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 Committee Scope

SC 16 develops and maintains standards covering:

  • choke and kill systems (TG 1), Spec 16C;
  • control systems and drilling well control equipment (TG 2), Spec 16D;
  • drill-through equipment (TG 3), Spec 16A;
  • marine drilling riser systems (TG 4), Spec 16F RP 16Q, Spec 16R;
  • coiled tubing well control, (TG 5), RP 16ST;
  • underbalanced drilling (TG 6), Spec 16RCD;
  • repair and remanufacture of drill-through equipment (TG 7), Std 16AR (under development).

You can get further details and scopes of the Series 16 standards in the Exploration and Production section of the API Publications catalog.


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 Ballot IDStatusResultsOpensClosesDescription
Committee ID : 1667SC16: Voting Group 1 - 16A; 16C; 16D; 16AR, 16ST
3395ClosedPass11/12/201412/19/2014Reaffirmation of 16ST, 1st Edition
3503ClosedPass03/09/201504/20/2015Spec 16A, 4th Edition
3541ClosedPass04/03/201505/15/201516AR, 1st Edition
3618ClosedPass07/22/201509/02/2015Spec 16D, 3rd edition
3711ClosedPass10/12/201511/13/2015Withdrawal Annex B of 16A
3788ClosedPass02/18/201603/31/201616C, Addendum 1
3832ClosedPass03/14/201604/11/201616A, 4th Edition Re-ballot
3818ClosedPass03/04/201604/15/201616AR Re-ballot 2
3872OpenIn Progress05/06/201605/27/2016Re-ballot 16C, Addendum 1
3862OpenIn Progress04/22/201606/03/201616TR2, 1st Edition
3875OpenIn Progress05/12/201606/09/2016S53, Addendum 1
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