Changing the basis for pipeline users?
- National pipeline mapping available soon. // Underground Construction;Nov97, Vol. 52 Issue 11, p6
Reports on the national pipeline mapping system under development by the US Department of Transportation's Office of Pipeline Safety.
- Pipeline operators must participate in one-call programs. // American Gas;Mar1998, Vol. 80 Issue 2, p14
Reports on a rule issued by the Department of Transportation requiring operators of onshore pipelines to participate in one-call damage prevention systems if such systems exist in their areas of operation. Number of one-call systems operating as of March 1998; States selected to participate in...
- Operators, regulators Strive To Eliminate Gray Areas In New DOT Regulations For Liquids Lines. Killins, Joe // Pipeline & Gas Journal;Jan2003, Vol. 230 Issue 1, p58
Examines the U.S. Department of Transportation regulations for hazardous liquid pipelines. Regulatory history; Gray areas in the regulations; Attempts to establish consistent national oversight.
- DOT Awards $1.9 Million For Pipeline Safety Research. // Pipeline & Gas Journal;Oct2003, Vol. 230 Issue 10, p2
Announces the recipients of U.S. Department of Transportation's Research and Special Programs Administration's transaction agreements for government-industry research and development projects for the safety and reliability of pipelines. Southwest Research Institute; Edison Welding Institute;...
- Little public interest in (or opposition to) pipeline demonstration program. // Pipeline & Gas Journal;Mar97, Vol. 224 Issue 3, p8
Reports on the concerns regarding the Department of Transportation's pipeline risk management demonstration program.
- DOT Proposes New Safety Requirements for Low-Stress Pipelines. // Professional Safety;Nov2006, Vol. 51 Issue 11, p43
The article reports on the need for pipeline operators to meet more rigorous safety requirements, including cleaning and continuous monitoring, along more than 1,200 miles of pipelines under a rule proposed by the Department of Transportation (DOT) in the U.S. DOT would regulate additional...
- Industry Safety Recognized. Johnson, Carl // Gases & Welding Distributor;Sep/Oct2001, Vol. 45 Issue 5, p60
Reports on the presentation of the 2001 Industrial Safety Achievements Award to the U.S. Department of Transportation, One DOT Initiative, Evaluation of Hazardous Materials Transportation Programs. Sponsors of the award; Purpose of the One DOT initiative; Members of the panel of judges; Support...
- Concern about the integrity of pipelines, a fast-growing dilemma was addressed June 20... // National Petroleum News;Aug94, Vol. 86 Issue 9, p9
Reports on the holding of a National Pipeline Safety Summit sponsored by the Transportation Department on June 20, 1994. Safety programs that were federally funded.
- Pipe exams short-changed. // ENR: Engineering News-Record;2/12/96, Vol. 236 Issue 6, p17
Confirms the mistake of underfunding the Department of Transportation's pipeline safety division. Inadequacy in the system for inspecting pipelines that carry petroleum products; Deficiency in the full implementation of safety regulations.