Surveillance, Operations & Monitoring

Products resulting from research activities conducted under the Surveillance, Operations, & Monitoring (SOM) Technical Committee improve the integrity of the pipeline infrastructure and the continuity of public service through the development and successful deployment of technologies identify Right-of-Way threats, leak detection, and damage prevention.
  • Terrain related — topography, mapping, survey, geology and soils, ditching, ground movements, subsidence
  • People related — Human factors
  • Technologies that identify Right-of-Way threats, leak detection, and damage prevention
  • Surveillance, assessment and damage prevention with respect to weather and outside forces
  • Pipeline facilities integrity (excluding engine reliability and integrity)