Subsea Well Control Equipment API Std 53 Audit

The scope will be to conduct a full gap analysis on a rig’s DTE equipment and API STD 53.

This audit will consist of a thorough review of the BOP systems, including control systems, against the equipment requirements of API STD53, 5th edition Dec 2018, and will include:

  • Design and installation
  • Equipment maintenance
  • Equipment testing
  • Equipment record books

It will be conducted by a qualified well control equipment (WCE) surveyor and a qualified electronic control systems (ECS) surveyor.

The surveyors will review all the documentation and Inspections will be carried out utilizing manufacturers’ recommended practices, national and international rules and regulations, codes of practice, and current industry standards.