Federal Register: February 23, 2010 (Volume 75, Number 35)
DOCID: fr23fe10-42 FR Doc 2010-3500
DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
National Institute of Standards and Technology
DOCUMENT ACTION: Notice of intent to develop or revise standards and request for public comment and participation in standards development.
Announcement of the American Petroleum Institute's Standards Activities
The American Petroleum Institute (API), with the assistance of other interested parties, continues to develop standards, both national and international, in several areas. This notice lists the standardization efforts currently being conducted by API committees. The publication of this notice by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) on behalf of API is being undertaken as a public service. NIST does not necessarily endorse, approve, or recommend the standards referenced.
American Petroleum Institute's Standards Activities
The American Petroleum Institute develops and publishes voluntary
standards for equipment, materials, operations, and processes for the
petroleum and natural gas industry. These standards are used by both
private industry and by governmental agencies. All interested persons
should contact the appropriate source as listed for further information.
Exploration & Production:
RP 10B6, Recommended Practice on Determining the Static Gel Strength of Cement Formulations, 1st Ed.
RP 13D, Rheology and Hydraulics of Oilwell Drilling Fluids, 6th Ed. RP 17AA, Addendum to Design and Operation of Subsea Production SystemsPetroleum and natural gas industriesDesign and operation of subsea production systemsPart 1: General requirements and
recommendations, 4th Ed.
RP 17Q, Recommended Practice for Subsea Qualification, 1st Ed. RP 19G4, Practices for Sidepocket Mandrels and Related Equipment, 1st Ed.
RP 19G9, Design, Operation, and Troubleshooting of Dual Gaslift Wells, 1st Ed.
RP 2EQ, Seismic Design Procedures and Criteria for Offshore Structures, 1st Ed.
RP 2MOP, Marine Operations, 1st Ed.
RP 2T, Planning, Designing and Constructing Tension Leg Platforms, 3rd Ed.
RP 5LT, Recommended Practice for Truck Transportation of Line Pipe, 1st Ed.
Spec 10A, Specification for Cements and Materials for Well Cementing, 24th Ed.
Spec 11B, Specification for Sucker Rods, 27th. Ed.
Spec 13A, Specification for Drilling Fluid Materials, 18th Ed. Spec 17D, Subsea Wellhead and Christmas Tree Equipment, 2nd Ed. Spec 17E, Specification for Subsea Umbilicals, 4th Ed.
Spec 19G1, Sidepocket Mandrels, 1st Ed.
Spec 19G2, Flowcontrol Devices for Sidepocket Mandrels, 1st Ed. Spec 2SF, Manufacture of Structural Steel Forgings for Primary Offshore Applications, 1st Ed.
Spec 5CRA, Specification for Corrosion Resistant Alloy Seamless Tubes for Use as Casing, Tubing and Coupling Stock, 1st Ed.
Spec 5CT, Specification for Casing and TubingPetroleum and natural gas industriesSteel pipes for use as casing or tubing for wells, 9th Ed.
Spec 5ST, Specification for Coiled Tubing, 1st Ed.
Spec 6A, Specification for Wellhead and Christmas Tree Equipment, 20th Ed.
Spec 7K, Drilling and Well Servicing Equipment, 5th Ed.
Spec 8CA3, Addendum 3 to Specification for Drilling and Production Hoisting Equipment (PSL 1 and PSL 2)(Modified), Petroleum and natural gas industriesDrilling and production equipmentHoisting equipment, 4th Ed.
Spec Q1A1, Addendum 1 to Specification for Quality Programs for the Petroleum and Natural Gas Industry, 8th Ed.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT
All contact individuals listed in the supplementary information section of this notice may be reached at the American Petroleum Institute.