DOT Workshop A La Carte

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What you'll learn

  • Introduction to Energy Pipelines
    • Types of Energy Pipelines
    • Pipeline Regulations (and who regulates)
  • Pipeline Safety in Context
    • So, why have Pipeline Regulations?
    • Who Regulates Pipelines?
  • Pipeline Regulatory Agencies
    • DOT, DOI, EPA, DHS, DOL and State Agencies Roles
  • Offshore Jurisdictions – Details
    • PHMSA vs State vs DOI
    • Pipelines (Segment # 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 & 6)
    • State Regulated Pipelines

Time: 1h 1m
Price: $200

What you'll learn

  • PHMSA Jurisdiction Basics
    • Federal / State Jurisdiction
    • Interstate / Intrastate Delineation
    • State Agency Roles
    • State Regulations
  • PHMSA Regulatory Overview
    • PHMSA Regulatory Scope
    • Code of Federal Regulations (CFR)
    • Federal Register (FR)
    • PHMSA Regulations
    • National Pipeline Registry
  • Key Definitions
    • What is a “Pipeline Facility”?
    • Onshore / Offshore
    • Commercially Navigable Waters
    • Key Liquid Pipeline Definitions 195.2

Time: 1h 5m
Price: $200

What you'll learn

  • Stress
    • Pipe Stress Analysis – Barlow Equation
  • Yield Strength and SMYS
    • What is Yield Strength (YS)?
    • What is SMYS?
  • %SMYS
    • What is %SMYS?
    • %SMYS Calculation
    • Example Low Stress Pipelines

Time: 0h 31m
Price: $150

What you'll learn

  • Class Location (Gas Only)
    • Why do I care about Class Location?
    • Class Location Definition (Gas)
    • Class Location Unit
    • Continuous Sliding Mile

Time: 0h 27m
Price: $150

What you'll learn

  • Gas Pipeline Jurisdiction Basics
    • PHMSA – Regulated Gas?
    • Types of Gas Pipelines: Why do I care?
  • Production Determination – Gas
    • What are “Producer Pipelines”?
    • End of Production
  • Gas Gathering Determination
    • What is Gathering?
    • End of Gathering – Gas Processing, Gas Treatment, Commingling and Pipeline Connection
  • Regulated Onshore Gas Gathering
    • Type A, Type B, Type C and Type R Gas Gathering lines
    • What regulations apply?
    • Enhanced regulation exemption opportunities.
    • What other exemptions apply to regulated Gas Gathering Lines?
    • Composite Materials (CM)
    • Compliance Deadlines
  • Gas Pipeline : Transmission or Distribution?
    • Gas Transmission, Gas Distribution and Farm Taps

Time: 1h 52m
Price: $400

What you'll learn

  • Liquid Jurisdiction Basics
  • Type of Liquid Pipelines
  • Liquid Pipeline Jurisdiction
    • Jurisdiction – Exemptions
    • Low stress piping (steel only)
    • Regulated low stress pipelines
    • Specifically regulated liquid pipelines
  • Breakout Tanks

Time: 1h 7m
Price: $200

What you'll learn

  • PHMSA Regulations
    • Type of Regulations
    • Standard Incorporated by Reference (IBR)
    • Major programs required by PHMSA
    • DOT / PHMSA Inspection Checklists
    • DOT / PHMSA Enforcement Guidance
    • Advisory Bulletins / FAQs / LOIs
    • Compliance Program Elements
  • Reporting Requirements
    • Reports
    • Annual Reports
    • Gas Pipeline Incident Reporting Triggers
    • Hazardous Liquids Accident Spill Reporting Triggers
    • Reporting for Gravity and Unregulated Gathering Lines
    • Accident/Incident Notification Time Limit
    • Safety-Related Conditions (SRCs)
    • PHMSA Notification
    • Operator IS (OPID) Related Reports
    • National Pipeline Mapping System

Time: 1h 7m
Price: $200

What you'll learn

  • Gas Pipelines: Establishing MAOP
    • MAOP / MOP Overview
  • Design Pressure
    • MAOP Value
    • Design of Steel Pipe
    • Pipe Specification
    • Design Pressure
  • Test Pressure / Test Factors
  • Pre-Regulation Pipe: 5 Year Maximum Pressure limit
  • Maximum Safe Pressure
  • Grandfathered MAOP
  • MAOP Summary

