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API STD 6AV2

Installation, Maintenance, and Repair of Safety Valves (SSV, USV, and BSDV)

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Organization: API
Publication Date: 1 August 2020
Status: active
Page Count: 36
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This standard provides requirements for installing and maintaining safety valves. Included are requirements for receiving inspection, installation, and maintenance, field and off-site repair, testing procedures with acceptance criteria, failure reporting, and documentation. Power and control systems for safety valves are not included.

NOTE 1 "Safety valve" as used in this standard denotes a surface safety valve (SSV), an underwater safety valve (USV), or a boarding shutdown valve (BSDV).

NOTE 2 Testing the safety shutdown system and test frequency are outside the scope of this Standard.

Document History

API STD 6AV2
August 1, 2020
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair of Safety Valves (SSV, USV, and BSDV)
This standard provides requirements for installing and maintaining safety valves. Included are requirements for receiving inspection, installation, and maintenance, field and off-site repair, testing...
March 1, 2014
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair of Surface Safety Valves and Underwater Safety Valves Offshore
This standard provides requirements for installing and maintaining surface safety valves (SSV) and underwater safety valves (USV). Included are requirements for receiving inspection, installation and...
March 1, 2014
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair of Surface Safety Valves and Underwater Safety Valves Offshore
This standard provides requirements for installing and maintaining surface safety valves (SSV) and underwater safety valves (USV). Included are requirements for receiving inspection, installation and...

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