years of experience in the energy industry and a long history of midstream success. The company is led by Christopher W. Keene, President & CEO; Arturo V. Vivar, Executive Vice President & CFO; and Steve Broker, Executive Vice President & COO. Rangeland's goal is to be the first choice for moving crude oil to high value markets.
Our geographic areas of focus include the Bakken, Niobrara and Eagle Ford shale plays where Rangeland is pursuing the greenfield development and acquisition of midstream assets including gathering, transmission and storage and rail terminal facilities.
Rangeland Energy is supported by private equity commitments from EnCap Flatrock Midstream of San Antonio, Texas. Established in 2008 by Flatrock Energy Advisors, LLC and EnCap Investments L.P., EnCap Flatrock Midstream has more than $1.2 billion in equity under management and dedicated to investment in the midstream sector of the energy industry.
Rangeland Energy assists refiners, marketers and producers by developing the midstream infrastructure necessary to move refined product, crude oil and associated natural gas products to high value markets.
Rhodia is an international chemical company based in La Défense, France, a suburb of Paris. It is a leader in several specialty chemical markets. Its shares trade on the Euronext stock exchange and it has ADRs on the Pink Sheets. Rhodia was originally the chemicals division of Rhône-Poulenc until it was spun off into a separate company in 1998.
RK&K is a registered trade name of Rummel, Klepper & Kahl, LLP, a Maryland limited liability partnership.
RK&K is a 740+ person multi-disciplinary consulting firm headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland. The firm has been operating throughout the Mid-Atlantic and Southeastern regions of the United States since its inception in 1923, providing services to a wide array of local, state, federal, and private sector clients. The firm employs a well-diversified staff of engineers, designers, planners, scientists, environmental specialists, surveyors, CADD designers, construction managers/inspectors, support and field staff. RK&K’s expertise is in transportation, traffic, transit/rail, structural, geotechnical, environmental, and water resources engineering; natural gas, petroleum and pipeline engineering; planning and cultural resources; construction management and inspection; hazardous waste; energy management; land and site development; natural resources; GIS, computer programming and graphic design; and surveys.
Rohm and Haas Company
Rohm and Haas Company, a company in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, manufactures miscellaneous materials. Formerly a Fortune 500 Company, Rohm and Haas employs more than 17,000 people in 27 countries, with its last sales revenue reported as an independent company at USD 8.9 billion. Dow Chemical Company bought Rohm and Haas for $15 billion in 2009.
Rust Constructors is a full-service, merit-shop construction and maintenance company providing life-cycle services for the industrial mining, power, infrastructure, and government markets. Services include construction, construction management, construction consulting; testing, checkout, start-up; and plant services including total plant maintenance, supplemental maintenance, shutdowns, turnarounds, small capital project support, production support and technical support.
S & B Engineers and Constructors, Ltd. is an employee owned, fully integrated engineering, procurement, and construction company that services a diverse set of industries.
S & B was founded on the principles of honesty, integrity, and safety. For the last 44 years, S & B has serviced clients in the refining, petrochemical and chemical, midstream, power, infrastructure, and pulp and paper industries. As a company with over 4,500 employees, our resources and experience allow us to execute any size project with complete client satisfaction. We also offer our clients flexibility with our resources in order to execute their project in a manner that will that ensure success and safety.
Schlumberger Limited (NYSE: SLB) is the world's largest oilfield services company. Schlumberger employs over 110,000 people of more than 140 nationalities working in approximately 80 countries. Its principal offices are in Houston, Paris, and the Hague.
Royal Dutch Shell plc (LSE: RDSA, RDSB), commonly known as Shell, is a global oil and gas company headquartered in The Hague, Netherlands and with its registered office in London, United Kingdom. It is the fifth-largest company in the world (and the second-largest energy company) according to a composite measure by Forbes magazine and one of the six oil and gas "supermajors". It is vertically integrated and is active in every area of the oil and gas industry, including exploration and production, refining, distribution and marketing, petrochemicals, power generation and trading. It also has major renewable energy activities, including in biofuels, hydrogen, solar and wind power.
Signal International Inc. is a leading Gulf of Mexico provider of marine and fabrication services, including; New construction, Heavy fabrication, and Offshore drilling rig and ship overhaul, repair, upgrade and conversion. Signal facilities from Texas to Alabama support projects with state-of-the-art equipment, advanced processes and highly skilled and abundant workforces. Drilling rigs are fabricated at two facilities in Pascagoula, Miss., while shipbuilding and heavy manufacturing occur at the fabrication yard in Orange, Texas. Ship drydocking, repair and overhaul take place at Signal Ship Repair in Mobile, Ala.
Sinclair Oil Corporation
Sinclair Oil Corporation is an American petroleum corporation, founded by Harry F. Sinclair on May 1, 1916 as the Sinclair Oil and Refining Corporation by combining the assets of 11 small petroleum companies. Originally a New York corporation, Sinclair Oil reincorporated in Wyoming in 1976. The corporation's logo features the silhouette of a large green dinosaur.
