BIC Magazine Industry Roundtable
NAPTA: Upskilling the workforce: Vol. 1 Ep. 9

NAPTA: Upskilling the workforce: Vol. 1 Ep. 9

September 4, 2019

Industry Roundtable host Mark Peters visits with NAPTA Executive Director Eric Newby and EHCMA Executive Director Craig Beskid in this episode. The roundtable discusses the upcoming NAPTA Instructor Skills Conference, along with upskilling the current workforce by the efforts and programs offered by both NAPTA (North American Process Technology Alliance) and EHCMA (East Harris County Manufacturers Association).

September 2019 issue preview: Vol. 1 Ep. 8

September 2019 issue preview: Vol. 1 Ep. 8

September 3, 2019

Dylan Krieger, managing editor of BIC Magazine, and Mark Peters, Industry Roundtable host, discuss the upcoming September issue of BIC Magazine. The episode will highlight Specialty Welding and Turnarounds growth and the celebration of its five-year anniversary. Other highlights from the September issue include plant manager updates, safety topics, and a look back on the 2019 Louisiana legislative session.

August 2019 issue on hurricane readiness and a turnaround case study: Vol. 1 Ep. 7

August 2019 issue on hurricane readiness and a turnaround case study: Vol. 1 Ep. 7

July 30, 2019

Dylan Krieger, managing editor of BIC Magazine, and Mark Peters, Industry Roundtable host, discuss the upcoming August issue of BIC Magazine. The editor's podcast, featuring the August issue, Vol. 1 Ep. 7, will highlight a 3-page hurricane readiness and response article for BIC Alliance members, a turnaround case study with AltairStrickland and articles on recent events. A keynote address, at the Downstream 2019 Exhibition and Conference, from Chevron’s President of Manufacturing, Mike Coyle, will be a top feature.

IVS: Let’s make a deal Vol.1 Ep. 6

IVS: Let’s make a deal Vol.1 Ep. 6

July 25, 2019

IVS Investment Banking, a leading provider of merger and acquisition (M&A), recapitalization, management-led buyout, private placement and consulting services, hosted a webinar titled “Let’s make a deal!”

The webinar covered a variety of topics and lessons learned in M&A. Panelists included Tanner Moran, managing director at Hastings Equity Partners; Robert Viguet, partner at Porter Hedges LLP; and John Zapalac, managing director at IVS Investment Banking. IVS President Thomas Brinsko will moderate the session.

June/July BIC Magazine issue preview Vol.1 Ep. 5

June/July BIC Magazine issue preview Vol.1 Ep. 5

May 30, 2019

BIC Magazine’s Managing Editor, Dylan Krieger and Industry Roundtable host, Mark Peters discuss the upcoming June/July BIC Magazine issue. In this double issue, Dylan talks about a major Carboline announcement and company updates as well as the in-depth industry profile with ILTA’s Kathryn Clay.

Drones: A tool for industry Vol. 1 Ep. 4

Drones: A tool for industry Vol. 1 Ep. 4

May 28, 2019

BIC Magazine's Mark Peters discusses drone use and growth as an industry tool with Chief Drone Pilot of Shell Deer Park John McClain and DataWing co-founder and COO Landon Phillips.  The roundtable discusses topics on cost-benefit, safety and the future of drones for the oil and gas industry.

 

Texas Expansions Vol. 1 Ep. 3

Texas Expansions Vol. 1 Ep. 3

May 20, 2019

BIC Magazine’s Mark Peters discusses current expansion projects in Texas and the workforce needed with special guests Heather Doyle of Petrochemical Update and Bryant Black of the Greater Houston Partnership. Tune in to hear all of the industrial construction activity that is taking place due to the shale boom.

Workforce Development - Part 2 Vol. 1 Ep. 2

Workforce Development - Part 2 Vol. 1 Ep. 2

February 28, 2019

Our podcast will discuss workforce development and the challenges of finding skilled labor within the industrial/petrochemical industry. Our podcast panel each addressed the problems they are experiencing and the solutions that they have in place.

Mark Peters, Director of Strategy and Business Development, BIC Alliance will host; James Griffin, Associate Vice Chancellor/Senior Vice President for the petrochemical training division, San Jacinto College; Craig Beskid, Executive Director of the East Harris County Manufacturers Association (EHCMA); Brandon Mabile, Performance Contractors and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Associated Builders and Contractors Greater Houston

Workforce Development - Part 1 Vol.1 Ep. 1

Workforce Development - Part 1 Vol.1 Ep. 1

February 20, 2019

Our launch in the podcast realm discusses workforce development and the challenges of finding skilled labor within the industrial/petrochemical industry. Our podcast panel each addressed the problems they are experiencing and the solutions that they have in place.

Mark Peters, Director of Strategy and Business Development, BIC Alliance will host; James Griffin, Associate Vice Chancellor/Senior Vice President for the petrochemical training division, San Jacinto College; Craig Beskid, Executive Director of the East Harris County Manufacturers Association (EHCMA); Brandon Mabile, Performance Contractors and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Associated Builders and Contractors Greater Houston

BIC Magazine Industry Roundtable Introduction

BIC Magazine Industry Roundtable Introduction

January 23, 2019

An introduction into the podcast series produced by BIC Magazine.  Titled "Industry Roundtable", this podcast will discuss the latest topics, trends, and events in the energy industry. Host Mark Peters discusses the podcast and future outlook on topics.