Operator Qualification

Pipeline Services to the  Operator Qualification Program

▫ Covered Tasks Lists

The company maintains personnel qualifications on DOT OQ Covered Tasks based on the industry standard Tasks Lists and customer Task Lists. Our Covered Task qualifications are based on the API and ASME B31Q task lists.


DOT Drug & Alcohol Training Programs

We have Federal DOT approved training programs compliant with 49 CFR Parts 199 and 40. We have awareness programs for the general employees and our subcontractors and Supervisors Programs for management employees, first line supervisors, and foremen. We include customer employees and subcontractors in the training whenever convenient.

DOT Drug & Alcohol Testing Program

The company uses Pipeline Testing Consortium as our third party collection agent, program manager, Medical Review Officer, and NIDA 5 panel laboratory. Our relationship with PTC has been ongoing since the 1989 DOT rule. Our statistic are available at PTC under our pipeline division “Stroud Diving & Hydrography” at www.pipelinetesting.com

Pipeline Training and Testing Programs

NCCER – National Center for Construction Education and Research is our primary training, assessment, evaluation, and performance provider. We have been working with NCCER since their involvement in the Pipeline Craft Skills originated with them. We have an Administrator and Master Trainer, Subject Matter Experts and many enriched employees who have participated in their programs. They are located on the web at www.nccer.org

Veriforce is an assessment and performance evaluation service provider for us. We have an administrator and SME approved by them as well. Certain clients only accept PV’s or Assessments from one national governing body or another. Veriforce can be located on the web at www.veriforce.com

Program National Databases

Our collection database for all OQ information ( other than Veriforce) is stored and maintained on the WWW.IsNetworld.com site and it is accessible to pipeline operators nationwide. We have insurance data, Safety, Safe Practices statistics, OSHA 300 Logs and information, personnel statistics, personal qualifications on all personnel, company information and other very valuable data on this vast database.

SCQ-V Safety Compliance Quality – Verified

The HSE safety programs for the company are submitted and audited by National Compliance Management Service NCMS, which verifies our compliance to OSHA and other agencies. This compliance verification is extensive and the only acceptable score is 100% compliance. NCMS is directed by our customers to conduct the safety audits. Our compliance scores are also available on the www.IsNetworld.com website.

No Access to IsNetworld?

In the event a customer does not have access to the information compiled and maintained on the IsNetworld database, please contact us. We will provide you with statistical information direct from our database. contact: will.hux@mesco-offshore.com and indicate the information required. The information is only available to customers and is strictly confidential.

Additional Links to Pipeline Information


Call us at 904-355-1777 for additional Pipeline IS&M information or also contact our OQ Provider – will.hux@PipelineOQ.com