North American Pipeline Network Prospects

North American Pipeline Network Prospects

Nicholas Newman Pipeline Coatings Magazine February 2014 – There are oil and gas pipelines criss- crossing North America , from the Pacific coast in the west  to the Atlantic in the east and,  from Canada’s tundra region in the north, to America’s  Gulf of Mexico oil refineries  in the south.  […]

Read More →

The politics of US pipelines

The politics of US pipelines

Nicholas Newman Pipeline Coatings Magazine May 2014 America’s energy industry has been facing a new challenge.  How is it to deliver, safely and efficiently, the huge new shale oil and gas flows made possible by horizontal drilling and fracking? This fundamental question is posed more severely, not only by the […]

Read More →

Flogging an Argentinian ‘dead cow’ could be profitable

Flogging an Argentinian ‘dead cow’ could be profitable

Nicholas Newman, January, 2014 – Lack of foreign investment hampers Argentina’s efforts to jump-start Vaca Muerta shale development.The discovery of world-class shale oil and gas in Latin America’s second biggest economy offers an opportunity to reverse the downward trend in conventional oil and gas output as well as to transform Argentina’s […]

Read More →

Savvy is Ready for the Upturn

Savvy is Ready for the Upturn

Nicholas Newman Oxford Prospect January 2015 –A feature based on interviews with Steve Dunne, MD Savvy Group and Jon Peart, Director Savvy Construction. It is becoming increasingly clear that the Thames Valley region surrounding Oxford has seen the early signs of a major housing and construction upturn. One firm that […]

Read More →

Energy Storage Technologies On The Way

Energy Storage Technologies On The Way

Nicholas Newman Energy World July 2012. Unfortunately, the modern world can’t stop when there is no renewable power available to operate the Eurostar high-speed train as it dashes through the Channel Tunnel, nor can a surgeon pause his operation during a heart transplant. This lack of dispatch ability means that […]

Read More →