API Certifications

Sharpe Engineering currently hold three API (American Petroleum Institute) quality certifications. API Spec Q1 certification is regarded as the highest level of quality management system (QMS) accreditation in the Oil & Gas industry.

API Q1 – Certificate (1)​

Our current API certifications
API Q1 (Cert No. Q1-1410) which scope of certification licences Sharpe to undertake the   manufacture, repair and remanufacture of casing pup joints, accessories and drill stem elements.
API 5CT (Cert No. 1545) which scope of certification licences Sharpe to undertake the manufacture of:

  • Casing or Tubing Pup Joints at Group 1, J55/PSL 1, K55/PSL 1, N80(1)/PSL 1;
  • Manufacture Accessories at Group 1, J55/PSL 1, K55/PSL 1, N80(1)/PSL 1;
  • Threader.
API 7-1 (Cert No. 1085) which scope of certification licences Sharpe to manufacture or repair the following:

  • Drill Stem Subs;
  • Threading on rotary shoulder connections.

Note: Sharpe Engineering is currently exempt from clause 5.4 Design and Development as our scope of activity relates to API Specification 7-1 and API Specification 5-CT.

Should our client’s have projects that demand additional API licences – Sharpe Engineering would be happy to investigate any opportunity to support.


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