Important Standards Announcements
API Recommended Practice (RP) 97L,陆上井施工接口文件has been published. The new RP is designed to improve communication between onshore well operators and drilling contractors to enhance overall safety and environmental management planning and provides guidance to improve the types of information shared between a well’s lease owner and the drilling contractor.
API推荐规程（RP）1183，Assessment and Management of Dents in Pipelineshas been published. The new RP is designed to help maintain the structural integrity of pipelines by addressing mechanical issues. It gives operators the tools needed to help ensure pipeline infrastructure is safe, reliable, and efficient.
API 520 Part I, 10th版本，炼油厂减压装置的尺寸、选择和安装-已发布大小和选择。该标准提供了重要的定径程序，使操作人员在为炼油厂选择减压装置时能够获得正确的规格。
API Specification 2C, 8th版本，Offshore Pedestal-mounted Cranes，结合了两种与结构考虑和海底提升相关的新设计方法。API Spec 2C也是API会标程序的一部分，该程序证明了该行业所用选定产品的制造工艺。
API RP 2D, 7th版本，海上起重机的操作和维护, provides greater insight on the requirements of API RP 2D-2 and is also a companion to API Spec 2C that establishes general principles for the safe operation and maintenance of these offshore cranes. API offers extensive training opportunities on RP 2D across the globe to improve operating techniques and safety.
API RP 2D-2第1部分st版本，海上基座式起重机起重工、操作员和检查员的培训，establishes guiding principles for training personnel to operate and maintain these cranes. The standard also provides the requirements for personnel to be certified as either a crane operator, rigger, or inspector.
API标准2510，第9版，液化石油气装置的设计与施工covers the design, construction, and location of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) storage installations and handling facilities. Revisions to API 2510 help address the safety of LPG storage installations by employing good engineering practices during both the design and construction of these facilities and addresses environmental protection.