Conference News

Pipeline Opportunities Conference Focuses on Business, Industry Success

The 16th annual Pipeline Opportunities Conference (POC) took a cautionary tone during the early spread of coronavirus, but despite the uncertainty about industry impact, experts offered guidance throughout the event on practical approaches to a myriad of known challenges and opportunities in the months ahead.

CERAWeek Energy Conference in Houston Canceled Over Coronavirus Worries

Coronavirus concerns prompted organizers on Sunday to cancel one of the world's most prestigious gatherings of oil ministers and top executives from the energy and financial industries scheduled for this month in Houston.

IPLOCA to Expand Scholarship Offerings

Steven Sumner, Vice President Global Equipment Lincoln Electric and Board Member of the International Pipeline and Offshore Contractors Association (IPLOCA), announced an expanded scholarship program for the association at the 53rd Annual Meeting of IPLOCA in Bangkok this week.

IPLOCA Awards Announced in Bangkok

At the 53rd Annual Convention of the International Pipeline and Offshore Contractors Association in Bangkok, the winners of the association’s Health and Safety Award and Corporate Social Responsibility Award were announced.

IPLOCA Opens 53rd Annual Meeting

The International Pipeline and Offshore Contractors Association (IPLOCA) opened its 53rd Annual Convention in Bangkok today. IPLOCA President John Tikkanen of Shawcor welcomed delegates to the weeks full schedule of presentations, committee reports, awards, and cultural tours.

Energy Drone & Robotics Summit '19: AI can help build the energy operations of tomorrow

Pipeline & Gas Journal was on hand for the two day Energy Drone & Robotics Summit at the Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel in The Woodlands, Texas. The summit brings together over 1,000 energy and engineering experts in the drones, robotics and AI industries.

POC Shifts Back Toward Pipeline Industry Basics

By Pipeline & Gas Journal The panel on transporting LNG in the U.S., featuring Andrew Biar, president of Strategic Public Affairs; Kevin Ewing, partner at Bracewell; Guy Nicholls, director of Maritime Operations at Cheniere; Lance Goodwin, vice presid..

Spring Conference Season in Full Gear

Joe Hollier, Editor While attending the Pipeline Technical Conference in Berlin, Germany, last month, I came across multiple new innovations designed to improve or protect the pipeline industry, and a few projects that are making a big splash in that part of the world. One large project became of..

NACE President Looks to Bolster Corrosion Education

NACE International’s president for 2018, Jeffrey Didas, discusses corrosion education and other issues of importance to the organization in its 75th anniversary year.

GITA, Pipeline & Gas Journal Launch Annual Technology Conference

Gulf Energy Information's Pipeline & Gas Journal and the Geospatial Information and Technology Association (GITA) announced they will produce the Pipeline Technology Forum, including the 27th GITA Oil and Gas Pipeline Conference, Oct. 16-17 in Houston.

POC Focuses on Challenges and the Path Ahead

About 300 industry professionals learned about current challenges facing pipeline projects and best practices for addressing them during the 14th annual Pipeline Opportunities Conference.

Pipeline Opportunities Conference

HOUSTON – The Pipeline Opportunities Conference gets underway Tuesday with an array of presentations and panel discussions from the industry’s premier executives. The conference includes a luncheon and keynote presentation, Developing a winning strategy for pipeline construction, by John Davies, CE..

AGA’s Young Professionals Program: Developing a New Generation of Global Industry Leaders

Lori Traweek is in her 25th year at the American Gas Association (AGA), where she now serves as senior vice president and chief operating officer. Among her vast responsibilities in this role, she’s responsible for making sure the association is ready and ab..