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American Gilsonite Company Strengthens Executive Team, Announces New Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer

Craig Mueller to advance the global network and commercial strategy of principal Gilsonite producer American Gilsonite Company, Inc. (“AGC”), the world’s only supplier of Gilsonite®, is pleased to announce the appointment of Craig Mueller as Vice President (VP) and Chief Commercial Officer (CCO), effective immediately.  Mr. Mueller is responsible for AGC’s commercial strategy, business development,…

American Gilsonite names Frank Albrecht as Managing Director – Asphalt Eastern Hemisphere

American Gilsonite recently appointed Frank Albrecht as Managing Director of Asphalt for the Eastern Hemisphere. Mr. Albrecht has nearly twenty years of experience as a leader in the bitumen industry and comes to AGC with extensive asphalt paving project experience in Europe, sub-Saharan Africa, Australia, New Zealand, Russia and the USA.“Adding such a strong talent…

American Gilsonite opens new doors in Middle East at ADIPEC 2018

American Gilsonite recently took part in one of the world’s largest oil and gas conferences – the 2018 Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (ADIPEC). The event, held in November 2018, was attended by 145,000 industry professionals from over 67 countries across the globe.ADIPEC provided a unique opportunity to demonstrate how to identify true…

American Gilsonite sponsors forward-looking session at 2018 IPAA conference in New Orleans

The 89th annual Independent Petroleum Association of America (IPAA)conference was held at the Ritz-Carlton in New Orleans November 11-14, 2018 and included 3 days of timely, informative sessions. American Gilsonite was pleased to sponsor the “Technology Adoption and the Future of Oil & Gas” session. The presentation covered how the oil and gas industry is…

American Gilsonite celebrates the opening of their Singapore distribution center

American Gilsonite is pleased to announce the opening of our South East Asia distribution center. Located in Singapore, our newest supply center is strategically situated to expand our customer base in the region, as well as to better serve the needs of existing customers. The distribution center will stock our full line of Gilsonite products…

American Gilsonite will be at the 2018 Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition & Conference

American Gilsonite Company will be at ADIPEC to provide information on how the strength, flexibility, extreme light weight and environmental safety of Gilsonite® provide unmatched benefits in cementing and drilling fluids in virtually any downhole environment. The conference is November 12-15 in Abu Dhabi, UAE. We will be presenting in booth 13212. We will also…

Study presented at OTC Asia proves Gilsonite is an environmentally compliant and economical fluid loss control additive for SBM

The Offshore Technology Conference Asia (OTC Asia) is a biennial event held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The 2018 event marked the recovery of the oil and gas industry in the region with more than 40,000 professionals in attendance from over 80 countries. The highlight of American Gilsonite’s participation in OTC Asia was the presentation of…

American Gilsonite Company Paper Selected for Publication at the OTC Asia Conference

A paper submitted by the American Gilsonite Company has been chosen for publication at the Offshore Technology Conference Asia (OTC Asia), to be held March 20-23, 2018 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. OTC Asia is where energy professionals meet to exchange ideas and opinions to advance scientific and technical knowledge for offshore resources and environmental matters….

Study Shows Gilsonite Offers Superior Mastic Asphalt Performance and Economic Advantages

An independent study was recently conducted to determine how the physical and chemical properties of Gilsonite performed compared to Trinidad Lake Asphalt (TLA). The study compared a typical mastic asphalt bitumen modified with 24.4% TLA and formulations of bitumen modified with Gilsonite at significantly lower concentrations of 5% and 6%. All of the formulations used…

2017 European Asphalt Symposium hosted by American Gilsonite Company

American Gilsonite Company recently hosted the 2017 European Asphalt Symposium in Cologne, Germany to give road paving engineers from across the continent an opportunity to learn about the latest advancements in Gilsonite asphalt modification technology. A distinguished panel of experts presented the findings of various scientific studies demonstrating how Gilsonite can add strength, durability and…

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