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Argus Americas Crude Summit 2018

2018 Event Sponsors 

ICE Intercontinental Exchange is the leading network of regulated exchanges and clearing houses for financial and commodity markets, delivering transparent, reliable data, technology and risk management services to market participants around the world. ICE’s global markets provide direct, electronic access to a range of more than 1,000 energy products across crude and refined oil, natural gas, natural gas liquids, liquefied natural gas, power, coal, petrochemicals and emissions and ICE Futures Europe, London’s leading derivatives exchange is home to Brent and Gasoil futures, the global crude and refined oil benchmarks which represent approximately half of the world’s crude and refined oil futures traded volume.

For more information, visit:  theice.com

Magellan Midstream

Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. is a publicly traded partnership formed to own, operate and expand a diversified portfolio of energy assets. We currently have over 1,700 employees working in 24 states. Our assets include 2,100 miles of crude oil pipelines and 23 million barrels of total crude oil storage. Magellan also owns and operates the nation’s longest refined products pipeline system. More than half of our potential expansion projects are related to crude oil.

We are traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol MMP and currently have over 160,000 investors.

For more information, visit:  www.magellanlp.com

Cargill CRMCargill has a longstanding reputation of managing risk across commodities, industries and geographies. For more than 20 years, Cargill's risk management business has been a provider of customized commodity price risk solutions for its customers around the world, including petroleum and petrochemical producers, mid-to-large size corporations, commercial lenders, asset managers and investors. Today, through its 16 offices in 12 countries, Cargill provides price risk management products in over 70 global commodity markets and 25 currencies. In the energy markets, Cargill provides tailored hedging solutions in petroleum, petrochemicals, resins, power and natural gas.

For more information, visit:  www.cargillriskmanagement.com

Cap SpirecapSpire is a global solutions and advisory company that provides the unique combination of industry knowledge and business expertise required to deliver impactful solutions in the energy market. With capSpire’s Lease Crude Optimization product, crude marketers and transportation organizations are able to achieve increased margins by optimizing tactical and strategic decisions. Trusted by Fortune 500 companies, capSpire’s team of industry experts empower clients to take their supply chain and trading operations to the next level by delivering world class solutions that streamline business processes.

For more information, visit:  capSpire.com

Chemex ModularChemex Modular is a leading supplier of new and refurbished modular equipment. Chemex Modular possesses the complete range of engineering and fabrication expertise to provide fully modularized equipment and related engineering support. Whether providing modular process equipment, measurement modules, logistics, identifying a process issue or implementing a planned change, Chemex Modular delivers a customer-specific solution. Our services include, but are not limited to, the following: modular oil refineries and gas processing plants, allocation measurement and LACT systems, and the full range of engineering consulting services, from feasibility studies to detailed engineering design.

For more information, visit:  www.chemexmodular.com

OiltankingOiltanking, a subsidiary of Marquard & Bahls, has been active in tank storage logistics since 1972, and is the second-largest independent operator of tank terminals for oils, chemicals and gases worldwide. The company owns and operates 81 terminals in 23 countries with a total storage capacity of 21 million cbm, on five continents – in Europe, North America, Latin America, the Middle East, Africa, India, and the Asia-Pacific region.

At the tank terminals, Oiltanking stores and handles nearly 1,000 different products including crude oil, petroleum products, biofuels, chemicals and gases. The total throughput of all terminals in 2015 was around 128 million tons.

For more information, visit:  www.oiltanking.com

Tarsco, a TF Warren CompanyTarsco, TF Warren Company, has served industrial clients for over 30 years. We offer engineering, and construction of customized, aboveground welded storage tank systems. Tarsco continues to provide the highest level of safety, quality, and on-time performance in every aspect of a project. With operations located throughout the Western Hemisphere, Tarsco is well positioned to deliver unsurpassed service to our domestic and international clients.

