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October 11, 2018

Williams Safety Leadership Award Given to Snelson Companies, Inc. Superintendent

March 16, 2018

PLH Group Exhibits Full-Service Pipeline Construction Solutions

In case you missed it, PLH Group exhibited its exclusive pipeline construction cooperative in the January 2018 edition of Pipeline and Gas Journal.
June 20, 2017

Snelson Companies Presents a “Primer on Pipelines” to Elementary Students

Snelson talks to elementary students about the importance of pipelines and the safety issues that go with them.
January 2, 2017

Endless Possibilities

As seen in Pipeline & Gas Journal, PLH Group offers a diversified range of pipeline construction, horizontal directional drilling, right-of-way restoration and related pipeline services.
January 2, 2017

Staying Safe in a Confined Space

Snelson Companies, Inc. and its sister companies at PLH Group encounter many types of confined spaces, and must address the individual safety aspects of each. All of these spaces pose certain risks, which is why conditions need to be constantly monitored, as they can change at any moment.
September 28, 2015

Pipeline Boring For Safe Transportation of Natural Gas

In May 2013, the Marcellus Shale Coalition (MSC) released a report on Recommended Practices for Pipeline Boring, highlighting best practices for safe and effective pipeline boring, also called horizontal directional drilling (HDD).
August 31, 2015

Railways Testing Switch From Diesel To Natural Gas

In what may be termed an historic shift, the railways are testing locomotive engines redesigned to run on a combination of diesel fuel and liquefied natural gas (LNG) have developed natural gas-powered prototypes, scheduled for testing this year.
May 25, 2015

The Bright Future Of Natural Gas Power Plants

Use of natural gas to fuel power plants is on the rise and expected to continue its growth. Most importantly, due to the growing need to meet demand in real time with little or no storage, improving the coordination and communication between the natural gas market and the electricity market is critical.
March 31, 2015

Advantages of Natural Gas Pipeline

Natural Gas Advantages Natural gas is widely available and burns cleaner than coal. It’s no wonder we get 25 percent of our electricity from natural gas, and that percentage is growing. In addition is the positive impact of natural gas on the economy and environment. It’s a marked benefit that […]
March 31, 2015

How the Clean Power Plan Affects Natural Gas

In June 2014, the EPA announced a new plan for cleaner energy designed to cut carbon pollution. These EPA standards and limits are a groundbreaking development, as there have never been national limits on carbon pollution created by plants. Existing power plants need to meet reduced emission rates in order […]