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South Louisiana industrial services firm sells social distancing device

While the COVID-19 pandemic has wreaked havoc on the local and national economies, some businesses are finding new markets and opportunities during the crisis. Take...

Implementing OSHA guidelines for oil, gas employees could protect against liability

Implementing newly minted COVID-19 safety protocols from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration could provide legal cover for Louisiana oil and gas companies in...

Coronavirus continues to weaken LNG exports

U.S. liquefied natural gas capacity continues to rise, but utilization of the plants has collapsed from 85% to 90% in 2019 to just 32%...

Oil producers express ‘lack of satisfaction’ with federal royalty relief efforts

The Washington Post reports that offshore oil producers in Louisiana and other states—and their allies in Congress—are asking the Trump administration to ease up...

How Louisiana industry is prepping for the ‘new normal’

Petrochemical leaders are finding they have a lot in common with other market sectors as they sit on the various COVID-19 task forces overseen...

Gulf Island Fabrication under fire over PPP loan

Congressional Democrats want a publicly traded offshore oil service company to return a $10 million federal small business loan that helped boost profits and...

LMOGA, NOIA seek COVID-19 test kits, equipment for offshore workers

The National Ocean Industries Association and the Louisiana Mid-Continent Oil & Gas Association have asked federal and Louisiana government officials for allocation of COVID-19 test kits and equipment...

Cornavirus, oil glut could cost Louisiana government up to $1.1 billion

The coronavirus battle and the world oil glut could cost cities, parishes and school boards in Louisiana anywhere from $404 million to $1.1 billion...

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