APCA To Meet

APCA Annual Convention
By Jeff Griffin, Senior Editor | February 2012, Vol. 67 No. 2

Looking ahead, Fluharty said the vast shale plays in North America and the continued spending on integrity and maintenance will drive the health and success of the pipeline industry.

Fluharty, with the Mears Group Inc., a worldwide provider of horizontal directional drilling and pipeline integrity services, will end his one-year term as APCA president in March at the 2012 annual meeting. Taking over as president will be Ricky Dyess, of M.G. Dyess Inc., a contracting company specializing in pipeline construction and rehabilitation, station facilities and plant and pipeline maintenance.

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