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    Arc-welded steel pipes and fittings for water and wastewater (Reconfirmed 2018)

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF 1 User, PDF 3 Users, PDF 5 Users, PDF 9 Users

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  12-07-2001

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    SECTION 1 SCOPE AND GENERAL 1.1 SCOPE 1.2 REFERENCED DOCUMENTS 1.3 DEFINITIONS 1.4 MARKING 1.5 INFORMATION TO BE SUPPLIED BY THE PURCHASER 1.6 COATING AND LINING 1.7 HANDLING, LIFTING AND STORAGE 1.8 EFFECT ON WATERSECTION 2 RATED PRESSURE 2.1 HYDROSTATICALLY TESTED PIPE 2.2 NON-HYDROSTATICALLY TESTED PIPE 2.3 FITTINGSSECTION 3 MANUFACTURE 3.1 PIPE AND PILES 3.2 FITTINGS 3.3 JOINTSSECTION 4 TESTING 4.1 PIPE 4.2 PILES 4.3 FITTINGS 4.4 JOINTSAPPENDICES A MEANS FOR DEMONSTRATING COMPLIANCE WITH THIS STANDARD B PURCHASING GUIDELINES C ISO STEEL PIPE SIZES D SUGGESTED DIMENSIONS OF BENDS AND DESCRIPTIONS OF FITTINGS E TYPICAL EXAMPLES OF JOINTS F HYDROSTATIC TEST METHOD G METHOD FOR TYPE TESTING OF ELASTOMERIC SEAL JOINTS

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    Specifies requirements for arc welded steel pipes and fittings, with butt-welded seams, having diameters equal to or greater than 100mm nominal size (DN 100), intended for the conveyance of water and waste water at pressures up to 6.8MPa, and for use as piles.

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    This Standard specifies requirements for arc-welded steel pipes and fittings with butt-welded seams, having diameters equal to or greater than 114 mm outside diameter intended for the conveyance of water and wastewater at rated pressures up to 6.8 MPa, and for use as piles.Methods of demonstrating compliance with this Standard are given in Appendix A.NOTE: Purchasing guidelines are given in Appendix B.

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    Committee WS-009
    Document Type Standard
    Product Note Reconfirmed 21/09/2018.<br>This standard has been reconfirmed in Australia in 2018 and remains current in New Zealand. <a href="https://infostore.saiglobal.com/PDFReconfirmed/1579-2001_reconfirmation.pdf">Reconfirmation Notice 21/09/2018</a>
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Current
    Supersedes

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    First published as AS A125-1963.<br>Second edition 1971.<br>Revised and redesignated AS 1579-1973.<br>Second edition 1993.<br>Third edition 2001.<br>Reconfirmed 2018. Originated as AS A125-1963. Previous edition AS 1579-1993. Third edition 2001.

    Standards Referenced By This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    AS/NZS 1594:2002 Hot-rolled steel flat products
    AS 1646.2-2000 Elastomeric seals for waterworks purposes - Material requirements for pipe joint seals used in water and wastewater applications - Specifies by prescription formulation
    AS 1399-1990 Guide to AS 1199 - Sampling procedures and tables for inspection by attributes
    HB 18.28-1991 Guidelines for third-party certification and accreditation General rules for a model third-party certification system for products
    AS 4321-2001 Fusion-bonded medium-density polyethylene coating and lining for pipes and fittings (Reconfirmed 2019)
    AS 1281-2001 Cement mortar lining of steel pipes and fittings (Reconfirmed 2018)
    AS/NZS 3500.0:1995 National Plumbing and Drainage Code - Glossary of terms
    AS/NZS 1554.1:2004 Structural steel welding Welding of steel structures
    AS 4087-1996 Metallic flanges for waterworks purposes
    AS/NZS 1554.1:2000 Structural steel welding Welding of steel structures
    AS/NZS 1594:1997 Hot-rolled steel flat products
    AS/NZS 3678:1996 Structural steel - Hot-rolled plates, floorplates and slabs
    AS/NZS 3500.0:2003 Plumbing and drainage Glossary of terms
    NZS 4404:2010 LAND DEVELOPMENT AND SUBDIVISION INFRASTRUCTURE
    AS 2812-1985 Welding, brazing and cutting of metals - Glossary of terms
    HB 18.28-2005 Conformity assessment - Guidance on a third-party certification system for products
    AS/NZS 4020:2005 Testing of products for use in contact with drinking water
    AS 1978-1987 Pipelines - Gas and liquid petroleum - Field pressure testing (known as the SAA Code for Field Pressure Testing of Pipelines)
    AS 1646.1-2000 Elastomeric seals for waterworks purposes - General requirements
    AS/NZS 4020:1999 Products for use in contact with drinking water
    AS 4087-2004 Metallic flanges for waterworks purposes
    AS 1349-1986 Bourdon tube pressure and vacuum gauges (Reconfirmed 2018)
    AS 1646.3-2000 Elastomeric seals for waterworks purposes - Material requirements for pipe joints seals used in water and wastewater applications with the exception of natural rubber and polyisoprene compounds
    AS 2812-2005 Welding, brazing and cutting of metals - Glossary of terms (Reconfirmed 2018)
    AS 1199-1988 Sampling procedures and tables for inspection by attributes

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    AS 3571.2-2009 Plastics piping systems - Glass reinforced thermoplastics (GRP) systems based on unsaturated polyester (UP) resin Pressure and non-pressure water supply (ISO 10639:2004, MOD)
    AS 2118.1:2017 Automatic fire sprinkler systems General systems
    AS/NZS 4645.2:2008 Gas distribution networks Steel pipe systems
    AS 2159-1995 Piling - Design and installation
    AS 2129-2000 Flanges for pipes, valves and fittings (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS 1646-2007 Elastomeric seals for waterworks purposes (Reconfirmed 2018)
    AS 1697-2005 Installation and maintenance of steel pipe systems for gas
    AS 1697-2005 Installation and maintenance of steel pipe systems for gas
    AS 2419.1:2017 Fire hydrant installations System design, installation and commissioning
    AS 2159-2009 Piling - Design and installation
    AS 4041-2006 Pressure piping
    AS 2518-1992 Fusion-bonded low-density polyethylene coating for pipes and fittings
    AS 2118.9-1995 Automatic fire sprinkler systems Piping support and installation
    AS/NZS 4645.2:2018 Gas distribution networks Steel pipe systems
    AS 3571.1-2009 Plastics piping systems - Glass reinforced thermoplastics (GRP) systems based on unsaturated polyester (UP) resin Pressure and non-pressure drainage and sewerage (ISO 10467:2004, MOD)
    AS/NZS 2327:2017 Composite structures - Composite steel-concrete construction in buildings
    AS 2118.1-2006 Automatic fire sprinkler systems General systems
    AS 4118.2.1-1995 Fire sprinkler systems Piping - General (Reconfirmed 2013)
    AS 2419.1-2005 Fire hydrant installations System design, installation and commissioning
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