Field instruments specification launched for review

JIP33 has issued “S-718 field instruments” for public review. The consultation period runs for four weeks and will close on November 18th.

The purpose of this specification is to define a minimum common set of specification requirements for the procurement of Electronic Transmitters – Pressure, Differential Pressure and Temperature in accordance with API RP 551, Second Edition, February 2016, Process Measurement, for application in the petroleum and natural gas industries

The procurement specification follows a common document structure comprising four documents, 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-718/.

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