Category Archives: CERAWeek

Oil Patch Confidential: OCTG’s Glut-Wrenching Reality 

The month of February closed on a CERAmonious note as the 35th annual energy conference known as CERAweek convened in Houston in hopes of coming to terms with the challenges of energy in transition. The thunderous ‘Shalelujah’ Chorus that led … Continue reading

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“Houston, We Have a Problem”: The Year in OCTG 2015

“Houston, we have a problem here.” That ominous quote from the crew of the Apollo 13 moon flight seems to best sum up a year that put all things OCTG through the mill. And thus we commence our 30th annual … Continue reading

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‘Herd’ On The Street: Taking Stock Of OCTG Supply

“H-Town” plays host to a Texas-sized A-list in March during CERAWeek and the world’s largest Livestock Show and Rodeo. While RodeoHouston never fails to entertain, some found CERAWeek to be “all hat, and few cattle”: suggesting the splashy headlines and … Continue reading

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Attention ‘Drill’ Seekers!

Attention Drill Seekers! Houston took center stage in early March for the annual IHS CERAweek, an “unconventional” convention where the energy elite gathered to do some shale bonding and gush over the new energy reality lead by none other than … Continue reading

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‘Shalelujah’ Chorus Takes Center Stage At CERAWeek 2012

It was the promise of the shale gas boom that led the ‘Shalelujah’ Chorus during this year’s CERAWeek energy conference in Houston. The oil patch power brokers repeatedly called for a proactive energy policy with state by state oversight while … Continue reading

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