WTI Sinks On News Of Chinese Virus

There is a lot of buzz on the news that this recent deadly Chinese virus is going to sock global markets, including oil.  People simply will not want to travel.  Add to the virus the glut of oil in the market and analysts are saying there is much uncertainty in the the oil market at…

By The Numbers, 1/23/2020

The EIA published its Weekly Petroleum Status Report.  Here are some highlights.  All items are in millions of barrels per day except inventories, which is billions total.  Dates are defined as week ending averages, except utilization rate which is a four week ending average.  The full report can be found here. Item 1/17/20 1/10/19 Refinery…

Video: Hansa Meyer Global on the Rails Houston to North Dakota 2015

Here is a company that I learned about while attending the recent Industrial Info Resources 2020 Industrial Market Outlook event, held in Houston.  This company specializes in moving big, big equipment.  This video may be a little old, but I think still interesting. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KNI2PpdSdnw CONTACT: Tim Harris t.harris@hansameyer-us.com http://www.hansameyer.com

Private Capital Conference Is A Success

The Private Capital Conference was held in Houston on January 23, 2020, at the JW Marriott, in the Galleria.  The theme of the event was Extending The Runway:  Private Capital Assesses Its Options.  I met quite a few independent oil companies there. What I found out is that the independents typically go after the smaller…

Commentary: Trump Impeachment Senate Trial

Before this entire Trump impeachment process ever got started we knew two things: Trump would be impeached in the House Trump would be acquitted in the Senate President Trump will not be removed from office.  Yet, there is one sticking point:  an impeachment in the House does go down in history as an "impeachment" -…