API Calculation To Determine Oil Volume

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T007 October 2, 2022 - October 13, 2022 Cairo - EGYPT $ 3750

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T007 January 15, 2023 - January 19, 2023 Online $ 1900

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T007 April 16, 2023 - April 20, 2023 Berlin $ 5000

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T007 July 16, 2023 - July 20, 2023 Bangkok $ 4500

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This course covers the methods and techniques for accurate measurement of crude oil and refined products at a fundamental level. The course provides a fundamental basis in static measurement, principles of operation of the primary dynamic meters and a base knowledge on meter proving and factor calculation as well as the meter/tank ticket calculations. The course uses the API Manual of Petroleum Measurement Standards and the ASTM Test Methods as the basis for instruction.

The Delegates

Personnel with a basic knowledge of the oil & gas business, especially pipeline, refining and production operations. Measurement operators, technicians, and engineers who would like to get a more firm foundation and/or are new to liquid volume measurement .

The Contents

  • Properties of petroleum
  • Testing and significance of testing for properties of petroleum
  • Principles of testing for API gravity and S&W (base methods)
  • Laboratory and classroom demonstrations and exercises
  • Static measurement
  • Basic principle of volume measurement by liquid level
  • Fundamentals of tank calibration by the manual method
  • Calibration, gauging and sampling equipment
  • Fundamentals of tank gauging and sampling
  • Calculation of a basic run ticket
  • Field and classroom exercises, including calculation exercises
  • Dynamic measurement
  • Theory of operation and use of PD, Turbine, Coriolis and Ultrasonic meters
  • Theory of operation and use of displacement provers
  • Calculation of basic meter factor from proving
  • Overview of LACT/ACT installations
  • Field and classroom exercises, including calculation exercises
  • Oil Loss Analysis
  • Introduction to need for oil loss analysis and good measurement
  • Course assessment  .


  • Great Discount for companies and governmental Organizations .
  • All programs are held in five star hotels .
  • All lecturers have sufficient knowledge and experience to implement the programs at an optimal level .
  • Large package of services is offered to the participants .

The Discount

10% in case of Three P. (or more)

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