The 38th annual ILTA saw more than 4,100 tank terminal professionals gather to discuss the latest market trends affecting terminal operations in the US,
network & do business in one of the country’s most important oil and gas hubs.
The three-day event included 39 education sessions, training courses as well as the trade show spread across the Marriott Marquis Houston hotel and George R. Brown Convention Centre in Houston, Texas.
The country is currently reaping the benefits of a thriving oil and gas industry. It is now the second biggest crude producer behind Russia and is producing almost 11 million barrels per day. US exports continue to increase and as a result, midstream infrastructure – namely pipelines and storage – are struggling to keep pace, resulting in many companies expanding their footprint or building new facilities.
Against this backdrop, and the regulatoryreforms enacted by President Trump’s Administration, there was plenty to discuss at the ILTA conferen...