Consulting Services

We offer the following consulting services, exclusively to oil and gas pipeline owners and operators, in states where we are licensed as professional engineers**:

  • Management Consulting
  • Business Improvement
  • Strategic Planning
  • Change Management
  • Meeting and Decision Facilitation
  • Work Process Development and Documentation
  • Troubleshooting on pipeline, gas processing and refining operations
  • Profit improvement audits (yield and energy)
  • Rotating equipment optimization, trouble shooting and failure analysis
  • Development of operations and maintenance procedures for regulatory compliance
  • Valuation of assets for sale or purchase
  • Project Economic evaluation
  • Integrity assessment and maintenance program management
  • Hydro-static testing planning, management and certification
  • Reliability improvements
  • Process simulation
  • Decision and Risk analysis


**VPE holds professional engineer licenses in numerous states, especially the primary oil producing states.  We maintain active records with the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying, and can quickly become licensed in most states if a project need arises.  This listing of offered services should be construed to apply only to states where we are presently licensed.