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Top Industrial Market News Stories for the First Week of May 2014, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 05/09/14 -- Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Here are Industrial Info's most-read stories from the past week. Browse other breaking industrial news stories at www.industrialinfo.com.

North American Food and Beverage Industry Announces $1.6 Billion of New Project Plans in April 2014

According to Industrial Info, the Food and Beverage Industry recorded 141 new project spending plans in April alone, both maintenance and growth, for a total of just more than $1.6 billion. View the entire article by subscribing to Industrial Info's Premium Industry News at http://www.industrialinfo.com/news/abstract.jsp?newsitemID=241942&refer=mw.

Use of Natural Gas for Off Road Applications on the Rise in North America

Owners of industrial plants, including marine, mining, rail, and oil & gas production, are evaluating ways to utilize low-cost natural gas for high-horsepower applications. LNG is one option. View the entire article by subscribing to Industrial Info's Premium Industry News at http://www.industrialinfo.com/news/abstract.jsp?newsitemID=241933&refer=mw.

North American Pipeline Development Prioritizes Energy Independence Over Export-Oriented Profit

More pipeline projects in North America are bound for domestic hubs than for export. According to Industrial Info, 14 major active pipeline projects would directly connect to refining or storage hubs, and only two would connect to export terminals on the West Coast. View the entire article by subscribing to Industrial Info's Premium Industry News at http://www.industrialinfo.com/news/abstract.jsp?newsitemID=241976&refer=mw.

Four Major Power Projects Expected to Provide Some Relief for Texas by Late Summer

With summer looming, the Electric Reliability Council of Texas expects the addition of several new power generation sources to go online, which will take some of the pressure off the operator. View the entire article by subscribing to Industrial Info's Premium Industry News at http://www.industrialinfo.com/news/abstract.jsp?newsitemID=241986&refer=mw.

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