Cimtas Pipe - LSAW Pipe Works, has successfully completed the API (American Petroleum Institute) approval process and is now authorized to apply the API monogram / API QR Marks on the Longitudinally Submerged Arc Welded (LSAW) pipes it will produce.

Having commenced operations in July 2017, and celebrated its official inauguration in September 2017, LSAW Pipe Works has obtained API approval in a remarkable short time, following the demonstration of the Company’s capabilities to API.

In addition to its existing ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 certifications, Cimtas Pipe - LSAW Pipe Works is now certified with:

• API Specification Q1 (Registration number Q1-3475)
• API Specification 5L (Certificate number 5L-1137)*
• API Specification 2B (Certificate number 2B-0189)

* The license scope of the API 5L authorization covers X80M pipes (in PSL2), X80MO pipes for Offshore Service Applications (Annex J), and X70MS pipes for Sour Service Applications (Annex H).