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Practical Insights (Blog)

Doubling Down on the Supply Chain: How Some West Texas Producers are Facing Headwinds from Increased Complexity, Resulting in Decreased Cash Operating Costs/Barrel

Mark Montanari, VP Chemicals and Oil & Gas, outlines some of the key challenges currently faced by West Texas operators and discusses why he believes a holistic, end-to-end supply chain approach may be the way to overcome them.


Topics: Oil & Gas Total Value Optimization supply chain transformation Energy

Emerging Nations Put Oil and Gas on a 30-Year Growth Trajectory

Mark Montanari, VP Chemicals and Oil & Gas, discusses some major challenges the oil & gas industry will face in the next three decades and considers what the industry can do today to prepare for tomorrow.


Topics: Oil & Gas Total Value Optimization supply chain transformation Energy

2019-2020 Will Bring Fresh Challenges and Opportunities to the Energy, Oil & Gas Industry

Change is coming for the oil & gas industry bringing with it a new set of challenges and opportunities. In the face of these changes, Mark Montanari, VP Chemicals and Oil & Gas, poses a critical question to executives across the North American industry.


Topics: Oil & Gas Total Value Optimization supply chain transformation Energy

Conversations in the C-Suite: Transformation for growth

With significant change needed in the chemicals and oil & gas markets in 2018, Mark Montanari, VP Chemicals and Oil & Gas at Maine Pointe, outlines some interesting insights straight from the horse’s mouth.

Topics: Oil & Gas chemical industry consulting

The New Reality in the Oil & Gas Industry

How to survive and thrive in an oversupplied market

Derek Kurzenknabe VP, Chemicals and Oil & Gas at Maine Pointe, shares his perspective on how recent developments and future trends will present both challenges and opportunities in the North American Oil & Gas market during the remainder of 2015 and as we head into 2016.

 Drawing on his extensive global experience in the Oil & Gas industry, Derek will discuss:

Topics: Oil & Gas