Weir Valves & Controls USA Inc. has
the 2018 Weir Safety Award for Innovation by implementing safety kaizens to improve their safety culture. They have regular safety kaizens and have raised awareness and the importance of safety to keep their team safe. They have a cross-functional team ...
Weir Oil & Gas is opening a new 92,000 square-foot Midland, TX Customer Service Center, located at the David Mims Business Park on Interstate 20. The new center consolidates three existing Permian-area service locations into
one central location
. It will begin servicing customers immediately.
Last week the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) “approved construction of two proposed liquefied natural gas (LNG) export terminals, Tellurian Inc’s Driftwood in Louisiana and Sempra Energy’s Port Arthur in Texas,”
Primary energy consumption in the U.S. reached a record high of 101.3 quadrillion British thermal units (Btu) in 2018, up 4% from 2017 and 0.3% above the previous record set in 2007. The
increase in 2018
was the largest increase in energy consumption since 2010.
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index (LEI) for the U.S. increased 0.4% in March to 111.9, following a 0.1% increase in February, and no change in January. In March the LEI for the U.S. recorded its
largest monthly increase
since September of last year. However, its six-month growth has continue...
Industrial production edged down 0.1% in March after edging up 0.1% in February; for the first quarter as a whole, the index slipped 0.3% at an annual rate. Manufacturing production was unchanged in March after declining in both January and February.
moved down at an annual rate o...