SPE New York & New England- Member to Member Talk


Wednesday July 19, 2017
11:00 AM-1:00 PM
Lunch Will Be Provided

Overview of Gas Pipeline Fundamentals, Regulation, Design and Construction


Dr. David Donohue, President of IHRDC

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There is wide spread expansion of gas pipelines worldwide in response to the need to provide gas supply to the more efficient combined cycle gas-fired power plants and other markets. This presentation will provide you with a general understanding of gas pipelines and how they are designed to meet customer needs. It begins with background fundamentals and ends with the participants designing a pipeline using state-of-art design software. Come and learn about a major midstream industry investment area.


Dr. David A. T. Donohue

Dr. David A. T. Donohue is the Founder and President of both IHRDC and Arlington Storage Corporation.

Dr. Donohue is a technical specialist, businessman, attorney, and lecturer who is highly regarded for the teaching
of management programs devoted to the business of oil and gas. He has successfully designed and taught these “business game” programs to more than 10,000 members of the international oil and gas industry on both in-house and public bases. He was
the developer of an innovative video-based learning system for the upstream petroleum industry, which has now been converted to IPIMS, a widely licensed e-Learning system. Dr. Donohue is also the developer and owner of independent underground gas storage facilities in New York State. In his early career he held various positions in engineering and research for Exxon and, for four years, served on the faculty of Pennsylvania State University. Dr. Donohue holds a Ph.D. in Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering from Pennsylvania State University and a J.D. from Boston College Law School. He is active in public affairs in his hometown, a Distinguished Member of the SPE, and Alumni Fellow of Pennsylvania State University.

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According to Society of Petroleum Engineers policy, embargoed country nationals will not be admitted to the meeting.



SPE - Member to Member Talk

Overview of Gas Pipeline Fundamentals, Regulation, Design and Construction

When: Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Time: 11:00 - 1:00 

Where535 Boylston Street (Copley Square), 11th Floor, Boston, MA

RSVP is required