Speakers in Bangkok

Presentations were given by the following speakers at the Open General Meetings on Thursday 3 & Friday 4 October 2019.


Joint presentation by:

Ekachai Yimsakul, Vice President of Engineering & Project Management

PTT Public Company Ltd. www.pttplc.com

Ekachai has been working with PTT for over 10 years and has experience in construction, engineering and has been Project Director on various pipeline projects.


and Robert Avery, Managing Director

Brightstar Asia Ltd. www.brightstar-energy.com

Robert founded Brightstar Asia Ltd. in 2016 to provide engineering and project management consultancy services for pipeline and terminal projects in Asia. Its affiliate 'Asia Pipelines' undertakes detailed design of onshore pipelines.




The 4th Transmission Pipeline Midline Compressor Station Project

Shan Xudong, Managing Director

Shan Xudong has over 10 years' experience working on CPP pipeline EPC projects overseas, and over 7 years' experience in EPC oil and gas pipeline projects in Thailand.




Trends in the Global Upstream Oil Industry and the Realities of its Response to Climate Change

Jonathan Green, Executive Director, Business Development & Strategy

IMAP Global www.imap.com.au

Jonathan has 40 years' experience in the oil business and is responsible for business development and strategy for IMAP Systems Pty. He has vast experience in consultancy for governments, national oil companies, the United Nations, upstream oil & gas companies and service companies.




Safety in Transition

Brad MacLean, Senior Vice President, Safety & Organisational Effectivness

U.S. Pipeline www.uspipeline.com

Brad has over 29 years of experience in the health, safety and environment functions in the electrical and midstream oil & gas sectors, spanning operations, heavy construction and corporate governance.




The Northern Gas Pipeline - Building a Social Licence

Jonathan Spink, General Manager - Major Projects

Jemena www.jemena.com.au

Jonathan specialises in the delivery of gas transmission compressor stations and pipeline projects and as such has delivered 3 midline compressor stations on Jemena's Eastern Gas Pipeline, the Queensland Gas Pipeline, and a residential transmission pipeline in Victoria for Multinet Gas.




Macroeconomic Influences on Oil & Gas Markets

Laura Speake, Chief Economist, Energy & Transportation

Caterpillar www.caterpillar.com

Laura joined Caterpillar in 2014 and has since been responsible for developing a deep understanding of the macroeconomic conditions that drive the electric power, marine, oil & gas industrial segments of the E&T business.




Pipeline Construction Remote Monitoring

Agostino Napolitano, Head of Onshore Transportation System Operations

SAIPEM www.saipem.com

Agostino is a passionate pipeliner with over 16 years' experience in the field.  He has supervised several cross-border pipeline projects and presently serves as Portfolio Manager of large and complex EPC and EPCM projects worldwide.