API SPEC 15LE
Specification for Polyethylene Line Pipe (PE)
|Publication Date:||1 January 2008|
The purpose of this specification is to provide standards for polyethylene (PE) line pipe suitable for use in conveying oil, gas and non-potable water in underground, above ground and reliner applications for the oil and gas producing industries.
The standard does not propose to address all of the safety concerns associated with the design, installation or use of products suggested herein. It is the responsibility of the user of the standard to utilize appropriate health and safety considerations.
All pipe produced under this standard must utilize pressure rated materials, but may be used in pressurized, nonpressure and negative pressure applications.
The technical content of this document provides requirements and guidelines for performance, design, materials inspection, dimensions and tolerances, marking, handling, storing and shipping.