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  • Calgary Conference to Examine Controversial Pipeline

    A high-stakes decision on the controversial Keystone XL pipeline, which would connect Alberta with the United States Gulf Coast, will receive high-level attention at the fifth annual Oil Sands and Heavy Oil Technologies Conference & Exhibition ...


    By PennWell Corporation

  • Pipeline accidents now reportable online

    The Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration has alerted operators of pipelines that carry gas and hazardous liquids to use the new online system for reporting incidents and accidents. PHMSA, a DOT agency, changed the reporting forms as of Jan. 1, 2010, and told operators to continue filing hard-copy reports until the online system was launched. The online system is available at ...

  • Rivers are carbon processors, not inert pipelines

    Microorganisms in rivers and streams play a crucial role in the global carbon cycle that has not previously been considered. Freshwater ecologist Dr Tom Battin, of the University of Vienna, told a COST ESF Frontiers of Science conference in October that our understanding of how rivers and streams deal with organic carbon has changed radically. Microorganisms such as bacteria and single celled ...


    By European Science Foundation

  • GE Oil & Gas to provide Qatargas with integrity management services to enhance LNG pipeline monitoring and safety

    GE Oil & Gas’ PII Pipeline Solutions business has been awarded a multi-million U.S. dollar, six-year contract to supply Qatargas Operating Company Limited (Qatargas) with advanced pipeline integrity management services to enhance the monitoring and maintenance of the company’s liquid natural gas (LNG) network. Based in Ras Laffan City in the State of Qatar, Qatargas has nine prominent ...


    By General Electric

  • Tarrant Regional Water District Integrated Pipeline Project Earns Envision Platinum Award

    The Integrated Pipeline Project (IPL), a 150-mile long water transmission system being built by two North Texas water suppliers, has received the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure’s (ISI) Envision Platinum Award. The Tarrant Regional Water District (TRWD) and the City of Dallas were presented Envision’s highest level of achievement award by ISI President Bill Bertera during ...

  • New 100 A DC Solid State Relay Integrates Voltage Suppression to Solve Pipeline Current Interruption Challenges

    American Innovations (AI), protecting people and the environment with compliance solutions for the oil and gas industry, introduces its new 100 A DC Normally Closed (NC) Solid State Relay (SSR).  The U.S. Department of Transportation requires oil and gas companies to conduct close interval surveys to assess the effectiveness of cathodic protection (CP) systems on underground pipelines. This ...


    By American Innovations (AI)

  • Northwest Pipe Company`s Water Transmission Group Awarded Segment 14 of the Integrated Pipeline Project

    Northwest Pipe Company (NASDAQ: NWPX), an industry leader of engineered welded steel pipe products for water and wastewater systems, was selected to provide 78,642 feet of 108-inch diameter, cement mortar lined and polyurethane coated pipe for Segment 14 of the Integrated Pipeline ("IPL") in North Central Texas. The construction contract of ...


    By Northwest Pipe Company

  • JW Pharmaceutical Corporation - Product Pipeline Review - 2013

    ResearchMoz.us include new market research report" JW Pharmaceutical Corporation - Product Pipeline Review - 2013 " to its huge collection of research reports. JW Pharmaceutical Corporation Product Pipeline Review 2013 provides data on the JW Pharmaceutical Corporations research and development focus. The report includes information on current developmental pipeline, complete with latest ...


  • EarthSearch Announces the Development of Oil Pipeline Monitoring System

    East Coast Diversified Corporation (OTCBB: ECDC), through its subsidiary EarthSearch Communications, Inc., announces the development of Oil pipeline monitoring system based on its proprietary integrated GPS/RFID technology. The system will allow nations and oil companies to monitors tens of thousands of kilometers of pipeline remotely using sensor technology integrated with the EarthSearch ...


    By Marketwire

  • Pure Technologies makes waves with advanced pipeline robot

    What has a rotating head, modular feet, can quickly navigate up to 5 kilometres through turbid wastewater with ease, and deliver live video and integrity information that can aid in detecting leaks and other anomalies in underground pipes? It’s the third generation robotics crawler ...


