NGA's Virtual Product and Services Spotlights

NGA is excited to offer these Virtual Product and Service Solution Spotlights to keep you connected with important gas industry product and services. These Spotlight events are offered at no cost to NGA members.

Keep abreast of new tools, technologies and services that can enhance your operations. Chat live with other gas industry professionals, manufacturers, distributors, and service providers.

Tuesday, May 24, 2022

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT

Atlas Carbon Fiber Composite Repair from CSNRI

Presented by: Liberty Sales and Distribution, LLC

Liberty Sales & Distribution, in partnership with CSNRI, are pleased to present the Atlas repair solution is used to address pipe anomalies from metal loss, deformations and crack or crack-like features. The Atlas system is a high strength, carbon fiber and epoxy resin system that can be field applied on live pipelines, preventing costly shutdowns.

Repair applications include:
  • External corrosion and pitting
  • Dents, gouges and scratching
  • Weld defects and other manufacturing flaws
  • Wrinkle bends and deformations
  • Cracks (conditional cases)

Benefits include:
  • Permanent repair with minimal disruption to pipeline operation during installation and top coating
  • Flexible repair system can be installed on complex deformations and geometries and in areas of low clearance
  • Installed and inspected with cost-effective field labor
  • Reduce time and cost in the ditch, repairing more anomalies in less time
  • Can be installed over non-injurious hard spots and laminations without safety risk, reducing the total repair length, cost and time required compared to steel sleeves

Join us to learn more about how the Atlas composite repair is an efficient and effective means to repair live lines.

Thursday, June 2, 2022

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM EDT

Bonfire eSourcing software

Presented by: Bonfire

Bonfire Strategic Sourcing Software Streamlines the bid and RFP process for over 500 public and private sector clients-including 30+ gas and utilities organizations across North America. This includes Pedernales Electric Cooperative (PEC), the largest electrical cooperative in the United States. PEC implemented Bonfire to bring their paper and email processes into one centralized, online platform.

Join Bonfire's Ian Roberts as he walks through the PEC case study and the Bonfire Strategic Sourcing Software Platform. He'll discuss:

  • How to source new vendors and diversify your vendor pool to overcome supply chain issues
  • How in-app transparency and audit trails enable compliance while reducing RFx cycle times
  • How PEC grew the volume of RFPs by overy 150% after implementing Bonfire, leading to significant cost savings and reduced contract risk
If you ever felt like the sourcing process was due for a refresh, we invite you to join us for this session to learn more.

If you need assistance registering please contact David Grande at ([NGA CONTENT]).

If you have any other questions or would like to schedule your own Virtual Product Spotlight Session please contact Jose Costa at ([NGA CONTENT])