Southern California Gas Company
Southern California Gas Company (SoCalGas) has been delivering clean, safe and reliable natural gas to its customers for more than 140 years. It is the nation’s largest natural gas distribution utility, providing safe and reliable energy to 20.9 million consumers through 5.8 million meters in more than 500 communities. The company’s service territory encompasses approximately 20,000 square miles in diverse terrain throughout Central and Southern California, from Visalia to the Mexican border.
SoCalGas is a regulated subsidiary of Sempra Energy (NYSE: SRE). Sempra Energy, based in San Diego, is a Fortune 500 energy services holding company.
Southern Power Company
Southern Company (NYSE: SO) is a public utility holding company of primarily electric utilities in the southern United States. It is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia with executive offices also located in Birmingham, Alabama. The company is currently the 16th largest utility company in the world and the fourth largest in the U.S. Through its subsidiaries it owns and operates more than 42,000 megawatts of generation capacity and serves 4.3 million customers in Alabama, Georgia, Florida, and Mississippi. Southern Company’s regulated regional electric utilities serve a 120,000-square-mile (310,000 km2) territory with 27,000 miles (43,000 km) of distribution lines.
Southwestern Energy Company
Southwestern Energy Company (SWN) is a growing independent energy company primarily engaged in natural gas and crude oil exploration, development and production within North America. Southwestern Energy is also focused on creating and capturing additional value through natural gas gathering and marketing businesses, refered to as Midstream Services.
Spitzer Industries, Inc.
Spitzer Industries, Inc. headquartered in Houston, Texas was founded by Cullen Spitzer in 1996 to serve the oil and gas industry. Since then the company has grown to over 900 employees with facilities in Houston, the Houston ship channel, and Brookshire. Spitzer has products with impeccable quality, exceptional craftsmanship, top-notch performance and competitive pricing. Spitzer Industries was founded as a premier custom fabricator of specialized equipment and systems, pressure vessels and other custom weldments. Specializes in products for gas transmission and processing, onshore/offshore oil and gas processing and production, subsea oil and gas tie-backs, ASME Code pressure vessels and other segments of the energy services industry, Provides project management, engineering, design and procurement services, Turn-key fabrication capabilities, Headquartered in Houston, Texas with over 900 employees.
Strike is a leading North American provider of pipeline, facilities, fabrication, maintenance and integrity services to world renowned companies, delivering America’s energy safely. Strike’s integrated network of energy services ranges from upstream production, processing and gathering facilities to high pressure transmission and distribution lines.
Strike was a First Mover in providing turnkey energy services to all sectors of the oil, gas, utility and power industries with a complete emphasis on safety. Strike is committed to ensuring the safety and health of our employees, the general public, environment and our customers through our industry leading Safety program.
MEMC Electronic Materials changed its name to SunEdison on May 30, 2013 to reflect the company's focus on solar energy. The company is a United States manufacturer of silicon wafers for the semiconductor industry as well as solar wafers and Silvantis(R) Solar PV Modules. Originally established in 1959 as the Monsanto Electronic Materials Company, a business unit of Monsanto Company, the company is based in St. Peters, Missouri. The company solar energy headquarters is located in Belmont, California with offices throughout the world.
Sunoco Logistics Partners
Sunoco Logistics Partners L.P. (NYSE: SXL) is a publicly traded master limited partnership formed in 2002 to acquire, own, and operate a diverse mix of crude oil and refined products pipelines, and terminaling and storage facilities, as well as crude oil acquisition and marketing assets. Sunoco Logistics’ business is characterized by extensive industry and safety experience, strong financial fundamentals, and operational flexibility. Collectively, a strong asset base and the successful execution of core business strategies have consistently delivered substantial returns to investors.
T.C. Inspection personnel are knowledgeable and experienced in their craft skills and are recognized on the whole for meeting and exceeding industry standards as to both quality and quantity of work. Pride of workmanship is part of what is the major part of TC Inspection values and culture and is passed on to new employees.
TECNO-INSPEC, S.A. DE C.V. ® is an inspection company that has been serving the oil and gas industries for more than 15 years. Founded in April 1993, TECNO-INSPEC, S.A. DE C.V. ® goal is to provide the highest level of service utilizing the latest equipment and providing experienced and qualified personal.
Techno-Inspec technicians are certified and qualified to carry out inspections conforming to national recognized codes and standards.
Tesoro Corporation (NYSE: TSO) is a Fortune 100 and a Fortune Global 500 company headquartered in San Antonio, Texas, with 2008 annual revenues of $28.3 billion, and approximately 5,600 employees.
