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 November 20, 2015 - 8:00 AM EST
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PLG Provides Latest Market Intelligence on Shale Gas-related Industrial Projects

PLG Consulting announces the release of SHIELD (SHale gas Industrial Expansion Logistics Database), the only subscription data service delivering the very latest market intelligence for the industrial expansion in the U.S. driven by the shale gas boom. SHIELD contains detailed project information for more than 200 projects with over $250 billion in projected capital investment. SHIELD has the information to help you connect the gas downstream supply chain with market opportunities.

SHIELD’s comprehensive proprietary data aggregates company information, project details, product type, planned products and PLG’s industry expert analysis on the expected product logistics for each facility. SHIELD delivers critical information that will give users the tools to identify market trends, target sales opportunities, and make strategic business decisions.

“PLG understands the complexity of the shale gas downstream and the importance of logistics as we have been supporting clients in the petrochemical industry since 2001. PLG’s industry experts bring over 125 years of experience to help SHIELD subscribers understand specific project details and broad market changes driven by the shale gas revolution,” states Taylor Robinson, PLG President.

SHIELD is user-friendly, searchable and has options to customize queries, run downloadable reports, and sign up for real-time alerts. This exclusive product combines an interactive map with detailed project information and industry expert logistics analysis of expected product volume moved by mode.

SHIELD project information includes:


--Company name

Product volume

--Project location

Inbound logistics information

--Project type

Outbound logistics volumes by mode

--Project status

Rail fleet requirements

--Capital investment

Serving Railroad

--Project startup date

Latest media reports by project


Company contact information

--PLG Expert commentary throughout database


Shale gas product categories include:

--Acrylic and Derivatives Gas Processing and Fractionation
--Ammonia and Derivatives Methanol and Derivatives
--Chemicals – Other Polymers and Resins
--Chlor-alkali Propylene and Derivatives
--Ethylene and derivatives LNG Export Facilities (Jan 2016)

PLG Consulting is the bulk logistics expert providing custom solutions in freight rail, energy & chemical markets, logistics infrastructure design and investment strategy since 2001.

For more information go to:
to schedule a demo of SHIELD go to:

PLG Consulting
2 N Lasalle Street
Chicago, IL 60602

PLG Consulting
Susan Humerian, 312-957-7757 ext. 809.

Source: Business Wire (November 20, 2015 - 8:00 AM EST)

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