Undergraduate Course Catalog 2011-2012

COURSE: 47-358-2 Topics in Transportation: Pipeline Operations  (3)
Pipelines account for over 16 % of the total intercity ton-miles shipped in the United States.  They are a vital delivery system for oil, natural gas, and water. This course will highlight the operating and service characteristics of this vital mode of transportation through a study of the pipeline industry and its significance to the transportation industry since the end of the Second World War.   Prerequisite: 47-201, 47-250, 13-120, 46-201.