The Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) released the 2022 Notice Of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for its Competitive Academic Agreement Program (CAAP). PHMSA is soliciting research proposals in the following four primary focus areas based on the research gaps identified during the PHMSA Research Forum held 30 November – 2 December 2021.
Research Area #1: Excessive Cathodic Protection on Vintage Pipelines.
Research Area #2: Development of Structural Liner Material.
Research Area #3: Pipeline Infrastructure Modernisation – Hydrogen Network.
Research Area #4: Determination of Potential Impact Radius for CO2 Pipelines.
PHMSA seeks proposals that focus on research addressing shared interests of academic researchers, public interest advocates, and pipeline operators regarding pipeline safety and environmental mitigation technology topics, with the goal of commercialisation. Applications are due on April 29, 2022.
Read the article online at: https://www.worldpipelines.com/business-news/03032022/phmsa-releases-2022-notice-of-funding-opportunity/