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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The PHMSA “Mega Rule” in Practice

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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Important Information on PHMSA 192 Ruling

On October 1, 2019, the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) finalized a rule for gas transmission lines which has been in development for over eight years.  This rule, referred to by many as the “Gas Mega Rule”, is considered to be the most significant change to the existing gas pipeline regulations since 1970 […]

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Dynamic Risk Featured in CommonWealth Magazine’s Article “Gas Worker Union Chief Hails DPU’s New Attitude” Article

CommonWealth Magazine recently released an article entitled “Gas Worker Union Chief Hails DPU’s New Attitude” where Kathy Laflash, President of the New England Gas Workers Alliance, details Dynamic Risk’s study of a recent Merrimack Valley incident aimed at improving oversight of our natural gas infrastructure, preventing accidental emissions, and improving pipeline safety for workers and […]

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Dynamic Risk in the Community

With respect to these unprecedented times, we have taken steps to prioritize supporting the communities we live, work and operate in. Our involvement in such community programs ties in to our vision and values of Commitment, Integrity and Respect. Many individuals are still feeling the effects of COVID-19 and how it has impacted available resources […]

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New Technology Enablement Team Announcement

As part of our corporate vision to provide world-class pipeline integrity management solutions across our entire client portfolio, and our commitment to safe energy delivery, we have formalized a dedicated team to further advance innovation of our Technology Solutions. We are very pleased to announce the formation of our new Technology Enablement Department that will […]

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How to Break the Inspect-Repair Cycle – Stop the Madness

In order to comply with industry regulations and optimize pipeline operational expenditures, pipeline operators employ a Risk Based Inspection (RBI) process. This process: Produces a relative quantitative risk ranking of pipeline assets that can be used to allocate budget for integrity activities based on the inspection and monitoring data. Enables pipeline operators to use the […]

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Dynamic Risk Welcomes J.D. Kern to our Priority Services Team

We are pleased to announce that J.D. Kern has joined our Priority Services team and will serve as an Advisor to Dynamic Risk.  J.D. will be working closely with our Leadership Teams to further establish Dynamic Risk as an industry leader for pipeline integrity management. J.D. is a seasoned industry executive and business owner, founding […]

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Dynamic Risk’s Executive Vice President, Mr. Patrick Vieth, Receives the PRCI Distinguished Researcher Award at the 2020 Research Exchange Meeting

Patrick Vieth received the PRCI Distinguished Researcher Award last week at the Research Exchange Meeting (REX2020) that was held March 3rd– 4th in San Diego, California. Nominated by industry leaders and his fellow peers at PRCI, Pat received this award for the tremendous contributions he has made over the past decades to advance the pipeline […]

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