Pipeline Safety Standards and the Application of Engineering Assessments

Class Location Change – a Key Driver for Applying Engineering Assessments  Both Engineering Assessments (EA), as outlined in the CSA Z662 Canadian Oil & Gas Pipeline Standard and Engineering Critical Assessments (ECA), as outlined in the 49 CFR Part 192 US Gas Mega Rule are expected to be increasingly relied upon for demonstrating fitness-for-service and required safety levels to stakeholders including the public, regulators, customers, and the internal operating […]

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Upstream Gathering System Pipeline Integrity Management

Pipeline Integrity Management Solutions for Safe and Reliable Upstream Operations Upstream Asset Integrity teams are recognizing the need to have an improved understanding of their assets to protect capital investment, mitigate risk, ensure the safety of public, as well as adhere to new state/provincial and federal regulations. It is increasingly apparent that effectively managing pipeline integrity data, and ensuring efficient […]

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Canadian Pipeline Standards and Regulations: CSA Z662

What are the CSA Z662 Regulations and Why are They Important? In 2019, the Canadian Standards Association (CSA) released the 8th edition of Standard Z662: Oil and Gas Pipeline Systems. This most recent edition included a wide range of impacts on the energy industry with a combination of new and updated requirements, thereby identifying 18 significant changes from the 2015 edition. The key changes made that are of significance […]

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US Regulations: PHMSA’s Gas Mega Rule

PHMSA’s Final Ruling – What’s Next for Pipeline Operators It is important that Gas Transmission pipeline operators review the changes to 49 CFR Parts 191 and 192 and adjust integrity programs as necessary to achieve continued regulatory compliance. Gas Transmission operators should assess their readiness and align their current in-place integrity management programs and operating […]

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Corporate ESG Programs and Considerations

Supporting Pipeline Operators with their ESG Considerations and Programs Driven by a growing global energy demand, the rise in expectations placed on the energy sector from industry regulators, the investment community and public has created an increased awareness and sharper focus on corporate responsibility and environmental stewardship. Stakeholders across the pipeline asset value chain have […]

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Pipeline Integrity Consulting Services

Providing Premium Pipeline System Risk and Integrity Management Consulting Services   Dynamic Risk’s consulting services provide agile expertise at every stage of the pipeline operation lifecycle to help Transmission, Midstream and Upstream pipeline operators safely deliver the energy the world counts on. Our industry experts are dedicated to pipeline integrity management and work with operators across […]

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About our Pipeline Integrity Management Software for Transmission and Midstream operators

For over 25 years, Dynamic Risk has been the go-to pipeline integrity management software and solution provider for engineers and technical specialists working in the energy industry for the midstream and transmission markets. As new federal and state/provincial regulators impose new mandates, there is a continual need for operators to improve efficiencies while reducing costs […]

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Pipeline Risk and Integrity Management Services Across the Asset Lifecycle

Your success as a pipeline operator depends on making good decisions. The foundation of your decisions is accurate and timely data-driven information. That’s our role. Our consulting, along with our IRAS Suite of risk and integrity management applications, optimize risk-informed decisions through a pipeline asset’s entire life cycle. Pipeline risk assessments From gathering systems, midstream […]

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What you need to consider complying with the PHMSA Mega Rule

Preparing for PHMSA’s Mega Rule – Plan & Procedures Due July 1, 2021 It is important that prudent gas transmission pipeline operators review the changes to 49 CFR Parts 191 and 192 and adjust integrity programs as necessary to achieve continued regulatory compliance. The final rule, which came into effect on July 1, 2020, gas […]

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What’s next for pipeline operators?

Pipeline Regulations in the United States In the United States, regulations have been in place since the 1970’s and have evolved significantly over the past several decades. Congress has considered, adopted, and re-authorized a number of bills focused solely on improved pipeline safety. The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has put forward several recommendations to […]

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