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2014-07-23 12:22:47

WASHINGTON, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Petroleum Institute today rebutted speculation by the Department of Transportation about the characteristics of crude oil from the Bakken. "The best science and data do not support recent speculation that crude oil from the Bakken presents greater than normal transportation risks," said API President and CEO Jack Gerard. "Multiple studies have shown that Bakken crude is similar to other crudes. "DOT needs to get this...

2014-05-08 12:23:32

CFO will lead finance and systems implementation to drive further growth DALLAS, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bridger, LLC ("Bridger"), an integrated crude oil marketing and midstream logistics company based in Dallas, Texas, today announced that Patrick Kelly has joined its executive management team as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Patrick comes to Bridger from Gavilon, LLC, where he served as Chief Financial Officer of Gavilon's energy segment, which...

2014-04-29 23:12:11

RedVector's New Petroleum Course Series Helps Engineers Further Their Study of the World's Most Actively Traded Commodity Tampa, Fla. (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 RedVector.com, the leader in online continuing education and workforce training solutions for the architecture, engineering and construction (AEC) industries, launched new Petroleum Industry coursework this month, closing out its 2014 Petroleum eLearning series. As the world’s most actively traded commodity, crude oil...

2014-04-24 00:20:21

SAINT JOHN, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Irving Oil confirmed today that it has completed the conversion of its proprietary fleet of crude oil railcars to the Association of American Railroads' (AAR) recommended specifications for DOT-111 railcars constructed after October 1, 2011. In February, Irving Oil announced it would voluntarily remove its older-model railcars from service no later than April 30, 2014. The completion of the fleet upgrade supports Transport Canada's...

2014-02-18 12:22:26

New Team Member Will Help Bridger Execute Organic Growth Opportunities DALLAS, Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bridger, LLC ("Bridger"), a crude oil marketing and midstream logistics company based in Dallas, Texas, today announced that Guillermo Grossi has joined the marketing and logistics team as a Managing Director focused on executing Bridger's strategy in the Rockies. Building on Bridger's operational success in all the major crude producing basins, Guillermo will play an integral...

2013-07-31 10:47:27

The latest episode in the American Chemical Society's (ACS') award-winning Global Challenges/Chemistry Solutions podcast series describes a report demonstrating that unprocessed, raw cotton has an amazing ability to sop up oil while also being eco-friendly. Based on a report by Seshadri Ramkumar, Ph.D., in the ACS journal Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, the new podcast is available without charge at iTunes and from http://www.acs.org/globalchallenges. In light of the...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.