Pipeline Pigging & Integrity Management Conference
plus Training Courses and Exhibition
George R. Brown Convention Center and the Marriott Marquis Hotel
February 27 - March 2, 2017


Advanced Pipeline Risk Management

"The course was very informative in that it provided a wide variety of perspectives on Risk analysis and a comparison of the pros and cons of each."
J. Roberts

"The course was enjoyable and very thorough. I was initially concerned that there would be little applicability of the information for me (offshore focus) but I was quite wrong."
J. E.Hults, E.I.T.
Senior Specialist
Risk & Integrity Management

API 1173: Pipeline Safety Management Systems

"The course content, facilitator and venue all exceeded my expectations.”
Chris Martinez

Defect Assessment in Pipelines

"Great Course! Teacher Phil Hopkins very patient and knowledgeable-explained difficult concepts very well."

"I appreciated the instructor's ability to answer technical, metallurgical's critical that the person teaching the course is able to do this, to expand on the concepts discussed beyond the information presented in the slides. Phil did a great job of this."

"Surpassed my best expectations"

"I thoroughly enjoyed the content and the presentation. Hats off to Prof. Hopkins"
A. Ellison
Pipeline Integrity Coordinator
Centurion Pipeline L.P.

"Excellent class, good blend of teaching and student participation"
M. Odigie
Elf Petroleum Nigeria Limited

Hydrostatic Testing of Pipelines

“Hands on. Real-world examples. Interactive. This course improved my understanding of the elements involved in the hydrostatic testing of pipelines.”
– Ehren Koelsch

Introduction to Excavation Inspection & Applied NDE for Pipeline Integrity Assessment

"The course was an excellent overview of the tasks of a pipeline integrity engineer, reinforcing the confidence and intellect behind daily project decisions. It also provided a forum for recent developments in the industry, as well as share thoughts with others."

"Great topics and use of case studies and actual hands on NDE equipment... . Presenters were extremely knowledgeable and took the time to explain things. The hands on was great.
Brian Bruce

Managing Cracks and Seam Weld Anomalies on Pipelines

"Very good course and well taught; numerous takeaways to review and use to be a better operator.
Erick Hallett

"Really informative and well organized. The presentation was high quality."
Cassandra Stacey

Pigging & In-line Inspection

“All instructors have a high level of knowledge and teach with confidence.”
Randall Heath

"Time well spent!! Very comprehensive and detailed. Do not change a thing!"
J. Ryman

"I came with very high expectations and was not disappointed. I have been presenting adult education for 10yrs. Very professional from introduction to closing "
D. Hennerbichler

"Good speakers who know their stuff"
I. King

Pipeline Integrity Management

"Pleasant, interactive, sincere and extremely knowledgeable are all qualities that help make an instructor good. Dr. Murray was great."
Travis Hallam

"The instructor was excellent. I like that he pushed us hard to maximize value.
Olin Valby

"Excellent course! So much of the material applies to what I do at work. Alan is good speaker, funny and very knowledgeable.
Travers Schwarz

Pipeline Repair Methods, Hot Tapping, and In-Service Welding

"Bill Bruce is an obvious expert on in-service welding. Confident delivery of presentation. I enjoyed learning from him."
D. M. Halferty
Plains All American
Pipeline Integrity Specialist

"Great Course! Bill Bruce did an excellent job. I look forward to future courses"
P. Kenny
Welding Opeartions Lead
National Grid

"Found the information on Procedure Development & Qualification very useful for practical application"
C. Hartig
Sr. Specialty Engineer
Xcel High Pressure Gas

Safety and Engineering Assessment of Onshore Pipeline Gathering Systems

"Excellent course; very helpful summary of the RP, especially the sections on history and how to comply."
Jake Murray

"The instructor was excellent with relative experiences and stories."
Gary Peterson

“Bryan Melan knows his stuff. Lots of good updates and lots of good comprehensive info.”"
Dave Agerton


Join these industry-leading solution providers at PPIM 2017

  • Absolute Pipeline Integrity
  • Ceco
  • Clariant
  • Deyuan Petroleum & Gas Engineering Co., Ltd.
  • Direct Integrity
  • Drinkwater
  • Linde
  • Northern A-1
  • Proact
  • Subsea
  • TRC

 Organized by:

Clarion Technical Conferences     Tiratsoo Technical

 Platinum Elite Sponsor


 Platinum Sponsors

Precision Pigging     Riccardelli Consulting Services, Inc (RCS)

Gold Sponsor


 Silver Sponsors

A. Hak    N-Spec      TD Williamson       Circor Energy - Pipeline Engineering.png

WI-FI Sponsor

Supported by:

Pipelines International    PIPE     Journal of Pipeline Engineering    Pipeline & Gas Journal    the In Line Inspection Association     Oil & Gas Journal     PRCI     PPSA     North American Pipelines Inspectioneering Latincorr