JIP33 has issued “S-715 Coating and Painting Specification” for public review. The consultation period runs for four weeks and will close on February 28th.
The purpose of this specification is to define a minimum common set of supplement requirements for the procurement of coating and painting for offshore, marine coastal and subsea environment in accordance with NORSOK M-501 Edition 6, 2012, Surface Preparation and Protective Coating, for application in the petroleum and natural gas industries.
This JIP33 standardized procurement specification follows a common document structure comprising the four documents as shown below, which together with the purchase order define the overall technical specification for procurement.
It has been developed in consultation with a broad user and supplier base to realize benefits from standardization and achieve significant project and schedule cost reductions.
The files are available to download at https://www.iogp-jip33.org/library/s-715/.
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