Pace Global

Natural Gas Pipeline Project Management

Clien Need
Client Need:
The client needed an owner’s engineer and development support services for a natural gas pipeline lateral.


Our Role
Our Role:
Pace Global provided owner’s engineer and project management services for the development of a natural gas pipeline lateral that was required to fuel a new 800 MW combined cycle power plant under development in the Houston area. Pace Global provided management, negotiation, and engineering expertise to complete commercial and physical construction of the lateral, which included multiple interconnections with interstate and intrastate gas pipelines to insure a reliable fuel supply. The pipeline lateral consisted of a 1-mile long 10″ section connected to a 6-mile long 14″ section that subsequently interconnected with multiple pipelines. Pace Global’s construction management services included the following tasks: performing field inspections to ensure that the construction of pipeline laterals, hot taps, metering and pressure regulation facilities comply with design specifications and applicable local and national codes; and managing subcontractors, cost, and schedule.


Results
Results:
The pipeline lateral remains in operation.
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