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2014 API/AGA Joint Committee on Pipeline Welding Practices

When: January 22, 2014 - January 23, 2014
Where: InterContinental Dallas
Addison, Texas

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The API/AGA Joint Committee on Oil & Gas Pipeline Field Welding Practices Meeting will be held January 22-23, 2014 at the InterContinental Dallas.

This is an invaluable opportunity to be a part of how the U.S. petroleum industry develops and maintains state-of-the-art standards for the fabrication of pipe and tubular goods. As well as technical sessions for two API groups that lead the industry in developing and maintaining state-of-the-art standards for oil well cements and drilling and completion fluids, tubular goods and quality programs.

The informative program will include:
  • Modification Interpretation and Policy 
  • Mechanized Welding 
  • Weld Procedures and Welder Qualifications 
  • Maintenance Welding 
  • Fracture Mechanics 

Preliminary Program and Registration Information

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Register Online 

No registration fees are charged for this meeting, however, registration is required.

If you have questions, or encounter any problems using the on-line registration software, contact Brittany Morrow at 202-682-8195 or registrar@api.org.

Advance Your Standards
Your participation keeps API standards going strong, and we would like you to share your standards expertise with the next generation. API invites you to sponsor first-time attendees from your company complimentary at all API 2013 standards meetings.

Complimentary registration is limited to first-time attendees, who must be sponsored and accompanied by a prior API standards meeting participant from the same company. Pre-registration is required. On-site registration will not be available for this category. All hotel and travel expenses are the responsibility of the participant/attendee.

If you wish to sponsor a first-time attendee, and you are a previous participant at API standards meetings, please complete this Sponsored Attendee section on your Registration Form and return it by January 3, 2014. You may also register a first-time attendee on your on-line registration form.

For more information, please contact Arnetta Smith at 202-682-8149 or smitha@api.org.

Hotel Information

Reservations may be made directly with the InterContinental Dallas by calling 972-386-6000 or 877-317-5786. Requests for reservations will be taken until 5:00 pm, local time at the hotel on December 29, 2013 or until the room block is sold out, whichever comes first. Please mention the American Petroleum Institute (Group Code AP2) to receive the group rate of $209 single or double occupancy, or $249 Club/Tower Room, plus applicable taxes. It is recommended that you make hotel reservations as soon as possible. If your plans change, you may update your reservations accordingly.

You may also make reservations online

All participants are responsible for making their own reservations, but if you have questions about hotel reservations, contact Arnetta Smith at smitha@api.org or 202-682-8149.

Reason for Attending

Here are just some of the benefits you’ll gain by participating:

  • You will have access to technical committee meetings covering API standards and best practices used throughout the industry to promote safe and environmentally sound operations. 
  • You will learn about the latest research and development on refining process equipment, including future R&D efforts that may benefit your business in the long run. 
  • You will have many opportunities to make contacts with your colleagues and establish new business connections. 
Who Should Attend
Members of API/AGA Joint Committee on Oil and Gas Pipeline Field Welding Practices and Subcommittees

The meeting should also be of interest to:
  • Oil and Gas Welding Supervisors 
  • NDT Experts 
  • Pipeline Welding Experts 
  • Pipe Manufacturers 
  • Pipeline Contractors 
  • Personnel of Service and Supply Companies 
You do not have to be an API Member to participate.

We look forward to your participation. If you have questions, please contact: