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  • IHS to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences

    IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), a leading global source of critical information and insight, announced today that company executives will present an overview of IHS at two separate investor conferences on Wednesday, February 24, 2010.

    IHS Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Jerre Stead will present at the Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference 2010 at the Westin St. Francis Hotel in San Francisco at approximately 2:40 p.m. EST.

    Corporate
  • New Study Finds Natural Gas Industry Responsible for Nearly 600,000 Jobs in Canada

    Nearly 600,000 Canadians were working in jobs supported by the natural gas industry in 2008, providing a substantial impact to the nation’s economy, according to a new study released today by IHS Global Insight. The study, titled “The Contributions of the Natural Gas Industry to the Canadian National and Provincial Economies,” is unique in that it specifically calculated the number of jobs supported by the natural gas industry, numbers usually found

    Financial Markets
  • IHS Acquires Emerging Energy Research

    IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), a leading global source of critical information and insight, today announced the acquisition of Emerging Energy Research, a leading advisory firm whose mission is to help clients understand, leverage and exploit the technological, regulatory and competitive trends in the global emerging energy sector. The purchase price is approximately $18 million.

    Corporate
  • After Big Drop in 2009, Total E&P Spending Slated to Rise Seven Percent in 2010 Says IHS Herold Report

    Spending on exploration and production (E&P), excluding acquisitions, is expected to rise by seven percent to $326 billion in 2010 among more than 65 of the largest publicly traded oil and gas companies, according to an initial annual E&P spending report issued this week by energy research firm IHS Herold.

    Energy
  • Jane’s Industry Quarterly Examines the Possible Decline of U.S. Dominance in World Defence Markets

    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The United States’ dominance of the global defence sectors is likely to be eroded over the coming decade as both Russia and China encroach on formerly assured markets, according to the latest Jane’s Industry Quarterly study: “Crossing Borders: International Defence Industrial Relationships – a Global Perspective.”

    Aerospace, Defense & Security
  • Shipping Industry to See 50% Drop in New Orders for Liquid Petroleum Gas Tankers to 2013

    A report just published by Fairplay shows new orders for liquid petroleum gas (LPG) fleet tankers currently forecast at 191 to the end of 2013, which is 50 percent less than the previous five years or 40 percent if measured in cubic metres (m3)

    Aerospace, Defense & Security
  • IHS Wins Two Environmental Business Journal Awards

    IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), a leading global source of critical information and insight, announced today that it has been honored by Environmental Business Journal (EBJ) with two EBJ Business Achievement Awards for its accomplishments during 2009.

    Sustainability
  • CERAWeek 2010: U.S. Secretary of Energy to Deliver Keynote Address

    U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu will join an impressive list of speakers at CERAWeek 2010, March 8-12 at the Hilton Americas – Houston. Secretary Chu will deliver a keynote address Tuesday, March 9 at 12:30 p.m. CT.

    Energy
  • IHS to Sponsor 2010 NAPE International Forum February 10 in Houston

    IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), a leading global source of critical information and insight, will host the 2010 NAPE® International Forum on February 10 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Ballroom C at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston. Pete Stark, Ph.D., vice president, industry relations for IHS CERA; and Bob Fryklund, vice president, research for IHS CERA, will moderate the forum entitled, “Explorers on the Prowl: What’s Hot and What’s Not?”

    Energy
  • Fiat/Chrysler CEO Marchionne to Address NADA/IHS Global Insight Automotive Forum 2010

    Automotive Forum 2010 organizers announced that Sergio Marchionne, chief executive officer of Fiat and Chrysler Group LLC, will be the keynote speaker on March 30. The Automotive Forum 2010 is sponsored by the National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) and IHS Global Insight, and hosted by the New York International Auto Show.

    Automotive