The National Association of Energy Service Companies (NAESCO) will host its 21st Mid-Year Conference in Seattle May 19-21. The conference will look at whether market trends are creating new market opportunities. According to NAESCO, the conference theme "Is the Energy Services Industry Stalled in Second Gear" reflects the industry focus on the need to deepen and broaden market penetration and customer commitment. Sessions will examine topics such as the impact of a weak economy on the energy services industry, the effect of the natural gas shortage, rising prices on industry market growth, and whether news on the horizon is likely to stimulate infrastructure investments. For more information, visit

- compiled by J.J. Siegel

Publication date: 04/19/2004