Natural Gas Pipeline Safety Management Systems

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Committed to a Pipeline Safety Management System…where are you in your Journey?
A panel of speakers come together to discuss stages of planning and/or implementation of a PSMS. Hear where organizations actively engaged in PSMS are in their Journey, how they approached development, challenges they overcame and strategies on implementation . After the panel discussion there will be a question and answer session.

3:30 PM – 5:00 PM
Pipeline (PSMS) Safety Culture
We will discuss the safety culture around PSMS. Specifically, how is this different from current process, risk assessment, and getting top down buy-in.

Thursday, April 26, 2018

10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
PSMS – Incident Management
We will review the requirements for “Incident Investigation, Evaluation and Lessons Learned” as defined in API RP 1173, discuss how companies are evaluating these new requirements versus their current Incident Management processes, and discuss modifications to Incident Management being implemented as a result of API RP 1173.

1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
Management of Change (MOC)
We will discuss the issues of management of change, including small company vs. large company, focus, how to get started, core essentials.