This week’s Interview of the Week is with Andres Garcia, Business Development Manager for Ampelmann Operation. Ampelmann is an international company providing offshore access solutions to over 200 projects worldwide.
Q: What challenges is Ampelmann facing as it ventures into Mexico?
A: The most challenging aspect of bringing technology to Mexico is the lack of knowledge, […]Continue Reading →
As many international companies are entering Mexico, or will enter it following the future phases of Round One, we are sharing an excerpt interview from Mexico Oil and Gas Review 2015 that tackles risk factors to consider when entering the country, and how these can be mitigated. If you would like to get all the information, plus other relevant […]Continue Reading →
PEMEX struggles to maintain a leading position in refining
The Ing. Antonio Dovalí Jaime plant, located in the Salina Cruz port in Oaxaca, is PEMEX’s most important refinery, and just this morning (November 24, 2015), reports emerged of a fire at the site. The incident started in a storage plant shortly after 10am and quickly […]Continue Reading →
Beyond Round One’s delays, the end of 2014 evidenced rugged terrain for the Mexican oil and gas industry. Adapting to the projected standards prescribed by the unprecedented Energy Reform is still far from reaching international best practices. PEMEX is slowly fitting into taking the role as the State’s Productive Enterprise and while it has still […]Continue Reading →
Over a week ago, the state of Michoacán was subjected to several attacks on Pemex and CFE installations; a total of 24 gas stations and electrical installations in towns like Uruapan, Zamora and Apatzingán were targeted with Molotov cocktails and gunfire. No one was hurt, but 420,00 energy consumers were affected; the attacks […]
by Pedro Alcalá
The combination of low gas prices and a growing economy has boosted natural gas demand in Mexico, but in spite of the state’s best efforts to quench the nation’s ever growing thirst for energy through a mixture of LNG and natural gas imports, there is an urgent need for development and extension of pipeline networks. […]Continue Reading →