API RP 2207 - Preparing Tank Bottoms for Hot Work
June 1, 2017 - API

This recommended practice addresses only the safety aspects of 1.1 hot work performed on petroleum storage tank bottoms. It discusses safety precautions for preventing fires, explosions, and associated injuries. The term "hot work," as used in this publication, is defined as an operation...

January 1, 2019 - API

Quarterly Well Completion Report provides detailed information reported drilling activity, as well as estimates of the total number of wells and footage drilled for the current and recent quarters. The estimates of quarterly completions and footage are disaggregated by well type, depth interval,...

API RP 939-C - Guidelines for Avoiding Sulfidation (Sulfidic) Corrosion Failures in Oil Refineries
January 1, 2019 - API

This recommended practice (RP) is applicable to hydrocarbon process streams with sulfur-containing compounds, without the presence of hydrogen (H2), which operate at temperatures above approximately 500 °F (260 °C) up to about 1000 °F (540 °C). There is considerable debate in the industry as to the...

API SPEC 2W - Steel Plates Produced by Thermo-Mechanically Controlled Processing for Offshore Structures
January 1, 2019 - API

Coverage This specification covers four grades of steel plates that are to be produced by thermo-mechanically controlled processing (TMCP) for use in welded construction of offshore structures Application of the API Monogram If the product is manufactured at a facility licensed by AP and is...

API SPEC 12F - Specification for Shop-welded Tanks for Storage of Production Liquids
January 1, 2019 - API
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December 1, 2018 - API

Joint Association Survey on Drilling Cost an annual survey, is the only source of data for the long-term source of information on detailed U.S. drilling expenditures on wells, footage and related expenditures for each active drilling area. Data for oil, gas wells and dry holes are reported...

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 MPMS 7.2 - Manual of Petroleum Measurement Standards Chapter 7-Temperature Determination Section 2-Portable Electronic Thermometers
May 1, 2018 - API

This chapter describes the methods, equipment, and procedures for manually determining the temperature of liquid petroleum and petroleum products by use of a portable electronic thermometer (PET). This chapter discusses temperature measurement requirements in general for custody transfer, inventory...

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, - petrochemicals, -...

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 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 the...

API SPEC 6A - Specification for Wellhead and Christmas Tree Equipment
November 1, 2018 - API

This specification identifies requirements and gives recommendations for the performance, dimensional and functional interchangeability, design, materials, testing, inspection, welding, marking, handling, storing, shipment, and purchasing of wellhead and tree equipment for use in the petroleum and...

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 and...