American Petroleum Institute Standard API Std 620 Design and Construction of Large, Welded, Low-Pressure Storage Tanks - Western Australia

Service summary

You must comply with this Standard if you intend to design and construct low-pressure storage tanks.

This Standard covers the design and construction of large, welded, field-erected low-pressure carbon steel aboveground storage tanks (including flat-bottom tanks) with a single vertical axis of revolution. The rules in this Standard are applicable to tanks that are intended to (a) hold or store liquids with gases or vapours above their surface or (b) hold or store gases or vapours alone.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required by your business.

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American Petroleum Institute Standard API Std 620 Design and Construction of Large, Welded, Low-Pressure Storage Tanks - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on this document.

Administering agency

Department of Mines and Petroleum
Resources Safety

Act(s) name

Dangerous Goods Safety Act 2004 (Western Australia)

Contact details

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Department of Mines and Petroleum
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