Past Events

Webinar - Kobus Pipe Puller's New Option for UK Gas

Sep
23
12:00 - 13:00

Kobus Pipe Puller has been available to UK water to replace service pipes for a number of years but is now approved for use on the Cadent network after extensive trials. It will quickly become a vital option in the tool kit so this is an opportunity to find out about its benefits, how and where it works.

No-Dig Live 2021

Sep
14
10:00 - 16:00 Peterborough

The Pipeline Industries Guild looks forward to seeing you at stand 65 at No-Dig Live 2021.

We would also like to welcome you to our joint Seminar with UKSTT on the first day, Tuesday 14th September from 11.00 - 1.00pm.

Webinar - The Future of Site Security: Contactless and Carbon Neutral

Sep
09
12:00 - 13:00

We would like to welcome members Red CCTV for this their first webinar with The Pipeline industries Guild.

Red CCTV have led the way over the past 12-months on three key issues affecting construction sites and compounds with innovative new technology which provides future proof solutions. They will discuss three key areas of concern including the industry drive to achieve Net Zero, the impact of Covid and longer tern concerns provoked by the pandemic, and the development of new leading security systems. Red CCTV Managing Director Rob Kennedy and Technical Director Ashley Cardno will address delegates with a 60-minute live webinar.

River Humber Gas Pipeline Replacement Project

Sep
07
13:00 - 14:00

The Pipeline Industries Guild would like to welcome National Grid hosting a webinar on the recent successful completion of the Guinness World record breaking ‘River Humber Gas Pipeline Replacement Project’

Children's Webinar: Cadent - Learning about Carbon Monoxide with Safety Seymour

Aug
26
10:00 - 10:45

Cadent are back again for 2021, educating children between the ages of 5 and 10 on carbon monoxide (CO) safety. CO is a colourless and odourless gas that can be harmful. This session introduces Safety Seymour the superhero bear, who is on a mission to keep us safe and is both fun and engaging for all.

Children's Webinar - Wonderful World of Water

Aug
19
10:00 - 11:00

The Pipeline Industries Guild would like you to join us, Severn Trent, Molly and Robbie the Raindrop to the next in our Children's webinars.

Severn Trent will take you through the journey your water takes every day, from the rivers and reservoirs to your tap, through the sewers after you have used it and back to the river. You will find out the wonderful things water can do and why it is so important to all of us.

Children's Webinar: The amazing world of pipelines and what they can do

Aug
12
10:00 - 10:30

The Pipeline Industries Guild are delighted by the return of the Children's Webinar series.

Back again for 2021 are Harry Smith and Will Stone from Atmos International to help you find out what pandas have to do with pipelines and much more.

Atmos International is a global specialist in applying leak detection to pipelines. From crude oil to chemicals and gas networks, there’s not a pipeline we haven’t worked on (just about!)

Joint Webinar with UKSTT - The Green Alliance

Jul
20
12:00 - 13:00

The Pipeline Industries Guild and UKSTT have joined forces to form The Green Alliance to explore, share and promote the industry’s drive towards net zero and reduction in environmental impact.

The next in this series we will be joined by Mike Elmer of National Grid and Scott Stone of VolkerTrenchless Solutions

Webinar: Carbon reduction - Expectation V Reality

Jul
19
12:00 - 13:00

The Midland Branch invite you to join them for a webinar on Low carbon reduction.

The Branch will also be joined by Cadent speaking about how they deliver against their targets and Advance welding providing a practical solution to carbon reduction.

The Pipeline Industries Guild 2021 Extraordinary General Meeting and Technical Awards Winners Announcements

Jul
15
10:00 - 12:15

The Pipeline Industries Guild will be holding an Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) which will take place on 15th July 2021 at 10.00am. The EGM will cover financial and audit matters with the PIG Technical Award Winners Announcements following immediately thereafter.

Webinar - Reducing risk through Stakeholder Management

Jul
13
12:00 - 13:00

The Pipeline Industries Guild would like to invite you to join them and Guild Members, Dalcour Maclaren for a webinar on the importance of Stakeholder Management in Major Projects in reducing project risk.

Dalcour Maclaren will be hosting this webinar and Speaking about the importance of Stakeholder Management throughout the lifespan of a Major Project – from initial engagement through to delivery and reinstatement with real world examples.

Webinar: High-Speed Railway Systems and Buried Pipelines

Jul
01
12:00 - 13:00

Join the South East Branch and Ken Lax for the next presentation in the Corrosion Protection Series - High-Speed Railway Systems and Buried Pipelines.

Wales and West Paper Competition Final

Jun
29
18:00 - 20:30

Join the Finalists and The Wales and West Branch for the Final of their Professional Development Network Paper Competition. We will also hear from Adam Wynne Hughes Immediate Past Chair of the Pipeline Industries Guild & Presidents of Stanley Oil & Gas.

International Panel Webinar: Infrastructure & Water - The work of the Department for International Trade

Jun
24
12:00 - 13:00

The International Panel welcomes you to this webinar by The Department for International Trade (DIT).

The DIT is still a relatively new Department having only been formed in July 2016 – it has a number of key challenges including supporting and driving international exports, foreign direct investment and negotiating trade deals.  As part of DITs Export strategy, DIT has a dedicated team focused on helping UK companies in the Infrastructure Sector to win business in priority International markets.  This is a key priority and there is a dedicated team in the UK working with new Her Majesty’s Trade Commissioners, with Ambassadors and other DIT staff based globally, to identify opportunities for UK companies.  

Joint Webinar with UKSTT - The Green Alliance

Jun
22
11:00 - 12:30

The Pipeline Industries Guild and UKSTT have joined forces to form The Green Alliance to explore, share and promote the industry’s drive towards net zero and reduction in environmental impact.

This webinar we will be joined by Severn Trent and PBF Drainage.

NEC Online Conference

Jun
21
09:00 - 17:00

The Pipeline Industries Guild are proud to be supporting the NEC annual conference. It is back online and will be taking place over the 21st, 22nd, and 23rd June. Like last year, the conference will feature separate morning presentations and afternoon workshops – each lasting 90 mins.

Webinar: Sligo Local Gas Network (SLGN) and Virtual Pipeline

Jun
17
17:00 - 18:00

The Pipeline Industries Guild Irish Branch and IGEM Irish Section jointly present a webinar presentation by Ibar Murphy of Fingleton White on the Sligo Local Gas Network (SLGN) and the associated virtual pipeline.

Wales & West Branch Paper Competition - Call for Entries

Jun
11
09:00 - 12:00

The Wales and Western Branch are hosting their Annual Paper Competition on the evening of Tuesday the 29th of June, the synopsis topic can be anything related to the pipeline industries. Please submit your 250 word synopses by the 4th of June.

Conference Workshop - 'Carbon Reduction in the Pipeline Industry - A Holistic View'

Jun
08
13:00 - 17:00

The Utilities Panel of The pipeline Industries Guild would like to welcome you to join us and hear the industry experts and take part in an interactive workshop to develop an action plan to reduce the pipeline industries carbon contribution – now and in the future.

