Melinda Whitney

The International Liquid Terminals Association (ILTA) has a new leader at its helm though she is a very familiar face within the organization. Melinda Whitney has been with ILTA for 11 years and has served in a number of roles of increasing responsibility. She assumed the duties as president in January.

Todd Monette

Four years ago, Todd Monette took the position as manager of the LyondellBasell Houston refinery, a site that at the time was surrounded by uncertainty and struggling with direction and competitive performance.

From BIC Alliance Members

BIC Magazine June/July 2014

Imperial Crane Services Inc. began with a single crane in 1969 — owned and operated by the late John Bohne. Now, after 45 years of exceeding client expectations, Imperial Crane Services is a provider of 24-hour service, in-house and field estimators, a centrally dispatched fleet, permit expediting and the latest lift planning technology.


Hydroblasting technology continues to evolve—offering more automated options than ever before. But where do safety and economics meet in the selection process? With PSC’s FAST Program, you can be safe and smart.

Excel Modular Scaffold

Excel Modular Scaffold is a full-service scaffold provider capable of handling all of your access needs.

Industry People

Obetego Holiday Party 2013
At Obetego’s annual holiday party, company president Mike Piorkowski, far right, welcomes guests from the Monroe Energy refinery in Marcus Hook, Pa. Left to right in the foreground are Brenda Allen, Dale Tamplain and Sheila Register. In the background is Bill Dougherty, also of Monroe Energy.
Classic Restoration wrap party
Earl Heard, second from right, of BIC Alliance recently hosted a wrap party for the cast and crew of "Classic Restoration," which was filmed in Baton Rouge, La. Heard is pictured here with, from left, crew member David Mills, producer Jarred Coates and Mike Stevens of Oak Lodge and Parc 73.
BIC Alliance 2014 Hospitality and Networking Function
From left, Bruce Smith of Marathon, Jeremy Osterberger of BIC Alliance, Catherine Moninger of Marathon, Ryan Kirtley of Dunn Heat Exchangers and David Estes of Shell Deer Park visit during BIC's annual hospitality and networking function in San Antonio, Texas.
Pipe Tech Americas 2014
Tom Derrah, left, of BIC Alliance visits with Craig Nelson of ProAct Services during Pipe Tech Americas Summit 2014 in The Woodlands, Texas.
Lone Survivor BIC Texas 91
From left, Ramon Martinez of Total Industrial Services Inc., Julie Martinez and Rick Guerrero of Industrial Solutions Inc. visit during a private screening of "Lone Survivor" hosted by BIC Alliance and its marketing partners in Pasadena, Texas.

From the Publisher

Earl Heard
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