Tesoro is an independent refiner and marketer of petroleum products, operating seven refineries in the Western United States with a combined rated crude oil capacity of approximately 664,000 barrels (105,600 m3) per day. Tesoro’s retail-marketing system includes over 870 branded retail gas stations, of which more than 380 are company-operated under the Tesoro, Shell, Mirastar and USA Gasoline brands.
Texas Gas Transmission
Texas Gas Transmission, LLC is a long-haul interstate natural gas pipeline that moves gas from Gulf Coast supply areas to on-system markets in the Midwest and to off-system markets in the Northeast. Texas Gas is a wholly-owned, operating subsidiary of Boardwalk Pipeline Partners, LP (NYSE: BWP).
TIC - The Industrial Company Wyoming, Inc.
The TIC companies provide capabilities to effectively execute major industrial projects throughout a diversified marketplace, while maintaining a competitive structure regionally across North America. Started in 1974 in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, TIC is a direct-hire general industrial construction company with annual contract awards of over $2 billion. TIC services a wide range of markets both in the United States and abroad, from heavy industrial (power, mining, industrial process and renewable energy), to environmental water and wastewater treatment, slipform erection, marine and general maintenance services.
Headquartered in Houston, Texas, TPC Group is a leader in providing highly specialized lines of chemical products to major chemical and petroleum-based companies worldwide. TPC is North America’s largest producer of finished butadiene and the largest producer of butene-1, companies around the globe rely on TPC as their dependable supplier for hydrocarbon processing and other specialty chemicals. TPC is the sole producer of chemical grade diisobutylene in North America and the second largest active merchant producer of high purity isobutylene in North America. TPC products are sold to a wide range of performance, specialty and intermediate markets.
Trinity Industrial Services, LLC
The Trinity Mission Statement: To provide our clients with the highest quality, most cost effective and comprehensive services in the industry; doing so with the highest level of Safety and Integrity.
Valero Energy Corporation
Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE: VLO) is a Fortune 500 international manufacturer and marketer of transportation fuels, other petrochemical products, and power based in San Antonio, Texas, United States. The company owns and operates 15 refineries throughout the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, and the Caribbean with a combined throughput capacity of approximately 2.9 million barrels (460,000 m3) per day, 11 ethanol plants with a combined production capacity of 1.1 billion US gallons (4,200,000 m3) per year, and a 50-megawatt wind farm. Valero is also one of the US's largest retail operators with approximately 6,800 retail and branded wholesale outlets in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, and the Caribbean under the Valero, Diamond Shamrock, Shamrock, Ultramar, Beacon, and Texaco brands
Weatherford International Oil Field Services
Weatherford International Oil Field Services Ltd (NYSE: WFT) is one of the largest international oil and natural gas service companies. The company provides products and services for drilling, evaluation, completion, production and intervention of oil and natural gas wells, along with pipeline construction and commissioning. Headquartered in Houston and incorporated in Switzerland, Weatherford currently operates in more than 100 countries across the globe and employ more than 50,000 people. The company has a substantial presence in the Middle East.
Based in Grand Junction Colorado with operations all along the Rocky Mountain Region, Wehling Construction is a pipeline and roustabout company that has been in the business since 1997. Both owners have extensive oil field experience. This is a hands-on management company with Larry Wehling, Jess Ritter, Christopher Wehling or Paul Sakala supervising most projects.
Xstrata plc (LSE: XTA, SIX: XTAN) is a global mining company headquartered in Zug, Switzerland and with its registered office in London, United Kingdom. It is a major producer of coal (and the world's largest exporter of thermal coal), copper, nickel, primary vanadium and zinc and the world's largest producer of ferrochrome. It has operations in 19 countries across Africa, Asia, Australasia, Europe, North America and South America.
Xstrata has its primary listing on the London Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index. It had a market capitalization of approximately £29 billion as of 23 December 2011, making it the 16th-largest company on the London Stock Exchange. It has a secondary listing on the SIX Swiss Exchange. Its largest shareholder is Glencore International plc, which has a stake of approximately 34%.
XTO Energy Inc.
XTO Energy Inc. and Exxon Mobil Corporation have formed a new organization to manage global development of unconventional resources. This agreement brings together two highly complementary organizations whose combined strengths will deliver strong shareholder value and open new opportunities for the production of clean-burning natural gas. It will support our nation's economic recovery, strengthen our energy security, and help meet our environmental goals.
Zakum Development Co. (ZADCO)
ZADCO's mandate was to develop the Upper Zakum field on behalf of ADNOC (Abu Dhabi National Oil Company) and for the benefit of the shareholders in the joint venture, Abu Dhabi National Oil Company, ExxonMobil, and Japan Oil Development Company Ltd. (JODCO). Besides Upper Zakum , the Company operates Umm Al Dalkh, and Satah fields. Crude oil from Upper Zakum, Umm Al Dalkh and Satah fields is pumped via main oil lines to Zirku Island for further processing, storage and export.