Agenda and Speakers Announced for 2013 Natural Gas for High Horsepower Summit

Gladstein, Neandross and Associates, organizers of the 2013 Natural Gas for High Horsepower Applications (HHP) Summit, have announced that the agenda for the 2013 HHP Summit is now available. The three-day event, taking place Sept. 17-19 in Chicago, will focus on the viability of natural gas as a competitive fuel option for off-road high horsepower applications used throughout the rail, marine, mining, drilling and construction industries.

Programming for the HHP Summit will include plenary and breakout sessions, tours and training, a trade show, hands-on equipment displays and networking opportunities. Industry leaders will convene in plenary sessions to explore the environmental benefits and cost savings of using natural gas fuel for high horsepower applications. Specialized breakout sessions will allow end users to view new innovations and product offerings, explore new opportunities and project development strategies and interact with panelists to gain first-hand insights.

The three-day summit will feature expert speakers presenting case studies, the latest OEM engine technology and retrofit options, fueling supply and infrastructure solutions, regulatory updates, policy considerations and more. In addition to keynotes from executives Billy Ainsworth from Caterpillar and Lorenzo Simonelli from GE Transportation, featured speakers will be included from the following companies:


  • Interlake Steamship Lines (End-user)
  • TOTE (End-user)


  • Encana (Drilling)
  • Ferus (Pressure Pumping)
  • Shell (Drilling)
  • Baker Hughes (Pressure Pumping)
  • Halliburton (Pressure Pumping)
  • Schlumberger (Pressure Pumping)


  • Alpha Coal West (End-user)
  • Shell Albian Sands (End-user)

Natural Gas Engines

  • Caterpillar
  • Cummins
  • Pivotal LNG
  • Electro-Motive Diesel
  • GE Transportation
  • Rolls Royce
  • MAN Diesel & Turbo
  • Westport

To view the full line-up of speakers or to register to attend, visit