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  • BS 5422(2001) : 2001

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    METHOD FOR SPECIFYING THERMAL INSULATING MATERIALS FOR PIPES, TANKS, VESSELS, DUCTWORK AND EQUIPMENT OPERATING WITHIN THE TEMPERATURE RANGE -40 DEGREE C TO +700 DEGREE C

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    Superseded date:  01-01-2009

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-2001

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Committees responsible
    Foreword
    Introduction
    1 Scope
    2 Normative references
    3 Definitions
    4 Application of this standard
    5 General requirements
    6 Refrigeration applications
    7 Chilled and cold water applications
    8 Central heating, air conditioning and direct hot
       water supply installations in non-domestic
       applications
    10 Process pipework and equipment applications
    11 Protection against freezing
    Annex A (informative) - Determination of environmental
            thickness
    Annex B (informative) - Default values for use in
            BS EN ISO 12241 heat transfer calculations
    Annex C (informative) - Summary of criteria used to
            establish the tables
    Annex D (informative) - Outside diameters of steel and
            copper pipes
    Annex E (informative) - Explanation of "Class 0" rating
            and "limited combustibility"
    Annex F (normative) - Method for assessing the system load
            for refrigeration pipe-work
    Annex G (normative) - Calculation of economic insulation
            thickness
    Bibliography

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    Gives a method for specifying requirements for thermal insulating materials on pipes, tanks, vessels, ductwork and equipment for certain defined applications and conditions within the temperature range -40 degree C to +700 degree C. Also describes the physical requirements for the insulating material.

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    Committee RHE/9
    Development Note Supersedes 01/706326 DC and BS 5422(1990) (12/2001) Reviewed and Confirmed by BSI, August 2007. (07/2007)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes

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

    BS PD6686(2006) : 2006 GUIDANCE ON DIRECTIVES, REGULATIONS AND STANDARDS RELATED TO PREVENTION OF FIRE AND EXPLOSION IN THE PROCESS INDUSTRIES
    BS 5422(2009) : 2009 METHOD FOR SPECIFYING THERMAL INSULATING MATERIALS FOR PIPES, TANKS, VESSELS, DUCTWORK AND EQUIPMENT OPERATING WITHIN THE TEMPERATURE RANGE -40 DEGREE C TO +700 DEGREE C
    08/30166539 DC : DRAFT JULY 2008 BS 6798 - SPECIFICATION FOR INSTALLATION AND MAINTENANCE OF GAS-FIRED BOILERS OF RATED INPUT NOT EXCEEDING 70 KW NET
    I.S. 327-4:1987 DOMESTIC INSTALLATIONS USING LIQUEFIED PETROLEUM GASES
    14/30285453 DC : 0 BS 5410-1 - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR OIL FIRING - PART 1: INSTALLATIONS UP TO 45 KW OUTPUT CAPACITY FOR SPACE HEATING AND HOT WATER SUPPLY PURPOSES
    11/30229801 DC : 0 BS 6644 - SPECIFICATION FOR THE INSTALLATION OF GAS-FIRED HOT WATER BOILERS OF RATED INPUTS BETWEEN 70 KW (NET) AND 1.8 MW (NET) (2ND AND 3RD FAMILY GASES)
    BS 5410-1(1997) : 1997 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR OIL FIRING - PART 1: INSTALLATIONS UP TO 45 KW OUTPUT CAPACITY FOR SPACE HEATING AND HOT WATER SUPPLY PURPOSES
    BS 5306-2(1990) : 1990 FIRE EXTINGUISHING INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - SPECIFICATION FOR SPRINKLER SYSTEMS
    BS 6798(2009) : 2009 SPECIFICATION FOR INSTALLATION AND MAINTENANCE OF GAS-FIRED BOILERS OF RATED INPUT NOT EXCEEDING 70 KW NET
    BS 5970(2001) : 2001 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THERMAL INSULATION OF PIPEWORK AND EQUIPMENT IN THE TEMPERATURE RANGE OF -100 DEGREE C TO +870 DEGREE C
    BS 799-4(1991) : 1991 OIL BURNING EQUIPMENT - SPECIFICATION FOR ATOMIZING BURNERS (OTHER THAN MONOBLOC TYPE) TOGETHER WITH ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT FOR SINGLE BURNER AND MULTI BURNER INSTALLATIONS
    BS 5410-3:1976 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR OIL FIRING - INSTALLATIONS FOR FURNACES KILNS OVENS AND OTHER INDUSTRIAL PURPOSES
    03/310868 DC : DRAFT JUNE 2003 BS 6644 - SPECIFICATION FOR INSTALLATION OF GAS-FIRED HOT WATER BOILERS OF RATED INPUTS BETWEEN 70KW (NET) AND 2MW (GROSS) (2ND AND 3RD FAMILY GASES)
    08/30147222 DC : DRAFT JUNE 2008 BS 5422 - METHOD FOR SPECIFYING THERMAL INSULATING MATERIALS FOR PIPES, TANKS, VESSELS, DUCTWORK AND EQUIPMENT OPERATING WITHIN THE TEMPERATURE RANGE -40 DEGREE C TO +700 DEGREE C
    BS 6644(2005) : 2005 SPECIFICATION FOR INSTALLATION OF GAS-FIRED HOT WATER BOILERS OF RATED INPUTS BETWEEN 70 KW (NET) AND 1.8 MW (NET) (2ND AND 3RD FAMILY GASES)
    BS 5410-1(2014) : 2014 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR OIL FIRING - PART 1: INSTALLATIONS UP TO 45 KW OUTPUT CAPACITY FOR SPACE HEATING AND HOT WATER SUPPLY PURPOSES
    I.S. ICP 3:1989 DOMESTIC INSTALLATIONS FOR MANUFACTURED AND NATURAL GAS
    DIN EN ISO 12241:2008-11 THERMAL INSULATION FOR BUILDING EQUIPMENT AND INDUSTRIAL INSTALLATIONS - CALCULATION RULES
    BS EN ISO 12241:2008 (published 2009-05) Thermal insulation for building equipment and industrial Installations. Calculation rules
    ISO 12241:2008 Thermal insulation for building equipment and industrial installations Calculation rules
    I.S. EN ISO 12241:2008 THERMAL INSULATION FOR BUILDING EQUIPMENT AND INDUSTRIAL INSTALLATIONS - CALCULATION RULES
    BS 5410-1:2014 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR OIL FIRING - PART 1: INSTALLATIONS UP TO 45 KW OUTPUT CAPACITY FOR SPACE HEATING AND HOT WATER SUPPLY PURPOSES
    BS 5422:2009 (published 2009-11) Method for specifying thermal insulating materials for pipes, tanks, vessels, ductwork and equipment operating within the temperature range -40C to +700C
    BS 5410-1:1997 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR OIL FIRING - PART 1: INSTALLATIONS UP TO 45 KW OUTPUT CAPACITY FOR SPACE HEATING AND HOT WATER SUPPLY PURPOSES
    EN ISO 12241 : 2008 THERMAL INSULATION FOR BUILDING EQUIPMENT AND INDUSTRIAL INSTALLATIONS - CALCULATION RULES

