Tanya Travis

When you’re general manager of The Lubrizol Corporation’s Texas plants, it requires the ability to manage multiple priorities. But Tanya Travis, who has held the general manager position since January 2014, makes this juggling act look easy.

Richard Kinder

Starting less than 20 years ago with a little over 2,000 miles of pipeline, Richard D. Kinder built Kinder Morgan into the U.S.’ third most valuable energy company.

From BIC Alliance Members

BIC Magazine August 2015

Since earning the 2015 Gold Safety Excellence Award from the Houston Business Roundtable, AltairStrickland executives were asked to reflect on their 40-year journey to becoming one of the safest and highly sought-after mechanical contractors in the U.S.


There’s a lot of confusion surrounding the use of blast-resistant buildings (BRBs) as traditional building replacements.

LGH insert

LGH is devoted to the rental, sale and service of hoisting, pulling, jacking, rigging, material handling and safety equipment to meet your lifting/moving needs.

Upcoming Events

47th Annual ECC Conference, September 9 - 12, San Antonio, TX
STO Team Building Week, North America 2015, September 21 - 25, New Orleans, LA
2015 WEFTEC, September 26 - 30, Chicago, IL

Industry People

NACE Corrosion Conference & Expo 2014
From left, Jon-Michael Brand and Tim LaPlante of CP Masters, Joe DeLuca of TDI Power, Larry Higgins of...
BIC Alliance 2014 Hospitality and Networking Function
Thomas Brinsko, right, of BIC Alliance welcomes Billy Cain of Fishbone Safety Solutions to BIC's...
ELECTRIC POWER Conference + Exhibition
Jim Siniawski, left, of Lifting Gear Hire Corp. visits with David Rancic of ARS Contracting during the...
Association of Chemical Industry of Texas South Texas Economic Outlook Meeting
Networking at the recent Association of Chemical Industry of Texas South Texas Economic Outlook Meeting...
BIC Alliance 30th Anniversary Crawfish Boil and Jambalaya Dinner in Baton Rouge
From left, James Walden of Hunter, Jack Cummings of Shell Construction and Kelly Simon of Shell visit...

From the Publisher

Thomas Brinsko
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Inside Industry

STEVE HARRISON, Senior Market Manager, Carboline Co.
NANCY FORD, Contributing Writer
LARRY OLSON, CEO/President, Nexus Global Business Solutions Inc.