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September 2010

The September issue of World Pipelines features a special focus on South American pipelines: including a South America regional review; a Brazil-specific business report; and a Brazilian pipeline case study. The issue also looks at repair and rehabilitation of pipelines; subsea engineering; and remote **Also available in this month’s downloadable PDF is the special Brazil issue, which this year is brought to you by World Pipelines and Oilfield Technology. This special supplement is published In Brazilian Portuguese and covers the upstream and pipeline industries in Brazil. Pick up a copy and meet the team at Rio Oil & Gas (13 – 16 September, Rio de Janeiro).**


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Contents

A continent in bloom
Considering each South American country in turn, Gordon Cope reports on those who are flourishing, and those who are failing to flower.

Brazilian basics
Heller Redo Barroso, Founding Partner, and Marcos Macedo, Associate Lawyer, at Heller Redo Barroso & Associates, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Weighing in on buoyancy control
Meghan Connors, Operations Manager and Robin Seils, Director of Sales, PipeSak® Incorporated.

A polymer innovation
Swagelining Limited, UK.

Sustainable protection
Graham Greenwood-Sole, Managing Director, Corrocoat Ltd, Corrocoat, UK.

Quake-proof pipes
World Pipelines contributor David Hayes discusses the measures that have been put in place to protect pipelines from earthquakes in Japan.

Putting the steel back into pipelines
Ray Burke, Pipestream Inc., USA.

The innovation facilitator
Ian Bartley, Heraeus Noblelight Ltd.

Tackling Tupi
Simon Slater and Martin Connelly, Corus Tubes Energy, and Shuwen Wen, Corus Research Development & Technology.

Where there’s a weld, there’s a way
Wynhold Wijnholds, Managing Director, Magnatech International BV, the Netherlands.

A job weld done
Russ Gleason, Southern Oregon Marine, USA.

The emergence of emergency pipeline repair systems
Angus Bowie, Technical Director, STATS Group.

Looking for a leak
Gemma Bayless, Honeywell Analytics, EMEAI.

A measured approach to pipeline management
Tom Carr, National Physical Laboratory (NPL), UK.

Pipeline machinery review
Vermeer Corporation and PROLINE Pipe Equipment Inc.

Pump spotlight
Sulzer Pumps.


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