TRU Frontier Industry Focus on the Innovative
Unmatched Global Leadership in Highly Ranked IndustriesEngineering + Design + Science + Technology + Research + Development + Operate
2014 Most Impact Advancing Industries
3D-Printing Additive Manufacturing
Aerospace & Defense
Green Energy notably batteries & solar cells
Medical Devices, Equipment & Med Aids
Natural Gas - User & Downstream Industries
Pharmaceuticals notably generic drugs
Science & Industry Process Instruments
Shale-Gas Extraction Fracturing (Fracking)
Specialty Metal Alloy & high tech Parts
Strategic Metals & related Chemicals
TRU focus is on leading edge high-tech high-impact advanced technology-intensive industries.
In some cases technology intensity is found in only a segment of a mature industry so we maintain quite a broad capability. With a core of highly qualified and experienced people and the flexibility to engage the world's best most distinguished experts on a project basis when required we have taken-on the the most challenging assignments. Indeed we thrive on resolving issues where others cannot!
TRU has also strategically designated what we term core "Frontier Industries" in which we have built globally recognized leadership. These sectors are as follows and you can follow the links to learn more about TRU capability -
The TRU Frontier Industries tend to be in early stage of development or are going through a disruptive period due to breakthrough technological advances, market or other influence causing rapid change in these interrelated industries. To find out more about TRU response and capabilities in these industries please follow the links above. In our Frontier Industries scope TRU strives for global leadership in its scope of practice including - TRU capability -
- Globally recognized expert individual team members
- Most advanced technically in both the engineering and fundamental science
- Most extended in industry capability from concept through production to detailed application
- Strongest sector-wide diverse capability at primary, secondary and all downstream levels
- Most business savvy in technology, managing, operating, finance, marketing and strategy at all levels
Prices turn positive for Rare Earths, Lithium, Magnesium & Fertilizer
– TRU to publish papers on strategic materials game-changing issues
TRU Group Inc, release 12, 2013 - Strategic technology consultants TRU says as global prices for rare earth elements, lithium chemicals and magnesium metal bottom-out, the fall in the natural gas price in USA provides a game-changing boost for key industries. “These high value but non-commodity metals have unique considerations for the development of new mines and the selection of extraction technologies” says TRU’s John Roumeliotis, VP Frontier Industries. “More than two thirds are produced in only three countries and at a handful of sites. The feasibility of new projects is contingent on the ability to competitively produce these metals and develop robust market forecasting on both demand and price”. Roumeliotis will be presenting at the Conference of Metallurgists in Montreal October 27, 2013. Download this COM-2013 Paper
TRU president Edward Anderson says “the outlook for strategic material prices has stabilized. Average rare earth prices may have levelled off at around $20,000 per t for 2013 following the steep declines in recent years while lithium carbonate was up only 4% over 2012 at $4,700 per t for 2013.” We expect magnesium metal to average $2,850 per t for this year. Price stability will be aided by the much more competitive natural gas market. We see not only stability but important structural changes as the United States wakes-up to the opportunities that exist in the natural gas user industries and downstream gas chemicals sector. Industrial natural gas prices in the United States are even better than available in Qatar allowing the USA to challenge Middle East producers in urea and ammonium nitrate fertilizers for example. The practice of “fracking and coal-gasification have been key technical developments world-wide in achieving this change”.
TRU Group Inc are technical engineering consultants with a strong capability focused on strategic niche industry segments, developing sectors, new processes - game changing or disruptive - and innovative products. Rare earth elements REE, lithium, magnesium and gasification & gas (Natural and Coal) chemicals are core TRU Frontier Industries. II Download full statement in PDF II Download Roumeliotis COM-2013 Paper
TRU strives for Global Leadership in our designated Frontier Industries
The World's Best Teams in Technology + Capability + Industry Scope
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