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How FAT FINGER Can Help You Implement API Standards for Oilfield Equipment


As the oil and gas industry continues to evolve, the need for standardization and efficiency in operations has never been more critical. The American Petroleum Institute (API) has set forth a series of standards to ensure safety, reliability, and sustainability in the industry. Implementing these standards can be a daunting task, but with the help of FAT FINGER, a digital workflow procedure builder, the process becomes seamless and efficient.

FAT FINGER empowers front-line teams to do their work correctly every time, unlocking operational excellence. In this article, we will explore how FAT FINGER can help implement API standards for oilfield equipment and operations. Request a demo to see how FAT FINGER can revolutionize your operations.

Understanding API Standards

API standards are designed to ensure the safe and efficient operation of oilfield equipment and operations. They cover a wide range of areas, including drilling, production, refining, and transportation. These standards are not only crucial for safety but also for maintaining the integrity of the equipment and the environment.


FAT FINGER’s digital workflow procedure builder allows you to create checklists, workflows, and digital procedures that align with API standards. With features like Drag & Drop Workflow Builder, Mobile & Desktop Workflows, Dashboards, Integrations, Augmented Reality, Connect IoT Devices, and Artificial Intelligence Coaching, FAT FINGER makes it easy to implement and adhere to API standards.

Powerful Checklists with FAT FINGER

With FAT FINGER, you can build powerful checklists to boost operational efficiency and ensure compliance with API standards. Here are some examples:

  • Material Inspection: Ensure the highest quality standards of your products with a digital material inspection. Defects can be identified early in the production process before they become too costly.
  • Quality Control: Reach maximum production potential with customized automated workflow. Generate custom reports that will keep everyone on track for operational excellence.
  • Shift Handover: Modernize your shift transition and watch the savings skyrocket. Automate tedious tasks and keep your entire team in the loop.
  • Facility Inspection: Ensure your facility keeps running without a hitch with this effective facility inspection workflow. Generate professional reports in an instant.
  • Line Changeover: Seamlessly transition between processes with our line changeover solution. Get your team synced up in no time with automated recurring scheduling.
  • Electronic Field Ticket: Upgrade your ticketing system and save big. Boost your team’s productivity with automated field reporting, workforce scheduling, and invoicing.


Implementing API standards for oilfield equipment and operations is crucial for safety, efficiency, and sustainability. With FAT FINGER’s digital workflow procedure builder, you can easily create checklists, workflows, and digital procedures that align with these standards. Not only does this ensure compliance, but it also boosts operational efficiency and productivity. Build a safety checklist with FAT FINGER today and revolutionize your operations.

Take the first step towards optimizing your oilfield equipment and operations by implementing API standards. Enhance efficiency, safety, and reliability in your operations. Don’t wait, get started today! Request A Demo now.