    By Pure Technologies

  • EQT and NextEra Energy Announce Southeast Pipeline Project

    PITTSBURGH, PA – EQT Corporation (NYSE: EQT) and NextEra US Gas Assets, LLC, an indirect, wholly owned subsidiary of NextEra Energy, Inc (NYSE: NEE) today announced the commencement of a non-binding open season for the Mountain Valley Pipeline project, which is expected to connect Marcellus and Utica natural gas supply to demand markets in the Southeast region of the United States. The ...


    By NextEra Energy, Inc.

  • Plains pipeline to spend $41 million to prevent oil spills across 10,000 miles of pipeline (HQ)

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Justice Department announced that Plains All American Pipeline and several of its operating subsidiaries have agreed to spend approximately $41 million to upgrade 10,420 miles of crude oil pipeline operated in the United States. The settlement resolves Plains’ Clean Water Act violations for 10 crude oil spills in Texas, Louisiana, ...

  • Commission proposes EU priority corridors for power grids and gas pipelines

    The European Commission today presented its energy infrastructure priorities for the next two decades, aimed at making networks fit for the 21st century. In the Communication, the Commission defines EU priority corridors for the transport of electricity, gas and oil. This map of priorities will serve as a basis for future permit granting and financing decisions on concrete EU projects. ...


    By Europa Press Room

  • Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, Pakistan and India Establish Landmark TAPI Pipeline Company

    The four state gas companies of Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, Pakistan, and India have established a company that will build, own and operate the planned 1,800-kilometer Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) natural gas pipeline. State Concern “Turkmengas”, Afghan Gas Enterprise, Inter State Gas Systems (Private) Limited, and GAIL (India) Limited own equal shares of the company. ...


    By Asian Development Bank

  • El Paso Corporation Announces Realignment of Pipeline Group Leadership

    HOUSTON, TX -- (Marketwire) -- 07/21/10 -- El Paso Corporation (NYSE: EP), moving to further strengthen its commitment to safety and continuous improvement, today announced the following changes in the company's Pipeline Group, effective August 1: Daniel B. Martin, currently Senior Vice President, Operations, will become Senior Vice President, Pipeline Safety. Dan will be responsible for leading ...


    By Marketwire

  • National Energy Board not fulfilling its oversight role for pipeline safety

    The National Energy Board is not living up to what Canadians should expect in its oversight of federally regulated pipelines according to the Commissioner of the Environment. In an audit report tabled in the House of Commons today by environment commissioner, Julie Gelfand, key aspects of the National Energy Board oversight of federally regulated pipeline operations were found wanting. Overall, ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • US pipeline agency fines Exxon subsidiary $2.6 million

    Federal regulators announced Thursday they are assessing a $2.6 million civil penalty against ExxonMobil Pipeline Co. for a 2013 oil spill in Arkansas. The Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration released its final report on the Pegasus pipeline leak that spilled roughly 3,190 barrels of oil near Mayflower and Lake Conway about ...


    By Associated Press

  • Valve automation delivers centralised monitoring and control to pipeline network

    A programme of valve motorisation is a central feature of an extensive automation project that will obtain, store and process data in real time from a network of liquid hydrocarbon product pipelines in Latin America. The project is installing a SCADA control system for the integration, monitoring and control of valves at more than 100 refining product, storage and injection sites on over 2500 ...


    By Rotork

  • Enel acquires a wind pipeline up to 1400 MW in Greece

    Enel signed an agreement with Damco Energy of the Copelouzos Group and International Constructional (Samaras group) to participate in wind pipeline projects up to 1400 MW throughout Greece by acquiring a 30% stake with the right to progressively raise its stake up to 80%.  Through this agreement Enel will also have an option to participate to the development of additional 180 MW in Bulgaria, ...


    By Enel SpA

  • Aerojet Rocketdyne Supports American River Pipeline Conveyance Project Dedication

    Aerojet Rocketdyne, a subsidiary of Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: AJRD), Conceived in 2011, the American River Pipeline Conveyance Project (Project) is an example of regional partners coming together to solve water supply reliability issues at a local level.  The Project was developed to provide a replacement water supply for Golden State Water Company’s (Golden State Water) ...


    By Aerojet Rocketdyne, Inc.

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