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Measurement and Pipeline Institute Coming Soon

KSCB News - August 23, 2010 12:00 am

The 2010 Measurement and Pipeline Institute is scheduled for Sept. 14-15 at

the Seward County Event Center in Liberal, Kansas.

For 58 years, the combined institute for measurement and pipeline has proven

ideal for field operators, technicians, maintenance crews, production

supervisors and superintendents. The institute features a variety of

lectures, discussions, demonstrations, hands-on sessions and industry

exhibits to inform participants about the maintenance and operation of

measurement and pipeline equipment. Exhibitors will also display products

that are on the cutting edge of technology for the measurement and pipeline


Under the guidance of the Petroleum Industry Education Committee and with

management support provided by Seward County Community College/Area

Technical School in Liberal, Kansas, the Measurement & Pipeline Institute

has steadily grown in size and stature, and has gained a national reputation

for excellence.

The 2010 keynote speaker is Charles Wait of Southern Union Gas Company. He

has been with various forms of Southern Union Company for over 20 years,

spending the last 15 years as an air compliance engineer. He was recently

named director of Climate Change. He is active in the Compressor and Pump

Station Technical Committee of Pipeline Research Council International and

formerly served as Chair of two Interstate Natural Gas Association of

America work groups; the NSPS/MACT and the NOx SIP Call Work Groups.

This year??s sessions will include Trench Safety Certification-Excavation

Safety, Kansas Compliance/MACT Update, Line Locating and Hands-0n Line

Locating, Fisher ROC, ABB Total Flow/WINCCU, Freewave Unlicensed Radio, DP

Flow Transmitters, Licensed and Unlicensed 9710/Transnet GE MDS Radio,

Rotary Meters, Chart Recorders, Coriolis Flow Measurement, Valve

Maintenance, Rectifiers by Dummies, Fisher Control Valves and Regulators and

Cathodic Protection: Trials and Errors.

The cost is $85. To learn more or sign up for the institute, call

620-417-1170, email [email protected]


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