In 2001, the NCCER pipeline program was developed in cooperation with the American Petroleum Institute (API). NCCER's program was developed to assist pipeline owners in complying with the Operator Qualification (OQ) Rule. more

Nov 7, 2017 12:05 PM Training & Human Resources

API-12F represents welded shop-fabricated steel tanks. The tank, as described in this standard, allows for uniformity, mass production and adaptability. more

Oct 26, 2017 9:00 AM Tanks/Terminals/Storage

The American Petroleum Institute (API) has released a new study showing the natural gas and oil industry supported 10.3 million U.S. jobs and added $1.3 trillion to the nation's economy in 2015. more

Sep 27, 2017 8:38 AM Training & Human Resources

In a joint paper, the three organizations, which collectively represent more than 750 international oil and gas companies in the U.S., Canada and Mexico, highlighted their support for market-oriented policies and opportunities for commercial growth more

Sep 7, 2017 7:00 AM Refining/Petrochemical

API has released a new study on the benefits natural gas brings to the nation in terms of consumer savings, family-sustaining jobs and economic growth. more

Aug 9, 2017 10:16 AM Natural Gas

The U.S. oil and natural gas industry's total employment impact to the national economy in 2015 amounted to 10.3 million full-time and part-time jobs. more

Aug 2, 2017 10:39 AM Training & Human Resources

Total petroleum deliveries moved up 2.6% from June 2016 and were up by 1.0% from May to average 20.3 MMbpd in June, according to the American Petroleum Institute. more

Jul 31, 2017 9:43 AM Refining/Petrochemical

The domestic oil and natural gas industry spent an estimated $122.8 billion in drilling approximately 28,809 oil and natural gas wells in 2015, according to API's 2015 Joint Association Survey on Drilling Costs. more

Jun 22, 2017 3:07 PM Drilling & Exploration

API President and CEO Jack Gerard welcomed the State Department's approval of the cross-border permit needed for the advancement of the Keystone XL pipeline. more

Mar 27, 2017 9:57 AM Pipeline/Transportation

API launched Power Past Impossible, a national advertising campaign to highlight how natural gas and oil provide enormous value to Americans' everyday lives. more

Feb 7, 2017 9:48 AM Health, Safety & Environmental

Total petroleum deliveries in October moved up 3.0 percent from October 2015 to average 20.1 million barrels per day, and were the highest October deliveries in nine years, since 2007. more

Nov 21, 2016 10:48 AM Refining/Petrochemical