Submit Your Entry for the 2019 PLM Calendar Today!

Attention all pipeliners, contractors and operators alike – send us your photo of Cat® pipeline equipment doing its job and you could be the winner of the 2018 PLM Calendar Contest. The winner will receive a PL87 scale model pipelayer!

This year is about you!  Don't miss this opportunity to showcase your crew and to tell us your story. Pick a setting that highlights your job, your team or what project you are working on.  Then get in the picture and have fun with it!  We only ask that you make sure Cat equipment is in the background, that everyone has their safety gear on and that you use a high resolution setting on your camera - 

300 dpi is the best.  Deadline is August 15, 2018.  Photo requirements are: Calendar

1. Must show Cat machines working on a pipeline
    right-of-way (preferably a current job)
2. Photo must be available in 300 dpi or better
3. Include your company name, the name of the project,  
    the location,
    the date the picture was taken
4. All entries due by August 15, 2018

Email images with required information to: info@plmcat.com

Best wishes on your entry!

And the 2018 Winner is...

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Congratulations to Cem Özbay with Tekfen Construction!

The winning photograph for this year’s pipeline calendar cover was taken of the Trans Anatolian Pipeline Project – Lot 3, located in Turkey.  Cat®PL87 pipelayers are lowering in 56 in. diameter pipe.  Tekfen Construction is a leader in challenging fields of contracting activities, to include pipeline, around the world.  An uncompromising dedication to global quality standards has underscored the company’s consistent growth and stability over five decades.  

Previous Winner - 2017 Contest

2017-WINNER

Congratulations to Basilio Gatonye with Michels Canada!

Basilio submitted this photograph of pipelayers working on a pullback of the Highway 36, HDD crossing. Michels Canada managed and constructed the mainline installation scope of work for the 39.1 miles (63 km) of NPS 36 pipe for Enbridge's Edmonton to Hardisty (E2H) Line 67 Pipeline Project.  Michels successfully completed all the mainline, valve and building installation as well as seven large HDD's with multiple isolated open cut water crossings, including a sheet piled isolated crossing of the Battle river.

Previous Winner - 2016 Contest

Congratulations to Lyndi May with U.S. Pipelines!

Lyndi submitted this photograph of Cat equipment working on the Southern Access Extension project for Enbridge in Illinois - USA. The project consists of 168 miles (270 km) of 24 in. pipe that will transport crude oil from Enbridge Flanagan Terminal near Pontiac, Illinois to an existing crude oil terminal near Patoka, Illinois. The pipelayers here are doing their job - lowering in.

Previous Winner - 2015 Contest

Congratulations to Jeff Miller with Banister Pipeline!

Access Northeast Expansion pipeline is a 184 mile (297 km) long project of 42” pipe that will carry LVP Bitumen Blend and will run from Conklin, AB to Redwater, AB in Canada. This photo depicts the laying of the 42” pipe.

Previous Winners - 2014 Contest



Jeff Miller with Banister Pipeline!

The winning photo is from the Access Northeast Expansion pipeline, 184 miles (297 km) of 42 in. pipe that will carry LVP Bitumen Blend and will run from Conklin, AB to Redwater, AB in Canada.  In this photograph the stringing contractor, Premay, is using the DECKHAND® Pipe Handling System attached to a excavator to move and manipulate the pipe safely and efficiently.



For the First Time We Also Have a Runner-Up in 2014

Bruno Pomare, SPIECAPAG Technical Director, The picture at left is of the SASOL GNP project by SPIECAPAG/WBHO JV. The project is 93+ miles (150km) of 26 in. pipe for a Natural Gas Pipeline from Secunda to Sasolburg - South Africa.

Our thanks to all of the contractors from around the world who participated by submitting their photos. From over 40 contributions, the judges had to select twelve winning photos. To all contributors who have not won this year, please keep your cameras clicking!