Webinar: Introduction to the McElroy TracStar® iSeries Fusion Machine & Talon™ 2000 Case Study

Jun
01
13:00 - 14:00

McElroy Manufacturing will present all the technical advantages of the newest development of the TracStar® Fusion Machines, "The iSeries" and will also present case studies that include an impressive job accomplished with the McElroy Talon™ 2000

Webinar: The Future is Green

May
25
12:00 - 13:00

Join the Midland Branch who have three guest speakers delivering presentations on a range of subjects including UK water Industry’s Zero Carbon Route Map, Bio Diversity Net Gain, The Environment Bill and Opportunities for Infrastructure Development.

Webinar: Corrosion Protection Series: What are stray currents, and how can they impact on the integrity of pipelines?

May
18
12:00 - 13:00

Join the South East Branch for a presentation that will cover AC and DC interference to buried or immersed pipelines. Sources of interference will be identified and a non-technical explanation of the effect of these stray currents on the external corrosion of pipelines will be provided. It will include an explanation of why some pipelines are capable of delivering electric shocks to personnel during the construction phase. Information on mitigation techniques is explained.

Webinar: Scottish Branch Carron Trophy Final

May
18
10:00 - 12:00

Join the Finalists of The Carron Trophy, The Scottish Branch & The President of The Pipeline Industries Guild, CEO of J Murphy & Sons - John Murphy, for the Final for the Carron Trophy.

Webinar: HS2 Diversion, a practical case study for a HP Oil Pipeline.

May
13
12:00 - 13:00

Guy Hemlsey of Fisher German for The Midland Branch of The Pipeline Industries Guild talks us through planning, managing and completing a high-pressure oil pipeline diversion for HS2.

Joint Webinar with UKSTT - The Green Alliance

May
11
14:00 - 15:00

The Pipeline Industries Guild and UKSTT have joined forces to form The Green Alliance to explore, share and promote the industry’s drive towards net zero and reduction in environmental impact.

ENTRY DEADLINE EXTENDED: Call for Entries - The Pipeline Industries Guild Awards

May
07
00:00 - 00:00

The Pipeline Industries Guild began recognising contribution to the pipeline industry more than forty years ago; establishing awards for Subsea, Land-based and Utilities Technologies and Projects.

Webinar: Horizontal Directional Drilling (HDD) A versatile method of pipeline installation

May
04
12:00 - 13:00

The Intakes, Outfalls and Landfalls Panel Webinar on Horizontal Direction Drilling (HDD)

As one of Europe’s premier HDD contractors for almost 40 years VolkerTrenchless Solutions. The presentation will include an overview of the HDD method of installation and specific challenges encountered from both ground conditions and large diameter steel pipelines.

Scottish Branch: Carron Trophy - Call for Entries

Apr
30
09:00 - 12:00

The Scottish Branch would like you to submit a 200-word synopsis on any subject associated with the Pipeline Industry for the Regional Professional Development Network (PDN) Carron Trophy Competition 2021.

Please note the closing date for ALL entries is FRIDAY 30th APRIL 2021.

Webinar: N4 Realignment Collooney to Castlebaldwin Road Scheme

Apr
29
12:00 - 13:00

We would like to invite you to join Irish Branch of The Pipeline Industries Guild for a presentation on the N4 Collooney to Castlebaldwin Road Project.

Webinar: Development of a Certification Scheme for Plastic Pipe Weld Inspectors.

Apr
27
12:00 - 12:45

Join the Eastern Branch of The Pipeline Industries Guild, this webinar will describe the creation of the CSWIP qualification schemes relating to Plastic Pipe Weld Inspectors and give an update on the current position.

Webinar: Midlands Branch Regional PDN Sir John Parker Competition 2021 Final

Apr
22
16:00 - 18:00

Join the Finalists of The Sir John Parker Competition, The Midland Branch, Lorna Millington, Future Networks Manager at Cadent Gas and Rachel Perry, the HyNet Project Manager at Progressive Energy Limited for the Final of the Sir John Parker Competition.

Institute of Water - IWater Engineering Conference

Apr
21
10:30 - 14:30

Doing Things Differently: Engineering solutions for the Water Industry - The Pipeline Industries Guild are proud to be supporting Institute of Water for their IWater Conference.

Webinar: Building the Biggest : Thames Tideway Tunnel

Apr
15
12:00 - 13:00

We would like to invite you to Join our South East Branch Chair, Gosia Szypulska and Colin Murphy, Engineering Manager, Tideway (West) for a webinar on The Thames Tideway Tunnel.

Webinar: New Self-Lay Code for Water Mains

Apr
08
12:00 - 12:45

Join the Eastern Branch for a webinar presented by Jay Webster of Anglian Water Development Services explaining changes with the national Self-Lay Code’s for Adoption for housing water mains with an explanation of Anglian Water’s approach within its supply area in the East of England.

StanleyBlack&Decker Webinar: Tool Solutions for safe Pipeline Construction

Apr
06
13:00 - 13:45

Jorge Rodriguez will present the world of Stanley Black & Decker and the businesses that touch the Oil & Gas Industry, safety and a couple of products/features that were developed with the help of our industry (globally). There will be a 20-minute presentation and an opportunity for a live Q&A session.

Midlands Branch Regional PDN Sir John Parker Competition 2021

Apr
02
08:57 - 17:57

The Midlands Branch would like you to submit a 200-word synopsis on any subject associated with the Pipeline Industry for the Regional Professional Development Network (PDN) Competition 2021.

Please note the closing date for ALL entries is FRIDAY 2ND APRIL 2021.

Webinar: Meet our Members Cadent & Joseph Gallagher

Mar
31
12:00 - 13:00

Following our Guild Conference we would like to introduce you to our sponsors of this event. This webinar will be hosted by Joseph Gallagher who will be speaking on Tolmount Gas Pipeline Project [for Centrica] Construction of Complex Shaft and Micro-Tunnel for New Strategic Gas Pipeline. Presentation from Start to Finish of Project and Cadent.

Webinar: Meet our Members - Westwood Pipelines & J Murphy & Sons

Mar
30
12:00 - 13:00

Following our Guild Conference we would like to introduce you to our sponsors of this event. This webinar will be hosted by Westwood Pipelines who will be speaking on Egeplast and our 3L SLA & SLM DCS pipes. The future of monitored PE Pipelines and J Murphy & Sons will present on Challenges of constructing High Pressure Pipelines.

Webinar: Meet our Members - Radius Systems & Amiblu

Mar
23
12:00 - 13:00

Following our Guild Conference we would like to introduce you to our sponsors of this event. This webinar will be hosted by Radius Systems who will be speaking on Rehabilitation of 8” and 6” Water main in Hindhead for South East Water and Amiblu who will be talking about Amiblu’s Flowtite GRP Pipes on Preston WWTW.

Webinar: Flanged Joints in Water Mains

Mar
18
14:00 - 16:00

Hosted by The Utilities Panel of The Pipeline Industries Guild this workshop will cover good practice in the design, manufacturer and construction of flanged joints in pipelines and highlight some of the common pitfalls which can lead to joint failure.

Webinar: Meet our Members - Develop Training & Saint-Gobain PAM

Mar
11
11:00 - 12:00

Following our Guild Conference we would like to introduce you to our sponsors of this event. This webinar will be hosted by Develop Training who will be speaking on Women in Utilities Success Programme and Saint-Gobain PAM who will be talking about Solutions for Complex Applications.

Virtual Event - London Showcase and Lions' Lair

Feb
24
17:00 - 19:00

The London Showcase and Lions' Lair is a joint event with The Pipeline Industries Guild, South East Branch and IGEM London, Southern & Eastern Section.
The popular London Showcase and Lions’ Lair is back for another year. This event provides a great opportunity to network with colleagues across the industry and to hear about the latest innovations.

