In This Issue

PHMSA Survey of Voluntary Adoption of API RP 1173 for Gas Distribution Systems

[Docket No. PHMSA-2022-0060]

PHMSA has revised the voluntary PSMS implementation survey form for gas distribution operators and is open for a 30-day public comment period ending May 11, 2023. For a copy of the revised form, contact Jessica Foley. Comments can be submitted electronically at

RCP Offers PSMS Development and Gap Analysis
RCP has extensive experience in developing, assessing, and implementing safety management systems. RCP subject matter experts played an instrumental role in conducting industry research for the development and creation of API 1173, including the public awareness materials and the planning, implementation, and program effectiveness tools used throughout the industry.

PSMS programs provide proven benefits to operational productivity and efficiency through:
– Improving personnel and pipeline safety performance
– Installing a continuous improvement mindset
– Enabling active engagement with company leadership

Contact Jessica Foley to discuss how investing in your Pipeline Safety Management System can benefit you!