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API RP 92S - Managed Pressure Drilling Operations-Surface Back-pressure with a Subsea Blowout Preventer
September 1, 2018 - API

General This document provides information for planning, installation, testing, and operation of wells drilled with surface back-pressure (SBP) managed pressure drilling (MPD). This document applies only to drilling rigs with subsea blowout preventers (BOPs). This document addresses...

API STD 6A - SPECIFICATION FOR WELLHEAD EQUIPMENT (Production Valves, Flanges, Blowout Preventers, and Wellhead Fittings)
March 1, 1971 - API

Coverage. This specification covers items of equipment utilized for pressure control systems required during the drilling and production life of a well. Specifically covered are the groups of equipment usually referred to as ring-joint flange., ring joint gaskets, drilling-through and flow line...

API TR 16TR1 - BOP Shear Ram Performance Test Protocol
July 1, 2018 - API

This document outlines the standardized test protocol, including data and reporting requirements, for performing sealing and nonsealing blowout preventer (BOP) shear ram performance tests. This protocol determines the parameters that can support field system performance and confidence...

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...

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)...

API RP 92M - Managed Pressure Drilling Operations with Surface Back-pressure
September 1, 2017 - API

This document provides information for planning, installation, testing and operation of wells drilled with surface backpressure managed pressure drilling (MPD). This document applies only to drilling rigs with surface blowout preventers (BOPs). This document considers situations where...

API SPEC 16A - Specification for Drill-through Equipment
April 1, 2017 - API

This specification defines the requirements for performance, design, materials, testing and inspection, welding, marking, handling, storing, and shipping of drill-through equipment used for drilling for oil and gas. It also defines service conditions in terms of pressure, temperature, and wellbore...

API STD 16AR - Standard for Repair and Remanufacture of Drill-through Equipment
April 1, 2017 - API

This standard specifies requirements for repair and remanufacture of drill-through equipment built under API 16A. This standard also applies to repair and remanufacture of drill-through equipment manufactured to API 6A requirements and produced prior to the existence of API 16A. This standard also...

API RP 16Q - Design, Selection, Operation, and Maintenance of Marine Drilling Riser Systems
April 1, 2017 - API

API 16Q provides requirements for the design, selection, operation, and maintenance of typical marine riser systems for floating drilling operations from a mobile offshore drilling unit (MODU) with a subsea blowout preventer (BOP) stack. Its purpose is to serve as a reference for...

API SPEC 7K - Drilling and Well Servicing Equipment
December 1, 2015 - API

This specification provides general principles and specifies requirements for design, manufacture, and testing of new drilling and well-servicing equipment and of replacement primary load-carrying components manufactured subsequent to the publication of this specification. This specification is...

API BULL 97 - Well Construction Interface Document Guidelines
December 1, 2013 - API

This bulletin provides guidance on information that is to be shared regarding well construction and rigspecific operating guidelines. It is intended to align the lease operator's safety and environmental management system (SEMS) with drilling contractor's safe work practices (CSWP). The well...

API RP 96 - Deepwater Well Design and Construction
March 1, 2013 - API

The complexity of deepwater (DW) operations requires a thorough understanding of well design criteria and associated equipment. This recommended practice (RP) provides engineers a reference for DW well design as well as drilling and completion operations. This RP will also be useful to support...

ISO 13533 - Petroleum and Natural Gas Industries - Drilling and Production Equipment - Drill-Through Equipment
December 1, 2001 - ISO

This International Standard specifies requirements for performance, design, materials, testing and inspection, welding, marking, handling, storing and shipping of drill-through equipment used for drilling for oil and gas. It also defines service conditions in terms of pressure, temperature and...

API RP 92U - Underbalanced Drilling Operations
November 1, 2008 - API

Purpose The purpose of these recommended practices is to provide information that can serve as a guide for planning, installation, operation and testing of underbalanced drilling equipment systems on land and offshore drilling rigs [barge, platform, bottom-supported, and floating with surface...

API RP 53 - Recommended Practices for Blowout Prevention Equipment Systems for Drilling Wells
March 1, 1997 - API

PURPOSE The purpose of these recommended practices is to provide information that can serve as a guide for installation and testing of blowout prevention equipment systems on land and marine drilling rigs (barge, platform, bottom-supported, and floating). Blowout prevention equipment...

API RP 59 - Recommended Practice for Well Control Operations
May 1, 2006 - API

PURPOSE The purpose of these recommended practices is to provide information that can serve as a voluntary industry guide for safe well control operations. This publication is designed to serve as a direct field aid in well control and as a technical source for teaching well control principles....

API OIL WELL CEMENT - OIL-WELL CEMENTING PRACTICES IN THE UNITED STATES
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 has been...

API WORLDWIDE CEMENTING - Worldwide Cementing Practices
January 1, 1991 - API

Several thousand wells are drilled and completed annually throughout the world - some productive of oil or gas and some that are dry - yet during this drilling and completion process most of these wells are cased, with the casing set in the borehole, surrounded by cement. In 1959, the API published...

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