API Inspector job in Oil and Gas Industry

what is API inspector Job? API stands for American Petroleum Institute. the API manage certification programs called ICP. Since 1989, API’s Individual Certification Programs (ICP) have provided the petroleum and petrochemical industries with an independent and unbiased way to evaluate the knowledge and experience of technical and inspection personnel. These certification programs are based on the industry-developed standards that are recognized and used with confidence worldwide. Inspector, in general, means as an official employed to ensure that official regulations are obeyed. So API inspector is an inspector certified by API organization to ensure regulation for equipment is obeyed by the operating company. People who have an API certification can perform an inspection on company behalf and make a justification or recommendation for the equipment.   API inspector Job – API 570 Piping inspector API 570 Piping inspector jobs are conduct inspection and evaluation of in-service pipe. During the inspection, he[…]

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IDMS integrity database management system best practice 1

IDMS integrity database management system First time I saw an IDMS integrity Database Management System was in 2008 when I joined RBI engineer Training. In 2013, I joined a IDMS user training and in 2014 I attended “IDMS train the trainer”. Now I am a SME – subject expert matter, IDMS admin and a trainer for IDMS software.   IDMS integrity database management system – understanding Fixed equipment You need have a good technical background to use an IDMS software or at least you have 1 year field experience related to fixed equipment. Fixed equipment example are tank, pressure vessel, vent stack, flare stack, pipe, pipeline, PSV, valve, breather valve etc. You need understand material specifications used in fixed equipment such as A516 grade 60/70 for pressure vessel, A36 for tank, A106 grade B for process piping and power piping, API 5L grade B for pipeline, A105 for flange material[…]

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