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28 February - 2 March 2022
Okura, Amsterdam

28 February - 2 March 2022
Okura, Amsterdam

Europe's leading offshore pipeline conference

Technical insights from the leaders of the offshore industry

Running for 45 years - join our experts for the latest on pipeline innovations, digitization, the effects of energy transition and uptake of hydrogen on existing pipeline networks.

Thank you for attending

Thank you for attending OPT Virtual. All attendees will receive a 20% discount code for the 2022 event for bookings made before 31 October.

We are currently accepting papers for the 2022 event which will take place in Amsterdam. The deadline for abstracts is 29 October 2021.



Meet and network with 200+ offshore pipeline professionals


E&P companies make up more than 30% of the conference audience


Expert speakers. Hear and learn from the sector's leading technical authorities

The European meeting place for the offshore pipeline community

Meet pipeline leaders

200+ key offshore pipeline professionals exchanged ideas, innovation and technology development to help reduce costs, improve efficiency and safety.

Hear from leading operators Shell, Neptune, Aker BP, and Saudi Aramco who discuss specific case studies and insightful projects on pipeline threats and subsea pipeline based field experiences.

New Project highlights at OPT this year

Case Study: Troll Phase 3 – Optimized Field Development Solutions In collaboration between Equinor and IKM Ocean Designs. Presented by Ronny Haldorsen, this case study will showcase the successful installation performed in the summer of 2020 by pipelay vessel Solitaire with very efficient installation of the ILT’s.

A conceptual study on green hydrogen transportation by Subrata Bhowmik from McDermott will showcase the link between digitalisation and energy transition in the offshore pipeline space

Technical Sessions

In keeping with previous programmes, the 2021 event will feature the sectors leading technical experts who will share the latest advances in design concepts, enabling technologies and cost reduction strategies.  Just some of the expert authors you will hear from:

Petroleum Safety Authority Norway, Subsea 7, Saipem Spa, McDermott, NDT, Fugro, Cladtek, Xodus, Wood and more

Digitalisation Seminar

This year the seminar agenda will take a deep look into some key industry topics on using digital tool and platforms to gain project efficiencies with sustainable infrastructure and examine smart engineering solutions. Join the OPT experts and dive into decarbonisation opportunities and challenges, assess the re-use of existing pipelines for hydrogen and CO2, and find out what additional measures would be required.

28 February - 2 March 2022
Okura, Amsterdam

OPT 2021 Technical Advisory Committee

Meet leading industry experts who helped us in the development of our technical programme for the 44th annual OPT.