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  • API Calendar

    Standards. API works with leading industry subject matter experts to develop and maintain over 700 Standards and Recommended Practices for the natural gas and oil industry that drive safety, environmental protection and sustainability across industry operations.

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  • API

    The American Petroleum Institute (API) is the only national trade association that represents all aspects of America’s oil and natural gas industry. Our more than 600 corporate members, from the largest major oil company to the smallest of independents, come from all segments of the industry.

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  • The Truth About U.S. Crude Storage OilPrice

    The current media narrative is pushing the idea that the U.S. is rapidly running out of storage capacity for crude oil and yet this couldn’t be further from the truth

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  • BERAIssue 5/6 The Oil & Gas IndustryTransportation

    Transportation and storage in the oil and gas industry pertains to the movement of crude oil from the oil fields (where oil has been discovered) to petroleum refineries (where the oil is further processed) to storage areas, where the petroleum products are stored for distribution and emergency reserves.

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  • The Trains They Are A Changin’ – Will New Tank Car

    If as appears likely, US regulators impose new rail tank car safety standards by the end of 2014 including the phasing out of older designs, the cost for a new car could be as much as $150,000. Retrofitting older designs to meet new standards could range between $20,000 and $60,000 per car. The resulting higher lease costs, concerns about safety and lingering logistics issues

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  • New Video Addresses Tank Gauging Hazards Occupa

    Aug 23, 2017 · New Video Addresses Tank Gauging Hazards. It relates the experiences of oil and gas workers who are responsible for tank gauging and sampling crude oil through comments by a truck owner/operator

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  • Oil Storage Tank Life Expectancy, how long does an oil

    Oil Storage Tank Life Expectancy, Causes of Leaks, Steps to Maximize Oil Tank Life. Beginning here with a discussion of above ground oil tank life (AST life) we cover both above ground oil tank life and next, buried oil tank life. We discuss the oil tank life expectancy factors for both ASTs and USTs.

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  • How Oil Prices Are Impacted By Storage Logistics

    4 days Winter Is Coming For Oil Refiners. How Oil Prices Are Impacted By Storage Logistics. contract is the intersection of pipelines in the middle of the crude oil tank farms in Cushing

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  • Out in the Oil FieldTank Coating CoatingsPro Magazine

    Oct 01, 2014 · W hen NTS, Inc. was tasked with coating the interior of a large crude oil storage tank for Occidental of Elk Hills, a large oil field in California, the crew knew it was going to be a job with its fair share of challenges. A tight timeline, winter weather, and all of the safety considerations that come with working in an operating oil field were just a few of the factors that the NTS crew

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  • How Oil Prices Are Impacted By Storage Logistics

    4 days Winter Is Coming For Oil Refiners. How Oil Prices Are Impacted By Storage Logistics. contract is the intersection of pipelines in the middle of the crude oil tank farms in Cushing

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  • Recommended Practices for Storage and Transport of

    Recommended Practices for Storage and Transport of Edible Oils and Fats In temperate and cold climates pipelines should be lagged and also provided with heating, for example by steam tracing lines or electrical heating tape. Heating must be shut off when lines are empty.

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  • This Week in Petroleum Energy Information Administration

    Petroleum product exports rose slightly in the first half of 2019 compared with the first half of 2018. In the first half of 2019, the United States exported 5.47 million barrels per day (b/d) of petroleum products, an increase of 19,000 b/d (0.3%) from the first half of 2018 and the slowest year over year growth rate for any half year in 13 years.

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  • Oil Storage TanksTypes and Installation Options

    Dec 17, 2014 · Oil Storage TanksTank Types. Fuel oil continues to be a frequent choice for homeowners. If you choose residential oil heating, you have the option of several types and shapes of oil storage tanks. Above ground indoor tanksAbove ground indoor storage tanks are large oil storage containers typically kept in a basement, utility room, or an

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