PHMSA Gas Transmission (GT) Integrity Management
Time: 01/17/2017 12:59 PM

Topic: Assessment Methods

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   » Assessment Methods

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Related Protocol Questions:

B.01 Assessment Methods

Verify that the operator's Baseline Assessment Plan (BAP) specifies an assessment method(s) for each covered segment that is best suited for identifying anomalies associated with specific threats identified for the segment. [192.919(b), 192.921(a), 192.921(c), and 192.921(h)]

B.03 Use of Prior Assessments

If prior assessments are used in the BAP, verify that the assessment methods used meet the requirements of 192.921(a) and that remedial actions have been carried out to address conditions listed in 192.933. Prior assessments are those that were completed prior to December 17, 2002. [192.921(e)]

F.02 Reassessment Methods

Verify that the approach for establishing the reassessment method is consistent with the requirements in 192.937(c). [192.937(c) and 192.941]

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