IPLOCA brings together prominent and leading global players in the pipeline construction industry in what would otherwise be a collection of isolated companies.

With this unity, members are able to share knowledge globally, facilitate business opportunities, promote the highest standards in HSE, innovation, quality, business ethics and sustainability throughout the pipeline construction industry.

There are five categories of membership:

Regular Members
Experienced onshore and offshore companies directly involved in construction or rehabilitation of pipelines covering a wide range of expertise.

Associate Members
Companies which provide vital services and equipment needed for the development and/or the maintenance of pipelines.

Corresponding Members
Oil & gas owners and operators of pipeline systems with an interest in the activities of IPLOCA.

Academic Members
Universities and research institutions related to the pipeline industry.

Honorary Members
Individuals who have provided remarkable services to the industry and/or the association.

Regular and Associate Membership

Annual membership for Regular Members is CHF 6,250 (plus a Joining Fee of CHF 6,250).
Annual membership for Associate Members is CHF 5,000 (plus a Joining Fee of CHF 5,000).

To consult the list of membership benefits, click on the links below:

Please fill out the appropriate application form by clicking on the links below:

The list of documents we require are listed on each form.

NB: we also need recommendation letters from two of our Regular Members.

Corresponding Membership

Annual membership for Corresponding Members is free of charge and allows oil & gas onshore and offshore owners and/or operators to benefit from a whole range of technical guidance and briefings produced by IPLOCA. Representatives of Corresponding Members are invited to participate in workshops, regional meetings and to register to attend our Annual Convention, giving access to the top management of contractors and suppliers to leading pipeline companies. For further details, please review the presentation for Corresponding Members

Click here for a list of the Corresponding Member Benefits.

To apply for membership please read the invitation letter and complete the Corresponding Member Application Form.

As soon as we have all the relevant information and the supporting documentation we will process the application and seek approval from the Board of Directors.

All applications should be sent to:

Attn: Eszter Czirjak, Membership Manager
Ch. des Papillons 4
1216 Cointrin/Geneva


Contact the IPLOCA Secretariat in Geneva.