The new edition of API Std 1104, provides requirements for gas and arc welding used in the construction and in-service repair of pipes and components for the compression, pumping and pipeline transmission of crude oil, petroleum products, fuel gases, carbon dioxide and nitrogen. These requirements improve pipeline safety, structural integrity and efficiency by providing detailed welding procedures for qualified professional welders, inspectors and engineers.
The foundational document and the updates included in the new edition enhance practices during the operation, regular maintenance and repair of pipeline, reducing the possibility of structural breakdowns and releases. Changes in the 22nd edition of Std 1104 include:
Join API September 1 for a webinar to highlight the significant changes to the new edition, and the impact these changes will have on the pipeline construction industry. For more information on API Std 1104, please visit the API website at www.api.org. 2b1af7f3a8