INGAA Locks Horns with PHMSA
- Major New Pipeline Safety Program Being Readied By PHMSA. Barlas, Stephen // Underground Construction;Dec2013, Vol. 68 Issue 12, p10
The article informs that the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), a U.S. Department of Transportation agency, is making new efforts to improve gas and oil pipeline safety, by previewing the Integrity Verification Process (IVP). It informs that the PHMSA published a...
- Government. // Pipeline & Gas Journal;Jan2015, Vol. 242 Issue 1, p10
The article offers U.S. government agencies news briefs related to oil industry as of January 1, 2015. Topics discussed include general agreement for Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's (FERC) proposal to improve coordination between gas suppliers and electric transmission providers,...
- Federal Excavation Requirements Imminent. Barias, Stephen // Underground Construction;Feb2013, Vol. 68 Issue 2, p14
The article informs that two advisory committees including the Interstate Natural Gas Association of America (INGAA) and the National Association of Pipeline Safety Representatives (NAPSR) has urged the government of the U.S. to make changes to the U.S. Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety...
- Feds Eyeing Tougher Safety Rules For Gas Pipes, Storage Units. LOBSENZ, GEORGE // Energy Daily;8/26/2011, Issue 164, p1
The article reports on the plan of the U.S. Transportation Department (DOT) to toughen federal safety regulations for a wide range of natural gas infrastructure following a pipeline accident in California in 2010. The agency's Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) is...
- Government. // Pipeline & Gas Journal;Aug2010, Vol. 237 Issue 8, p10
The article news briefs related to the involvement of the U.S. government in the pipeline industry. The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has expanded the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration's (PHMSA) transmission integrity management program. The Congress and the...
- Industry Unhappy with Proposed Rule on Notification. // Pipeline & Gas Journal;Nov2015, Vol. 242 Issue 11, p10
The article informs that the various pipeline industry such as Interstate Natural Gas Association of America has raised concern over the U.S. Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration proposed rule on limiting telephonic and electronic reporting of pipeline accidents and incidents.
- New Control Room Management Regulations Require Structured Management Approach. Byrd, W. R. // Pipeline & Gas Journal;Feb2010, Vol. 237 Issue 2, p32
The article focuses on the regulations of the new control room management (CRM) in the U.S. that require the structured management approach. It mentions that the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) has issued the regulations of the CRM. It notes that the regulations...
- INGAA Responds To NTSB Recommendations. // Underground Construction;Nov2011, Vol. 66 Issue 11, p5
The article offers information on the action plans of the Interstate Natural Gas Association of America (INGAA) which addresss the recommendations of the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB).
- New safety requirements set for Keystone pipeline. LOWY, JOAN // Farm & Dairy;7/10/2014, Vol. 100 Issue 42, pC11
The article reports that the Federal Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, safety regulators, have added safety requirements for proposed construction of Keystone XL oil pipeline by TransCanada Corp., on potentials dangers of construction defects on its Canada-to-Texas project.