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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

Protect pipelines from unauthorised withdrawals

Atmos International has developed an analysis service to protect pipelines from unauthorised withdrawals that can result in loss of product, costly repairs, and increase the risk of a catastrophic accident.

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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

Progress on the Nord Stream 2 pipeline

Work has begun on the 1,200 km Nord Stream 2 pipeline, which is being constructed to meet the European Union’s demand for natural gas supply.

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16 June 2017
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From the magazine

Oil and gas operations in the North Sea

For decades, the North Sea has been one of the world’s most secure areas for global oil and gas production.

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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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16 June 2017
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From the magazine

June edition of Pipelines International now online

The latest edition of Pipelines International magazine is now available to be read online as a digital magazine.

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15 June 2017
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Featured

TransCanada proceeds with NGTL expansion project

TransCanada has confirmed it will proceed with the construction Nova Gas Transmission Ltd (NGTL) System Expansion project.

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15 June 2017
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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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15 June 2017
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Gazprom project ahead of schedule

Gazprom has announced the construction of its Power of Siberia pipeline is ahead of schedule.

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15 June 2017
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Pipeline operator to team up with oil and gas university

Nord Stream AG, the operator responsible for one of Europe’s most important subsea pipelines, has signalled its intention to cooperate and develop ideas with a renowned oil and gas learning institution.

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15 June 2017
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Offshore

Wood Group secures subsea engineering support contract

Woodside has awarded Wood Group an AU$6 million (US$4.55 million) contract to supply engineering support during the fabrication and construction of Phase 2 of the Greater Western Flank (GWF-2) project, offshore Western Australia.

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15 June 2017
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CAPP: Canada in desperate need of more pipelines

The Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP) has released a report on the state of the Canadian petroleum industry, which has called for the urgent construction of new pipelines.

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1 June 2017
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Plans for new Grand Prix gas pipeline revealed

Targa Resources has revealed it plans to build a new natural gas pipeline from the Permian Basin in Texas, US.

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31 May 2017
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DNV GL releases new subsea pipeline guildelines

DNV GL has released a new recommended practice (RP) which is dedicated to the interaction between subsea pipelines and the soil around them.

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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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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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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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31 May 2017
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Events

Early bird registrations available for Global Petroleum Show

There is still time to secure early bird registration for the Global Petroleum Show (GPS) which will take place on 13-15 June at Stampede Park in Calgary, Canada.

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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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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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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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