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API Issues Three New Integrity Management Standards for Offshore Natural Gas and Oil Production

Today, API published three new Integrity Management (IM) standards to ensure the continued reliable and efficient operation of offshore floating production platforms, including facilities designed to produce natural gas and oil, and export liquefied natural gas (LNG).  “We continuously publish and revise standards to make offshore natural gas and oil…

API Issues New Standard to Further Worker Safety and Protection of the Environment

Yesterday, the American Petroleum Institute issued a new technical report to aid oil and natural gas companies in selecting the right materials for bolting, a key to safe and reliable operations. “Proper selection of bolting materials used in oil and natural gas exploration and production is vital to the safety…

New oil and gas regulations misguided, counterproductive

By Howard Feldman More than a dozen states, including North Dakota, have now filed a lawsuit challenging the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) latest rule for new oil and natural gas sources. The American Petroleum Institute (API), as well as a number of state associations, is also taking action to prevent…