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  • BS 2594(1975) : 1975

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    SPECIFICATION FOR CARBON STEEL WELDED HORIZONTAL CYLINDRICAL STORAGE TANKS

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  23-01-2006

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1975

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    Specification
    1 Scope
    2 References
    3 Information to be supplied by the purchaser
    4 Working conditions
    5 Standard tank sizes
    6 Forms of construction
    7 Materials
    8 Design
    9 Shop fabrication
    10 Tank testing
    11 Calibration
    12 Inspection
    13 Marking
    14 Preparation for despatch
    Tables
    1A Dimensions and capacities of horizontal underground
        and above-ground storage tanks with dished and
        flanged ends
    1B Dimensions and capacities of horizontal underground
        and above-ground storage tanks utilizing existing
        imperial dished and flanged ends
    2A Dished and flanged end configuration (metric)
    2B Dished and flanged end configuration (existing
        imperial sizes)
    3 Dimensions for manholes
    4 Dimensions for cradle supports
    Figures
    1 Dished and flanged end configurations
    2 General dimensions
    3 Types of shell construction
    4 Method of welding ends to shell
    5 Method of attaching internal partitions to shell
    6 Method of welding lapped circumferential seams
    7 Manhole details
    8 Lifting lugs
    9 Saddle supports

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    Establishes requirements for the design and construction of carbon steel fusion welded horizontal cylindrical storage tanks with dished and flanged ends for storage of liquids. Includes both aboveground tanks with saddle supports and underground tanks. Covers references, information to be supplied by the purchaser, working conditions, standard tank sizes, forms of construction, shop fabrication, tank testing, calibration, inspection, marking and preparation for despatch.

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    Committee PVE/21
    Development Note Supersedes 73/37789 DC (08/2003) Reviewed and confirmed by BSI, October, 2004. (11/2004)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes

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

    BS 799-5(1987) : 1987 OIL BURNING EQUIPMENT - SPECIFICATION FOR OIL STORAGE TANKS
    BS 5624(1978) : 1978 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THE LINING OF VESSELS AND EQUIPMENT FOR CHEMICAL PROCESSES: COPPER AND COPPER ALLOYS
    BS 5908(1990) : 1990 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR FIRE PRECAUTIONS IN THE CHEMICAL AND ALLIED INDUSTRIES
    BS 6880-2(1988) : 1988 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR LOW TEMPERATURE HOT WATER HEATING SYSTEMS OF OUTPUT GREATER THAN 45 KW - SELECTION OF EQUIPMENT
    BS PD5500(2000) : 2000 SPECIFICATION FOR UNFIRED FUSION WELDED PRESSURE VESSELS

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    BS 5493(1977) : 1977 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR PROTECTIVE COATING OF IRON AND STEEL STRUCTURES AGAINST CORROSION
    BS 639(1986) : 1986 SPECIFICATION FOR COVERED CARBON AND CARBON MANGANESE STEEL ELECTRODES FOR MANUAL METAL-ARC WELDING
    BS 5289(1976) : 1976 CODE OF PRACTICE - VISUAL INSPECTION OF FUSION WELDED JOINTS
    BS 4190(2001) : 2001 ISO METRIC BLACK HEXAGON BOLTS, SCREWS AND NUTS - SPECIFICATION
    BS 4360(1990) : 1990 SPECIFICATION FOR WELDABLE STRUCTURAL STEELS
    BS 4232(1967) : 1967 SPECIFICATION FOR SURFACE FINISH OF BLAST CLEANED STEEL FOR PAINTING
    BS 3601(1987) : 1987 SPECIFICATION FOR CARBON STEEL PIPES AND TUBES WITH SPECIFIED ROOM TEMPERATURE PROPERTIES FOR PRESSURE PURPOSES
    BS 21(1985) : 1985 SPECIFICATION FOR PIPE THREADS FOR TUBES AND FITTINGS WHERE PRESSURE-TIGHT JOINTS ARE MADE ON THE THREADS (METRIC DIMENSIONS)
    BS 4165(1984) : 1984 SPECIFICATION FOR ELECTRODE WIRES AND FLUXES FOR THE SUBMERGED ARC WELDING OF CARBON STEEL AND MEDIUM TENSILE STEEL
    BS 5135(1984) : 1984 SPECIFICATION FOR ARC WELDING OF CARBON AND CARBON MANGANESE STEELS
    BS 1387(1985) : 1985 SPECIFICATION FOR SCREWED AND SOCKETED STEEL TUBES AND TUBULARS AND FOR PLAIN END STEEL TUBES SUITABLE FOR WELDING OR FOR SCREWING TO BS 21 PIPE THREADS
    BS 799-5(1987) : 1987 OIL BURNING EQUIPMENT - SPECIFICATION FOR OIL STORAGE TANKS
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