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E M I L AT I N A M E R I C A S P E C I A L S E C T I O N LATIN AMERICA SUMMER 2012 Taking the Risk [ B Y C H R I S FA U L K N E R ] Between Argentina’s takeover of YPF, Bolivia’s expropriation of Red Electrica Corp., and the recent attacks on Columbia’s oil infrastructure by the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Columbia, Latin America and the Caribbean might be looking like a scary place to invest. But major players like ExxonMobil, Chevron and Royal Dutch Shell are seeing only opportunity, and analysts are talking of the upside potential of Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC). National oil companies (NOCs) that managed to maintain a healthy reserve despite the recent global recession are looking with great interest at cash-strapped Latin American targets. In December, Beowulf Energy LLC of New York and First Reserve Energy Infrastructure Fund acquired majority ownership of Eastern Caribbean Gas Pipeline Co., with plans to complete the undersea natural gas export pipeline project that has sat dormant for the past five years. 68

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Energy & Mining International - Summer 2012
Wind Financing
Latin American Energy
Mining Developments
Wabash Mfg. Inc.
Mega Precious Metals
Iron Ore Company of Canada
Rainy River Resources Ltd.
Canada Energy
Gear Energy
Manitok Energy Inc.
Chieftain Metals
IC Potash
Nyrstar Langlois Mine
Phoenix Technology Services Inc.
Waycon Manufacturing Ltd.
Tuscany International Drilling
Latin America Focus
Canacol Energy
Orosur Mining
Lithium One Inc.
Cabo Drilling (Panama) Corp.
Continental Gold Ltd.
Guyana Oil Co. Ltd.
Batero Gold Corp.
The Williston Basin
Primary Petroleum
Sanjel Corp.
Summit Energy Services
Kengor Metals LLC
Stone Energy
Holloway Pipe
McFarren Group – Appalachian Transload Services
Trumbull Corp.
De-Cal Mechanical
Buck’s Fabricating
ITI Trailers & Truck Bodies
Hamilton Machine/ ValTek Industries
Rodenberg Diversified LLC
Mazzella Lifting Technologies
Independence Excavating
Magna-Solutions LLC
Blackhawk Specialty Tools LLC
MinExpo 2012
Rail-Veyor Technologies
STW Technic
RAM Enterprise
Miner Elastomer Products Corp.
McElroy Manufacturing
REICHdrill Inc.
Gunnebo Johnson Corp.
The Timken Co.
K/M Specialty Pumps & Systems Inc.
Schroeder Industries
The Reinforced Earth Co.
Geoprobe Systems®
Sumitomo Pogo Mine LLC – Pogo Mine
Power Service Inc.
National Pump Co.
Peak Oilfield Service Co.
TonaTec Exploration
Xtreme Oil & Gas Inc.
White Tiger Gold
TransAtlantic Petroleum Ltd.
Lydford Mining Co.
MFM Industries Inc.
Crescent Companies
Tri State Tank
Aquila Resources
Armstrong Coal
EnerJex Resources Inc.
Sanchez Energy Corp.
Chatham Steel Corp.
Ad Index
The Final Shot

Energy & Mining International - Summer 2012