IMV Projects creates new vice president role with focus on integrity management

IMV Projects creates new vice president role with focus on integrity management 
IMV Projects veteran Tom Fransham named vice president, Health, Safety, 
Environment and Quality 
CALGARY, April 30, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - IMV Projects, a Wood Group Mustang 
company, today announced the creation of a new vice president (VP) role within 
the company: Health, Safety, Environment and Quality (HSEQ). IMV Projects 
veteran Tom Fransham is the company's first VP, HSEQ. 
"We now have a VP-level manager dedicated to technical safety and integrity 
management," says Kevin O'Brien, president, IMV Projects. "We are delighted to 
have Tom Fransham in this new role. An IMV Projects veteran, Tom has 
considerable experience and is committed to technical safety engineering and 
occupational safety. On behalf of the entire team, I would like to 
congratulate Tom," adds Mr. O'Brien. 
"I am very pleased to be in my new role at IMV Projects," continues Tom 
Fransham, VP, HSEQ, IMV Projects. "An area of particular focus is the Safety 
Leadership Programme (SLP), a Wood Group organization-wide intensive training 
initiative that reinforces safety leadership with a focus on process safety 
and integrity management. The SLP specifically details managers' 
responsibilities and offers strategies to create and sustain a corporate 
culture committed to safety across all operations. As one of IMV Projects' 
first participants, I can attest to the caliber of the SLP and to the 
unwavering commitment behind it. Last year, we sent 27 managers to the 
program. This year, we intend to send an even larger group. By continuing to 
take a leadership position on safety, we are contributing to the elevation of 
standards across our entire industry," concludes Mr. Fransham. 
Tom Fransham joined IMV Projects in 2006 as director of Project Services. He 
was subsequently promoted to VP Engineering and Design/VP Quality Assurance. 
Tom holds a B.Sc. (mechanical engineering) from University of Waterloo and an 
MBA from University of Calgary. Tom Fransham's professional accreditations 
include the Wood Group Engineering Excellence Program Team, APEGA, APEGS and 
Notes to editors 
IMV Projects is a project delivery company for the energy industry that offers 
project management, engineering, procurement and construction management 
services with efficiency and integrity. Founded in 1999, IMV Projects is 
headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. 
Wood Group Mustang is a global project management, engineering, procurement, 
and construction operations company serving the upstream oil and gas, refining 
and chemicals, pipeline, automation and control, and industrial markets. Wood 
Group Mustang has offices in North America, South America, Europe, Middle 
East, Asia & Africa. For more information, visit 
Wood Group (John Wood Group PLC) is an international energy services company 
with around $7B sales, employing about 43,000 people worldwide and operating 
in 50 countries. The Group has three businesses - Engineering, Wood Group PSN 
and Wood Group GTS - providing a range of engineering, production support, 
maintenance management and industrial gas turbine overhaul and repair services 
to the oil & gas, and power generation industries worldwide. 
Mark Lowe, PRagmatic Communications For IMV Projects Tel: + 1 (514) 499-9632 Mobile: + 1 (514) 576-2519 
Dena Lee, Director - Communications Wood Group Mustang Tel: +1 (713) 215-8315 
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