January 1, 1959 - API

FOREWORD: Each year in the United States several thousand wells are drilled and completed - some productive of oil or gas and some dry - and during this drilling and completion most of these wells are cased, with the casing set in the bore hole surrounded by oil-well cement. This book...

API STD 2610 - Design, Construction, Operation, Maintenance, and Inspection of Terminal and Tank Facilities
September 1, 2018 - API

Overview This standard covers the design, construction, operation, inspection, and maintenance of petroleum terminal and tank facilities associated with marketing, refining, pipeline, and other similar activities as stipulated in 1.2 through 1.8. This standard covers site selection and...

API STD 2015 - Requirements for Safe Entry and Cleaning of Petroleum Storage Tanks
January 1, 2018 - API

General This standard is applicable to stationary atmospheric and low-pressure (up to and including 15 psig) aboveground petroleum storage tanks used in all sectors of the petroleum and petrochemical industry, including: - crude oil and gas production, - refining, -...

API MPMS 18.1 - Manual of Petroleum Measurement Standards Chapter 18-Custody Transfer Section 1-Measurement Procedures for Crude Oil Gathered from Lease Tanks by Truck
May 1, 2018 - API

Scope and Field of Application These procedures are organized into a recommended sequence of steps for manually gauging and determining the quantity and quality of crude oil being gathered from lease tanks by truck. These measurements and tests are performed by crude oil truck...

December 1, 2018 - API
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API STD 53 - Well Control Equipment Systems for Drilling Wells
December 1, 2018 - API

The purpose of this standard is to provide requirements for the installation and testing of blowout prevention equipment systems on land and marine drilling rigs (barge, platform, bottom-supported, and floating). Well control equipment systems are designed with components that provide wellbore...

API PUBL 4723-A - Refinery Stream Composition Data - Update to Speciation Data in API 4723
December 1, 2018 - API
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API RP 505 - Recommended Practice for Classification of Locations for Electrical Installations at Petroleum Facilities Classified as Class I, Zone 0, Zone 1, and Zone 2
August 1, 2018 - API

Purpose The purpose of this recommended practice (RP) is to provide guidelines for classifying locations Class I, Zone 0, Zone 1, and Zone 2 at petroleum facilities for the selection and installation of electrical equipment. Basic definitions given in the 2014 edition of NFPA 70, the National...

API SPEC 16D - Control Systems for Drilling Well Control Equipment and Control Systems for Diverter Equipment
November 1, 2018 - API

These specifications establish minimum design standards for systems used to control blowout preventers (BOPs) and associated valves that control well pressure during drilling operations. The requirements in this specification apply to the following control system categories: a) control systems for...

API STD 668 - Brazed Aluminum Plate-fin Heat Exchangers
November 1, 2018 - API

This standard gives requirements and recommendations for the mechanical design, materials selection, fabrication, inspection, testing, and preparation for shipment of brazed aluminum plate-fin heat exchangers for use in the petroleum, petrochemical, and natural gas industries.

API TR 934-F PART 4 - The Effects of Hydrogen for Establishing a Minimum Pressurization Temperature (MPT) for Heavy Wall Steel Reactor Vessels
November 1, 2018 - API

Executive Summary Hydrogen, dissolved in the thick wall of a steel pressure vessel during steady-state operation in elevated temperature high-pressure H2, can cause both slow-subcritical crack advance, as well as unstable catastrophic fracture during shutdown and startup. This behavior is defined...

API SPEC 6A - Specification for Wellhead and Christmas Tree Equipment
November 1, 2018 - API
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API RP 2027 - Ignition Hazards and Safe Work Practices for Abrasive Blasting of Atmospheric Storage Tanks in Hydrocarbon Service
November 1, 2018 - API

General This recommended practice (RP) provides safe work practices for the prevention and control of vapor, ignition, and other potential hazards during abrasive blasting of aboveground storage tanks in liquid hydrocarbon service at atmospheric pressure. It is generally recognized in...

API RP 1115 - Design and Operation of Solution-mined Salt Caverns Used for Liquid Hydrocarbon Storage
November 1, 2018 - API

This recommended practice (RP) provides the functional recommendations for salt cavern facilities used for liquid hydrocarbon storage service and covers facility geomechanical assessments, cavern well design and drilling, and solution mining techniques and operations, including monitoring...

API RP 14F - Recommended Practice for Design, Installation, and Maintenance of Electrical Systems for Fixed and Floating Offshore Petroleum Facilities for Unclassified and Class I, Division 1, and Division 2 Locations
October 1, 2018 - API

General This document recommends minimum requirements and guidelines for the design, installation, and maintenance of electrical systems on fixed and floating petroleum facilities located offshore. For facilities classified as Zone 0, Zone 1, or Zone 2, reference API RP 14FZ, Recommended...

API TR 13TR3 - Size Measurement of Dry, Granular Drilling Fluid Particulates
October 1, 2018 - API

This report is intended to serve as a guide for the selection of appropriate techniques to determine the particle size distribution (PSD) of relatively large dry solid additives for drilling fluids, especially lost circulation materials (LCMs). Detailed procedures for the utilization of any...