Haweswater Aqueduct, Hallbank HA T02 Project, An Outage During COVID.

Feb
23
16:00 - 17:00

The Northern Branch of The Pipeline Industries Guild and Institute of Water are hosting a presentation on the United Utilities project to replace a short section of the Haweswater Aqueduct.

South East Branch Regional PDN Competition - 2021

Feb
12
08:55 - 17:55

The South East Branch would like you to submit a 250-word synopsis on any subject associated with the pipeline industry for the Regional Professional Development Network (PDN) Competition 2021.

Please note the closing date for ALL Entries is FRIDAY 12TH FEBRUARY 2021

WEBINAR: Hydrogen at scale in the UK: A HyNet case study

Feb
09
12:00 - 12:45

Hosted by The Midland Branch they will give An overview of the role of hydrogen in the future energy mix, its means of production, distribution and use and its economics. The presentation will be based on the HyNet project, the UK’s leading large scale low carbon hydrogen scheme.

The Guild Conference - Skills and Knowledge for the Future

Feb
02
09:15 - 14:00

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!

Midlands Branch Webinar - Utility and Infrastructure Diversions, an environmental and lands perspective

Jan
28
12:00 - 13:00

One Presentation from two key speakers:
Sam Parton, Associate Director, Fisher German LLP
Andrew Beattie, Principal Environmental Consultant, RSK
Pipeline Diversions to allow the development of HS2, lessons learnt and how best practice can support further interactions.

Webinar: Apprentice to Director

Jan
25
12:00 - 13:30

The Wales and West Branch would like you to Join them on the 25th of January for a chance to gain first-hand experience from a couple of leading industry experts, who will be sharing their experiences and career path stories.

Webinar: Recent developments in Leakage

Jan
12
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.

Beat the January Blues with FIKA ( Swedish for Coffee and Cake and time for a chat) through PIG

Jan
04
00:00 - 00:00

Running throughout all of January 2021 join the Midland Branch for a 'Fika'

Webinar: Reflections on 2020 and Looking Forward to 2021

Dec
15
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 events@pipeguild.com.

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

Dec
11
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.

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

Dec
08
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.

Virtual Conference: Guild Goes Green – Drive towards Net Zero

Dec
03
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

Webinar: AVK UK Network Safety Solutions

Dec
01
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

Webinar: Award Entrants Webinar: R2M 3S GSM Controlled, Battery Powered Static Valve Actuator

Nov
17
12:00 - 12:45

We would like to welcome Will Garrod of R2M to speak about their shortlisted entry to the Guild’s Awards for the Landbased/Onshore Pipeline Technology Award

This Award, introduced in 2003, is made for the most significant contribution to the Utility Pipeline Technology. The objective is to promote the development of new ideas in the general field of Utility Pipeline Technology. As with the subsea award, this award, introduced in 1996, is made annually for the most significant contribution made to land-based pipeline technology or its ancillary apparatus. The objective of the award is similarly to promote the development of new ideas in the general field of land-based pipeline technology.

Webinar: The New guide to the structural design of buried pipes

Nov
12
12:00 - 12:45

Due to the Success and demand this webinar is BACK so if you missed join us!

For decades the UK’s approach to the structural design of buried pipes has barely changed. However, a revised BS EN 1295 was published in 2019 and was followed by a revised BS9295 in February 2020. The new guidance represents a significant change to the structural design of flexible pipes in the UK and includes a new method and soil model for flexible pipe design. There is also improved guidance on the design of all pipe materials.

The seminar will provide an overview of the UK’s approach to the structural design of buried pipes and will provide an overview of the notable changes brought about by the new guidance.

Webinar: Material Performances Comparison of Cold-applied Polymeric Tapes

Oct
20
12:00 - 12:45

Dekotec return to host a webinar on Polymeric tapes launched in the Pipeline Industry in the mid 1950ies.

They are still worldwide and largely used for the external corrosion prevention of buried pipelines. Mostly Polyethylene (PE) or Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) carrier foils coated with adhesive layers based on butyl-rubber or bitumen are used for their manufacture.

Webinar: Development Consent Orders for Pipeline NSIPs (Nationally Significant Infrastructure Projects)

Oct
13
12:00 - 12:45

This webinar will be hosted by The Midland Branch of The Pipeline Industries Guild.

Under the Planning Act 2008 a developer intending to construct an NSIP must obtain a Development Consent Order (DCO). The Planning Inspectorate reviews and examines applications for a DCO, with the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy able to grant a DCO.

Award Winner's Webinar: Artificial Intelligent Inspection for Electrofusion of PE Pipelines

Oct
08
12:00 - 12:45

We are delighted to have the Winner from the 2020 Awards, Wez Little of ControlPoint will speak about their winning entry, Artificial Inspection for Polyethylene joints.

This award was introduced in 1996 and is made annually for the most significant contribution made to land-based pipeline technology or its ancillary apparatus. The objective of the award is similarly to promote the development of new ideas in the general field of land-based pipeline technology.

Webinar: Tape Coatings: What are the differences in manufacturing technologies and which impact do they have on the material properties?

Oct
06
12:00 - 12:45

We are delighted that New Members DEKOTEC were inspired by a previous webinar by Ken Lax to host this one for our members.

this will be a technical presentationon Manufacturing technologies for Tape Coatings.

Webinar: Let Your Strategy Steer Your Business in Uncertain Times

Oct
01
12:00 - 12:45

Pipeline Industries Guild member, Ant Hire Solutions, discuss how they have successfully positioned their business during these challenging times, with input from one of the Liberti Board’s team of hands-on business advisors with specific pipeline industry experience.

The session is ideal for senior business leaders and key decision makers and will address how to ensure you work to a focused business strategy no matter what market conditions prevail.

Award Winner's Webinar: Heading underground - upgrading Thanet’s sewers

Sep
24
12:00 - 12:45

The Land-based Pipeline Projects Awards were introduced in 2016 to showcase technical expertise, achievement and challenges overcome in delivery of land-based/onshore pipeline projects. Projects may be of any length, any diameter pipe or in any sector, including; renewables, unconventional gas, power and infrastructure. Land-based pipelines are those predominantly operating on land, and not underwater, but can include fresh water lake operations. Land-based pipelines are generally onshore large diameter pipelines and may include outfalls and infrastructure projects.

We are delighted to have the Winner from the 2020 Awards, Mark Newman of Southern Water and Keiron Lonergan of TPMD to speak about their winning entry

Award Winner's Webinar: Malpas SR Isolation

Sep
22
12:00 - 12:45

The Utility Pipeline Projects Award was introduced in 2016 to showcase technical expertise, achievement and challenges overcome in delivery of Utility Pipeline Projects.

We are delighted to have the Winners from the 2020 Awards, Mott MacDonald Bentley, to speak about their winning entry

Award Winner's Webinar: ‘Telesto’ 3D LiDAR Modelling of Tunnels in Semi-Turbulent Flow

Sep
15
12:00 - 12:45

This Award, introduced in 2003, is made for the most significant contribution to the Utility Pipeline Technology. The objective is to promote the development of new ideas in the general field of Utility Pipeline Technology.

