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API Std 2015

$129.00 $64.50

Requirements for Safe Entry and Cleaning of Petroleum Storage Tanks, Seventh Edition
standard by American Petroleum Institute, 05/01/2014

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Description

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,
  • pipelines and terminals,
  • bulk storage,
  • ethanol facilities.
    • This standard provides requirements for safely planning, coordinating, and conducting tank entry and cleaning operations, from removal from service through return to service.

      This standard does not and cannot cover every possible unique hazard or situation that may arise during tank cleaning operations. Site, product, and tank-specific hazards and situations must be addressed by employers using the appropriate principles and considerations provided for by this standard.

      Product Details

      Edition:
      7th
      Published:
      05/01/2014
      Number of Pages:
      68
      File Size:
      1 file , 520 KB
      Product Code(s):
      K20157, K20157, K20157
      Note:
      This product is unavailable in Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Syria
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API Std 2015

$204.00 $102.00

Requirements for Safe Entry and Cleaning of Petroleum Storage Tanks, Eighth Edition
standard by American Petroleum Institute, 01/01/2018

Category:

Description

API Std 2015 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; pipelines and terminals; bulk storage and ethanol facilities. This standard provides requirements for safely planning, coordinating, and conducting tank entry and cleaning operations, from removal from service through return to service. Specific topics covered include:

  • storage tank hazards (oxygen deficiency/enrichment, fires/explosions, toxic substances, stress exposures, and physical hazards);
  • vapor/gas freeing, degassing, and ventilating;
  • sludge and residue removal;
  • unique tanks (>200 ft diameter, double bottoms/walls, low-pressure tanks, and conservation tanks);
  • iron sulfide, hydrogen sulfide, lead, and hazardous waste;
  • control of ignition sources;
  • air monitoring equipment; and
  • floating roof hazards.

This standard does not and cannot cover every possible hazard or situation that may arise during tank cleaning operations. Site-, product-, and tank-specific hazards and situations must be addressed by employers using the appropriate principles and considerations provided for by this standard.

Product Details

Edition:
8th
Published:
01/01/2018
Number of Pages:
146
File Size:
1 file , 1.3 MB
Redline File Size:
2 files , 5.2 MB
Product Code(s):
K20158, K20158, K20158, K20158, K20158, K20158
Note:
This product is unavailable in Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Syria