Effective techniques to minimize the corrosion effects and coating failures are critical for the lifetime of pipeline systems, especially in high temperature environments in the Middle East. Don’t miss the chance to attend this NACE International Pipeline Coating Technology Conference in your area.

About NACE International Pipeline Coating Technology Conference

Join this conference to learn the following topics:
  • Onshore Pipeline Coatings
  • Field Joint Coatings
  • Mainline and Field Joint Coating Failures and Solutions
  • Liquid Rehabilitation Pipeline Coatings
  • High Temperature and LAT FBE Pipeline Coatings
  • Offshore Pipeline Coatings
  • Pipeline internal Coatings
  • HDD Pipeline Coatings
  • Pipeline Coating Repair Solutions
  • Quality Control & Inspection of Pipeline Coatings
  • Advancement in Pipe Coating Application Technology
Who Should Attend:
  • Coating Contractors
  • Coating Manufacturers and Distributors
  • Oil & Gas Owners and Operators
  • Pipeline Owners and Operators
This event will help you:
  • To learn the effective techniques to minimize the corrosion effects and coating failures in  pipeline systems
  • Discover the latest products and services in pipeline coatings
  • Make connections with industry peers from the Middle East
Top Job Titles:
  • Director
  • Engineer
  • Facility Manager
  • President/Vice President
  • Senior Corrosion Technician

Keynote Speaker

Abdullah Al-Ghamdi, Senior Engineering Consultant, Saudi Aramco

Abdullah Al-Ghamdi has over 30 years of experience in Oil and Gas industries with experience in corrosion engineering. Mr. Al-Ghamdi has served NACE International in different capacities and levels including: officer in the Dhahran Saudi Arabia, Director in West Asia and Africa Area, member NACE International Board of Directors, Chairman of the International Operations Subcommittee, inaugural member of the Certification Commission, member of the Policy Committee, and member of the IMPACT study Technical Advisory Committee. He is also the Founding Chairman of the Materials Engineering and Corrosion Control Chapter of the Saudi Council of Engineers (SCE).

Hotel Recommendations

Room Rates:

Single: 760 AED/$207 USD
Double: 820 AED/$223 USD

*prices in USD subject to change based on currency exchange rate

The above rate:

  • includes full buffet breakfast at the Californian restaurant (6:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.) 24th floor
  • Includes 10% Municipality fee, 10% service charge, 5%VAT and AED 20 Tourism dirham fee per night.
  • Is valid for pre or post stays of up to 3 days (subject to availability)

Additional room requirements other than the above reserved rooms may be subject to rate and room availability.

Deadline to Reserve Your Room at Listed Rates: 25 December, 2018

Please fill in the Room Reservation Form to secure the room rate.

Room Reservation Form

Dusit Thani Dubai

133 Sheikh Zayed Road, PO Box 23335 | Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Tel: +971 (4) 343 3333



Conference Chair

Benjamin T. A. Chang,


Matt Dabiri (Consultant),
Ali Moosavi (DNV-GL)

Organizing Committees

Jeff Didas, Matcor, USA
Denis Melot, Total, France

Shaoguang Feng, PetroChina Pipeline, China
Tom Weber, Trenton Wax Coating, USA
Arie Dam, Gasunie, Netherlands
Pradeep Radhakrishna, Wgarnet, Dubai, UAE


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