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Storage Tank Inspection - API 653


Arrelic define API 653 Above Ground Storage Tank Certification Preparation Program is designed to equip individuals with broad knowledge base relating to inspection, repair, alteration and reconstruction of above ground storage tanks.


  • Code calculations and inspection intervals for new and degraded storage tanks in relation to corrosion rates and allowances

  • API Standard 650, Welded Tanks for Oil Storage,

  • Thickness calculations for tank shells and floors

  • Working pressure and temperature requirement

  • API Standard 653, Tank Inspection, Repair, Alteration, and Reconstruction,

  • Tank settlement and distortion evaluation

  • Hydraulic testing and impact test requirements and exemptions


This program benefits employers and the industry as a whole by helping to:

  • Provide a continued high level of safety through the use of inspectors specialized in above ground storage tanks

  • Improve management control of storage tank inspection, repair, alteration and reconstruction

  • Reduce the potential for inspection delays resulting from regulatory requirements


Engineers, Inspectors Designers & operating persons in the oil, gas and petrochemical industry. Those seeking better understanding of use of codes and standards in storage tank industries, knowledge of design criteria, repairs alteration and understanding al in-service inspection & test requirements.

  • KIIT-TBI, Campus - XI, KIIT University, Patia, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India - 751024
  • +91 98610 15544
  • +91 98610 15544
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