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The Rosen YPAC 5th Annual Golf Tournament Fundraiser!

Our 5th Annual Golf Tournament in support of the Young Pipeliners Association of Canada (YPAC) is fast approaching and will be held on Sunday, September 25, 2016 at the WinterGreen Golf Course. Net proceeds from this tournament and Silent Auction will help support the growth and professional development of Young… Read More

Our 5th Annual Golf Tournament in support of the Young Pipeliners Association of Canada (YPAC) is fast approaching and will be held on Sunday, September 25, 2016 at the WinterGreen Golf Course. Net proceeds from this tournament and Silent Auction will help support the growth and professional development of Young…

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Edmonton – Defect Assessment Course (Notice of Intent)

The University of Alberta is looking to launch and offer a certificate 3 day course on defect assessment of pipelines on November 7th 2016.

At the end of the 3 days, there will be an assessment and a certificate will be provided to the students upon successful completion of the… Read More

The University of Alberta is looking to launch and offer a certificate 3 day course on defect assessment of pipelines on November 7th 2016.

At the end of the 3 days, there will be an assessment and a certificate will be provided to the students upon successful completion of the…

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Marine Pipeline Workshop

Have you ever wondered how different marine pipelines are?

The Young Pipeliner’s Association of Canada (YPAC) in Calgary is proud to present the Marine Pipeline workshop.

Rober Fahd, P.Eng., Subsea Pipelines Technical Lead for the Prince Rupert Gas Transmission Project in TransCanada will be providing an overview of the Engineering Design and Construction for Marine Pipelines as… Read More

Have you ever wondered how different marine pipelines are?

The Young Pipeliner’s Association of Canada (YPAC) in Calgary is proud to present the Marine Pipeline workshop.

Rober Fahd, P.Eng., Subsea Pipelines Technical Lead for the Prince Rupert Gas Transmission Project in TransCanada will be providing an overview of the Engineering Design and Construction for Marine Pipelines as…

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YPAC Pipeline Project Life Cycle Discussion Series – Pipeline and Facility Integrity

Have you ever wondered how pipelines and facilities are maintained throughout their lifetime? 

The Young Pipeliner’s Association of Canada (YPAC) in Calgary is proud to present the Pipeline Project Life Cycle Discussion Series held over lunch at the Calgary Petroleum Club. The Pipeline Project Life Cycle Discussion Series will provide insight from industry experts into various aspects of… Read More

Have you ever wondered how pipelines and facilities are maintained throughout their lifetime? 

The Young Pipeliner’s Association of Canada (YPAC) in Calgary is proud to present the Pipeline Project Life Cycle Discussion Series held over lunch at the Calgary Petroleum Club. The Pipeline Project Life Cycle Discussion Series will provide insight from industry experts into various aspects of…

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Pipeline HDD Crossing Workshop: Presented by CCI Solutions – Edmonton

YPAC and CCI Inc invite you to join us in a workshop to learn about Horizontal Directional Drilling.

In this workshop, CCI will present various Engineering and Construction activities that are required to complete trenchless and trenched crossings, including:… Read More

YPAC and CCI Inc invite you to join us in a workshop to learn about Horizontal Directional Drilling.

In this workshop, CCI will present various Engineering and Construction activities that are required to complete trenchless and trenched crossings, including:…

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Edmonton – Spring YPAC Mixer with the Young Professionals in Energy (Picture Posted!)

Event Description

Come out to enjoy a night of networking as Young Pipeliners Association of Canada (YPAC) teams up with Young Professionals in Energy (YPE) for a joint event. Not only will you be able to network with other energy professionals, but also hear tips from a Senior Human Resources… Read More

Event Description

Come out to enjoy a night of networking as Young Pipeliners Association of Canada (YPAC) teams up with Young Professionals in Energy (YPE) for a joint event. Not only will you be able to network with other energy professionals, but also hear tips from a Senior Human Resources…

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YEG: Implications of Pressure Fluctuations for Pipeline Integrity

Speaker: Dr. Weixing Chen

Dr. Weixing Chen is currently a professor in the Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering at the University of Alberta. His research on stress corrosion cracking of pipeline steels has been supported by various organizations including major Canadian pipeline operators, PRCI, US Department of Transportation and Natural… Read More

Speaker: Dr. Weixing Chen

Dr. Weixing Chen is currently a professor in the Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering at the University of Alberta. His research on stress corrosion cracking of pipeline steels has been supported by various organizations including major Canadian pipeline operators, PRCI, US Department of Transportation and Natural…

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YPAC Newsletter & Industry News

Well, we are pretty sure no one predicted 2016 would begin the way it has unfolded.  With 2015 behind us, it seems as though those still employed in oil and gas will have to hold on tight in 2016 too.  There is “blood on the streets” as many investors… Read More

Well, we are pretty sure no one predicted 2016 would begin the way it has unfolded.  With 2015 behind us, it seems as though those still employed in oil and gas will have to hold on tight in 2016 too.  There is “blood on the streets” as many investors…

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YEG: Experimental Evaluation of External Leak Detection Technologies for Liquid Hydrocarbon Pipelines

Speaker: Mathew Bussiere, Lead technical resource for leak detection research at C-FER

Topic: “Experimental Evaluation of External Leak Detection Technologies for Liquid Hydrocarbon Pipelines”

Pipeline leak detection systems are divided into internally and externally based systems. Conventional internal systems, which tend to use field instrumentation to monitor internal pipeline parameters,… Read More

Speaker: Mathew Bussiere, Lead technical resource for leak detection research at C-FER

Topic: “Experimental Evaluation of External Leak Detection Technologies for Liquid Hydrocarbon Pipelines”

Pipeline leak detection systems are divided into internally and externally based systems. Conventional internal systems, which tend to use field instrumentation to monitor internal pipeline parameters,…

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