Pipeline Installation Training

Published by Hank Gottschalk

The technical marketing team in South Carolina provided a half-day training on Pipeline Installation at Trident Technical College in Charleston, SC.

Over 70 local stakeholders attended the training including attendees from multiple engineering firms, local contractors and several of the surrounding counties.

Topics included: Overview of Pipe and Soil Science Fundamentals, Transportation, Unloading and Handling of Pipe, Trench Excavation, Pipeline Foundations, Trench Wall Evaluation, Bedding and Laying Pipe, Proper Techniques and Materials for Joining Pipe, Pipeline Embedment, Proper Backfill Techniques, and Proper Installation of Pipeline Structures