Mar 05, 2019
Ensuring Safe Pipeline Pigging Operations with Proper Personal Protective Equipment
Across the oil and gas midstream sector, workers interconnect piping, pigging the line to keep it running smoothly and eventually pump the oil. Keeping midstream workers safe during these three processes means ensuring that they’re using the proper personal protective equipment (PPE) for their jobs. This article will define the pigging process, highlights various types used, and address PPE needed by occupations working across the midstream industry.