Regulatory Requirements for Upstream Oil & Gas Pipeline Operators: A review of the Alberta and BC Pi

Venue: Calgary

Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Event Date/Time: Sep 19, 2012
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Course Description
This one day course will focus on the the regulatory requirements that upstream oil and gas companies must adhere to if they are registered owners or licensed to operate pipelines in either Alberta or British Columbia. The importance of knowing the Pipeline Acts, Directives and CSA Z662 are integral to safe pipeline operation and will lead to being in compliance with all regulations. The consequences of non-compliance to regulations will be addressed as well.

Who Should Attend

Upstream Oil and Gas companies that own and operate pipelines in Alberta and B.C
VP of Operations
VP Engineering
Manager of Operations
Superintendants of Operations
EH&S Managers
Regulatory Affairs Managers

Course Outline

Introduction to the course
Defining the regulations and background behind the regulations
Defining the requirements and governing bodies that enforce the policies.
Outlining the compliance issues as well as the non-compliance consequences
Understanding of responsibilities for the company as well its staff
Outlining proper operator techniques for the safe and compliant operations of pipelines
Focus on the Operating and Maintenance of pipelines from a regulatory perspective
Focus on the requirements of instituting a working Integrity program through to a risk analysis for a company’s pipelines
Understanding the implications of the new CSA Z662-11 to your operations

What You Will Learn

Responsibilities of pipeline owners
Consequences on non compliance
Proper development of an Operations and Maintenance Program
Development of an Integrity program that meets all regulatory requirements



Additional Information

Instructor: Ben Visser Dates: September 19, 2012 Location: Calgary, AB Price: $695 CAD [b]For More Information or to Register:[/b]