AMERICAN PETROLEUM INSTITUTE - API (PETROLEUM)
What is API - Petroleum?
The American Petroleum Institute (API) is the largest U.S. trade association for the oil and natural gas industry. It claims to represent nearly 600 corporations involved in production, refinement, distribution and many other aspects of the petroleum industry.
The association describes its mission as to promote safety across the industry globally and influence public policy in support of a strong, viable U.S. oil and natural gas industry.
API’s chief functions on behalf of the industry include advocacy, negotiation, and lobbying with governmental, legal, and regulatory agencies; research into economic, toxicological, and environmental effects; establishment and certification of industry standards; and education outreach.
API both funds and conducts research related to many aspects of the petroleum industry.
Benefits of API - Petroleum Certification
Who can be certified API - Petroleum Certification?
API are producers, refiners, suppliers, pipeline operators, and marine transporters, as well as service and supply companies that support all segments of the industry.
Document required for API - Petroleum Certification
The extent of Documented Information differs as per:
Role of Shamkris and Process of API - Petroleum Certification
Shamkris adopts a results-oriented approach to effective system implementation in the organization. A simple and practical method of system implementation helps organizations increase business efficiency and sustainability. Shamkris supports 100% documentation to obtain an accreditation body of success in addition to enhanced performance.
The implementation process is described below:
Implementing Management System
Year on Year
In its first 100 years, API has developed more than 700 standards to enhance operational safety, environmental protection, and sustainability across the industry, especially through these standards being adopted globally.