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Andrew Lindsay
Consultant
IONIK Consulting, Australia, Joined Feb 2008, 1

Andrew Lindsay

Consultant
IONIK Consulting,
Australia,
Joined Feb 2008
1
07:31 Feb-04-2008
API 1104 vs DNV-OS-F101

Is anyone aware of a comparison between the two above mentioned codes?


    
 
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Michael Moles †2014 *1948
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06:50 Feb-04-2008
Re: API 1104 vs DNV-OS-F101
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: Is anyone aware of a comparison between the two above mentioned codes?
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Andrew:
To the best of my knowledge, there is no documented comparison of the two codes. However, they are quite different in philosophy. The DNV code is rigorous and statistically based, while the API code is more flexible. If you want in-depth comments, contact Ed Ginzel (consultant) at eginzel@mri.on.ca.
Michael



    
 
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