May 16, 2019

2020 IPEIA Sponsors

Conference Registration Sponsor

MISTRAS Group (NYSE: MG) is a leading, global one-source provider of asset protection solutions for pressure equipment. These solutions include services, systems, and software for inspection, consulting, monitoring, maintenance, and data management.
Conference App Sponsor

SUMMIT Inspection Services Ltd. (SUMMIT) is an Inspection Company based in Calgary, Alberta specializing in “risk based in-service” pressure equipment inspections and “risk based” corrosion management services, as well as above ground storage tank inspection. Formed in 2004, the company’s focus is to provide our clients with the highest level of integrity inspection and the highest quality of service, using the most competent and most qualified NDT examiners and pressure vessel inspectors available. The company offers a full range of NDT Services, Visual Inspection, Turnaround management services, Inspection Planning, Data Management and provides services for the Oil & Gas Industry, petroleum and petrochemical, pipeline, and power generation across Western Canada, from northeastern British Columbia to southeastern Saskatchewan, with a key focus in Alberta.
Conference Networking Sponsor

Nortech Advanced NDT provides high quality, value added non-destructive testing services to the oil and gas, energy, mining, manufacturing, fabricating and forestry industries across Western Canada. With our highly qualified employees, backed by a committed and experienced management team we are able to exceed our client’s expectations and provide them a sense of comfort and confidence in choosing a reliable, safety-committed, environmentally conscious, technology advanced NDT company. Nortech’s live reporting system, NorTrack, can minimize our clients operating costs by not only lowering labour costs but by saving your quality control department’s time by generating turnover packages and for internal weld tracking purposes. Nortech Advanced NDT believes that inspection services should be held to a higher standard and is devoted to developing one of the finest inspection workforce’s available.
Gold Sponsor

Acuren provides state-of-the-art conventional and advanced nondestructive testing and examination (NDT & NDE), inspection, engineering, condition based monitoring, and rope access enabled services (industrial services and NDT), delivered through over 80 locations and over 4,000 employees. Our commitment to innovation is ongoing, as is our development of programs to support the integrity of your assets and to significantly lower your costs of operation.

Select-SAI/Arcos Industries LLC is the Premier North American Manufacturer of carbon & low alloy, stainless, nickel and hard surfacing welding products. Drop by booth#12 to learn more about how our products can help solve your welding challenges.

Kasi Technologies inc. specializes in the rental and sales of field heat treating equipment and consumables, field machining equipment as well as bolting and hydraulic tools.

Spartan Controls is the recognized leading provider of industrial automation, valves, measurement and process control solutions and services for process industries in Western Canada. To address our Customers’ industry challenges, we offer a wide variety of best-in-class pressure integrity solutions.

Team Industrial Services is the worldwide leader in minimizing equipment and asset downtime and maximizing performance by providing critical services for our customers. We offer Conventional and Advanced Inspections services, industry leading wireless Heat Treatment services, Specialized Mechanical Services and Industrial Rope Access Services.

Tidewater Midstream and Infrastructure Ltd. is a publicly listed company dedicated to the purchase, sale, and transportation of Natural Gas Liquids (NGLs) such as ethane, propane, butane and natural gas throughout North America and export to premium markets.

TriQuest NDT is a full-service Nondestructive Testing Company that provides conventional and advanced NDT and NDE examinations throughout Western Canada and internationally. We offer exceptional service to the Oil & Gas sector, In-Service Piping, Above Ground Storage Tanks, Pulp and Paper, Manufacturing, Fabrication, and Power Generation industries.
Canadian Natural Resources Limited
Canadian Natural is a senior independent crude oil and natural gas exploration, development and production company based in Calgary, Alberta. We are an effective and efficient operator with a diversified portfolio of assets in North America, the UK North Sea and Offshore Africa, which enables us to generate significant value, even in challenging economic environments. We continually strive for safe, effective, efficient and environmentally responsible operations while executing economic development of our asset base. Our balanced mix of natural gas, light crude oil, heavy crude oil, bitumen and synthetic crude oil (SCO) represents one of the strongest and most diversified asset portfolios of any independent energy producer in the world.
Silver Sponsor

ABSA, the pressure equipment safety authority, is authorized by the Alberta Government for the administration and delivery of safety programs related to boilers, pressure vessels and pressure piping systems in Alberta. These safety programs are provided to ensure public safety and include the complete life cycle of boilers, pressure vessels and pressure piping systems.

Aker Solutions’ Asset Integrity Management (AIM) is a leading supplier of integrity management services. We provide structural integrity management, integrity analysis and studies, maintenance and inspection engineering, advanced inspection and monitoring solutions for all stages of an asset’s lifecycle.

The CCIA is an association of member companies or individuals that provide asset integrity management (pressure equipment integrity services) and contract chief inspector services to operating companies in Western Canada. The objective of the association is to represent its members in liaison with local regulators, owner and operating company associations and other professional services associations.

