Rulemakings. Change in Derating Factor for PA-11. Final Rule 192-108. From .32 to .40. API 5L and 1104. ANSI/API Specification 5L/ISO 3183 “Specification for Line Pipe” (43rd edition and errata, 2004, and 44th edition, 2007).
From .32 to .40
ANSI/API Specification 5L/ISO 3183 “Specification for Line Pipe” (43rd edition and errata, 2004, and 44th edition, 2007).
API 1104 “Welding of Pipelines and Related Facilities” (19th edition 1999, including errata October 31, 2001; and 20th edition 2007, including errata 2008).
Addresses human factors and other aspects of control room management for pipelines where controllers use supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) systems.
Requires operators of gas distribution pipelines to develop and implement integrity management (IM) programs.
The purpose of these programs is to enhance safety by identifying and reducing pipeline integrity risks
Incorporates by reference all or parts of 40 new editions of voluntary consensus technical standards.
This action allows pipeline operators to use current technologies, improved materials, and updated industry and management practices.
1. On-The-Job Performance not to be used as sole assessment method for OQ.
2. OQ plan to be reviewed at the same time as the O&M plan.
3. When the procedure is periodically reviewed, the associated training for that procedure should be reviewed.