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    GUIDE TO INSTALLATION AND USE OF VALVES

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1985

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    Committees responsible
    Guide
    Section one. General
    1.1 Scope
    Section two. Service and environmental considerations
    2.1 Fluid
    2.2 Pressure-temperature rating
    2.3 Layout and siting
    2.4 Bending strength
    2.5 Fire-tested
    2.6 Pressure surge and cycling
    2.7 Throttling
    2.8 Flow coefficients
    2.9 Effects of temperature
    2.10 Trapped pressure
    2.11 Corrosion
    2.12 Stem sealing
    2.13 Cryogenic services
    2.14 Operating effort
    2.15 Vibration
    Section three. Storage and handling
    3.1 General
    3.2 Handling
    3.3 Storage
    Section four. Installation
    4.1 General
    4.2 Inspection
    4.3 Threaded valve/pipe assembly
    4.4 Flanged joint assembly
    4.5 Weld joint assembly
    4.6 Testing and adjustment
    Section five. Operation and maintenance
    5.1 General
    5.2 Operation of manual valves
    5.3. Operation of power actuated valves
    5.4 Quarter turn valves
    5.5 Noise
    5.6 Maintenance

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    Especially relevant for petroleum and petrochemical industries etc. Covers service and environmental considerations; storage and handling; installation; and operation and maintenance.

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    Committee PSE/7
    Development Note Supersedes 84/72775 DC (09/2005) Reviewed and confirmed by BSI, October 2012. (09/2012)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Current

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

    BS 5155(1984) : 1984 SPECIFICATION FOR BUTTERFLY VALVES
    BS 5353(1989) : 1989 SPECIFICATION FOR STEEL PLUG VALVES
    BS 7350(1990) : 1990 SPECIFICATION FOR DOUBLE REGULATING GLOBE VALVES AND FLOW MEASUREMENT DEVICES FOR HEATING AND CHILLED WATER SYSTEMS
    BS 5158(1989) : 1989 SPECIFICATION FOR CAST IRON PLUG VALVES
    BS 5154(1991) : 1991 SPECIFICATION FOR COPPER ALLOY GLOBE, GLOBE STOP AND CHECK, CHECK AND GATE VALVES

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    BS 1414(1975) : 1975 SPECIFICATION FOR STEEL WEDGE GATE VALVES (FLANGED AND BUTT WELDING ENDS) FOR THE PETROLEUM, PETROCHEMICAL AND ALLIED INDUSTRIES
    BS 5156(1985) : 1985 SPECIFICATION FOR DIAPHRAGM VALVES
    BS 5163(1974) : AMD 2379 SPECIFICATION FOR PREDOMINANTLY KEY-OPERATED CAST IRON GATE VALVES FOR WATERWORKS PURPOSES
    BS 5151(1974) : 1974 SPECIFICATION FOR CAST IRON GATE (PARALLEL SLIDE) VALVES FOR GENERAL PURPOSES
    BS 5153(1974) : 1974 SPECIFICATION FOR CAST IRON CHECK VALVES FOR GENERAL PURPOSES
    BS 5352(1981) : 1981 SPECIFICATION FOR STEEL WEDGE GATE GLOBE AND CHECK VALVES 50 MM AND SMALLER FOR THE PETROLEUM PETROCHEMICAL AND ALLIED INDUSTRIES
    BS 5159(1974) : 1974 SPECIFICATION FOR CAST IRON AND CARBON STEEL BALL VALVES FOR GENERAL PURPOSES
    BS 5154(1983) : AMD 5119 SPECIFICATION FOR COPPER ALLOY GLOBE GLOBE STOP AND CHECK CHECK AND GATE VALVES
    BS 1873(1975) : 1975 SPECIFICATION FOR STEEL GLOBE AND GLOBE STOP AND CHECK VALVES (FLANGED AND BUTT WELDING ENDS) FOR THE PETROLEUM, PETROCHEMICAL AND ALLIED INDUSTRIES
    BS 6364:1984 SPECIFICATION FOR VALVES FOR CRYOGENIC SERVICE
    BS 5158(1975) : LATEST SPECIFICATION FOR CAST IRON PLUG VALVES
    BS 5150(1974) : 1974 SPECIFICATION FOR CAST IRON WEDGE AND DOUBLE DISK GATE VALVES FOR GENERAL PURPOSES
    BS 5351(1976) : LATEST
    BS 5353(1980) : LATEST SPECIFICATION FOR PLUG VALVES
    BS 5152(1974) : 1974 SPECIFICATION FOR CAST IRON GLOBE AND GLOBE STOP AND CHECK VALVES FOR GENERAL PURPOSES
    BS 1868(1975) : 1975 SPECIFICATION FOR STEEL CHECK VALVES (FLANGED AND BUTT-WELDING ENDS) FOR THE PETROLEUM, PETROCHEMICAL AND ALLIED INDUSTRIES
    BS 5157(1974) : AMD 3930 SPECIFICATION FOR STEEL GATE (PARALLEL SLIDE) VALVES FOR GENERAL PURPOSES
    BS 4504-3.3(1989) : 1989 CIRCULAR FLANGES FOR PIPES, VALVES & FITTINGS (PN DESIGNATED) - STEEL, CAST IRON & COPPER ALLOY FLANGES - SPECIFICATION FOR COPPER ALLOY AND COMPOSITE FLANGES
    BS 5160(1977) : AMD 3933 SPECIFICATION FOR FLANGED STEEL GLOVE VALVES GLOBE STOP AND CHECK VALVES AND LIFT TYPE CHECK VALVES FOR GENERAL PURPOSES
    BS 5155(1984) : 1984 SPECIFICATION FOR BUTTERFLY VALVES
    BS 6755-2(1987) : 1987 TESTING OF VALVES - SPECIFICATION FOR FIRE TYPE-TESTING REQUIREMENTS
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