S-616 Line Pipe specification launched for review

JIP33 has issued the S-616 Line Pipe specification for public review.  The consultation period will run for four weeks and will close on Tuesday, 08 December 2020 at 23:00 GMT.

The purpose of this specification is to define a minimum common set of supplementary requirements for procurement of line pipe to API Specification 5L 46th Edition 2018 including Errata 1 2018 and ISO 3183 4th Edition 2019 for application in the petroleum and natural gas industries.

The JIP33 standardized procurement specification follows a common document structure comprising of 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-616.

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