We are delighted to have the Winners from the 2020 Awards, Dr Jameel Marafie and Dr Puneet Chhabra of Headlight AI speak about their winning entry and collaboration with Wessex Water and Bright Innovations Group.

Date Moved to 2021 - Northern Ireland Branch 24th Annual Dinner

Sep
11
19:00 - 23:59 Belfast

The Northern Ireland Branch Dinner has been POSTPONED due to the Covid-19 Virus.

The NEW DATE for this event is Friday 16th April 2021.

If you have booked or have any queries please contact Jonathan Strain, NI Branch Chair or Anthony Stanley anthony.stanley@phoenixoperations.com

Award Winner's Webinar: H21

Sep
10
12:00 - 12:45

We are delighted to have the Winner from the 2020 Awards, Stella Matthews of Northern Gas Networks speak about their winning entry, H21.

Award Winner's Webinar: Bacton Combined Outfall

Sep
08
12:00 - 12:45

This Award, introduced in 1993, is made annually for the most significant contribution to Subsea Pipeline Technology. The objective is to promote the development of new ideas in the general field of Subsea Pipeline Technology.

We are delighted to have the Winner from the 2020 Awards, Martin Berry of Royal HaskoningDHV speak about their winning entry.

Award Entrants Webinar: SANITUBE – PRESSURE PIPE LINING

Sep
03
12:00 - 12:45

This Award, introduced in 2003, is made for the most significant contribution to the Utility Pipeline Technology. The objective is to promote the development of new ideas in the general field of Utility Pipeline Technology.

We would like to welcome Tim Farley from Sanivar speak about their shortlisted entry for The Pipelines Industries Guild 2020 Awards.

Webinar: Hydrogen, a Pipeline to the Future

Sep
01
12:00 - 12:45

Scotland’s Achievements and Ambitions for Clean Hydrogen, a joint webinar between the Scottish Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Association and the Pipeline Industries Guild (Scottish branch).

Webinar: Guild Goes Green: Reaching Net Zero by 2030.

Aug
27
12:00 - 12:45

There’s been a lot of talk of a ‘green recovery’ from Covid. The Pipeline Industries Guild wanted to offer you a series of webinars with a sustainable, green recovery theme over August.

Welcome to our Month of “Guild Goes Green” and join Water UK's Samuel Larsen.

WEBINAR: Guild Goes Green - Pathway to net Zero: Steel and Pipelines

Aug
25
12:00 - 12:45

There’s been a lot of talk of a ‘green recovery’ from Covid. The Pipeline Industries Guild wanted to offer you a series of webinars with a sustainable, green recovery theme over August.

Welcome to our Month of “Guild Goes Green”

Driving the transition to a low carbon economy is a critical response to the climate emergency. Tata Steel are assisting in this transition with sustainable steel products across construction, automotive and energy sectors.

Webinar: Guild Goes Green - A Green-print for Gas

Aug
20
12:00 - 12:45

There’s been a lot of talk of a ‘green recovery’ from Covid. The Pipeline Industries Guild wanted to offer you a series of webinars with a sustainable, green recovery theme over August.

Welcome to our Month of “Guild Goes Green”

Dr Tony Ballance Cadent Gas’s recently appointed Chief Strategy & Regulation Officer will share his reflections on the future for gas four months into his role.

Webinar: AGM for the SouthEast Branch

Aug
19
14:00 - 15:00

Join the SouthEast Branch Committee for their 2019/20 AGM as they review the year gone by, formally appoint their new Chair and look forward to the future

Please note The AGM is for Members of The Pipeline Industries Guild Only.

Webinar: Digging Up Britain 2020: What we can all learn from the millions of works taking place across Great Britain.

Aug
18
12:00 - 13:00

Richard Broome, Managing Director at LSBUD, reviews the 2.8 million searches that take place through the LSBUD portal over the preceding 12 month period, focusing on trends founds and linking those searches to the damages reported through USAG (Utility Strike Avoidance Group).

WEBINAR: Effective Working Relationships

Aug
13
12:00 - 12:45

The Pipeline Industries Guild are excited to introduce Emma Davis of emd inspire for this live Webinar. How do we get work done? How do projects reach a successful conclusion? How do businesses thrive through adversity? Surely, the answer is through its people and their working relationships? Join us for this engaging webinar to explore the key principles of effective working relationships.

WEBINAR: Guild Goes Green - Biodiversity Net Gain for Linear Infrastructure

Aug
11
12:00 - 12:45

There’s been a lot of talk of a ‘green recovery’ from Covid. The Pipeline Industries Guild wanted to offer you a series of webinars with a sustainable, green recovery theme over August.

Welcome to our Month of “Guild Goes Green”

Steph Wray and Jon Davies from RSK Biocensus will explain all about how to achieve biodiversity net gain for pipelines and other linear projects

WEBINAR: Cork Lower Harbour Estuary Crossing Horizontal Directional Drilling Project

Aug
06
12:00 - 13:00

The Pipeline Industries Guild Irish Branch is pleased to announce a joint webinar presentation between O’Connor Utilities Ltd (OCU) and Ervia/Irish Water on the construction of the Cork Lower Harbour Estuary Crossing HDD project.

The presentation will be provided by Martin Durcan, OCU Contracts Manager, Ross Henderson, OCU HDD Designer and Paul Griffin, Ervia Project Engineer.

Webinar: Innovative Network Access and Cable Protection Solutions for Infrastructure Projects

Jul
30
12:00 - 12:45

The Pipeline Industries Guild is pleased to welcome Andy Hobbis, Business Development Manager and James Gallagher Specification Manager from Cubis Systems for a live webinar on Innovative Network Access and Cable Protection Solutions for Infrastructure Projects.

Webinar: Gas Goes Green – delivering the Pathway to Net Zero

Jul
28
12:00 - 12:45

The Pipeline Industries Guild are proud to have Chris Train, OBE deliver this Gas Goes Green Webinar.

The need for action has never been greater – the climate emergency is now upon us. Ensuring that homes and businesses across the UK are connected to the world’s first net zero gas network is one of the best ways that we can take that action. Starting from now.

Children's Webinar: The amazing world of pipelines and what they can do.

Jul
23
10:30 - 11:00

Find out what pandas have to do with Pipelines and what civilisations did.

Atmos International is a global specialist in applying leak detection to pipelines. From crude oil to chemicals and gas networks, there’s not a pipeline we haven’t work on (just about!).

This fun seminar, presented by Harry Smith – Sales and Senior Research Engineer and Will Stone – Marketing and Communications Manager, will introduce children to the history of a pipeline, the scale and the simple methods for leak detection.

Webinar: AGM for the Wales & West Branch

Jul
22
13:15 - 14:15

Join the Wales and West Committee for their 2019/20 AGM as they review the year gone by, formally appoint their new Chair and loom forward to the future

Please note The AGM is for Members of The Pipeline Industries Guild Only.

Webinar: Lausanne Geneva Pipelines

Jul
21
12:00 - 12:45

2019 Award for Subsea Project – Lausanne Geneva Pipelines by Royal HaskoningDHV and TSM-Perrotett AG

Martin Berry was unable to present prior to the Annual Dinner in March so has welcomed the opportunity to present his unique and challenging project to the Guild via a webinar.

WEBINAR: Pint of Pipelines Pub Quiz

Jul
17
15:00 - 16:00

Everyone needs a bit of social contact during these remote working times, and what better way to end your week than with a pint and a pipeline pub quiz? Join the Guild for the Seventh of our fortnightly Pub Quizzes…..

