Crowley, B.

Competitive Analysis Technologies, Houston, TX

HPInternet: Canadian Energy Pipeline Association

Crowley, B., Competitive Analysis Technologies

Let's go to Canada this month and visit an industry association that does a great job providing information and help to both the public and its members. You don't need to be in Canada to gain from thi..

HPInternet: Y2K: ready or not, here it comes

Crowley, B., Competitive Analysis Technologies

As I write this column in mid-November, I hope that you will never need the links I've posted here. The opinions over Y2K readiness vary from "non-event" to three-year disaster. Many articles and Web ..

HPInternet: The Oil Market Cycle

Crowley, B., Competitive Analysis Technologies

Now here is a fine site for the whole oil and gas industry! Somebody finally pulled it all together in one place for us. The people at Norwegian Energy (UK) Ltd. have put together quite a collection o..

HPInternet: Find new and used refining equipment

Crowley, B., Competitive Analysis Technologies

So that compressor on the cat went down last night, and your supplier has a five-month back order in place! Or your old heat exchanger finally gave up the ghost and is leaking like a sieve. What are y..

HPInternet: National Technical Information Service

Crowley, B., Competitive Analysis Technologies

Normally, I don't recommend Web sites that I know will soon be shut down, but this is an exception (http://www.ntis.gov/). So hurry. The National Technical Information Service (NTIS) is a part of t..

HPInternet: Search engines losing ground on the Internet

Crowley, B., Competitive Analysis Technologies

A recent study by NEC Research Institute revealed an alarming fact about the Internet – search engines cannot keep up with its dynamic growth, in fact, they are losing ground. Search engines are ..

HPInternet: OSHA

Crowley, B., Competitive Analysis Technologies

So, you finally bought that petroleum refinery you've been wanting for years. Many folks are buying them lately, why not? Now that you have it, you will need lots of information. Some of the best info..

HPInternet: Latin America oil and gas industry development

Crowley, B., Competitive Analysis Technologies

This month, let's visit Latin America and see what is happening there. ARPEL, Regional Association of Oil and Natural Gas Companies (http://www.arpel.org/), is an organization devoted to the energy in..

HPInternet: Primarily Petroliana

Crowley, B., Competitive Analysis Technologies

Primarily Petroliana (http://www.oldgas.com/) is a site you won't normally stumble across. It is a site to visit that brings back memories of the oil industry's golden days. You can buy memorabilia li..

HPInternet: OilMonitor

Crowley, B., Competitive Analysis Technologies

The folks at PricewaterhouseCoopers have created a Web site that is useful to the hydrocarbon processing industry (HPI), especially those running crude units and buying crude. The product is called Oi..