The IPLOCA HSE & CSR Committee (the Committee) promotes health, safety, environment and sustainable business practices in all areas of its influence.

The Committee will promote safe and socially responsible behaviour the way of life for IPLOCA members. It believes that all accidents are preventable and that its member’s interests are best served by recognising their impact on others.

The Committee promotes undertakings that, by protecting people and the natural environment, make the membership’s activities safer and more sustainable. Whenever feasible, it extends its support to initiatives that improve the prospects of the communities where the membership operates by, for example, elevating the standards of living and education of local populations

Specifically, the Committee will:

  • measure HSE performance through statistics and analyse results to identify the major causes of recurrent issues
  • collaborate with the Innovation Committee in the development of “The Road to Success”
  • promote the development and implementation of management systems
  • recognise innovative best practice through awards
  • encourage communication and knowledge sharing through the Health, Safety and Environment Shared Experiences platform and through workshops

Additionally, the Committee intends to:

  • develop lifesaving rules
  • define a standard for operator competency and minimum safety requirement for heavy machinery

Committee Leadership

Bruno Pomaré

SPIECAPAG France Director, Europe Mediterranean HSE & CSR Committee Chair

Robert Linder

Liebherr-Werk Telfs GmbH Austria Director, Associate Members

Levent Kafkasli

TEKFEN INSAAT VE TESISAT Turkey Director, Europe Eastern

Bobby Poteete

PRECISION PIPELINE, LLC United States Director, America North

Committee Members

Bruno Pomaré

Spiecapag Business Development Director

Committee Chair

Juan Arzuaga

IPLOCA Executive Secretary

Committee Coordinator

Melvyn Atkins

Pipeline Induction Heat Ltd Global HSE Manager

Jean-Michel Baelen

Serimax France HSES Manager EMEA / CIS

Giovanni Rivas

Bonatti S.p.A. QHSE Performance Senior Advisor

Alain Gauthiez

SPIECAPAG Director Quality, Health & Safety, Environment

Filippo Levati

SICIM S.p.A. QHSE Manager

Kevin Parker

Mears Group, Inc. Vice President, Safety, Training & Environment

Dinc Senlier

Tekfen Insaat Ve Tesisat Total Quality and HSE Management Representative

Katrina Cooper

RSK Group Director

Amir Tajik

Max Streicher GmbH & Co KG aA Senior Safety Engineer

Loek Vreenegoor

Shell Projects & Technology Manager Asset Support Europe