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By Clifford Matthews

The API person Certification courses (ICP) are good tested within the oil/gas/petroleum industries. This advisor studies considered one of API's 3 major ICPs: API 653: qualified garage tank inspector. It discusses key definitions and scope, inspection regimes and checking out options with regards to tank layout, linings, welds, safeguard structures, fix and alteration.

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These definitions have some implications as to the applicability of other sections in the code. 4 summarizes the eight definitions. 21: recognized toughness This rather strangely titled definition is in recognition of a link to section 5 of API 653 which covers the avoidance of brittle fracture in storage tanks (both new and repaired). Brittle fracture at low ambient temperature is one of the few catastrophic failure mechanisms that can affect storage tanks so API 653 contains quite a bit of content aimed at avoiding it.

A) Branched and dagger-shaped cracks & (b) Isolated, large and deep individual pits & (c) Straight cracks & (d) External corrosion with wall thinning and pitting & Q13. API 571: soil corrosion: protection Which of these would be used to reduce the amount of soil corrosion of a storage tank? (a) Caustic protection & (b) Cathodic protection & (c) Anodic protection & (d) More post-weld heat treatment & Q14. API 571: soil corrosion: critical factors What effect does metal temperature have on the rate of soil corrosion?

A) Double roof type & (b) Geodesic dome type & (c) Breather type & (d) Pan type & Q4. API 575: atmospheric storage tank roofs Which of these is not a floating roof design? (a) Pan type 30 & An Introduction to API RP 575 & & & (b) Pontoon type (c) Double-deck type (d) Lifter type Q5. API 575: atmospheric storage tank roofs Why do some floating-roof tanks have an additional dome roof on the top? (a) To keep the rain out & (b) To decrease the vapour pressure of the stored product & (c) To increase the vapour pressure of the stored product & (d) Both (a) and b) above & Q6.

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