• 13 years of the key industry event
  • 60+ industry players
  • 24 years of the successful RPI practice in organizing of industry conferences
Evgeny Rasskazov
Deputy Director, Sales Support Department
Alexey Grivach
National Energy Security Fund
Deputy General Director
Georgy Makarov
Gubkin Oil and Gas University
Professor, Industry Expert
Vladimir Sereda
Ministry of Defense State Research and Development Institute No. 25
Mikhail Lisanov
Scientific Technical Center of Industrial Safety Problems Research
Director of Risk Analysis Center Organization

This year engineering experts from participant companies will have a unique opportunity to discuss the key issues related to construction and operation of pipelines, as well as exchange views using a new discussion platform - the 13th International Technical Workshop "Designing, Construction & Operation of Onshore and Subsea Pipelines: Current Technology Challenges - 2017", which will be held for the first time as part of the “Offshore Upstream Development in Russian and CIS – 2017” International Conference. 

The event's agenda includes some of the most talked-about industry topics such as pipeline integrity management and methods of securing safe operation; difficulties in designing and construction of subsea pipelines in aggressive environments and solutions to overcome them; pipeline defectoscopy methods and efficient defects removal; designing and construction of modern booster stations; corrosion-free pipe coatings for trunklines; inspection, repair and maintenance of deepwater pipelines; and others.


  • Providing efficient, reliable and safe work of onshore and subsea pipeline transport
  • Specificity of the design and construction of subsea pipelines in severe conditions: problems and solutions
  • Methods of pipelines' inspection and prompt eliminationa of defects
  • Design and construction of modern compressor stations
  • Anti-corrosion protection of trunk and non-trunk pipelines
  • Inspection, repair and maintenance of deep-sea pipelines
  • Modern subsea pipeline leak detection systems
  • Efficient response to subsea oil pipeline bursts (including spill containment tools & equipment)
  • Major challenges in underwater welding and ways to respond 
  • Maintainability of subsea pipelines
  • Innovations and new materials in the construction and repair of pipelines.


  • Head of the Gas and Oil Industries’ Regulation Department, Federal Tariff Service of the RF
  • Head of Production Preparation, AK “Transnefteproduct”
  • Head of the Laboratory of the Center “The Reliability and Service Life of UGSS”, Gazprom VNIIGAZ
  • Deputy Head of Planning and Project Implementation of the Department of Project Management, Gazprom
  • Chairman of the Commission for Cooperation with Foreign Countries, Moscow Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  • Deputy Head of Department for Oil and Gas Facilities’ Supervision, Rostechnadzor
  • Head of the Crude Oil Measurement and Transit Department, TRANSPETROL
  • Head of Department of Oil Pipelines Exploitation, West Branch, KazTransoil
  • Deputy Financial Director, EuRoPol GAZ s.a.
  • Director for External Relations, OMEGA (“AK Transneft”)
  • Deputy Head of the Department, AK “Transnefteproduct”
  • Deputy Executive Director, SOPKOR
  • Head of Department of Pipes and Fittings, Gazprom invest Vostok
  • Director R & D, HMS Group
  • General Director, Kropotkin Engineering Plant
  • Chief Engineer, Herrenknecht Tunnelservice
  • Volga and Komi Regional Manager, Mantrac Vostok
  • Business Development Manager, Canusa-CPS
  • Vice President, Marketing and Business Development, Energy Solutions
  • Vice-President, Gulf Interstate Engineering Company
  • Regional Sales Manager, M-I SWACO
  • Technical Director, Stroytrubnadzor-service
  • General Director, VNIIST Institute
  • Technical Director, LatRosTrans
  • Business Development & Technical Engineer, Central & Eastern Europe, STOPAQ B.V.
  • General Director, NIIgazekonomika * Business Development Manager, TÜV International GmbH
  • Executive Director for the Technical Development, Intergas Central Asia
  • Manager for Distribution, MAGNUM Fuel Cell AG
  • Director East Department Pipelines, DENSO GmbH
  • Deputy Head of Ferrous Metallurgy Department, Ministry of Industry and Trade of the RF
  • Director, Trade house TMK
  • Head of the Department, AK «Transnefteproduct»
  • And others.

Audience of the 2017 Event will include top-managers, engineers and technical specialists of oil and gas and pipeline companies, service organizations and enterprises - manufacturers of pipes and gas equipment, representatives of companies transporters of oil and gas, leading experts on reconstruction and construction of pipeline systems, government representatives and investment corporations.

We invite you and your colleagues to contribute and share your knowledge and experience, new ideas, technologies, case studies and projects with your peers from around the world.

To register as a speaker, sponsor, delegate or obtain more information, please, contact

Elena Konstantinova:


+7 (495) 502 54 33 / +7 (495) 258 16 64