For more information, visit:  www.tfwarren.com

Port Corpus ChristiPort Corpus Christi’s vision is to be the energy port of the Americas. As the 4th largest Port in the USA in total tonnage, Port Corpus Christi handles everything from energy to agriculture, and plastics to iron, and very soon also LNG. Port Corpus Christi is the leading crude oil export port, currently testing a massive super tanker, the VLCC Anne. Port Corpus Christi has vast export experience of LPG, frequently loading Very Large Gas Carriers. To support export, the Corpus Christi Ship Channel is fully authorized to 54-feet MLLW, while current channel depth allows maximum 45-foot draft vessels.

For more information, visit:  www.portofcc.com

GenscapeGenscape is the leading global provider of real-time data and intelligence for commodity and energy markets, driven to improve market transparency and efficiency. With thousands of patented monitors strategically deployed worldwide, Genscape is unique in its ability to collect and report proprietary market fundamentals in real-time or near real-time.

Using a combination of infrared diagnostics, electromagnetic frequency monitors, high resolution aerial photography, and near-earth satellite imagery, Genscape has set the standard for accuracy and timeliness in the market for advance notice of changes in oil market fundamentals. Genscape clients are able to make more informed decisions and improve risk management.

For more information more, visit:  www.genscape.com

OpenLink logoFor over 25 years, Openlink has provided trading, treasury and risk management solutions for the world’s most sophisticated commodity and energy trading organizations.Openlink’s innovative solutions help clients break down organizational silos and instantaneously connect trading, risk and treasury across multiple asset classes and throughout the front, middle and back office. The Openlink Cloud platform, coupled with our advanced analytics, enables clients to manage large data volumes, take advantage of even the most fleeting of market opportunities, and mitigate risk.

Openlink has topped Chartis’ RiskTech100 Energy Trading Risk Category for the last six years and been named a Leader in Gartner’s Trading Platforms Magic Quadrant. For five consecutive years, Openlink has been named the Commodities Trading Systems Leader in the Risk Technology Rankings and is currently Energy Risk’s Asia Software House of the Year and Asia Risk’s Top Commodity Vendor. Openlink is proud to support more than 38,000 users and more than 600 clients, including 12 of the world's largest commodity/energy companies.

For more information, visit: www.openlink.com

CQGCQG provides high-performance trade routing, global market data, and advanced technical analysis for professional traders worldwide. CQG partners with more than one hundred FCM environments and provides Direct Market Access to more than forty-five exchanges through its global network of co-located Hosted Exchange Gateways. CQG’s server-side order management tools for spreading, market aggregation, and smart orders are unsurpassed for speed and ease-of-use. CQG's market data feed consolidates more than seventy-five sources, including exchanges worldwide for futures, options, fixed income, foreign exchange, and equities as well as data on debt securities, industry reports, and financial indices. 

For more information, visit:  www.cqg.com

MorningstarMorningstar is a leading provider of high-quality market data, independent research and analytical products. Our clients include some of the world’s largest energy concerns, utilities, hedge funds, mutual funds and banks. We offer a data management solution that gathers and distributes over 3,500 feeds in the power, oil, gas, commodities, equities, futures and weather markets and delivers them to data management systems for historical analysis, risk management and forecasting.

For more information, visit:  about.morningstarcommodity.com

Intertek LozengeTotal Quality. Assured.

Intertek is a leading Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide. Our network of more than 1,000 laboratories and offices and over 42,000 people in more than 100 countries, delivers innovative and bespoke Assurance, Testing, Inspection and Certification solutions for our customers’ operations and supply chains. Intertek Total Quality Assurance expertise, delivered consistently with precision, pace and passion, enabling our customers to power ahead safely.

For more information, visit:  intertek.com 

IIRIIR Energy's provides key supply demand information & insight, for the Petroleum crude oil and oil products marketplace.

Get an accurate w global supply picture by understanding the refinery activity. A comprehensive dataset from the installed capacity and turnaround activity, to closures and new capacity details that move price. With coverage of 95% of the world's oil refineries, users are provided real-time operational status updates for all major global downstream refinery units, including: Crude Distillation Units (CDUs), Fluid Catalytic Cracking Units (FCCUs), Alkylation Units, Reformers, Cokers, Hydrotreaters and all other primary and secondary units within the refining process, including complete coverage of the ethylene and NGLs market.

Obtain a clear understanding of supply fundamentals to help balance your supply demand models and predict price movements in the petroleum markets by being the expert on refinery status.

