PIPELINE SERVICES

INTEGRATED PIPELINE SOLUTIONS

IKM provides integrated support to owners and operators of Pipelines.  We offer a portfolio of specialist services, such as:

  • Civil & Structural Engineering
  • Fire, Blast & Gas Safety
  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • Environmental Compliance
  • Ecology
  • Surveying & 3D Laser Scanning
TAKE A LOOK AT OUR PIPELINES BROCHURE

ENGINEERING

We have extensive experience of providing engineering assurance, project management and construction supervision to owners and operators of Pipelines both as client’s representatives and as contractor’s designer. In addition, our Fire, Blast & Gas Safety team provide a range of services relating to Major Accident Hazard (MAH) Pipelines.

  • MANAGEMENT OF PIPELINE REFURBISHMENT AND REPAIR
  • DESIGN OF CROSSINGS OVER PIPELINES
  • SITE PRESENCE DURING WORKS
  • CRANE AND LIFTING OPERATIONS
  • ROAD CROSSING ASSESSMENT AND LOAD ANALYSIS
  • MANAGEMENT OF PIPELINE INSPECTION
  • SCENARIO IDENTIFICATION
  • CONSEQUENCE MODELLING
  • COMAH HAZARD IDENTIFICATION AND ANALYSIS
  • RISK ASSESSMENT

GEO-ENVIRONMENTAL

There is an increased awareness that work on Pipelines has to take notice of the environmental and ecological effects of any works. Our geo-environmental team are specialists in these areas and can aid in any Pipeline project. Our team of experienced geotechnical engineers can also provide a range of services in relation to changing Pipeline routes due to movement of soil mass.

  • PHASE 1 HABITAT SURVEYS
  • NOISE & VIBRATION MONITORING
  • ECOLOGICAL IMPACT ASSESSMENTS (EcIA)
  • PRIVATE WATER SUPPLIES RISK ASSESSMENT
  • CAR LICENCE APPLICATIONS
  • GEOLOGY & GEOTECHNICAL ASSESSMENTS OF PIPELINE ROUTES
  • EXCAVATION AND EARTH SUPPORT FOR DEEP EXCAVATIONS
  • BANK STABILITY AND EROSION MONITORING
  • RIVER BANK OR BED REINSTATEMENT
  • REVIEW OF THIRD PARTY WORK

SURVEYING

Most Pipelines cross rivers or streams which are not static due to erosion. Our Surveying and 3D Laser Scanning team offer a range of specialist digital data capture and reporting options on both land and water.

  • HYDROGRAPHIC SURVEYS
  • TOPOGRAPHICAL SURVEYS
  • 3D LASER SCANNING
  • MOBILE MAPPING
  • DRONE SURVEYS
  • AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHY

WHY USE IKM?

QUEENSFERRY CROSSING

Read our case study