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    PLASTICS PIPEWORK (THERMOPLASTICS MATERIALS) - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THE INSTALLATION OF UNPLASTICIZED PVC PIPEWORK FOR GRAVITY DRAINS AND SEWERS

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Withdrawn date:  01-01-2009

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1980

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    Cooperating organizations
    Code of practice
    1 Scope
    2 References
    3 Flow properties
    4 Types of joints
    5 Storage, handling and transport
    6 Inspection
    7 Installation
    8 Inspection and testing
    9 Cleaning and repair
    Appendix
    A Tests for suitability of soil material (imported or
       local) for surrounding buried plastics pipes
    Tables
    1 Sizes of pipe specified in BS 4660 and BS 5481
    2 Suitable materials for bedding and surrounding pipes
    Figures
    1 Discharge rates of clean sewers made from
       unplasticized PVC pipes in the nominal size range
       from 110 to 630 for different gradients based on a
       roughness, ks, of 0.006 mm
    2 Discharge rates of mature sewers made from
       unplasticized PVC pipes in the nominal size range
       from 110 to 630 for different gradients
    3 Details of concrete surround
    4 Alternative to concrete surround as shown in figure 3
    5 Bedding details for a pipe in a narrow trench
    6 Bedding details for a pipe in a wide trench
    7 Unplasticized PVC pipe passing through a wall
    8 Sections through typical adaptors to join
       unplasticized PVC pipes to pipes of other materials

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    Covers various aspects such as flow characteristics,joints, testing and maintenance.

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    Committee PRI/88
    Development Note Supersedes 77/50946 DC (09/2005)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Withdrawn

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

    BS 7158(1989) : 1989 SPECIFICATION FOR PLASTICS INSPECTION CHAMBERS FOR DRAINS
    BS 4660(2000) : 2000 THERMOPLASTICS ANCILLARY FITTINGS OF NOMINAL SIZES 110 AND 160 FOR BELOW GROUND GRAVITY DRAINAGE AND SEWERAGE
    BS 4660:1973 SPECIFICATION FOR UNPLASTICIZED PVC UNDERGROUND DRAIN PIPE AND FITTINGS
    BS 6785:1986 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR SOLAR HEATING SYSTEMS FOR SWIMMING POOLS
    BS 8301(1985) : 1985 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR BUILDING DRAINAGE
    BS 6880-3(1988) : 1988 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR LOW TEMPERATURE HOT WATER HEATING SYSTEMS OF OUTPUT GREATER THAN 45 KW - INSTALLATION, COMMISSIONING AND MAINTENANCE
    BS 4660(1989) : 1989 SPECIFICATION FOR UNPLASTICIZED POLYVINYL CHLORIDE (PVC-U) PIPES AND PLASTICS FITTINGS OF NOMINAL SIZES 110 AND 160 FOR BELOW GROUND GRAVITY DRAINAGE AND SEWERAGE
    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 7158(2001) : 2001 PLASTICS INSPECTION CHAMBERS FOR DRAINS AND SEWERS - SPECIFICATION
    BS 8005-1(1987) : 1987 SEWERAGE - GUIDE TO NEW SEWERAGE CONSTRUCTION
    BS 4962(1989) : 1989 SPECIFICATION FOR PLASTIC PIPES AND FITTINGS FOR USE AS SUBSOIL FIELD DRAINS
    BS 4660:2000 (published 2002-12) Thermoplastics ancillary fittings of nominal sizes 110 and 160 for below ground gravity drainage and sewerage
    BS 4660(1989) : 1989 SPECIFICATION FOR UNPLASTICIZED POLYVINYL CHLORIDE (PVC-U) PIPES AND PLASTICS FITTINGS OF NOMINAL SIZES 110 AND 160 FOR BELOW GROUND GRAVITY DRAINAGE AND SEWERAGE

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    BS CP312-1(1973) : 1973 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR PLASTICS PIPEWORK (THERMOPLASTICS MATERIAL) - GENERAL PRINCIPLES AND CHOICE OF MATERIAL
    BS 5481(1977) : 1977 SPECIFICATION FOR UNPLASTICIZED PVC PIPE AND FITTINGS FOR GRAVITY SEWERS
    BS CP301(1971) : LATEST BUILDING DRAINAGE
    BS CP312-3(1973) : 1973 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR PLASTICS PIPEWORK (THERMOPLASTICS MATERIAL) - POLYETHYLENE PIPES FOR THE CONVEYANCE OF LIQUIDS UNDER PRESSURE
    BS 882(1973) : LATEST
    BS 410(1980) : LATEST
    BS 2494(1976) : 1976 SPECIFICATION FOR ELASTOMERIC SEALS FOR JOINTS IN PIPEWORK AND PIPELINES
    BS 6031(1981) : 1981 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR EARTHWORKS
    BS 4660:1973 SPECIFICATION FOR UNPLASTICIZED PVC UNDERGROUND DRAIN PIPE AND FITTINGS
    BS 1201-2(1973) : LATEST
    BS CP312-2(1973) : 1973 AMD 2337 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR PLASTICS PIPEWORK (THERMOPLASTICS MATERIAL) - UNPLASTICIZED PVC PIPEWORK FOR THE CONVEYANCE OF LIQUIDS UNDER PRESSURE
    BS 4346-3(1974) : LATEST
    BS 5911-2(1982) : 1982 PRECAST CONCRETE PIPES AND FITTINGS FOR DRAINAGE AND SEWERAGE - SPECIFICATION FOR INSPECTION CHAMBERS IN STREET GULLIES
    BS CP2005(1968) : LATEST SEWERAGE
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