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Spiecapag UK Ltd / OPA Download Case Study

OPA Higham Lane to Bough Beech Pipeline Project 13.4km 8" Oil

Key Tasks
• Project Management
• Detail Route & Crossing Design
• Topographical Surveying
• GPR Utility Surveys
• Project Engineering
• Field Engineering
• Bending Engineering
• As Built Surveying and Drawing

UKPipeline were commissioned by Speicapag UK Ltd to provide a wide scope of construction project management, design, engineering and surveying. A rapid mobilisation was required and UKPipeline commenced working on this GPSS project in early 2011, pipeline routing and special crossing design were commenced swiftly and the project continued through to successful completion with UKPipeline delivering As Built drawings soon after the summer construction period was competed.

Project Details:
UKPipeline fully utilised their industry specific methodologies combining GPS, GIS and CAD to deliver Traffic Management Maps, Strip Maps / Alignment Sheets and Special Crossing Drawings as part of this fast paced project. UKPipeline are able to seamlessly combine GIS and CAD formats to combine engineering data effectively with environmental, archaeological, pipeline operator and land agent inputs.


Milestones & News
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June 2012

UKPipeline trial their YellowBoxGIS pipeline construction progress recording system on the Wales and West Utilities Llanwrin to Dolgellau Pipeline Project.

UKPipeline's Oracle P6 Internal Project Management Web Site developed for North Somerset Council achieves over 2500 page views.

May 2012

UKPipeline complete a high accuracy GPS survey to enable IMU calibration for Greystar UK on behalf of RCS Ltd.

UKPipeline successfully complete a survey of circa 38k highway assets for Reading Borough Council using mobile GIS and GPS technology.

April 2012

UKPipeline are pleased to undertake two gas installation topographical surveys for new client Premtech Ltd.

March 2012

UKPipeline are proud to be awarded our first Highway Asset Survey contract with new client Reading Borough Council.

February 2012

UKPipeline are appointed as Google Enterprise Professional (GEP) Partners. Our partnership with Google supports the development of Google Maps as part of our YellowBoxGIS – Project Dashboard product.

January 2012

UKPipeline complete the creation of the Model Project, a prototype pipeline project built to demonstrate the Progress Reporting functions of our new YellowBoxGIS product. See for more info.

December 2011

UKPipeline sponsored the Pipeline Industries Guild - Wales and Western Branch Forty First Annual Dinner at the Thistle Hotel, Bristol.

November 2011

The UKPipeline Field Work Team completed the main site survey works for the Laing O'Rourke / Severn Trent Water DVA Emergency Access Plan.

October 2011

Mike Cobble invited to deliver his presentation 'GIS and their use in Pipeline Design and Construction' at the Ordnance Survey Annual Utility Seminar, Stratford-upon-Avon, UK.

Tom Worley and Stephen Wiggins represent UKPipeline at GITA's 20th Annual GIS for Oil & Gas Pipeline Conference, Houston Texas, USA.

September 2011

Stephen Wiggins presented UKPipeline GIS capability at University of Portsmouth Environment Network (UPEN) Climate Change and the Solent Workshop.

August 2011

Increased data access and security with implementation of a 'Cloud' based file server system, backed up to Amazon S3.

Update GIS capability with investment in ESRI ArcGIS 10.

Tom Worley attend Mapping the Underworld (MTU) Seminar, Ordnance Survey Head Office, Southampton.

June 2011

Mike Cobble delivered the presentation 'Geographical Information Systems and their use in Pipeline Design and Construction' at the IGEM Annual Conference and Engineering Update, Loughborough University.

May 2011

Stephen Wiggins joins UKPipeline as a GIS Specialist.

April 2011

Move to larger offices at Fernhill Court, Almondsbury.

March 2011

Stuart Stephens joins UKPipeline as a Pipeline Field Engineer.

October 2010

Gain Achilles UVDB Registration.

Achieve ISO 9001: 2008 Registration with Bsi.

Appoint Pillar Software to provide web based Staff Time Management systems.

April 2010

Launch UKPipeline in-house server systems and intranet using Dell hardware and Microsoft software.

Invest in full Adobe CS5 web and graphic design suite.

March 2010

Join the Pipeline Industry Guild (PIG) as a Business Associate.

Invest in full Oracle Primavera P6 V7 PPM software.

January 2010

UKPipeline accepted as IGEM – Industrial Affiliate.

November 2009

GIS fact finding visit to USA, Coler & Colantonio Inc, Boston, MA and Iroquois Pipeline Operating Company, Shelton CT, USA.

October 2009

Open new office - Pioneer House in Tickenham.

July 2007

UKPipeline web site revised and re launched.

October 2006

Mike Cobble joins UKPipeline a Director.

Invest in onsite HP Colour A0 plotting equipment.

June 2006

Invest in full Autodesk CAD suite with KTF 3D ground modelling capability.

March 2005

Website launched.

August 2001

UKPipeline Ltd founded by Tom Worley.

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