This privacy statement describes how the Pipeline Operators Forum (POF) collects and uses the personal information you provide on our website:

Contact us

If you submit personal information, such as your email address, to us by following the “Contact us” link on our website, we will use that information to respond to your question or request for information. We will not share your information with third parties without your explicit permission. You can also contact us by email at


A “cookie” is a small text file that a website can place on your computer’s hard drive in order, for example, to collect information about your activities on the site or to make it easier to use certain site functions. We do not use cookies to collect or store personally identifiable information.

Information automatically collected by our site

Our servers automatically collect certain non-personally identifying information, such as your computer’s IP address, the type of browser in use, and pages viewed, when you visit our site. We use this information to understand how visitors navigate through our site, to enhance your experience while using our site, and to make the materials we post as valuable to visitors as possible. We do not link this information to personally identifiable information.


Please be aware that no transmission of information via the Internet can be entirely secure. You should, therefore, always use caution when submitting personal information online. We take commercially reasonable steps to provide security for your information once we receive it.

Links to other websites

Our sites includes links to other websites whose privacy practices may differ from those of POF. If you submit personal information to any of those sites, your information is subject to their privacy statements. POF’s privacy statement does not apply to information you may submit to those sites. We encourage you to carefully read the privacy statement of any website you visit.