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The Drilling and Production Operations Subcommittee (DPOS) conducts advocacy and promotes sound practices on drilling and production operational matters.  In this role, the DPOS acts on existing and emerging issues, and develops recommended practices and guidelines. Also, it serves as a forum for coordination with government agencies and other domestic and international industry groups to facilitate communications on operational, safety, and training issues that may impact exploration and production activities.
DPOS Standards Action List - Nov 2020.pdfDPOS Standards Action List - Nov
API Procedures for Standards Development-2019.pdfAPI Procedures for Standards
API Document Formatting and Style Manual - 2020 Edition.pdfAPI Document Formatting and Style Manual - 2020
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 Ballot IDStatusResultsOpensClosesDescription
Committee ID : 15842201DPOS: Bull 100-3 Task Group
6043ClosedIn Progress04/10/202305/26/2023API 100-3, 2nd Ed - Comment-only Ballot
Committee ID : 3038Drilling and Production Operations Subcommittee
5445ClosedPass03/17/202105/17/2021RP 92M 1st Ed Addendum 1 - Influx Management, Annex A
5446ClosedPass03/17/202105/17/2021RP 92S 1st Ed Addendum 1 - Influx Management, Annex A
5614ClosedPass09/30/202111/19/2021RP 31A Withdrawal - Standard Form for Hardcopy Presentation of Downhole Well Log Data
5615ClosedPass09/30/202111/19/2021RP 45 Withdrawal - Analysis of Oilfield Waters
5616ClosedPass09/30/202111/19/2021RP 51 Withdrawal - Onshore Oil and Gas Production Practices for Protection of the Environment
5675ClosedResolution Required01/10/202203/21/2022RP 79-1, 1st Ed, Tripping Operations in Hydrostatically Overbalanced Wells
5692ClosedResolution Required02/25/202205/09/2022RP 92C, 1st Ed - Managed Pressure Drilling Operations – Controlled Mud Level (CML)
5789ClosedPass05/26/202208/26/2022Bull 4565 - Habitat Conservation: Industry Fundamentals
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