Pipeline Safety Management

The Pipeline Safety Management Systems API RP 1173 recommended practice is centered on leadership and management commitment. The Plan-Do-Check-Adjust (Shewhart cycle) illustrates an iterative four-step management method that is featured in this practice for the control and continuous improvement of processes and products.

API RP 1173: Plan-Do-Check-Adjust

FACILEX® Pipeline Safety Management Suite

FACILEX® is a suite of applications designed to implement all of the elements depicted in the API RP 1173 management system diagram:


These user friendly applications promote the adoption and enforcement of policies & procedures, thereby enhancing safety, performance and regulatory compliance. Data across all the applications can be aggregated and reported.