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CH2M Expands U.S. Pipeline and Facilities Engineering Team

CH2M named KC Yost, a 40-year industry veteran who recently joined the firm after 18 years at Wood Group Mustang, to lead the new U.S. pipeline and facilities engineering capabilities group in Houston. Yost is recognized as a pipeline and facilities technical…

House Committee Unanimously Approves Pipeline Safety Bill

April 21, 2016 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering, Pipelines

Washington, DC - The Transportation and Infrastructure Committee today unanimously approved bipartisan legislation to reauthorize the Department of Transportation’s…

Senate Unanimously Passes Safe Pipes Act

March 6, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Pipelines

The U.S. Senate unanimously passed the Safe Pipes act on Friday, including funds to investigate and review the Aliso Canyon gas leak. The Securing America's…

University of Saskatchewan Engineers Receive Funds for Pipeline Research and Environmental Protection

March 2, 2016 - in Maintenance, Pipelines

University of Saskatchewan researchers working to protect the environment from oil and mining contamination and improve nuclear power technology have received a $1.5 million boost from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC).…

Governor Brown Issues Order on Aliso Canyon Gas Leak

January 7, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Pipelines

SACRAMENTO - Given the prolonged and continuing duration of the Aliso Canyon gas leak and at the request of residents and local officials, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today issued a proclamation that declares the situation an emergency and details the administration's…

Read Pressures Wirelessly Anytime and Anywhere

December 9, 2015 - in Maintenance, Pipelines, Products, Sensors, Water

CINCINNATI, Ohio, December 9, 2015 – The new CirrusSense™ wireless router provides a gateway for remote pressure readings, diagnostics, and immediate email/text alarm alerts transmitted by CirrusSense™ pressure transducers. Introduced and demonstrated…

New ASTM International Standard Supports Use of Synthetic Fiber in Concrete Pipes

November 18, 2015 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering, Pipelines

A new ASTM International standard will support the sustainability and resiliency of concrete pipes that are reinforced by synthetic fibers. The new standard (soon to be approved as C1818, Specification for Rigid Synthetic Fiber Reinforced Concrete Culvert,…

Envirosight Opens Portland Marketing Office

PORTLAND, Ore., Oct. 12, 2015—Envirosight opened a new office in Portland on Sept. 15, 2015. The 1,200 square feet office space is located on Northeast Killingsworth Street, and will primarily house the environmental inspection technology company’s Marketing…

PHMSA Doubles Awards to Universities for Pipeline Safety Research

October 1, 2015 - in Analysis, Corporate, Maintenance, Pipelines

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration today awarded nearly $2 million to 11 universities to research new ideas and technologies that will improve the safety of the nation’s energy…

Study Calls for Replacement of Natural Gas Pipelines to Reduce GHG Emissions

September 23, 2015 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Pipelines

Houston, Sept. 22, 2015—As energy industry and government officials alike wrestle with the best way to limit the release of methane into the atmosphere, a new study reveals that US cities with programs calling for the replacement of aging natural gas pipeline…