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

    BS 476-4(1970) : 1970 FIRE TESTS ON BUILDING MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES - PART 4: NON-COMBUSTIBILITY TEST FOR MATERIALS
    BS 5970(2001) : 2001 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THERMAL INSULATION OF PIPEWORK AND EQUIPMENT IN THE TEMPERATURE RANGE OF -100 DEGREE C TO +870 DEGREE C
    BS 4370-2(1993) : 1993 METHODS OF TEST FOR RIGID CELLULAR MATERIALS - METHODS 7 TO 9
    BS EN 1057 : 2006 COPPER AND COPPER ALLOYS - SEAMLESS, ROUND COPPER TUBES FOR WATER AND GAS IN SANITARY AND HEATING APPLICATIONS
    BS 3177(1959) : 1959 METHOD FOR DETERMINING THE PERMEABILITY TO WATER VAPOUR OF FLEXIBLE SHEET MATERIALS USED FOR PACKAGING
    ISO 1182:2010 Reaction to fire tests for products Non-combustibility test
    BS 476-11(1982) : 1982 FIRE TESTS ON BUILDING MATERIALS AND STRUCTURE - PART 11: METHOD FOR ASSESSING THE HEAT EMISSION FORM BUILDING MATERIALS
    BS 476-6(1989) : 1989 FIRE TESTS ON BUILDING MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES - PART 6: METHOD OF TEST FOR FIRE PROPAGATION FOR PRODUCTS
    BS 476-7(1997) : 1997 FIRE TESTS ON BUILDING MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES - PART 7: METHOD OF TEST TO DETERMINE THE CLASSIFICATION OF THE SURFACE SPREAD OF FLAME OF PRODUCTS
    BS EN ISO 12241:2008 (published 2009-05) Thermal insulation for building equipment and industrial Installations. Calculation rules
    BS 0-3(1997) : 1997 A STANDARD FOR STANDARDS - PART 3: SPECIFICATION FOR STRUCTURE, DRAFTING AND PRESENTATION
    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 476-12(1991) : 1991 FIRE TESTS ON BUILDING MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES - PART 12: METHOD OF TEST FOR IGNITABILITY OF PRODUCTS BY DIRECT FLAME IMPINGEMENT
    BS 3600(1997) : 1997 SPECIFICATION FOR DIMENSIONS AND MASSES PER UNIT LENGTH OF WELDED AND SEAMLESS STEEL PIPES AND TUBES FOR PRESSURE PURPOSES
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