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BS EN 14460:2006

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Explosion resistant equipment

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Hardcopy , PDF

Language(s)

English

Published date

28-02-2007

This standard specifies requirements for explosion-pressure-resistant and explosion pressure shock-resistant equipment. This standard is applicable to process vessels and systems. It is not applicable to individual items of equipment such as motors and gearboxes that may be designed to withstand an internal explosion, which are the subject of EN 13463-3. This standard is valid for atmospheres having pressures ranging from 800 hPa to 1100 hPa and temperatures ranging from ­ 20 °C to + 60 °C. This standard may also be helpful for the design, construction, testing and marking of equipment intended for use in atmospheres outside the validity range stated above, as far as this subject is not covered by specific standards. This standard applies to equipment and combinations of equipment where deflagrations may occur and is not applicable to equipment and combination of equipment where detonation may occur. This standard should not be used for offshore applications. It is essential that this standard be used for equipment made of metallic materials only.

Committee
EXL/23
DevelopmentNote
Supersedes 02/540413 DC (02/2007) Supersedes 16/30348296 DC. (04/2018)
DocumentType
Standard
Pages
22
PublisherName
British Standards Institution
Status
Current
SupersededBy
Supersedes

Standards Relationship
SN EN 14460 : 2006 Identical
UNI EN 14460 : 2006 Identical
I.S. EN 14460:2006 Identical
UNE-EN 14460:2006 Identical
DIN EN 14460:2007-07 Identical
NBN EN 14460 : 2006 Identical
NEN EN 14460 : 2018 Identical
DIN EN 14460 E : 2007 Identical
NF EN 14460 : 2018 Identical
I.S. EN 14460:2018 Identical
NS EN 14460 : 2018 Identical
ONORM EN 14460 : 2018 Identical
EN 14460:2018 Identical

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