Strengthening North America's Energy Infrastructure

Operations Technology Development

In a collaborative effort to develop advanced technologies for the natural gas industry, U.S. utilities are combining interests, expertise, and resources into focused R&D projects through Operations Technology Development company (OTD).


OTD is a not-for-profit corporation led by 24 members who serve over 45 million natural gas consumers in the United States and Canada, representing 57% of the households currently served by natural gas.

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​Tracer Wire Evaluations for HDD Pipe Installations

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Cross Bores: Best Practice and Outreach Program

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Research Project Summaries

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