Time: 0h 53m
Price: $200

What you'll learn

  • Gas Pipelines: Establishing MAOP
    • MAOP / MOP Overview
  • Design Pressure
    • MAOP Value
    • Design of Steel Pipe
    • Pipe Specification
    • Design Pressure
  • Test Pressure / Test Factors
  • Pre-Regulation Pipe: 5 Year Maximum Pressure limit
  • Maximum Safe Pressure
  • Grandfathered MAOP
  • MAOP Summary

Time: 0h 53m
Price: $200

What you'll learn

  • Design and Construction
  • Highlights
  • Joining and Welding
  • Construction Pressure Testing
  • Construction Inspection / Issues

Time: 1h 46m
Price: $400

What you'll learn

  • Corrosion Control
    • Types of Corrosion
    • External Coatings
    • Cathodic Protection Overview
    • Cathodic Protection Requirements
    • Internal Corrosion
    • Misc. Inspection and Records
    • Evaluation of Metal Loss
    • PHMSA Guidance

Time: 1h 39m
Price: $300

What you'll learn

  • Operation and Maintenance
    • O&M Procedure
    • Equipment Inspections
    • Breakout Tank Inspections (Liquid only)
    • Underground Gas Storage
    • Pipe Repair
    • Gas Odorization and Leak Surveys
    • ROW Inspections
    • Pipeline Markers
    • Class Location Changes

Time: 1h 51m
Price: $400

What you'll learn

  • Emergency Response
    • Emergency Procedures
    • Guidance on Emergency Response (ER)
    • Notification of Public Safety Access Point
    • Pipeline Security
    • PHMSA Enforcement Guidance
  • Spill Response (Oil)
    • Response Plans for Onshore Oil Pipelines
    • Plan Submittal Exemptions
    • Significant and Substantial
    • Worst Case Discharge
    • Plans Contents
    • Oil Spill Response Drills
    • Oil Pollution Act (OPA) -90 Plans : Liquid
    • Oil Spill Plan Improvements

Time: 1h 6m
Price: $200

What you'll learn

  • Damage Prevention Requirements
    • Damage Prevention Program
    • Damage Prevention laws
    • PHMSA Enforcement Guidance
  • Damage Prevention In Reality
    • Line Locating: Art and Science
    • How to avoid excavation damage
    • Bad Design Assumptions
    • Damage Prevention Resources
  • GPS: Know the Details
    • Sources of GPS Error
    • GPS Nomenclature
    • GPS Use for One-Call

Time: 1h 14m
Price: $200

What you'll learn

  • Operator Qualification (OQ)
    • OQ Covered Tasks
    • OQ Program Provisions
    • OQ Evaluation
    • OQ Re-qualification Intervals
    • OQ Span of Control
    • OQ Record keeping
    • PHMSA Enforcement Guidance

Time: 0h 46m
Price: $200

What you'll learn

  • Drug and Alcohol
    • Drug and Alcohol Program
    • DOT Guidance
    • Post Accident Drug & Alcohol Testing

Time: 0h 26m
Price: $50

What you'll learn

  • Public Awareness
    • Program Components
    • Program Process Guide
    • Key Stakeholder Audiences
    • Delivery Methods and Media
    • Program Record Keeping
    • Program Evaluation
    • Public Awareness Resources
    • PHMSA Enforcement Guidance

Time: 0h 38m
Price: $100

What you'll learn

  • Control Room Management (CRM)
    • Why CRM Regulations?
    • What is a SCADA System?
    • A Simple SCADA Diagram
    • What the controller sees
    • RP 1165: Examine this SCADA screen
    • CRM Rule Elements
    • CRM Rulemaking by FAQ
    • PHMSA Enforcement Guidance

Time: 1h 48m
Price: $300

What you'll learn

  • Overview
  • Assessment Methods
  • Gas Transmission Rule
  • Liquid Transmission Rule
  • Gas Distribution Rule (DIMP)
  • Integrity Management Outside HCA’s
  • Texas Intra‐State Integrity Management Program

Time: 2h 44m
Price: $600

What you'll learn

  • PHMSA Enforcement
    • PHMSA Enforcement Proceedings
    • PHMSA Civil Penalties
    • Federal Criminal Penalties
    • Proposed Fines
    • Recent Enforcement Examples
    • State Enforcement Examples
    • Proposed Civil Penalties
    • Cost of Compliance
    • Recent Criminal Charges

Time: 0h 51m
Price: $100

What you'll learn

  • Gas MEGA Rule RIN 2
  • Valves and Rupture Detection
  • Hazardous Liquid Regulatory Reform
  • Gas Regulatory Reform
  • Class Location Change Alternatives
  • Miscellaneous Pending or Anticipated Changes and Developments

Time: 1h 29m
Price: $300