Tag: API

Amanda Eversole to join API as COO

Amanda Eversole will join API this fall as its Chief Operating Officer, a new position focused on building and implementing a strategic plan for the natural gas and oil industry.

API CEO Jack Gerard to retire

After 10 years running one of Washington’s most influential associations covering all aspects of the oil and natural gas sector, API President and CEO Jack Gerard announced he will not make another long-term commitment to API and will step down when his current contract ends in August 2018.

Total, API sign agreement

Total and Erg have signed an agreement with the Italian Group API to sell their fuel marketing and refining assets in the TotalErg joint venture (Erg 51%, Total 49%).

Metallurgical selection for piping in the process industry

Many industrial accepted standards for pressure design address all aspects of piping design for chemical plants and refineries; none discuss all of the considerations for metallurgical selection. These code standards do list materials that are acceptable for use in chemical plants and refineries.This paper discusses some but not all of the resources that a designer can reference in properly selecting materials for an application.

TimkenSteel gets API-5CT certification

TimkenSteel has added another quality certification to its list of credentials, receiving its American Petroleum Institute (API) Q1 certification in March, 2017.

EEMUA simplifies specification of line pipes

The Engineering Equipment and Materials Users Association (EEMUA) Publication 233, Line pipe Specification – clauses has been prepared as an addendum to API 5L/ISO 3183, based on EEMUA members’ specific requirements for both onshore and offshore line pipe materials.

SXP wins first API 5CRA certificate

The American Petroleum Institute (API) has certified SXP, Mississippi, USA as the first company worldwide in accordance to API 5CRA, license number API 5CRA-0001. Schulz Xtruded Products was established in 2011, since when it has been focusing on catering hot extruded and cold finished high corrosion resistant pipe for the oil and gas industry.

New high-speed pipe purging system

High-speed pipe purging system QuickPurge® III for purging tube, pipe and pipeline joints for welding cuts waiting times and amortise themselves in less than one weld.

API award at RathGibson

USA's primary trade association of the country's oil and natural gas industry, the API, has recently awarded John McManus, RathGibson's Director of Subsea Umbilical Sales, the 25+ Years of Service Recognition Award and a Subcommittee Commendation.

Stainless leak-free plugs

Lee Products' new stainless-steel AFO (Axial Force Only) plugs are designed to handle high-pressure, high-temperature manifold applications, such as those occurring in the petrochem and offshore oil industry.