International Projects

Pipeline Strategy and Integrity Management

Program filled and closed for 2019 - future dates to be determined.

2-week Program: September 16 to September 27, 2019

(Edmonton, Jasper/Banff, Calgary)

This two-week program is designed to-develop managerial and technical acumen of professionals working in the liquids and gas transmission pipeline industry. The program integrates the teaching and technical know-how of professionals in energy executive education and experts in pipeline integrity, from technical and asset management perspectives. The program's first week opens with a discussion of global trends and emerging issues and continues with a primer in professional business knowledge and skills for engineering managers. The second week is an overview of major areas of technical concerns for all in the industry.

Key program elements:

  • Linked training blocs from core areas of strategic management including:
    • global trends and emerging issues
    • regulatory frameworks
    • pipeline terminal management
    • supply chain management
    • operations training via pipeline simulations
    • tolling, tariff and regulatory transportation concerns
    • pipeline project and integrity management
    • in-line inspection and leak detection
  • Case studies, developed and presented within peer teams
  • Rotation to key Alberta petroleum sites:
    • administrative capital (Edmonton)
    • industry headquarters (Calgary)
    • Rocky Mountains (double occupancy) OR the Alberta Oilsands