WEBINAR: Pipeline Rehabilitation – Structural PE, Semi Structural PE and Spray Liners

Jul
16
12:00 - 12:45

Join David Macdonald of Radius Systems, a comprehensive presentation on the solutions available for improving water quality, rehabilitating leaking pipes and extending the life of water and gas company assets

Webinar: PDN Rewind – Annular Endseal System - An Innovative Solution for Annular Pipe Sealing

Jul
14
12:00 - 12:45

Nicole Fever takes us back through her technical piece that landed her a place as a Regional Finalist in the Northern Presentation Competition.

Webinar: A Beginners Guide to Corrosion Protection of Buried Pipes.

Jul
07
12:00 - 12:45

Ken Lax will be hosting a Webinar for The Pipeline Industries Guild - An explanation of cathodic protection and stray current corrosion for non-specialists

Children's Webinar: National Grid – All about Electricity

Jul
02
11:00 - 11:30

Following the success of our Mini Series of Children's Webinars we are excited to to welcome Craig Hunter and Sean Donner from National Grid to talk about electricity.

Join us to find out more about how the country gets all the electricity it needs! 

WEBINAR: PDN Rewind – Managing Pipeline Operator's Assets when Low Cover becomes an Issue in Agricultural Land

Jun
30
12:00 - 12:45

Joshua Burrows at Fisher German takes us back through his absorbing piece that landed him a place as a Regional Finalist in the Midlands Presentation Competition.

WEBINAR: Pint of Pipelines Pub Quiz

Jun
26
12:30 - 13:15

Everyone needs a bit of social contact during these remote working times, and what better way to end your week than with a pint and a pipeline pub quiz? Join the Guild for the Sixth of our fortnightly Pub Quizzes…..

Children's Webinar: The Journey of Water

Jun
25
10:30 - 11:00

The second of our Children's Webinars aimed at Children between 5 - 9 years old, will see Severn Trent will take you through the journey your water takes every day, from the rivers and reservoirs to your tap, through the sewers after you have used it and back to the river. You will find out the wonderful things water can do and why it is so important to all of us. We might even get to look at some of the yucky stuff that gets flushed away!!

Webinar: International Women in Engineering Day

Jun
23
15:00 - 15:45

The Pipeline Industries Guild is proud to be celebrating International Women in Engineering Day with a webinar hosted by The Guild’s 2nd Deputy Chair Kate Lazenby. Kate will be joined by Ruth Allen, Jo Parker and Sophie Tucker.

FULLY BOOKED WEBINAR: Digitalisation and the Future of Pipeline Integrity

Jun
23
12:00 - 12:45

Please join Annie Ross and Nigel Curson of Penspen for this webinar.

Digital technology is transforming many industries, but this is not the only challenge the industry is facing. The coronavirus pandemic has thrown into sharp relief, the financial challenge the energy industry faces.

EVENT POSTPONED: NEW DATE TO BE CONFIRMED Carbon Reduction in the Pipeline Industry - A Holistic View

Jun
23
10:00 - 16:03 Great Abington

Carbon Reduction in the Pipeline Industry - A Holistic View

The relentless increase in global CO2 emissions from human activities is affecting climate change which, in all likelihood, will irreversibly worsen the environment that we take for granted.

Hear the industry experts and take part in an interactive workshop to develop an action plan to reduce the pipeline industries carbon contribution – now and in the future.

Webinar: PDN Rewind – The Relationship between Ecology and the Pipeline Industry.

Jun
18
12:00 - 12:45

Elisha Walters of Severn Trent takes us back through her insightful piece that landed her a place as a Regional Finalist in the Midlands Presentation Competition.

WEBINAR: IR Welding Technologies, Dual Contained dosing and polyethylene pipe with IPS Flow Systems

Jun
16
12:00 - 12:45

IR Welding Technologies, Dual Contained dosing and polyethylene pipe with a short introduction to IPS Flow Systems

WEBINAR: Pint of Pipelines Pub Quiz

Jun
12
15:00 - 16:00

Everyone needs a bit of social contact during these remote working times, and what better way to end your week than with a pint and a pipeline pub quiz? Join the Guild for the fifth of our fortnightly Pub Quizzes…..

The Pipeline Industries Guild 2020 Annual General Meeting

Jun
11
10:30 - 12:00

Notice is given that the Pipeline Industries Guild 2020 AGM will take place on 11th June 2020 at 10.30am.

Webinar: The History of Pipeline Leak Detection

Jun
09
12:00 - 12:45

The Pipeline Industries Guild is pleased to welcome Harry Smith, Sales and Senior Research Engineer for Atmos International.

Pipeline leak detection now offers an array of technologies to quickly identify the size of a leak and its detection. The technology has significantly improved over the last decade, however despite ‘modern methods’ introduced in the 1970s, it hasn’t always been so accurate. Harry will introduce the early pioneers, the techniques and bring the audience up to date on how leak detection is being applied today.

Northern Branch AGM

Jun
09
10:00 - 12:00

The Northern Branch committee are pleased to invite you to their 2020 AGM. Please join them to hear about their plans for the future and review of the past year.

Please note The AGM is for Members of The Pipeline Industries Guild Only.

Children's Webinar: Learning about Carbon Monoxide with Safety Seymour

Jun
04
12:00 - 12:45

We are delighted that Cadent will be the first company to host our Children's Webinar mini series.

Educating children between the ages of 5 and 10 on Carbon Monoxide (CO) Safety. CO is a colourless and odourless gas and the affects and impacts are not hugely known. This session educates children in a fun and engaging way using Safety Seymour the Safety Hero of the galaxies.

WEBINAR with Adam Wynne Hughes & Jason Wilson

Jun
03
12:00 - 12:30

We are delighted to announce you have the chance to hear from Our Current Chairman, Adam Wynne Hughes and Incoming Chairman, Jason Wilson in a live webinar with the opportunity to ask questions.

WEBINAR: Safe Digging and Utility Detection

Jun
02
12:00 - 12:45

We are please to have Tim Over of Atkins Utility Solutions host this webinar for The Pipeline Industries Guild.

With some construction sites beginning or restarting, ensuring you know about buried utilities is an important step. Join this webinar if you want to find out more about Utility Searches / Desk Studies

WEBINAR: Pint of Pipelines Pub Quiz

May
29
15:00 - 15:45

Everyone needs a bit of social contact during these remote working times, and what better way to end your week than with a pint and a pipeline pub quiz? Join the Guild for the fourth of our fortnightly Pub Quizzes…..

WEBINAR: Introducing RRES : Robotics and AI for the future of Utilities

May
28
14:00 - 15:00

Broadening and deepening of knowledge of how robotics and AI can help transform our approach to roadwork excavation across all utilities.

We are delighted to host a live webinar with SGN & ULC Robotics, this is a joint webinar that will allow The Pipeline Industries Guild and IGEM Members to come together for this event.

WEBINAR: How can Solar Farms affect Buried Pipelines, and what can be done about it?

May
26
12:00 - 12:45

A non-technical explanation of the risks to pipelines from industrial scale photovoltaic systems.

EVENT POSTPONED - NEW DATE TO BE CONFIRMED Midlands Branch Personal Development Training and Dinner

May
21
15:00 - 21:00 Burton on Trent

The Midlands Branch is holding a Personal Development Training Session facilitated by Estelle Reade focusing on Persuasion and Influence using Emotional Intelligence. This will be followed by dinner with the Midlands PIG Golf Day Delegates.

