Category Archives: Perforating


An Important set of practices has been adopted by the industry to ensure the safe use of explosives in an ‘Oil Field Environment’.  The API RP 67 provides guidance on those minimum requirements.  

Highlights include;

  • Stray Voltage Checks
  • Check-Fire and Firing Panel Key Proceedures
  • Arming Electrically then Ballistically
  • Disarming Ballistically then Electrically