Refinery & Petchem runs,by unit, that helps participants in the crude oil, gasoline, diesel and residual fuels trading and marketing sectors make better more informed decisions.

Coverage of the current and accurate details for all planned and unplanned turnarounds with information on all new capacity, de-rates, capital projects, crude slates, capacity reductions and product yields in multiple views, helping traders and analysts predict the impact of physical operating conditions on the price of crude and refined products

PetroCast Live makes understanding the past, current, and future markets easier to quantify and predict by delivering the full supply picture with the most accurate detail in an easy-to-use environment.

For more information, visit:  www.industrialinfo.com

ESAIESAI Energy LLC provides comprehensive analysis of the global, regional, and national petroleum and alternative fuels markets, developed from a proprietary country-by-country fundamentals database that dates back to 1978. ESAI Energy LLC’s principals and associates are trained in market analysis, economics, political science, finance and industrial policy. With this wide ranging expertise, ESAI Energy LLC’s analysts integrate quantitative analysis of proprietary and public source data with trends in policy and regulation to develop a thoughtful projection of petroleum and alternative fuels markets in every country and region. Our forecasts range from two weeks to twenty-five years. ESAI Energy LLC also provides customized consulting on topics such as project feasibility and profitability, market access, political and regulatory issues.

For more information, visit:  www.esai.com

DrillinginfoDrillinginfo delivers business critical insights to oil and gas industries through a state-of-the-art SaaS platform built on industry leading data and analytics. Our solutions deliver value across the energy supply chain empowering exploration and production, oilfield services, midstream, and financial services companies to be more proactive, efficient, and competitive. Drillinginfo offers a suite of products and services that accelerates the process and lowers the cost of identifying the best opportunities, understanding macro and micro market trends, and reducing the risk of energy investments. Drillinginfo services over 3,000 companies from its Austin, Texas-based headquarters with 400 employees world-wide.

For more information, visit:  info.drillinginfo.com

Ursa Space SystemsUrsa’s mission is to deliver global economic transparency that fundamentally changes how markets move and people manage risk. We do that by providing the most reliable and up-to-date information for decision makers across the Energy and Financial sectors for areas of the world that traditionally have poor or nonexistent data. Our global reach, unique processing tools, exclusive partnerships, integration of 3rd party data and extensive radar experience enable us to deliver an industry-leading product that helps our customers make better decisions faster, reduce their risk and differentiate in fast-paced markets.

For more information, visit:  ursaspace.com

TEE logoTexas Energy Enterprises is a major purchaser of crude oil. We are able to offer premium prices by utilizing our extensive partner network. We work hard to combine this with superior service to bring you the best service and pricing available.

Currently, TEE works in the states of Texas, New Mexico, Louisiana, and Oklahoma. With timely and dependable service, TEE is able to work with large or small customers to accommodate specific needs.

For more information, visit: www.texasenergyenterprises.com

DTNDTN provides high-quality data, analysis and trading tools available in an integrated and easy-to-use fashion, boosting profitability and giving a competitive edge, in the front-, mid-, or back-office. The DTN vision is to be the independent trusted source of insights to our customers who feed, protect, and fuel the world. DTN empowers our customers with intelligent and actionable insights that exceed their expectations and enable their success daily.

For more information, visit: www.dtn.com

INTL FCStone logoINTL FCStone Inc. (NASDAQ: INTL) is a financial services firm specializing in commodity risk management. We provide clients across the globe with a comprehensive range of customized commodity risk management tools and financial services to help them protect their margins, mitigate price risk, secure budgets and manage volatility.

For more information, visit: www.intlfcstone.com

Q2 technologies logoIncrease the value of your barrels. Based out of Houston, TX since 2001, Q2 Technologies is a chemical company focusing in crude oil and gas sweetening. Through the Enviro-SolveTM process, Q2 Technologies sweetens millions of barrels of liquid hydrocarbons each month at terminals, pipelines, wells and vessels. The company offers turn-key systems and 24/7 treatment capabilities for H2S, Mercaptans and Total Sulphur reduction.

For more information, visit:  q2technologies.com