Articles from November 2010

Southeast Turnaround Management Association meeting

Frank Adams spoke at the Southeast Turnaround Management Association meeting. His presentation on Top Ways for a Contractor to Get Into Trouble covered issues such as the following: 1. Bidding a project in a geographic area with which you are unfamiliar 2. Taking on a project which substantially exceeds your typical project value 3. Contracting [...]

TGCF Golf Tournament

Interface Consulting’s Lisa Heard and Danielle Sims photographed and presented team pictures to all of the golfers at The General Counsel Forum’s Annual Conference Golf Tournament at TPC Golf Course in San Antonio, Texas on November 18, 2010. The golfers enjoyed a beautiful day of golf in the Texas Hill Country. The team photos were [...]

Slow and Steady: Sluggish US Construction Growth in 2011

As the new year draws near, the November 2010 issue of Construction Headline News focuses on the economic signs that point to a slow but steady recovery for the construction industry. Cities from the east to the west are looking ahead to better financial times as we leave 2010 behind. Be sure to check out [...]

StatoilHydro VP speaks at Offshore Energy Center Series

by Kim Hester, My colleague Taylor Buzan and I attended the October 28, 2010 Offshore Energy Center’s Executive Speaker Series featuring Mr. Helge Haldorsen, VP of Strategy and Portfolio at StatoilHydro. The luncheon was held in the Petroleum Club of Houston’s 43rd floor conference room which overlooks downtown Houston. Prior to the presentation, we had [...]