Onshore Pipeline Engineering

An Intensive 5-day Training Course

Onshore Pipeline Engineering

Design, Construction & Maintenance

Onshore Pipeline Engineering

Scheduled Dates


16 - 20 Dec 2024 Dubai - UAE $5,950 RESERVE A SEAT
13 - 17 Jan 2025 London - UK $5,950 RESERVE A SEAT


16 - 20 Dec 2024 Online $3,950 RESERVE A SEAT

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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.

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

What are the Goals?

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

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
  • Learn about pipeline integrity management
  • Learn about operation and inspection of pipelines

Who is this Training Course for?

This PetroKnowledge 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

How will this Training Course be Presented?

This Petroknowledge training course will utilise a variety of proven adult learning techniques to ensure maximum understanding, comprehension and retention of the information presented including:

  • Course manual
  • PowerPoint presentations
  • Videos
  • Competency assurance tests including pre-assessment and post-assessment tests

The daily seminars will be highly interactive and participative. This involves regular discussion of applications as well as hands-on exposure to techniques using examples from case studies and real projects. Delegates are strongly encouraged to bring and share their own experiences, lessons learnt from the work domain. This adds greater relevancy to the content.

Organisational Impact

This PetroKnowledge training course will effectively impact the organization by increasing the service life of its pipeline projects, reduce the maintenance and operations cost and minimize the Safety, Environmental and business risks. The course will further consolidate the following:

  • Requirements for pipeline design and construction
  • Onshore pipeline integrity management
  • Protection, inspection, testing and maintenance of pipelines

Personal Impact

Upon successful completion of the PetroKnowledge training course, participants will be able to comprehend and effectively manage the challenges or obstacles encountered during the development of pipeline projects within their organizations.

The training course is very comprehensive and will address all phases of pipeline life cycle so that participants of any engineering discipline will have a rounded knowledge of the oil and gas pipeline industry.

Daily Agenda

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


  • On successful completion of this Training Course / Online Training Course, a PetroKnowledge Certificate / E-Certificate will be awarded to the delegates.

In Association With

GLOMACS Training

Our collaboration with GLOMACS aims to provide the best training services and benefits for our valued clients

The Energy Training Centre

Our collaboration with The Energy Training Centre aims to provide the best training services and benefits for our valued clients.

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • To register online through our website, please click “Enroll Now” on the course page, complete and submit the form. A confirmation e-mail and instructions will be sent to the participant’s e-mail.
  • You may also get in touch with our Registration Team on
    +971 50 981 7386 | +971 2 557 7389 or send an email to reg@petroknowledge.com

  • Payments can be made in USD or UAE local currency AED (Arab Emirates Dirhams) either by Bank Transfer or by Credit Card. Our Bank Account details will be provided on the invoice.
  • Course fees are payable upon booking unless a valid, authorized Purchase Order is provided and accepted.
  • Invoices will be sent via email/courier to the ID/name and address provided.
  • The course fee shall be settled prior to course start date. Corporate payments with existing payment policy shall be relayed to us in advance.

Upon successful registration online, enrolment on the respective training course will be confirmed by Registration Team by e-mail along with the invoice and joining instruction.

For corporate fees and group registration, please send your query to info@petroknowledge.com.

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