PHMSA Mega Rule Compliance

Do you need help meeting PHMSA Mega Rule Compliance?

KTA-Tator is a multi-disciplined engineering consulting firm specializing in quality assurance and inspection of critical infrastructure. We provide an integrated corrosion control plan to maximize the service life of pipeline assets.

KTA draws upon our 75+ year history of providing construction and engineering expertise to the oil & gas industry.

Our ISO accredited corrosion & NDE laboratories support our Certified Welding Engineers, and Inspectors, ASNT NDE Experts, AMPP Level III Coating Inspectors, Certified Concrete Professionals, Cathodic Protection Specialists, and a host of Professional Engineers (Chemical, Civil & Mechanical), Material and EH&S Professionals.

KTA's PHMSA Mega Rule Compliance Services Include:

Integrity & Risk Assessments

  • Conducting Due Diligence Assessments
  • Implementing Compliance Logic for Gathering Pipelines
  • Risk Ranking/Modeling
  • Providing support for In-Line Inspection (ILI)
  • Analyzing ILI Pipeline Data
  • Pipeline Integrity Assessments
  • Material Verification (field and laboratory)
  • High Consequence Areas (HCA) and Moderate Consequence Areas (MCA) Assessments
  • Integrity Management Plans (IMP) Development & Support
  • Audit and Compliance Support
  • Conducting Piggability Studies
  • Coating, Welding, and Cathodic Protection Recommendations
  • Fitness for Service Assessments

Design Services

  • Cathodic Protection System Design
  • Conducting Alternating Current (AC) Interference Studies, Modeling, and Design
  • Hydrostatic Test Design & Plan Development
  • Repair Designs

Field Services

  • Due Diligence Assessments (Field)
  • Bellhole and Confirmatory Inspections
  • Non-Destructive Examination (NDE)
  • Weather Event Follow-Up Inspections
  • Inspecting Pipeline Coatings
  • Assessing External Coatings using Direct Current Voltage Gradient (DCVG) and Alternating Current Voltage Gradient (ACVG)
  • Conducting Close Interval Potential Surveys
  • Performing Cathodic Protection Surveys, Troubleshooting, and Remediation
  • External Corrosion Surveys
  • Soil Corrosivity & pH Level Testing & Analysis

Microbiological Induced Corrosion (MIC) Support

  • Full-Service Field & Lab Collection, Testing, & Evaluation
  • Corrosion Coupon Kit
  • Develop Remediation Solutions

Navigate the complexities of the petrochemical industry with confidence. Contact KTA today for expert services that address your specific challenges and ensure compliance with industry standards.


Lake Barrett
Director of Business Development
(412) 746-4242

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