Scroll To Top
Short Cours Logo
Toggle Menu
Toggle Menu

2019 Session

Pipeline Integrity Management Special Topics Section

This section covers advanced topics relating to integrity management. Topics change each year based on new industry trends, technologies, and interpretation of DOT rule-making from transmission and distribution viewpoints. This section is coordinated with “basic fundamentals of integrity management”, so that similar classes of differing levels are offered at the same time.


 

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Pipeline Integrity Special Topics

STEW 279
Mike Mertes, Chair

Period 1
9:30-10:30

Regulatory Changes
Chuck Kanoy -NiSource

Period 2
10:45-11:40

Determining ILI Feasibility
Joseph Craycraft - NiSource

Period 3
1:00-2:00

DCVG Dig Selection - Above and Beyond % IR
Ryan Swor - Lake Superior Consulting

Period 4
2:15-3:15

Characterization of ILI Anomalies
Henry Green - Enduro

Period 5
3:30-4:30

History and Comparison of RSTRENG, B31.g.
Keith Leewis - Leewis and Assoc.


 

Thursday,February 28, 2019

Pipeline Integrity Special Topics

STEW 279
Mike Mertes, Chair

Period 6
8:00 - 9:15

Defect Analysis and Assessments
Dr. Thomas Bubenik - DNV GL

Period 7
9:30-10:40

Introduction to Pipeline Safety Management Systems
Mark Rokos - NiSource

Period 8
11:15-12:15

Stepping into Probabilistic Risk
Jeff Lachey - DNV GL

Period 9
12:30-1:30

Roundtable with PHMSA
Moderator: Bill Lowery