pipeline safety Tag

April 28, 2021
Three backhoes digging as part of dig safe on a pipeline right-of-way

Dig Safe Month: Working together to protect Quebec workers and pipelines

April is Safe Digging Awareness Month – bringing attention to the important issue of safe digging practices around pipelines and other underground infrastructure. This month’s blogs highlight some of the ways CEPA members work with the public and different industries to keep their pipelines and the public safe. Working around pipelines and other underground utilities…
April 21, 2021
Homeowner digging with shovel

Dig Safe Month: Utility companies take public safety message online during pandemic

April is Safe Digging Month – bringing attention to the important issue of safe digging practices around pipelines and other underground infrastructure. This month’s blogs will highlight some of the ways CEPA members work with the public and different industries to keep their pipelines – and the public – safe. In 2020, thousands of Canadians…
April 14, 2021
TC Energy "Yes Kit"

Dig Safe Month: Making pipeline safety fun in the classroom

April is Dig Safe Month – bringing attention to the important issue of safe digging practices around pipelines and other underground infrastructure. This month’s blogs will highlight some of the ways CEPA members work with the public and different industries to keep both people and pipelines safe. Scratch and sniff cards that smell like natural…
April 9, 2021
A combine in a field

Dig Safe Month: Saskatchewan works with farmers to protect the public and pipelines

April is Dig Safe Month – bringing attention to the important issue of safe digging practices around pipelines and other underground infrastructure. This month’s blogs will highlight some of the ways CEPA members work with the public and different industries to keep their pipelines safe. Saskatchewan is known as Canada’s breadbasket, and for good reason.…
March 17, 2020

Pipeline industry well equipped for COVID-19 pandemic response

Canada’s pipeline companies have plans to deal with a range of adverse events that go beyond pipeline incidents. They rehearse those plans several times a year. So, the industry is well prepared to respond to the COVID-19 global pandemic. This week’s blog post is a Q & A with a member of CEPA’s Emergency Management…
January 15, 2020

Four pipeline innovations you may not know about

Canada’s pipeline industry has been at the forefront of innovation and technological change for many decades. From finding new ways to safeguard the integrity of pipelines and reduce environmental footprint, to getting the best value for our resources, pipeline companies continue to make their mark innovating as part of our commitment to continuous improvement. Here…
January 8, 2020

CEPA outlook for 2020

In 2020, the pipeline industry needs to be focused on three key areas: collaboration, competitiveness and continuous improvement. That’s the view of Chris Bloomer, President and CEO of the Canadian Energy Pipeline Association (CEPA), who shared his insights on the industry’s top priorities for 2020. Chris Bloomer, President and CEO, Canadian Energy Pipeline Association About…
April 24, 2019

Important safety tips if you’re digging near a pipeline

If you’re planning to garden, plant trees, install fences or do any land disturbance, this blog post is for you. Across our vast country, Canadians rely on energy pipelines and other underground infrastructure for the quality of life we’ve grown accustomed to in a modern world. Oil, gas, sewer and water pipelines, as well as…