PAPS provides services that support Governmental Reporting, Compliance Management and GIS Pipeline Mapping for operators that have minimal Pipeline Safety support staff.

Services include:

Compliance Management 

  • Monitoring State and Federal Pipeline Safety Regulations
    • Natural Gas (49 CFR 192) Regulatory Compliance
    • Hazardous Liquids (49 CFR 195) Regulatory Compliance
  • Pipeline Classification/RP 80 Analysis 
  • Class Location, High & Moderate Consequence Assessments 
    • Jurisdictional Gathering Pipeline Type A & Type B Determination
    • Class 1 Gathering Pipeline Type C & R Determination
    • Transmission Pipeline Assessments (Class/HCA/MCA Determination)
  • Development of Inspection, Operation, and Management Plans and Programs   
  • Assist in Interfacing with Federal and State Agencies Before, During, and After Safety Evaluations, Inspection and Audits & Development of Corrective Action Plans and Response Letters

GIS Pipeline Mapping

  • Field GPS Data Collection
  • Records-based As-Built & Asset Management Support
  • Pipeline Digitizing & Map Development
  • System/Operating Map Development
    • Data Conversion
    • "Heads-up" Digitizing
    • Map Printing & Reproduction
  • Spatial & Tabular Query and Reporting Capabilities

Governmental Reporting

  • OPID/Operating Entity ID Support (Creating & Updating)
  • PHMSA Annual Reporting
  • State Permitting (i.e. Texas T4/PS8000)
  • National Pipeline Mapping System (NPMS) Filings
  • 811/One Call Support

PAPS Utilizes industry-leading technology to perform a variety of support functions. These include Esri's ArcGIS Desktop and Web tools, Trimble GeoXT handheld GPS equipment, and a variety of custom and off-the-shelf tools proven to help our clients meet - and often exceed - Federal and State Pipeline Safety standards. With our GIS knowledge and firsthand experience navigating the regulatory landscape, PAPS serves as a one-stop resource for full-bodied and fully compliant Pipeline Safety & GIS support. 

Pipeline Safety/GIS Management


AmeriCo Energy Resources LLC
Brian Texas Utilities (BTU)
Comstock Resources
Daylight Petroleum
EagleRidge Energy
Enerfin Field Services
Faulconer Energy
Finley Resources
Galloway Lone Star, LLC
Pelican Reserve Pipeline Company
Petroleum Fuels Company (PFC)
PetroTX Operating
Polaris Pipeline Company
Ranger Oil Corporation (ROCC)
Tandem Energy
Trek Resources
Wagner Oil Company