Pressure Testing Workshop

1-Day Pressure Test Design & Analysis

Who Should Attend

This workshop is appropriate for all those responsible for the design, execution and/or evaluation of any type of pipeline pressure test on liquid or gas pipelines whether it be new construction or in-situ. With specific focus on the engineering aspect of pressure testing, project managers & engineers as well as compliance staff of pipeline operating companies would benefit the most from this training.

What You Will Learn

The principles of good pressure test design and evaluation will be the focus for the morning session. All pressure types will be covered, including discussion on calculating the MAOP or MOP from test pressures.

The afternoon session will discuss the execution of pressure tests including reviewing a test plan, case studies and how to properly document and close the loop on pressure tests.


  • Designing a Pressure Test
  • Pressure Test Acceptance Criteria
  • Evaluating a pressure test
  • Planning and Documentation
  • Case Studies
  • Pressure Test Myths and Misinformation