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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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Oil

Pipeline damage causes disruptions to New Zealand’s largest airport

Damage to a 170 km oil pipeline that supplies jet fuel to Auckland International Airport has caused major disruptions to services at the airport.

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21 September 2017
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Gas

Murphy sells its share in MPC

Murphy has sold its 50 per cent share in Australian pipeline developer MPC to Viburnum Funds/SCF Partners.

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21 September 2017
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Featured

Baltic Connector Oy begins second phase of terrain survey

During September, Baltic Connector Oy will begin the second phase of the proposed natural gas pipeline’s terrain survey.

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21 September 2017
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TAP passes fifty per cent completion

The Trans Adriatic Pipeline AG (TAP) has celebrated passing the 50 per cent completion mark in early September 2017.

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21 September 2017
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Events

Registrations still available for Rio Pipeline 2017

Registrations are still available for the Rio Pipeline Conference and Exhibition, which will take place next month at the Riocentro Convention Center in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on 24-26 October 2017.

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7 September 2017
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Events

Early bird registrations available for Pipeline Leadership Conference

The Pipeline Leadership Conference (PLC) has opened early bird registrations for the event, which will take place at the Dallas/Plano Marriott at Legacy Town Center in Dallas, Texas on 8-9 November 2017.

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7 September 2017
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Pigging and ILI

INPEX Australia awards Wood Group subsea engineering contract

INPEX Australia has awarded Wood Group a five year contract to provide subsea engineering services for the integrity of the Ichthys LNG Project, offshore Western Australia.

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7 September 2017
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Contract awards

KOC awards Saipem US$850 million onshore contract

The Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) has awarded Saipem an onshore engineering and construction contract worth an estimated US$850 million.

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7 September 2017
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Gas

ETP puts Rover Pipeline Phase 1A into service

The US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has approved Energy Transfer Partners (ETP) request to put Phase 1A of the Rover Pipeline into service.

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6 September 2017
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Pigging and ILI

NDT Global further develops its ILI tools

In response to industry feedback, NDT Global has further developed the abilities of its inline inspection (ILI) tools to detect specific cracks in pipelines.

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6 September 2017
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Offshore

Trelleborg and Diamond Offshore develop enhanced design for riser operations

Trelleborg and Diamond Offshore, Inc. have met a major milestone as part of a joint development agreement by creating a design with enhanced performance for drilling riser operations in high current conditions.

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22 August 2017
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Featured

Clarion Technical to host pipeline training courses during September

Clarion Technical Conferences will host a series of pipeline industry courses on a range of topics throughout September at the Texas Training and Conference Centers in Houston, Texas.

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22 August 2017
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Pigging and ILI

Total E&P Nederland awards Bluestream IRM contract

Total E&P Nederland B.V. (Total EP) has awarded Bluestream a 12 month inspect repair and maintenance (IRM) contract for 36 of its offshore sites.

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22 August 2017
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Pigging and ILI

Hawk develops fibre optic leak detection system

Hawk has developed a leak detection system utilising an infield fibre optic cable that provides efficient and accurate data for swift infield assessment and pipeline repair.

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22 August 2017
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Gas

TAP appoints new Greece Country Manager

The Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) has appointed Katerina Papalexandri Greece Country Manager, effective from 1 September 2017.

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22 August 2017
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Featured

Shell connects mooring lines to Prelude FLNG

Shell’s Prelude floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) facility is ready for the next phase of commissioning, with the 16 mooring lines safely connected to the vessel.

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22 August 2017
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Pigging and ILI

GUL introduces new remote pipe inspection system

Guided Ultrasonics Limited (GUL) has released a remote inspection technology that will allow operators to scan and map corrosion in inaccessible pipe walls.

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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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22 August 2017
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Featured

NDT Global releases video guide for enhanced ultrasonic inspection

NDT Global has released a video guide to its new enhanced sizing methodology for ultrasonic crack inspections.

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22 August 2017
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Featured

Rosen becomes first service company to join EPRG

Rosen Group has become the first service company to join the European Pipeline Research Group (EPRG).

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22 August 2017
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Featured

PPIM 2018 opens Call for Papers

The Pipeline Pigging and Integrity Management (PPIM) Conference has opened the Call for Papers for its annual international conference, which will be held in Houston, Texas, from 31 January to 1 February 2018.

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14 August 2017
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Featured

Construction starts on world’s longest heated oil pipeline

Kenyan media has reported that the governments of Uganda and Tanzania have started construction on a US$3.55 billion crude oil pipeline that will transport Ugandan oil to international markets.

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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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8 August 2017
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Events

Registration opens for Rio Pipeline 2017

Registrations have opened for the Rio Pipeline Conference and Exhibition, which will take place at the Riocentro Convention Center in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on 24-26 October 2017.

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28 July 2017
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Oil

TransCanada launches open season for Keystone XL

TransCanada has announced an open season for additional crude oil commitments for the Keystone XL Pipeline.

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