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We are very excited to announce that 2019 marks the USRCC’s 10th anniversary!

The 10th Anniversary will be a year-long celebration commemorating the USRCC’s 10 years of existence. Join us in celebration at our events and support us in continuing our mission!

The 2019 events will feature high caliber speakers, bring together the most influential key business leaders, experts and decision makers, and will provide our members and stakeholders with the perfect educational and networking opportunities. The list of 2019 event is available here.

We are looking forward to another successful year!

RNG Gaz and Sakhatransneftegaz sign agreement on developing Ulugursky block

On 9 April, during the meeting held as part of the Arctic Forum in Saint Petersburg, RNG Gaz (RNG Group of companies) and Sakhatransneftegaz signed an agreement of intent on cooperation in exploring the Ulugursky licence area. The agreement was signed in the presence of Aisen Nikolaev, Head of the Sakha Republic (Yakutia).

To implement the project, RNG Gaz intends to raise funding of about RUB 2.5 bln that will be used to carry out exploration works. RNG Gaz specialists will conduct geochemical and seismic exploration, as well as exploratory drilling of two wells within the subsoil block.
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USRCC New Member Spotlight: Welcome our newest member – WEATHERFORD!

Weatherford is one of the largest multinational oilfield service companies providing innovative solutions, technology, and services to the oil and gas industry. The Company operates in more than 80 countries and has a network of approximately 700 locations, including manufacturing, service, research and development, and training facilities and employs approximately 26,500 people.

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USRCC New Member Spotlight: Welcome our newest member – GTC TECHNOLOGY!

GTC Technology, headquartered in Houston, is a global licensor of process technologies, offering engineering services, process equipment solutions, chemicals and catalysts to the chemical, petrochemical, refining and gas processing markets. GTC’s technologies, coupled with extensive experience in maximizing distillation hardware performance, offer unique solutions to address difficult design and operating problems, from benzene management and sulfur reduction to boosting octane.

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USRCC New Member Spotlight: Welcome our newest member – TURKISH AIRLINES!

Turkish Airlines is the national flag carrier airline of Turkey operating scheduled services to 304 destinations in Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Americas, making it the largest carrier in the world by a number of passenger destinations. Turkish Airlines operates to nine cities in the U.S. including Houston, TX.

Turkish Airlines Corporate Club – an exclusive program for Turkish Airlines’ corporate customers. Benefit from special discounts, flexibility, with no commitments and no fees to join.
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USRCC New Member Spotlight: Welcome our newest member – TAM INTERNATIONAL!

TAM is an independent oilfield services company providing inflatable packers, swellable packers, and associated downhole products and services to the oil and gas industry. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, TAM provides technical support, products, and services from offices in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Latin America, Asia Pacific, Africa, and Russia. We manufacture products in Houston, Texas; Calgary, Canada; and Obninsk, Russia. Our regional offices are located in Calgary, Canada; Aberdeen, Scotland; Perth, Australia; Bogota, Colombia; and Dubai, UAE.

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USRCC New Member Spotlight: Welcome our newest member – Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP!

In 1979, seven lawyers from a premier Los Angeles firm founded Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP in order to realize their vision of a high-achieving law firm culture comprised of diverse individuals focused on client service. Less than 40 years later, that dream has been reached as Lewis Brisbois has become the ninth largest law firm in the country, with more than 1,300 attorneys in 44 offices in 26 states.

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USRCC New Member Spotlight: Welcome our newest member – ELEMENT!

ELEMENT is an independent, privately owned group of companies active in trading and blending of physical oil and refined oil products as well as in the acquisition, development and operation of US and European oil storage, logistics and refining assets. ELEMENT creates trading, logistics and financial solutions for its international customer base and targets niche markets to capture opportunities with healthy physical trading margins across the barrel.

The company’s Board of Directors consists of senior people with strategic vision, a diversified global network and a breadth of experience in trading and finance.
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The USRCC is looking for new team members!

Volunteers play a key role and the contributions they make impact the day-to-day functions of the chamber and shape the future of relationship between Russia and the U.S.

There are many ways you can get involved with the USRCC. Whether you are an experienced leader or a student, there is a place for you. By volunteering you can be at the very centre of our high-profile events held in Houston, Chicago and New York City and interact with influential leaders in the U.S.-Russia trade and investment. Read More

USRCC is honored to welcome our new member University of Houston Downtown

UHD MBA is the largest Master of Business Administration Program  in the Houston area and the highest return on investment. The program is designed to best fit working professionals’ needs. The program is designed to help students pursue a flexible MBA program with 27 concentrations or one of the industry designed, Graduate Certificates. It is team taught, hybrid format, and industry driven. The USRCC is looking forward to future collaboration with the University of Houston Downtown.

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