Webinar: AVK UK Network Safety Solutions

12:00 - 13:00

We are please to have Graham Charnley of AVK UK host a webinar on Water Network Safety: common causes of pipe failure & how to fix them - Technical Talk

Virtual Conference: Guild Goes Green – Drive towards Net Zero

09:15 - 13:00

What are the leaders within the Pipeline Industry doing to reduce their impact on our environment?

This Guild Goes Green virtual conference looks to further explore, share and promote the industry drive towards Net Zero.

Speakers include;

• Sophie Tucker, Sustainable Drainage Manager at United Utilities
• Kevin Rendell, Operations Director at Ltd National Grid Ventures
• Barry Hayward, Director of Wessex Water Enterprises
• Chris Clarke, Future Strategy Director of Wales and West Utilities

Scottish Branch Webinar: How NEC4 can support collaborative contracting in the Oil and Gas industry

12:00 - 13:30

This is a joint webinar between the Pipeline Industries Guild and NEC, hosted by our Scottish Branch Chair John Richardson, to provide an introduction to the NEC4 suite of contracts for the Oil and Gas industry and how these support collaborative contracting. The session will also look at issue to consider in their application within the industry and how these can be addressed.

Webinar: Europe’s Biggest Low Carbon Projects followed by Northern Branch Christmas Quiz and Social

13:00 - 15:30

The Northern Branch PDN are hosting a Webinar where Dan Sadler, the UK’s Low Carbon Strategy Director for Equinor, will be providing an overview of some of Europe’s biggest low carbon projects.
Following Dan’s presentation the PDN will be hosting a Christmas themed quiz / social in place of their usual annual trip to Manchester Christmas Markets.

Webinar: Reflections on 2020 and Looking Forward to 2021

12:00 - 13:00

We are delighted to announce that you have the chance to hear from our CEO Norman Howell, National Chair Jason Wilson and Incoming Chairs Daniel Jefferson and Kate Lazenby in a live webinar with the opportunity to ask questions. Questions may be posed live or you can send questions in advance to

Photography Competition

08:00 - 16:30

Here at the Guild we know what a creative bunch of people you are, so how about entering our exciting photography competition.

Webinar: Recent developments in Leakage

12:00 - 13:00

The Midland Branch of The Pipeline Industries Guild are hosting a webinar with three presentations focusing on Leakage in the Water Industry with a chance to see presentations first given for the International Water Association at their Virtual Conference ‘Waterloss 2020’ in November.

NEW DATE - The Guild Conference - Skills and Knowledge for the Future

09:15 - 14:00 Coventry

NEW DATE 2nd February 2021

Skills and Knowledge for the Future - focusing on the skills that we need to build as an industry. It’ll be a mix of case studies, projects, and experts sharing their views on the skills and giving overview of the areas (e.g. what is big data). PLUS the highly anticipated PDN National Presentation Competition Final!

64th Annual National Dinner 2021

18:30 - 01:30

A highlight of the Pipeline calendar, the Pipeline Industries Guild celebrates our 64th Annual Dinner at the JW Marriott Grosvenor House Hotel, Park Lane London with confirmed After Dinner Speaker.... Sir Ranulph Fiennes.

NEW DATE - 16th Northern Branch Karting Challenge

18:00 - 21:30 Wigan

The Northern Branch invites all Pipeline Industries Guild members to a Karting Endurance Challenge at the Three Sisters Race Circuit, Wigan