Learn how our Clients are achieving success

At SPAN we thrive in helping our clients find the solutions that work and helping them make their Management Systems and related programs successful. We thank our clients for sharing their stories and assisting others to improve. 




A Business Case for Successful Management System Implementation

Learn what’s required to be successful, and how to avoid common failures that can cost you success.

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Implementing a Pipeline Safety Management System in field operations

In 2015 Plains Midstream Canada implemented their Management System across all field operations. 

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Plains All American Management System Implementation

Plains All American uses Octane to accelerate implementation of its API RP 1173 Pipeline Safety Management System.

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Pipeline Industry Improving Performance with Octane software

CEPA has successfully implemented its performance indicator and Integrity First programs into Octane’s secure web-based application. It has enabled significant improvements in how CEPA uses data to understand industry performance and prioritize improvement efforts. 

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What our clients say

"Our member companies were concerned that their information could be unsecure, and we were concerned we couldn't scale up our systems as our programs grow; we are solving both by implementing Octane."

VP Performance

Pipeline Association

"Thanks for all your help!  I think [SPAN] did an excellent job and this was my best audit experience so far."

Supervisor, Leak Detection Systems

Midstream Pipeline Company

  • American Petroleum Institute
  • Gibson Energy
  • Phillips 66
  • Canada Energy Regulator


  • Plains All American Pipeline
  • British Columbia Oil & Gas Commission
  • Cenovus Energy
  • Emera


  • Husky Energy
  • Repsol
  • Agrium
  • Keyera Midstream


  • BC Hydro
  • Canadian Energy Pipeline Association
  • Zellstoff Celgar
  • Capstone Mining


  • Suncor Energy
  • Inter Pipeline
  • Meg Energy
  • Plains Midstream Canada


  • Wipro
  • WSP
  • Pembina
  • SAIT


  • Whitecap
  • ODS logo
  • ARC Logo
  • Cardinal Energy
  • Canfor


We hope you find these Client stories and case studies helpful. We see a lot of different approaches to Management Systems and programs out there and with our Clients, we hope to share stories for everyone to learn from. 

James Ullyott, Managing Director

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