STP7B: Chapter 2 Measurement and Calculation of Volume

    Pages: 2    Published: Jan 1956


    There are five steps involved in the determination of standard bulk quantities of liquid petroleum and its products. These steps, each covered by an appropriate ASTM Standard, are:

    1. Measurement of Volume by Gaging

    2. Determination of Average Temperature

    3. Tests for API and Specific Gravity

    4. Test for Suspended Water and Sediment

    5. Volume Calculations and Corrections

    Paper ID: STP43641S

    Committee/Subcommittee: D02.02

    DOI: 10.1520/STP43641S

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