IPLOCA East & Far East Regional Meeting

The last IPLOCA Regional Meeting took place on Wednesday 22 March 2023 at the Langham Hotel, Melbourne, Australia. This meeting was co-hosted by APGA – Australian Pipelines & Gas Association and presentations focused on Health, Safety, Environment and Quality.

The Regional Meeting included presentations by IPLOCA members and representatives of international companies from the pipeline and construction industry in the East & Far East region.

Click HERE to review the agenda of the meeting.


Welcome and Pipeline Industry HSE Stats and Trends
Leon Richards, McConnell Dowell
Lessons in Resilience: How to Strengthen your Mental Health during Challenging Times
Stephan Dale, Consultant
Client and Principal Working Together on HSE – NGI Project
Paul Whyte, Nacap & Richard Morgan, APA
Organisational Reliability 
Sean Brady, Brady Heywood
Pipe Drove Prevention and Root Cause Analysis
Phil Woodhouse, Spiecapag & Lou Guevara, Vacuworx
Rehabilitation of Contaminated Land
Tom Breadon, Jemena
The Sustainability Journey in the Pipeline Industry – Best Practices
Richard Kydd, dss+
Improving the Quality & Maximising the Value of Coating Maintenance
Adam Matthews, Denso
Material Fragment Sizing – Bedding and Padding
Daniel Lexander, Allu and Sami Rahman, Allu
Internal Bending Machinery – Safe Operations
Gerben Wansink. Maats
Australian Industry Projects – Update and Insights
Senior Executives of APA, Jemena and AGIG