GPA Midstream Association



GPA Midstream’s Pipeline Safety Committee monitors safety and legislative and regulatory pipeline issues, particularly those of the Department of Transportation’s Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) and equivalent state agencies governing pipeline transport of natural gas and natural gas liquids.



  • Committee Leadership

  • Chair: Jimmie Hammontree, Williams
  • Vice Chair: TBD
  • GPA Midstream Staff Liaisons: Matthew Hite and Charlotte Sawyer

Typical Committee Member


Any employee of a GPA Midstream member company interested in participating in or learning more about midstream industry pipeline safety activities is welcome and encouraged to join this committee.



Products & Services


In a joint effort with the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, the Pipeline Safety Committee collected data from GPA Midstream member companies on gathering lines in Class 1 areas.