Novel Construction Session

For more information on the Novel Construction Initiative, please click here.

Wednesday & Thursday, 24 - 25 October 2018
Crowne Plaza Hotel 
- Geneva, Switzerland


The Novel Construction Fall Session will take place in Geneva, Switzerland on Wednesday and Thursday, 24 - 25 October 2018. We welcome and encourage you and your colleagues to participate in furthering IPLOCA's collaborative industry initiative.

The agenda for the meeting is now available on our website. In order to view the agenda please click here

Working groups:

The current working groups: 

Group Leader E-Mail
Planning & Design Criss Shipman (G.I.E.) e-mail
Earthworks & Crossings Paul Andrews (Fluor) e-mail
Welding & NDT Gustavo Guaytima (TransCanada) e-mail
New Trends & Innovation Mustafa Abusalah (CCC) e-mail
Coatings Somaieh Salehpour (Shawcor) e-mail
Environment Sue Sljivic (RSK) e-mail
Logistics Bruno Pomaré (Spiecapag) e-mail
Pre-Commissioning Vincenzo Calabria (Sicim) e-mail
Bending Geert Dieperink (Maats) e-mail 
Health & Safety Alain Gauthiez (Spiecapag) e-mail


The initiative is organised in conjunction with the Health & Safety Workshop on Saving lives in the pipeline industry.

For the second time, IPLOCA will offer a webcast of the event to those who are unable to attend in Geneva. People choosing this option will be able to watch most of the presentations live and ask some questions in writing. To review the specific agenda, please click here.

You can already test the webcast option on this link. If you are unable to watch the video or have any issue with the sound system, please try to use a different web browser and/or contact your IT expert.