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  • Jeff Chini & Claus Langer Receive the PRCI Distinguished Service Award
    Jeff Chini & Claus Langer Receive the PRCI Distinguished Service Award
    Thu, March 30, 2017
    Jeff Chini and Claus Langer, both of Southern California Gas Company, each received the Distinguished Service Award for avid support and long-term efforts facilitating PRCI research. They were instrumental in providing host sites and the associated operational support for research critical for the ...
  • PRCI Finalizing 2018-2022 Strategic Plan
    Tue, March 28, 2017
    Most companies and organizations have a strategic plan document, but it is not the document that is important, it is the execution of the actual plan.  A good strategic plan will be a blueprint for knowing what you want to achieve, how you will continue to evolve, and it will lay out how you ...
  • Mike Whelan Becomes New Vice President of Research Operations
    Mike Whelan Becomes New Vice President of Research Operations
    Wed, March 01, 2017
    On March 1, 2017, Mike Whelan was promoted to Vice President, Research Operations for PRCI. Mike is a key part of the PRCI team, and has been a part of PRCI for over 15 years, as either a contractor or full-time staff.

    As the Director of Research Operations, he has done a great job of ...
  • PRCI has Moved!
    PRCI has Moved!
    Fri, February 17, 2017
    PRCI's main offices have moved! As of February 24, 2017 we are located in Chantilly, Virginia. Please update your records!

    PRCI Main Office
    15059 Conference Center Drive
    Suite #130
    Chantilly, Virginia 20151

    Phone: +1-703-205-1600
    Fax: +1-703-205-1607 ...
  • Welcoming New Members to PRCI!
    Welcoming New Members to PRCI!
    Sun, January 01, 2017
    We are pleased to welcome Diakont who joined PRCI as a Technical Program Associate Member of the Integrity & Inspection Technical Committee. Using advanced non-destructive examination (NDE) technologies, Diakont provides condition surveys and inspection services to ensure reliable operating ...
  • PRCI Launches New Website
    PRCI Launches New Website
    Wed, December 21, 2016
    We are pleased to announce the launch of the new PRCI website! 

    We have worked hard to develop a website with the members and end-users in mind optimizing your experience and enabling you to access all of the essential information you require in an improved interface to ...
  • In Remembrance of Winston A. Johnson II
    In Remembrance of Winston A. Johnson II
    Tue, November 08, 2016
    It is with deep sadness that we have learned we lost a dear friend and valued colleague. Former PRCI Chairman and longtime industry research champion, Winston A. Johnson II, passed away on November 3, 2016. During his 32-year career with El Paso Energy and serving as PRCI Board Chair for 4 years, ...
  • PRCI Executive Assembly Approves 2017 Energy Pipeline Research Portfolio
    Thu, October 20, 2016
    At its Executive Assembly meeting in September, PRCI approved the final slate of projects for its 2017 Research Portfolio. Member funding contributions of over $10 million and numerous in-kind support commitments were allocated to research projects addressing leak detection, pipeline operations ...
  • Welcome New PRCI Staff
    Welcome New PRCI Staff
    Thu, October 20, 2016
    We would like to welcome back Katrina Robinson to PRCI! Five years after leaving PRCI, Katrina has returned to her position as Administrative Assistant. A native of Florida, she moved to the Northern Virginia area in 2002. Prior to working for PRCI, Katrina has worked in various administrative ...
  •  Welcoming New Members to PRCI!
    Welcoming New Members to PRCI!
    Thu, October 20, 2016
    We are pleased to welcome  Enduro Pipeline Services, Inc .  who joined PRCI as a Technical Program Associate Member of the  Integrity & Inspection Technical Committee . Enduro provides pipeline in-line inspection services and pigging products. We would like to welcome ...
  • New Technical Committee Chairs
    Thu, October 20, 2016
    We are delighted to share that the recently established Surveillance, Operations & Monitoring Technical Committee has elected Leanne Meyer  as its Chair. 

    Meyer is a Vice President at MarkWest Energy Partners (a wholly owned subsidiary of Marathon Pipeline ) in ...
  • PRCI Elects New Executive Board Members
    Thu, October 20, 2016
    It has been one year since Pipeline Research Council International (PRCI) approved enhancements to its governance and research models to improve organizational efficiency and effectiveness. Over the past year, the organization has implemented changes in its structure, operations and processes that ...
  • August 11th is 811 Day!
    August 11th is 811 Day!
    Wed, August 10, 2016
    811 is the phone number you call before digging to protect yourself and others from unintentionally hitting underground utility lines. There are millions of miles of buried utilities beneath the surface of the earth that are vital to everyday living like water, electricity and natural gas. ...
  • PRCI to Present Key Findings at Upcoming Gas Machinery Conference
    PRCI to Present Key Findings at Upcoming Gas Machinery Conference
    Tue, July 26, 2016
    Pipeline Research Council International, Inc. (PRCI) will be presenting results from a number of recent research projects at the upcoming GMRC Gas Machinery Conference (GMC) to be held in Denver on October 2-5, 2016. These results will highlight work in five areas related to gas compression ...
  • PRCI UAS Research to Be Presented at UAS Energy In Sight Summit
    PRCI UAS Research to Be Presented at UAS Energy In Sight Summit
    Wed, April 20, 2016
    PRCI has been invited to present at a one-day summit in conjunction with the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) Annual Conference and Expo , Xponential 2016, May 2-5, 2016. This one-day summit will provide a look at the need and opportunity for the unmanned aircraft ...