Product Category: Safety equipment

EB Delivers Deepwater Pipeline Plows

May 2009 Vol. 236 No. 5

Two next-generation deepwater pipeline plows designed and built by UK-based IHC Engineering Business (EB) recently left EB’s Hadrian Riverside workshops on Tyneside for extensive offshore commissioning and installation on the owner’s vessels.

Human Factors and Safety Are Focus Of Proposed PHMSA Rule

April 2009 Vol. 236 No. 4

“Why don’t you pipeline companies address controller fatigue?” That question was asked by a member of the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) in 2000 while discussing a pipeline accident with one of the authors. The authors can attest that reducing accidents caused by human fatigue is a task on the “NTSB Most Wanted List.”