Tom Arrington is a 1964 graduate of Louisiana Tech University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering.  His years of professional experience have been gained with The Arrington Corporation; Goar, Arrington & Associates, Inc.; Howe-Baker Engineers, Inc.; Fluor Corporation; and E. I. du Pont de Nemours & Co.  He has a varied background in process design, project management, plant operations, research and development, and new plant startup and troubleshooting.  He is heavily oriented toward process design engineering; specializing in gas treating, hydrocarbons recovery, sulfur recovery, biomass gasification, crude and heavy ends processing, refinery hydrotreating, and distillation and fractionation.  Mr. Arrington has extensive experience in the fields of sweet and sour gas processing, crude distillation, vacuum distillation, and complex fractionation systems. He is a member of the AIChE and Tau Beta Pi professional societies and is the contact person for the corporation's GPSA membership.  Mr. Arrington is a registered professional engineer in the State of Texas (License No. 32068) and the State of Louisiana (License No. 10465).