PLCA’s 65th Annual Convention Draws 628 Delegates

March 2013, Vol. 68 No. 3
Biking in the Scottsdale area during recent PLCA convention

New officers
Officers and directors elected at the meeting to serve during 2013 are: President John Allen, Pipe Line Constructors LLC; 1st Vice President Ronnie Wise, Price Gregory International Inc., 2nd Vice President Frank O. Welch, Rockford Corporation; and Treasurer Robert A. Riess, Sr., Sheehan Pipe Line Construction Company. J. Patrick Tielborg continues as PLCA managing director and general counsel,and Kevin N. Barrett is executive director.

Directors for 2013 are Bernie Bermack, Associated Pipe Line Contractors Inc.; Dwayne Osadchuk, OZ Directional Drilling; Don W. Thorn, Welded Construction L.P.; Jimmy L. Crotts, Appalachian Pipeline Contractors LLP; Robert C. Osborn, Michels Corporation; Christopher T. Leines, Minnesota Limited LLC.; M. Dan Murphy, Precision Pipeline LLC; Kelly W. Osborn, U.S. Pipeline Inc.; and Brian L. Ganske, Snelson Companies Inc.

The 2014 convention will be held at the Hyatt in Bonita Springs, FL, from Feb. 18-22.

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