API - RP 751
Safe Operation of Hydrofluoric Acid Alkylation Units
|Publication Date:||1 August 2021|
Scope and Purpose
API 751 provides requirements (shall) and recommendations (should) for practices and procedures related to safety, operations, design, inspection, and maintenance to support the safe and reliable operation of Hydrofluoric acid (HF) alkylation units. Topics include hazard management; operating procedures and worker protection; materials, construction, inspection, and work practices; transportation and inventory control; pressure-relief, product treatment, and utility systems; and risk mitigation. This document contains requirements and recommendations that have been found effective based on broad industry acceptance, proven effective industry practices, testing, and regulatory requirements.