Since 1991, Northern Materials Engineering Inc. has provided expertise on pipeline and pressure equipment integrity management, corrosion control and monitoring, metallurgical engineering, and failure analysis. Our focus on technology extends to our online integrity management system, El Tigre, which allows our clients to track information for pipelines, pressure equipment and tanks, with NCR and MOC controls.

Peregrine Integrity Management performs inventory inspections, manages matters of regulatory compliance and reporting, and offers expert consultation on integrity management and safety. We offer our integrity services to companies who are seeking a solution to managing the makeup, history and regulatory compliance of the pressure equipment they own.

Powell was founded in 1947 as a metal-working shop to support the local Houston, Texas petrochemical facilities. While we began small, the company has grown over the past six decades to become the strategic supplier of choice for highly complex and integrated systems for distribution and control of electrical energy and other critical processes. A complete description of the markets served by Powell is available. Today, the firm is headquartered in Houston, Texas and has locations in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. Our customers include engineering-construction firms and end-users in the oil and gas, electric utility, transportation and other heavy industries. Our products and services include metal-clad switchgear, metal-enclosed switchgear, motor control, bus duct, utility switches, integrated electrical equipment enclosures, offshore modules, control and monitoring systems, energy management systems, and process control systems– plus a very large variety of support services including installation and commissioning, spare parts, switchgear life extension, replacement circuit breakers, project management, and field support.

Sharptail Inspection Services is a family owned Alberta company that was created with a goal to provide producers cost effective, high value NDT and integrity inspection services. Sharptail Inspection Services’ highly skilled, competent and personable team have the experience and equipment to get the job done reliably and safely each and every time.

Tri-Energy Services Ltd. has attained leadership in the oil and gas industry by offering high quality, value added project management services including prime/general/support contractor roles for construction and maintenance of new and/or additions to existing facilities as well as infrastructure services such as fabrication, vessel repair, maintenance, scaffolding and turn key turnaround/shutdown solutions. At Tri-Energy we strive to excel in every service we provide, adding value for our customers wherever possible with a progressive, professional, and client-oriented approach./td>

The Upstream Chief Inspectors Association (UCIA) is an organization made up of 30 upstream or midstream based oil and gas companies with a mandate to ensure safety, reliability, and integrity of pressure equipment through open dialogue between representatives of owner companies and jurisdictions. UCIA provides a forum for information exchange and discussion between owners and other industry groups on issues relating to the safety, reliability, and integrity of pressure equipment. UCIA provides a forum for two-way communication with regulators on issues that pertain to upstream and midstream facilities and provide feedback on regulations and industry guideline documents. UCIA also provides feedback through representation on the Boiler Technical Council in Alberta.
Bronze Sponsor

The Alberta Pressure Piping Contractors Association (APPCA) is established to discuss pressure piping fabrication, erection, construction, repair and alteration. APPCA’s objective is to promote and provide guidance to ensure support for recommended changes relating to purposes and requirements of Alberta pressure equipment safety legislation framework and other pressure equipment industry matters.

Applus+ is a worldwide leader in the testing, inspection and certification sector. We are a trusted partner, enhancing the quality and safety of our clients’ assets and infrastructures while safeguarding their operations. We deliver this through our technical capabilities, innovative approach, and motivated team that is committed to operational excellence. At Applus+, our focus never veers from integrity and ethics, independent assessments, customer satisfaction and safety at work.

A service-oriented engineering consulting firm focused on providing technically excellent engineering services and innovative, sustainable solutions for clients worldwide. We are the “go-to” firm that clients approach when the job needs to be done right – the first time; we solve problems from an owner’s perspective.

Birchcliff Energy Ltd. is a Calgary, Alberta based intermediate oil and gas company that explores for, develops and produces natural gas, light oil and natural gas liquids. All of Birchcliff’s operations are concentrated in the Peace River Arch area of Alberta, which is considered by management to be one of the most desirable natural gas and light oil drilling areas in North America. Birchcliff’s common shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol BIR and are included in the S&P/TSX Composite Index. Birchcliff’s Series A and Series C Preferred Shares are listed for trading on the TSX under the symbols BIR.PR.A and BIR.PR.C, respectively. Birchcliff is considered an intermediate oil and natural gas producer.

ConocoPhillips Canada is the Canadian division of ConocoPhillips, an independent exploration and production company. Headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, we are focused on developing our world-class portfolio including the Surmont oil sands project in the Athabasca region of northeast Alberta and exciting opportunities in the liquids-rich Montney play in northeast British Columbia.

Quality assurance is key to success to ensure reliability and integrity of your assets. Echo NDE ensures quality through full service NDE and integrity inspections in all sectors through maintenance, project and turnaround scenarios. Echo offers a full service solution with an array of inspection including NDE, specialty inspections (eddy current, guided wave, advanced ultrasonics, asset integrity, etc…) and pipeline integrity.

Eutegrity Inspection Services Ltd is locally owned authorized integrity management company that provides tailored support to Western Canada’s energy industry. Our services range from turnaround support to implementing and managing pressure equipment integrity systems. Recognizing current market conditions, Eutegrity employs proficient technical resources to optimize operating expenses.

