Bureau Veritas' Director of QHSE for North American Commodities Division presented with American Petroleum Institute (API) Certificate

7 juin. 2018

Houston, USA (JUNE 7, 2018) - Keith Jones, the Director of QHSE for Bureau Veritas - North America Commodities Division, was presented with the American Petroleum Institute (API) Certificate of Appreciation on March 13th, 2018 by Jose Lopez, Manager of Loss Control, with Chevron Supply and Trading.



Keith has been awarded the Certificate of Appreciation by the API for meritorious service, expertise and trusted council, in relation to Keith’s contributions as an active member of the Committee on Petroleum Measurement (COPM) and the Committee on Measurement Accountability (COMA). Keith has been a leader within API for nearly two decades, advocating safety and process improvement in Oil & Gas Testing, Inspection and Certification. 

In addition to Keith’s recent achievement, Nicholas Delone, the North America Laboratory Technical Manager in the Oil & Petrochemical Business unit within the North America Commodities Division, has been nominated by The American Society of Testing and Materials (ASTM) as a 2018 member of the International Emerging Professional (EP) program.



Nicholas received the nomination-only designation by tenured industry peers within ASTM. The designation is awarded yearly to six recipients in order to cultivate future leaders within the technical and regulatory environment of laboratory methodology creation and governance. Selected EP members receive special funding and invaluable mentorship opportunities for career development by laboratory Industry leaders.  In addition to career progression, Nicholas will act as a key member on various committees within ASTM that define and drive new processes and procedures for laboratory excellence.

Within the Commodities division of Bureau Veritas, we strive for excellence in our own operations and in Industry at large. It is with great pride that we can report on the achievements of two of our North American team members who have been recognized by the prominent global trade organizations the American Petroleum Institute (API) and The American Society of Testing and Materials (ASTM): Keith Jones and Nicholas Delone.

The Senior Vice President of USA and North Latin America, Andrew Mynn, praised Keith and Nicholas’ successes - “Our goal and mission is to cultivate and promote industry partnership and collaboration.  The recognition of Keith and Nicholas further demonstrates that Bureau Veritas is focused not only on protecting our customer’s interests, but also on providing opportunities for our leaders to drive change within the Oil & Gas Testing, Inspection and Certification industry.  We are proud of our team member’s accomplishments and look forward to further supporting Keith and Nicholas in their leadership roles.”