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Security Conference

Registration is now open for Security Conference.
April 24-26, 2017
San Antonio, Texas

Reliability & Maintenance Conference & Exhibition

Registration is now open for AFPM RMC 2017.

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Meetings & Conferences

Security Conference

April 24-26, 2017

San Antonio, Texas

As owners of critical manufacturing sites, we must maintain the security of our facilities, which are essential to the manufacturing sector in the U.S. The annual AFPM Security Conference presents current topics of vital importance to attendees, keeping them up-to-date on security issues, policies and future regulations.

Labor Relations Human Resources Conference

April 27 - 28, 2017

San Antonio, TX

The AFPM Labor Relations and Human Resources Committee crafts a program of speakers that cover topics such as: Labor Negotiations, Workplace Legislation, Regulatory Updates, Supervisory Leadership, Fitness for Duty, Workforce Development, and other topics important to LR/HR professionals.

National Occupational & Process Safety Conference

May 17 - 18, 2017

New Orleans, LA

The National Occupational and Process Safety Conference features an overview of both occupational and process safety challenges affecting the petroleum refining and petrochemical manufacturing industries.

Reliability & Maintenance Conference & Exhibition

May 23 - 26, 2017

New Orleans, LA

This year's 4-day program focuses on operating company case studies aimed at improving reliability in the refining and petrochemical industries. It also includes a full exhibition where attendees can meet and talk with representatives from companies offering a variety of goods and services to these industries.

Full List of Meetings

News now

AFPM Challenges Decision on Tank Car Surcharge

The American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) filed a petition for review in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, challenging the Surface Transportation Board’s (STB) dismissal of its complaint against the unlawful surcharge imposed by BNSF Railway Company on DOT-111 tanks cars carrying crude oil.

AFPM Applauds Long Overdue Approval of Keystone XL Pipeline

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Statement by American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) President and CEO Chet Thompson on the announcement of the U.S. State Department approval of the cross-border permit to advance Keystone XL pipeline.

AFPM Petitions EPA to Reconsider Denial of 2016 RFS Cellulosic Biofuel Waiver

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Statement by American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) President and CEO Chet Thompson on the petition asking the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to reconsider its January 17, 2017 denial of the association’s petition for a supplemental waiver of the 2016 Renewable Fuel Standard cellulosic biofuel standard.

Administration to Reopen Evaluation of Auto Efficiency Standards

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Statement by American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) President and CEO Chet Thompson following President Donald Trump’s visit to Michigan where he announced the Administration would reopen the current evaluation of auto efficiency standards for Model Year 2022-2025 light-duty vehicles.

Sen. Inhofe’s RMP Resolution Will Enhance Safety and Security

WASHINGTON – The American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) supports Senator Jim Inhofe’s (R-OK) Congressional Review Act resolution to disapprove the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Risk Management Program (RMP) rule. This is a companion resolution to the one Rep. Markwayne Mullin (R-OK) introduced on Feb. 1, 2017.

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