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    Road tank vehicles for dangerous goods - Tankers for compressed liquefiable gases

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

    Superseded date:  30-06-2017

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1999

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    1 - AS 2809.3-1999 ROAD TANK VEHICLES FOR DANGEROUS GOODS - TANKERS FOR COMPRESSED LIQUEFIABLE GASES
    4 - PREFACE
    6 - SECTION 1 SCOPE AND GENERAL
    6 - 1.1 SCOPE
    6 - 1.2 APPLICATION
    6 - 1.3 OBJECTIVE
    6 - 1.4 NEW DESIGNS AND INNOVATIONS
    6 - 1.5 INTERPRETATIONS
    6 - 1.6 REFERENCED DOCUMENTS
    6 - 1.7 DEFINITIONS
    7 - SECTION 2 TANKS, ACCESSORIES AND COMPONENTS
    7 - 2.1 GENERAL
    7 - 2.1.1 Tank design
    7 - 2.1.2 Components required
    8 - 2.1.3 Suitability
    9 - 2.1.4 Valve materials
    9 - 2.1.5 Tanker loading connections
    9 - 2.2 PROTECTION AGAINST ESCAPE OF CARGO
    9 - 2.2.1 Valving
    9 - 2.2.2 Pipeline shut-off valve
    9 - 2.2.3 Outlet protection
    9 - 2.2.4 Control of quick-closing valves
    10 - 2.2.5 Selection of excess-flow valves
    10 - 2.2.6 Installation of excess-flow valves
    10 - 2.3 SAFETY VALVES
    10 - 2.3.1 Provision of safety valves
    10 - 2.3.2 Installation
    10 - 2.3.3 Hydrostatic relief valves
    10 - 2.4 MANUAL SHUT-OFF VALVES
    10 - 2.5 DISCHARGE PROVISION
    10 - 2.6 VEHICLE CABLING AND ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT
    10 - 2.6.1 Application
    11 - 2.6.2 Protection of wiring
    11 - 2.6.3 Battery
    11 - 2.6.4 Battery-isolation switch
    11 - 2.6.5 Vehicle rollover device
    11 - 2.6.6 Hazardous locations
    12 - 2.6.7 Cabling to hazardous areas of Zone 2
    12 - 2.6.8 Cabling to hazardous areas of Zone 1
    12 - 2.6.9 Sparking equipment
    12 - 2.6.10 Electrical bonding
    12 - 2.6.11 Earthing point
    14 - 2.7 PIPEWORK AND PIPE FITTINGS
    14 - 2.7.1 Design
    14 - 2.7.2 Joints
    14 - 2.7.3 Testing of pipework
    14 - 2.7.4 Flexible pipe connections
    15 - 2.7.5 Bleed valves
    15 - 2.8 CONTENTS GAUGE
    15 - 2.8.1 General
    15 - 2.8.2 Location
    15 - 2.8.3 Gauge bleed hole
    15 - 2.8.4 Marking
    15 - 2.9 GAUGES
    15 - 2.9.1 Pressure gauge
    15 - 2.9.2 Temperature gauge
    15 - 2.10 PUMPS AND COMPRESSORS
    15 - 2.10.1 Suitability
    15 - 2.10.2 Pressure limitation
    15 - 2.10.3 Pumps
    16 - 2.10.4 Compressors
    16 - 2.10.5 Location of controls
    16 - 2.11 TRANSFER HOSES AND HOSE COUPLINGS
    16 - 2.11.1 Transfer hose
    16 - 2.11.2 Hose assembly testing
    16 - 2.11.3 Protection of hoses
    16 - 2.12 TANK IDENTIFICATION
    17 - SECTION 3 FLAMMABLE GASES
    17 - 3.1 VALVES
    17 - 3.2 PUMPS
    17 - 3.3 TRANSFER HOSE
    17 - 3.4 TRANSFER HOSE COUPLINGS
    17 - 3.5 TANKER TRANSFER PROTECTION
    18 - SECTION 4 ANHYDROUS AMMONIA TANKERS
    18 - 4.1 VALVE MATERIAL
    18 - 4.2 TRANSFER HOSE
    18 - 4.3 TRANSFER HOSE COUPLING
    18 - 4.4 TEMPERATURE GAUGE
    18 - 4.5 IGNITION SOURCE AND HOT WORK
    19 - SECTION 5 INSPECTION AND MAINTENANCE
    20 - APPENDIX A - REFERENCED DOCUMENTS
    21 - APPENDIX B - CALCULATION OF AGGREGATE DISCHARGE CAPACITY FOR SAFETY VALVES

    Abstract - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Specifies requirements for the design, construction and inspection and testing for vehicles which are constructed specifically as road tankers and for conventional vehicles that are provided with transportable tanks. This edition introduces changes to vehicular cabling and electrical equipment. These changes are derived from the National Fire Protection Association (USA).

