April 6: Pipeline Safety Standard Available for Free in Pilot Program


The National Energy Board is launching a one-year pilot program to make a key safety standard, CSA Z662 – Oil and Gas Pipeline Systems, available online to the public for free. CSA Z662 is incorporated by reference in the National Energy Board Onshore Pipeline Regulations, making it a regulation that applies to NEB-regulated oil and gas pipelines. CSA Z662 covers the technical aspects of design, construction, operation, maintenance, deactivation, and abandonment of oil and gas industry pipeline systems.