Category Archives: Energy Markets

An Overview of STI Group’s Services for the Power Generation Industry

An Overview of STI Group’s Services for the Power Generation Industry

The demands that the power generation industry must rise to meet on a daily basis in order to reliably supply power for our nation require a host of specialized equipment, machines, and skilled technicians. The industry requires precision fabrication, custom modifications to power plants, and the creation of new power…
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Key Statistics about America’s Energy Sector

Key Statistics about America’s Energy Sector

America’s energy sector is as diverse as it is large. There are a multitude of energy sources that we rely on each day to power our existence and new alternative energy sources are continually being developed. Nevertheless, oil and gas are by far the most significant sources of energy in…
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Guide to Understanding Liquefied Natural Gas and Gas-To-Liquids

Guide to Understanding Liquefied Natural Gas and Gas-To-Liquids

A Closer Look at Gas-To-Liquids What are Gas-to-Liquids? The term gas-to-liquids (GTL) refers to a refinery process of converting natural gas from its gaseous state into a liquid state. This is accomplished by changing the methane-rich, shorter-chain hydrocarbons into longer ones. How Are Gas-to-Liquids Created? Natural gas can be converted…
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Guide to Understanding Natural Gas and Natural Gas Liquids

Guide to Understanding Natural Gas and Natural Gas Liquids

Natural gas is a crucial part of the United States energy sector, providing energy for fuel, heating, cooking, and much more. Our natural gas resources are also bountiful and with advances in drilling technology and methods, more accessible than ever. Despite its pervasiveness, many citizens are still unsure what exactly…
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How Fabrication Serves The Oil & Gas Boom

How Fabrication Serves The Oil & Gas Boom

In past articles we’ve discussed the oil and gas boom and its effect on the economy of the Gulf Coast Region as well as potential it has given the country to become energy sufficient. The exponential oil and gas growth has also extended to the petrochemical and industrial sector as…
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The Louisiana Oil and Gas Industry Growth: An Overview

The Louisiana Oil and Gas Industry Growth: An Overview

In recent years Louisiana has been seeing a major growth in its oil & gas industry thanks to a confluence of favorable events. Furthermore, Louisiana is poised for an even larger growth in development and production and this high growth trend shows no signs of slowing down anytime soon. This…
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