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The secret of robust pipeline project management is the leading indicator.

Leading indicators are the key metrics that make pipeline projects robust. They allow you to prevent problems, stay proactive, and predict risk and[..]

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How to stop oil leaks from happening with preventative digs, to prevent risk and scramble to clean up later

by Advanced Piping Systems
on June 01, 2020
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HDPE, Poly Pipe

If you’re running pipes full of oil, you need to be a world-class risk manager. Take Canada’s Enbridge, which transported 14B barrels of crude over a[..]

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The RCM series, Part Two: Seeing failure from four different angles, and measuring the value of avoiding it

Our reliability-centred maintenance (RCM) series continues with a close-up look at failure. If you're wondering how we got here, check Part One's[..]

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How to prevent wear on your PE pipeline's bends

by Advanced Piping Systems
on March 10, 2020
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HDPE, Poly Pipe

When it comes to wear prevention, the approach that you take will vary from someone else's. It comes down to the use case for your particular pipeline.[..]

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How much can you bend HDPE before it ruptures?

by Advanced Piping Systems
on February 11, 2020
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PE100 Fittings, HDPE, Poly Pipe

Polyethylene pipe has a lot of benefits: It's lightweight, it's easy to handle, it's non-corrosive and it isn't going to snap. And if it's installed[..]

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