2009 IPLOCA New Technologies Award Winners

The 2009 IPLOCA New Technologies Award sponsored by BP was presented during the annual Convention held in San Francisco. The Award is given in recognition of a significant achievement in the development of new pipeline technologies.

Mike King of BP and Roberto Castelli, Chairman of the IPLOCA New Technologies Committee, made the presentation and addressed the members of the audience about New Technologies. To review their presentation please click here.

 

The Committee decided to present the Award to Herrenknecht AG in recognition of their excellent work on Direct Pipe. The Award was received by Werner Suhm of Herrenknecht.
 

Herrenknecht's presentation is available here.
To access the Herrenknecht AG website please click here

 
 

In recognition of its members' commitment to new technologies IPLOCA also named four runners-up (in alphabetical order):

 

Caterpillar Inc., represented by Daniel Macholan and Marco Jannuzzi, for the D7E Track-type Tractor.
To review the entry, please click here
 

   

Laurini Officine Meccaniche, represented by Marco Laurini, for their new Pipe Layer PL105.
To review the entry, please click here 

 

Ludescher Cablecrane Systems GmbH, represented by Joachim Seyr and Christoph Ludescher, for their new carriage GSK 160 for cable crane systems
To review the brochure, please click here


Volvo Construction Equipment, represented by Eddy Powell and Bernard Quereillahc, for their Pipelayer PL4608.
To review the brochure, please click here 

 

 

IPLOCA would like to congratulate all those who participated in the 2009 New Technologies Award sponsored by BP for their commitment in this field. We encourage continuing efforts.