WEBINAR: Family Scavenger Hunt

May
21
12:00 - 12:30

Get your kids involved in your working day in this scavenger hunt for all the family (or set them off on it whilst you supervise from your chair and take a well earnt 30 minute break)….

EVENT POSTPONED - NEW DATE TO BE CONFIRMED Midland Branch 41st Annual Golf Day

May
21
00:00 - 00:00 Burton on Trent

The Midlands Branch of the Pipeline Guild will be holding its 41st Annual Golf Day challenge at the Branston Golf and Country Club, in Burton on Trent on Thursday May 21st.

WEBINAR with Steve Fraser & John Murphy

May
18
12:00 - 12:30

We are excited to announce you have the chance to hear from Our Current President, Steve Fraser and Incoming President, John Murphy in a live webinar with the opportunity to ask questions.

WEBINAR: Pint of Pipelines Pub Quiz

May
15
15:00 - 15:45

Everyone needs a bit of social contact during these remote working times, and what better way to end your week than with a pint and a pipeline pub quiz? Join the Guild for the third of our fortnightly Pub Quizzes…..

WEBINAR: Teams - Overview & Tips

May
11
12:00 - 12:45

Back due to popular demand.....

With remote working suddenly becoming the new norm for many of our members and Microsoft teams one of the most popular teams, the Guild wants to support it’s members in making the most of collaborative tools. Join this webinar if you want to find out more about teams.

FULLY BOOKED - WEBINAR: HS2 – Phase 1 the project so far….

May
05
12:00 - 12:45

We are pleased to welcome Richard Holdgate, HS2 Senior Project Manager for Utility works, to give an overview of Phase 1 so far.

WEBINAR: Pint of Pipelines Pub Quiz

May
01
16:00 - 17:00

Everyone needs a bit of social contact during these remote working times, and what better way to end your week than with a pint and a pipeline pub quiz? Join the Guild for the second of our fortnightly Pub Quizzes…..

WEBINAR: Geospatial Commission: Getting under the surface of the National Underground Assets Register (NUAR) team

Apr
28
12:00 - 12:45

The Midlands Branch of The Pipeline Industries Guild is pleased to welcome Holger Kessler, Geoscience Technical Adviser working with the Geospatial Commission and Geologist at the British Geological Survey.

WEBINAR: A little help to get you through these weird times

Apr
23
12:00 - 12:45

You may well have noticed, but we’re living through uncertain times. New ways of working are presenting challenges and news is coming in each day bringing new questions. It can be easy to feel out of control and uncertain.

But in all this confusion one thing you can be certain of is that, here at CALM, we’re with you every day.

Join us to find out how CALM can help you and those you know through this uncertainty

WEBINAR: Jointing of Plastic Pipes through Electrofusion – Making an unbreakable joint, quality assurance and the dawn of AI.

Apr
21
12:00 - 13:00

The importance of building leak free networks and capturing data for the future should be at the top of the agenda for any utility owner or contractor.

This webinar will share learning from over a decade of analysis and inspecting real world data, to provide awareness of the common problems and more importantly how these can be eliminated.

WEBINAR: Pint of Pipelines Pub Quiz

Apr
17
15:00 - 16:00

Everyone needs a bit of social contact during these remote working times, and what better way to end your week than with a pint and a pipeline pub quiz? Join the Guild for the first of our fortnightly Pub Quizzes…..

Call for Entries - The Pipeline Industries Guild Technical Awards. DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES FRI 17TH APRIL 2020

Apr
17
09:00 - 17:00

The Pipeline Industries Guild began recognising contribution to the pipeline industry more than forty years ago; establishing awards for Subsea, Land-based and Utilities Technologies and Projects. 

WEBINAR: Display Screen Equipment

Apr
16
12:00 - 12:45

Practical guidance on how to set up your display screen equipment (DSE) works station at home.

WEBINAR: Deskercise – keep moving whilst remote working

Apr
08
12:00 - 12:20

Join the Guild for a short lunchtime deskercise session – wherever you are working, have a break and stretch those muscles.

WEBINAR: Marine Outfalls – The Forgotten Assets

Apr
06
12:00 - 13:00

Online webinar to discuss Marine Outfalls and if they are considered forgotten assets and provide an update on some of the initiatives from the Outfalls, Intakes and Landfalls Technical Panel.

WEBINAR: Teams - Overview and Tips

Apr
02
13:30 - 14:30

With remote working suddenly becoming the new norm for many of our members and Microsoft teams one of the most popular teams, the Guild wants to support it’s members in making the most of collaborative tools. Join this webinar if you want to find out more about teams.

EVENT POSTPONED - NEW DATE TO BE CONFIRMED - Plastic Pipe Technical Event

Apr
01
12:00 - 16:00 Sandtoft

EVENT POSTPONED - NEW DATE TO BE CONFIRMED

Networking and technical event with tour of PE Pipe production/Fabrication Hall, EF Saddle Demonstration, BPF Paper review, Pipeline Testing Services Rig demo, Control Point jointing presentation

EVENT POSTPONED, NEW DATE TO BE CONFIRMED - Institute of Water Multi Sector Asset Management Share -

Mar
25
13:30 - 18:30 Bath

The Pipeline Industries Guild is delighted to support this afternoon of asset management learning, sharing and networking at the University of Bath.

EVENT POSTPONED NEW DATE TO BE CONFIRMED:Breakfast Session – National water Transfers

Mar
17
08:30 - 09:30 Warrington

The Northern branch PDN invites you to a breakfast meeting to learn about future water sharing

Innovation and Achievement In the Pipeline Industry

Mar
10
13:00 - 16:00 London

Join us ahead of the 63rd National Dinner to celebrate our 2019 technical awards with presentations from our award winners.

Sir John Parker Paper and Presentation Competition Evening

Mar
03
17:30 - 20:00 Coventry

The Midlands Branch is hosting the Sir John Parker Paper and Presentation Competition for the Professional Development Network of The Pipeline Industries Guild.

Jan Ward CBE will be the keynote speaker at the regional final on Tuesday 3rd March 2020.

Webinar - Darren Pledger and Neil Mackay - STATS

Mar
02
12:00 - 12:30

Leaktight double block and bleed solution of a high pressure C02 pipeline

Prevention of Pipeline Corrosion - EVENT POSTPONED

Feb
27
13:00 - 16:00 Cheshire

THIS EVENT IS NOW FULL - Preventing corrosion is a never ending task in metallic piping materials used in the utility, energy production and chemical processing industries to name a few. The cost of corrosion in such sectors is significant and at this event, you will experience the common types of corrosion, their causes and learn methods of inhibiting and preventing corrosion. Lunch will be provided..

Achieving Success Through Failure; an overview of the failure investigation process and why we do it – DNV-GL

Feb
19
17:30 - 19:30 Loughborough

“Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it” said George Santayana. Hear from the team at DNV-GL how analysing the failures on pipelines enables safer production of pipes and their components and also the impacts of if the learning is by-passed.

London Showcase and Lions' Lair

Feb
12
17:30 - 21:30 London

London Showcase and Lions' Lair is a joint event with The Pipeline Industries Guild, South East Branch and IGEM London, Southern & Eastern Section.

