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Arctic Pipeline Planning

Design, Construction, and Equipment

Utilize the most recent developments to combat challenges such as ice mechanics. The perfect companion for engineers wishing to learn state-of-the-art methods or further develop their knowledge of best practice techniques, Arctic Pipeline Planning provides a working knowledge of the technology and techniques for laying pipelines in the coldest regions of the world. Arctic Pipeline Planning provides must-have elements that can be utilized through all phases of arctic pipeline planning and construction. This includes information on how to:

  • Solve challenges in designing arctic pipelines
  • Protect pipelines from everyday threats such as ice gouging and permafrost
  • Maintain safety and communication for construction workers while supporting typical codes and standards


Piping Engineers, Designers, Civil Engineers, Mechanical Engineers, Petroleum Engineers and Chemical Engineers, and Project Production Engineer

Paperback, 136 Pages

Published: August 2013

Imprint: Gulf Professional Publishing

ISBN: 978-0-12-416584-7


  • SECTION 1: History of Construction in Arctic 
    Chapter One:  Introduction 
    Chapter Two:  Design and Construction
    SECTION 2: Safety and Communication 
    Chapter One:  Safety on Construction Sites 
    Chapter Two:  Pipeline system communication  
    Chapter Three: Electrical 

    SECTION 3: Selection of Materials 
    Chapter One:  Introduction 
    Chapter Two:  Material properties in low temperature environment 
    Chapter Three: Line pipes 
    Chapter Four:  Fittings and forgings 
    Chapter Five:  Valves 




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