New JIP33 specification published – Welding of Pressure Containing Equipment & Piping

JIP33 has published its sixth Phase 3 specification S-705 Welding of Pressure Containing Equipment & Piping.

This specification defines a minimum common set of requirements for procuring Welding of Pressure Containing Equipment & Piping – in accordance with API Recommended Practise 582, Third Edition, May 2016 for use in the petroleum and natural gas industries.

Adri Postema, Director of the JIP33 Programme says:-

“We are happy to announce that the publication of the S-705 Welding of Pressure Containing Equipment & Piping is the 20th JIP33 specification since the start of the program.  This marks an important milestone for the oil & gas sector.  Our teams have worked relentlessly on further harmonizing our company specifications to drive sector wide standardization.  After a year of hard work, more specifications will be announced in the months to come”.

About JIP33

The International Association of Oil & Gas Producers (IOGP) started Joint Industry Programme (JIP)33 in 2016.  Its aim is to develop standardized specifications that enable the industry supply chain to become better, cheaper and faster.

20 specifications have been published and are already delivering benefits for users.  Another 30-plus specifications are in development and will be published by the end of 2020.

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