Northern Irish Branch Quiz Night

Feb
06
19:00 - 22:00 Belfast

This is a great night and very popular event. If you are interested in entering a team please register your team name and company as soon as possible.

Breakfast with our National Chairman & President of Stanley Oil & Gas

Jan
28
08:30 - 10:30

Adam Wynne hughes will be speaking on Effective Leadership and the Path to Success, there will be opportunities to ask Adam questions and network

Sir John Parker Paper and Presentation Competition – ENTER NOW!

Jan
07
16:00 - 17:00

The Midlands Branch is hosting the Sir John Parker Paper and Presentation Competition for the Professional Development Network of The Pipeline Industries Guild.

To enter the competition, please submit a 200-word synopsis by 31st January 2020 on any subject associated with the pipeline industry. 1st prize £500!

Northern Branch PDN Presentation Competition

Jan
07
10:30 - 17:00

Submit a 250-word synopsis by 13th March 2020 on any subject associated with the pipeline industry (that you have had personal involvement in). 1st prize £250!

South East Branch PDN Presentation Competition

Jan
05
22:25 - 17:00

Submit a 250-word synopsis by 17th Jan 2020 on any subject associated with the pipeline industry. 1st prize £250!

Wales and West Annual Dinner

Dec
05
19:00 - 23:59 Bath

The Wales and West Annual dinner returns for its 49th year at the Pump Rooms in Bath. This popular dinner with the backdrop of the Roman Baths sold out last year so book quickly!

Wales & West Professional Development Training Day

Dec
05
09:30 - 16:00 Bath

Continuous Improvement - This Professional Development Training Day takes places ahead of the Wales & West 49th Branch Dinner on 5th December 2019. If you book your place on this Training Day you receive a ticket to attend the Dinner!

Hydrogen - a greener natural gas network?

Dec
04
17:00 - 19:00 Cork

Gas Networks Ireland have set out a vision for the gas
network to evolve to become net zero carbon by 2050,
which includes a significant role for hydrogen.

Webinar - Matthew Oxley and Paul Millard - Mott MacDonald Bentley

Dec
02
12:00 - 12:30

Damflask Reservoir Scour Pipe Upgrade

Hydrogen and the Natural Gas Industry

Nov
28
17:00 - 20:00 Belfast

Will the introduction of Hydrogen allow for the operation of a greener natural gas network?

Thanet Sewers Rehabilitation

Nov
28
17:30 - 19:00 London

Come and find out more about this unique project!

Wales and West Branch, Sydney Wilkins Trophy, PDN Presentation Competition

Nov
07
17:00 - 20:00 Bedminster

Join the Wales and West Branch for the Professional Development Network Presentation Competition - hear the regional competition finalists present and find out the winner! This year we will also be joined by Mel Karam, Bristol Water CEO, as he reflects on what he's learnt and wishes he'd known as a developing professional.

Webinar - Harry Smith - Atmos

Nov
04
12:00 - 12:30

Non-Intrusive Leak and Theft Detection System

Securing Great Britain in a Carbon Free World

Nov
01
14:30 - 16:30 Manchester

Keynote Speaker, Jon Butterworth, The Chief Operating Officer, National Grid Ventures, National Grid Plc will be speaking ahead of the Northern Branch Dinner on "Securing Great Britain in a Carbon Free World”.

56th Northern Branch Dinner

Nov
01
12:00 - 01:00 Manchester

The Northern Branch are pleased to announce that their 56th Annual Dinner will take place at The Midland Hotel, Manchester.

Eastern Branch Technical Event - UTS Engineering Ltd

Oct
22
16:30 - 18:30 Peterborough

The Pipeline Industries Guild is pleased to announce that Stewart Collier will be joining the Eastern Branch on Tuesday 22nd October to provide an update and presentation on the range of Products and Services offered by UTS Engineering Limited.

Webinar - Neil Gallon - ROSEN

Oct
07
12:00 - 12:30

Pipeline DNA and Pipe Grade Determination

Guild 2025

Sep
24
10:00 - 16:00 Leicester

This is a facilitated Workshop that is open to The Pipeline Industries Guild Members ONLY about the Future of the Guild.

Garvan Kelly Presentation - Anglian Water, Thorpe Wood House, Peterborough

Sep
17
17:30 - 18:00 Peterborough

The Pipeline Industries Guild is pleased to announce that Garvan Kelly will be joining the Eastern Branch on Tuesday 17th September to provide an update and presentation on the range of Products and Services offered by a market leading UK based PE manufacturer.

The Flood Expo 2019

Sep
11
10:00 - 17:00 Birmingham

The Flood Expo is the world’s largest exhibition designed to help the most progressive flood professionals and property owners discover the latest innovative products, services and strategies that transform the way flooding is predicted, prevented, and managed.

The Pipeline Industries Guild - Midlands Branch Lunch and Prestige Lecture.

Sep
11
10:30 - 18:00 Southam

Kate Lazenby, the Midlands Branch Chair is pleased to announce the Midlands Branch Lunch will be held alongside the Prestige Lecture. Howard Forster, Interim COO of Cadent will be the keynote speaker at the Lecture.

Webinar - Nigel Aiton - Victaulic

Sep
02
12:00 - 12:30

Settlement Joints - The W257 Dynamic Movement Joint

Yorkshire Vikings vs Northamptonshire Steelbacks

Aug
29
18:00 - 21:30 Leeds

Join us at Emerald Headingley Cricket Ground for the 2019 Vitality T20 Blast - Vikings vs Steelbacks

Breakfast Meeting – ‘Apprentice to Director’ – Martin Alderson from NGN

Jul
22
08:30 - 10:30 Leeds

The Northern Branch PDN are holding their 3rd breakfast meeting as we head East to Leeds. Director of Asset and Risk Management at Northern Gas Networks – Martin Alderson will be discussing his Journey from Apprentice to Director and share his experiences.

Pipeline Industries Guild - South East Branch Luncheon

Jul
18
12:00 - 16:30 London

The South East Branch are holding the annual Luncheon aboard the HQS Wellington, with guest speaker James Harrison on 18th July 2019.

Tour of Diamond Avenue Reservoir

Jul
10
09:30 - 11:30 Nottingham

Join us for this rare and exciting opportunity to visit a 15Ml District Service Reservoir during construction before it’s filled with water! It is a free event to all Members a fee will be applicable to Non Members.

Visit to Isle of Grain LNG Terminal

Jul
04
13:00 - 17:00 Isle of Grain

The South East Branch have arranged a tour of the Isle of Grain Liquified Natural Gas Import Terminal.

Buried pipe design vs performance: where we have it right and where we don’t

Jul
02
18:00 - 19:30 London

Prof Ian Moore of Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario has been undertaking large scale laboratory testing on buried pipes in order to verify or disprove long established structural design methods. He will be presenting the results of his work for the first time in the UK.

4th Annual Awards Lunch 2019

Jun
27
12:00 - 16:00 Manchester

We have an excellent opportunity to Celebrate Technology and Innovation within the Pipeline Industry which is being held at The Hilton Deansgate, Manchester, with Guest Speaker Professor Ruth Allen

Deadline for entries is Friday 26th April 2019

Annual AGM

Jun
27
10:00 - 12:00 Manchester

We are pleased to invite all Guild Members to our Annual General Meeting 2019.

