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DIMP Inspection Form, large operators, (5/12/2011)
DIMP Inspection Form, master meter & LPG operators, (5/12/2011)
Control Room Management FAQs, draft, 2/1/2011, (2/24/2011)
PHMSA Public Awarenss Program Effectiveness Inspection Form 21 (Rev.0) November 18, 2010 (1/9/2011)
Integrity Management Enforcement Guidance (6/9/2010)
Part 192 Corrosion Enforcement Guidance (6/9/2010)
Part 195 Corrosion Enforcement Guidance (6/9/2010)
Gas IM Protocols with Guidance, 1/1/2008, (6/9/2010)
PHMSA Report on Mechanical Damages to Pipelines, (added 4/30/2009)
Texas Railroad Commission report on Compression Type Couplings, (added 3/4/2008)
Semi Annual Regulatory Agenda, Department of Transportation, Spring 2007, (added 05/14/2007)
Pipeline Inspection, Protection, Enforcement, and Safety Act of 2006, passed House (12/6/06), Senate (12/07/06)
Pipeline Safety and Reliability Improvement Act of 2006, Draft Legislative Language, added 6/30/2006
Final Report on Excess Flow Valves - US DOT/PHMSA (PDF file, added 2/10/06)
Transportation Security Improvement Act Of 2005, Committee Report, (PDF, added 3/3/06)
Transportation Security Improvement Act Of 2005, Complete text of bill S 1052,(PDF, added 3/3/06)
Public Law 107-355, Pipeline Safety Improvement Act of 2002.
Semi Annual Regulatory Agenda, June 28, 2004 Semi annual report of rulemaking activties for the Department of Transportation.
Research and Special Programs Reorganization Act. Creation of the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA)
General Accounting Office Reports
GAO Report, Pipeline Safety and Security. (PDF file)
National Transportation Safety Board Reports
El Paso Natural Gas/Carlsbad, NM - natural gas pipeline rupture and fire. Interviews and inspections.
Natural Gas Pipeline Rupture and Fire near Carlsbad, New Mexico, August 19, 2000. Final report released by NTSB, adopted February 11, 2003. (PDF file)
Pipeline Accident Report, PAR 01-01, Natural Gas Explosion and Fire in South Riding, VA, July 7, 1998 (PDF file)
Pipeline Accident Report, PAR 04-01, Rupture of Enbridge Pipeline and Release of Crude Oil near Cohasset, Minnesota, July 4, 2002 (PDF file)
Office of Pipeline Safety Documents(PDF files)
Draft Final Regulatory Evaluation. Pipeline Integrity Management in High Consequence Areas - (Gas Transmission Pipelines) - Docket RSPA-00-7666
Operator Qualification: Protocols for Compliance Inspection Process, April 15, 2003. OPS inspection form for Operator Qualification
Technical Hazardous Liquid Pipeline Safety Standards Committee Meeting. Transcript of meeting on March 25, 2003.
Technical Hazardous Liquid Pipeline Safety Standards and Technical Pipeline Safety Standards Joint Committee Meeting. Transcript of meeting on March 26, 2003.
Technical Hazardous Liquid Pipeline Safety Standards and Technical Pipeline Safety Standards Joint Committee Meeting. Transcript of meeting on March 27, 2003.
Gas Integrity Management Rule, 49 CFR 192 Subpart O, pre-release on December 12, 2003. (The Final Rule is expected to be published in the Federal Register on December 15, 2003).
Low Frequency ERW and Lap Welded Longitudinal Seam Evaluation Integrity Management Program, Final Report, released December 24, 2003.
Pipeline Operator Public Education Programs:
National Pipeline Mapping System, Standards for Pipeline, Liquefied Natural Gas and Breakout Tank Farm Operator Submissions, October 2004
Gas Integrity Management Protocols, DRAFT, Rev. 0, 9/28/04
Transportation Research Board (TRB) report titled "Transmission Pipelines and Land Use: A Risk-Informed Approach"
OPS Implementation Plan for Transmission Pipelines and Land Use, added 6/30/2006
Hazardous Liquid Pipeline Integrity Management Protocols, Dec. 31, 2004. (PDF file)
Assuring the Integrity of Gas Distribution Pipeline Systems, OPS Report to Congress (PDF file)
Summary of September 21, 2005 PHMSA/OPS Public Meeting on Distribution Integrity Management (PDF file, added 10/20/05)
Draft Regulatory Evaluation, Regulated Natural Gas Lines, (PDF file, added 10/24/05)
Damage Prevention Documents
Colorado Annual Damage Prevention Report (PDF file, added 2/10/2006)
McCain Hearing Documents, October 9, 2003
Statement Of Samuel G. Bonasso, P.E.
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