YPAC Events

  • Would you like to witness a live destructive pipeline burst test? Come visit C-FER’s full-scale pipeline testing laboratory on April 17th for the unique opportunity to tour the laboratory and to observe a live destructive pipeline burst test.  Attendees will hear a presentation about how full-scale testing is used to calibrate and verify engineering models, […]

  • Have you ever wondered how pipelines make money? The Young Pipeliners Association of Canada (YPAC) is proud to present the second session of the 2018 Industry Impact Series in Calgary. In this presentation, László Varsányi, Vice President, Mainline Tolling Strategy from Enbridge Inc, will provide real world examples that compare and contrast how pipelines make money.  Cutting through the jargon, the […]

  • Our 6th Golf Tournament in support of the Young Pipeliners Association of Canada (YPAC) will be held on Sunday, September 23, 2018 – 11am shotgun start – at the WinterGreen Golf Course.  Net proceeds from this tournament will help support the growth and professional development of Young Pipeliners as they build their careers in this […]

  • The AWS Alberta Section, in a joint meeting venture with the Young Pipeliners Association of Canada (YPAC) invite you to join us for a fun night out of networking, pub grub and “beverages” on March 14, 2018 at the NEST Pub on the NAIT main campus. While typical dinner meetings include a guest speaker, we […]

  • This one day seminar is essential for anyone involved in the oil & gas pipeline industry. Whether your responsibilities entail operations, design, construction, QC inspection, or project management, this seminar will provide a comprehensive knowledge base for the scope, definitions and applications of CSA Z662-15 principles. Focusing on the general requirements of the oil and […]

  • DESCRIPTION YPAC is very happy to partner with The International Pressure Equipment Integrity Association (IPEIA), and uAlberta’s Mechanical Engineering Club in offering of a pre-professional development course on engineering and code essentials for the Oil & Gas industry for students. Course Content: Utilization of the pressure equipment and pipeline codes and regulations in engineering practice. […]

  • YPAC is excited to promote an event by Northern Alberta Section of ASME Why do so many mechanical engineers rely on error-prone, limited and often paper-based legacy calculation methods, like Microsoft® Excel® spreadsheets or even a programming language like Fortran? Learn More… Date: Wednesday, 24 January 2018 Time:  5:00 PM (MDT) Location: uAlberta Registration: Here  

  • YPAC is excited to promote an event by Alberta Energy Students Association and Wood Mackenzie Group: Where is the energy industry going? Have you wondered about how much oil and natural gas we will be using in the future? What about gasoline use or plastics production? How will renewables and electric vehicles affect energy demand? What will Canada’s […]

  • Do you want to know about YPAC’s Goals and Objectives? Do you want to become an executive member of YPAC? The Young Pipeliner’s Association of Canada (YPAC) in Calgary is pleased to invite you to the 2017 Annual General Meeting. We will share with you our achievements from this year and explain what the new […]

  • Interested in understanding the core systems which keep our pipeline systems healthy and operable? Come join us for the Third Session of the 2017 YPAC Pipeline Lifecycle Series on Digital Pipelines. From controlling field devices, to the future of immediate and continuous reporting, the implementation of layered smart applications for control, monitoring and optimized operation are at the forefront of […]