Oil and Gas Pipelines Industry Outlook in South and Central America, 2012 - Details of Operating and Planned Crude Oil, Petroleum Products and Natural Gas Pipelines to 2015
- Published: March 2012
- Region: America, Central America
Pipeline engineering requires an understanding of a wide range of topics. Operators must take into account numerous pipeline codes and standards, calculation approaches, and reference materials in order to make accurate and informed decisions.
A Quick Guide to Pipeline Engineering provides concise, easy-to-use, and accessible information on onshore and offshore pipeline engineering. Topics covered include: design; construction; testing; operation and maintenance; and decommissioning.
Basic principles are discussed and clear guidance on regulations is provided, in a way that will prove useful to both engineers and students.
- Provides concise, easy-to-use, and accessible information on onshore and offshore pipeline engineering
- Topics covered include design, construction, testing, operation, maintenance and decommissioning
- Basic principles are discussed and clear guidance on regulations is provided
Principles of pipeline design
Pipeline construction and risk assessment techniques
Pressure testing and commissioning
Pipeline condition monitoring and repair methods
Pipeline decommissioning and industry developments.