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IADC Control Valve Qualification Testing Recommendations

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The IADC Control Valve Qualification Testing Recommendation are designed to help improve reliability of hydraulic control valves by providing, within a single document, supplementary requirements for design qualification testing of specified types of BOP control valves. These recommendations are intended to provide guidance to improve safety, reliability, and performance of BOP Controls. Version 1.0 specifically covers SPM and shuttle valves. This evergreen document will be continually supplemented with recommendations for qualification testing for additional critical valves. Purchasers of version 1.0 will receive future updated versions at no additional cost. 11 pages. Copyright © IADC 2018. All rights reserved.