BS EN ISO 13503-3. Petroleum and natural gas industries. Completion fluids and materials Part 3. Testing of heavy brines
|Standard number:||21/30433762 DC|
|Status:||Draft for Comment|
This standard 21/30433762 DC BS EN ISO 13503-3. Petroleum and natural gas industries. Completion fluids and materials is classified in these ICS categories:
- 75.100 Lubricants, industrial oils and related products
This document covers the physical properties, potential contaminants and test procedures for heavy brine fluids manufactured for use in oil and gas well drilling, completion, and workover fluids.
This document generally refers to API RP 13J, 5th edition (2014) for description of methods for assessing the performance and physical characteristics of heavy brines for use in field operations.
This document supplements API RP 13J, 5th edition (2014), the requirements of which are applicable with the exceptions specified in this document. This document provides more suitable method descriptions for determining the formate brines pH and crystallization temperature at ambient pressure compared to the methods provided by API RP 13J, 5th edition (2014).
This document is intended for the use of manufacturers, service companies and end-users of heavy brines.