AOC has delivered thousands of sustainable Risk Based Inspection (RBI) programs earning the trust of owner operators.
Achieving zero corrosion-related loss of primary containment in the refining industry.
One of the most important steps in an RBI project is the corrosion study or damage mechanism review.
How well do you know RBI? Take this short quiz to test your knowledge of the API 580 risk-based inspection (RBI) work process.
Create mechanical integrity (MI) program value rather than it being seen as a necessary cost to minimize.
Is your Risk Based Inspection (RBI) program aligned with the API 580 Recommended Practice? Are you ready for certification?
A deep dive into quantitative Risk Based Inspection (RBI) as outlined in API 581.
What impact does Risk Based Inspection (RBI) have on my organization?
What's actually going on inside all of that fancy software? An introduction to the API 581 methodology.
How do I use GE APM to perform MI/RBI tasks?
A dysfunctionality found in many refineries, chemical plants, and other production facilities, is a lack of common asset management work processes.
This is a practical approach to incorporating the new PHMSA gas well rules into your integrity program with the rest of your surface and subsurface assets.
A proposal for a risk analysis option that allows for individual damage mechanism risk calculation in API 581
A look at how RBI adds value whether you are just starting out or transitioning from a traditional methodology.
An example to compliment our earlier proposal for a risk analysis option that allows for individual damage mechanism risk calculation in API 581
A look at how the financial sector's concept of Asset Value Management can be applied to the petrochemical industry.
PHMSA has out for comment, draft document information, that clarifies its jurisdiction in relation to OSHA for Midstream Processing Facilities.
When working in Brazil please be aware that Brazil has its own Regulatory Standard – NR13 – that covers the minimum requirements for managing the integrity and inspection of steam boilers, pressure vessels, storage tanks and interconnecting pipes.
Since the evaluation of inspection effectiveness for RBI can be so subjective, following these suggestions can greatly improve the process.
A long-standing vision of AOC, we are well on our way to meeting the goal of having 100% of our RBI staff certified to API 580.