We provide a wider range of training options. Tailored and customized, we can deliver your organization’s training needs anytime, anywhere.
Why Choose this Training Course?
Pipelines are a major asset in most Oil & Gas operators’ projects. Ensuring pipeline functionality and effectiveness is a paramount operation and business requirement.
Many problems occur during the operation of pipelines. Monitoring the health of pipelines during operation is very important to maintain the required pipeline lifetime. New technologies have been developed to monitor the pipeline health as part of pipeline integrity management. A sound monitoring system will help pipeline operators to improve their maintenance programs.
This Pipeline Technology training course will highlight:
The main Pipeline Operation and Maintenance Problems
Pipeline Inspection and Testing Technology
Technologies used to monitor the pipeline health
Case Studies illustrating different Pipeline Inspection and Monitoring Methodologies
Integrity and Maintenance of Pipelines
What are the Goals?
This PetroKnowledge training course will help participants understand the main problems that occur during pipelines operation and different technologies used to monitor the health & threats of oil and gas pipelines. The participants will understand how these technologies will affect the maintenance program.
By the end of this Pipeline Technology training course, participants will be able to:
Understand the main problems during pipeline operation
Appreciate different techniques for pipeline inspection and technology
Learn about some case studies of pipeline problems during operation
Understand the threats to pipeline integrity
Appreciate how to improve the maintenance of oil and gas pipelines
Who is this Training Course for?
This Pipeline Technology training course is suitable for a wide range of professionals but will greatly benefit:
Pipeline Engineers who want to expand their knowledge in the pipeline industry
Engineers working in oil & gas integrity departments
Operation and 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 Pipeline Technology training course will utilize a variety of proven adult learning techniques to ensure maximum understanding, comprehension, and retention of the information presented including:
Competency assurance tests including pre-assessment and post-assessment tests
The daily session 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 and lessons learnt from the work domain. This adds greater relevancy to the content.
This Pipeline Technology training course will effectively impact the organization by understanding the different technologies of monitoring pipeline health and how this will affect the organization maintenance programs. The course will further consolidate the following:
Main problems during pipeline operation and how to avoid or reduce them
Old and new technologies used to monitor the health of pipelines
Main techniques used to test pipeline integrity
Pipeline maintenance and repair
Case studies illustrating different technologies for pipeline inspection
Upon successful completion of this PetroKnowledge training course, participants will be able to comprehend and effectively manage the challenges and risks encountered during the development and operation of pipeline projects within their organizations.
The Pipeline Technology training course is very comprehensive and will address the inspection methodologies and risk-based inspection for pipelines so that participants of any engineering discipline will have a rounded knowledge about oil and gas pipeline risk.
Day One: Pipeline Operation and Maintenance Problems
Pipeline Health Status Globally
Global Pipeline Inspection and Monitoring Standards and Specifications
Heat Transfer and Thermal Insulation
Wax and Asphaltenes
Erosion and Sand Management
Day Two: Pipeline Inspection and Testing Technology
Thermoplastic liners for oilfield pipelines
Inspection and monitoring
Eddy current testing in pipeline inspection
Non-Destructive tests (NDT) and Non-Destructive Examination (NDE) techniques and technologies
Ultrasonic monitoring of pipeline wall thickness
Day Three: Pipeline Health Monitoring Technology
Different technologies of monitoring
Advantages and disadvantages of leakage monitoring methods for oil and gas pipelines
Performance indicators of some monitoring methods
Health monitoring technology based on artificial intelligence
Pipeline leak detection
Day Four: Case Studies of Pipeline Inspection and Monitoring
Case histories of pipeline failure
Closed-Circuit Television (CCTV) Inspection
Magnetic Flux Leakage Inspection
Remote Field Eddy Current
Pipeline Monitoring in the Landslide Sections
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
Managing of aging pipelines
Risk Management of Pipelines
On successful completion of this training course, a PetroKnowledge Certificate will be
awarded to the delegates