Michael Watford

“The U.S. is in the midst of an energy renaissance,” said Michael D. Watford, 2013-2015 chairman of the Independent Petroleum Association of America (IPAA).

Kory Judd

When Kory Judd was named general manager of the Chevron Richmond refinery in June 2013, he faced the greatest challenge of his career.

From BIC Alliance Members

BIC Magazine December 2014/January 2015

At The JV Driver Group, you’ll find every employee thinks “outside the box,” striving for continuous improvement and embracing innovation.

TNT Crane & Rigging

TNT Crane & Rigging continues on its growth trajectory. Since 2011, the company has grown 148.8 percent — both organically and through acquisition.

Total Safety

Total Safety, one of the world’s premier integrated safety and compliance solutions providers, offers on-site safety, gas, respiratory, training, fire, industrial hygiene, communications and medical services and products.

Industry People

NACE Corrosion Conference & Expo 2014
Scott Boyd, left, of Belzona visits with Terry Quinn of CTI during the NACE Corrosion Conference & Expo in San Antonio, Texas.
30th Annual National VPPPA Conference
Chris Close, center, welcomes Manon Scholths, left, and Sherry Sievers of Clow Valve Co. to the Carber booth at the 30th Annual National VPPPA Conference in National Harbor, Md.
HDR and Vopak at Economic Alliance Houston Port Region breakfast
Visiting at a recent Economic Alliance Houston Port Region procurement networking breakfast are, from left, Daniel Elizondo of Vopak North America, Jeremy Osterberger of BIC Alliance and Brock Crenek of HDR Engineering Inc.
USA Services at 29th VPPPA Conference
BIC Alliance’s Tom Derrah, left, stops by the USA Services booth manned by Jerry Newland.
BIC Alliance 2014 Hospitality and Networking Function
From left, Thomas Brinsko of BIC Alliance, Mark Stoffel, John Nicolai and Michael Albarado of Flint Hills Resources and Walt Sanford of Advanced Reliability Technologies visit during BIC's annual hospitality and networking function in San Antonio, Texas.

From the Publisher

Thomas Brinsko
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