Anglian Water GRID project-SPA

Jun
25
16:30 - 18:00 Peterborough

The Pipeline Industries Guild is pleased to announce that James Crompton will be joining the Eastern Branch on Tuesday 25th June to provide an update and presentation on the extremely important Anglian Water GRID Project, which will take place throughout AMP7.

Hydrogen Alliance – Chris Barron, Costain

Jun
19
18:00 - 19:30 Solihull

Hear from Costain’s Power Sector Business Development Manager about founding the North West Hydrogen Alliance; Who’s involved? Why has it been formed? What’s been happening since its launch?

Wales & West Hinkley Point C - Tour

Jun
12
09:45 - 13:00 Bridgewater

The Wales and West committee are pleased to invite you to an introduction and (closed bus) tour of the construction site for the new Hinkley Point C Nuclear power station.

BIG Data in Pipelines

Jun
04
16:30 - 18:30 Bradford-on-Avon

How are the pipelines industries embracing BIG data within their asset management? Learn about the techniques in use and the advantages the industry have taken.

Midland Branch 40th Annual Golf Day

May
23
12:00 - 21:00 Burton on Trent

Branston Golf & Country Club, Burton on Trent

The Midlands Branch of the Pipeline Industries Guild are hosting their 40th Annual Golf Day on Thursday May 23rd 2019.

Utilities Panel - Why build in Leakage?

May
21
09:30 - 16:30 Uttoxeter

Leak Free New Networks workshop

Water companies are being challenged to achieve lower leakage levels than ever before, a significant task with ageing networks.
Are we adding to the problem by building new networks which could be prone to leakage now and in the future? Hear the industry experts and take part in an interactive workshop to develop an action plan, to achieve the aim of leak free new networks - now and in the future.

SNS2019: The Southern North Sea Conference & Exhibition

May
15
08:50 - 15:55

Discover the scale of opportunity for the East of England’s fastest growing industry with speakers from offshore wind, oil & gas, nuclear, supply chain, skills and careers.

The Guild Annual Conference - Doing Things Differently

May
09
09:30 - 18:00 Birmingham

Focusing on doing things differently, this year's conference will focus on the themes of sustainability, innovation, planning, technology and design in the pipeline industry PLUS the highly anticipated PDN National Presentation Competition Final!

Pitch Your Plan 2

May
08
16:15 - 19:00 Bath

Pitch your plan is back! And this time, it’s your opportunity to help the water companies solve their challenges for AMP7. The floor is yours!

Wales and West AGM

May
08
15:00 - 16:00

The Wales and West committee are pleased to invite you to their 2019 AGM. Please join them to hear about their plans for the future and review of the year past.

Midland Branch AGM and Diverting the water mains for HS2 – Jack Simmons, Kier

May
01
17:30 - 18:00 Solihull

The Midland Branch committee are pleased to invite you to their 2019 AGM. Please join them to hear about their plans for the future and review of the year past.

Eastern Branch St George's Day Annual Lunch & Innovation Event

Apr
23
12:00 - 16:00 Peterborough

The Eastern Branch of the Pipeline Industries Guild invites you to celebrate St George's Day at its annual Lunch & Innovation afternoon at the Peterborough Marriott Hotel.

The Norman Howell Award Paper and Presentation Competition for the PDN (35 Yrs of Age and Under)

Apr
16
12:00 - 16:00 Blackburn

The Northern Branch are holding The Norman Howell Award Paper and Presentation Competition for the Professional Development Network of The pipeline Industries Guild. The Northern Branch AGM will also take place this day.

Challenges Facing the Water Industry

Apr
04
17:00 - 19:30 London

Mike Rose; Arcadis’ UK Asset Management Director will discuss the challenges facing the Water Industry in the new investment period starting in 2020. This is of interest to anyone involved in the supply of services to the water industry in the UK.

Northern Ireland Branch Dinner

Mar
29
19:00 - 23:00 Belfast

The 23rd Annual Northern Ireland Branch Dinner will take place in Belfast on 29th March 2019 at The Europa Hotel.

1st Northern Branch Networking & Shooting Event

Mar
26
12:00 - 17:30 Frodsham

The Northern Branch Invites Pipeline Industries Guild members to our first Networking and Shooting event at Catton Hall, Frodsham, Cheshire on Tuesday 26th March 2019 from 12:00pm.

Pipeline Integrity & Corrosion Management in the Oil & Gas Industry

Mar
21
18:00 - 19:30 London

Pipeline integrity is key to maintaining operational success, safety and security and minimising harm to the environment.

62nd Annual Pipeline Industries Guild Dinner

Mar
12
18:30 - 00:00 London

The Guild’s Annual Dinner is the most widely recognised event for members to entertain guests and to network at the highest level. An audience including the leaders of companies across the entire spectrum of the industry. it is the networking event in the Pipeline industry and a great occasion to celebrate the success of our industry.

Innovation and Achievement in the Pipeline Industry

Mar
12
12:30 - 16:30 London

Join us ahead of the 62nd National Dinner to celebrate our 2018 technical awards with presentations from our award winners.

"Innovate like Google" Training Day which includes National Dinner Ticket

Mar
12
09:45 - 16:00 London

Innovation is the word of the moment – but how can you do it efficiently and quickly come to a reasoned decision? Back by popular demand after a sell-out day for the Wales and West branch, this training day will take the infamous Google 5 day sprint and show how it can be applied in your workspace.

London Showcase and Lions' Lair

Feb
26
17:30 - 21:30 London

London Showcase and Lions' Lair is a joint event with The Pipeline Industries Guild, South East Branch and IGEM London, Southern & Eastern Section.

Irish Branch Technical Event - 7Km Trunk Water Pipeline & Tunnelling of N7, Leixlip Saggart Strategic Watermain Project.

Feb
26
10:00 - 13:00 Saggart

THIS EVENT IS NOW FULLY BOOKED

Gas Technical Talks!

Feb
21
08:30 - 10:30

Northern Branch - The 2nd PDN Breakfast Networking and Presentations. Gas technical presentations from Cadent (HyDeploy 1 and 2) and Murphys (Asset Health and Above Ground Installation Builds). Breakfast will be provided!

South East Branch PDN Presentation Competition - CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

Feb
14
09:15 - 00:00

The South East Branch Professional Development invite submissions for their annual Presentation Competition by 14th February 2019.

Sir John Parker Competition

Feb
13
17:30 - 20:30 Coventry

The Sir John Parker Competition, run by the Professional Development Network (PDN) of the Midland Branch of the Pipeline Industries Guild (PIG), which looks to promote the opportunities and challenges of working in the pipeline industry. The Guest speaker will be Chris Train – CEO of Cadent Gas

Midland Branch - Newark Water & Waste Improvement Project

Jan
30
17:30 - 19:00 Derby

Tim Sawyer CEng MICE, Programme Manager, Capital Delivery Infra, for the Newark Water & Waste Improvement Project will be giving an overview of the upgrade project including progress to date, challenges faced and more importantly why this work is needed.

Eastern Branch Technical Event - Battersea Cable Tunnel Project

Jan
15
17:30 - 21:00 Peterborough

Battersea Power Station stopped generating electricity in 1983 and a new electricity substation is being built to help distribute power to homes and businesses across the new neighbourhood. The substation will connect to the existing electricity network via the Battersea Cable Tunnel.

Sir John Parker Competition

Dec
19
16:00 - 12:00 Coventry

Call for Entries