Canada’s transmission pipelines never rest. They run 24/7, transporting the oil and gas products that fuel our lives. And with every pipeline, there is a control room where highly qualified technicians monitor complex data to ensure that everything is running smoothly and safely.
Did you know that every transmission pipeline is monitored day and night, 365 days a year? Or that technicians have the authority to shut down a pipeline if they see anything that could represent a danger to people or the environment? Check out the infographic below for even more control room facts:
Be sure to check out this blog post with control centre operator, Wayne Mazur. And stay tuned for an upcoming post, when we sit down with a control room manager, to learn more about control room safety.
In the meantime, check out these posts for more information: