2007 IPLOCA New Technologies Award Winners

The 2007 IPLOCA New Technologies Award sponsored by BP was presented during the annual Convention held in Sydney. The Award is given in recognition of a significant achievement in the development of new pipeline technologies.

Mike Sweeney of BP made the presentation and addressed the members of the audience about New Technologies. To review his presentation please click here.


The Committee decided to present the Award to Laurini Officine Mechaniche and Spiecapag, represented by Marco Laurini and Jean-Claude Van de Wiele, in recognition of their excellent work on The Muletrax, Multi-purpose Tractor.
To review their entry please click here.


In recognition of its members' commitment to new technologies IPLOCA also named two runners-up (in alphabetical order):


Bredero Shaw, for the Low Application Temperature HPCC Coating.
To review Bredero Shaw's entry please click here

Volvo Construction Equipment, represented by Bernard Quereillahc, for their Excavator Based Pipelayers.
To review Volvo's entry please click here.
IPLOCA would like to congratulate all those who participated in the 2007 New Technologies Award sponsored by BP for their commitment in this field.