Vision and Mission 

To champion world-leading pipeline practices and innovation through advanced education, training and applied research.

The Pipeline Integrity Institute at the University of British Columbia is uniquely positioned to serve this purpose by providing expertise, leadership and training to both sector employees and future engineers.


The goals of the institute are to:

  • Educate qualified engineers for the pipeline sector through undergraduate and graduate courses at UBC and targeted short courses for partners.
  • Contribute applied research and innovative technology solutions towards a zero pipeline-incident rate.
  • Provide objective third-party analysis of new approaches and disseminate factual technical information to inform best practices in construction and policy / regulatory development.


PII Founding and Current Partners




We invite you read our PII White Paper below for more details.