Onshore Pipeline Engineering: Design, Construction & Maintenance

Onshore Pipeline Engineering: Design, Construction & Maintenance Date 27 – 28 Febuary 2020, Location – Brussel, Belgium

Why Choose this Training Course?

Pipelines are a major asset in most Oil & Gas operators, and ensuring its functionality and effectiveness is a paramount operation and business requirement.

This PetroKnowledge Onshore Pipeline Engineering: Design, Construction and Maintenance training course identifies all onshore pipeline project phases including the design, construction, inspection and maintenance. The training course has been designed to cover all life cycle oil and gas pipeline projects.

This PetroKnowledge training course will give you the international insight of the onshore pipeline industry to enable you to retain your talent in order to ensure sustainable career growth.   This is essential development for those who need to develop their pipeline design, construction, inspection and managerial skills further.

What are the Goals?

This Msterclass training course will help participants understand different aspects of onshore pipeline design, fabrication, construction, integrity, inspection and maintenance.

This PetroKnowledge training course will highlight:

  • Onshore pipeline design
  • Fabrication and construction of onshore pipelines
  • Pipeline inspection, testing and maintenance
  • Threats to integrity and safety
  • Pipeline integrity management

By the end of this training course, participants will be able to:

  • Understand how pipelines are designed
  • Learn about the challenges of onshore pipeline installation
  • Appreciate the different techniques of pipeline testing and repair

Who is this Training Course for?

This training course is suitable for a wide range of professionals but will greatly benefit:

  • Piping Engineers
  • Pipeline engineers who want to expand their knowledge in the pipeline industry
  • Operations Engineers
  • Project engineers
  • Maintenance engineers and technicians
  • Engineers from all disciplines who are new to the pipeline industry
  • Managers and executives who are new to the pipeline industry

Day One: Elements of Pipeline Design and Route Selection

  • Pipeline Route Selection
  • Class location
  • Survey and Geotechnical aspects
  • Codes and Standards
  • Economics and Cost estimate

Day Two:  Onshore Pipeline Design

  • Pipeline Design
  • Expansion and Flexibility
  • Buoyancy Control
  • Materials Selection and Quality Management
  • Wall Thickness/Pipe Grade
  • Flow Assurance
  • Transient Flow in Liquid and Gas Pipelines

Day Three:  Fabrication and Construction

  • Right-of-Way
  • Ditching
  • Concrete Work
  • Pipeline fabrication
  • Pipe Laying
  • Pipeline Pigging
  • Pipe Lowering
  • Pipeline Welding
  • Main Standards for line pipe manufacturing and testing
  • Crossings (Road, Highways, Minor Streams, and Utilities)
  • Horizontal Directional Drilling (HDD)

Day Four: Protection, Inspection and Testing of Pipelines

  • External coatings
  • Thermoplastic liners for oilfield pipelines
  • Cathodic protection
  • Inspection and monitoring
  • Direct assessment
  • Intelligent pigging
  • Eddy current testing in pipeline inspection
  • Non-destructive tests (NDT) and Nondestructive examination (NDE) techniques and technologies
  • Ultrasonic monitoring of pipeline wall thickness

Day Five: Integrity and Maintenance of Pipelines

  • Threats to pipeline integrity and safety
  • External corrosion of pipelines in soil
  • Evaluation and mitigation of mechanical damage in pipelines
  • Erosion-corrosion in oil and gas pipelines
  • Black powder in gas transmission pipelines
  • Pipeline cleaning
  • Managing of aging pipelines
  • Pipeline repair
  • Pipeline abandonment
  • Risk management of pipelines
  • Case histories

Registration Fee


Per Participant

About Brussels

Brussels, officially the Brussels-Capital Region, is a region of Belgium comprising 19 municipalities, including the City of Brussels, which is the capital of Belgium.

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Start Time

9:00 am

February 27, 2020

Finish Time

5:00 pm

February 28, 2020


Brussels, Belgium

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