Preliminary Event Summary:

Join the Young Pipeliners Association of Canada (YPAC) for Week 2 of the CEPA Foundation Pipelines 101 series. The evening will begin with a presentation by Matt Teevens titled Pipelines Construction 101.

  • Date & Time: September 16, 2021, from 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM (MST)
  • Location: Zoom Webinar
  • Cost: Free (Advance Registration Required)
  • Webinar Registration here.

About The Presentation: 

This presentation will help provide a basic understanding of the field work involved in the construction of large diameter transmission pipelines.

About the Speakers:

Matt Teevens is a professional engineer with an engineering degree from University of Calgary. He joined TC Energy in 2007. Matt has a passion for project management, and spent more than a decade managing pipeline and facility projects in both Canada and the United States within the natural gas and liquids businesses. Currently Matt works as technical advisor focusing on strategy to improve contracting and execution of pipeline construction projects.

Janel Wageman holds a Mechanical Engineering degree from University of Western Ontario, and has more than 30 years of experience in the Oil & Gas Industry. Janel began her career in Ontario with Union Gas, worked for various EPC companies across Canada before joining TC Energy this past year in the Construction & Commissioning Excellence team. Her experience includes work on Natural Gas for Vehicles, Facilities Planning, Operations, Engineering and Construction in both the heavy oil and natural gas businesses. Janel is proud of the thousands of kilometers of pipelines including those through challenging terrain built with her engineering advice.

Event Agenda:

  • 7:00 PM – Welcome and Introduction
  • 7:10 PM – Presentation by Matt Teevens and Janel Wageman: Pipeline Construction 101
  • 8:00 PM – Event Conclusion