Mike Arnold, CEO of Proforma Safety, founded Proforma Safety International in 1985.
Mike has more than thirty years of experience as a safety professional, serving in both major corporations and as a consultant. He is a safety specialist in areas of geophysical, drilling, production and service operations and is a safety trainer/instructor in 23 HSE subject areas.
BP (British Petroleum)
Lead HSE Coordinator and Lead Site HSE Representative – BP Global LNG Projects
Crown Landing, Logan, New Jersey
Bay Crossing, Galveston, Texas
HSE Coordinator and Field HSE Representative – BP Thunder Horse Project
Lead HSE Representative – BP Aspen Project
Site HSE Representative – BP King/Kings Peak Project
Site HSE Engineer – BP Marlin Recovery Project
HSE Representative – BP Nile Project
HSE Coordinator for Worldwide Geophysical Operations
Inspect, audit and supervise all seismic crews, vessels and sites to meet ARCO Safety Standards
Provide site specific HSE support
Director of Contractor Safety Acceptance Program
Digicon/Veritas Geophysical Corporation
Directing Manager, Health-Safety-Environmental
Developed, organized and implemented entire safety program for worldwide operations.
Management responsibility for operational safety encompassing six foreign countries, eight ocean-going vessels, nine offices, five computer acquisition complexes and over 2500 employees.
Chief safety inspector and auditor for all operations with reporting responsibility to CEO and president.
Global Marine Drilling
Provide HSE support and direction to worldwide drilling operations
Red Adair — Wild Well Control
Fire and well control –Safety and Training Division
Field Service Manager/Training Director – worldwide service locations
INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF GEOPHYSICAL CONTRACTORS
Chairman, IAGC Safety Committee 1991-1994
EXPLORATION AND PRODUCTION FORUM
Task Force Member
PRESIDENTS COUNCIL ON MARINE SAFETY
AMERICAN SOCIETY OF SAFETY ENGINEERS
Des Plaines, IL
TEXAS SAFETY ASSOCIATION/NATIONAL SAFETY ASSOCIATION
FEDERATION OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROFESSIONALS
University of Oklahoma
University of Southern Mississippi