The American Petroleum Institute (API) organizes 2016 API Tanks, Valves, and Piping Conference & Expo during October 12-13 in Las Vegas, USA. API is the only national trade association that represents all aspects of America’s oil and natural gas industry. Its members are producers, refiners, suppliers, marketers, pipeline operators and marine transporters, as well as service and supply companies that support all segments of the industry.
Erik Stark, Technical Manager of Outokumpu will have a presentation at the event titled “Possibilities and limitations with duplex stainless steel in storage tanks according to API 650”. The presentation gives information about the opportunities when using duplex stainless steels for storage tanks and also what the manufacturer has to think about when using duplex stainless steel.