4th International Conference & Exhibition on "Pipeline Integrity Management"

29-30 January 2018,holiday inn hotel, Mumbai

Abstract Submission 15.11.17
Full Paper Submission 10.01.18
Presentation Submission 20.01.18
Delegate Registration 27.01.18

Corrosion survey and Corrosion audit - an analogy with Executive Checkup

Dr. G. H. Thanki

Director & Principal Consultant (CCMC)

Ex. DGM and Division Head (GSFC)

Energy Management System as per ISO 50001:2011 in HPCL cross country pipeline Operations

Shri K. S. L. Satya Narayana
Chief Manager-Technical Services, HPCL

Multilayer PP Coatings for Deep Water Oil and Gas Pipelines

Shri Chanchal Dasgupta
Application Marketing Manager (Pipe), Borouge (India) Pvt. Ltd.

Session 2: Planning, Design and Construction of pipeline


Internal Corrosion in Pipelines

Shri Ranjit Chaudhury
Ex. DGM, Engineers India Ltd.(EIL)

Assessment of likelihood of AC corrosion & Its Mitigation -A potential threat to Pipeline Integrity

Shri Aashis Moyal
SDE, MECON Ltd. & L. M. Aggarwal, Jt. GM (Elect.), MECON Ltd.

Inaugural address by Chief Guest

Dr. Anand Kumar

Director, Petrotech

Ex. Director - IOCL (R&D)

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Keynote address

Overview and Importance of Pipeline Integrity

Dr. V. R. Krishnan

Ex. GM, EIL

Inline Inspection techniques for Pipelines

Shri Nowmaan Anwar
Country Head, ROSEN

Development of API grades: New Trends and Challenges

Dr. Basudev Bhattattacharya

and Shri Saurabh Kundu
R&D Division, Tata Steel Ltd.

Keynote address

Dr. V. R. Krishnan

Ex. General Manager

Engineers India Ltd (EIL)

Evolution of Integrity Management & Compliance Processes - in Indian

Deepwater scenario

Shri. V. Sivarama Krishna

Head Offshore, RIL

TECHNICAL PROGRAM - ICEPIM 2016

Present scenario of Underground pipelines Corrosion and future strategies with Pipeline Integrity approach

Prof. A. S. Khanna
IIT Mumbai

PANEL DISCUSSION: Outlook of Indian Pipeline and new scope in cross country


Session 4: Corrosion & its Control Techniques - Cathodic Protection, Inhibitors & Coatings


Asset Integrity Model for Systematic Assessment and management of asset integrity

Shri Jaiprakash Agrawal

Ex Chief Manager, GAIL

Cathodic Disbondment of Coatings and Pipeline Integrity Shielding

Shri K. B. Singh
Coatings & CP Consultant, Seal For Life India Pvt. Ltd.

Line pipe design and exploring non metallic materials in pipelines

Shri Ashok Shrivastava

Ex. Pipeline Head, Galfar Engineering (Oman)

Session 7: Pipeline Integrity, Safety and Reliability Management


Keynote address

Shri. Narendra Kumar

Managing Director Indraprastha Gas Ltd.

Day 1 – 5th February 2016


Overview and Importance of Pipeline Integrity

Shri J. P. Ojha
Director, IOCL Panipat

PANEL DISCUSSION: Development of Pipeline Integrity Management in India


Session 6: Operation, Maintenance Repair & Rehabilitation of Aging Pipelines


Using PESTLE Analysis As A Tool For Determining Pipeline Asset Attractiveness In Indian Context.

Shri Thiyagarajan S.
Sr. Project Engineer, Pipeline Project Department, HPCL.

Session 8: Challenges and Development in Pipeline & City Gas Distribution (CGD Industry)


Day 2 – 6th February 2016


Cathodic Protection & Stray Current Corrosion for Cross

Country Pipelines

Shri B. Chatterjee
Ex. DGM, Engineers India Ltd. (EIL)

Welcome address by Chief Technical ICEPIM
Dr. G. H. Thanki

Chief of Technical Committee (ICEPIM)
Director and Principal Consultant (CCMC)

Operation, Maintenance Repair & Rehabilitation of Aging Pipelines Life-cycle extension strategies

Shri Vijay Kumar Khurana
Sr. Vice President, Business Development, Sanmarg Projects Pvt. Ltd.

Use of Ultrasonic Guided Waves For Over Ground And Underground Coated Piping; Capabilities & Limitations – A Practical Experience

Shri Santanu Saha
Specialized Technical Manager, Intertek (UAE)

Challenges : Integrity Management (a CGD perspective)

Shri G. J. P. N.  Murthy
AVP, Construction, MGL

Keynote address

Shri B. S. Negi

Ex. Member

Petroleum & Natural Gas Regulatory Board (PNGRB)

Control of Internal Corrosion in multi-phase oil and gas pipelines

Dr. G. H. Thanki
Director & Principal Consultant (CCMC), Ex. DGM and Division Head (GSFC)

Integrity Management System framework

Shri Andrew Cartwright
GM, Cairn India

a. Best Oral Paper
b. Best Poster Paper
c. Best Exhibition Booth

Awards and Recognition

Trends in pilferage/theft prevention and detection

Shri Brett Crawford
Business Development Manager, Atmos International

Session 5: Latest Inspection Techniques in Pipelines

Risk Management


Evolution of Pipeline Corrosion Management in Deepwater field at KGD6

Shri S. Ravikiran Singh
Subsea Integrity Engineer, Reliance Industries Ltd.

Session 1: Inaugural Session


4th ICEPIM

Important Deadlines

Prevention of Internal corrosion of pipe line by Glass Flake coating

Shri Vijay Kumar
GM , Demech Chemical

Opening of exhibition with ribbon cutting ceremony

Corrosion Mitigation Through Forta Range Duplex for Pipelines

Shri Yatinder Suri

 MD, Outokumpu India Pvt. Ltd.

Session 3: Pipeline Materials, various issues in Pipeline Fabrication & Repair


Keynote address

Shri K. K. Tandon

Technical Director Bhotika Pipeline Services