This is the second time that board of directors of IPLOCA
are holding their meeting in Oman.
Since the associationEoe1/4aos inception in 1966, IPLOCA
members have shared ideas, networked and built business relationships with others in the industry through their membership.
Health & Safety Award, sponsored by Chevron, went to Max Streicher GmbH & Co.
Doug Evans, president of the IPLOCA
and CEO of Gulf Interstate Engineering, emphasized in his speech that Herrenknecht Pipe Express can make a key contribution to environmental protection in pipeline projects.
maintains a close relationship with its sister associations, Pipe Line Contractors Association (PLCA), Pipe Line Contractors Association of Canada (PLCAC), Distribution Contractors Association (DCA), Australian Pipelines and Gas Association (APGA), DCA-Europe, Pipeline Industries Guild (PIG), Russian Oil & Gas Contractors Union (ROGCU) and various other allied associations.
He started attending IPLOCA
meetings 15 years ago, initially with the purpose of networking, but soon learned to appreciate the IPLOCA
family not only for business opportunities but also for the interesting people.
is a 50 year old institution which has carried out a huge amount of work in the pipeline industry.
Trauner largely credits the contacts and friendships he developed at IPLOCA
meetings and conventions for the company's recent industry acquisitions.
We will be announcing the students selected to receive the first IPLOCA
scholarships, and will be releasing the mobile app of the 4th edition of the best practices book The Road to Success.
The past president of IPLOCA
, Adam Wynne Hughes, has also joined CRC-Evans as managing director of the company's Inspection Group.
Sharing information amongst all IPLOCA
members; the winning entries are available online and all other submissions for awards are made available to our members upon request.
commits to promoting safety and developing methods to reduce accidents, protect the environment and support local communities affected by pipeline construction.