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    Committee ME-057
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes
    Under Revision

    History - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    First published as part of AS 2090.2-1979 and AS 2090.3-1979.AS 2090.2-1979 and AS 2090.3-1979 revised, amalgamated and redesignated AS 2809.3-1985.Second edition 1999. First published as part of AS 2090.2-1979 and AS 2090.3-1979. AS 2090.2-1979 and AS 2090.3-1979 revised, amalgamated and redesignated AS 2809.3-1985. Second edition 1999.

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

    AS 4041-1998 Pressure piping
    AS 1796-2001 Certification of welders and welding supervisors (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS 2212-1979 Elastomeric hose and hose assemblies for transferring anhydrous ammonia
    AS 2022-1983 Anhydrous ammonia - Storage and handling (known as the SAA Anhydrous Ammonia Code)
    AS/NZS 2053.7:2002 Conduits and fittings for electrical installations Rigid metal conduits and fittings (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS/NZS 2053.1:2001 Conduits and fittings for electrical installations General requirements (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS/NZS 2053.1:1995 Conduits and fittings for electrical installations - General requirements
    AS/NZS 2053.2:1995 Conduits and fittings for electrical installations - Rigid plain conduits and fittings of insulating material
    AS 2809.1-1999 Road tank vehicles for dangerous goods - General requirements
    AS 2380.9-1991 Electrical equipment for explosive atmospheres - Explosion-protection techniques Type of protection n - Non-sparking
    AS 1210-1997 Pressure vessels
    AS 1210-1989 Unfired Pressure Vessels (known as the SAA Unfired Pressure Vessels Code)
    AS/NZS 2053.2:2001 Conduits and fittings for electrical installations Rigid plain conduits and fittings of insulating material (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS/NZS 1596:1997 Storage and handling of LP Gas
    AS/NZS 1020:1995 The control of undesirable static electricity
    AS/NZS 3788:1996 Pressure equipment - In-service inspection
    AS 1271-1997 Safety valves, other valves, liquid level gauges, and other fittings for boilers and unfired pressure vessels
    AS 4041-2006 Pressure piping (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS D26-1972 Tube fittings with dryseal American standard taper pipe and unified threads for automotive and industrial use (imperial units) (Reconfirmed 2018)
    AS/NZS 1596:2002 The storage and handling of LP Gas
    AS 1271-2003 Safety valves, other valves, liquid level gauges and other fittings for boilers and unfired pressure vessels (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS/NZS 3788:2006 Pressure equipment - In-service inspection
    AS/NZS 2022:2003 Anhydrous ammonia - Storage and handling
    AS 1349-1986 Bourdon tube pressure and vacuum gauges (Reconfirmed 2018)
    AS 1796-1993 Certification of welders and welding supervisors
    AS/NZS 2053.7:1995 Conduits and fittings for electrical installations - Rigid metal conduits and fittings
    AS/NZS 1200:1994 Pressure equipment
    AS/NZS 1200:2000 Pressure equipment
    AS/NZS 1869:1996 Hose and hose assemblies for liquefied petroleum gases (LP Gas), natural gas and town gas
    AS 2430.1-1987 Classification of hazardous areas - Explosive gas atmospheres

    Standards Referencing This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    AS 4976-2008 The removal and disposal of underground petroleum storage tanks
    AS/NZS 1596:2002 The storage and handling of LP Gas
    AS 1869-1991 Hose and hose assemblies for liquefied petroleum gases (LPG), natural gas and town gas
    AS 3961-2005 The storage and handling of liquefied natural gas
    AS 2187.2-2006 Explosives - Storage and use Use of explosives
    AS 2809.1-1999 Road tank vehicles for dangerous goods - General requirements
    AS 4041-2006 Pressure piping (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS/NZS 2022:2003 Anhydrous ammonia - Storage and handling
    AS/NZS 1596:1997 Storage and handling of LP Gas
    AS/NZS 2430.3.8:2004 Classification of hazardous areas Examples of area classification - Surface coatings and adhesives
    AS/NZS 3788:2006 Pressure equipment - In-service inspection
    AS 1210-1997 Pressure vessels
    HB 13-2007 Electrical equipment for hazardous areas
    AS/NZS 2430.3.3:2004 Classification of hazardous areas - Examples of area classification - Flammable liquids
    AS/NZS 2927:2001 The storage and handling of liquefied chlorine gas
    HB 13-2000 Electrical equipment for hazardous areas
    AS/NZS 3788:2001 Pressure equipment - In-service inspection
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