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CER – Nimonik Presentation about Onshore Pipeline Regulations

Jonathan Brun

Join us for a day of insightful and interactive discussion with the Canada Energy Regulator.

Date: September 20th, 2023

Location: Calgary Marriott Downtown Hotel

Address: 110 9th Avenue SE, Calgary, AB T2G 5A6

Gathering Time: 9:00 AM

Presentation Time: 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM


  1. Introduction on background of Onshore Pipeline Regulations and Filing Manuals
  2. Overview of how CER regulates and enforces the OPR
  3. Discussion of Phase 1 engagement and key themes
  4. Next steps and upcoming engagement opportunities
  5. Q&A


Andrew Benson

Andrew Benson is the Canada Energy Regulator’s Compliance Program Manager for emergency management, and an Emergency Response Coordinator. He focuses on using data to measure risk and address complex compliance and process issues. Andrew also manages the CER’s Emergency Operations Centre and emergency response. Andrew has extensive regulatory experience and has a background in compliance and environmental remediation. Andrew holds a B.Sc. in Earth Sciences and a M.Sc. in Organic Geochemistry.

Elliot McLauchlan

Elliot McLauchlan is an Analyst on the Canada Energy Regulator’s Regulatory Policy Team. He is the Assistant Project Manager for the review of the Onshore Pipeline Regulations, the CER’s principal regulation for the oversight of pipelines that cross interprovincial or international borders. Elliot has extensive experience in regulatory development and parliamentary affairs. Elliot holds a B.Sc. in Earth Sciences and Master’s Degree in Resource and Environmental Management.

This event offers a unique opportunity to interact with CER representatives, who will shed light on the latest regulatory developments and initiatives related to onshore pipelines. Through in-depth discussions and Q&A sessions, we will explore the key challenges, advancements, and best practices in the regulatory landscape.

The CER will delve into the latest emerging regulatory changes impacting the industry and facilitate insightful discussions on compliance challenges.  

Please note, the event is not open to service providers or consultants.

Register for the Event Here