BIC attended the annual SWICA (Southwest Insulation Contractors Association) Expo held this year at the Pasadena Convention Center on February 7, 2019. Read more

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Dow has pledged $250,000 toward the San Jacinto College Center for Petrochemical, Energy, and Technology. Read more

Training & Human Resources

The Dow Chemical Company will invest in an alkoxylation facility on the U.S. Gulf Coast... The North Dakota Department of Health (NDDoH) -- Air Quality Division issued a Permit to Construct (PTC)... Petroteq Energy Inc. has unveiled its heavy oil... Read more


Draeger's Ryan Burton and Daniel Mattiuzzo (far right) visit with Dow's Tony Raven and HASC's Luis Aguilar at the Houston Area Safety Council, Safety Day event. Read more

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A new transformative diversity and inclusion initiative is being adopted by more and more companies every day. More than 50 high-profile CEOs, whose companies represent more than 9 million employees and more than $1.7 trillion in revenue globally... Read more

Training & Human Resources

The Dow Chemical Company announced the launch of a Collaborative Blueprint for Unlocking Carbon Reductions. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

When it comes to finding the best method for driving breakthrough performance in facilities, Julie Thyne highly recommends turning to the experts for recommendations and solutions. But who, exactly, should be considered an expert? Read more

Plant Management & Operations

Dow Chemical has delivered a successful U.S. Gulf Coast investment program and will take lessons learned in efficient construction, capital effectiveness, costs and quality as the company looks to invest further, company executives said. Read more


The Dow Chemical Company (Dow) announced a series of phased, incremental investments to expand its global glycol ethers capacity to meet increasing demand in key end-markets and applications. Read more


According to Dow Chemical’s Commissioning and Startup Leader, William Newton, there is no mysterious secret to the success of the company’s mammoth $6 billion Gulf Coast expansion project. Read more

Offshore & Marine

According to Julie Thyne, Gulf Coast Continuous Improvement Leader for Dow Chemical, “structured brainstorming” with “front-line” personnel can be a powerful problem-solving tool. Read more

The skyline of Freeport, Texas has a new look as Fluor iron workers, riggers and operators recently completed the installation of two major structures at Dow’s new polymers manufacturing unit. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

DowDuPont Inc chief Andrew Liveris will step down on April 1, making good on an earlier promise to retire as the company named existing managers to head its materials science unit when it is spun off as Dow next year. Read more

American Chemistry Council and Texas Chemical Council welcomes guests to Hurricane Harvey: Lessons Learned Forum Read more

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BIC Alliance, Stork, Flexitallic and others attend the 2018 Economic Alliance Membership Banquet. Read more

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Shell Chemical Appalachia started the main construction phase of its major petrochemicals complex, Davis Refinery waits on the last Permit to Construct by the NDDoH, NOVA Chemicals' two significant growth projects for its Ontario operations Read more


BIC Alliance team members visit media partners at the 2018 Pipeline Pigging & Integrity Management Conference held in Houston, TX. Read more

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According to KBR Director of Business Development, Construction Bryan Parsons, the ultimate goal of creating a trained AWP workforce is getting beyond the training stage and moving into the growth stage "as quickly as possible. Read more

Training & Human Resources

Vice President of Operations, Dow Texas operations Read more

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