Bob Johnston

An Illinois transplant, ExxonMobil Baton Rouge’s Chemical Plant Site Manager Bob Johnston is acutely aware of the resounding positive impact the plant has upon Louisiana and its people.

Stephen Waguespack

Growing up in South Louisiana and feeling firsthand the effects of the crash of the mid-’80s awakened a drive in Stephen Waguespack to make a positive difference any way he can in the state he loves.

From BIC Alliance Members

BIC Magazine March 2015

Safway has over 10,000 employees across 95 locations in the U.S. and Canada, and our employees face challenging conditions at countless jobsites every day. It is our first and foremost responsibility to keep them safe.

AMACS Process Tower Internals

When faced with a planned or an emergency tower shutdown, proven products and an experienced team with a sense of urgency make the difference in maximizing efficiencies and minimizing cost.


You've been planning your turnaround for months, and "Oil Out" has finally come. Your clock is now ticking ...

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Environmental Industry Summit, Mar 11 - 13, San Diego, CA
NACE Corrosion 2015, Mar 15 - 19, Dallas, TX
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ASME Hydraulic Fracturing 2015, Mar 17 - 19, Houston, TX

Industry People

TCEQ Environmental Trade Fair & Conference
Gary Higginbotham, center, welcomes Ted Reese, left, and Ken Derksen of Cadence Environmental Energy to...
ILTA 34th Annual International Operating Conference & Trade Show
From left, Dennis Boudreau of Tex-Line, Clay Eubanks of Rain for Rent, Amanda Gatto of Tex-Line, JD...
AFPM Reliability & Maintenance Conference and Exhibition
From left, Alejandro Erives of Flint Hills Resources visits with Curt Johnson, Ed Sossaman and Karna...
Electric Power 2014
From left, Rick Linton of NRG, Jana Wise of BIC Recruiting and Chris Dowdey of Brandenburg visit during...
Mundy at ACIT golf tourney
Participating in the recent Association of Chemical Industry of Texas golf tournament are, from left,...

From the Publisher

Thomas Brinsko
Dear friends, welcome to the March issue of BIC Magazine. We are in an... Read More

Inside Industry

SHAWN M. GALLOWAY, President and COO, ProAct Safety
MIKE ASQUINI, Senior Consultant, T.A. Cook Consultants Inc.
JEFFREY WEBBER, President AltairStrickland, EMCOR Industrial Services