YPAC Events

  • We have great volunteer opportunities available for the Banff Pipeline Workshop (April 13 – 16, 2015), complemented by free registration for all who volunteer. Once names are provided, promo codes will be created and sent to each individual. There are three types of positions available as listed below. If you are interested, please email Kacie at […]

  • Young Pipeliners, YPAC is excited to invite you to its first 2015 event, the Annual General Meeting! The AGM is your opportunity to review YPAC’s activities in the past year and stay in tune with YPAC’s future initiatives. We will also have Mark Podlasly, Sr. advisor to BC First Nations Energy and Mining Council and […]

  • It is that time of year again for our annual Young Pipeliners Association of Canada Ski Trip!  This year we are happy to announce that we will be heading to Revelstoke Mountain for some amazing skiing and snowboarding to experience the largest vertical in North America at 1713m. Here are the important details. When: Friday, […]

  • Registration has now opened for our final event of 2014, a dinner and speaker event at the University of Alberta Faculty Club on December 4th, with guest speaker Ken Paulson, COO of the BC Oil & Gas Commission!  The event is FREE however we require a $10 deposit during registration which will be refunded at […]

  • Pipeline Integrity is a uniquely North American concept that has only really existed as a structured practice for the last 15 years. What is Pipeline Integrity and why is this one of the fastest growing segments of the North American pipeline industry? What is the future of Pipeline Integrity? Greg Zinter, Manager of Pipeline Integrity […]

  • YPAC is excited to present an upcoming speaker session on “Challenges of the Canadian LNG Industry”! The talk will be given by Mel Johnson – General Manager of LNG Projects  for Spectra Energy. As a General Manager of LNG Projects for Spectra Energy, Mel is currently leading the charge on Spectra Energy’s Westcoast Connector Gas […]

  • YPAC is pleased to announce a tour of the TransCanada Turbines Overhaul Depot. The tour will provide our Young Pipeliners with an opportunity to see the process required to overhaul and repair gas turbines. This is a unique opportunity open for 20 individuals, the tour will cost $10 which you will be reimbursed for in […]

  • Event Details Come join the Young Piperliners Association of Canada on a site visit as we head from Edmonton down to NDT’s facility just south of the city to see and learn about In-Line Inspection (ILI) technologies for pipelines! Don’t miss this opportunity to see an ILI tool or ‘pig’ first-hand and to learn about […]

  • In order to welcome the new hires to the pipeline industry, YPAC has taken this opportune moment to have summer students, interns, young and well-seasoned pipeliners commingle at a networking event.  The primary objective is to have summer student/ coop students attend and network with young/ well-seasoned hires in the pipeline industry to learn about […]

  • Dear YPAC Members, The YPAC Calgary Industry Speaker Series would like to invite you to attend our upcoming event on the evening of Tuesday May 13th, 2014; Robert Jones a Senior Vice President at TransCanada Pipelines will speak. Robert will share his insights on the importance of energy infrastructure in North America and specifically how […]