Chapter 2
Pipeline Route Selection, Survey, and Geotechnical Guidelines


A pipeline system survey is sanctioned prior to construction to obtain a complete and comprehensive record of all physical aspects associated with the system. To design and construct a pipeline project the following survey activities are required:

• Preliminary route selection

• Engineering survey

• Legal survey

• Construction survey

• As-built survey

  • Introduction
  • Preliminary Route Selection
  • Key Factors for Route Selection
  • Engineering Survey
  • Legal Survey
  • Construction∕As-Built Survey
  • Geotechnical Design
  • References
Topics: Pipelines

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