Our centrifugal gas compressors and turboexpanders are built to the rigorous standards of the American Petroleum Institute (API). Our experts provide the know-how to transform your process challenge into a success
Many of our compressors are built according to API specs
Whether you operate in chemical petrochemical to liquefied natural gas (LNG), midstream and fertilizer: chances are, your industry or application will heavily rely on maximum efficiency and reliability in your rotating equipment. And, it must meet the strictest of international regulations, such as API standards.
Committed to serving the needs of the gas and process gas industry, Atlas Copco builds your integrally geared turbocompressors and turboexpanders to comply with those standards.
API codes related to our products
API 617 gas compressors
API 672 air compressors
API 613 gears
API 614 lube oil systems
API 692 (new code) shaft seals
API 691 (new code) risk based machinery management
API 689 (new code) collection analysis & exchange
API 671 couplings
In fact, our know-how helps set industry standards, with our engineers participating in the development of API 617, 7th edition, as well as API 672, 4th edition. What’s more, we also build compressors and expanders that meet both ASME and DIN standards.
Customizing your equipment for API compliance
We can customize your centrifugal gas compressors and turboexpanders to
match the rigorous standards set by API
comply with legislative and regulatory requirements
help boost equipment efficiency inside your process
increase the safety of your operations
What’s more, we have vast experience in handling and executing orders that include API amendments of major players such as Shell, Petronas, ExxonMobile, Reliance.