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Peter Tanchak and Kevin Tsang: Distinguished Young Pipeliner Awards 2019

At the 2019 YPAC Conference, Peter Tanchak and Kevin Tsang were presented with the 2019 Distinguished Young Pipeliner Awards.

From left: Molly Beckel (awards organizer), Peter Tanchak, and Kevin Tsang

Both Peter and Kevin have supported YPAC since its founding in 2012.

Peter

Peter is an avid golfer, a… Read More

At the 2019 YPAC Conference, Peter Tanchak and Kevin Tsang were presented with the 2019 Distinguished Young Pipeliner Awards.

From left: Molly Beckel (awards organizer), Peter Tanchak, and Kevin Tsang

Both Peter and Kevin have supported YPAC since its founding in 2012.

Peter

Peter is an avid golfer, a…

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Pipelines International – Young Pipeliner News

Updates from Sarah Vandaiyar, Stella Cunha, and Tran Mah-Paulson for YPAC, along with YPPE (Europe), YPP USA, and YPF (Australia)

You can read the full Pipelines International Summer 2019 edition here: https://www.pipelinesinternational.com/magazines/summer-2019/Read More

Updates from Sarah Vandaiyar, Stella Cunha, and Tran Mah-Paulson for YPAC, along with YPPE (Europe), YPP USA, and YPF (Australia)

You can read the full Pipelines International Summer 2019 edition here: https://www.pipelinesinternational.com/magazines/summer-2019/

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TMEP Approval: YPAC Releases Statement

On June 18, Cabinet approved the TransMountain Expansion Project

YPAC is encouraged by the federal government’s decision to approve the Trans Mountain Expansion Project and calls on federal leaders to ensure that the regulatory process does not constrain Canada’s ability to retain top talent to carry Canada to a low-carbon… Read More

On June 18, Cabinet approved the TransMountain Expansion Project

YPAC is encouraged by the federal government’s decision to approve the Trans Mountain Expansion Project and calls on federal leaders to ensure that the regulatory process does not constrain Canada’s ability to retain top talent to carry Canada to a low-carbon…

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YPAC at the Senate – Bill C-48

Nancy Manchak, Edmonton Chapter Chair, testifies about the impact of the oil tanker moratorium on young pipeliners. Read her full statement here!

My name is Nancy Manchak, and I am a Professional Engineer working in the Canadian pipeline sector.  I am also the Edmonton Chapter Chair of a non-profit called… Read More

Nancy Manchak, Edmonton Chapter Chair, testifies about the impact of the oil tanker moratorium on young pipeliners. Read her full statement here!

My name is Nancy Manchak, and I am a Professional Engineer working in the Canadian pipeline sector.  I am also the Edmonton Chapter Chair of a non-profit called…

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YPAC at the Senate: Bill C-69

On Tuesday, April 9th, YPAC spoke to the Senate Committee on Energy, the Environment, and Natural Resources about Bill C-69.

YPAC encourages members to learn more about Bill C-69.  Want to learn more about how energy policy impacts you?  YPAC is hosting an Energy Policy 101 event on April… Read More

On Tuesday, April 9th, YPAC spoke to the Senate Committee on Energy, the Environment, and Natural Resources about Bill C-69.

YPAC encourages members to learn more about Bill C-69.  Want to learn more about how energy policy impacts you?  YPAC is hosting an Energy Policy 101 event on April…

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Sarah Vandaiyar: Oil and gas a great career for young professionals

Oil and natural gas provide opportunities and challenges for young professionals looking to grow, make a difference.  https://context.capp.ca/interviews/2019/video_sarah-vandaiyar

Sarah Vandaiyar is a pipeline engineer with TransCanada. She recently spoke with CAPP (Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers) about working in the industry.,  She says Canada’s oil and natural gas industry… Read More

Oil and natural gas provide opportunities and challenges for young professionals looking to grow, make a difference.  https://context.capp.ca/interviews/2019/video_sarah-vandaiyar

Sarah Vandaiyar is a pipeline engineer with TransCanada. She recently spoke with CAPP (Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers) about working in the industry.,  She says Canada’s oil and natural gas industry…

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Reaching Out Across Canada

On Feb 1-2, 2019, YPAC co-founder, Kevin Tsang, presented at the 11th annual Queen’s University Oil and Gas Speaker Series. This two day conference hosts speakers, recruiters, and Queen’s University alumni from across the world, sharing their experience, insight and knowledge of the oil and gas industry. Also presenting on topics in… Read More

On Feb 1-2, 2019, YPAC co-founder, Kevin Tsang, presented at the 11th annual Queen’s University Oil and Gas Speaker Series. This two day conference hosts speakers, recruiters, and Queen’s University alumni from across the world, sharing their experience, insight and knowledge of the oil and gas industry. Also presenting on topics in…

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YPAC Calgary Student Chapter Created!

YPAC is excited to announce that we are starting a dedicated University of Calgary Student’s Chapter!  Student volunteers are working towards improving outreach by:

Increasing event accessibilityDelivering content that with a student perspectiveConnecting students to the industry in meaningful ways

Stay tuned for our first event!… Read More

YPAC is excited to announce that we are starting a dedicated University of Calgary Student’s Chapter!  Student volunteers are working towards improving outreach by:

Increasing event accessibilityDelivering content that with a student perspectiveConnecting students to the industry in meaningful ways

Stay tuned for our first event!…

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Banff Pipeline Workshop

Are you looking to get more involved in the pipeline industry in 2019? YPAC has opportunities to volunteer with the Banff Pipeline Workshop that is taking place from April 8-11, 2019! Please email sarah.vandaiyar@ypacanada.com for more info.

More information available: https://www.banffpipelineworkshop.com/.


The program includes both working groups and tutorials.  As… Read More

Are you looking to get more involved in the pipeline industry in 2019? YPAC has opportunities to volunteer with the Banff Pipeline Workshop that is taking place from April 8-11, 2019! Please email sarah.vandaiyar@ypacanada.com for more info.

More information available: https://www.banffpipelineworkshop.com/.


The program includes both working groups and tutorials.  As…

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YPAC Government Engagement

We believe that the young pipeliner has a unique story to share – one that can shape Canada’s future!  YPAC wants to ensure that Young Pipeliners have a role in policy making and that their voice is heard.  That’s why we met with federal stakeholders in November.  A link to… Read More

We believe that the young pipeliner has a unique story to share – one that can shape Canada’s future!  YPAC wants to ensure that Young Pipeliners have a role in policy making and that their voice is heard.  That’s why we met with federal stakeholders in November.  A link to…