Development of pipes & tubes for Oil & Gas applications.
Manufacturing of pipeline and tubular products with enhanced mechanical properties
Innovative material solutions for challenging environments such as sour services, corrosive services and high/low temperature conditions.
Advanced welding and inspection solutions for tubular products.
Industry standards outlook on manufacturing and product integrity.
New technologies and improvements in Nondestructive testing of flat and tubular products
Multifaceted focus on Carbon Steel, Stainless Steel and Nickel Alloy for pipeline, tubular and flat products.
Knowledge exchange between steel producers, tubular manufacturers and end users.
Coatings for aggressive service condition
High temperature coatings
Coating failure analysis
Advance inspection method for coating
Steel Quality and Standards
Application of Nondestructive Testing technologies to ensure pipe and process equipment integrity
Development and Improvement in steel inspection programs
Role of Risk Based Inspection (RBI) in assuring integrity of pipes and steel structures
In service corrosion detection and fitness for service assessment
Structural health monitoring of steel structures
New developments in codes, standards and best practices in steel integrity assurance
Design for inspectability of steel pipes and structures
Design for Fatigue, Seismic Design of Steel Buildings, Design of Web-Tapered Members, Cold Form Steel Design, Welding design, Blast Resistant Design in Petrochemical facilities, Design of Mobile Buildings, Building Information Modeling (BIM) Techniques, Sustainability and Green Buildings etc...
Material Traceability, Positive Material Identification techniques, Handling of Large Structures (Onshore/Offshore) during Fabrication and Shipping, Material defects, infrastructure defects etc...
Industry Welding Processes, Welding metallurgy and defects, Inspection techniques and Repair methodologies etc...
Steel Making Processes - Mills & Re-rolling mills, Advances in Steel manufacturing technology, Sheet Steel Manufacturing, Wire Rope, Manufacturing etc...
Possible CP interference on pipelines at congested corridors
Effects of high CP potential on coatings and steel pipe
Soil resistivity influence on CP adequacy
CP for on-shore pipelines
Fire Safety Engineering & Fire Design of Structures
Fire in structures and Structural members
Material behavior at elevated temperature
Performance based Design
Modeling - Simple calculation methods and simulations
Fire Protection materials
Fire Engineering design codes
Fire safety in oil, and gas facilities
Fire safety management
Fire fighting systems and techniques in Oil and gas steel facilities