We deliver leading edge asset integrity and risk management solutions for pipelines, pressure equipment, tanks and associated equipment. Our services include regulatory compliance, asset risk management, corrosion management, failure analysis, material selection, inspection program development and audits.

(IRM) is a small asset integrity management company specializing in the inspection and management of process containment equipment for distinctly diverse clientele.

The Generation Utilities Advisory Committee (GUAC) is a not-for-profit non-governmental body formed in 2001 with encouragement from the Alberta Boilers Safety Association (ABSA). Members of this Committee are comprised of industry experts from all provincial power generating companies, with a growing membership from smaller independent power producers. GUAC members ensure that industry concerns are addressed and reflected within the jurisdictional legislation of the member’s province, as well as provide representation from industry to the Pressure Equipment Sub Council of the Alberta Safety Codes Council, and the organizational committee of the IPEIA conference. GUAC is also concerned with advancing the standards of In-Service Boiler and Pressure Vessel Inspectors within the Utilities and IPP environment.

IRISNDT is a global innovator in Non-destructive Testing, Asset Integrity Engineering, and Software Systems, providing specialized NDT, pipeline and pressure equipment integrity, robotics, rope access, and heat treatment services.  Started in 1953, IRISNDT focuses on quality and safety, and provides leading edge technologies and service excellence to an ever-expanding clientele in North America, the United Kingdom, and Australia.

Maverick Inspection Ltd sets the standard with remote sensing technology such as Ground-penetrating Radar, Remotely Operated Video & Specialized Utility Locates. For over two decades, we have been committed to bridging the gap between rapidly developing technology and the Canadian industries we serve.

The National Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Inspectors was created in 1919 to promote greater safety to life and property through uniformity in the construction, installation, repair, maintenance, and inspection of pressure equipment. The few of National Board’s functions include: promoting safety and educating the public and government officials on the need for manufacturing, maintenance, and repair standards, offering comprehensive training programs in the form of continuing education for both inspectors and pressure equipment professionals, and setting worldwide industry standards for pressure relief devices and other appurtenances through operation of an international pressure relief testing laboratory.

Optic QA offers inspection services backed by over 37 years in the business. We are committed to ensuring that our clients receive the best product possible from their vendors by providing dedicated and professional service.

Streamline Inspection Ltd offers a vast selection of services which include API Inspections 510, 653 & 570, NDT, Advanced NDT, 3D Laser Scanning and Engineering evaluations for Pressure Vessels, Piping and Above Ground Storage Tanks throughout Canada. With over 100 years of experience among Senior Management, Streamline is the right choice for all your inspection requirements. Integrity, Reliability, Accuracy… Streamlined.

As a global leader in consulting engineering services and solutions since 1972, Stress Engineering Services has been providing the most comprehensive design, analysis and testing services with an unsurpassed level of engineering integrity and skill. Our Downstream Plant Services practice provides timely and cost-effective engineering solutions to improve plant and refinery on-stream efficiency, safety, and reliability.

Recognized as a leading safety authority – a Saskatchewan service provider, inspiring and shaping excellence in public safety. In collaboration with owners, operators and industry, we provide professional safety, educational and regulatory services that instill a high level of confidence in our public safety system.

Technical Safety BC (formerly BC Safety Authority) is an independent, self-funded organization that oversees the safe installation and operation of technical systems and equipment across the province. In addition to issuing permits, licences and certificates, we work with industry to reduce safety risks through assessment, education and outreach, enforcement, and research.

Tundra provides process equipment and solutions for industrial, light industrial, and commercial applications.
The Tundra portfolio includes a comprehensive lineup to meet a facility’s pressure management, reliability, efficiency and safety requirements. This equipment includes: Pressure Relief Valves, Rupture Discs, Steam Traps & Condensate Recovery Packages, Storage Vessel Pressure & Vacuum protection, Isolation Valves, and Pressure Transmitters.
Featured suppliers: Farris Pressure Management, Continental Disc Corporation, TLV Corp., Groth Corporation, DHV, Cameron, and ABB.
Bronze Jr  Sponsor

An owner association of Chief Inspectors and Pressure Equipment Quality Program Administrators focused on continuously improving and optimizing safety, reliability, and integrity of “New” and “In Service” pressure equipment in Refinery, Upgrader, SAGD and Petrochemical facilities within Alberta.
Pro Paint
Pro Paint primarily focuses on Industrial Coating, Painting and Abrasive Blasting solutions for industrial settings.
Our team provides a wide range of industrial experience in applications for new construction, maintenance and resurfacing. As certified corrosion prevention and repair specialists, our team can engineer and implement quality solutions for internal, external and underground surfaces.

Media Sponsors

Inspectioneering is your trusted source for information related to asset integrity management in the O&G, Chemical, and Petrochemical industries. Since 1995, Inspectioneering has dedicated itself to helping engineers and inspection professionals around the world keep their assets operating safely and reliably.