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API, April 17, 2014

The API Inspection Summit is coming back to Galveston Island, Texas, January 26-29, 2015. Save The Date for the most comprehensive inspection conference focused on the upstream, midstream, and downstream petroleum Industry business sectors.

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AFPM, April 17, 2014

Tomorrow, Friday, April 18, is the final day to save $100 on the conference registration fee. If you haven’t done so already, take advantage of this offer today and register now.

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World Trade Group, April 16, 2014

The 2014 American Chemical Manufacturing Summit is being held in Pittsburgh, PA from May 13-14, don’t miss this opportunity to be a part of one of the leading chemical manufacturing summits in North America. Hear from our panel of industry expert speakers as they share their perspectives, innovations and case studies within the chemical manufacturing arena.

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GE, April 15, 2014

GE’s Measurement and Control business today introduced a first-of-its kind, handheld electromagnetic inspection technology – GE Mentor EM – that integrates testing intelligence and deep industry experience into an easily adaptable platform.

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US Chemical Safety Board, April 13, 2014

At the public meeting, the board will hear preliminary findings from the CSB's investigation team into the April 17, 2013, fire and massive explosion which occurred at the West Fertilizer Company/Adair Grain facility in West, Texas, that killed 14 people and injured more than 250 neighboring residents and emergency responders.

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Reuters, April 10, 2014

Washington restricts exports of crude and has only slowly opened up liquefied natural gas shipments for energy security reasons, but there are no such limits on LPG sales. Just last month, U.S. refining company Phillips 66 struck a deal with Sinopec Corp. to supply them with U.S. LPG, likely starting in 2016.

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US Chemical Safety Board, April 10, 2014

A massive explosion and fire at the Silver Eagle Refinery on November 4, 2009, in Woods Cross, Utah, which damaged homes in a nearby neighborhood, was caused by a rupture in a pipe that had become dangerously thin from corrosion, the U.S. Chemical Safety Board (CSB) reported today.

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Forbes, April 10, 2014

BP Plc. recently announced that it would be shutting down refining operations at its Bulwer Island refinery in Brisbane, Australia, by mid-next year.

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NDT.org, April 7, 2014

Professional Service Industries, Inc., a leading independent engineering and testing firm with approximately $260 million in annual revenues, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Midwest Engineering Services, Inc.

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April 2, 2014

The 2014 American Chemical Manufacturing Summit is essential for anyone dealing with HSE, supply chain, operational excellence and production optimization - providing the opportunity to hear from a line-up of industry experts and thought leaders showcasing most recent innovations and progress in the chemical manufacturing arena.

The Importance of Taking a Systematic Approach to Pipeline Integrity
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A safe pipeline is a combination of factors. Proper design, correct performance of pipe mills and vendors as well as good workmanship of contractors and proper operations and maintenance has to be managed and monitored.

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Associated Press, April 1, 2014

A large explosion and fire Monday at a natural gas processing plant near the Washington-Oregon border injured four workers and led to the evacuation of about 200 people from nearby homes as flames and a mushroom-shaped cloud of black smoke reached high into the air.

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US Chemical Safety Board, April 1, 2014

Today the CSB announced that it will be holding a May 1, 2014, public meeting in Anacortes, WA, to release and vote on its final report into the April 2, 2010, fatal explosion and fire at the Tesoro Refinery in Anacortes, WA.

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Pipelines International, March 31, 2014

This year’s 26th annual Pipeline Pigging and Integrity Management Conference and Exhibition was the biggest yet, with more than 2,200 attendees, 29 presentations, 26 nations represented, and an extended exhibition holding a record 108 company exhibitors.

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March 26, 2014

Joint integrity is the cornerstone of safe and leak-free operations and proper assembly is one of the primary factors integral to the integrity of a bolted joint.

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PRCI, March 25, 2014

Pipeline Research Council International (PRCI) hosted its eighth annual Research Exchange Meeting in February 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia.This year’s meeting was the most highly attended Research Exchange.

Solutions for Your Facility Inspection Data Management Needs
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Owners and operators of complex equipment and facilities need tools to manage the life of their assets. Rigorous inspection is needed to minimize the risk of equipment failure and meet regulatory requirements. It is critical to know...