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49th IPLOCA Convention Convenes in Singapore

January 2016, Vol. 243, No. 1

SINGAPORE – The parallels between the pipeline industry and the island country of Singapore may not be obvious but after a few days in the city-state, one observes the efficiency, the diversity and the innovation of this unique city – all traits reflected by both the pipeline industry and the International Pipe Line & Offshore Contractors Association (IPLOCA). Singapore is multiracial and multicultural with four official languages, many ethnic groups and religions. As the former prime minister of Singapore stated, Singapore doesn’t fit the traditional description of a nation, as Singaporeans don’t all speak the […]