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PPIM 2018 Contra LHS SKINS (call for papers)
TFAP 2018 Contra RHS SKINS (call for papers)
21 September 2017
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Coatings & linings

PIH completes offshore field joint coating

Pipeline Induction Heat (PIH) has completed more than 21,000 field joint coatings offshore in the Caspian Sea as part of BP’s Shah Deniz Project.

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21 September 2017
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Events

PPIM 2018 Call for Papers approaches deadline

The Call for Papers for the Pipeline Pigging and Integrity Management Conference (PPIM) 2018, the pipeline industry’s only dedicated pigging conference, is closing soon on 2 October 2017.

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7 September 2017
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Consortium tackles NDT in the North Sea

A consortium has been established to tackle the challenge of the non-destructive testing (NDT) of corroded pipes under insulation and engineered temporary pipe wraps in the North Sea.

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22 August 2017
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Rehabilitation, repair & corrosion

Lux Assure appoints new board member

Lux Assure has appointed non-executive director Martin Anderson to its board to represent the investment of the Scottish Investor Bank.

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22 August 2017
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Rehabilitation, repair & corrosion

Weir Oil & Gas acquires KOP surface products

Upstream service provider Weir Oil & Gas has completed its acquisition of KOP Surface Products for an enterprise value of US$114 million.

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22 August 2017
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Rehabilitation, repair & corrosion

STATS Group uses product for first time in Australia

STATS Group isolated a pressurised 254 mm LPG pipeline, using its BISEP™, for the first time in Australia.

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8 August 2017
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Oil

River-bottom profiles for pipeline integrity management

NDT Global has released a paper that discusses how the data gained from river-bottom profiles (RBP) can be used to examine pipeline integrity.

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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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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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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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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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20 April 2017
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ITF requests participants for new JIP on pipeline anchoring

The Industry Technology Facilitator (ITF) has requested additional participants for a new joint industry project (JIP) to develop pipeline anchoring and monitoring systems which could mitigate the risk of pipeline walking and reduce pipeline anchor installation costs.

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20 April 2017
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Technical Productions and Transneft to produce new pipeline journal

The Managing Director of Technical Productions (London) John Tiratsoo has signed an agreement with the major Russian oil company Transneft to establish an international scientific and technical journal focused on pipeline transportation.

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8 March 2017
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Rosen unveils three new products at PPIM

Rosen unveiled three new pipeline inspection products earlier this month at PPIM 2017, in Houston, Texas.

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22 February 2017
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Rosen plans release of corrosion assessment tool at PPIM

Rosen will release its new corrosion growth assessment (CGA) service at PPIM 2017 in Houston, Texas later this month.

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11 January 2017
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The weight of the issue

Chelsey Reschke explains how Keymay Industries engaged Charter Coating Service to design a test protocol to assess the possible shielding effects of geosynthetic set-on weights.

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28 December 2016
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Tracing the leak

Aegis 2K is an Italian company, established in 2000, that provides aboveground storage tanks (AST), underground storage tanks (UST), and pipeline integrity monitoring to the oil and gas industry.

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2 November 2016
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DNV GL and EPCRC work together on CO2 pipeline solution

DNV GL and Energy Pipelines CRC (EPCRC) have been awarded a NO$41.6 million (US$5 million) project from the Norwegian CLIMIT Programme and the Australian Department of Industry, Innovation and Science, for a solution to the expenses associated with CO2 pipelines.

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6 October 2016
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WATCH: NDT Global detects defect in ageing pipeline

NDT Global’s ultrasonic metal-loss-inspection technology, the UMp tool, has detected an internal metal-loss feature in a girth weld of an oil pipeline.

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22 September 2016
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Rosen unveils new MFL-A technology at IPCE 2016

Rosen will unveil its new in-line corrosion detection service RoCorr MFL-A Ultra at next week’s International Pipeline Conference and Exposition 2016 (IPCE 2016) in Calgary, Canada.

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22 September 2016
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DNV GL updates its QRA software

A new version of DNV GL’s quantitative-risk-analysis (QRA) software has been released, combining Phast and Safeti into one common platform.

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15 June 2016
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ECOTEC completes acquisition of GAZOMAT

ECOTEC International Holdings has successfully completed the acquisition of T.D. Williamson’s (TDW) French subsidiary GAZOMAT.

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4 December 2014
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Design and mode of operation for advanced corrosion protection systems

In the September edition of Pipelines International, DENSO’s Michael Schad explained a variety of coating technologies available to the industry to protect pipelines against corrosion, including factory-and field-applied coatings, tape systems and shrinking materials. Here, Mr Schad further discusses the long-term experience of these protective materials and the considerations required when selecting the right corrosion protection.

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29 August 2013
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Corrosion protective coatings: rehabilitation of buried steel pipelines

In 1595, the oldest known industrial pipeline in the world was constructed in Austria. It transported saline solution for 40 km from Hallstadt to Ebensee. At that time, rehabilitation was a relatively simple affair – as the pipeline was made of 13,000 tree trunks, one only had to cut down a tree, hollow it out, and replace the defect section.

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28 March 2011
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Replacing 32 pipes on the Druzhba oil pipeline in under 88 hours

Projects

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