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YPAC Work From Home Roundup 2: Staying Safe and Staying Sane

As we enter week four of working from home, and as we hear increasing reports that we have more weeks ahead us, we wanted to share insights from Tisha Schuller at Adamantine Energy

Tisha writes a great newsletter “Both of these things are true” (you can subscribe Read More

As we enter week four of working from home, and as we hear increasing reports that we have more weeks ahead us, we wanted to share insights from Tisha Schuller at Adamantine Energy

Tisha writes a great newsletter “Both of these things are true” (you can subscribe 

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YPAC’s Work From Home Week 1 Roundup: Pro-tips for success

2020 has shaped up to be a pretty wild ride so far, and COVID-19 is looking like it’s going to be a very interesting and lengthy chapter. Like many of you, your YPAC leadership team recently received the message to work from home. Now we’ve all done a day or… Read More

2020 has shaped up to be a pretty wild ride so far, and COVID-19 is looking like it’s going to be a very interesting and lengthy chapter. Like many of you, your YPAC leadership team recently received the message to work from home. Now we’ve all done a day or…

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YPAC wrap up of the CGA OIEC Calgary Conference

Thanks to a partnership between the Canadian Gas Association (CGA) and YPAC, Shubham Garg was invited to attend CGAs Operations, Engineering Integrity, and Construction (OEIC) conference in Calgary on February 26 and 27 (Day 2 and Day 3) in Calgary.  Shubham was one of three young pipeliners selected to attend… Read More

Thanks to a partnership between the Canadian Gas Association (CGA) and YPAC, Shubham Garg was invited to attend CGAs Operations, Engineering Integrity, and Construction (OEIC) conference in Calgary on February 26 and 27 (Day 2 and Day 3) in Calgary.  Shubham was one of three young pipeliners selected to attend…

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Calgary Gas Turbine Tour Event Summary

On February 27, the Young Pipeliners Association of Canada (YPAC) Calgary Chapter kicked off their 2020 Event Calendar. David Rogers, Senior Rotating Equipment Engineer, from TC Energy gave a great presentation on Gas Turbines and Centrifugal Compressors. The presentation highlighted the major components and operation of this essential pipeline equipment.… Read More

On February 27, the Young Pipeliners Association of Canada (YPAC) Calgary Chapter kicked off their 2020 Event Calendar. David Rogers, Senior Rotating Equipment Engineer, from TC Energy gave a great presentation on Gas Turbines and Centrifugal Compressors. The presentation highlighted the major components and operation of this essential pipeline equipment.…

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Edmonton Mackenzie River HDD Project Event Summary

On February 11, the Young Pipeliners Association of Canada (YPAC) Edmonton Chapter kicked off their 2020 Event Calendar by hosting Philip Hestvik for a fantastic Speaker event. Philip presented an overview of the 2018 Mackenzie River HDD Project completed by Enbridge in the Northwest Territories.

The presentation highlighted the… Read More

On February 11, the Young Pipeliners Association of Canada (YPAC) Edmonton Chapter kicked off their 2020 Event Calendar by hosting Philip Hestvik for a fantastic Speaker event. Philip presented an overview of the 2018 Mackenzie River HDD Project completed by Enbridge in the Northwest Territories.

The presentation highlighted the…

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What we learned from getting protested

YPAC President and CEO, Molly Beckel, recently moved to TC Energy’s Toronto-based commercial team as a Marketing Representative.  As part of her ongoing outreach activities, she often give talks (technical/non-technical) at educational institutions. In the past, these had all been Alberta-based. 

Molly was invited to speak to the Society of… Read More

YPAC President and CEO, Molly Beckel, recently moved to TC Energy’s Toronto-based commercial team as a Marketing Representative.  As part of her ongoing outreach activities, she often give talks (technical/non-technical) at educational institutions. In the past, these had all been Alberta-based. 

Molly was invited to speak to the Society of…

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Empowering Women & Girls in STEM

Recently, YPAC was invited to a discussion hosted by the US Consul General with NASA’s Dr. Fox to address empowering women & girls in STEM.

Kendra Ryan and Sarah Vandaiyar attended on behalf of YPAC. Dr. Fox discussed her journey in becoming the director of NADA’s Heliophysics Division, leading the… Read More

Recently, YPAC was invited to a discussion hosted by the US Consul General with NASA’s Dr. Fox to address empowering women & girls in STEM.

Kendra Ryan and Sarah Vandaiyar attended on behalf of YPAC. Dr. Fox discussed her journey in becoming the director of NADA’s Heliophysics Division, leading the…

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Thank you Rotork!

On November 7th, Rotork hosted YPAC Edmonton members for a Speaker Event and Facility Tour at their Edmonton location. The evening started with an overview of electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic actuator methods applicable to the pipeline sector. Ben Wanke, Rotork Senior Application Engineer,  continued the presentation by diving into technical… Read More

On November 7th, Rotork hosted YPAC Edmonton members for a Speaker Event and Facility Tour at their Edmonton location. The evening started with an overview of electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic actuator methods applicable to the pipeline sector. Ben Wanke, Rotork Senior Application Engineer,  continued the presentation by diving into technical…

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YPAC Conference 2019!

Shaping the Future of the Pipeline Industry

Thank you so much to our conference attendees, speakers, volunteers, and sponsors for making the 2019 event at Hotel Arts an enormous success! 

Bhushan Ivaturi, Chris Foster, Chris Bloomer, Tisha Schuller, Carlos Murillo, Deanna Burgart, Alan Murray, Corey Richards, Matt Johnston, and Geoffrey Cann.… Read More

Shaping the Future of the Pipeline Industry

Thank you so much to our conference attendees, speakers, volunteers, and sponsors for making the 2019 event at Hotel Arts an enormous success! 

Bhushan Ivaturi, Chris Foster, Chris Bloomer, Tisha Schuller, Carlos Murillo, Deanna Burgart, Alan Murray, Corey Richards, Matt Johnston, and Geoffrey Cann.…