Pipeline Market Leader, Pipeline Market Leader
As the Pipeline Market Leader, Steve Leblanc brings nearly three decades of experience in pipeline implementation, operations, maintenance, safety, and public impact to Fenstermaker. Expanding Fenstermaker’s pipeline market reach with established contacts in the industry, Mr. Leblanc acts as a liaison to pipeline clients by coordinating surveying and environmental services to create new pipelines or improve old ones. An expert in compliance regulations, he also plays an integral role in keeping pipelines within legal and safety parameters. Before joining Fenstermaker, Steve worked for 28 years at Chevron Pipeline and Texaco, Inc., where he gained invaluable experience in pipeline DOT compliance regulations, corrosion technology, permitting, damage prevention, and construction.
Trained and authorized to deal with natural gases and hazardous liquids, Steve is well-qualified to consult local and federal governments and private businesses on pipeline projects. Conscious of environmental, safety, and health concerns, he has also established and fostered relationships between pipeline owners, the government and the public by instituting programs in South Louisiana and Texas to strengthen public education and safety awareness. Eliminating factors that could impact the environment and public health adversely, Mr. Leblanc consulted with landowners and government offices to efficiently and properly supervise 1,500 miles of pipeline in Louisiana and Texas. Besides his professional expertise, Steve possesses excellent interpersonal skills, garnering awards for exemplary performance and outstanding customer service during his time at Texaco Inc.