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PPIM 2018 Contra LHS SKINS (call for papers)
TFAP 2018 Contra RHS SKINS (call for papers)
12 July 2017
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Oil

STATS Group signs Master Service Agreement with PDO

STATS Group has signed a three year Master Service Agreement with crude oil and natural gas producer Petroleum Development Oman (PDO).

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6 July 2017
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Pigging and ILI

NDT Global introduces new dent detection service

NDT Global has introduced the new Atlas ultrasonic geometry (UG) service, which provides more detailed geometric information about pipelines, an essential element of integrity management programs.

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6 July 2017
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Events

ptc 2018 opens Call for Papers

The 13th Pipeline Technology Conference (ptc) has opened Call for Papers for the event, which will take place in Berlin, Germany, on 12-14 March 2018.

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5 July 2017
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Machinery & equipment

Petrobras extends Fugro contract

Fugro has been awarded a contract extension by Petrobas for pipeline inspection services in Brazil.

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30 June 2017
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Offshore

Sapura Energy completes Prelude work

Sapura Energy has successfully completed the Prelude Light Well Intervention (LWI) Campaign – Plug Removal Activity in the Browse Basin, offshore Western Australia.

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28 June 2017
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Events

Rosen to host free webinar on challenging offshore ILIs

Rosen Group will host a free webinar today, 28 June, on the inline inspection (ILI) of challenging offshore pipelines.

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27 June 2017
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Featured

Wasco awards pipe handling contract on Nord Stream 2

The company responsible for pipe coating on the Nord Stream 2 pipeline, Wasco, has awarded a subcontract to Blue Water Shipping on the project.

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19 June 2017
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From the magazine

PPIM 2017 marks 29th year with biggest show to date

The annual Pipeline Pigging and Integrity Management (PPIM) Conference and Exhibition 2017 was held at the George R. Brown Convention Centre in Houston, Texas, US. With its comprehensive conference program, 2017 marked the biggest year in the 29-year history of the event.

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19 June 2017
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From the magazine

A new look for the Clock Spring brand

Clock Spring has instituted a brand new corporate image, which included a series of executive appointments, also announcing at PPIM 2017 that it was working on its first product release since 2008.

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18 June 2017
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From the magazine

Accurate fatigue assessment for gas pipeline systems

BMT Fleet Technology explored the effects of fatigue on gas pipelines which, it says, must be understood and characterised correctly in order to prioritise the correct response to minimise the chance of it impacting the integrity of a system.

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18 June 2017
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From the magazine

Best practices in pipeline integrity for gas pipelines

Pipeline operators are under severe financial and social pressure to avoid incidents that cause leaks of crude oil or natural gas. With regulators scrutinising pipeline projects, the reputation of the entire industry is at risk. This is why pipeline integrity must become the focus of discussion.

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16 June 2017
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From the magazine

STATS Group provides pressurised isolation of trunkline

STATS Group was recently retained by a major oil producer in Saudi Arabia to provide the pressurised isolation of a 36 inch trunkline, which was the first piggable isolation of its type completed in the region.

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16 June 2017
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From the magazine

Interview with SPX FLOW’s Jose Larios

Pipelines International speaks with SPX FLOW’s President of Power and Energy Jose Larios, who started in the industry more than 20 years ago.

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16 June 2017
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June 2017

Rosen makes the unpiggable, piggable

Rosen’s Challenging Pipeline Diagnostics Division has, for the first time, used an MFL-equipped robotic-propulsion unit to assess the condition of a vent line that was previously considered unpiggable.

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15 June 2017
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Featured

Pipelines International opens EOFY subscription sale

Subscribe before 25 June 2017 and receive a 10 per cent discount on a one-year subscription to Pipelines International.

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31 May 2017
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Welding

Bibby Offshore wins subsea construction contract on UKCS

Bibby Offshore has been awarded a six-month contract by TAQA for subsea construction works in the Eider oilfield, 184 km north east of Shetland.

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31 May 2017
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Featured

Indonesian gas pipeline starts production ahead of schedule

Natural gas has started to flow ahead of schedule through a pipeline associated with Eni’s Jangkrik Development Project, offshore Indonesia.

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31 May 2017
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Featured

Don’t miss out on UPSF registrations

Last minute registrations are still available for the Unpiggable Pipeline Solutions Forum (UPSF), taking place on 14-15 June in Houston, Texas.

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18 May 2017
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From the magazine

Steel pipe rehabilitation for further use after field operation or long-term storage

This paper discusses the procedure for rehabilitating large-diameter pipes in stationary in-plant conditions. The procedure was developed to rehabilitate steel pipe, after field operation or long-term storage, for further use in pipelines and other industrial and construction purposes.

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18 May 2017
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Featured

Program released for UPSF 2017

The program for the Unpiggable Pipeline Solutions Forum (UPSF), taking place 14-15 June in Houston, Texas, is now available to be viewed online.

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18 May 2017
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Featured

TAP celebrates first year of construction

The Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) has celebrated one year since construction started on the project.

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18 May 2017
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Featured

Gazprom starts construction on new offshore pipeline

Construction has started on the 900-km TurkStream pipeline that will supply the Turkish network with Russian gas.

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2 May 2017
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Featured

Transneft Diascan signs MoU with Argentinian Province

Transneft Diascan has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Ministry of Oil and Gas in Chubut Province in Argentina.

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1 May 2017
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Featured

Program released for UPSF 2017

The program for the Unpiggable Pipeline Solutions Forum (UPSF), taking place 14-15 June in Houston, Texas, is now available to be viewed online.

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1 May 2017
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Events

Rosen acts as platinum sponsor for EITEP’s ptc

Rosen was platinum sponsor to the 12th Pipeline Technology Conference (PTC), one of Europe’s leading pipeline conferences and exhibitions held at Estrel Convention Centre in Berlin this week.

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20 April 2017
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Featured

Iran Pipeline Pigging Conference Call for papers

Call for papers has opened for the 2nd Iran Pipeline Pigging Conference which will be held in Tehran on 23–24 October 2017.

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