Completing welding repairs on underwater pipelines while oil flows through them seems like a dangerous business. Houston's Mexssub is out to prove its system is perfectly safe for oil and gas companies worldwide, saving them many millions of dollars in the process by avoiding shutting down productio...
Here's how one company, founded in Mexico, is now making Houston its launch pad into world markets.
Texas manufacturing continues to see production increases and improving company outlooks, according to a new survey released by the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. The Texas Manufacturing Outlook Survey — which was responded to by 115 Texas manufacturers — showed a 1.9 point increase in its producti...
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For eight years in a row, Harris County, Texas, added the most new residents of any county in the country.That changed in 2016, when it was...
What does San Antonio's growth say about the larger Texas population and economy? Here's one take.
A recent study has confirmed what many in South Texas already knew, the opening of the Toyota plant here in San has had a major impact on the city of San Antonio.
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Parking costs a fortune, insurance premiums are outrageous and cities are levying congestion charges and tolls to discourage people from driving alone. All of these things are happening somewhere in the world today, triggering a revolution in transportation that will reach every major city by 2020,…
Great read on the future of transportation from Houston Chronicle's Chris Tomlinson. It's easy to see the role manufacturing is already playing in the transformation of this key industry.
The San Antonio Business Journal takes a look at several Texas-based companies that are building infrastructure to meet growing demand for gasoline and refined products in Mexico.
Demand for refined products in Mexico is growing. How are Texas refiners and manufacturers keeping pace with demand?
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I have never been one to put much stock in a single monthly statistic. Economic data can fluctuate for all sorts of reasons, and it is normally best to see a pattern develop. In the more than 30 years that I have been writing this weekly epistle, I could probably count on one hand the number of time...
How is 2017 starting off for the Texas economy? With a bang, says one economist.
Mar 14, 2017: Tuesday featured a lot of action in the Texas Legislature, including the first public hearing on Senate Bill 2, legislation by Sen. Paul Bettencourt, R-Hou
Here's a look at what Senate Bill 2 will do.