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Dr. Alan Murray (P. Eng)

The founding Chairman of the ASME Pipeline Systems Division


Dr. Alan Murray (P. Eng), is the founding Chairman of the ASME Pipeline Systems Division. He is the former Professional Leader Engineering, (Chief Engineer) of the National Energy Board (NEB) in Calgary Alberta Canada and an Adjunct Professor in the Mechanical Engineering Department of the University of Calgary. In 2006, Alan was awarded with ASME Distinction Award for his over 40 years of active involvement in the industry.


In the earlier part of his career, Alan has worked in a number of areas in Pipeline Design and Construction, System Planning, Logistics and Procurement for Nova Corporation; subsequently TransCanada Pipelines, where he was Director of Pipeline Services. Currently, he is with Principia Consulting Inc. and serves on a number of Codes and Standards committees and government panels on energy research and development.


Alan holds a Doctorate in Civil Engineering from the Queen's University of Belfast, Northern Ireland.


Client List:

• Petrobras
• PetroChina
• TransCanada
• Premier Oil
• Brazilian Institute of Oil, Gas and Biofuels (IBP)
• International Pipeline Conference (IPC)
• Australia Pipeline Industry Association (APIA)
• Enbridge Pipelines
• Petronas Carigali
• Shell
• Bharat Petroleum
• Universities of Calgary
• Universities of Alberta